Poll Candidates Must Disclose Source of Income: SC

Poll Candidates Must Disclose Source of Income: SCA bench headed by justice J. Chelameswar said the candidates have to disclose their own, their spouse’s and dependent children’s source of income when filing nomination. Supreme Court of India. Credit: PTI New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed that all candidates contesting elections must disclose their

The BJP Will Make Sure I Never Leave Prison: Chandrashekhar Azad

The BJP Will Make Sure I Never Leave Prison: Chandrashekhar AzadA friend and comrade of the Bhim Army leader writes about visiting him in jail. Bhim Army supporters hold a protest at Jantar Mantar. Credit: PTI I am writing this article about a Dalit rights movement knowing that the section of society it pertains to

US Senate Rejects Immigration Bills, Leaves ‘Dreamers’ in Limbo

US Senate Rejects Immigration Bills, Leaves ‘Dreamers’ in LimboSenate majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) walks to the Senate floor before a series of votes on immigration reform on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, February 15, 2018. Credit: Reuters/Joshua Roberts Washington: The US Senate rejected a series of bills to protect “Dreamer” immigrants on Thursday, leaving in

Why BJP Is Capturing the Imagination of Tripura’s Young Voters

Why BJP Is Capturing the Imagination of Tripura’s Young VotersThe Left Font government has been in power in the state for the past 25 years and just the possibility of change seems exciting to many young people. BJP and CPI(M) flags can be seen lining roads across Tripura. Credit: Akhil Kumar Agartala: In what is

Borneo Records Startling Decline in Orangutan Population

Borneo Records Startling Decline in Orangutan PopulationHunting, habitation destruction by industries and deforestation have led to a drop of about 50% in the orangutan population on the island of Borneo from 1999 to 2015. An orangutan holds its baby at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center in the Malaysian state of Sabah on Borneo island on January