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Story Posted on 25-06-2020


 |  RIGHT Foot Forward  |  5-minute read
Supply-chain, India-china trade relations, Boycott china, Indiachinafaceoff

Total boycott of Chinese goods is impractical, but posturing is not a bad idea

Visuals of people throwing 'Made in China' TV sets from their balconies and nationalist groups protesting with anti-China banners are useful ‘conflict-time’ optics that the Chinese state-owned media did not miss.


 |  3-minute read
Netflix, Tripti dimri, Anushka Sharma, Bulbbul

Why Anushka Sharma's Bulbbul flutters fast, then crash lands

The movie drags us back in time. It does the same to issues concerning women.


 |  Boomtown rap  |  2-minute read
Coronavirus, Lockdown in bengaluru, Coronavirus in karnataka, Covid-19

Why Bengaluru needs a lockdown urgently

The sudden spike in cases reveals that the government’s contact tracing is no more functional. Health experts fear the situation might spiral out of control if the government doesn’t lock down the city immediately.


 |  4-minute read
Kasturba gandhi balika vidyalaya, Sarva shikhsha abhiyan, Schooleducation

Why our schools are in a sorry state

The teacher drawing salary from multiple govt schools in UP reflects the tragedy that has befallen one of the best schemes ever launched to boost girls’ education in rural areas.


 |  6-minute read
BCCI, 1983 india world cup win, India-china war, Dieselprices

DailyOh! How is China trying to open new front in Depsang, to the Diesel mystery

While Beijing is holding talks on one front, it is opening other fronts for confrontation.


 |  4-minute read
Migrants labourers, Policy formulation, Economic impact of coronavirus, Covid19

Why India needs a major policy overhaul for the post-Covid period

The need of the hour is rethinking policies and planning for the post-Covid days. The process must start right now.