Anyone who saw Donald Trump asking for a Hitler-like salute to accompany a vote pledge from his supporters, or watched an angry follower elbow-punch a protester in the face, should realise that if he ....

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French feminist and author of The Second Sex (1949), Simon de Beauvoir, once said in an an interview "During the Middle Ages and the Renaissance,female physicians had lot of power.They knew all about....

What would you call the college and university students of Kolkata? Overly active?A tad too emotional? Or just plain volatile? I call them wonderful – special in ways that keep the heart of the city....

Till about a year ago, Sunita used to detest spending time with her husband. In fact, she used to feel at ease when he left for work because it meant some reprieve from his mistreatment, beatings and ....

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The recent victory of the young, energetic and appealing Liberal politician Justin Trudeau in the Canadian elections has caught the eyes of the world for a number of reasons. A major one is the creati....

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Today - 1st December - is marked across the world as the day dedicated to the fight against HIV-AIDS.  On this day I would like to talk shout the HIV-AIDS in my home state of Jammu and Kashmir. The ....

When you are a child, you do not realise the significance of a person you happen to meet by chance, only once and never again. It is much later that the significance dawns on you, but the moment is lo....

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Sujata Bajaj – an artist metamorphosing from the global to the glocal

Very well painted Portrait of a very Significant International Artist! Congratulations!!

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How to better Personal Management- lessons from the Mahabharata

Wow..excellent very well articulated, the comparison between Mahabharata and Sunil is really very interesting. Several lessons can be learnt from your write-up.