‘Religion’

Irony died a thousand deaths when 500 cows died in a gaushala in Hingonia, Rajasthan, the only state in India with a dedicated cow protection department. So what exactly happened, and who is to blame? Is it the cowshed workers who went on a strike since July 21 that left the 8,000 cows to live on its own?...

Uttarakhand, the Himalayan state, will pump Rs 25 crore to initiate a scientific search for the mythical Sanjeevani booti.  No, it’s not a hoax or a...

I didn’t know Islam was inspired by ancient Hinduism, until I read a forwarded message on one of my WhatsApp group. Hinduism, we love to contest, is...

Afreen Rehman from Jaipur, Rajasthan had a rude shock. Her husband had sent his decision to divorce her and sent Talaq through Speed Post. Shocked and...

God creates everyone equal, but humans divide them based on their whims. According to a new Act, Sikhs, who trim or shave their beard and hair, or smoke...

“Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.” ~George Orwell Writer George Orwell couldn’t have been more...

“A single projectile charged with all the power in the Universe… An incandescent column of smoke and flame as bright as 10,000 suns, rose in...

What is it that keeps the Shani Shingnapur temple in the controversy? I mean there ought to be something in this place of worship that women are ready...

How do we counter the sensitive gender-equality issue in India? Well, by resorting to a reverse gimmick, where the authority concerned will take back the...

Much before Ian Fleming created the the suave and tough British spy known as James Bond, colonial bosses in India used to pack off indigenous people to...