Social media powering modern protests, note experts

April 17th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) From the Pink Chaddi campaign in 2009 to the Kashmir uprisings or the Arab Spring later, internet has given new means of expression to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Protect your women, girls: EU tells Pakistan, Afghanistan

December 17th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Strasbourg, Dec 17 (IANS) The European Parliament has asked Pakistan and Afghanistan to pay immediate attention to the crimes against women and advised them to ensure better laws to protect ... Read more...

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Polygamist in Pakistan thrashed by wives for planning 5th marriage

January 6th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A man in Pakistan was beaten up by two of his wives for allegedly conducting a secret marriage with a fourth, and for planning to marry a fifth.According ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Srinagar media demonstrate against colleague’s bullet injury

January 8th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 8 (IANS) Journalists here staged a peaceful protest Friday against a police officer allegedly shooting a photojournalist who was covering the 23-hour Lal Chowk shootout between militants and security forces. Journalists ... Read more...

Posted in National |