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The Third Gender in India

THIRD GENDER: A VIEW By NITHYA A LIFE SKILL TRAINER Introduction Third gender and third sex are concepts covering individuals categorized, either by themselves or by society, as neither man nor...

Medicinal Trees And Plants in India

Our Earth is blessed with a number of trees, plants, and flowers, which carries the power to save us from the unwanted health problems....

Church, Village Deny Funeral for Ragpicker’s Mom, He Burns Body in...

The apathy towards the poor in this country runs deep, so much so, that even in death they are denied a proper funeral. In Nerusalakudi,...

5 Must Visit National Parks for a Wildlife Tour of India

A casual glance at numbers can give you an idea of the abundance of options for wildlife tour of India. The country has 515...

Mahabalipuram – Shadow of the Glorious Era

Mahabalipuram is a sparkling gem in the necklace of the attractions of India. Recognized as a World Heritage Site, it boasts of around forty...

Tracing the History of Tamil Language

History One of the oldest classical languages in the world is the Tamil language. Studies show that an ancient but deformed form of Tamil...

Madras High Court Adjourns PIL Challenging Govt’s Cattle Ban Order

The Madras High Court adjourned a public interest litigation (PIL) that challenged the government’s recent notification banning the sale of cattle for slaughter, till...

Shatrughan Sinha’s Political Advice for “Titanic Hero of Tamil Nadu” Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth's hints at joining politics have been driving fans into a tizzy and politicians anxious about what political party he may join. The superstar,...

Is Rajini Going to Join Politics?

After years of saying he has no interest in joining politics, Rajinikanth just a dropped a massive hint about his political ambitions. At an...

Why Tamil Nadu Farmers Are Drinking Their Urine in Delhi

After 41 days, protesting Tamil Nadu farmers have agreed to suspend their protests until May 25. For almost six weeks, distraught Tamil Nadu farmers...

Five Things You Need to Know about Sasikala

On February 5, O. Panneerselvam announced he would step down as CM and V. K. Sasikala, General Secretary of AIADMK would replace him. Here are five things you...

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....

Jallikattu: Police Detain over 500 Protestors Defying Ban

Since the ban on the bull-taming sport Jallikattu has been enforced by the Supreme Court, there have been widespread protests demanding the ban to...

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...

The Bayside Weekly Bulletin: The Week That Was

In case you missed it, here are some of the biggest stories of the week gone by. 1. Pornhub Offers to Bail Out Vine The world's...

“He forces himself on us… squeezing our breasts.”

Female mill workers have sent a letter describing sexual harassment at their workplace to a social welfare officer in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The eight-page long...

Rapist Priest Jeyapaul’s Victim Can’t Understand Why He Is Back in...

Joseph Jeyapaul is a priest who admitted to raping two teenage girls when he was serving as at the Crookston diocese in Minnesota, U.S.A....

At Last, Some Fantastic News For India

The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted that the 2016 monsoon which is due in the next 2 months will be 'above normal'. "Monsoon rains will...

This Priest Is a Rapist and a Thief. Why Has the...

Joseph Jeyapaul was convicted of sexual assault on two minor girls in the USA in 2015. We had reported about his transgressions and the...

Library on Wheels: Walking BookFairs

It is oddly romantic when two people come together for a cause, but when they develop lifelong partnership over books; it translates into something...

Students of India: Rishabh Sharma, Award Winning Filmmaker

Students of India chronicles stories across the country who are doing great work in various fields: Art and theatre, acting, music and dance, cuisine,...

This Lady Made Sure That Her Customers Got Their Daily Supply...

Heavy rains have been lashing Chennai the past few days and completely disrupting people's daily activities. People are stranded without food and water and...

Chennai Helpline Numbers You Need To Know Now

Major floods continue to paralyze Chennai as heavy rains continue to lash the city. With water entering homes of several localities stranded residents have...

Meet IPS Officer Sylendra Babu Who Dove Right Into Chennai Floods...

With the Chennai floods resulting in loss of life and property, we are seeing the adverse effects of incessant rainfall. At time of this...

This is How Mumbai Views the Rest of India

It's a well known fact that Mumbai is quite different from the rest of the country. Our lifestyle, our perceptions and the way we...

India Changing: Over 60% of Adoptions in India Since 2012 Are...

Some good news in a month replete with bad. According to data obtained from CARA (Central Adoption Resource Authority), around 60% of the children adopted...

7 Reasons Why Chennai is the Best City in India

We all know Chennai because of various reasons, namely cinema and food. This city has always kept growing and improving day by day, due...

7 Strikes/ Bandhs Bangalore will Never Forget

Bangalore from the past has witnessed many strikes and bandhs. Many for genuine causes, many for cost hikes or low payments and numerous for...

5 Beautiful Beaches in Chennai You Must Visit At Least Once

Chennai is located on the Coromandel coast of the Bay of Bengal in eastern India. It was also nick-named the Gateway to South India....

5 Rebellions Against the British Rule Before 1857

Many believe the year 1857 was when the first British uprising occurred. But the East India Company had established control in 1757 with the...

Parrot Fortune Tellers Of The Marina

"You were meant to be a guy, but you were born as a girl" says the lady with her parrot. While I sceptically stared...

Nestle Withdraws Maggi in India

Nestle India has withdrawn the sale of Maggi noodles in India. This was done by the company after Tamil Nadu and five other states banned...

Heat Wave Claims Over 1,300 Lives in India

More than 1,300 people are reported dead due to the oppressive and intolerable killing heat waves in India in less than one week. As...

History and Sexual Abuse Come Together at the Mela Of The...

During the Kurukshetra, when Aravan wished to spend one night with a woman before he was sacrificed at the altar, Krishna was transfixed. No...

OMG: Teachers in Tamil Nadu Have to Dress Up as Lawyers...

It's a crazy ruling. There's no other way to put it. Tamil Nadu has gone bonkers. The Teachers Association in the state has adviced all...

9 Destinations In South India You Need to Visit This Summer

With the temperature soaring up in your towns, you definitely feel the urge to escape from the hustle- bustle and the chaos of your...

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Andaz Apna Apna turns 21 today! It means it can now drink beer and wine in bars, officially. We all want to sit around...

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