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Of Oppenheimer and the Bhagwat Gita

By Mayank Chhaya

In the midst of heightened posturing by North Korea over a potential thermonuclear war Saturday April 21 is the 113th birth anniversary of Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a father of the first atomic bomb in 1945.

While an actual thermonuclear war may not come to be, Oppenheimer’s remarkable clarity over the bomb’s creation and justifiability of its use f...

 
Threat of Governor's rule looms large in J&K

By Sheikh Qayoom

As the war of attrition between allies BJP and PDP over the handling of the situation in Kashmir heats up, is the troubled state heading for another spell of Governor’s rule?

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is expected to discuss the current crisis when she meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 23 — against the backdrop of the April 19 meeting o...

 
The Art of Advertisement

By Dr Jyotsna Bhattacharjee

Advertisement has become an integral part of successful business enterprise in this modern era. It publicly promotes some commodity to increase its sale. As Samuel Johnson had said long back, “Promise, large promise is the soul of an advertisement”. That is what we find in these advertisements. For the promotion of their products the advertisement...

 
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