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How to prepare for a decathlon hiring interview?

Decathlon which literally means 10 sports is a French sporting goods retailer. With over 1500 stores in 49 countries, it was conceived in 1976 in Lille, France. Founded by Michel Leclercq, it is currently headquartered in Villeneuve-d’Ascq in France. It is the largest sporting goods retailer in the world. Decathlon came to India in 2009. It promises …

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Shabnam murder case

Who is Shabnam? First Indian woman to be hanged till death.

The year is 1999, a Urmila Matondkar starring movie is just released, titled ‘Kaun’. Based on a woman serial killer, who kills everyone who visits her home, the movie created a rift in India. How can women be portrayed as killers? This mindset changed in 2008. Shabnam, who belonged to the Saifi Muslim community, living …

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What is UAPA Act | Unlawful Activities Prevention Act | 2019 Amendment Act

What is UAPA? Is it a modern-day Rowlatt act?

The year was 1919, some local farmers of Punjab had gathered in the Jalliawala Bagh to celebrate the Indian festival of Baisakhi, and peacefully protest the arrest and deportation of two national leaders, Satyapal and Saifuddin Kitchlew. Dr. Satyapal and Saifuddin Kitchlew were two important leaders of congress protesting the passing of the Rowlatt act …

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What makes us Indians?

What makes us Indians?

I find myself perplexed whenever our ministers vomit out their hatred towards specific religious, ethnic communities for obvious reasons of vote-bank politics. I do not understand their moral-ethical, educational backgrounds on the basis of which they articulate such nonsensical statements such as filtering out Indians from the foreigners. Our country like most other countries has …

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