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Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Caste and colonialism: From India to Mideast

Israel’s employment situation might help to explain these unlikely Jews

25 Oct 2023 12:00 AM

52 Black ex-franchisees sue McDonald’s for racial discrimination

The 52 plaintiffs are seeking compensation of USD 4 million to USD 5 million per store, according to the lawsuit

01 Sep 2020 5:54 PM

Cisco accused of job discrimination based on Indian employee's caste

Cisco’s workforce includes thousands of Indian immigrants, most of whom were born Brahmins or other high castes

01 Jul 2020 10:36 AM

India reiterates commitment to UN Declaration on violence against women

Why this has been forgotten in the corridors of policy making?

20 Dec 2019 2:00 PM

Racial discrimination prevention should be a public health imperative

Studies reveal that black teens face racial discrimination.

17 Dec 2019 9:27 AM


UN body slams Pak over ‘discrimination’ of religious minorities

The commission has cited several prominent examples to substantiate that minorities in the country are portrayed as second class citizens.

15 Dec 2019 11:35 AM

Google to pay USD 11 million to end lawsuit alleging age discrimination

Cheryl Fillekes said that she interviewed four times at Google but was never offered a position, despite her qualifications, over her age.

24 Jul 2019 7:51 AM

AI to fight unfair discrimination

Preventing unfair treatment of individuals on the basis of race, gender or ethnicity has been a long-standing concern of civilization.

15 Jul 2019 11:34 AM

Provision that criminalised beggary by transgender people removed from bill

Another provision that made transgender subject themselves to certification by district screening committee has been struck out.

14 Jul 2019 3:46 PM

California becomes first state to ban discrimination against hairstyles

California bans discrimination based on hairstyle, becomes first state in US o do so.

04 Jul 2019 11:04 AM


SC dismisses plea seeking withdrawal of Inner Line Permit in Nagaland

PIL sought direction to take steps for protection of life and liberty, properties, other fundamental rights of non-Nagas living in Dimapur.

02 Jul 2019 4:19 PM

Facebook agrees to advertising overhaul to settle US discrimination suits

Under the agreement, Facebook will create a new advertising portal for ads linked to housing, employment and credit ad.

20 Mar 2019 12:06 PM

When at work, just be yourself

Being honest and open not only helps lead a quality life but also helps increase productivity and decrease job anxiety.

02 Mar 2019 12:44 PM

Former Facebook worker says firm not doing enough to deal with racial discrimination

A Facebook spokesman said the company has been working to increase employee diversity.

28 Nov 2018 2:51 PM

Can microhousing deliver on its promise?

The stresses on account of homelessness are mounting and India must summon the will and act fast.

12 Oct 2018 12:18 AM


Tech Mahindra sacks executive for discrimination against homosexual

Pramanik accused the manager of making "mocking judgements" on how his purported "effeminate" nature had affected his work.

16 Sep 2018 4:25 PM

Tech Mahindra ex-employee accuses manager of discrimination against homosexuals

Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra said the company is investigating the matter.

11 Sep 2018 7:13 PM

Woman files human rights complaint after being fired for not wearing a bra at work

The 25-year-old chose to file a human rights complaint as men at the club didn’t have the same restrictions as women.

02 Sep 2018 8:25 PM

Experience thrills and spills

The rafting starts from Kolladi near Cherupuzha where you can let your inflated boats into the wild waves of the Tejaswini.

29 Jul 2018 12:51 AM

Attempt to limit Asian Americans in universities

Today, the average percentage of Jewish students is 25 per cent on Ivy League campuses, with a 6-million population.

04 Jul 2018 2:14 AM