Within a month of authorities banning the radio taxi service following one of their drivers allegedly raping a passenger, Uber cabs will again started running on Delhi-NCR roads soon. Will the people place their faith once again on the US based radio taxi company? Read on.
Haryana state government is all set to launch 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign on Thursday to prevent female foeticide and spread the awareness about the skewed sex ratio, women empowerment, safety and education of the girl child.
In a year of 2013, India witnessed massive flood in the northern part of the country. About thousands of people lost their lives in this natural calamity and a big part of Uttarakhand was washed away by the flood. The multi-day cloudburst and massive landslides caused this devastating flood. It was also reported that the destruction of road and bridges trapped people in valleys which caused more death.
Gurgaon is all set to celebrate the most popular Punjabi festival i.e Lohri. In Punjab, people celebrate it when a baby son is born or get married. But Gurgaon is trying to bring some changes in the old norms. Gurgaonites are planning to celebrate this bonfire festival for their daughters. It seems like in a patriarchal society, urban people are shifting the orthodox norms to the modern one. But does dedicating the celebration of this festival to girl's existence in this world is enough? Does celebrating one festive secures her identity, freedom etc.