Safety

  • CCTVs and the move to make Indian cities safer across states

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    The arrest of Indian Mujahideen founder Yasin Bhatkal has served to highlight the increasing role played by CCTV footage in terror investigations. Not only has...

  • Fighting terror in J&K

    Straight talk |  Shantanu Mukharji
    As I post this blog, terrorists are firing at the civilians in Sanatnagar area in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir. This indiscriminate attack comes barely...

  • Quadricycles: No way to make our roads safer

    Fresh air |  Vivek Sengupta
    India has the worst record of road safety in the world. The numbers are truly horrific. India accounts for 10 per cent of global road...

  • International Women's Day: 'Badi aayi Kareena Kapoor!'

    For crying out loud |  Sreemoyee Piu Kundu
    It's weird being a woman. Today. It's odd to have to constantly defend what you stand for - to have to play the part -...

  • Road safety: Good Samaritans need fear no harassment

    Fresh air |  Vivek Sengupta
    The friend of the rape victim, who through her ordeal and death galvanised an entire nation, spoke out a few days ago. In his first...

  • 10 points for Justice Verma to keep women safe

    The Chastity Belt |  Madhuri Banerjee
    Dear Justice Verma, The outrage will not stop until steps are taken. The politicians have failed. The justice system of India needs to take ...

  • Delhi gangrape: Third India wants justice

    Afsar's Take |  Afsar Ahmad
    Till now, we have known two kinds of India. One which supports the government and second that supports the Opposition. Post independence, these two types...

  • Peaceful summer in Kashmir, calm before the storm?

    Lost in 'Trance'lation |  Abid Soffi
    Everyone is satisfied that the summer in the Kashmir valley this season remained peaceful. Of course barring some incidents of stone pelting and strike calls...

  • Insensitive to Delhi women, who?

    Storm Chaser |  Mahima Sharma
    "Delhi is insensitive to women; they feel safer in other metros" that's what Delhi CM Shiela Diskhit had to say responding and so-called condemning the...