India recently cleared a legislation to more than double the provision for maternity leave to 26 weeks, a move that was widely hailed as a big step forward for working women. 290 more words
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In a new wave of violent attacks, Nigerian students have become a target in India.
The latest attacks in Noida, a town in Uttar Pradesh state, which saw five Nigerians beaten and badly wounded by a mob on Monday (Mar. 320 more words
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) victory in the 2017 Uttar Pradesh (UP) assembly elections has attracted two types of responses. For the party’s followers, this was like rainfall on parched earth. 985 more words
I am a regular listener of CBC Ideas and the episodes of post-Industrial human society endlessly fascinate me with albeit “dark” OcciDentaL notions of reality, but listening to those far-away sounds in bustling Bangalore and a populous India which has the youngest humans in the world, one of who is my hyper-active 3-year YOUNG daughter, makes me wary of the general pessimism of the western world. 1,434 more words