'Every govt misuses CBI': Ex-joint director Shantonu Sen on skeletons in agency's closet and turf war controversy
Firstpost spoke to ex-CBI joint director Shantonu Sen to try to understand what ails India's premier investigating agency
Ankit Saxena's father Yashpal brave for hating no religion after son's murder, but let’s not ignore his vulnerabilities
The fact that Hindutva groups are continuously trying to communalise the tragedy is not lost on Ankit Saxena's family and they absolutely do not welcome such moves.
RSS affiliate complains against cervical cancer vaccine: Should patriarchal organisations opine about women's health?
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has decided to ignore the serious issue of cervical cancer adhering to recommendations from an organisation affiliated to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.
Snapshots from Harsh Mander’s Karwan E Mohabbat, a month long journey that started from Assam and traveled to Jharkhand, Karnataka, Delhi, UP, Haryana, Rajasthan and Gujarat, meeting families of Dalit and Muslim victims of lynching
What is being advertised in these calendars is not Narendra Modi the Prime Minister nor Modi the BJP leader. Modi here is not even representing government policies and successes story.
As approximately 2800 families to be relocated from Delhi’s well known Kathputli Colony in Shadipur await their new homes, and lose their old ones, photographer Sanjukta Basu is on hand to document the transition
AKTC’s efforts to improve the quality of life in the Basti has positively impacted 9,000 lives within the Basti alone.
The fight to seek a ban on triple talaq is difficult. How the women fighting for it deserve anything but applause is something Flavia Agnes needs to answer.
Adultery law in India is one of the most regressive laws and goes against everything women’s movement has ever fought for — dignity, individuality and the basic right to be treated as human beings.
When invited by the Haryana Education Minister to speak at the assembly, Jain Digambar monk Tarun Sagar arrived wearing his religion on his sleeves – stark naked.
At the Ananda Shiksha Niketan, Babar Ali — the youngest headmaster in the world as per BBC — is helping educate children from impoverished backgrounds
Paternity leave is important in theory because it establishes the fact that child care is the responsibility of both husband and wife. However, Gandhi’s apprehension is also justifiable.
Shame on the people of Manipur who made Irom Sharmila feel dejected by preventing her from entering Kaisampat area of Imphal town.
Within few hours, television, newspaper and digital medai, all over the country flashed the headlines, ‘Mother daughter gang raped on NH 91 in Bulandshahr.’