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OTT: The Next Craze, Indian TV’s Downfall

Indian Television Entertainment is at its lowest and Netflix India, Amazon Prime & Indian YouTube Shows are raising in popularity and viewership, day by day. Is it the end of typical Indian television shows or would Ekta Kapoor be giving a hand in degrading Indian Television Entertainment even more? Gone are the days when we… Continue reading OTT: The Next Craze, Indian TV’s Downfall

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Daily Soaps: Tried & Tested

In the ever so evolving era, where does Indian Television stand? Indian soaps we all quite frankly know are boring and repetitive, same plot lines stretched over eons (not an exaggeration), the lovers going in circles, the evil sagas. But why is Indian television so outdated? I remember after a long day of work, my… Continue reading Daily Soaps: Tried & Tested

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HOW LONG WILL THE TYPICAL INDIAN TELEVISION ENTERTAINMENT AND CINEMA LAST FOR?

The millennials and the Gen-z constantly bashes the Indian entertainment industry and the old bashes the cinema of today. How often do we really look into the making of either of the two sides of the Indian cinema. Cinema is an art form and art depicts the time and age, everything you like and don’t… Continue reading HOW LONG WILL THE TYPICAL INDIAN TELEVISION ENTERTAINMENT AND CINEMA LAST FOR?

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State and the Fourth Estate: Perfect Bedfellows

Media plays a crucial role in politics as it influences public opinion and helps define and take up the issues. It can keep the powerful in check and bring transparency in actions. But what if the media engages in a contractual liason and compromises with its capability and responsibility of holding the state accountable? Media-… Continue reading State and the Fourth Estate: Perfect Bedfellows

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The Agents of Pessimism in the State of Control

The wave of intolerance that has taken over the country is a definitive product of the fake news culture. This way of thinking is further pushed forward by the representatives and informers of the public that we in layman’s terms call the journalists. This indeed has led to the decrease of the potentials of positive… Continue reading The Agents of Pessimism in the State of Control

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Elitist Exploitation of the Proletarian Pack : How to avoid being sheep in that regard

Even in the 21st century, we choose blissful ignorance over identifying ways in which the government fleeced our ancestors, and still continues to do so. We ignore the recurring signs that tell us that we’re all still stuck with the herd mentality. Because we presuppose that government works for our welfare, forgetting that it is… Continue reading Elitist Exploitation of the Proletarian Pack : How to avoid being sheep in that regard

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JMI gets New Departments as it enters its Centenary Year

Amidst the centenary year celebrations, Jamia Millia Islamia introduces four new departments in its curriculum; hailed as a progressive move by most but some even went to bash the administration for their shortcomings. How Jamia has made its curriculum more inclusive over the years by introducing distinct courses is another interesting fact to check? On… Continue reading JMI gets New Departments as it enters its Centenary Year

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Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

A country of 1.3 billion people that is engaged in producing students in 'robotic' form further constitutes to 20% of India's population and 35% of world's youth and yet the Indian Education System continues to deteriorate and stray away further from the essence of real education. Where every hour, a student commits suicide and 33%… Continue reading Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

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Gulzar – The Man, the Poet

On the 25th of August, Delhi Poetry Festival in association with the Oxford Bookstore, presented a musing evening brooding over the doyen of Urdu Poetry — Gulzar at The Oxford Bookstore, Connaught Place, New Delhi. The jam-packed audience came together to witness an interactive session with author, critic, translator & an acclaimed aficionado of Gulzar's… Continue reading Gulzar – The Man, the Poet

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New Age Atheism: A Bourgeoisie Tendency

Lenin said and I quote "Atheism without Marxism is incomplete and inconsistent." Adding more to his comment, he also said that atheism is a natural and inescapable part of Marxism. Given this, a question probably arises as to which non-marxist things makes atheism inconsistent and incomplete? The answer to this question constitutes the objective of… Continue reading New Age Atheism: A Bourgeoisie Tendency