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

Domestic help app BookMyBai bans Bollywood celebrities for mistreating maids

BookMyBai app co-founder Anupam Sinhal, in a lengthy blog post, said that over 20 Bollywood celebrities mistreated the domestic help.

20 Apr 2017

Nine questions PM Modi asks, should have asked in his app survey on demonetisation

On Tuesday, the PM asked people to log onto his app to take a survey of 10 questions.

23 Nov 2016