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India : about sex whitening, kamasutra and domestic violences

Since long, Indians are obsessed with purity and whiteness. But recently, a TV ad has raised a scandal. It’s about a soap whose use enable the women to whiten their genital areas… in order to be more sexy, to be desired by their … Continue reading

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India : finding a job 16 years after applying and…

In Rajasthan ( one of the Indian states), a man tried in 1992 to enter the Border Security Force ( an army batalion watching the Indian borders) but failed the medical test. Amazed by the decision of the army, he … Continue reading

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India : the Godhra carnage

Gujarat is a state in western India, once famous for its cotton fields and its salines. Gujarat is also the native land of Mahatma Gandhi. Like him, Gujarati are an audacious and traditional minded people. But despite being devot hindus, these efficient businessmen … Continue reading

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India : an unusual way to solve the violence in schools

In the Idukki district ( Kerala state), a school principal caned herself before the students to know who stole the prize money set aside for the winners in a sports meet. Her new model to handle students paid off as one boy came forward … Continue reading

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India : on crimes, rapes and violence

Who said India was the country of the wise, Indians were peaceful people ? Every hour, 25 violent crimes take place in the whole country while 59 housewives commit suicide every day. And two accidental deaths occur every two minutes … Continue reading

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India : many women justify wife beating

If you thought domestic violence was on the wane in India with the rise in education levels, take a look at these figures.  Over 40 % of women in a nationwide survey reported  being beaten by their husbands at some … Continue reading

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India : schoolkids told to beat schoolkids

There is nothing to stop corporal punishments in the indian schools. It’s not just about some teacher slapping and caning children, but also about punishment being inflicted on students by students. And this happens in full glare of school authorities. Despite … Continue reading

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