Amidst those who shed tears after Jayalalithaa’s death, stood also critics and puzzled supporters who struggled to grasp how the death of a Chief Minister could spark such profound emotion. Read on as we peel back the layers behind this much venerated and possibly irreplaceable leader in the history of Tamil Nadu.
It was only recently that a controversy regarding the arcane standards of the Electoral College was brought into existence in regard to HIllary Clinton winning the popular vote and Donald Trump winning the Electoral College, consequently giving rise to protests across the United States of America. Here’s why the Electoral College is not a system that should be done away with.
“My teacher says I’m ugly because I’m dark”, says ten year old Samir, in a documentary by a UK media network. With downcast eyes, he speaks of how fairer boys refuse to include him in their conversations or games. He is a devoted user of ‘Fair and Lovely’, a common fairness cream, but he hasn’t seen a noticeable change.
It is true that there is no equivalent to Sachin Tendulkar in the current Indian team and it is reasonable to assume there never will be one. Let me explain, Sachin Tendulkar is not only the most beloved cricketer of our generation, maybe of all
The 2nd of February, 2016 was a momentous day for the LGBT community in India as the Supreme Court admitted a curative petition on Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. The hundred and fifty-six year old law prescribes a maximum sentence of life imprisonment
“The removal of the One Child Policy was a gradual process ever since its inception in 1979. Relaxations were introduced in stages, before finally abandoning it on October 29th, 2015.”
An in-depth analysis of the recent abolishment of China’s One Child Policy.
An opinion on the Indian electoral process through the lens of the recent Bihar polls.
You work hard for equal rights if you’re a feminist. You work towards breaking gender stereotypes because you’re a feminist. You prove that the work a woman does is equal to the work a man does, because you’re a feminist. And you will watch these remarkable women
The word biohacking conjures a sinister image in most minds. From the view point of biohackers, the term itself is constantly evolving. Loosely put, it refers to the modifying of a biological structure by introducing foreign substances that could be chemical, physical, or electronic in
Elon Musk is one of the world’s leading innovators today, but his work largely remains unknown to the general public. We delve into the body of work the man has contributed to, and the vision behind it.