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Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 by house flies

When “self quarantine”, “hand sanitizing” and “total lock-down” is not enough! Novel Coronavirus(COVID-19) disease, sometimes mentioned in news as Chinese virus is a highly contagious and infectious disease which can be transmitted through people to people and human-animal contacts. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), is a recently emerged coronavirus that is the causative […]

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Article 370- A Blessing In Disguise

INDEPENDENCE OF KASHMIR AND ADOPTION OF ARTICLE 370 When British sovereignty lapsed, Maharaja Hari Singh of Kashmir (J&K) executed a standstill agreement with Pakistan, as he had not decided to accede Kashmir to India or Pakistan. But during this standstill, Pakistan army raiders began advancing on Kashmir, and to retaliate this attack in October 1947, Maharaja […]

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A “Mental Harassment” Case on Zomato

  Technology at your dinner table! Ordering food online through mobile apps? Think again! Zomato & The hotel were directed to pay ₹50,000 for deficiency in service and the remaining amount for mental harassment … Read More via A “Mental Harassment” Case on Zomato — THE FIRE

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The Most Important Issues To Be Covered Before Prelims 2018 (The Hindu)

Bio-fortification The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017 Authorized Capital Angel Investor iCreate Minimum Support Price (MSP) Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017 Petro (Cryptocurrency) Fintech Company Price Stabilisation Fund (PSF) Global Human Capital Index Economic Advisory Council Single-brand Retail Jeevamrutham Organic Fertilizer Integrated Farming System Merchant Discount rate E-WayBill System Defence Industrial Production […]

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About The Third Revolution In Warfare

Killer Robots!! Have you ever heard this term before? Well, Space-X founder Elon Musk and many other AI (Artificial Intelligence) & Robotics leaders warned UN of the dangers of developing lethal autonomous weapons. They said that these weapons “threaten to become the third revolution in warfare“, after the invention of gunpowder and nuclear bombs. Recently a South Korean […]

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The Koregaon- Bhima Violence in Maharashtra: Maratha Uprising & Dalit Backlash

The sirens screamed and so did the night. Vehicles torched, burned and dusted. Thousands marched on to the street to commemorate the 200 year old tinge of historical affair on the eve of a new year. Yes, that was a sight of the Koregaon- Bhima (Maharashtra) violence between the pride of the Marathas “ek Maratha, […]

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National Register of Citizens: A Way to Segregate Illegal Immigrants From Original Inhabitants

The vagrant illegal immigration into the Indian State of Assam is an issue that has been going on unchecked for decades with a wide socio-cultural, demographic and geopolitical ramifications. The process of preparation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was started in 2005 with a view to identify the illegal migrants and restrict […]

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The Year 2017 and Indian Pride & Prejudice In A Review

In the inception of the year 2017, numerous people made new year resolutions. Many failed to oblige, while some made waves in their pursuit of the resolutions. However, there were some instances and theatrics in the Indian political subcontinent which stood out of the box. It felt as if Schrodinger had taken the media cat […]

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China-Pakistan-North Korea Nexus

US has come out with a new set of sanctions with the objective of denying access to the US financial system to any country that trades with or finances trade with North Korea. China has promised both at the UN Security Council and General Assembly to give effect to the sanctions against North Korea. But […]