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Tuesday , January 1 , 2013
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Rape sparks women’s rush for gun permits

The brutal bus gang rape on December 16 has sent women scurrying for gun licences in Delhi but activists say nothing will come of it unless police shed their bias against issuing the permits to women....   | Read..

‘Not so foolish’, PC skirts PM poser

Finance minister P. Chidambaram today came up with a light-hearted quip, saying he wasn’t as “foolish” as “some of you think” when a reporte...   | Read..

March of makeovers

A ‘rishi’ looking to be a ‘raja’; a clutch of smartphone brands ready to unveil their latest avatars; and service providers trying to turn their oneti...   | Read..

Calendar 2013

Light & fire...   | Read..

FIR on rapper’s ‘offensive’ lyrics

Amid the public outrage at the December 16 gang rape, an FIR has been lodged in Lucknow against rapper Honey Singh for lyrics that are “offensive” to women....   | Read..
A student prays in Ahmedabad for the gang rape victim on Monday. (Reuters)
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Cash transfer debut today

Over two lakh beneficiaries of welfare schemes will from New Year’s Day see the money flo...   | Read..

Stung Sonia steers women initiative

Sonia Gandhi has spent the last few days consulting legal experts, women’s activists, pol...   | Read..

‘Kin decided’ funeral

The gang rape victim’s funeral was performed in Delhi in accordance with her family’s wishes, the Centre sai...   | Read..

Teen years in fashion

The new year being the century’s first ‘teen’ year, it’s time to ask what fashion trends will be like in 2013. ...   | Read..

Lucky 13 or unlucky

Okay, first things first. Do you remember life before Sachin? If you were born after 1979, you don’t, not really. Same ...   | Read..

Invincible hide

Poachers may be slaughtering defenceless rhinos but some humans have borrowed the thick skin attributed to the magnificent be...   | Read..

Nowhere to hide

You kill and mutilate us at will, yet shrug it all off as nothing noteworthy. ...   | Read..