Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    The New Leam Staff

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    From Scrapping of Farm Bills to Job Generation: Congress, RJD and Left Grand Alliance Releases Manifesto Ahead of Assembly Elections

    Ahead of upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, the grand alliance of the Congress, RJD and the Left parties has released its manifesto and promised greater emphasis on development and job creation.

    GN Saibaba to Undertake Hunger Strike in Nagpur Central Jail for Accessing to Reading Material and Medicines

    GN Saibaba, is former DU professor currently lodged in Nagpur Central Jail under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act. He will undertake a hunger strike starting October 21 for demanding access to reading material, medicines etc.

    Coronavirus Highlights/ Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad is COVID-19 Positive and Other Updates

    The coronavirus pandemic has been taking a toll in the country as we become the country with the second largest rate of infections...

    Commenting on Grim Picture of Indian Economy Projected by IMF, Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi Slams Centre

    Given the tremendous economic fallouts of the coronavirus pandemic, Rahul Gandhi critics the Centre over falling per capita GDP as projected by IMF.

    Owing to TRP Scam, BARC Suspends Ratings of News Channels for a Period of Three Months

    Owing to the recent TRP scandal in which several channels were found to be involved, the rating agency has decided to stop weekly ratings for news channels for three months.

    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?