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Blue Whale: Underground, Unknown And Dangerous

Blue Whale: Underground, Unknown And Dangerous

New Delhi, Aug 6 ——-Despite demands for a ban on a game that is believed to have pushed a 14-year-old Mumbai boy to suicide, it may not be possible to bar the Blue Whale Challenge, an Internet expert said. The ban issue was recently raised in the Maharashtra assembly and in the Rajya Sabha by

Banning Porn Won’t Work, Sex Education Will: Experts

By Nishant Arora New Delhi, Aug 4:  Terming the government’s crackdown on 857 pornographic websites an “act in haste”, the country’s top sex and behavioural experts have favoured making sex education mandatory for young Indian teenagers so that crimes like rape or child molestation can be efficiently curbed. According to them, a crackdown is not the

Injustice, O’ Allah: Yakub’s Last Words

By KICK STAFF As the noose was tightened around his neck, a spiritual leader asked Yakub Memon to confess. “Allah, the Almighty, is All wise and the Knower of All things. I am innocent and I must not be hanged. It is injustice and I am a victim of political murder,” replied Yakub, as he

Rajnath Holds Pakistan Responsible For Dinanagar Attack

Holding Pakistan responsible for the July 27 Dinanagar attack, Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said any attack by enemies will meet an effective and forceful response from the Indian security forces. Making a formal statement in the Rajya Sabha, the home minister said the central government was committed to rooting out terrorism from the

No Kashmir Word In Modi-Sharif Moscow Talks

By News Desk The much-awaited bilateral talks between India and Pakistan ended on a good note vis-à-vis the relations between the two countries on Friday, but both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif omitted the K-word during the one-hour meet at Ufo in Russia. The foreign secretaries of both countries,

Why Kashmir Condemned Shopian Attack

Prachita Jaitley Being at the forefront of anti-militancy operations, cops of Jammu and Kashmir police are expected to face attacks from insurgents and hundreds of policemen have paid with their lives during such operations since the eruption of insurgency in Indian administered Kashmir. Monday’s attack in south Kashmir’s Shopian was an incident of similar kind