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The Other Impact of Corona: Over 3 Crore Indians Are Not Middle Class Anymore?

The pandemic brought the world to a stop one year ago. It is still wreaking a havoc today. Last year the stock markets came crashing down and billionaires lost too much in too little of time. However, they recovered their losses within a span of 9 months and increased their wealth manifold during the lockdown.Continue reading “The Other Impact of Corona: Over 3 Crore Indians Are Not Middle Class Anymore?”

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Who will become the chief minister of West Bengal?

Bengal assembly elections are approaching closer and the competition is getting intense. The claim to victory in these elections will also play a key role in national politics. Let us see what is working for different political parties in Bengal. Starting with BJP: They performed extremely well in the Lok Sabha 2019 elections. RSS hasContinue reading “Who will become the chief minister of West Bengal?”

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How can a democracy become an electoral autocracy?

Democracy often changes into dictatorship before you know it. In most cases, you will find that the dictator was once a democratically elected politician. For example, Hitler. What’s surprising is that in the age of internet and despite the presence of UN, dictators keep coming up right under our noses. Taking the case of Russia,Continue reading “How can a democracy become an electoral autocracy?”

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What are patient rights and why are they necessary?

Patient rights charter is a written document which defines basic rules of conduct so to be followed by medical professionals. It guarantees information, fair treatment and autonomy over medical decisions. But is there a need for these, let’s say, new rights? Most definitely. Because, in 2017, when KPMG studied transparency in medical systems of 30Continue reading “What are patient rights and why are they necessary?”

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Five Lessons To Learn From Disha Ravi’s Case

Although the mainstream media and people in general painted Disha Ravi in a negative picture, that too without any solid evidence, the judgment by Justice Dharmender Rana has spoken otherwise. His verdict is an important lesson in civics. A reminder that questioning authority is a fundamental right when he said that offence of sedition cannotContinue reading “Five Lessons To Learn From Disha Ravi’s Case”

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Akash Banerjee VS Bhakt Banerjee: International Conspiracy To Defame India?

BB: OH, WHAT IS THIS AGAIN? 22-YEAR OLD TRYING TO DIVIDE THE NATION. NOW SHE IS ARRESTED, WAH, WHAT YOU SOW IS WHAT YOU REAP! AB: So according to you anyone who does not support the government is anti-national. BB: NO NO ACCORDING TO YOU LET THEM BE. LET THEM STORM TWITTER. LET THEM DEFAMEContinue reading “Akash Banerjee VS Bhakt Banerjee: International Conspiracy To Defame India?”

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The Ultimate Twitter Showdown As India Goes Against Propaganda

What never happened in 70 years is happening now. You may have heard this line over and over again but this time it’s actually become true. In some sense. Rihanna’s tweet has been deemed ‘foreign attack’. It was followed up by an official statement by the ministry of foreign affairs and a hashtag campaign wasContinue reading “The Ultimate Twitter Showdown As India Goes Against Propaganda”

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Ten Lessons We Can Learn From The Farmers

Let’s dive right into it, shall we? Lesson 1 Nothing is permanent. Things change fast. The determined always emerge victorious no matter what the situation be. For instance, after what had happened on Republic Day, everyone assumed that the farmer protest was over. Many also thought that their leader Rakesh Tikait would be arrested. HeavyContinue reading “Ten Lessons We Can Learn From The Farmers”

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Why are common people taking up the streets in India?

A new trend has taken over the country. More and more people are taking up the streets. Are they being misguided by the opposition, who knows? People are protesting fully knowing the consequences of going up against the government. They are called derogatory names, for instance, not only by the Trolls but also by theContinue reading “Why are common people taking up the streets in India?”

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Will There Be Tandav Season 2? Five Mistakes By The Makers

Tandav has come under a lot of FIRe recently. The demand to ban Tandav has been raised by several state governments. What’s more, some have gone even further in saying that the whole Amazon Prime should be banned! Look, the makers of Tandav have committed grave mistakes. As many as 5 mistakes that have dividedContinue reading “Will There Be Tandav Season 2? Five Mistakes By The Makers”

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Coding Controversy: What’s the right time to learn code?

In 2020, a crisis, other than Corona, made its way into our lives. This was a crisis of false advertising. It took advantage of insecure middle class parents. A reputed company, with all its resources, invested all of its lockdown time, into luring parents towards coding. Their promise: Jobs worth crores for 9 year olds!Continue reading “Coding Controversy: What’s the right time to learn code?”