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Hearing the unsaid

Israeli sign language teacher Navit Hagar Malachi lists some innovative teaching methods for deaf children and emphasises upon the lack of proper studying material in Indian schools. By Chahak Mittal The significance of hearing often goes unrecognised and under-appreciated until it’s

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Give a dog a bad name BUT??

While the demand for the mass killing of stray dogs reveals a genocidal mindset, exaggerated figures whip up mass hysteria against them and spread misinformation Some people spend the better part of their lives on providing education to street children;

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Go Greta!

Greta Thunberg is the face of a global revolution by young people on climate change. We need many more like her If you have not read about Greta Thunberg and the climate revolution that this teenager from Sweden is leading,

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Humanitarian woes

Those left out of the NRC will surely be allowed to prove themselves but the deep distress could work against the govt In the end, the final list of the National Register for Citizens (NRC) in Assam, that will isolate

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Nation first, not jingoism

Practicing true nationalism, today’s politicians should work towards creating a fear-free nation and society where the rights of the citizen are sacred and protected Over the last few years, nationalism has been the subject of discussion in practically every sphere of

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Arun Jaitley: The Institution Builder

Each year, thousands of VIPS students enter various professions. Unknown to them, they all have a huge debt to pay to Arun Jaitley because it is due to his skills as a lawyer and his benevolence that they got their

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Giving Responsibility in the hand of a Criminal

The appointment of convicted SKM leader, PS Golay, as Sikkim CM has thrown up some sticky questions about constitutional propriety by the Governor In the Indian Constitution, the Governor of a State occupies a unique position. He is, by virtue

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Yet another Sexual Abuse case involving a Politician in UP

Yet another case of sexual abuse involving a politician in UP should be the last straw for lawmakers Hardly has the focus from the Unnao rape case shifted than a new controversy over the alleged sexual harassment of a 23-year-old

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Global Pressure can help limit Pakistan

With our neighbour negating bilateralism, only global pressure can help limit its nefarious abilities so as to establish relative peace between India and Pakistan US President Donald Trump overcame his mercantilist instinct to “mediate” in the India-Pakistan muddle and reason

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