Manipal Campus

Rubbing Shoulders with the World – The Institutes of Eminence

Earlier today, the HRD Minister, Prakash Javdekar announced that 6 Institutes of Higher Education would be declared as Institutes of Eminence, going forward. Surprisingly, rubbing shoulders with names such as IIT, BITS, and Manipal was the proposed Jio Institute. This led to widespread displeasure and confusion that was addressed to later in the day. What comes out of this honor bestowed on these institutes, remains to be seen

National & World

Wuhan: A Tour Or A Summit

In what was stated as an attempt “to exchange views on overarching issues of bilateral and global importance, and to elaborate their respective visions and priorities for national development in the context of the current and future international situation” by the Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India, Chinese Supremeo President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi met at Wuhan. But do the conditions prevail in accordance to the above stated. Let us dive deep into it.

Art & Literature

Beaming with Pride

When patrons of the Stonewall Inn set off the historic 1969 riots after police raided and harassed members of the LGBT community, there was no telling that their activism would result in such an immense annual display of queer solidarity. With pride month coming to a close, we revisit the essence of what this movement tries to tell us.

National & World

How to Download Aadhar Card

Aadhar is a 12 – digit novel identity number issued to all the residents of India by the Unique Identification Authority of India. The Aadhar card is utilized as both an identification proof and residential proof of a person. It

Health & Fitness

The Greatest Drama on Earth

The stadium is ecstatic. A huge crowd wearing the team’s colors. Everyone is pumped. Hairs standing on the edges. A moment of silence. The team runs on to the ground. A roar erupts from the crowd and no one loses an ounce of their energy for the entirety of the 90 minutes. This is the greatest drama on earth!

National & World

The Rise of the Bhakts

So first up is an introspection survey, which was the first instance which left you awestruck at this democratic nation (political filter!)? If you happen to be exercising your first vote in the upcoming POLLitical obligation ft. 2019 or better

National & World

Kings, Kingmakers and Politics

The last two days had all eyes fixed on Karnataka as Congress made its last stand in one of the few states it is in power. The proposed coalition seemed to have given some respite to those seeking to keep the BJP from forming the Government but in a swerve the Governor invited the BSY led BJP to form the government giving him 15 days to prove his majority. Here is a recap of all the developments in the past two days leading up to this.

National & World

Long Strides – Historic Trump – Kim Meeting Set

Recent developments have led us to scratch our heads over what is going on in the North Korean patriarch’s head. The much anticipatd meeting between Trump and Kim Jong Un is about to take place on 12 June. What happens in the would-be historic meet is to be seen but just the fact that such a meeting is taking place is a major step forward towards world peace.