Wednesday, 17 October, 2018

Topic: illeism

An Indian worker holds cut-outs Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, and Arvind Kejriwal

The ‘psychological condition’ that binds Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal

Each of the three addresses himself in the third person. Psychologists, in fact, recognise this as a “condition”. It’s called illeism.

Priya Ramani vs MJ Akbar must not stop public naming & shaming in India’s #Metoo

We Indians want to solve every social problem with a legal remedy, but that is pointless and counterproductive. Naming and shaming is far more effective. 
Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala opens tomorrow: Bracing for street attacks on women or is SC order unworkable?

The Sabarimala shrine in Kerala is set to open its gates Wednesday to women of all age groups for the first time after the Supreme Court ruling last month. Seve...