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Suicide Rates Among Indian Youth Highest in the World

Suicide Rates Among Indian Youth Highest in the World

Suicide rates among Indians age 15-29 are the highest in the world, according to a recent report from the World Health Organization (WHO). The most recent numbers available from 2012 show it as the leading cause of death among young women in India, and rates in the nation’s southern states were 10 times higher than […]

Yoga – Can It Be Tainted by Faulty Leaders?

Yoga – Can It Be Tainted by Faulty Leaders?

Yoga has made a giant move across the globe, reaching into nearly every westernized country and beyond, asking people to stretch not only their physical bodies, but their minds and spirits as well. What happens when the yogic tradition, which has led you to personal liberation, suddenly turns out to have abused children and others […]

Bhopal Tragedy Marks Three Decades

Bhopal Tragedy Marks Three Decades

The streets of Bhopal, India flooded with people as December 3 marked the three decade anniversary of the Bhopal tragedy. People were out on the roads, protesting against the world’s worst industrial disaster. They were carrying slogans, banners and candles remembering the victims who died in the incidence and also for those who survived, but […]

Rohtak Sisters Set Bravery Example

Rohtak Sisters Set Bravery Example

Out of many incidences happening everyday of women abuse and molester in India and many male dominating societies, one particular case stands out when two college sisters fought back and beat their harasser. In Rohtak district of India, this bravery example was set by two young sisters. It was a shameful situation where men were […]

Elections in Jammu and Kashmir

Elections in Jammu and Kashmir

Indian election commission has announced the General Assembly Elections in Jammu and Kashmir to be held in five phases. The first phase started on November 25 and will continue on until December 20, 2014. The final votes will be counted on December 23. Jammu and Kashmir have been a controversial state between India and Pakistan […]

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