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Self Help Groups (SGHs)

Self Help Groups (SGHs)

10

min

Self-Help Groups (SHGs) are informal associations of people who choose to come
together to find ways to improve their living conditions.

E-GOVERNANCE AND ITS CHALLENGES

E-GOVERNANCE AND ITS CHALLENGES

5

min

However good a constitution may be, if those who are implementing it are not
good, it will prove to be bad. However bad a constitution maybe, if those
implementing it are good, it will prove to be Good.

Farmers Struggle and Suicide in India

Farmers Struggle and Suicide in India

7

min

India has its roots in agriculture, with most Indians depending on it, and consists of 15%
shares in the Indian Economy. But do the farmers, who carry out the act of farming,
reap what they sow?

MIGRATION AND URBANIZATION

MIGRATION AND URBANIZATION

5

min

Human migration is the movement of people from one place to another. There are
various reasons why migration takes place. The reasons can be classified on three
bases: economic, social, environmental, and political:

SOCIAL PROBLEMS AT WORKPLACE

SOCIAL PROBLEMS AT WORKPLACE

5

min

A workplace is a location where someone works for their employer or themselves, a
place of office to a large office building or factory. For industrialized societies, the
workplace is one of the most important social spaces other than the home, consulting "a
central concept for several entities

PROTECT COVID WARRIORS:THE NEED OF HOUR

PROTECT COVID WARRIORS:THE NEED OF HOUR

5

min

Coronavirus has severely affected the lives of people across the globe. All the pleasures of life,
the dreams that were being preserved in 2019, are getting shattered.

SUPERSTITION IN INDIA

SUPERSTITION IN INDIA

5

min

Superstition refers to any belief or practice that is caused by supernatural causality, and
which contradicts modern science. Superstitions beliefs and practices often vary from
one person to another or from one culture to another.

GLOBALIZATION AND NORTH EAST INDIA

GLOBALIZATION AND NORTH EAST INDIA

8

min

Globalization is an economic concept that involves the integration of markets, trade, and
investments through cross-border exchange between nations.

Help is an impediment to growth

Help is an impediment to growth

4

min

Google defines help as to do something for somebody in order to be useful or to make something
easier for him/her. And yes I can’t agree more than this.

The problem with consumerism

The problem with consumerism

6

min

Everywhere we look around, we are surrounded by “products”. 50 % discount or 20 %
discount we want them all. But, have we ever stopped and asked ourselves: “Do I really need
it”? Not many people do that.

Importance of Free Press

Importance of Free Press

5

min

India is one of the largest democracies in the world. With Democracy we mean for the people, by
the people, and to the people.

Manual scavenging

Manual scavenging

3

min

Manual Scavenging is the act of manually handling excreta with the help of buckets, brooms, and shovels in an insanitary dry latrine, pit, sewer, etc. The workers are called manual scavengers and move the excreta using tin plates and brooms into the baskets and dispose of them several kilometers away.

Police brutality

Police brutality

2

min

Police brutality comes into place when the guards of the people exploit the citizen's basic rights. Several major fights, lethal choking, gunfire, and uneven actions have been present cases of Police brutality in the United States and most of the acts are not even backed with reasons.

E-commerce

E-commerce

3

min

ECommerce is a popular topic, spread in every corner of the world, but what does it entail? Electronic Commerce ( eCommerce) is the buying and selling of goods or services through an electronic mode.

Child adoption scams

Child adoption scams

3

min

Most of us will agree that motherhood is a blessing that puts the whole world into perspective keeping everything aside. But this total scenario will spin reversibly if the child is abandoned or unwanted.

The rise in nuclear family in modern society

The rise in nuclear family in modern society

3

min

An early description of nuclear family was given by George Peter Murdock, an American anthropologist. According to him a nuclear family is a social group characterized by common residence, economic cooperation and reproduction.

Child labour

Child labour

4

min

Chintu, a 13-year-old boy, lived in a small village on the outskirts of a major city in India. He was a bright boy and loved studying. His parents were sweepers who earned a meagre wage. They worked day and night to provide food for the family.

Sex education in India

Sex education in India

4

min

An individual can travel to the time when 'chapter-8: Reproduction in Human Beings' was taught in class 10. That used to be the shortest chapter as the teacher used to avoid the topics and the terms. Everyone could feel the silence in the room and the slow sound of laughter.

Disability & Stigmatization

Disability & Stigmatization

3

min

Any type of impairment between the mind and body which can cause problems while dealing with daily activities is known as a disability. Disability can either be physical something that can be seen or psychological and go unobserved.

Body Positivity Movement In India

Body Positivity Movement In India

4

min

Body positivity is a social movement that promotes the encouragement of individuals especially women to love themselves to the fullest irrespective of their physical traits like weight or size.

Pre-determined gender roles

Pre-determined gender roles

3

min

By having these gender roles, society categorizes traits as feminine and masculine, and while doing
so, puts more importance and value in the masculine traits.

Civic sense

Civic sense

4

min

Civic Sense is a layman’s term just like its usage - it is social ethics by considering the other person as a human being. You can possess Civic Sense in your physical attributes - like preventing littering on the streets, smoking only on allocated places, respecting people’s privacy

Over Population

Over Population

5

min

In the past five decades, The world has witnessed a boom in the population which has now resulted in Overpopulation. Overpopulation resembles a situation when the existing population exceeds the actual carrying capacity of Earth. In the world’s population of 1.7 billion, India constitutes 1.380 billion people that is the world’s 17.7%.

This too shall pass

This too shall pass

4

min

"The unprecedented conditions today aren’t anything that people are not aware of. Not just the town, it is the talk of the world now. People are surrounded by constant clouds of gloominess and terror. The negative atmosphere in society is tolling on all; whether we switch on the television or social media to distract our mind, we end up shutting it down with panic and teary eyes.
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Water Crisis

Water Crisis

3

min

Water is as essential to life as air to breathe, and even then, we lack access to safe drinking water and proper sanitation. Nearly 789 million people lack access to safe drinking water, and almost 2 billion people lack toilets and sanitation facilities. A single water crisis leads to many problems in our society.