Of democracy, development, dis-integrity, disinflation, demographic dividend  

Here is an attempt to focus on the diversity and relationship of some of the core issues that often figure in public discourse. These are: democracy, development, dis-integrity, disinflation (hyper and hypo) and demographic dividend. Agreements, counterarguments, debates, conflicts are...

Is UN planning to replace humans with machines & robots?

The United Nations- once facetiously described as an institution whose...

Malpass WB nomination: The gathering ‘American First’ storm

Not only will the World Bank (WB) select a new...

Protecting rights of migrant workers: Upholding ICMW  

People of poorer countries move to developed countries for better...

The posts begin to move  

In the wake of the news that some $5.0 billion...

Corruption: Causes and its consequences for the economy

Corruption has been around the globe for a very long...

Libraries are struggling

Use of libraries across the country is gradually turning more...

Bulging mattress money?    

Banks are reportedly worried because their deposit growth has declined...

Losing out on prioritisation

Prioritisation may be a necessary evil for countries with limited...

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Bishwa Sahitya Kendra: Guiding young readers into the path of light

Like the authors, readers are also born.  And they need to nurture the habit. If one doesn't grow a passion for out-of-syllabus books, he or she can never grow into a reader. An adolescent learner has a latent love for books. For it to mature, the boy or the girl...

Slow moving rickshaws choking traffic  

SLOW-MOVING and manually driven rickshaws are a cause for traffic...