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The Changing Face of Gorakhpur

In my almost two years of stay in Delhi, I have developed a fad for Shankar Market in Connaught place. The reasons are not legion but a single one that binds me to that market. It has a book shop

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The Changing World of Science

DNA segments and sex determination   While it is known that the sex of a baby is determined by its chromosome make-up at conception, new research has identified a “regulator” that increases or decreases the activity of genes which decide

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Time to be Reborn

The auspicious time of nine days in Navratri is perfect to seek Maa Durga’s blessings, and turn a new leaf in life. Durga Puja festivity is midway through. I wish the seeker’s endeavours prove to be rewarding. This festivity is

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Our Nature is Our Culture

India is one of those beautiful countries where nature manifests itself into culture. The only way to preserve that nature and culture is by reinforcing people’s confidence that culturally, nature works best for them. October is a busy month for

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The World is Changing

True salvation lies in the time after you are liberated from  lust, anger and greed. Those who proudly flaunt India’s vibrant democracy were ashamed by the unruly scenes witnessed on their television screens during the last few days. The recent

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WHY DOES DAVOS MATTER?

The annual jamboree of best economic brains of the world gets bigger and bigger The four-day 2018 World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting is dominated by India story. Inter- national politicians and business leaders will ascend to the Swiss Alps for

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China defends itself on Doklam

Defending its military infra- structure build up in Dokalam, China on Monday claimed that the area falls within its sovereignty and said Sino-India differences over the border should be resolved in a “calm way” through the existing mechanisms. Commenting on Indian envoy

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IRAN: HERE WE GO AGAIN?

The crowds have been chanting “Death to the dictator” and even “Death to Khamenei”, which is unprecedented in the history of the Islamic Republic… the protests may fail, of course, but one never knows The people behind what is taking place

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IT IS TIME FOR NEW WAYS IN AUCTIONS FOR OPTIMIZATION OF NATIONAL RESOURSES

It’s time, we must stop plundering of natural resources In India auction in allotment of natural resources streamlined after the land mark Judgment given by Supreme Court Judges GS Singhvi and AK Ganguly in 2G Spectrum scam and subsequent Presidential Reference

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Creativity is a key for innovative cinema – Ravi K Chandran

Ace cinematographer reflects on his 26-year journey in film world Indian cinematographer and director, Ravi K. Chandran has worked on Tamil, Malayalam, and Hindi movies. He has won the Film- fare Award for Best Cinematographer for movies such as Virasat, and

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