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Why Don’t We Take Air Pollution Seriously?

According to a study, exposure to polluted air kills 1.67 million Indians every year. That’s more than cancer and alcohol related deaths, 780k and 140k respectively, combined! Yet, it’s ironic that nobody gives a damn about the glaring air problem. People adjust, aka, “chalta hai”, news channels don’t cover it well since there’s no TRP,Continue reading “Why Don’t We Take Air Pollution Seriously?”

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How Congress has weakened the opposition due to its leadership

Rahul Gandhi, the ever so young Congress prince had planned a two-day private retreat in Jaisalmer had congress waved the flag of victory in Bihar. Yes, after all, “break to banta hai” especially after he had “worked so hard” there: organized rallies day and night, gave media interviews, did all the strategy planning, and conductedContinue reading “How Congress has weakened the opposition due to its leadership”

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Five Masterstrokes That Have Revitalized Indian Democracy

2020 is a historic year and 10th of November, 2020, even more so, especially as far as the Supreme Court of India is concerned. Interim bail was granted to Arnab Goswami and two others in abetment to suicide case. Furthermore, the top court claimed that the Bombay High Court was wrong in its previous judgmentContinue reading “Five Masterstrokes That Have Revitalized Indian Democracy”

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Nikita Tomar’s Killing – Why India Needs a SCAW Division NOW!

Till now, you all must have seen the viral clip in which a kidnapping attempt was made on 21-year-old Nikita Tomar by a stalker named Tausif during broad daylight in Ballabhgarh, Faridabad. In the viral clip, Nikita can be seen resisting Tausif attempt to force her to get inside a car. After Nikita refused, TausifContinue reading “Nikita Tomar’s Killing – Why India Needs a SCAW Division NOW!”

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US Vice-President candidate Kamala Harris; Why is she important for Indian-Americans and India?

From Kal Ho Naa Ho to Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna to Indian Matchmaking, the media we consume is filled with Non-Resident Indians (NRI) living the American Dream. But these people just don’t exist on film, in fact, over 40 lakh Indian-Americans exist in the real world. Moreover, one of them will soon take oath forContinue reading “US Vice-President candidate Kamala Harris; Why is she important for Indian-Americans and India?”

Ten Reasons Why Outrage Over Arnab’s Arrest Is Misplaced

Mumbai Police and Arnab Goswami have been crossing swords (and limits) since you know when. Now that Arnab has been detained, many claim that this is due to him having previously attacked the police with baseless allegations on national TV. However, this arrest wasn’t as shocking as Twitterati’s anger over it. Hashtags such as #IndiaWithArnabContinue reading “Ten Reasons Why Outrage Over Arnab’s Arrest Is Misplaced”