Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    The New Leam Staff

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    Allahabad University Students’ Union Disbanded, Direct Elections Cancelled

    The disbanding of the Allahabad University Students’ Union is an attack on one of the oldest students’ unions in the nation.

    President Donald Trump Meets Kim Jong-un Marking Beginning of Negotiations

    President Donald Trump met Kim Jong-un and stepped over the Military Demarcation Line in the “Peace Village” of Panmunjom marking the beginning of negotiations between the two nations.

    Unprecedented Fishing Ban Impacts Marginal Fishermen in Bangladesh

    Holding placards and posters, ordinary fishermen protested the 65-Day ban on fishing that will drastically impact their livelihoods.

    Madhya Pradesh Promises New Law on Cow Vigilantism

    Congress ruled Madhya Pradesh may soon become the first state to have law against cow vigilantism in place.

    Sabarimala: A Failed Political Agenda for BJP in Kerala

    The Sabarimala temple issue was among the most politicized this season, but surprisingly it did not translate into votes for the BJP.

    The New Leam Staff

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    Are We Destined to Live with Violence?

    Is it ever possible to combat violence, and find ourselves in a world that generates love, calmness and peace?

    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?