India  /  Published 11.06.20

Delhi spitting row kills driver

A 26-year-old driver was killed in Delhi after a fight with another person over spitting in public, police said on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Ankit, a resident of Bhai Veer Singh M...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 16.05.20

Short film warns about spitting hazards

A two-minute film on the hazards of spitting in public places amid the coronavirus pandemic, which was shared by Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu recently on his Facebook page, has receive...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

Opinion  /  Published 28.08.19

India leads the global spitting fraternity

It is unlikely that India has heard of Mahesh Kumar from the Amdavadi suburb of Naroda. But Mr Kumar has a serious claim to fame. Or infamy, if you will. Some months ago, the gentleman became the firs...
By Uddalak Mukherjee in

India  /  Published 30.05.20

Spitting, smoking in public now punishable offences in Maha

The Maharashtra government has made spitting, smoking and consumption of tobacco products in public punishable offences in the state, which has reported the highest number of Covid-19 cases in the cou...
By PTI in Mumbai


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