Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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    Top News Briefing/ PM Narendra Modi Addresses the Country Ahead of Festivities and Other Updates

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the the country on Tuesday and highlighted the significance of continuing to take precautions even as the lockdown imposed...

    Thousands of People in Pakistan Demand Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Resignation Over Declining Economic Conditions Amid the Pandemic

    Looking at the economic fallouts of the coronavirus pandemic, opposition parties in Pakistan have been staging back to back protests against the PM Imran Khan led government.

    In New Political Fire, TMC and BJP Lock Horns Over Demand for Presidential Rule in West Bengal

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah justifies demand for imposition of presidential rule in West Bengal while CM Mamata Banerjee looks at it as political vendetta ahead of upcoming assembly polls.

    Kerala High Court Dismisses State’s Plea Against Privatisation of Thiruvanathapuram International Airport

    The Thiruvanathapuram International Airport will undergo complete privatisation as Kerala High Court rejects the state government’s plea opposing Centre’s decision regarding privatisation of the airport.

    France Witnesses Brutal Beheading of School Teacher Who Showed Caricatures of Prophet Mohammad to Students

    In sheer barbaric brutality, a history teacher in France was beheaded for showing cartoons and caricatures of Prophet Mohammad to his students.

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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?