Category Archives: Society

Big brother back in action?

The ‘big brother scenario’ was meant simply as a warning by George Orwell regarding the future in his beautiful novel nineteen eighty four. He described a future where the government observes a

To evolve or not to evolve?

If I tell you that religion and science have had major conflict, how would you respond? Perhaps you would disagree with me, stating that they must go hand in hand, or perhaps

Rays of hope or dead end?

The biggest misconception in people’s minds today is that one more plastic bag will not make a difference. The idea that just ‘me’ is not enough to make a change has rooted

Cracks under the surface?

A seemingly innocuous protest against the demolition of Gezi Park in Istanbul has led to large-scale protests against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. The use of excessive force by the police

Let them keep telling you what to do…

‘Don’t let yourself be trapped by dogma which is living with the result of other people’s thinking’ - Steve Jobs. ‘Dogma’: Wikipedia defines it as a principle or set of principles laid


Dresses shabbily in clothes miles away from the trend or any kind of trend, with thick glasses covering a major portion of the face, eyes deep inside, prominent dark circles, walking with

Hinduism: A Way of Life.

An introduction to Hinduism. Though it seems ideal, this is how it is believed to once have been. Religion is a way of life. A simple statement, but one who’s value has

More Concerned Than Usual

Over the past two decades there has been a rather irking surge in the amount of paranoia that often pervades around parents. This sociological paradigm has given birth to a plethora of

Digging a grave abroad

Bewilderment, shock and uneasiness encompass me whenever I hear instances of Indians and mostly Andhra Pradesh students being murdered and targeted abroad. This trend had begun a decade ago and the reasons

Still Developing

Politicians, teachers and your grandparents, everyone talks about how rich a culture India has, how we have a history that dates way back in time. Unfortunately, our mindsets along with our country