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Posts for May, 2013
All Schools in Tamil Nadu will reopen for the 2013 ? 14 academic session on June 10,2013. Due to Soaring Mercury levels high through state and keeping in mind the welfare of students such decisions has been taken by the Directorate of School Education departmentt
Anand Krishnan | 29 May 2013
May 25 is observed as Geek Pride Day internationally. A geek is commonly regarded as someone who is addicted to technology and who spends more time online than offline, and seen as a peculiar or otherwise dislikable person. However, over the years, the meaning has changed and geeks are seen as computer expert or gadget enthusiast or technology hobbyist. Some studies show that the addiction of the new generation to smartphones is ever increasing with a good majority of ?Geeks? admitting to using their phones whilst driving.
Dr. Lalit Kishore | 27 May 2013
Two or more prescription or over-the-counter drugs interact negatively with each other and cause adverse drug reactions, said Padamshri & Dr. BC Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal
Dr KK Aggarwal | 24 May 2013
Fiber?containing grain products, fruits and vegetables may help reduce the risk of some cancers, said Padamshri & Dr. BC Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India & National Vice President Elect IMA.
Dr KK Aggarwal | 21 May 2013
In this article i have tried to focus in the current scenario and help out to settle down the things related to proper grooming and essential things to which our concerns least matters
Saurav Sanyal | 21 May 2013
'Good food is a global thing' seems to be the motto of the new-age entrepreneurs in India who have chosen to build their companies around mixing international experience with rich aura of Indian cuisines. Catering by Design is one such example.
Anandi Paliwal | 20 May 2013
The National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM) strongly protests the arrest of Madhuri Behen in district Barwani of Madhya Pradesh. It is a sad state of democracy to put her behind bars for fighting injustice and bad state of maternal health system.
In 2009, addressing an election rally in Pilibhit, Uttar Pradesh, BJP MP Varun Gandhi was caught on camera spewing venom at Muslims. The image of the young leader inciting the crowd shocked the whole nation.
New OBC creamy layer policy needs second thought for replacement with transparent and effective mechanism
Under Article 340 of the Indian Constitution, it is obligatory for the government to promote the welfare of the Other Backward Classes (OBC). In view of difference of opinion over the raising of income ceiling as MoS in PMO Narayanasamy, along with petroleum minister Veerappa Moily and overseas Indian affairs minister Vayalar Ravi, had opposed the Rs 6 lakh proposal in the Cabinet, saying that it should be at least Rs 7 lakh.
HARISH DIDO | 18 May 2013
On the eve of the International Day of Families (IDF), established by the United Nations (UN) to be observed on May 15 each year, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's message at his official website stated, 'Families hold societies together, and intergenerational relationships extend this legacy over time.
Dr. Lalit Kishore | 14 May 2013
It was the afternoon today; I was numb because my Gmail account was not working properly its show, I tried to log in to Gmail, it returned a '502 Error' message.
Brijesh Bhatt | 13 May 2013
The BJP lost miserably to the Congress Party in Karnataka Assembly elections. The defeat of the BJP was expected except its degree. Corruption, infightings and bitter split along with many local issues were the reasons behind the BJP debacle. Now, what lies next in store for the BJP? Let us analyze it comprehensively.
Amit Srivastava | 11 May 2013
These days, in Hindu marriages, it being insisted that along with Hindi translation of wedding vows recited as Sanskrit verses, their English meanings be also told and explained. Even many foreigners travel all the way to India to tie their matrimonial knots in Indian marriage style. It needs to be understood that the Hindu wedding vows are beyond mere promises or declaration of love by the couple but the heartfelt commitments of two souls becoming one.
Dr. Lalit Kishore | 08 May 2013
Even after five long decades of adoption of metric units of measurement in India, it is shocking and surprising that even now government-agencies like Urban Development Authorities advertise for allotment of plots of land in its various cities in non-metric measures like Square-yards, Kanal, Marla etc.
Subhash Chandra Agrawal | 08 May 2013
The Working Group on Human Rights in India and the UN (WGHR) welcomed the report of the UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions (SREJE), Christof Heyns, on the main findings from his official visit to India in March 2012, which will be presented to the UN Human Rights Council (UN HRC) in Geneva in June 2013.
Narendra Ch | 07 May 2013
According to the United Nations News Center, the month April this year has turned out be the deadliest month in Iraq since June 2008 after its civil war in which a record number of over seven hundred people got killed in communal violence and terror attacks.
The Election Commission will meet all recognised political parties on May 10 to seek their consent for the new voter verifiable paper trail (VVPT) machines to replace the EVMs, following doubts that it could be tampered.
Narendra Ch | 06 May 2013
World Thalassemia Day is going to be observed in JK Lone Hospital and Santokba Durlabhji Hospital of Jaipur on May 8, and it will be marked by free blood tests, lectures and cultural programmes by Thalassemic children.
An Annual day function of Kendriya Vidyalaya Lakhanpur was held on 4th of May 2013 at 11:00 am in the Army Auditorium.
Er. Harpreet Singh | 06 May 2013
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee called upon the young men and women to come forward in a big way and take part in voluntary blood donation. Speaking as chief guest at the ceremonial session of the Annual General Meeting of the Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) and St. John Ambulance (India) at Rashtrapati Bhavan Auditorium.
Only 1`in 6 people have access to a Free press in the world, according to the findings of Freedom of the Press 2013 : A Global Survey of Media Independence, the latest edition of an annual index published by Freedom House since 1980.
It refers to news of attack on a Pakistani prisoner in an Indian jail in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Such attack could be designed by jailed militants to create ground for getting the attacked prisoner free in name of medical-treatment in Pakistan on the lines it was demanded for Sarabjit.
Subhash Chandra Agrawal | 03 May 2013