History, humanity, People, RELIGION

Religious scriptures for troubled times.

We live in times of trouble and hatred. It is more important for us to really understand the essence and spirit of various religious texts, only then would it be possible for us to defeat the differences that have come up across the world. I have selected a list of scriptures and readings from various… Continue reading Religious scriptures for troubled times.

History, humanity, International Relations, People, War, World Politics

The UN works for all of us.

The UN works for all of us. This article is written in honour of the United Nations Day 2020, celebrating 75 years of the United Nations The United Nations was founded  75 years ago after the  deadly second world war which ravaged the entire world. The UN today is facing enormous scrutiny from various corners,… Continue reading The UN works for all of us.

History, International Relations, People, World Politics

How well do you know Democracy?

Are these statements true or false?  Democratic governments are elected by the people Democracy works only in Western CountriesFundamental Rights are protected in a Democracy Democracy focuses on Rule of LawDemocracies do not have elections There can only be 2 parties in a Democracy Democracy enables all groups in a country to get equal opportunitiesDemocracy needs a free press… Continue reading How well do you know Democracy?

International Relations, People, politics, World Politics

What’s your Political Awareness score?

How well do you follow the political news and events? Are you a politically aware citizen who knows what is happening? Check out the quiz below to find out! One point per question you get right!-   Who's the PM of the UK right now? What does UNO stand for? USA holds elections for the Presidency every 4… Continue reading What’s your Political Awareness score?

India, People

Defeating Child Abuse- One Blue Ribbon at a time.

(This post is a part of our series about Young People who are making this world a better place) There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”   — Nelson Mandela, Former President of South Africa According to the Mayo Clinic, Child Abuse is any… Continue reading Defeating Child Abuse- One Blue Ribbon at a time.

History, humanity, International Relations, People, politics, War, World Politics

HISTORICAL EVENTS WHICH CHANGED THE COURSE OF WORLD POLITICS

History helps us understand many things, contemporary world politics for example can be understood when we look at various events that have happened over the years. This list however is not comprehensive but will give you an understanding of the changing dynamics of the world's balance of power and the conflicts that have come up… Continue reading HISTORICAL EVENTS WHICH CHANGED THE COURSE OF WORLD POLITICS