Yemen: World’s worst humanitarian crisis


Whenever we hear about the wars in middle east, we always think of Iraq or Syria but the most devastating of them all is the one being currently waged in Yemen. Learn more about the humanitarian crisis that has plagued Yemen for over a decade.

Indolence, thou art the sweetest


A lot of times, we like to fit it all in. A lot of times, backing off feels like missing out. Sometimes it’s better to block the background noise of the ‘what ifs’, ‘this-that’ s’, ‘shoulds’ and ‘wants’. Sometimes it’s better to live life in the slow lane. Sometimes appreciating human connections is better than always trying to keep up with the Joneses. Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes and 50 seconds

GENDER VIOLENCE : TURKEY’S LONG HISTORY OF FEMICIDES


Back in July 2020, we all saw a surge of black and white selfies being put up on various social media platforms by women all over the globe with the caption '#ChallengeAccepted'. This challenge was in fact an awareness campaign throwing light on the horrible conditions of women in Turkey, and the most pertinent issue being Femicide. Estimated reading time: 2 min 32 sec

Animal cruelty and what you need to know when you care for them


Animals like dogs are very much part of existence. However, stray cases of dog-bites result in a huge number of people nurturing a lot of hatred and grudge for them. It's not uncommon to find people throwing stones/sticks/acids at them and feeding them poisonous food. However, it is very important to know the right of... Continue Reading →

Atmanirbhar Bharat: Vocal to Local


The concept of Atmanirbhar Bharat (Self-reliant India) is not a very new one. However, with the recent changing scenario, especially during these times of a global pandemic, the call for this campaign is more coherent. So, what is Atmanirbhar Bharat? It could be understood as pursuing methods that are efficient and competitive while remaining self-sustaining... Continue Reading →

SUBSTANCE ABUSE: LOOSE THE NOOSE


“Drugs take you to hell, disguised as heaven” -Donald Lyn Frost WHAT IS SUBSTANCE ABUSE? Drug/substance is a medicine which has a physiological effect when injected into the body and abuse simply means improper use of something. Substance abuse then simply sums up to be the improper use of drugs or using them in a way... Continue Reading →

The Indo-China standoff from an economic perspective


The year has been very eventful as a whole (even though individually all of us are twiddling our thumbs). One of the major events is undoubtedly the tensions that have risen on the INDO-CHINA border, and also the blow to our economy by COVID-19. So combining these two, we have an article written by Akshat Singh here! Estimated reading time: 4 minutes 4 seconds

A brief insight into Substance abuse at IITD


Substance abuse refers to the harmful or hazardous use of psychoactive substances, including alcohol and illicit drugs. Psychoactive substance use can lead to dependence syndrome - a cluster of behavioural, cognitive, and physiological phenomena that develop after repeated substance use and that typically include a strong desire to take the drug, difficulties in controlling its... Continue Reading →

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