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Commentary

The parents in Indian patriarchal families are reluctant about girl child education and this problem aggravates if the household is under destitute situation. Child marriage is a violation of human....

On 1 July 2023, HDFC Limited merged with its associate, HDFC Bank, creating the second largest bank in terms of asset size in India. Set up in 1977 for the purpose of housing mortgage finance, the....

M S Swaminathan, a renowned agricultural scientist widely seen as the architect of India’s “Green Revolution,” passed away at the age of 98 years on 28 September 2023. Most unusually for a scientist....

On 1 September 2023, the union government formed a committee headed by former President Ram Nath Kovind to explore the possibility of “one nation, one election.” This proposal advocates for the....

In just under two years since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, we have heard from the United States (US)-led West of the constant refrain of securing a rules-based international order that is most....

The script is the soul of any language and the marker of social and cultural identity for many ethnic communities. Brandt and Sohoni (2018: 1) argue that the reasons for choosing one script over....

Our obsessive preoccupation over the polarised debates on National History Standards has diverted our attention from the “places that matter most—the schools where young people learn and the colleges....

The end of open defecation (OD) through access to better sanitation for all, is essential for the developing nations to improve health, well-being, and social status. Globally, 892 million people....

Popper’s falsification principle argues that theories should be continually resistant to falsification. Thus, in research, we aim to refute the theory rather than prove it. To refute the theory, we....

The COVID-19 pandemic presented unprecedented challenges to edu­cation, leading institutions to tran­sition from physical to remote learning. Technology played a pivotal role in countering learning....

Ahumanist, an institution builder, a visionary, a person with a mis- sion, all these epithets apply to M S Swaminathan, who passed away on 28 September 2023. He would have turned 100 in another two....

The Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules, 2023 were notified by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on 6 April 2023. Apart....

One of the hallmarks of India’s Group of Twenty (G20) presidency is the inclusion of the African Union as a permanent member of the G20. The group may now be called G21. By bringing in the African....

Renewed scholarly debate on the level and growth of farmers’ income in India since the beginning of the new millennium follows failed experiences for more than a half-century with varied development....

We stand at a pivotal juncture with far-reaching implications for the course of our common future. Whichever direction we turn our gaze, we encounter the puzzling interplay between innovation oriented....