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Seismological Research Letters published some time ago said 728 earthquakes over the past 150 years were induced by human activities.

Quakes manmade too: Faultlines begin after stress builds up over time

Studies have been carried out to correlate flooded river water entering faults and fractures of the riverside, triggering earthquakes.

18 Aug 2019 3:08 AM

Pseudoscience free run: Knowledge seeker’s guide to sieve WhatsApp ‘wisdom’

Scientists must step out of their cocoons to dispel fake science.

11 Aug 2019 4:26 AM

Pseudoscience free run: Train scientists to interact with public often

Nearly 75 per cent of those surveyed in South Asia reported high or medium levels of trust in scientists.

11 Aug 2019 4:23 AM

Knot the ‘right’ Age: Stress to keep the power balance

These relationships often dispense off the age hierarchy and can be an experimental phase to lead towards marriages.

28 Jul 2019 3:17 AM

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Knot the ‘right’ Age: Age gap of spouses matters, but

Marriage is a beautiful and sacred institution.

28 Jul 2019 3:13 AM

Infected hospitals: Prevent ‘mishaps’ at the surgical site

Antibiotics are recommended for surgeries to tackle the bacteria that reside in the skin at the site of skin incision.

21 Jul 2019 4:10 AM

Infected hospitals: Healthcare associated infections on the rise

One in 10 patients are infected in Australian hospitals, a definitive indication of a modern scourge.

21 Jul 2019 4:03 AM

Being Patriots in time of nationalism: Networked legitimacy

Electoral legitimacy of an observably racist leader legitimises and emboldens racist elements in public sphere.

14 Jul 2019 2:45 AM

Being Patriots in time of nationalism: Procrustean nationalism and its discontents

In the contemporary practices of nationhood, Procrustean beds of nationalism no longer function like extraconstitutional systems in India.

14 Jul 2019 2:38 AM

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The mystery coin

Libra is very very far from a proper Crypto currency structure.

07 Jul 2019 8:31 AM

Gamechanger or facade?

In this digital age, with great responsibility comes great scrutiny.

07 Jul 2019 8:22 AM

Global South at receiving end

This view is contested since is the potential for it to be misused to restrict welfare payments to those deemed to be ‘multiplying’.

09 Jun 2019 6:33 AM

Population Matters

A growing number of people in developing countries are emulating unsustainable, high consuming lifestyles.

09 Jun 2019 6:22 AM

Revisiting primary health care 40 yrs after Alma-Ata

Primary health care, the central idea within the Alma-Ata declaration, was interpreted in many ways by many people.

12 May 2019 6:05 AM

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How it panned out in India

An increase in availability of various interventions at primary level has gone a long way in reduction of diseases.

12 May 2019 6:02 AM

Literature squares up

Racism in the First World metamorphoses into caste and religious divide in India.

15 Apr 2019 5:09 AM

Against Literature

Literature can’t take down racism... there is a “little white man deep inside us all”.

15 Apr 2019 5:07 AM

Datafied citizens

Data analysis makes us viewable and knowable, and thus manageable, for both authorities and businesses at unprecedented levels.

31 Mar 2019 5:31 AM

‘As a society, we are more compassionate today’

‘Throughout 1980s, Anglophone world has ‘remoralised’, as moral language became prevalent in its culture’.

17 Mar 2019 5:19 AM

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