The Power Of Ten: Right to Information Act, 2005

“Where the mind is without fear, and the head held high.” – Rabindranath Tagore. Our literati’s wielded this phrase during an era when all the machinery of the State where obscured! A phrase that would have had lost its essence under the current circumstances too, in the very country of its genesis, if it was […]

Land Acquisition Saga

It is some 20 odd days old story, that people were speculating over the fate of the oh-so-famous, in fact more of infamous, Land Acquisition (Amendment) Ordinance, which suffered from the 3rd failed attempt of the Centre to pass it as an Act. Thus, then the question was whether it will be promulgated for the […]

Indispensable Need of Sex Education

It’s a pleasant fine morning, with a cup of tea in your hand, you flip through a national daily and you’re left dumbstruck by the awful news headlines which are enough to destroy your peace for the day. For example, “A three-and-half-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two minor boys in Ingipalli village in Dattajeru […]

E Learning – India’s license for boosting up its Higher Education System

With the growing conglomerate of online education companies and organisations, it is highly expected that India would finally capitalise on the lag in its higher education system. The growing divide in public and private education in India can finally be tackled given equal budgetary aid and effective execution of the same on the ground. In […]

Effects of Legalizing Cannabis in States of India

The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act bars the consumption, production and transportation of Cannabis/Marijuana/Ganja within the Indian geographical borders. It has been placed in a list which also includes fatal synthetic narcotic drugs like Cocaine, Heroin and M-Kat. This issue has been debated for decades, however, the legality of this ‘natural herb’ is far […]

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