Friday, June 19, 2015

Why should transgender be excluded from employment: DHC

Why the transgenders are not eligible for the Civil Services Preliminary exam when the Supreme Court has declared them as a third gender?

चालक, मिस्त्री के बेटे आईआईटी प्रवेश परीक्षा में सफल हुए

आर्थिक रूप से कमजोर परिवार के बच्चों को इंजीनियरिंग की तैयारी कराने वाले संस्थान ‘सुपर 30′ के छात्रों ने इसी मूलमंत्र को लेकर गुरुवार को आईआईटी की प्रवेश परीक्षा में एक बार फिर परचम लहराया है।चालक-मिस्त्री-के-बेटे-आईआ/

Disability is a state of mind says Beno Zephine the first visually challenged IFS officer

Around last year, the DoPT was in a dilemma – a visually challenged secured Rank 343 in the merit list in the Civil Services Exam and was insisting on taking up “Indian Foreign Service” as a career. Though she had cleared the civil services exam her posting was kept pending… till finally a desicion was taken to set aside the existing rules and allow the first-ever 100 per cent visually challenged officer in South Block. A first in the history of the 69-year-old service.

भारत से 80 गुना बड़ा चीन का ई-कॉमर्स ऑनलाइन बाजार

देश की रिटेल ई-कॉमर्स बिक्री 2018 तक 17.5 अरब डॉलर तक पहुंच जाएगी, जो 2014 में 5.3 अरब डॉलर थी। यह जानकारी डिजिटल शोध कंपनी ईमार्केट के आंकड़ों से मिली, जिसके मुताबिक देश में हर 10 इंटरनेट उपयोगकर्ताओं में से सिर्फ दो ही ऑनलाइन खरीदारी करते हैं।भारत-से-80-गुना-बड़ा-चीन-का-ई-क/

Cats use eyes, not smell, to search for food

Felines have a tremendous sense of smell and vision, but a new study for the first time suggests that they prefer to use their sight more than smell.

Acupuncture shows encouraging results in Vulvodynia treatment : study

The study involved 36 women with vulvodynia. Half of them received acupuncture twice a week for five weeks. The other half were not treated during the study period. After five weeks, the women in the acupuncture group had less vulvar pain and less pain during intercourse compared to the untreated women.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Two US lawmakers urge India to take action against phone fraud

Two US lawmakers have urged India to take action against telephone scammers who they said defraud millions of Americans. Their appeal came after they proposed tough legislation to combat widespread fraud by foreigners that hijacks caller IDs.

एक मोर का पंख बदल सकता है जीवन की दिशा

आयुर्वेद में भी मोर के पंख से तपेदिक, दमा, लकवा, नजला तथा बांझपन जैसे रोगों का सफलतापूर्वक उपचार संभव होता है यही मोर का पंख हमारे ज्योतिष.शास्त्र एवं वास्तु शास्त्र के द्वारा मनुष्य जीवन में ाग्यशाली सिद्ध होता है – एक मोर का पंख हमारे जीवन कि दिशा बदलने में सहायक है

Nariman Point Unlikely To Re-Emerge As Mumbai’s Power Location

Nariman Point may never regain its lost glory as the premier business location it once was. However, it will remain an important business district for certain industry-specific occupiers. For instance, established and individually-owned chartered accountancy firms will not move away from this location, since their proprietors own their offices and do not lease them

भारतीय नौकरशाही परिवर्तन के दौर से गुजर रही है।

आज भी डेपुटेशन पर आए केरल काडर के करीब 45 आईएएस, 28 आईपीएस और 15 आईएफएस अधिकारी दिल्ली में केंद्र सरकार के तमाम पदों पर कब्जा जमाए हुए हैं। नतीजतन, केरल सरकार को ही आईएएस, आईएफएस और आईपीएस के पदों के लिए अधिकारियों की कमी का सामना करना पड़ रहा है।भारतीय-नौकरशाही-परिवर्तन/

Brazil : where households have more pets than children

Brazil is a really crazy country where every household has nearly two dogs, one cat and much lesser number of kids.

Shoot, slaughter and kill': Boko Haram’s new strategy is to use young boys and girls as suicide bombers

Boko Haram group has stepped up suicide attacks involving girls and women in the past year.Driven away from most of its strongholds Boko Haram militants are now using young boys and girs as suicide bombers to attack soft targets in the country’s northeast.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Almost 25% youngsters are sexually abused in childhood

Sexual abuse can happen to any child but abusers in particular target children who are neglected by their parents or children who don’t have many friends. A disrupted home life can make children particularly vulnerable to sexual abuse. Domestic violence can push children out of the home and make them susceptible to people who seem kind and show them affection.

Babies who get poor nourishment in womb tend to be small at birth & sickly in life

Every year, 17 million children are born undernourished due to a mother’s lack of nutrition. Obesity is a rapidly growing problem in developing countries, where an estimated 900 million adults are overweight or obese.

धूम्रपान छोड़ें, जिंदगी को गले लगाएं

धूम्रपान मौत का एक ऐसा कारण है जिसे रोका जा सकता है। इसकी वजह से हर साल पूरी दुनिया में 60 लाख लोग मर जाते हैं। नियमित रूप से धूम्रपान करने वाले 50 प्रतिशत लोग तंबाकू से होने वाली बीमारियों जैसे कि दिल का दौरा, कैंसर और दमा वाली फेफड़ों की बीमारियों का शिकार होकर मौत के मुंह में चले जाते हैं।धूम्रपान-छोड़ें-जिंदगी-क/

Apollo hospital fined Rs.1 crore for medical negligence

The national consumer forum has ordered Apollo Hospital to pay a compensation of Rs.1 crore to a couple for wrongful delivery of their child that caused permanent brain damage. Holding the hospital and its gynaecologist for “medical negligence”, the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) has asked Indraprastha Apollo Hospital and its gynaecologist,

तीखी धूप में झुलसती फलों की रानी लीची

गर्म मौसम की मार ने इस बार फलों के राजा आम की पैदावार पर तो अपना असर दिखाया ही है, फलों की रानी कही जाने वाली रसभरी लीची भी भीषण गर्मी और तीखी धूप में झुलसती नजर आ रही है।

India moves up in global tourism competitiveness list

India has moved up 13 notches to the 52nd position on a list of countries in terms of their travel and tourism competitiveness.

How much did the Manipur Speaker pay to get a ‘fake’ degree?

The whole business of people obtaining fake degrees and diplomas for a price to land up in plum jobs is taking an interesting turn. The trend that seems to be emerging is that not only the common people but even VIPs and politicians need fake degrees and diplomas to get to a higher pedestal in life.

Anandpur Sahib @ 350 years

Anandpur Sahib was the place where the 10th Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, baptized five men (Panj Piaras) and founded Khalsa Panth which later transformed itself as the modern day Sikh religion. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) wants to celebrate the 350th-anniversary of Sri Anandpur Sahib in a manner befitting its status in Sikh history.