The Idiot Box Rewind 2020: Hindi Series

The Idiot Box Rewind 2020: Hindi Series

With the year that witnessed an efflorescence of writing, a flair for acting and an exploration of subjects that often bypass bottom-line conscious Bollywood, the gradually energetic digital media, aided Indian web series to become a foremost source of entrainment.  As the contours of stardom shifted, actors that weren’t usually considered for leading parts went…

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अम्बेडकर और संविधान

अम्बेडकर और संविधान

भारतीय संविधान की संरचना एक कहानी बयां करती है जहां राष्ट्रवाद से निर्मित देश के मूलभूत तत्वों में संविधान शायद वह श्वास है, जो हमारे लोकतंत्र का आधार है| यदि हम अपने संविधान की पृष्ठभूमि को देखें तो यह स्वयं में काफी अनोखी है, 1857 की क्रांति के बाद ही ब्रिटिश राज ने भारत के…

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Fait Accompli: The UK-EU Brexit trade deal

Fait Accompli: The UK-EU Brexit trade deal

“The establishment of free trade agreements can be a critical and progressive step towards greater economic integration, and continues to become more valuable in an increasingly global world.” -Dan Kildee An epoch-making treaty on the UK’s future trading and security alliance with the European Union struck on Christmas Eve, a week before the end of…

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The Idiot Box Rewind 2020: English Series

The Idiot Box Rewind 2020: English Series

In a year where theatres endured a sustained period of closure, people all around were impelled to find means of entertainment in refuge of their humble abodes. Seemingly unfazed from the chaos unfolding outside, numerous OTTs came to our rescue serving a menu of diverse visual treats at our disposal. Looking over the drama field,…

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गुरु गोबिंद सिंह : पराक्रम की पराकाष्ठा

गुरु गोबिंद सिंह : पराक्रम की पराकाष्ठा

“सवा लाख से एक लड़ाऊं,        चिड़िया ते नाल बाज़ तुड़ाऊं, तबे गोबिंद सिंह नाम कहाऊं।”                                  -गुरु  गोबिंद सिंह   एक उन्नतिशील और प्रतिभासंपन्न राष्ट्र के पीछे उसके इतिहास की अहम भूमिका रहती है। इतिहास हमारी संस्कृति और अटूट निष्ठा के बीच एक सेतु के रूप में विस्तृत है। भारत के गौरवशाली इतिवृत्तीओं में शूरवीरों और…

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A fierce skirmish: US Presidential elections 2020

A fierce skirmish: US Presidential elections 2020

Back in the 1800s, 4th March was celebrated as the day ‘for commencing proceedings’ of the newly elected administration. That day the elected President took his oath of office, followed by a transfer of power by the incumbent President. With technological advancement, time of travel reduced significantly; vote tabulation and logistics became more efficient, further…

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2020: The Year We Lived Virtually

2020: The Year We Lived Virtually

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language. And next year’s words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning.” T.S. ELIOT, ‘Four Quartets’ When will this pandemic end? Will everything ever return back to normal? If yes, then when? In the concluding weeks of 2020, the world is…

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