March 8, 2018

China's One Belt One Road is getting new courts. These will be used for dispute resolution. This has a lot of countries worried, as there are questions on impartiality, accountability and more.

The rise of Artificial Intelligence could mean an end for humans in academic research, and that future could be closer than you think.

March 8, 2018

India has been unable to assert its dominance in the Maldives because of the overwhelming influence of the Chinese in the country. What does this mean for India

March 8, 2018

Dear Patriarchal Society,

I am a 22-year-old confused human being looking for a few answers. Before I ask you anything, I just want you to remember that you and me, we all are identical you know. We all are human beings who are all the part of the very same society.  We...

March 8, 2018


“I am a meninist.”


A friend introduced me to someone as a feminist. He turned around and said to me –

“Oh, are you one of those Feminazi types?”


A semen-filled balloon was thrown at an LSR student. When she wrote about it, amidst receiving support from various...

March 8, 2018

How the model of FDI currently being pursued by the Modi government, is completely at odds with the larger Swadeshi philosophy of the BJP.

March 8, 2018

Ambedkar’s conflict with Gandhi during the Round Table Conferences is more or less ignored in popular discussions. Invited to the Roundtable Conference (1931), Ambedkar campaigned for separate electorates for what were then known as the depressed classes.

March 8, 2018

Currently antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest issues in medical science, as scientists cannot produce antibiotics at the rate at which bacteria are mutating and forming into superbugs. The increase in antibiotic resistance is a result of human ignorance, so nex...

March 8, 2018

interesting instance could be seen in the United States wherein a murder accused is being forced to part away with his ‘dear’ Alexa and all the conversation he has ever had around her.

March 8, 2018

Sikh politics has always pivoted on identity issues, and political parties have worked on these issues in different ways, often with reasonable success. Khalistan, one of the biggest movement since the birth of the Khalsa, lost its call in average Sikh in Punjab due to...

March 8, 2018

The best known sub-variety of the Arcot biryani is the Ambur biryani. Another popular dish in the region. 7 Bhakali Biryani (Coastal Karnataka)- Originates from the Muslim community in Nawayath area of Bhakali. It is prepared with a variety of different spices, saffron...

March 7, 2018

“It doesn’t go with my feed”

“Oh my god, I love your aesthetic!”

The art of picture taking has gone from being a hobby for some, to the means of livelihood for others. In 2010, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger foresaw the likelihood of this activity garnering something mor...

March 6, 2018

Many might recall the plethora of memes about a homeless Indian boy, talking to a news anchor about substance abuse. While the Internet mocked and trivialized t

March 4, 2018

The tumultuous waters of the Mediterranean have, for several millennia, played host to wave after wave of surprises for Rome. While some bought muslin and spices, others were invaders threatening the dominance of one of the world’s mightiest empire. In 2015, Rome once...

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