Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which define atheists as terrorists, according to a report from Human Rights Watch. In a string of royal decrees and an overarching new piece of legislation to deal with terrorism generally, the Saudi King Abdullah has clamped down on all forms of political dissent and protests that could "harm public order".
There is no country in the world where men and women are equal, according to all the recent studies on gender equality.
This piece interviews 4 young women around the world, England, Jordan, Iceland and Lesotho and asks them four basic questions about gender equality:
- Does being a girl restrict your freedom?
- What is expected of you when you become a woman?
- If you were in charge of your country what would you change?
- What stands in the way of women being equal to men?
Images of three Indian Women who went to medical school in far away America, from the 1850's to the 1870's.
For Rupees 122360, would you buy it?
Time to start planning your kids' summer activities? The Hindu published this relevant article on how to ensure your child's safety at camp. Highly relevant and very important.
You can love 'em or hate 'em, but there's no being indifferent to these power players, the Fabulous Four, in the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections!
Jayalalitha, Mamata Banerjee, Mayawati & Sonia Gandhi, will play key roles in the formation of the new Government!