Day: September 4, 2018

Don’t use the word Dalit; Centre to media

In an advisory to the media, the Union Information and Broadcasting ministry has asked media to refrain from using the word ‘Dalit’ and instead use ‘Scheduled Caste’. The order came after the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court asked the ministry to consider issuing a directive to the media to stop using the word […]

How the bride should be; IIT Banaras designs crash course

The IIT in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is developing a new three-month crash course specially designed for new brides! The course supposedly prepares women for marriage but the venerable university does not seem to think that a similar course should be designed for men. The new course for the new brides called ‘Daughters’ Pride […]