social issues

Societies change when children take over

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Watch how young children took up cudgels with their enforced circumstances to fight issues like child marriage, discrimination and lack of infrastructure to complete their education and become champions of child rights.

Dec 30, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Parineeti Chopra to use fashion to address issues

Parineeti shared a photo in which she is seen sporting a denim outfit with a blue T-shirt that has a heart shape print in the front in rainbow colours. 

Jul 24, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

I am against liquor prohibition: Adi Godrej

Veteran Industrialist Adi Godrej has spoken out against liquor prohibition, saying it won't work and would be a futile exercise to enforce it.

Sep 06, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Jain portal launched for community awareness on social issues

 A portal was on Tuesday launched to provide Jain community across the country information about various provisions made by the government for their uplift after they were provide minority status last year and also to galvanise and educate them on social and developmental issues.

Aug 25, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

Teenagers throws spotlight on social issues through theatre

A dalit teen being bullied off the playground by dominant caste youth, a girl's struggle with domestic violence and a refugee's religious discrimination are themes dominant in a new theatre production by a group of teenagers.

May 21, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Supreme Court forms special bench to deal with social issues

In an unprecedented move, the Supreme Court has set up a special Social Justice Bench to hear social issues related to women, children and the underprivileged.

Dec 04, 2014, 11:24 AM IST

Films on social issues not allowed in Myanmar: Filmmaker

Political change in Myanmar was "superficial" and the government was averse to films that rake up social and political issues, Burmese filmmaker The Maw Naing said here Thursday.

Nov 13, 2014, 20:23 PM IST

'Satyamev Jayate' season three to begin from October 5

The third season of Aamir Khan-hosted popular TV show 'Satyamev Jayate' is all set to air from next month.

Sep 14, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Data deficiency hampering policy implementation!

Reaching the last mile, however, is a big question mark as a society strives for evidence-based policy.

Jul 30, 2014, 11:17 AM IST

BJP MLA turns actor to highlight social issues

Politician-turned-actor Madhu Srivastav has tried to highlight the plight of farmers whose land is illegally grabbed by mafia, through his Gujarati film `Thakorna Kol Jagma Anmol`.

Feb 28, 2014, 12:44 PM IST

Marathi film on perils of social media to hit theatres

A Marathi film, `Headline`, depicting the pitfalls of social networking sites and the young generation`s life in the online lane, is all set to release this month.

Feb 16, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

Kareena Kapoor discusses social issues with former French First Lady

Kareena Kapoor was present for a lunch affair with Valerie Trierweiler, the former First Lady of France.

Feb 01, 2014, 14:18 PM IST

Discussing social issues using art as the medium

People from different walks of life came together in the capital to deliberate on social issues by using art as a medium, the organisers said Saturday.

Jul 20, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

Miss India a nice platform to raise social issues: Hasleen

Miss India Earth 2011 Hasleen Kaur believes that `Miss India` is a good platform to raise social issues in front of the world and find solutions.

Jun 29, 2011, 09:47 AM IST

Miss India a nice platform to raise social issues: Hasleen

Miss India Earth 2011 Hasleen Kaur believes that `Miss India` is a good platform to raise social issues in front of the world and find solutions.

Jun 27, 2011, 16:36 PM IST