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What is the New Normal

By Mark Antony Rossi What is the new normal for places that have endured three months of isolation, evacuation and expiration. The corona virus is still ravaging through India, parts of Northern China and South America. For a hyper financial, Uber freedom zone like America the new normal might mean […]

May 24, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles, Latest Post

Assassinations

By Anantinee ’JHUMPA’ Mishra “Assassination is the extreme form of censorship.” George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Assassination, a murder of a prominent person, such as a head of state or a head of Government, prompted by religious, military, revolutionary or political motives. History is witness of some of the most horrific […]

May 24, 2020 · 1 comment · Articles

Constitutional Patriotism and a New Democratic Identity

By Yanis Iqbal The ongoing Anti-CAA-NPR-NRC protests represent a polemical encounter with a statist nationalism. A broad-brush definitional framework of statist nationalism can be formulated by emphasizing its lifeblood which is the coercive imposition of allegiance to the state. This allegiance is gradually built by creating a seemingly indestructible ideological […]

May 17, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles

Building, Room No 101

By Shafeeq Mp Karekkad Current circumstance of India is being criticized as crucial, portrayed as  brutal  and articulated as ass, the dystopian novel of George Orwell is intended to be a dialogue owing to vanity fizzing when sanity fizzle out. Democracy become dusty and rule become rusty in the hands […]

May 17, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles

The Cage Of the Internet

By Chandrasen Yadav I am not as much compelled to write poetry and articles about the lockdown, as much as I see happening out there, as the suffering here seems too banal to me. In no way that I am talking here about the victims of the disease, I have […]

May 10, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles

Social Distancing is Bringing Us Closer Together

By Mark Antony Rossi Strange how a global calamity can bring people closer together. It’s even more ironic when asked to social distance (staying six feet away from each other) winds up bringing people to a more neighborly position. I wish I knew why it took thousands to die for […]

May 10, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles

Ecovillages – A Silent Development Revolution in South Odisha

By Ravi Shankar Behera & Dr. Ranjit K. Sahu In recent years, the importance of sustainability has been recognized in the sectors of agriculture and development with the UN, emphasizing on the same and prescribing the inclusion of sustainable development goals into any development initiative. The perils of climate change […]

May 3, 2020 · 8 comments · Articles

Eric Schmidt vs Elon Musk: Why AI is Here to Stay

By Mr. Soumik Sarkar  ““By far the greatest danger of Artificial Intelligence is that people conclude too early that they understand it.” –Eliezer Yudkowsky A few years back, American business magnate, investor and engineer Elon Musk  — of Tesla and  SpaceX fame — had fired back at Mark Zuckerberg over […]

May 3, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles

Autobiography of COVID-19

By Arkadeep Das Hi, I am Covid-19. But I have a lot of names, like Corona Virus, Epidemic and a lot more. But these names are all given by you people on earth. Now if I say that, I am your counterpart or resemblance, I am a lesson to you […]

May 3, 2020 · 1 comment · Articles

Stop Bickering

By Shobha Diwakar The world is silent. The world is asleep. It has recoiled and has slipped into its cocoon. Hush! Do not disturb its restiveness. It may recoil fiercely. It has already locked everyone, the entire humanity indoors, silence spreading its tentacles and shutting down every outdoor activity. Take […]

May 3, 2020 · 2 comments · Articles