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Russian Government Blocks Website Of Group That Keeps Tabs On Political Arrests

Dec 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

OVD-Info operates as a legal aid group as well, dispatching lawyers to help detained protesters at police stations and in courts

Delhi Air Pollution: SC Re-Imposes Ban On Construction Activities

Nov 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Delhi AQI: The Supreme Court has directed the states to pay the affected workers, for the construction ban period.

Delhi Air Pollution: Only CNG, Electric Vehicles To Enter City From Nov 27

Delhi’s Environment Minister Gopal Rai said the ban on the entry of vehicles operating on other fuels will remain till December 3.

Diwali: Delhi Gasps For Breath As Air Quality Inches ‘Severe’ With Firecracker Bursting

Nov 04, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The firecrackers were burst in the national capital in violation of the ban imposed by the government.

Diwali Firecracker Ban: SC Says Cannot Impose Complete Ban, Here's What That Means

The apex Court’s ruling has come, following Calcutta High Court’s order to ban firecrackers during the festivals.

09 February, 2021

Digital Sovereignty: Who Died And Made Twitter Emperor Of The World?

Dr Jaijit Bhattacharya

The cocky challenges to India by digital monopolies need to be addressed quickly

15 January, 2021

US Blacklists Nine Chinese Companies Including Xiaomi Over Alleged Military Links

Associated Press (AP)

The move comes after about 60 Chinese companies were added to the list in December, including drone maker DJI and semiconductor firm SMIC.

05 January, 2021

Saudi Arabia To Lift Qatar Embargo, Open Airspace And Border

Associated Press (AP)

The state-run Kuwait News Agency reported the announcement, saying that Saudi Arabia would open its borders with Qatar

24 November, 2020

Govt Blocks 43 Mobile Applications, Claims They Are Prejudicial To India’s Sovereignty


The list of blocked applications include Alibaba Workbench and CamCard

13 November, 2020

Telangana Govt Permits Sale, Use Of Green Crackers


The specified time period for bursting of crackers is between 8 PM and 10 PM on Deepavali day

03 November, 2020

Government Blocks 12 Pro-Khalistani Websites


Some of the blocked websites were being directly operated by outlawed organisation Sikhs for Justice (SFJ).


27 September, 2019

Futile Ban: E-Cigarettes Do Not Pose Major Health Risk To Users, Cigarettes Do

Praveen Rikhy

Reputed global research institutions have held that e-cigarettes are at least 95% less harmful than traditional cigarettes, and some have even recommended encouraging smokers to switch to this less harmful alternative.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz