In the last couple of months, we have witnessed the greatest fall in the crude oil prices in history ever. Recently the crude oil price dropped down to the negative territory (-$37/bbl), means traders were ready up to sell their oil commodities at a loss. But how it all happened
A Deepika Padukone starrer film called Chhapaak which showcased the struggles an acid attack victim has to go through and the sacrifices they have to make just to get justice. This movie made acid attacks on females a national topic of discussion. While this movie beautifully showcased the ordeals faced
By 1800, oil-lamps for lighting were already widely used, thus creating a high demand for lamp oil. This lamp oil was until 1859 mainly derived from relative expensive animal & vegetable oil. And after that “kerosene” which was less expensive. So the high demand for kerosene resulted in that “Colonel
Female Genital Mutilation and how is it done? FGM or Female Genital Mutilation is a procedure, wherein, clitoris along with few other parts of a woman’s genitalia is cut off and, in this case, to deprive her of sexual pleasures as they are considered sinful in some communities. It is
Nobody on this planet is going to be untouched by the impacts of the climate change Rajendra K. Pachauri From the wide-open green lands to the well-industrialised society, we have come across a long way. It’s the 21st century and in today’s age we, humans, have developed so many appliances
After 200 years long and strenuous endeavour, on 15 August 1947, India gained its independence but this was not the end of the problems for India. The freedom itself came along with the economic, social and political problems that stood as the stumbling block in the way of its growth.
“There is a fine line between free speech and hate speech. Free speech encourages debate whereas hate speech incites violence” – Newton Lee Freedom of speech is quintessential for maintaining the democratic values of a republic because it capacitates us to exchange distinct dogmas and beliefs. Article 19 of the
The novel coronavirus is a new strain of the virus that has been identified in humankind. The first case of the coronavirus emerged was reported in Wuhan, China on 31st Dec 2019 and has since lead to a large scale COVID-19 pandemic and spread to more than 70 other countries