Post the recent gruesome Delhi gangrape incident, and amid news reports about many similar acts of violence across the nation, one has been forced to ponder over the security of one's loved ones outside the security of home's four walls.
Even though there is a lot of resentment among the common people against the maoist over the abduction of Sukma district collector Alex Paul Menon but still many feel that this was an incident which could have been avoided had police and the collector himself been more careful.
Robert Vadra’s meteoric rise is a significant story in the collection of the most shameful stories of independent India. A nonentity, he has risen to the topmost heights of power and wealth by virtue of blatant nepotism.
Talking of RTI, there are quite a few issues that have never made it to the media so far, which could have been covered during the convention, if only grassroots activists had been given adequate opportunity to share their experiences.
India, it would seem, has only two classes of people, the “upper class” and the “middle class”. Yet there is another, the totally forgotten “nothing class”, which the vast majority of educated, elite and intellectual Indians have chosen to ignore, which the Planning Commission has now defined.
The Dharmapuri District and Sessions Court on 29 Sept. 2011 found 269 state government officials from the departments of police, forest, and revenue, guilty of rape and assault against tribal women of Vachathi village in Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu.