The Year of Self-Agreements Part 1

“So I forced myself to step out of my comfort zone and go out and connect with people. I realized that no one knew me here. I could become anyone I wanted to be for these people, and that became my courage.” Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps…

5 Reasons We All Need Each Other

“Life is not a fist. Life is an open hand waiting for some other hand to enter it.” Elie Wiesel Some people might think that the answer to the question of “do we really need each other” has already been answered with the opening quote yet I'll bet that some people will defend their stance…

Are you a Disraeli or a Gladstone Listener?

Good listeners validate the worth of other people, so increasing the likelihood that they will listen even more attentively to the ideas we are proposing. This mutually beneficial exchange is the goal of all communication exchanges. Good listening skills are anyway best captured in the distinction made by an Englishwoman whose name history failed to…

Improper Communication Leads to Prejudice!

It is very common that the obiter dictum is misinterpreted as the judiciary leading to so much unnecessary discussions, thereby creating uproar among the masses. Before any such discussion is undertaken on the open platforms of media channels, it is very essential to understand the difference between an obiter dictum and ajudgment. As far as…

Ethics of Journalism Vs Contemporary Mass Media

Every journo who got basically trained in the mass media studies is familiar with the ethics of journalism. As part of the academic curriculum, it turns to be one of the important topics. In fact – something becomes imperative in academic curriculum – only because of the significance it is coupled with. But, when it…

Data Systems in Singapore

The Info-communications Development Authority of Singapore The IDA is the umbrella organization responsible for overseeing the provision and improvement of telecommunications for Singapore. It established a neutral body, the Singapore Internet Exchange (SGIX), to strengthen Singapore's position as an information communication hub and has strived to oversee and coordinate the development of information and telecommunication…

Freedom of Press, the Misinterpretations in India

The right to expression and freedom of speech is very essential in a democratic nation. Intellectuals have backed it for a long time as a gateway to other liberties, conjecturing that curtailment of freedom of expression inexorably leads to restrictions on other rights such as the right to be informed. The Right to Freedom of…