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Aug 29, 2019
Meritocracy, an assessment based on praise and blame, reflects existing hierarchies of power, statusTo criticise our praise for the wealthy and powerful as excessive inevitably raises the question of meritocracy. To what extent do we live in a meritocracy, and is that a good or a bad thing?
Mar 14, 2019
College admissions scandal exposes deep divide over social class, race and wealth in AmericaThe families ensnared in the college bribery scandal embody wealth and privilege in America: CEOs, Hollywood stars, Wall Street millionaires. A California vineyard owner. A prominent Manhattan lawyer.
Aug 30, 2018
Donald Trump government siding with Asian American students suing Harvard: 'No American should be denied admission to school because of race'The Justice Department on Thursday sided with Asian-American students suing Harvard University over the Ivy League school's consideration of race in its admissions policy, the latest step in the Trump administration's effort to encourage race-neutral admissions practices.
Jun 16, 2018
Asian-American group sues Harvard University over 'startling magnitude of discrimination' in acceptance ratesEven though they bring stronger academic records than any other racial group, Asian-Americans who apply to Harvard University face the lowest acceptance rates, according to a study of admissions records filed Friday by a group that's suing the school over alleged discrimination.
May 25, 2017
Mark Zuckerberg returns to Harvard as commencement speakerArray
May 05, 2017
Infosys claims that planned expansion in United States will make operations quickerInfosys said its plans to hire thousands of workers in the United States would enable faster deployment of staff in areas such as big data and cloud.
Feb 02, 2017
Is Neil Gorsuch, Donald Trump's pick for the US Supreme Court's approach to law apt for 2017?Donald Trump has picked Neil Gorsuch, a young conservative, as the next justice to fill the vacant seat in the eight-judge bench in the US Supreme Court. Trump's next battle, however, will be to confirm Gorsuch whose legacy will likely outlive the presidency.
Jul 06, 2016
Narendra Modi’s real shocker is demotion of Jayant Sinha, not Smriti IraniSinha's shifting, however, is intriguing. There is a speculation, not entirely idle, that the Hazaribagh MP was made to pay for his father's outspokenness.
Apr 08, 2015
17-year-old Nigerian-born US student accepted at all 8 Ivy League schoolsNigerian-born US student Harold Ekeh has been accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools, and 13 US universities in total
Jun 04, 2014
Thinking phoren: Why is Flipkart hiring from Harvard and Stanford?India's largest online retailer (outside ticketing and travel) is planning to recruit from the Ivy League institutions even though its business is largely based out of India. Is this a good idea?