Articles by Nimish Sawant
Aug 16, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part III: Fatet hummus, burak, kawag give Germany a taste of SyriaRefugee crisis is an oft-heard term in regular parlance. Ever since German Chancellor Angela Merkel's famous 2015 "Wir schaffen das!" (We'll manage it) speech, Germany has emerged as a European nation taking in the most number of refugees.
Aug 15, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Banning is not practical, deeper psychological issues need to be addressedWhile schools and parents are still trying to wrap their heads around this phenomenon, government bodies are calling for a ban of the online game.
Aug 15, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part II: Two Syrian refugees on a walking tour in Berlin tell us how history teaches us nothingIt is no wonder then why Iliyas and Mohammed, two Syrian refugees living in Berlin, decided to end their walking tour at this spot.
Aug 14, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part I: Berlin's ReDI school gives talented migrants the chance to integrate, contributeRefugee crisis is an oft-heard term in regular parlance these days. Ever since German Chancellor Angela Merkel's famous 2015 "Wir schaffen das!" (We'll manage it) speech, Germany has emerged as a European nation taking in the most number of refugees.
Aug 08, 2017
We are working towards becoming the 4G-enabler for Indian consumers, says Spreadtrum country headThe demand for 2G is still expected to be relevant for some time. We might see a direct leap from 2G to 4G in India, however.
Aug 07, 2017
Google employee anti-diversity manifesto is a classic example of unconscious biasThe Google employee who sent the 10-page mail on diversity, has once again raised the issue that is endemic to the tech industry in general
Aug 02, 2017
Apple will have to toe govt line to overcome increased competition and dropping revenues in ChinaApple CEO Tim Cook has come out in defence of the company’s stand on removing major virtual private network (VPN) apps from its App Store in China.
Jul 16, 2017
Meet the Bhangu Brothers: The Punjabi duo making Germans sing along to their tunesHamburg’s singing taxi drivers — the Bhangu Brothers — on how they make their 'Dollywood' (Deutsche Bollywood), bhangra-infused hits
Jul 11, 2017
The key to India’s solar energy dreams lies in public co-operation, not just in an investor-led approachIndia houses the world’s largest solar power plant in a single location which has a capacity of 648 MW and the project is spearheaded by the Adani Group.
May 28, 2017
Germany loves rockstar Barack Obama, while Donald Trump's faux pas diplomacy continues at NATOLooking at the sea of humanity, the huge stage, the on-ground crew, the imposing backdrop of the Brandenburg Gate — one of the most famous landmarks in Germany and a symbol of German unification — made one think that a rock star was about to turn up. While that would happen eventually, there was something else that was scheduled on 25 May in Berlin: