Anagha Unni

After 'cancer is karma' remark, Baba Ramdev to inaugurate research conference at IIT Madras

Baba Ramdev, who had claimed that cancer is divine justice for sins committed, has been invited as the chief guest at the 7th International Translational Cancer Research Conference.

07 Feb 2018

Sponsor backs out of IIT Madras cancer conference associated with Baba Ramdev

MD Anderson Cancer Center, a Texas-based research and treatment facility, has demanded that its name and logo be removed from promotional material.

07 Feb 2018

Baba Ramdev opts out of cancer research conference at IIT Madras

This comes after an international sponsor pulled out due to his controversial remarks that the dreaded disease is caused by one’s karma.

07 Feb 2018

Condom ads only at night? What sense does it make to impose such curbs

I&B Ministry’s move indicates that on matters relating to sex and contraceptive technologies India continues to be a denialist with an ostrich’s attitude to facts.

15 Dec 2017

Menstruation matters: Hold that thought. Gotta change my tampon!

What do feminists think about the concept of paid period leave for female employees?

24 Jul 2017

Asian Games 2018