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UP Police Files Chargesheet Against School Owner For Molesting Class 10 Girl Students

Jan 10, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The school owner and his accomplice allegedly laced the food of the young girls with sedatives and later molested them.

A Cat Has Nine Lives, I Had My Eight

Jan 08, 2022 Shalini Singh

The extraordinary story of cheating death, again and again and again and again...

Watch: Evelyn Sharma Shares An Adorable Picture With Her Daughter

Actress-model Evelyn Sharma shared an adorable snap with her daughter Ava Bhindi on Instagram. Have a look at the adorable mother-daughter duo.

Saturdays In Puducherry To Be 'Pink Licence' Days: Here's What It Means

Dec 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Transport Minister of Puducherry Chandra Priyanka said the purpose of earmarking Saturdays as Pink Licence Day is to ensure expeditious availability of the licences to women and girls.

Supreme Court Sets Aside Bombay High Court's Skin-To-Skin Contact Ruling

On September 30, the Supreme Court had reserved its judgment on appeals challenging the Bombay High Court verdict, acquitting a person under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, after he pressed a girl's breast over her dress, on the grounds that there was no skin-to-skin contact.

22 October, 2021

Female Afghan Leader Fawzia Koofi Keeps Striving For Afghanistan From Exile

Associated Press (AP)

Fawzia Koofi, a former deputy speaker of parliament, was one of only four women in talks to reach a power-sharing deal with the Taliban, which ultimately failed.

16 October, 2021

Taliban Likely To Open Secondary Education For Girls: UN Official

Associated Press (AP)

UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Omar Abdi said Taliban's education minister told him that they are working on a 'framework' to allow all girls to continue their schooling beyond the sixth grade.

23 August, 2021

J&K: Missing Teenage Girl Found Dead On River Banks In Poonch District

Outlook Web Desk

The girl had gone missing from her Mohalla Kamsar residence on August 21

15 August, 2021

Girl Student Stabbed To Death In Broad Daylight In Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur City

Outlook Web Bureau

Police launched a manhunt to nab the culprit while efforts were on to unlock the girl’s mobile phone for possible clues.

25 July, 2021

Nick Of Time: Cop Saves Girl From Jumping To Death At Metro Station, Watch Viral Video

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl, during the interrogation, told police that she wanted to end her life due to work-related stress.

22 July, 2021

UP: Teenage Girl’s Body Found Hanging From Bridge

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl’s uncles allegedly threw her body from Patnawa Bridge but it remained hanging with a hook of its railing.


14 October, 2019

UP Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Another Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot


Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

16 September, 2019

In Debt, Mother Sells 1-Year-Old Son, Teen Daughter To Trafficker


DCW said that the 15-year-old girl was sold by her mother for Rs 1 lakh

30 August, 2019

SC To Take Suo Motu Cognizance Of UP Missing Girl's Case, Hearing Today: Report


In his initial complaint to the police, however, the woman's father had alleged she and some other girls were sexually harassed by Chinmayanand.

20 July, 2019

Haryana: Stray Dogs Save Baby Girl After Woman Dumped Her In Drain

Outlook Web Bureau

The baby girl, who was wrapped in a plastic bag, was then pulled out by a pack of stray dogs who started barking and thereby alerted the passers-by who called the police.

02 July, 2019

15-Year-Old Girl,Trapped Under Debris Of Collapsed Wall In Mumbai's Malad Area, Dies

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl had been pleading for help since 2 am last night. "Mujhe bahar nikalo," had been her repeated plea, a rescue worker told PTI.

17 May, 2019

'Beti Bataao': How A Naxal-Hit District Gives Voice To Modi's Pet Scheme 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao'

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The Garhwa district in Jharkhand has launched a toll-free number with the name 'Beti Bataao' which brings a feedback mechanism to the government’s ambitious project 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao'.


06 January, 2019

Depression Due To Social Media Use Twice More Likely In Girls: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

Researchers found the most important routes from social media use to depressive symptoms were shown to be via poor sleep and online harassment.

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