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Crime hidden under the Burkha of Tradition

August 13, 2014


Leaders define a society. In a country like India, which is diverse in terms of religious sentiments and social ideologies; it’s very much evident that when a sensitive topic like rape is being discussed, things do tend to get complicated. The issue with Indian society is that there are a lot of social evils embedded […]

Making potable water reachable to every Indian

July 18, 2013


Mr Supriyo Das at Franklin Templeton Investments partnered the TEDxGateway Mumbai in December 2012.  India is a country which has always been fighting for the accessible potable water. It has almost become a daily routine for quite a fraction of Indian population to fight a battle to get a bucket of drinking water. And the sad part […]

It’s our pride, don’t make it a shame: Save Rhinos

October 7, 2012


Rhino!! Ask any Assamese what is the significance of this animal in their home state. Almost everybody of us would claim it to be their state animal and boast about the fact that the natural habitat one horned rhino is confined only to Assam and nowhere else in the world. Though the two horned species […]