opinion

For the sake of law

We need a semblance of order to believe the police is an enforcer. And judiciary is meant to complement that effort For the common citizen, security comes from the rule of law and an assurance of justice when it is

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Innovation at doorstep

From making ink from carbon soot to carpets from plastic to playgrounds using old truck tyres, new India is using technology to turn waste into useful products. SHALINI SAKSENA and MUSBA HASHMI catch up with the entrepreneurs who have made

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‘I am fortunate to play title role’

He is charming and chivalrous and is now ready to play a monster in Zee TV’s new show Haiwan-The Monster. MUSBA HASHMI chats up ANKIT MOHAN to tell you more What is your role? I play Ansh, a caring and

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MODI 2.0: Total lack of direction

The BJP seems to have adapted some of the worst tenets of Right-wingers and foregone some of the better ones. Its very idea of nationalism is flawed The terms “Right-wing” and “Left-wing” are now a recurrent part of our discourse.

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Empowering the Education System

Teachers’ Day is an occasion to not only recall the past but also to analyse present-day positions and think about how tradition could be reinterpreted in modern contexts This year, on Teachers’ Day, everyone would be talking about the Draft

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Enforcement of Plastic Laws remains Extremely Weak

It is unfortunate that even as we have sustainable practices for plastic use, along with laws and regulations in place, enforcement remains extremely weak On World Environment Day 2018, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) brought out an informative publication

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Narrowing Window of Climate Change Denial

The world can no longer afford the luxury of climate change denial. Global temperatures cannot be controlled unless we change the way we produce food and manage our lands On August 1, 2019, tonnes of melting water formed on an

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Deceleration in the Indian Economy

Leading high frequency indicators had pointed towards a deceleration in the Indian economy and the situation is only likely to improve from the third quarter It’s now official that the slowdown continued during the first quarter of the current financial

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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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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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