Sexual Assault Allegations Against Indian Filmmaker Spark #MeToo Controversy
While many in the Hindi film industry say the accusations have a political agenda to malign the filmmaker's image, there are concerns about not believing the survivor.
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Indian Students Are Anxious As Some States Reopen Schools Amid COVID-19 Surge
Schools will operate with 50 percent staff capacity and require permission slips from parents.
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India’s Top Court Is Reviewing if Couples Who Elope Should Have the Right To Privacy
India has seen more than 350 honour killings in the last six years.
Indian Politician Who Claimed Mud Baths and Blowing Conch Shells Made Him Immune To Coronavirus Tested Positive
Indian lawmakers who advocated bizarre cures for COVID-19 are now getting infected.
A Barbershop in India Is Taking on Centuries of Caste Discrimination
Members of a scheduled caste were barred from entering barbershops in a village in the southern Indian state of Kerala. A government-run salon is changing that.
This Civil Rights Group Fights Hate Crimes. Now, Its Members Are Being Arrested Under India’s Controversial Anti-Terror Law.
Former student leader Umar Khalid, a founding member of United Against Hate movement, has been arrested for his alleged role in violence that broke out in New Delhi in February this year.
COVID-19 Patients Keep Fleeing From Hospitals in India
Misinformation and stigma around the novel coronavirus has led to more than 100 patients fleeing from COVID-19 care facilities.
This Platform Is Crowdsourcing Information To Visualise How COVID-19 Has Impacted the World
Covid Measures is a citizens’ tracker of governmental measures, guidelines, and human impact of coronavirus with a presence in more than 140 countries globally.
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Indian Fans Are Apologizing To Beyoncé For a Racist Bollywood Song
The song suggests that Beyoncé would feel insecure after seeing the fair skin of the movie's lead actress.
Politician Attacks Indian Actress for Wearing Sports Bra While Working Out in a Park
South Indian actress Samyuktha Hegde is the latest victim of aggressive moral policing in India.
Netflix’s Bad Boy Billionaires Investigates India’s Biggest Accused Scammers. Now, Its Subjects Are Trying to Block Its Release.
The docuseries covering the rise, fall, greed and corruption of Indian businessmen Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi, Subrata Roy, and Ramalinga Raju was put on hold by multiple courts.
What India’s PUBG Ban Means For Its Professional Gaming Community
Gamers worry about losing followers, not being able to compete in tournaments with million-dollar prizes, and finding a new job amid rising unemployment.