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Biju Dominic

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Why women are still being treated as unequal to men

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Biju Dominic According to a study published in American Psychologist, for the first time in history, 86% of US adults have admitted that men and women are equally intelligent. The researchers had tracked the responses of more than 30,000 US adults since 1946 t... More »

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Kerala could guide the fuller integration of Kashmir

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Biju Dominic Last week, the central government stripped away the statehood of Jammu and Kashmir, turning it into two Union territories. Indians have always considered Kashmir an integral part of India and have wanted to bring it closer into their fold. The cen... More »

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How we could improve tax compliance behaviourally

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Biju Dominic In the 2019 Union budget, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman increased tax rates for the super-rich. She is hoping that increasing tax rates would proportionately increase tax revenue. According to supply-side economist Arthur Laffer, increased t... More »

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Why the 2019 election is a game full of implicit biases

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Biju Dominic Tomorrow is the culmination of what is possibly one of the largest persuasion exercises in the world. Often it is said that Indian elections are all about roti (bread), kappada (cloth), makan (house): what appeals most to the Indian voter is the m... More »

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Opinion | The future of faith

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Biju Dominic For millions of years, religion had a significant impact on human life, from birth to death. So far, almost every member of the society, the rich and poor, the weak and strong, the living and the dead have been members of one religion or the other... More »