These are front page stories on the Times of India.
Widows are bought and sold like cattle just a few hundred kilometres from Bangalore.Unbelievable though it may sound, widows are treated like cattle, are 'bought and sold' in a custom treated as sacred by the 'Handi Koracha' community. Worse, local authorities well aware of the issue are not lifting a finger to help the victims of this de-humanising tradition.
Woman's body found in a trunk.
Young woman burnt to death in Lucknow.
This is just a very random sample of what the newspaper said today. Are we even surprised?
And, unfortunately, do we even care?
Please post your views here. I know it is sad, these are random things, the media has to report what happens, but what does it say about us as a people?