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International Women’s Day: Rights Every Indian Woman Must Know

NEW DELHI: International Women’s Day is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 8 to commemorate the cultural, political, and socio-economic achievements of women. It is also a focal point in the women’s rights movement, to bring attention to issues such as gender equality, reproductive rights, and violence and abuse against women. A total of

Positive or Negative? What Will Be The Impact Of Repealing Farm Laws?

On November 19, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a special address to the nation on the occasion of Guru Purab had announced that the three farm laws, that thousands of farmers have been protesting for over a year on the various Delhi Borders, will be repealed. The Union Cabinet had on Wednesday approved the

Universal Dilemma: Why Does Cryptocurrency Pose Worries?

NEW DELHI: A digital mined currency that can be used to buy goods and services, but uses an online ledger with strong cryptography to secure online transaction is known as cryptocurrency or “crypto”. Many companies or brands issue their own tokens and currencies that can be trade specifically for goods and service. Cryptocurrency works using

Was Demonetisation A Good Idea? – Explained

Many described demonetisation as a ‘surgical strike on corruption’. Others tried to justify it as a soft nudge from Prime minister Modi towards a digital economy vis-a-vis ‘Digital India’. “To break the grip of corruption and black money, we have decided that the five hundred rupee and thousand rupee currency notes presently in use will