Indian Cops Under Investigation for Tipping off Gangster Ahead of Raid That Killed Eight Colleagues
Vikas Dubey - with 60 cases including murder, extortion and looting in his name - also has deeply-entrenched political affiliations in Uttar Pradesh state.
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The Indian Government Is Pushing to Include Transgender People in its Paramilitary Forces
But trans rights activists are worried this move may further exclude them from society.
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Why People Are Going on Holidays in the Midst of a Pandemic
Many seem to have maxed out their capacity to stay home, even as cases continue to dangerously spike.
An Indian Family Ended up in The Hospital After Cooking Weed Thinking it Was a Vegetable
We asked experts why cooking with cannabis can sometimes lead to an ER visit.
India Banned TikTok and Other Chinese Apps After Border Tensions. Here’s What That Means for the Indian Community.
Are banning the apps many in India rely on for their economy and mental health the answer?
Custodial Killing of a Father and Son in Tamil Nadu Exposes India’s Police Brutality Problem
The incident has opened a can of worms on the frequency of police excesses in the country.
Budget Hotel Owners in Delhi Say They Are Banning Chinese Nationals
The Delhi Hotel and Restaurant Owners’ Association, which claims to represent more than 3,000 hotels, guesthouses and restaurants in Delhi will also boycott all Chinese products.
A Psychologist Explains Why We’re All So Obsessed With Board Games Once Again
No, we’re not just playing games like Ludo King, Scrabble and Monopoly because we’re bored in the house.
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How The Black Lives Matter Movement is Impacting India’s Obsession With Light Skin
Not only are India’s top skin-whitening brands removing the word ‘fair’ from products or discontinuing them, even matrimonial websites are doing away with skin colour filters.
Pakistani Officials Blame Distracted Pilots Discussing COVID-19 For Recent Plane Crash
Pakistan’s aviation minister also revealed that 40 percent of pilots in the country have fake flying credentials.
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You Can Now Swim with Robot Dolphins to Save the Real Ones from Captivity
An animatronic dolphin created by a special effects company is a step towards solving the ethical issue of keeping wildlife in caged spaces.
Even As COVID-19 Cases Continue to Spike, India Observes Massive Religious Gathering
India’s Supreme Court allowed the Rath Yatra in Odisha to proceed, but has banned devotees from attending the festival.