Prayers on chairs ban sparks outrage in Bangladesh

A ban on using chairs in mosques has provoked outrage in Muslim-majority Bangladesh, with critics saying it will exclude the elderly and infirm from prayers.

’84 riots: Witness claims cremating kin chairs, doors

A woman witness, who lost five of her family members during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, on Friday claimed before a court conducting trial against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar that she had cremated her kin using the chairs and doors.

Rickety chairs bring down ATC officials: Hindustan Times

Working as an air traffic controller in a busy airport like Delhi is easily one of the toughest jobs in the world. More so if the fear of the chair breaking down and falling flat on the ground haunts you all the time.