Diwali: Festival of Lights

Diwali is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus, celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness in India. The festival is celebrated for five continuous days, where the third days is celebrated as the main Diwali festival or ‘Festival of lights’. Different colorful varieties of fireworks are always associated with this festival. On this auspicious day, people light up …

Why Go Abroad?

According to the Census of 2001, “every person above the age of 7 years who can read and write in any language is said to be literate”. India’s higher education system is the third largest in the world, after China and the United States. The main governing body at the tertiary level is the University Grants Commission (India), which enforces …

Narendra Modi: Indian PM (2014)

India furnishes an example of the largest democratic country in the world. Discussing politics is the most common leisure of almost all Indians. From the first tea in the morning till the last news on TV before bed, we all keep on watching-thinking-discussing the Indian politics. We all know that we can do nothing about anything …

Racism: Asia

Religious Violence in India White vs Black In India, there has long been discrimination against what is considered the lowest class in Hinduism, the Dalits, or untouchables, as well as sectarian and religious violence. Although it has been outlawed by the Indian Constitution, the caste system was a way to structure inequality into the system itself. …