Mumbai/New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Former National Commission for Women (NCW) member Shamina Shafiq on Tuesday condemned the Bijnor incident where in a woman has been arrested on charge of torturing her mother-in-law and said it is extremely unfortunate that the laws made by the government for protection of women are abused by them nowadays. Senior lawyer Abha Singh on her part said that the CCTV footage was abhorrent; adding this incident clearly shows how Section 498 A was being misused. She further said that necessary amendment was required in the law so that senior citizens could be protected.
Nupur Patny, a fourth-year student at Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology is developing an augmented-reality-based heat map on a smartphone platform to identify and ascertain sexual harassment-prone areas in Bengaluru.
The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) report last week ranked Delhi as the worst city for water quality, prompting Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is also the DJB chairman, to challenge the Centre for a re-test.
S Jaishankar says that seven decades of foreign policy give us a lot of experience to introspect and think of India's march ahead on the world stage. He talks about defence preparedness, sound economy.
S Jaishankar explains the phases in which the Indian foreign policy changed ever since attaining independence in 1947. He talks about how the foreign policy evolved and adapted itself to the changing geopolitical paradigms throughout the Cold War.
External Affairs Minister and veteran diplomat S Jaishankar explains how global phenomena are ushering in changes in the contemporary geopolitics and how it requires a constant rebalancing of foreign policy.
Jampui Hills, located 210 km away from Agartala, right across the Tripura-Mizoram boundary, is famous for its sweet oranges. The tantalizing sweetness of the small-sized oranges fittingly earned a name of Jampui Kamola (orange) over the decades.
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar talks about the 'perennial' challenge from Pakistan. He says that in the last five years, a different normal has developed and the global conversation on the threat of cross-border terrorism has become serious.
Five months into his new role, Jaishankar will deliver the 4th Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture Thursday in New Delhi. The Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture was instituted in 2016 by The Express Group to mark 25 years of the passing of its founder.