Mumbai Fire Brigade Makes History By Hiring 97 Women As Firefighters:
For the first time in history, the Mumbai Fire Brigade has recruited 97 women firefighters! It’s no news that India has a huge gender problem. From female foeticides to not allowing women in combat roles, patriarchy extends its evil head into almost sphere of a woman’s life.
Which is why news like these need to be celebrated.
Uttarakhand Is Aiming To Become The Butterfly Capital Of The World:
A great news for all the butterfly lovers out there. With Uttarakhand headed towards becoming the global butterfly capital, you will no longer need to travel abroad to sight these colourful creatures. Promotion of the "butterfly tourism" in the state has recently been on the cards of the Uttarakhand government. This North Indian state is known to house a wide diversity of butterflies more than 500 species in India.
India-Sri Lanka Match Halted Due To Delhi’s Toxic Smog:
The alarming level of smog in Delhi was visible at the Ferozshah Kotla stadium, as a number of players were spotted wearing pollution masks during Day 2 of the second Test between India and Sri Lanka. The national capital since last week has witnessed a sharp drop in temperature in the wake of the winter season, but unfortunately, the city’s air pollution levels continue to rise.
Iranian Woman Went Through 50 Surgeries to Look Like Angelina Jolie:
Every fangirl knows that there’s a fine line between admiration and obsession. And when a fan crosses that line, things can take a turn for the ugly. This Iranian woman for instance, took things a little too far when she supposedly went through 50 surgeries to look like her idol, Angelina Jolie