Friday, April 23, 2021

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    How Australian media are changing the way they report violence against women

    How Australian media are changing the way they report violence against women

    Why do kids lie, and is it normal?

    EDUCATION | Here is an important piece that reflects upon the issue of obsessive lying prevalent among children and teenagers.

    One-third of the world’s nature reserves are under threat from humans

    ENVIRONMENT Growing environmental damage and unplanned growth has put the world at risk. Here is an important essay by James Watson, James Allan, Kendall Jones, Pablo Negret, Richard Fuller and Sean Maxwell.

    Why losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend

    Here is a remarkable story that talks about the relationship between humans and dogs. Frank T. McAndrew,

    Cuba’s new president: What to expect

    In Cuba, the 86 year old President Raul Castro will step down after two terms as President. Here is an important piece reflecting on who will be the next leader of Cuba after Fidel Castro and Raúl Castro.

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    How Effective is the Union Budget 2021-22 in Terms of its Offerings to Women and Children? 

    The article below examines the effectiveness of the Budget in terms of its offerings to the women and child sectors.

    As India’s COVID crisis worsens, leaders play the blame game while the poor suffer once again

    The need of the hour is for the nation-state to show decisive leadership in not only controlling the surge of the virus, but also providing financial assistance to millions of urban poor and making arrangements for them such that they can survive the pandemic with dignity.

    After early success, India’s daily COVID infections have surpassed the US and Brazil. Why?

    India is in the grip of a massive second wave of COVID-19 infections, and lately it has been surpassing even the United States and Brazil in terms of new daily infection, why are we losing the battle against COVID-19 again?

    Applauding the Spirit of Turkish Women for their Courage to Protest Against Erdogan’s Anti-Feminist Move

    Erdogan’s decision to withdraw Turkey from the 2011 Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combatting Violence Against Women is the most despicable turn he has yet taken against women.

    From Pedagogic Theory to Living Practice: Walking with Children of Shiksha Swaraj

    Is it possible to see education beyond schools and coaching centres? Or, is it possible to break the wall of separation, and invite the marginalized to the realm of creative and life-affirming education?