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Articles by Monalisa Das
Articles by Monalisa Das
Indian cinema needs to portray stammering sensitively and a B'luru NGO is leading the way
Very often, Indian cinema portrays people with speech disorders in an insensitive and comical way to elicit laughs from the audience.
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 19:10
Dirty water and toxic fish: Panel finds Ennore Creek severely polluted by fly ash
The study recognised fishermen, who are exposed to the contaminated water for long periods of time, and fish consumers to be at risk.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 17:18
'Won't support Rally for Rivers': India's Waterman Rajendra Singh on Isha's campaign
This 'Rally for Rivers', is not for rivers. It is for the land, for money, for power, for fame and for name, says India's 'Waterman'.
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 18:53
We are here to stay: Sharda Ugra gets candid on women in sports journalism
One of India’s first woman sports journalists tells all on what it is like to be a woman on the field and the changing landscape of sports writing.
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 17:37
Death penalty for rape of minor girls: Why experts don't think it's a good idea
The Madhya Pradesh assembly has passed a bill to award the death penalty to those involved in the rape of girls below 12, but such an approach is full of problems, say CSA experts.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:26
'Made to feel like luggage': This is how disabled women travel on Indian trains
Activists say the entire process, of inaccessibility and having to depend on someone to get on a train, is abusive.
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 17:46
Chennai TCS techie death: Union accuses company of not having medical help at hand
The ambulance to take Moses to hospital arrived late, and there was no on to give emergency care, alleges the IT trade union FITE.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 08:57
The story of a 70-year-old Japanese woman living her passion for Mohiniyattam in Kerala
Hisayo fell so in love with Mohiniyattam after watching a performance that she packed her bags and travelled to Kerala to learn the art.
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 20:06
Losing a piece of Bengaluru: This 40-year-old city library is shutting down
After entertaining several generations of book addicts, Mecca Book House will shut shop in December.
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 18:04
TN gets India's first trade union for IT sector: What's in it for employees
FITE said that their registration "re-establishes the fact that employees of IT sector should be considered as "Workmen" and are eligible for the rights prescribed by the Industrial Disputes Act (1947)."
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 16:26