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Kunal Shahdeo

Kunal Shahdeo is a Doctoral Researcher at IIT, Mumbai.

The Pathology of Online Education in a Hierarchical Society like India

A steady internet connection, decent availability of space and parental support make online education a welcome proposition for the children of the elite, but what about the others?

Bruised, Battered and Humiliated: The Story of Migrant Workers

The migrant class finds itself amid a flood of difficulties. Absent from rhetorical politics and public conscience, who will pay heed to their agonies?

The Intimate Artist : A Tribute to Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan’s untimely demise has left a personal void in the lives of all those who admired his body of work, but he shall continue to inspire generations of artists the world over.

• The Maverick Legend Irrfan Khan-a life in pictures

The Novel Coronavirus and the Fragility of Human Life and Society

International relations based on the universality of humanity and societal relations defined by love and care for fellow members are necessary for our collective survival. Display of hate and bigotry would mean our collective failure.

Citizenship Amendment Act: Resistance in Times of Majoritarianism

The recently passed Citizenship(Amendment)Bill is witnessing nationwide protests and is seen by many citizens as violative of constitutional ideals.

Kunal Shahdeo

Kunal Shahdeo is a Doctoral Researcher at IIT, Mumbai.


Three Lessons of Teaching

At a time when academic bureaucrats are obsessed with ‘ranking’ and ‘measurement’, a teacher speaks of what is immeasurable—the joy of teaching.

Good Morning, 2022!

Amid divisive politics, brutalization of human consciousness, technological violence, hollow spectacles and superficial education, the linear movement of the calendar time takes us to...

The New Leam celebrates its fifth year…Carrying the Lamp of Truth

At a time when gigantic corporate  media houses shape our ways of seeing the world, it is not easy to remain committed to a...

The Sickness of MCQ Pattern of Exams

Is it the time to be aware of the danger implicit in the popularization of the MCQ pattern of standardized tests and examinations? 

COVID-19 Awareness:Looking Towards a Localised Communication Strategy for Rural India

The article looks at the need for developing a localised communication strategy targeted towards rural India.