We are overwhelmed by the response and the interest that our contributors have shown in our site. This has further strengthened our belief about the requirement of a platform for all individuals to express themselves and share their opinion and views. At times, we have found our present format wanting in terms of being true to our promise to provide a platform to all. We intend to address these issues on an ongoing basis however, in order to reinforce our raison d’etre viz. Power to People we would like to introduce The C Log: The Citizen Log. The C Log is a space where articles, personal pieces, brief write-ups will all go unedited.
Posts for July, 2014
Let us cultivate solidarity as a single human family on our one and only planet: UN chief on International Friendship Day
On the occasion of International Friendship Day (IFD) being celebrated on July 30, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged people to reach out to one another as friends and build long-term foundations for lasting peace. "Let us remember the ties that bind us together, regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or borders," Ban said in his message. He added, "Let us cultivate solidarity as a single human family on our one and only planet."
Dr. Lalit Kishore | 31 Jul 2014
State President, Shri Ram Sena, Jammu and Kashmir, Rajiv Mahajan condemned the incidents of cow slaughtering in the Basohli area of Kathua District and at village Chachwa near Patnitop.
Rajiv | 31 Jul 2014
Sushil Kumar Solanki, an Indian World Champion wrestler put on a stunning show in the Common Wealth Games (CWG) winning three of the five gold medals on offer on Tuesday. The two-time Olympic medalist Sushil just took 107 minutes to clinch the gold medal in the men's 74kg freestyle category beating Pakistan's Qamar Abbas in an one-sided affair.
Damini Dawar | 30 Jul 2014
India is not a Hindu nation but a multi-religious nation. If India were a Hindu nation then all the people living in India would be believing in ancient scriptures of India like Vedas, Puranas, Shastras, Mahabharta, Ramayana etc. or at least one type of these scriptures or they would be believing in one God only or one God as well as other deities also and they would be believing in the various powers of God like rivers, oceans, trees etc.
Satbir Singh Bedi | 29 Jul 2014
Pollution problems in the Singrauli- Sonbhadra area from industrial activities is a serious concern. The region has already been identified as a critically polluted area (CPA) by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF).
ANANYA TRIPATHI | 29 Jul 2014
Some farmers in Andhra Pradesh are treating CM N. Chandrababu Naidu as God like figure because he is going to fulfill one of the major election promises made by him as party chief of TDP (Telugu Desam Party) of waiving the farmer's loan once the party comes to power.
Vishnu Mohan | 29 Jul 2014
A decade old nine blocks residential complex one near pillar no. 185 PVNR Expressway, Upparpally, Rajendranagar Mandal, Ranga Reddy dist, Telangana state, en route to the Shamshabad Airport, is a classic case of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation indifference.
TR. Madhavan | 29 Jul 2014
The United Nations marked the fourth World Hepatitis Day (WHD) on July 28 to create awareness about the disease and urge people to adpot preventive measures against the spread of the disease.
In a blow to the state Congress in Haryana just a few weeks ahead of the crucial assembly elections, ex-Congress MLA Major Nripendra Singh Sangwan, and ex-MLA Sukhbir Parmaana and many other state Congress members joined the BJP on 26thJuly.
khushboo | 28 Jul 2014
Iran was declared the 'epicenter of sectarian wars in the Middle East' at a conference attended by political and religious personalities from various countries from four continents. Led by Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, speakers made three primary points: They condemned the bombing of Palestinian people and said that the massacre of civilians in Gaza distracts attentions from Iraq and Syria, benefits the Iranian regime, and should be ceased immediately.
The Media Express | 28 Jul 2014
On the eve of Vijay Diwas, the Indian Army Chief, General Bikram Singh, on Friday (July 25) paid tribute to the martyrs at the Kargil war memorial in the Drass area and assured people of Indian Army's capability to protect the sovereignty and integrity of the nation.
Vishnu Mohan | 25 Jul 2014
Datamatics Global Services Limited (DGSL) was voted India's most respected software company in Corporate Governance at the recently held 5th Annual India Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards; 2014.
Varad Kamini | 25 Jul 2014
Passengers in overcrowded trains do not hesitate in traveling on train's roof. Though they know that high tension wires are passing over the top of the train and even with a slight contact with these wires could prove fatal but still they commute. This situation appears mainly in case of local trains or those trains that run as passenger trains or memu trains.
Vishnu Mohan | 24 Jul 2014
In a remarkable interfaith gesture, northern Nevada clergy accorded reception to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed in Reno on July 22 evening to honor his recent opening of United States House of Representatives in Washington DC with a prayer.
Correspondent | 24 Jul 2014
Newly formed state of Telangana and undivided state of Andhra Pradesh the both are under the clutches of draught. According to the government crop calendar Khareef season has to be started between May and June and ends at 30th of June.
Here is a good news for Titumala Balaajee devotees. The trust board decides to issue the E-darsan tickets through online from 10th of August.
Sometimes circumstances make a politician desperate and bold. This seems to be applying to Haryana Chief Minister, Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Dealing with Sikhs is holy cow for politicians cutting across party lines from which even iron lady former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi shrankled from taking direct action and ultimately when she acted, she had to pay a heavy price.
Pawan Kumar Bansal | 21 Jul 2014
UNICEF Patna and Public Relation Department of Bihar organized two day Clicks for Change workshop Human Photography for school and college students and photo journalists from July 17 to18 at Hotel Pataliputra Ashok in Patna. This workshop was organized to celebrate the silver jublee of UN Convention of the Rights of the Child.
Ranjan Kumar Amritnidhi | 21 Jul 2014
Hindus have applauded launching of "Yoga Gate" at Helsinki Airport, calling it a "step in right direction".
Correspondent | 21 Jul 2014
Shri Ram Sena, Jammu and Kashmir today condemned the attacks on Amarnath Yatra at Baltal in Kashmir Valley. State President, Shri Ram Sena, Rajiv Mahajan said that it is a deliberate attempt by the miscreants to disturb the Amarnath Yatra.
Rajiv | 20 Jul 2014
City of Laurel in Maryland has become the 13th city in USA to declare October 25 as "Rajan Zed Day" after distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism.
Correspondent | 18 Jul 2014
In a world of rising customer expectations, greater customer choice and increased transparency, businesses are facing fiercer competition. According to a recent study, 95% of business managers in Asia said customer experience management will be important to their organisation in 2014. 59% of organisations already have a comprehensive CEM programmes in place.
SusyAngryany | 17 Jul 2014
Residents Protest opening of Liquor retail outlet with bar facility in their locality seek support for the cause
The residents of the housing complex who submitted the representation to the Excise Minister of Telangana had shown a copy the same requesting for the support for the cause. This is being shared with the readers for their comments and support. The Excise department does not seek a no-objection certificate either from the neighbors or from the locality people.
TR. Madhavan | 15 Jul 2014
Hindus have commended Church of England for saying yes to women bishops in historic vote on the issue on July 14 in York, overturning centuries of tradition.
Correspondent | 15 Jul 2014
Sant Nirankari Mandal a largest volunteer organization in India, today organized Blood Donation Camp at Nirankari Bhawan in the border town Ferozepur which was inaugurated by Zonal Incharge, H.S.Chawla at the local Nirankari Bhawan, in association with Civil Hospital.
HARISH DIDO | 14 Jul 2014
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged General Synod of Church of England to endorse introduction of women bishops in historic vote on the issue on July 14 in University of York (United Kingdom).
Correspondent | 14 Jul 2014
TCG Hamilton Group President Rajiv Gupta wins the prestigious Thought Leaders' Entrepreneur of the Year Award in India
TCG Hamilton, the world's first and largest business services provider for the certification and capability recognition industry won yet another accolade this time in India the world's hub for IT and business shared services.
jayant | 14 Jul 2014
ICICI Bank Ltd, India's largest private sector bank, organised a Coin Exchange Mela at its Calangute branch in Goa in June 2014, under the guidance of the Reserve Bank of India.The event was inaugurated by Mr. H. M. Dash, General Manager, Reserve Bank of India.
Newsman | 10 Jul 2014
ICICI Bank Ltd, India's largest private sector bank, organised 36 Coin Exchange Melas at its various branches in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Thane during June 2014, under the guidance of the Reserve Bank of India.
Newsman | 09 Jul 2014
For a person deeply entrenched in spirituality and philosophy, voyage with the Merinews Family appears to be enshrined in my destiny. It all began in the summer of 2009 in the month of June. Since then it's been five years, have contributed more than 500 articles...at times found some of my articles going through chop and hammer...I am fine with that. Editorial board also has their liberty not just writers.....
Rajiv Azad | 09 Jul 2014
City of Frederick in Maryland has become the 12th city in USA to declare October 25 as "Rajan Zed Day" after distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed, who is President of Universal Society of Hinduism.
A multi-faith reception is being held to honor distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed's recent opening of the United States House of Representatives in Washington DC with a Hindu prayer.
ICICI Bank Ltd, India's largest private sector bank, organised 20 Coin Exchange Melas at its various branches in Kolkata in June 2014. The melas took place in line with the guidelines of the Reserve Bank of India.
Newsman | 08 Jul 2014
The Agriculture Department is continuously making efforts to to increase the income of the farmers by motivating them to have third crop after the wheat harvesting and before the sowing of paddy like pulses, vegetables etc. The glaring example is of a farmer of Buttar Sharih village in Muktsar District of Punjab, who had third crop of Melon (cucurbita melo).
HARISH DIDO | 08 Jul 2014
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was time for this negative, offensive, racist and discriminatory caricature to vanish from annual traditional festivities in cities and towns throughout the Netherlands in November-December.
Correspondent | 07 Jul 2014
It was pointed out by a Government report that the number of married men (64,098) committing suicide in 2012 was double the married women (29,491).
Satbir Singh Bedi | 04 Jul 2014
Shri Ram Sena Jammu and Kashmir castigated National Conference-Congress Coalition Government for not installing the statue of Shaheed Bhagat Singh at Bhagat Singh Chowk in the City of Temples till date.
Rajiv | 03 Jul 2014
The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave a judgement which would encourage the Men's Right Activists. It stated that the anti-dowry law to harass in-laws was being increasing misused by the women. It, therefore, ordered that police would not mechanically arrest the husband and his relatives on mere lodging of a complaint under Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code.
Satbir Singh Bedi | 03 Jul 2014
Mahindra Comviva, the global leader in providing mobility solutions and Ovum Consulting, released a research study on strategies for realizing the optimal potential of media optimization.
ramandeepkaur | 02 Jul 2014
BreezeCare is well versed with the symptoms, cure and suggestions for bad breath. From how it occurs and prevented and thus cured, one can learn from them.
care | 01 Jul 2014
Today IPS Officer and Social Activist, Amitabh Thakur filed a petition in CAT Lucknow Bench for grant of one year extra ordinary leave (EOL). EOL is granted to an IPS officer under Rule 15 of the All India Services Leave Rules, which is a leave without any salary. An IPS officer can get EOL for a maximum period of 5 years.
Satbir Singh Bedi | 01 Jul 2014
Shop keepers in different parts of the country are suspectible to inhaling impure air on a continuing basis because some shops facing a road also faces stretch of streets covered with muds/dust/sand which are seldom removed.
Vishnu Mohan | 01 Jul 2014
A woman's fertility peaks in the early and mid-20s, after which it starts to decline, with advanced maternal age causing an increased risk of female infertility. This is popularly referred to as a woman's "biological clock". Women's fertility declines substantially after her mid-thirties but the speed of the drop differs for each individual. Mapping of a woman's ovarian reserve, follicular dynamics and associated biomarkers can give an individual prognosis about future chances of pregnancy, facilitating an informed choice of when to have children.
drgautamallahbadiarotunda | 01 Jul 2014
YOUR HONOUR........You Say 'HONOUR KILLING IS A CRIME"....meaning....No one has right to fight for and save ones "HONOUR".....albeit...No one must live or crave for " HONOUR" ... ...Then in that case...Why should you be so particular about ensuring ....that you must be referred as Your Honour.....
Capt (IN) J.K. Sharma | 01 Jul 2014
The Holy month of Ramzan commenced on June 30 in India this year as the month of daily fasting from dawn until sunset, prayers and charity for Muslims. The main purpose of fasting is to exercise and imbibe self-restraint, patience and humility. The daily prayer during the holy month is to self-reflect and ask forgiveness for the past wrong-doings and self-correct.
Visibly elated and proud after witnessing successful launch of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C23 from Sriharikota on June 30, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi said that Indians can be proud of their space programme, which was fully indigenous.
Speaking at Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), after witnessing the successful launch of five foreign satellites by an Indian rocket - Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), our beloved Prime Minister Modi Ji said: "I believe technology is fundamentally connected to common man. It can transform his life. It is the global endorsement of India's space capability inspired by Atal Bihari Vajpayee's vision.
Naim Naqvi | 01 Jul 2014