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Reservation In United India

Why do people earning over Rs 10 lakhs need reservation? We have just seen two unnecessary subsidies removed. The LPG subsidy was removed for people earning more than Rs.10 lakhs per annum. The Parliament Canteen food subsidy was removed for MPs. Reservation was provided in our constitution to enable under-privileged sections of Indian society. It was provisioned […]

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A Petition From An Indian

I am a single parent. My Husband abandoned my daughter and me when she was born just because she was a girl. He never looked back and doesn’t even care whether we’re dead or alive. Recently, I applied for the passport of my daughter. My daughter doesn’t want her father’s name on the document. Our […]

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World Analysis

The Ethics of Environment

Introduction We see things as we perceive them. Our actions indicate how we perceive things. Our behavior with our natural environment clearly depicts our perception, i.e. its objectification. Calling natural phenomenon as natural disaster or environmental problem, as if it is a misfit in our natural world, is today’s tragedy. Earth was formed roughly 4.6 […]

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Attacked By A Zombie Army

Excerpt : “Recently, The Internet connection in the office, and subsequently the productivity of the workforce, had crawled to a standstill over the span of a few hours. Mumbai ke sab computer mein virus ghus gaya hai (All Mumbai computers have been attacked by a virus) was the helpful response offered by the customer support helpline […]

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Editing the DNA of Human Embryos Should be Welcomed

Genome editing is a technique that lets scientists alter the DNA of plants, animals or humans more precisely than ever before, much like a biological cut-and-paste program.With gene editing, scientists home in on a piece of DNA and use molecular tools that act as scissors to snip that spot — deleting a defective gene, repairing […]

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Our Earth: For Our Children

Our solar system is 4.568billion years old and we, human beings, evolved here as late as 200,000 year ago. Agriculture civilization started nearly 10,000 year ago. Since then we have been using the natural resources of mother earth. Since 1760s, after the advent of industrial revolution, the rate of use of resources has increased tremendously. […]