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Tuesday , January 1 , 2013
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Two sides of the rape backlash

The protests against the December 16 gang rape appear to have unwittingly led a teenaged Delhi student to commit suicide after being arrested for lewd behaviour with a girl on a bus....   | Read..

An unfamiliar face

A poignant moment at Pandit Ravi Shankar’s memorial service in California’s Encinitas on December 20 went largely unnoticed outside: among the mourners was Sue Jo...   | Read..

Seal on garden cannibalism

Police today said eight persons had been arrested in the gruesome murder of Mridul Kumar Bhattacharjee, owner of Konapathar tea estate in Tinsukia district, and his wife ...   | Read..
Two sides of the rape backlash
Quote of the day
Let us dedicate 2013 to improving the security and welfare of women in our country
Pranab Mukherjee
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