India  /  Published 07.06.20

NCERT safety tips for kids on cyber bullies

Children should communicate only with people they know while accessing educational e-content or using social media, which has become a key part of their schooling amid the lockdown, top academic body ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Shillong 9-yr-old among lucky 12 to US

This nine-year-old refused to be bullied or let others be hounded in school.Meaidaibahun Majaw, a student of class IV here, has been chosen to take part in a Silicon Valley meet where scientists, engi...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 09.02.20

Cyber way to fight back against bullying

If experience is the best teacher, a nine-year-old girl has used it to develop an anti-bullying application that can be utilised worldwide.Meaidaibahun Majaw, a student of class IV here, has come up w...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 09.02.20

9-year-old Shillong girl creates anti-bullying app

Distraught over repeated bullying at school, a nine-year-old girl in Shillong has developed a mobile application which would enable a person to anonymously report such incidents to the authorities.Mea...
By PTI in Shillong

Opinion  /  Published 30.01.20

Cyber space unsafe for women

When it is said that women in India are not safe, the immediate assumption is that they are in physical danger in public and private spaces. The fact that they face great risk of violence, hate and ha...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 16.11.19

Cop bully finger at Yogi minister

An audio clip purportedly showing an Uttar Pradesh minister threatening a police officer for registering a case against a real-estate developer has prompted chief minister Yogi Adityanath to reprimand...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 29.08.19

Rooting out ragging at educational institutions

Power thrives on violence and fear. This is often the first lesson learnt in colleges and universities. Take, for instance, the case of the first-year MBBS students in the Uttar Pradesh University of ...
By The Editorial Board in

Science  /  Published 18.08.19

Teen social media harm stems from bullying

Online bullying, sleep disruption and lack of physical activity are likely to drive mental health harms observed among teenagers with very frequent social media use, and girls appear more affected tha...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.06.19

Kerala actor trolled for anti-BJP quip

An award-winning Malayalam actor is the latest to come under the wheels of cyber bullies for speaking out against the RSS-BJP.Vinayakan, a Left-leaning film personality like many others in the Malayal...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 28.10.18

Cyberbullying is a huge problem in India

Sir — India, it seems, leads the list of countries that were surveyed for a study on cyberbullying of children. Almost 37 per cent of parents admitted that their children had fallen prey at least on...
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