The thick line between science and pseudo-science

“Is science bullshit? No, but there is a lot of bullshit currently masquerading as science.” In 21st century, when Science constantly opened doors and became the light bringer, the masters of the dark understood that simply shoving bullshit won’t work on masses anymore. They invented a new tool. The science of bullshit.

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The Problem with Free Giveaways : Indian Politics and Marketing in a Nutshell

When Reliance JIO entered Indian Market and took the telecom sector by storm by giving free data to every subscriber, their motto was Digital empowerment of the people of India. When recently Punjab Governments announced that the state will burden all costs of education of all women, their motto was woman empowerment. But deep-down the motto is marketing their party or a brand to bring audiences back. But the process of giving things away is not sustainable in long term and when the Free giveaways stop, are we really more empowered?

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The right to privacy in India :Terms and Conditions Apply

Though Privacy is a fundamental human right recognized in the UN Declaration of Human Rights, Indian Supreme Court went another way saying ” There is no fundamental right to privacy and even if it is assumed as a fundamental right, it is multifaceted. Every facet can’t be ipso facto considered a fundamental right,” as Supreme Court of India justice bench told on 27th July, while also saying “informational privacy” could not be a right to privacy and it could not ever be a fundamental right. So what does this decision mean for us?

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