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Britain To Introduce New Laws Over Harmful Social Media Content

Lawmakers in Britain have proposed legislation that would fine social media companies if they do not quickly take action to remove illegal content like...

India Needs More Than Laws To Stamp Out Farm Fires

The Indian capital, Delhi's air pollution, has turned from low to severe over the course of the Diwali weekend due to the burning of...

Contemplating the Indian Constitution In Two Different Ways

BY NEHA HEGDE The Indian Constitution can be viewed in two particular ways. The Conservative Constitution and the Transformative Constitution. One sounds more of criticism...

Report: Express Grieving Conditions for Sanitation Workers in Developing Countries

A new report by leading health and safety agencies finds millions of sanitation workers in Developing Countries are forced to work under horrific conditions...

Punjab Takes Tough Stand On Illegally Imported Cigarettes

Taking a tough stand, Punjab Principal Secretary (health and family welfare) Anurag Aggarwal on Monday directed the concerned authorities to initiate action against vendors...

The American Tradition of Marrying Cousins

What do famous Americans such as author Edgar Allan Poe, Wild West outlaw Jesse James and theoretical physicist Albert Einstein have in common? They all...

Directions To Officials To Toughen Asylum Rules, U.S. President Donald Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump directed officials to toughen rules for asylum seekers on Monday, including by introducing a fee for their applications and barring...

Supreme Court Directs Louisiana from Enforcing New Regulations on Abortion Clinics

A divided Supreme Court stopped Louisiana from enforcing new regulations on abortion clinics in a test of the conservative court's views on abortion rights. The...

UN Claims Environmental Threats To The World are Result Of Lethargic Laws

Environmental threats like climate change and pollution are linked to lethargic enforcement of laws governing management of vital ecosystems, says a report released on...

Government of Sri Lanka Urges to Uphold Laws For Disabled

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) on Wednesday said it had written to Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera recommending him to make a budgetary allocation to make state...

Eastern European And Central Asian Countries Urged To Change Laws Regarding Sexual Violence

Eastern European and Central Asian countries must overhaul Soviet-era laws on sexual violence that let rapists off the hook and encourage child marriage and...

Adultery Law Gets Scrapped: Another Progressive Step In India

The chief justice of  Supreme Court of India has presided over a string of recent rulings that grant more rights to women, gay couples...

Summary Trials Have No Place In Afghan Laws: Behrooz Jahanya

Human rights organizations have voiced "grave concerns" over the rise in summary court convictions in Afghanistan after a video of one such trial was...

Australia to Witness New Intelligence Laws By Sweeping Older Ones

Australia's intelligence laws are to be reviewed in the most comprehensive overhaul of national security legislation in decades. The review will take 18 months and...

India protects the Rights of vulnerable groups and is strengthening Laws for their Welfare

Geneva/New Delhi, May 4, 2017: India on Thursday said that it protects the rights of vulnerable groups and is strengthening laws for their protection...

Longing for Acceptance: Hindus call for allocation of religious site to perform rituals in Pakistan

Marriage laws for millions of Hindus living in Sindh have been codified after the Sindh Assembly approved the Hindu Marriage Bill in 2016 ...

US Senator Kelly Ayotte rejects Gun-Control Measures after Orlando shooting

A group of senators still hoped to forge a compromise aimed at keeping firearms away from people on terrorism watch lists, but failed ...

Three Million Army of Moms and A Billionaire join to make Gun Laws Tough in USA

3 million-strong citizen army of moms are bringing the fight to the National Rifle Association (NRA) “Everytown For Gun Safety” and "Moms Demand Action" together...

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68 Percent Women Feel Insecured Due To Rejections Based On Beauty

According to a recent survey, nine out of ten women in India feel they are judged and rejected based on their looks during the...

Five Things To Be Mindful Of Before Buying A House In 2021

Owning a home is something all of us have dreamt of at some point in time in our lives. At the very outset, the...

An Agreement To Boost Online Jewellery Retail

To provide impetus to Indian gem and jewelry sellers on the global e-marketplace and explore potential business collaborations for sectoral growth, the Gem and...

Work on India’s First-Ever Cable-Styled Bridge Called “Anji” Goes on in Full Swing!

Work on India's first cable-styled bridge, also called the Anji bridge, is going on in full swing in Jammu and Kashmir's Raesi district, and...