Proud to have hired him, but suspect any journalist will want to become an Akshay Singh again

By Rifat Jawaid Follow the author on twitter @RifatJawaid I haven’t been able to sleep whole night. The death of a fellow journalist Akshay Singh has shocked me to no end. I am still finding it hard to believe that a young, upright and fearless journalist could lose his life just because he dared to work … Read more

Aaj Tak journalist dies under mysterious circumstances in MP while covering Vyapam scam

Aaj Tak journalist Akshay Singh, who was a part of the Special Investigative Team of the channel, has died in Madhya Pradesh under mysterious circumstances. Akshay had gone to MP to investigate the Vyapam scam. Aaj Tak is reported to have sent a senior editor to Akshay’s house here in Delhi and the chief of … Read more

Children being served food meant for animals at Anganwadi centres, admits Mos Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti

In a surprising revelation, Union Minister of State for Food Processing Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti on Saturday admitted that children and women at Anganwadi centres across India were being served food meant for animals in the name of nutritious diet. At a function in Indore, Jyoti said that the children should instead be given food containing soybean, which … Read more

Swachh Bharat: A Guinness Record for washing hands recognised in Madhya Pradesh

A record created in Madhya Pradesh on ‘World hand-washing day’ last year has been registered by the Guinness Book of World Records. According to the official Guinness Book website, 12,76,425 students created a world record on October 15, 2014 by simultaneously washing their hands at various programmes held by panchayats and rural development departments. The feat was … Read more