Supreme Court declares Triple Talaq as Unconstitutional – Period!

With the SC judgement on Triple Talaq resonating across India today, we take you court-side to witness history in the making. Today was a very important day in the history of Indian legal system and in particular, the Muslim Law in India. In a landmark verdict, a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court today held, by a majority of 3-2, that the practice of Triple Talaq (talaq-e- bidat) is unconstitutional and violates Articles 14 and 15

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Nurture your untapped creativity

Nurturing your creativity and boosting your intuitive awareness are essential to living a creative life. When you give yourself the right internal tools and external environment in which to flourish creatively, you will see the difference in your creative practice and its effect in every area of your life. When Google began its famous 20% rule (employees could spend 20% of their time exploring creative, passionate side projects), the result was a more productive, more creative 80%. Side

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Remember these 4 points next time you go to a restaurant

It has been more than 1 and half months since GST has been launched. But a lot of us are still unaware of the small details of this bill. Many are even being cheated by people, in order to make extra money. Next time you are going out for a dinner, do remember the points mentioned below. You might just save yourself from being cheated. Non registered businesses are not allowed to charge GST and

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Pet Parenting 101 : Take Care Of Your Pets During Monsoons

Pet Parenting 101 : Take Care Of Your Pets During Monsoons Written by Dr. Arundhati Nair (Veterinarian) In association with PAL (Pet Owners and Animal Lovers) And special thanks to Aditi Nair 1) Is there any special care required for your dogs during monsoons? It is best to walk your pets during the drier or sunny parts of the day. Avoid walking them when it is raining. If you have to walk them during the

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These Workshops Are So Unique!

Wee Events, a workshop event company in Thane has lately been in the news for the unique workshops they are doing. Newspapers like Mumbai Mirror to online portals like cityshor have been covering their workshops. From different painting workshops with specialised techniques, to jewellery making to the boho Zine making workshops. These guys seem to be breaking the barriers and really doing something new. So take a time out from the usual routine and look

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A Secret Lake at Igatpuri – Monsoon Escape

By Ananya Bhattacharjee It was the end of June, monsoons had already arrived and her magic was everywhere. Lazy, gloomy, cloudy sky and a lush green landscape that adorned itself flawlessly. Frequent showers of rain and the aroma of wet soil filled the air around. View of the western ghats So, one afternoon I packed my bag on a weekday and drove towards the mountains, looking for yet another story. An unplanned drive towards the

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SACHIN A BILLION DREAMS – MOVIE REVIEW

Rating : 4/5 Sachin A Billion Dreams: For a fan nothing is better than an opportunity to see his Idol in live action. The next best opportunity is to see a biopic of his idol. For me this movie or a self-narrated documentary, was that opportunity which I could not missed. The upcoming 160 minutes are spent in knowing the personal details of his life, what he himself thinks about the situations of his life,

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Indian woman, who was forced to marry in Pakistan, returns.

Uzma Ahmad, who sought refuge at Indian High Commission in Pakistan capital Islamabad on May 5, came back via Wagah border. A day after the Islamabad High Court (HC) allowed her deportation, an Indian woman who said she was forced by a Pakistani man to marry him at gunpoint returned to India on Thursday. Uzma Ahmad, who sought refuge at the Indian High Commission in Pakistan capital Islamabad on May 5, came back via the

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Girl chops off rapist sanyasi’s genitals in Kerala

In an act of self-defence, a 23-year-old woman chopped off a godman’s penis on Friday, who had been reportedly assaulting her sexually for several years. According to a report , the accused Sreehari alias Ganeshananda Theerthapada Swami, a 54-year-old ‘swami’ had allegedly raped her multiple times since her high school days. After she had committed the act, the victim had called the Thiruvananthapuram police to inform them about her assault. She also confessed that she

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How to Stay Safe From WannaCry Ransomware Security Breach

Computers across the world were hit by a ransomware attack over the weekend, that left over 200,000 users locked out of their systems in over 150 countries. WannaCry, as it’s been dubbed, is one of the largest cyberattacks in recent history, one that largely targets Windows users. So here’s everything you need to know about it. WannaCry is a ransomware module that uses a Windows leaked by the Shadow Brokers in April this year, purportedly

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