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The main branches of ethics include Descriptive Ethics, Normative Ethics, Deontological ethics Consequentialism (Teleology) Meta Ethics , Applied Ethi
How would you feel if your favourite celebrity had manipulated you? Had subconsciously persuaded you to purchase a product in order to gain more money
Lying is probably one of the most common wrong acts that we carry out (one researcher has said 'lying is an unavoidable part of human nature'), so it'
Health professionals have to reconcile the general presumption against telling lies with these other principles of medical ethics. While healthcare pr
What’s the difference between cheerfulness and happiness? Despite appearances, these two notions are quite different. Trying to offer an answer to thi
Ethics is one of the major branches of philosophy and an ethical theory is part and parcel of all philosophies broadly conceived. The list of the grea
People could be forgiven for thinking that the Google event in San Francisco last week would be about new devices and the Android mobile operating sys
Should Tipu Jayanti be celebrated or not is a debate that is raging in parts of Karnataka. This is a social and political issue, the fundamental under
Physicians and nurses encounter difficulties in their practice of palliative Care. They do need a good understanding of ethical principles and precede
Compassionate and palliative care relate to the quality of the process of dying. After suffering their absence during and after a deeply grievous demi
‘Ethics’ is a system of accepted beliefs, mores and values, which influence human behaviour. More specifically, it is a system based on morals. Thus,
Media ethics is given a broader concept of social responsibility. In presenting the facts and news around the globe, the Media is expected to have cer
The daily print media is the basic means for the day-by-day dissemination of the news. It is the gate way of elaborate information of the world and it
India has, of late, shown an increasing tendency to be stuck in a particular equilibrium with regard to crime and punishment, one of poor enforcement
Legislation is a dry affair—a meticulous balancing of rights, obligations and economic and administrative imperatives. But on occasion, it must addres
An area of metaethics involves the psychological basis of our moral judgments and conduct, particularly understanding what motivates us to be moral. W
Arriving at a short list of representative normative principles is itself a challenging task. The principles selected must not be too narrowly focused
Metaphysics is the study of the kinds of things that exist in the universe. Some things in the universe are made of physical stuff, such as rocks; and
One of the big questions in moral philosophy is whether or not there are unchanging moral rules that apply in all cultures and at all times. Moral abs
Imparts knowledge First and foremost, ethical norms help in gaining knowledge, analyzing the truth, and avoiding any chances of errors while examining
Public relationships are more instrumental such as organizational colleagues, politicians, strangers, and other outside of one’s relatively narrow cir
These are the factors in human behaviour that determine whether it is good or bad. There are three such determinants of ethics, namely the object, the
The consequences are the outcomes caused by an action and the quality of these consequences depend on how much good they contain. Motives are the caus
As a concept, values are often interchanged with ethics (and not infrequently also with standards), particularly in relation to addressing corruption
Organizational ethics is the ethics of an organization, and it is how an organization responds to an internal or external stimulus. Organizational eth
There are several ethical standards that are considered to be self-evident, and seem to apply to all people throughout all of history, regardless of c
Environmental ethics is the part of environmental philosophy which considers extending the traditional boundaries of ethics from solely including huma
Human beings are the only animals capable of controlling their behavior, differentiating between right and wrong actions and placing differing values
Newspaper reports on the Jawahar Bagh killings in Mathura followed in quick succession accounts of the extravaganza hosted by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on
In dismissing a special leave petition that questioned the incarceration of a man-eating tiger in a zoo, the Supreme Court has brought the curtain dow
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath recently announced a 36,000 crore rupees farm loan waiver which could trigger si...
COMMUNALISM DURING FREEDOM STRUGGLE: HISTORY AND IMPACT COMMUNALISM: THE CONCEPT AND STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA The term ...
Kambala, a popular race event in Karnataka, is often compared to Jallikattu, but the way the two rituals are conducted is vas...
APMC act forces the farmer to sell their agricultural produce only to middlemen approved by the government in authorized mand...
Chandra Shekhar Azad was an Indian freedom fighter who had a revolutionary bent of mind in his initial years but later turned...
What Was the Great Depression of 1929? The Great Depression of 1929 was a worldwide economic depression that lasted for 10 ye...
GST is being hailed as the game changer for India’s economy and is being labelled as the biggest change in the Constitution s...
GM mustard, or DMH11, has been developed by a team of scientists in Delhi University and may be granted permission to be grow...
Recent Observations One of the most dramatic effects of global warming is seen in the Arctic region. In recent years the ice ...
In the mid-18th century, similarities between Europe and Asia were far more significant than the differences. Indeed, demogra...
The Revolt of 1857 is one of the most important chapters in the history of India’s struggle for freedom. There is a lack of c...
Global terrorism is one of the biggest threats of 21st century. Terrorism is defined as “calculated use of violence of threat...
Women were traditionally at a disadvantage in most societies especially by the end of 17th century. The advent of Industrial ...
The Concept In broad terms civil society is commonly defined as the area outside family, market and state, encompassing a spe...
National Consciousness was an outcome of the overall impact of British rule and its exploitative policies. The British coloni...
Cabinet has decided to abolish Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB). This decision is taken by the government because in...
Paytm has finally rolled out its Payments Bank. The digital wallet and e-commerce service provider received the final license...
The government’s ambitious Strategic Partnership (SP) model for promoting Indian private industry participation in defence ma...
The Union Cabinet has given its approval for establishment of new AIIMS at Kamrup (North Guwahati Revenue circle). The cost o...
The 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is being held in Cancun, Mexico. The Global Platform is the most importa...