Is death a deterrent? Delhi HC questions ordinance for tougher law on child rape.. indianexpress.com
President Ram Nath Kovind has approved the ordinance for changes in the Indian Penal Code (IPC), the Evidence Act, the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
Kerala: Stone-pelting at artist’s home after her paintings on Kathua rape evoke outrage on Facebook.. indianexpress.com
Malathi's Facebook posts and photographs of the paintings were received with criticism and verbal abuse. She also claimed that she received death threats from many. She shared photographs of the shattered windshield of her vehicle.
According to reports, a 22-year-old man, who was working as a cashier with a finance company, in Madhya Pradesh, stole Rs 6.74 lakh from the locker of the firm ...
Less than 1 per cent of coffee cups are recycled in Britain, which has led to politicians calling for a "latte levy" on disposable cups. Britain has resisted those calls and instead encourages voluntary measures to limit cup use.
The breakthrough, spurred by the discovery of plastic-eating bugs at a Japanese dump, could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis theguardian.com
Scientists accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic bottles