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The brain matures through three decades and its development is conditioned by social underpinnings.

Age of juvenile detention: Intervention among kids in conflict with law

The Justice Juvenile Act permits a child in conflict with law, who is above the age of 16, to be tried as adult.

13 Jan 2019 12:53 AM

Muslims in time warp: Into enlightenment from blind following

Instead of the dominant blind, unquestioning obedience to religious dogma, we should teach critical thinking to our children in schools.

06 Jan 2019 8:23 AM

Muslims in the post-truth world are caught between extremes

It is interesting to know how Islamic societies across the world encounter three extreme situations simultaneously.

06 Jan 2019 8:20 AM

Creating perfect babies: Futuristic babies

The ethics: Can we deny ourselves benefits of DNA technology?

23 Dec 2018 1:11 AM

Creating perfect babies: Scientists can design better babies for the benefit of mankind

The zygote travels to the uterus and attaches to the inner wall of the uterus and grows into a baby.

23 Dec 2018 1:07 AM

Yoke of conversion: For dalits, it’s out of the pan into the fire

It’s true conversion was a gateway to a better life, free of the yoke of casteism.

16 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Yoke of conversion: Good Samaritan never forced any conversions

Read the parable of the Good Samaritan, who comes to the rescue of the much reviled Jew, waylaid and forsaken.

16 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Boredom, mother of creativity: Brain research throws up the power of music

When fed with music, the entire brain-sphere is aglow, showing that the power of music influences every part of the organ.

09 Dec 2018 1:30 AM

Boredom, mother of creativity: Way out of boredom is through it

Academics are awaiting clinching evidence before listing the benefits of boredom.

09 Dec 2018 1:30 AM