Category: News Scan

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Ramblings on the Dangers of Losing Political Complexity

British documentary film-maker Adam Curtis in his recent documentary ‘HyperNormalisation’ reasons that in the past four decades or so financiers or governments have banished the perspective of complex, real world and turned everything into simple...






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Guiding Kids into the Digital Realm

    Getting a personal computer was one of the biggest dreams of a middle class family, remember, that was a decade ago. In this era of digital explosion these dreams seem to have lost...






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Disaster-Hit Nation Stays Vulnerable

On April 25, 2015, a small part of the tectonic plate between India and the rest of Eurasia slipped, sending a powerful earthquake (with a magnitude of 7.8) waves, whose epicenter was in the mountains...






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Budget: Not for States and Employees !

  I am thinking again and again, what is happening with Indian Economics? The budget tabled recently seem to be more concerning. I, like most other economists think that the states should get justifiable share...






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A Messy Mess: Jallikattu!

It was reported that the Attorney General of the nation was not with the government of India for rendering a gazette order for exempting bulls for Jallikattu. But it happened. It was reported also that...






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‘Penn’ Penned, ‘El Chapo’ Captured

Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman broke out off a high-security Mexican prison, six months ago (July 2015) and went off the radar. The world’s most wanted drug trafficker was arrested back on...






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Jallikattu: Bullfight in waiting ?

  Tamils are getting ready for their biggest celebration of their culture – Pongal. Pongal, which literally means ‘arrival of overflow’ on middle of every January. The festival symbolizes the overflow of joy and wealth....






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Juvenile law: Arrival Delayed !

Delhi Gang rape was shame to the nation. Any rape is shame to a cultured society. Vastly debated Delhi gang rape has gone like another news event for politicians but not for Nirbaya’s family. The...