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  • He walked the talk – always. Arindam Das: (1982 – 2021)

    September 24, 2021 7:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In 2011, the United Nations had named journalism as the most dangerous profession in the world. The International Federation of Journalists’ 2020 report on media staff killed in work-related incidents shows that this is an increasing trend. Around the world,... View Article

  • Lakshadweep: Kerala High Court puts aside challenge to removal of meat from mid-day meals, closure of dairy farms

    September 17, 2021 5:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Kerala High Court on Friday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation that challenged the decision of the Lakshadweep administration to close dairy farms and omit meat from the menu of mid-day meals in schools on the Lakshadweep islands. A Division... View Article

  • Enriching : School Education

    September 15, 2021 9:24 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a written reply in the last session of the Lok Sabha, the Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has explained how “the National Education Policy (NEP), 2020, provides to include in the school curriculum ethical reasoning, traditional Indian values and... View Article

  • Caste Census is Opposition’s Political Ploy

    September 15, 2021 9:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    The BJP’s victory reiterates that identity-driven politics will retain its utility in a vast and diverse democracy like India. However, it is crucial for the survival of the traditional doyens of caste politics in India to reinvent themselves and recalibrate... View Article

  • Pride, Prejudice and Peril : The Pitfalls of Caste Census

    September 15, 2021 9:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    The shrill cry from almost all political parties especially regional parties’ sans BJD, pressing for a caste-based census points towards an ideological insolvency and setting up an agenda for social suffering. The ruling dispensation has borrowed time before joining the... View Article


    September 14, 2021 5:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Henry Wallace, the 19th century American journalist, thinker and politician once remarked about politicians in general, ‘Their final objective toward which all their deceit is directed is to capture political power so that …. they may keep the common man... View Article

  • The Serpent of Identity Politics

    September 14, 2021 4:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The issue of caste based reservations have once again stirred up the political discourse of the country even after more than three decades of the implementation of the Mandal Commission recommendations granting 27 per cent quotas in government service and... View Article

  • Caste-ridden UP Opp. unites on caste census

    September 14, 2021 4:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Religion and caste are the predominant forces that have ruled India, especially the Hindi heartland for centuries. Uttar Pradesh, the country’s most populous state wherein reside the country’s over 241 million people are bound tightly by these twin chains. According... View Article