Stories about India from April, 2016
"How can we call ourselves progressive where such evil custom of society thrives."
While native-language Wikipedias are becoming game-changers in other parts of the world, India, in spite of having numerous languages, lags way behind. Here are a few of the reasons why.
As many as 3,228 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra in 2015; that is almost nine farmers every day.
The groundbreaking New Delhi center supports survivors medically, legally, emotionally and financially.
"500 Indian names in #panamapapers leak. Celebs, Industrialists but no Politician. Our Politicians hide their money with leak-less 'Jugaard'."
The urge to travel is as strong today as it has ever been, and bloggers coupled with advancements in technology are making it easier to explore the enormous country.
India's infrastructural woes took another hit this past week, when tragedy struck West Bengal, where nearly 26 people were killed and more than 200 were injured in an overpass collapse.