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Digital slums in internet society

A divide is explicitly emerging in India, which might result in massive gaps in access to the internet in the age of a network society The internet has entered all possible dimensions of human existence. It has overwhelmingly transformed the

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Pak in grey zone

No matter what the FATF says, India has to develop its own dynamic on the war on terror at a time of shifting alliances Just when all the lobbying by Pakistan seemed to have softened up deciding powers at the Financial Action

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A Chinese conundrum

As that nation catches a cold, the world sneezes. But the virus spread has led to a revival of crucial sectors back home The effects of Coronavirus, now called COVID-19 by the World Health Organisation (WHO), have mostly been contained along

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A day of martyrs

February 21 has a special significance for Bangladesh, which transcends its observance as the International Mother Language Day. On this day, Dhaka fought for Bangla’s recognition February 21 has a significance for Bangladesh that transcends its observance as the International

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No country for women

Govt apathy and hopelessness have led many farm widows to take their lives. Just how many more suicides will it take for the State to take action? Mudapu Yadamma, 38, is from Mallareddipalli village in Nalgonda district, Telangana. Two years

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Tesla’s second coming

The company announces it is working on improved EV batteries to reduce ‘range anxiety’ among drivers South Africa-born entrepreneur Elon Musk is a polarising figure. His late night tweets are analysed by venture capitalists and tech journalists as much as that of

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Priyanka for RS?

The Cong is hoping that the gambit of putting her in a Central role will hold out some hope of reviving the party There may be a host of recommendations for the Congress to revive itself and capitalise on its pan-India matrix

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The war on rationality

Shutting down N-power plants only to replace them with coal burning is the height of illogic. Nobody is as crazy as the Germans and the Japanese Germany and Japan are finally winning a war together. Unfortunately, it is the “war on

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Sustainability is your business

Sustained activity, both in words and actions, backed by strong leadership is the need of the hour to achieve the goal of net-zero emissions by 2050 Climate change is a grim reality faced not just by mankind but everyone who

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