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Green Life: Time to Take Matters Into Our Own Hands?

Although the protests held by citizens are falling on receptive ears, a long term solution is needed to survival. They say it is never too late to learn from mistakes. So the Centre has rightly decided to stop felling trees

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Expanding His Game: A Few Words With Badshah

Dil Hai Hindustani 2 is starting soon, and one of the people on the judge panel is none other than our favorite – Badshah! Muskan Kathuria says that the rapper will take on a new take with this role and

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Bartenders: Skills Beyond Drink Tasting

Judging a number of different bartenders in a competition on skills that went beyond drink tasting gave impressive results, says Team Viva.   Not many people have an eye for the art and science that mixology is. The cocktails that

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Recent J&K reports: The UN’s credibility at stake

Making it crystal clear that the UN’s credibility is at stake, two contrarian reports on J&K were conducted back to back. Not only does the world body need to have wide representation, but also have the courage to call out

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Time is Running Out on Poverty

Although not really a ‘good news’, India doesn’t top the list of countries with the largest number if world’s poor. Will this last? Even as India took solace from the fact that it is getting to grips with overcoming the

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THE ASIAN BALANCE

The quality of ingredients elevates the dining experience at Triple8, discovers Saimi Sattar Rouge walls mounted with black and white photos of food make for a striking contrast, primarily because the delicious platters show up pure and simple without the obfuscating

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World Cup 2018: An Exciting Finale is on the Cards

As it is the time to World Cup’s finale and an exciting finale is on the cards, uncertainties are becoming large. When the World Cup began this June and crawled towards its initial encounters, much was said about how parity

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Sonakshi joins Unesco to Promote Safe, Secure Cyberspace for Kids

Sonakshi Sinha is collaborating with UNESCO to empower digital citizens and promote secure cyber environment for children to prevent cyberbullying, online sexual abuse and exploitation on social media platforms. “Internet use in India is exploding and mobile access has really

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Songwriter Raja Kumari Is Bridging East and West in Indian Ethnic Dance Forms and Hip Hop

Team Viva says, the California-based songwriter and rapper Raja Kumari, with roots in Andhra Pradesh believes that she is the link between East and West. She straddles the East-West divide with an ease that comes together in the combination of

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Academics on Scrapping UGC: Politicians should not get involved in Education Matters

The National Democratic Alliance on Wednesday announced its ambitious plan to reform higher education in the country. The Human Resources Development Ministry, headed by Prakash Javadekar, announced that it has drafted a bill titled ‘Higher Education Commission of India (Repeal

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