Poverty and dwindling resources are at the root of such violence and propagation of superstition against women. Pushed to the wall, people tend to pick on the weakest link, which in most cases happen to be women. Women who come into compensation when... read more
Pakistan and India frequently arrest fishermen for allegedly trespassing in territorial waters in the Arabian Sea and these fishermen do not have boats equipped with the technology to know their precise location, authorities say. read more
The $50-billion worth China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is understood to have hit a roadblock with many of its projects getting stuck due to a financial crisis at the country’s National Highway Authority, according to a media report. read more
A Blue button (Porpita porpita) spotted on the rocky shore of Haji Ali in Mumbai. The spotting of the Blue button is a sign of the monsoon’s arrival in the city. These Porpita are members of the invertebrate order Hydroida, found in tropical and subtropical waters of the Indian Ocean.