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Global Impunity Index getting away with the murders of journalist
Global Impunity Index getting away with the murders of journalist
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In the past decade, at least 324 journalists have been silenced through murder worldwide & in 85% of these cases no perpetrators have been convicted - Such numbers may no longer evince horror or concern. However, The Global Impunity Index,...
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Gender Inquality & Alcohol Consumption
Gender Inquality & Alcohol Consumption
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“In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is freedom, and in water there is bacteria.” – Benjamin Franklin While studying history, one looks for not the overt but searches for undercurrents. Sociology is much the same, wherein consumption of...
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Money Matters
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At Zigram, a question over beer usually turns into a data analytics exercise. Last friday someone asked - Why do certain countries prefer Pensions over Investments? Because while the instruments behind them are similar i.e stocks and bonds... the emotion...
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Road Safety and Health
Road Safety and Health
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Each year, over 1.2 million people loose their lives and countries Each year, over 1.2 million people lose their lives and countries experience negative impacts on GDP at the rate of 1% to 3% due to road accidents. If there...
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A value is valuable when the value of value is valuable to oneself
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"A value is valuable when the value of value is valuable to oneself." - Dayananda SaraswatiThough this may have been said by the great social leader in the context of societal, cultural and philosophical realities of the 1800s, it is...
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Human Trafficking and Slavery - ZIGRAM
Human Trafficking and Slavery
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Slavery is as old as the human civilization itself. Most of us have been educated about the evils of forced labour and servitude. And yet, it exists around us in alarming yet invisible numbers. The last decade has seen a...
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Pizza and Data Assets Get more or Less
Pizza and Data Assets Get more or Less
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How much food do I order for the party tonight? This is one of those eternal and important questions which seldom has the right answer. It belongs to a philosophical set of questions such as: a. What is the meaning...
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Top Data Breaches 2018
Top Data Breaches 2018
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Am I at risk of losing my personal data? If you have stayed at an international hotel, worked out by using a fitness app or even bought some nice warm bread to make a sandwich, the answer is probably Yes....
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