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Gillette’s latest ad on ‘toxic masculinity’ triggers heated debate on social media

The ad, which has gone viral with over 2.5 million views, begins with various news reports on the #MeToo movement and gradually moves on to feature sexism in films, violence between boys, harassment in the workplace, bullying, each of which is justified by a subtle, "Boys will be boys."

‘The scariest moment of my life’; Uber rider shares experience as cab goes up in flames

"We stopped and exited the car, only to see it burn down to ashes, and along with it my bag containing my IDs, Dailies and Wallet. I came to know that only the metal skeleton of the seats remained."

Ola blacklists driver after Bengaluru woman shares harrowing experience of her ride

Hazari tweeted that she boarded the cab at 11.31 pm from the Bangalore airport. However, the driver took a separate route than the one suggested by the app to avoid the toll road.

‘Shame on who?’: Lebanese social experiment tries to tackle ‘victim blaming’ culture in rape cases

In the video, a woman actor plays a rape victim while the reactions of the people are captured by a hidden camera. While some people were empathetic towards the girl in the video, others were quick to shame her.

This viral video shows how people flout safety rules at railway crossings

In Amritsar, Dussehra celebration turned into a tragedy as nearly 61 people were killed after a train ploughed into a crowd..

Horrific moment when woman falls off building while taking a selfie

The woman, who was initially identified as a Portuguese holidaymaker, was already dead on arrival of paramedics. A friend of the lady later took to social media and described her as a mother of two, who had recently gone to Panama to work as a teacher.

School bullies destroy boy’s hearing aid; people raise money to buy him a new one

A 10-year-old deaf boy was attacked by bullies in Lister Road in Beechdale, England. A group of six older boy pushed over, kicked and stamped the young boy. The six boys are yet to be identified.

Donald Trump Jr mocks Kavanaugh sexual assault accuser and netizens are furious

The meme irked hundreds of people across social media platforms and many were stunned how he could it in a post #MeToo movement. Many wanted Instagram to ban his account.

US police dept faces backlash online after officer uses taser on 87-year-old grandmother

An officer used the taser on the woman when she didn't obey an order commands to drop the knife in her hand. However, the woman's relatives said said she doesn't speak English and was merely cutting dandelions with a kitchen knife near her home.

Woman dies after husband performs delivery following online videos

The 28-year old woman in Tamil Nadu's Tirupur gave birth to a healthy baby but lost consciousness later. The mother and child were rushed to hospital post the delivery but doctors declared her brought dead. She died due to excessive bleeding.

Air India offers ‘waiver’, not ‘refund’ to traveller after picture of bed bug bites goes viral

The New York-based freelance stylist and events manager wrote that she was travelling with three children and was not allowed a change of seat until "thirty minutes before landing" the next day and after complaining twice.

‘Poverty porn’: Twitterati slam Italian photographer’s depiction of hunger in India

Alessio Mamo's photo series highlighting hunger in India consists of visibly malnourished people with their hands covering their faces in front of, what Mamo explained, was a table that he brought "and some fake food".