Progress of Rural India

Progress of Rural India

by Kavya Krishna, September 18, 2017

When we talk about Rural India, we tend to visualise the agriculture, and the major part of the population living there. Although the truism that India resides in its villages may still hold true, there is an increasing difference between how the villages are perceived, and the ground reality. The … Continue reading

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Finding Your Purpose in Life

Finding Your Purpose in Life

by Ashwina Garg, September 13, 2017

There’s a lot of talk these days about finding your purpose in life. From millennials to housewives to IIT-educated engineers looking to switch careers, everyone is searching for their purpose in life. Finding one’s purpose has become so popular that there’s a million-dollar industry spawned by the universal desire of … Continue reading

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Gender as a Spectrum

Gender as a Spectrum

by Kavya Krishna, September 13, 2017

Through the lens of Tiq Milan & Kim Katrin Milan’s TED talk,           ‘A queer vision of love and marriage’ In this heartfelt and candid TEDWomen 2016 talk, Tiq Milan and Kim Katrin Milan talk about the unusualness of their relationship – a transgender man and a cis-queer woman unified … Continue reading

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Decoding humans

Decoding humans

by Tejaswi Kasarla, September 13, 2017

The beginning of twentieth century has been a breakthrough for understanding of the human heredity and biological information. This profoundly destabilizing scientific idea was that of the discovery of the gene. It is the representation of the irreducible unit of a larger whole — the gene is the basic physical … Continue reading

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To Acquire Or To Innovate

To Acquire Or To Innovate

by Samriddhi Pandey, September 11, 2017

In the last decade, our country has seen an overhaul in its legal and regulatory structures. India has seen a friendlier and a more transparent atmosphere for entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized enterprises. Additionally, more and more sectors have opened for FDI, which has amplified the competitiveness in the economy. … Continue reading

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Towards Greater Self-Esteem

Towards Greater Self-Esteem

by Ashwina Garg, September 11, 2017

The recent incidents of teen suicides are very alarming. Some teenagers committed suicide because of a game called Blue Whale that encourages children to take on increasingly horrendous tasks till they ultimately commit suicide. Another teenager ended her life because she didn’t get into the college she wanted and yet … Continue reading

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Photography

Photography

by Abhinay Renny, September 8, 2017

Photograph is derived from the greek word ‘Phos’ means ‘Light’ and graphe means ‘drawing’  and it can be called as ‘drawing with light.’ With the play of lights and shadows image is created. Photography is the play of vision with the assistance of light. “It’s not what you look at … Continue reading

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The Hidden Quality Behind Greatness

The Hidden Quality Behind Greatness

by Varun Rastogi, September 8, 2017

While we all hated being scolded by our teachers in to stand in line in the school assembly and hated our parents for kicking us out of bed and sending out to school every morning it is these very routine that was instilled in us that helps make our way … Continue reading

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Reinventing Education

Reinventing Education

by Tejaswi Kasarla, September 6, 2017

From healthcare to transportation, everything has changed rapidly in the past 500 years. But the last big innovation in education was printing press and textbooks. Education hasn’t really changed. And it was that way until past few years. Access to quality education is also difficult for families which couldn’t afford … Continue reading

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Understanding Domestic Violence

Understanding Domestic Violence

by Kavya Krishna, September 6, 2017

When we say Domestic Violence, people usually think that it’s physical/sexual assault. But domestic abuse manifests in many forms – physical, sexual, emotional & intimidation control, financial, isolation, and verbal. It is very common, yet, is often denied, or excused. This is especially true in psychological abuse. Domestic violence and … Continue reading

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