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Bajrang Sena Wants to Ban Sale of Kamasutra Books at Khajuraho...

Right-wing activists and organisations have always been harping about ancient Indian wisdom and how we should follow the practices of our forefathers. But there...

BJP Legislator Ramesh Arora Wants Momos Banned, Says They Cause Cancer...

Who doesn't like soft, melt-in-the-mouth momos? Who can have a problem with these delicious dumplings? A politician, of course. A BJP MLC from Jammu...

Theresa May Protest Song ‘Liar Liar GE2017’ is Number Four on...

What's common between Daddy Yankee, DJ Khaled, Liam Payne and UK Prime Minister Theresa May? They are all on the UK Top 40 singles...

Angry Twitter Users Boycott Make My Trip After Founder Keyur Joshi...

It all started with a couple of tweets from Keyur Joshi, the founder of travel portal Make My Trip. Joshi was angry with the...

Villagers Threaten to Boycott Church that Banned Yoga Because it Was...

Villagers in Blaenporth, Ceredigion, Wales, have treated to boycott St David’s Church after the church ruled that yoga would not be allowed in the...

China Bans ‘Religious’ Muslim Baby Names in Xinjiang

China has banned several Islamic names with religious overtones the district of the predominantly-Muslim Uighur population in Xinjiang. Twenty-nine names, including Islam, Quran, Mecca, Jihad, Imam,...

Too Much Political Correctness? Cardiff Uni Bans All Words With Man

In this era of political correctness, people are becoming very cautious about their choice of words. Sexist terms, racial and homophobic slurs can come...

The CBFC Does Not Have an Issue with Your Fantasies –...

On February 23, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) declared that it cannot award a certificate to the film Lipstick Under My Burkha.Lipstick...

The FOMO Times: February 13, 2017

Generally, we start off with City news. Today, we would be daft to do that.Sunday was a night of award shows. The Grammys and...

Starbucks CEO Says They Will Hire 10,000 Refugees

Howard Schultz, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Starbucks, has said that the International coffee chain plans to hire 10,000 refugees over five years in 75 countries....

Kalki Koechlin: People are afraid to mention Pakistan in India

Two nations, India and Pakistan and a lot of conflict, political issues, and tension at the borders. Amidst of all this, two wonderful women...

The Lazy Times: January 27, 2017

Who has the time to keep with all of the day’s news? Yes, we understand your problem. Bayside Journal brings to you all the...

10 Things You Need to Know about Jallikattu

Jallikattu has been in the public eye over the past few days with protestors openly defying the Supreme Court ban on the ancient sport....

Tamil Nadu Defies Ban against Jallikattu

On January 13, Friday, several Jallikattu events were held in Tamil Nadu in Madurai and Cuddalore openly defying the SC’s ban on the ancient...

“Why should Pakistan be concerned about peace when India doesn’t want...

When the Indian Motion Picture Producers’ Association (IMPPA) decided to ban Pakistani actors from working in India, Pakistan banned the release of Bollywood movies...

St Xavier’s College Bans Ripped Jeans

Bans seem to be in vogue, and this time a Mumbai college has banned ripped jeans for its students. Earlier this week, St. Xavier’s...

These Professions Are the Worst Hit by Currency Ban

With the currency ban coming into effect this week, small-time vendors are having slow business days and finding it difficult to provide change for Rs....

Note Ban Has Big Impact on Small-Time Vendors

It’s only been a few hours since PM Modi addressed the nation, declaring that currency notes of 500 and 1000 rupees will be considered...

After Penguin Death, Indian Zoos May Not be Allowed to Import...

The recent death of a Humboldt penguin at the Byculla Zoo has prompted the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) to request that animals should not...

Politicians and Journalists Question the NDTV India Ban

NDTV India, one of India's leading news channels, may be taken off air for 24 hours by the government for revealing 'strategically sensitive details'...