Phaneesh Murthy, chief executive of iGate Corp, an information technology outsourcing service has been sacked by the company in a case of alleged sexual harassment. The company took the decision following an investigation.
Ancient fairy-tales of witches hunting small children and cooking them up for dinner is not entirely fictitious. Newly discovered human bones in London have proved that the first permanent English settlers in North America became cannibals to sustain the cold winters of 1609-10 as US researchers have found out. This might have fueled the imagination of the then storytellers.
A variety of inventions would be showcased in the 41st edition of what is claimed to be the biggest inventions' exhibition of the world, which started this week in Geneva. From practical to flamboyant inventions like a remote-controlled flying disk, people who have patent inventions are given a berth in the exhibition to showcase their talent.
Six months ago, Evelyn Butler was behind bars, serving a three-year term for stealing to pay for drugs. It was there that she heard about DC Central Kitchen and a way to change her life. Talking about her experiences and her life, Butler says, ' I did so many things and I messed up so many times and when he told me that I could come to this programme and there were people to help me, I knew I had a chance.'