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Swami Vivekananda – India’s youth icon
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Swami Vivekananda – India’s youth icon

Tesla cars. Who hasn’t heard about them? They are trending globally. The company is named after Nikola Tesla the electrical engineer par excellence who wrote thus about the use of akasha and prana in 1907 in an article titled ‘Man’s greatest achievement’ which was published posthumously: Long ago…[mankind] recognized that all perceptible matter comes from […]

UN Reforms agenda – Global strategic implications and concerns for India
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UN Reforms agenda – Global strategic implications and concerns for India

The prime International institution of the world, The United Nations Organisation, which was established in 1945 post world war 2, to promote international peace and collective security, after seven decades is thinking seriously about a structural and comprehensive reform agenda. The “10 point declaration”, recently proposed by the UN has already received support from over […]

Crisis in Kazakhstan: How can it avoid an impending disaster?
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Crisis in Kazakhstan: How can it avoid an impending disaster?

Kazakhstan is a landlocked country in Central Asia. It borders Russia in the north and west, China in the east, and Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan in the south. It is the ninth-largest country in the world with a population of 18.8 million. Kazakhstan is the dominant nation of Central Asia economically and politically, generating 60% […]

The (new) World Order – Shifting Paradigms, Changing Narratives
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The (new) World Order – Shifting Paradigms, Changing Narratives

The world today needs reinterpretation of globalisation and requires insights about sustainable developmental models and social values for harmonious living. Media has a bigger role to play in deciphering, analysing and in portraying the same with an impassionate approach. The events of the past year made it amply clear that we live in a world […]

30 years of the end of Cold War – Analysing the Past and Present contours of Global Power
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30 years of the end of Cold War – Analysing the Past and Present contours of Global Power

On the 26th of December 1991, the Soviet Union was officially disintegrated by then President of USSR, Mr. Mikhail Gorbachev, marking an official end to the cold war and the mighty Soviet Union, which was perceived as a dreamland of communism.  From a hardcore Communist-Stalinist era to a disruptive era of the scrambling reformer Gorbachev, […]

Understanding the importance of Amendments to Election Laws
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Understanding the importance of Amendments to Election Laws

In the midst of many tussles in both houses, the opposition parties are demanding that a Parliamentary Panel  be set up to scrutinise the Electoral Law (Amendment) Bill. The ruling NDA government was able to pass the Election Law (Amendment) Bill, 2021 in both the houses of parliament which paved the way for notable changes. […]

China’s Threat in East Asia: South Korea the latest victim!
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China’s Threat in East Asia: South Korea the latest victim!

Prior to 1910, Korea was a unified country. From 1910-1945 it was colonised by Japan. During liberation in 1945 it got divided into Communist North Korea and Capitalist South Korea. For Military purposes what was a military demarcation land became a permanent border. In the present day, South Korea as a democratic country has seen […]

Diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022: Does it matter?
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Diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022: Does it matter?

The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics has been hit by a flurry of diplomatic boycotts from countries including the US, Australia, and Britain. These countries have accused the Chinese government of widespread atrocities against the Uyghur community in its North-Western region of Xinjiang. China denies this, saying its network of detention camps there is for “re-education” […]