Thought Box

BUSINESS: INDIA'S FDI PARADOX, INEQUITABLE GROWTH

Understanding the Paradox of FDI-Driven Growth in India: Why Employing Labor at International Rates is Key to Equitable Development. Vinta Nanda finds out… Photography...

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POLITICS: PRISON CONDITIONS IN INDIA - DOCUMENTARY AFTER THE STORM

Exploring the harsh realities faced by those unjustly imprisoned in India, their struggles for survival, Humra Quraishi writes about the urgent need for systemic reforms to en...

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THOUGHT FACTORY: THE FUTURE OF DEMOCRACIES

Vinta Nanda looks at how the Internet and AI are poised to reset the world order, explores the decline of Hindutva politics and the rise of inclusive spiritualism as a unifyin...

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THOUGHT FACTORY: BOYS DON'T CRY – CISSIES DO, OKAY?

NONSENSE! RUBBISH! BAKWAS! Monojit Lahiri attempts to check out this hugely dumb and misleading flawed mindset. Redefining masculinity, explains how India's cricket victory sh...

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POWERFUL PEOPLE: REFLECTIONS ON HOPE AND LEGACY

Humra Quraishi takes a poignant look at the challenges facing today's youth, and the enduring impact of Khushwant Singh, Gulzar, and Vyjayanthimala Bali. Amidst all the disas...

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POLITICS: ONE-SIDED MEDIA NARRATIVES

Going by the events around the time the Shah Bano verdict was overturned, Vinta Nanda examines Rajiv Gandhi’s rationale, exploring the Ram Janmabhoomi movement’s r...

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ALTERNATIVE ENTERTAINMENT: ROLLING THUNDER REVUE CAPTURES DYLAN'S BRILLIANCE

“Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story (2019) by Martin Scorsese - A documentary masterpiece, is what I experienced and recommend that, if you are a fan of Dylan&rsqu...

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POLITICS: REFUGE, REVERENCE, AND REFLECTION

From Sufis seeking solace in Kashmir to the tragic genius of Guru Dutt, and the controversial escape of Bhole Baba—Humra Quraishi explores unanswered questions in vast s...

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KALEIDOSCOPE: CELLULOID TO DIGITAL BY V.K. CHERIAN, BOOK REVIEW

Despite the cynical and sceptical times we live in, there are indeed many people who honestly enjoy movies, know the difference between good and bad, and care a great deal abo...

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THOUGHT FACTORY: THE PERILS OF BLIND FAITH

Cults led by godmen erode rational discourse and exploit vulnerable populations. In times of crisis, these leaders offer false hope and gain immense wealth, often encouraging ...

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MOVIES: INSPIRING JOURNEY OF J L KAUL

Explore the inspiring journey of Padma Shri winner Jawahar Lal Kaul in 'J L Kaul: A Man ...

July 23 2024

BUSINESS: INDIA'S FDI PARADOX, INEQUITABLE GROWTH

Understanding the Paradox of FDI-Driven Growth in India: Why Employing Labor at Internat...

July 22 2024

FESTIVALS: GURUGRAM’S PRIZED CULTURAL HUB!! MUSEO CAMERA

Monojit Lahiri attempts a brief sketch of an exciting, bustling, creative multi-discipli...

July 21 2024