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VOICES

 |  8-minute read
Knowledge, Freedom, India at 71, Independence day 2018

Be truly free - Break bonds of history, ties of sentiment

India wriggles miserably between confusions over the West and hazy sentiment about its own past. In the process, it's losing its grip on both. Independence Day should liberate us from this sorry scene.

SCI-TECH

 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
Fake news, Journals, Science news, Knowledge

From news to science: Why rise of faking is real and perilous

It is time to revisit this system.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Yoga, Knowledge, Spirituality, Meditation

Why experience is greater than knowledge

Spirituality begins the moment we become curious.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Killing debate, Donald Trump, Narendra Modi, Knowledge

In the new India, wisdom is becoming outdated recipe

In the age of Modi and Trump, information is more important than knowledge, language is just a functional device, and history began 10 years ago.

LIFE

 |  Commonsense Karma  |  5-minute read
Knowledge, Ancient India

How ancient India explored knowledge through nyaya

The earliest system of thought could produce both atheists and theists, each providing beautiful arguments in their defence.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Knowledge, Mathematics, Dr Harsh Vardhan

Harsh Vardhan is right: Vedic maths needs to be taught

Can a case be made to teach these centuries old clever mathematical algorithms to motivate students to learn the subject?

LIFE

 |  The Cynic  |  6-minute read
School System, Internet, Knowledge, Education

What schools today are making of our kids tomorrow

The school system nowadays believes in the motto of – no child left behind, so how does one achieve that? By lowering the bar?