Do good grades predict success ?

“You should score well in class, or else you won’t be successful in life” Haven’t we all heard this line at least once in our life either by our parents or other family members? The question that arises to most of us is that whether good grades actually predict success? Good grades are important when talking about academic success, but …

Awareness on Autism

Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a lifelong, developmental disorder that includes impairments in social interactions and developmental language and communication skills, combined with rigid and repetitive behaviour. World Autism Awareness Day is celebrated every year on the 2nd of April. It is a day about celebrating and recognizing the people on the autism spectrum. It highlights …

The Voice of Women

Hum dekhengeJab zulm-o-sitam ke koh-e-garanRooi ki tarha ur jaengeHum DekhengeHum mehkoomon ke paaon taleYe dharti dhar dhar dharkegiAur ahl-e-hakam ke sar ooparJab bijli kar kar karkegiHum Dekhenge -Faiz Ahmed Faiz Equality between all genders is not a dream, it is a reality made possible by the fearless women of the world who stood against patriarchy striving for a better society. …

Unusual Rituals That Exist In India

A place where development is in its full pace, inhabitants still rely on the belief of snake-charmers, more than the educated doctors. India, a land where scientific advances merge with the unusual superstitious beliefs, makes us question our every step towards a progressive society. Are we really opening our mind to all the possibilities? Superstitious belief is a dangerous state …

Our Relationship With Mental Health

From a land where Sati and child marriages were approved and nurtured, India has come a long, long way. Even with a change in our ideologies and beliefs, we are still struggling with internal battles. We may have become more accepting and encouraging but there are still some battles that are yet to be fought. One of these battles is …