Born and brought up in Kalimpong, Darjeeling, Roshni Rai moved out of her hometown in search of better education and a better career. But, after reaching Mumbai, she was startled by the identity crisis of Gorkhas in India, which changed her completely. Roshini has been referred as Chinki minki, Chinese doll, etc while running (marathon) on the streets as well. She felt the urge to do something in her lifetime to highlight the fact - Gorkhas are Indians (still so many people are not aware of it). She started a campaign 'Run with Roshni' with an objective of empowering Gorkhas and supporting Gorkha runners to run Olympic marathon representing India and enlightening non Gorkhas - Gorkhas are Indians.
As many as 388 rape cases have been registered in the first two months of 2014, January and February, justifying Delhi's tag as the 'rape capital of India'. After the ill-fated Nirbhaya's incident in December 2012, many would have thought that the situation would improve, but the figure above shows a different picture.
In a number of instances, India has been left red-faced with their bowling performances in the past, but the ongoing T20 World Cup has narrated a different tale. The Indian bowlers have troubled their opponents, in the process helping India maintain a cent percent winning record in the competition. How has the Indian bowlers suddenly looked so good?
To ensure fair probe into the betting scandal, which broke during IPL 2013 , the BCCI has decided that N. Srinivasan would step aside as BCCI's President. This decision was only taken after the highest court of our country, Supreme Court asked for the removal of the BCCI's President and suggested Sunil Gavaskar's name as his replacement. But, does Supreme Court have so much power to do so?