Celebrating the universal language of dance

Celebrating the universal language of dance

Tuesday, 30 April 2024 | Rajdeep Pathak

From traditional Indian classical dance forms to contemporary global dance phenomena, dance continues to inspire, heal and unite communities On April 14 last year, history was made in Assam, India, as a Guinness World Record was set for the largest gathering of Bihu dancers. Over 11,000 dancers from different communities and...

Market-oriented gig skill sets under focus

Market-oriented gig skill sets under focus

Monday, 29 April 2024 | Dinesh Sood

As the job landscape evolves, the focus is now on fostering market-driven skill sets to meet the demands of a changing workforce In today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving job market, employers are not just interested in hiring candidates with degrees from prestigious institutions like the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) or the...

Robotics: Predictable and optimal surgical success

Robotics: Predictable and optimal surgical success

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Forqan Babu Shaikh

Today, India is leading globally with advancements in robotic surgery and making a difference in critical surgical procedures Robotic surgery, also known as robot-assisted surgery, has revolutionised the field of surgical procedures by offering increased precision, flexibility and control compared to conventional techniques. Typically associated with minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery...

All is well

All is well

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Pioneer

India shows the mirror to the US, rejects its report on rights violations in Manipur as ‘deeply biased’ Soon after the US pointed the finger at India for alleged incidents of human rights violations, particularly in Manipur, India has vehemently criticised the State Department report. The Indian Government has denounced the...

Role of AI in Lok Sabha elections

Role of AI in Lok Sabha elections

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Kalyani Shankar

From personalised voter outreach to the menacing potential of deepfake videos, Artificial Intelligence’s influence is palpable, promising both innovation and ethical dilemmas Artificial Intelligence, a game-changer in the 2024 Lok Sabha polls, has revolutionised traditional campaign strategies. The era of candidates personally visiting voters’ homes and engaging in conversations over tea,...

The U-turns and contradictions in Antony’s political journey

The U-turns and contradictions in Antony’s political journey

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Kumar Chellappan

From advocating communal harmony to his stance on Hindu-Muslim relations, Antony’s journey reflects his love for courting controversies The year was 1993. The Kerala Press Academy (since renamed as Kerala Media Academy) under the ownership of the Kerala Government was having the Mathai Manjooran Memorial Day. Mathai Manjooran was a socialist...

Work with allies  for semiconductors

Work with allies for semiconductors

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Kumardeep Banerjee

It is time to let go of the regulatory bottlenecks to make a mark One of the most common reasons cited by foreign investors, against investing in India is too complex regulatory processes and multiplicity of overlapping compliances. The latest to join the bandwagon is Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu. The...

Sri Lanka’s Easter attack revisited

Sri Lanka’s Easter attack revisited

Saturday, 27 April 2024 | Nilantha Ilangamuwa

As the island nation grapples with the aftermath of the attack, the intricate web of extremism and intelligence failures continues to haunt it even five years later When conspiracy theories gain traction and permeate the public consciousness, they inevitably taint the discourse surrounding the event in question. This phenomenon is especially...

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