Opinion

CBDC: The Futuristic Indian Currency ‘e-Rupee’

Before the introduction of currency, we had a barter system for the exchange of goods and services in ancient India since the Vedic ages. Over the years, the barter system had been replaced by more convenient precious metals or metals of different weights for the exchange of goods. The excavations at Mahenjo-Daro present strong evidence

Europe’s Date With Nationalism

With Giorgia Meloni becoming their Prime Minister, Italy becomes the fourth nation in mainland Europe that has wholeheartedly voted for nationalistic, right-aligned parties to power. There is a speech by PM Meloni that received a lot of traction; got translated into different languages, English included. The readers are advised to watch it. What is notable

Diwali Gift For UK’s New PM — 130 Years After Pietermaritzburg

So, on Diwali, former Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak got the support of enough British MPs to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom (UK). That happened on Diwali was a coincidence, but must have pleased Sunak no end. Remember, he had very publicly performed gau puja (cow worship) during his earlier

Pakistan’s Unfulfilled Dream Of Annexing Kashmir

Pakistan’s obsession with Kashmir started much before the Islamic nation became a reality.

Tokenism of Kharge’s Win and Many Challenges That Lie Ahead

The biggest challenge that Kharge now faces is Ashok Gahlot. Can he upstage the Rajasthan chief minister and install Sachin Pilot as the new chief minister?