With the prevalence of social media platforms in today’s digital world, it is alarmingly evident that technology has created brand new challenges that affect the mental health of users, one of the major ones being cyberbullying. This technology-based peer victimization involves harassing, threatening, embarrassing, or targeting another person, intentionally and repeatedly, mostly with the intention…More
1 OUT OF 4 INDIAN VOTERS DO NOT BELIEVE EVM TO BE AUTHENTIC MEDIUM TO VOTE INSHORTS PULSE OF THE NATION SURVEY
85% want to make voting compulsory 45% of Indian voters will not be traveling back for elections if away from their hometown 26% Indian voters do not research extensively before voting National, March, 28th, 2019– India’s highest-rated news app – Inshorts, published the results of its ‘Pulse of the Nation’ survey on the outlook of…More
56% Indians are satisfied with the current Government – Inshorts ‘Pulse of the Nation’ poll
~Inshorts ‘Pulse of the Nation’ poll conducted in the first week of December 2018~ 56% Indians have said that they are satisfied with the current governance 51% said that the taxpayers’ money has been put to good use by the administration While 55% have said that the issue of black money has not been handled…More
MATRIMONY MEET AD LISTS ‘BEAUTIFUL GIRLS’ AS YOUNG ACHIEVERS. WOULD BEAUTY BE A DECIDING FACTOR FOR YOU IN MARRIAGE?
An advertisement for a Young Achievers Matrimony Meet in Bengaluru was recently published in the city edition of a newspaper. It described its ideal clientele as “highly successful young achievers”, people who are “specialists in their respective fields” and people from “ultra rich families”. The advertisement went viral for listing “beautiful girls” under the Young…More
COURT ASKS OFFICIALS TO NOT “RAISE EYEBROWS” AT INTER-FAITH MARRIAGES. DO YOU?
RESPONSES: 26721 YES: 22298 (83%) NO: 4423 (17%) The Punjab and Haryana High Court recently asked state officials to not “raise eyebrows and lay snares and landmines” in the case of an inter-faith marriage of a Hindu-Muslim couple. The case pertained to the objection of a couple to a checklist, which required a notice be sent of the…More
NEW BILL PROPOSES JAIL FOR BRIBE GIVERS: HAVE YOU EVER GIVEN A BRIBE?
RESPONSES: 22933 YES: 12981 (57%) NO: 9952 (43%) The ongoing Monsoon Session of the Parliament saw the landmark Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2018, being passed by both Houses. The Bill seeks to punish not only the bribe taker but also the bribe giver, with imprisonment up to seven years, fine, or both, on giving a bribe. However,…More
8 out of 10 millennials support inter-caste marriage in India – Inshorts ‘Pulse of the Nation’ poll
The poll, conducted in the third week of June 2018 captured the views of 1.3 lakh netizensMore than 90% males are ready to equally split wedding expenses More than 70% males do not think their partners should change their maiden names For 84% females, it doesn’t matter if there partner earns less or more than…More
In a truly liberating move, 8 out of 10 women in India come out in support of live-in relationships! – Inshorts ‘Pulse of the Nation’ poll
The poll, conducted in the second week of May 2018 captured the views of 1.4 lakh netizens More than 80% millennials think that live-in relationships are still considered a taboo in Indian society More than 47% Indians are of the opinion that marriage is better when choosing between marriage and lifelong live-ins New Delhi, May…More
Inshorts Poll 78% support SC’s highway liquor ban
Inshorts invites applications for its Inshorts Inclusives Campus Program
Inshorts is looking for young enthusiastic and innovative minds for its campus program – The Inshorts Inclusives Program. The Inshorts Inclusives is a community of like-minded students working towards Inshorts’ umbrella mission of #Stay Informed. The Inclusives being the torchbearers of the mission, are responsible for designing and executing plans and strategies to keep people…More