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The per capita income of India is likely to increase by 8.3 per cent in 2018.

When a sea of white horses hits the land

The ocean knows it can flood the entire planet. It is already at it since the last ice age.

17 Sep 2018 2:27 AM

Climate change spikes sea levels

Chennai, Kochi and Surat are among the world’s top 20 cities will be flooded dangerously.

17 Sep 2018 2:23 AM

Living with Islamophobia

Islamophobia has increasingly become a part of the political rhetoric.

10 Sep 2018 6:35 AM

Burqa: The case of Muslim face cover

The teaching of Prophet Muhammad provides the wisest advice: Muslims should follow the practices of the society in which they live.

10 Sep 2018 6:30 AM

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Save the internet from corporate censorship

The last five years has seen an inversion of the initial trend.

03 Sep 2018 2:02 AM

Private censorship

The big question is what role society should play as opposed to social media platforms.

03 Sep 2018 1:58 AM

Dwindling career prospects in the Indian academia

One certain way that we would not reach the goal to be among elite institutions in the world is by not hiring faculty.

27 Aug 2018 6:31 AM

Postdocs find career options petering out

More doctorates is wonderful as it increases the knowledge base of societies, but it simultaneously generates an oversupply in the job market.

27 Aug 2018 6:23 AM

The terror of masculinity: Abuse of power to show manliness

Ideological masculinity feels threatened under the perpetuation of gender equality.

22 Aug 2018 2:17 AM

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The terror of masculinity: It’s violent extremism and terrorism

Women are subjected to threats of rape and murder that are both designed to evoke fear and force them back back to the domestic sphere.

22 Aug 2018 2:15 AM

The dreadful malaise of bigotry: There’s bias, even in love

Time changes everything. But sadly, it doesn’t improve anything that is deeply rooted in religious sentiments.

17 Aug 2018 1:37 AM

The dreadful malaise of bigotry: An act of mediocrity to belittle the other

Rural Georgia is racially balanced. The racial divide is still obvious, though not predominantly. where once can see bigotry, prejudice and racism.

17 Aug 2018 1:10 AM

Patriarchy made woman ‘the other’

Virginity rituals, menstrual segregation, taboos on women’s entry in places of worship are all patriarchal cultural customs.

09 Aug 2018 6:49 AM

Culture may be the great leveller

Studies point out that women of different families within the same group or even of different groups forge stable ties among them.

09 Aug 2018 6:42 AM

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Info turns into power, absolutely

There are scenarios where the so-called fringe groups can become mainstream and can even come to power. It is what networks do...

30 Jul 2018 2:09 AM

Toxic information warfare on net defies solutions

People with similar views come together and it becomes a vicious cycle of the same news circulating within the same group.

30 Jul 2018 2:04 AM

India remains status conscious

We have the google generation. But everyone does not become addicted to google.

23 Jul 2018 3:07 AM

Adaptation key to survival

Generations may have distinct characteristics lending themselves to stereotype labels as baby busters, baby boomers or millennials.

23 Jul 2018 3:01 AM

Time fake news is nipped in the bud

With digitisation developing at breakneck speed it has become imperative to talk about stopping the spread of fake news.

16 Jul 2018 6:50 AM

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