Tuesday, September 29, 2020


    157 POSTS
    Kabir is The New Leam Correspondent.

    To Uphold Dignity and Safety of Healthcare Workers, Rajya Sabha Passes Epidemic Diseases Amendment Bill

    The Rajya Sabha has passed the Epidemic Diseased Amendment Bill to ensure that violence/offences against healthcare workers can be prevented and punished.

    Delhi to Protest Against Forceful Eviction of Residents of 48,000 Slums Amid Pandemic

    Many organisations have come together to launch a series of protests against the order to forcefully evict over 48,000 slums along railway tracks in the Capital.

    Desperate and Desolate, 300 Rohingya Refugees Land in Indonesia

    Rohingya refugees in large numbers have landed in Indonesia after being at sea for a prolonged period of time.

    Monsoon Session of Parliament to Begin With Cancellation of Critical ‘Question Hour’

    As Parliament sessions are scheduled to begin amid the coronavirus pandemic, Question Hour stands cancelled.

    Study Suggests, India’s Declining Sex-Ratio May Lead to Shortage of 6.8 Million Females by 2030

    High deficits in female births in the country due to an overarching preference for the male child and rampant use of sex-selective abortions point at a grim reality.


    157 POSTS
    Kabir is The New Leam Correspondent.


    The Need to Look Beyond the Guru-Shishya Paradigm: The Need of Our Times

    While embedded in Indian cultural history, the Guru-Shishya parampara needs to be rethought and critically examined today not to condemn or praise but to delve deep into its roots.

    Social Suffering and Social Justice: A Sociological Reflection

    The following piece highlights the aspects of social suffering and societal justice through the prism of sociological understanding.

    How Should We Read the National Education Policy 2020?

    The article looks at the National Education Policy 2020 with a critical perspective and raises some important questions around the promises it makes and the issues it leaves unresolved.

    A Film, a City and the Tales of Politico-ethical Turmoil

    Is Pratidwandi—a ‘political’ film directed by Satyajit Ray, and released in 1970—relevant today?

    Understanding School Ethos: A View from a Krishnamurti School

    Schools are spaces where we must understand ourselves and others as mutually interdependent & in relationship to one another and to the world we inhabit.