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BharatQR – India’s new cashless payment system

Yesterday, in a small event, RBI introduced BharatQR, a new payment system for India. This app will use QR code (quick response code) to make payments. This will be similar to scanning a Paytm QR code at a shop near you. You might ask “why bring in a new system if we already have one …

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Rape victims should be hanged to death – says Maharashtrian Politician. Adds one more feather to already corrupt political system

Yesterday when I was scrolling through Google news I saw something that said “Women who have sex outside marriage or being raped should be punished to death”. I was shocked to see even the headline. Reading further I found that this was said by a Maharashtrian politician Abu Azmi. He told the press that women …

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Ear pain ah? Apply Amrutanjan – A true story

Last Friday, I was with my dad purchasing some medicines for him. We were at the pharmacist’s waiting for our turn to buy medicines and there was a middle aged man standing before  us. He was having a prescription in his hand and was waiting for his turn to buy his medicines. When the old …

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10 things you will witness if you are biker in India

1. When you are at a signal waiting for it to go green, you can also see a bunch of nervous folks waiting by the side of the road to cross it. The red signal is actually on for them to cross the road. But they don’t do it. A few do, but a majority …

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Migrants : Doll makers in Chennai

Travelling to a new place to do business and earn money is been a part of history for a long time. Some have become great men, some have become hero to their families and some have gone unnoticed. This is not the story of one man. It is the story of many families who earn …