Right To Privacy Includes Right To Sexual Orientation, Says SC!

Today was a historic day for many Indians as our Right To Privacy was defended by the Supreme Court. For the LGBTQ community, it was even bigger. The apex court of our country concluded today that a person’s right to privacy was a natural, cherished, inseparable right which cannot be taken away by the government. This right begins at birth and extinguishes at death according to the Supreme Court in a judgement today.  To summarise,

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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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Why Do People Start School Franchises?

For those looking for a rewarding career, a desire to educate children and build a real business, the franchise model is a godsend. The Preschool Industry in India is a potentially untapped mine and the feeling of building the minds of the next generation appeals to many. By 2017, the Indian Preschool Industry will be worth a mammoth $3.2 Billion and with an expected annual growth rate of 27%. Only 22% of the total target

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What Is The Blue Whale Challenge? A 6 Point Explanation!

After another two children nearly die thanks to the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ trending across the world, know about this sadistic online killer. Recent events demonstrate the prevalent dangers of such a multi-connected society. Just as it’s simple to spread awareness and information across the world, it is equally effortless to spread thought of a more malicious intent. The Blue Whale Challenge, originated in Russia is a psychological manipulation of it’s victims, leading them to believe

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#AintNoCinderella – Stop Blaming The Victim!

#AintNoCinderella – Stop Blaming The Victim! After a BJP Leader’s questioned the motive behind Women being out late at night, Indian women have come out with full force on Social Media posting selfies of themselves out at midnight with the hashtag #AintNoCinderella. Varnika Kundu, was harassed and stalked by two men while driving home around 12:30 PM in Chandigarh on Saturday. Thankfully for her, the police apprehended her tormentors, identified as Vikas Barala, son of Haryana

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War Lingers Over Subcontinent

According to emerging stories in a Chinese State-Controlled Newspaper, the government of China will contemplate conducting a ‘small-scale military operation’ in the near future. The objective will be targeted at expelling Indian troops from the contested regions in the Himalayas. In June, Indian troops entered the Doklam Plateau- a contested region after ally, Bhutan appealed for help. Bhutan had earlier protested against a Chinese construction of a military road inside sovereign territory. The Chinese Government have

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Sealed With A Kiss! – Check Out The Reading Room

Ever thought of hearing what your own feelings and thoughts sound like? Maybe if you heard someone else saying it, it became more real. Giving you the chance to explore yourself from the perspective of the audience, The Reading Room, run by Anuja Ghosalkar is an enthralling concept. Fervently believing in the beauty of letters even in this technological age requires effort and perseverance. Most of all, it deserves an audience of like-minded folks with

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Game Of Thrones – A Show More Contemporary Than We Realise

To understand the sweeping phenomena that is Game Of Thrones, one must acknowledge that Society and Entertainment mirror each other extensively. We all live in a modern Westeros, whether we like it or not. You often hear of movies and shows being ‘ahead of their times’ later becoming cult classics whispered with reverence. Scarface was one, Blade Runner another. Step over to Indian Cinema for example. During the 60’s and early 70’s, Rajesh Khanna ruled the

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Just The Right Shade of Lipstick We Needed!

With the much-awaited movie, ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ releasing on 21st July, numerous celebrities have come together to promote the underlying reasons for it’s creation. The #LipstickRebellion campaign was launched in order to promote the upcoming Bollywood film ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ after it’s initial ban by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). ‘LUMB’ portrays the personal challenges and trials of women from all walks of life. With a talented ensemble cast including Konkona

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Where Do You Go In Koregaon Park?

If you’ve ever been to Koregaon Park, Pune, you’ll know you’ve stumbled into heaven. Beautiful houses, lush greenery and the cosmopolitan culture make for a great ambience for folks of all tastes. So what’s the one thing you need to truly enjoy this made-in-Pune paradise? That’s right. Alcohol (& Food, but that’s an afterthought). Here are some places you should definitely try out next time you’re about KP : 1. Sassy Spoon  A chilled vibe

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