The Body Shop launches fairly traded recycled plastic which is a new frontier for the people and the planet. By 2020 recycled plastic from India will go into the making of Body Shop’s haircare bottles.
Over last two decades, India has made good efforts in keeping malaria under check. The burden has declined by 59 per cent (2.03 million cases in 2000 to 0.84 million in 2017), and deaths due to disease by 89 per cent.
Nearly 77 per cent of Indian women who chose to cheat on their husbands reasoned that their marriage had become monotonous and finding a partner outside marriage allowed them to add excitement to their lives.
Anupam Barve is one of the three film-makers who have banded together to create a series of eight short films which tackle different curiosities stemming from sex. He tells Outlook that documentaries on subjects tend to get didactic while the youth prefers storytelling.
The Indian community has seen significant growth in numbers in EU countries post-Brexit and Trump. In search of brighter prospects, large number of Indians who were conventionally predisposed to choosing UK or the US for their higher education, are now turning to lucrative opportunities in countries like Germany and France.
Hitchens emerges as a voice of resistance that echoes through the twenty first century. It matters today because totalitarianism has created precedence in world politics, and newer totalitarian ideas are on the rise.