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Why Is the BPO Industry Good for India but Bad for...

Within a few months after Donald Trump sworn in as 45th President of the United States, a bipartisan Bill called the “US Call Center...

Why Are NGOs Struggling in the Country?

The foreign funding to Indian NGOs has drastically fallen from Rs 17,773 crore in 2015-16 to Rs 6,499 crore in 2016-17. This has affected employment of about 12.7 million people working in the 1.2 million NGOs.

The Final Draft of NRC Delegitimizes 40 Lakh Citizens

The final draft of the National Register of Citizens sent shock waves across Assam and it’s neighboring states like West Bengal as about 40...

Structural Collapse A Growing Problem

There is no doubt that the demand for housing is increasing with the rapid population growth but lives cannot be taken for granted.

Aadhaar Verdict: SC upholds validity minus ‘invasive’ tilt

In a historic judgment Wednesday, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016, by a 4:1 majority. The judgment was pronounced by a bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justices AK Sikri, AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud, and Ashok Bhushan. Justice Chandrachud's views dissented from the majority.

India is Still Battling Hunger

One-forth of the world’s population of undernourished people live in India. Malnutrition and under-nutrition is attributed to widespread poverty, endemic hunger, weak governance, corruption, poor health systems, lack of transparency and rapid population growth.

The National Media Has Failed Kerala

The news media has put ‘public’ interest before ‘national’ interest. It is about time, the media gets its head out of the sand and lives up to its role as the watchdog.

The National Register of Citizens Divulges Final Draft

The final draft of the National Register of Citizens sent shock waves across Assam as the names of 40.07 lakh applicants did not find...

Kashmir: Defence Minister Reviews Security Situation

The battle of ideologies in J&K continue to have its toll on the common men, women, and children. Innocent civilians are in the middle of the conflict.


During the last two years of the ongoing NDA regime, there have been several cases of firing on farmers, killing quite a lot of them: six in Mandsaur, MP; seven in Jharkhand; thirteen in Thoothukudi, TN. No action has been taken against the police in any of these cases. Very little, or delayed, and in some cases, no relief has been provided to the deceased farmers' families.
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