Author Archives: Loknath Das

NDTV pulls the plug on Profit

NDTV has decided to halt the business operations of Profit, the fledgling business news channel. In a statement sent to the stock exchanges, the company informed that business news programming will be transferred to NDTV24*7. “This will mean suspending the current trading hours programming on Profit while Prime will continue as a channel,” said the company. However, NDTV did not Read More

Khadi dresses can give you a trendy look in the summer.

In the summer, in Khadi dress you can look like fashionable Delhi: Khadi clothes can prove to be suitable for you in the summer season. Spaghetti top made from khadi cloth, from Denim to short dress will not only prove to be comfortable for you in this season but will also give you a new and smart look. Prominent speaker Read More

Thought Your Bowl of Breakfast Cereal was Healthy? Well, Think Again!

Highlights Cereal boxes are nothing but processed food They are high in sugar and refined carbohydrates Regular consumption can lead to diabetes, heart disease and even cancer The moment the urge kicks in to start a healthy diet, out comes the box of breakfast cereals. While they promise a whole lot of nutrients – fiber, vitamins, minerals, etc., most manufacturers Read More

Most Bihar Students Fail Board Exam, Minister Says That’s Great News

Education Minister Ashok Choudhary said Bihar’s lower pass rate shows cheating successfully curbed. PATNA: HIGHLIGHTS Pass percentage plunges in Bihar, worst hit is Science stream Last year, class 12 toppers turned out to be fake, were arrested Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had asked for education overhaul Bihar, acculturated to a failing grade in education, is not breaking from tradition this Read More

The Growing Concerns Of IT Industry And Its Workers

A US-based business advisory firm estimates automation could mean a 14% decline in India’s IT workforce. MUMBAI: Experienced techie Raghu Narayanaswamy lost his job recently and fears he may not get another, as analysts warn of massive layoffs across the country’s multi-billion-dollar information technology sector. IT outsourcing has long been one of India’s flagship industries but experts say automation, a Read More

Intel Unveils Drones for Advanced Pitch Analysis at ICC Champions Trophy 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Intel Falcon 8 Drone will perform advanced pitch analysis Speculur BatSense will help players analyse their strokeplay Intel also showcased VR experiences for fans at The Oval and Edgbaston Intel on Tuesday unveiled three new technologies that will be used during the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 — a major cricket tournament that begins in the United Kingdom on June Read More

Real Estate Companies Waiting For Clarity On GST, New Law: Survey

New Delhi: Sentiment in real estate sector has improved post demonetisation but the industry is still in ‘wait and watch’ mode due to lack of clarity on reforms, including the new real estate law and GST, according to a study. Property consultant Knight Frank India and FICCI today released its real estate sentiment index, based on a quarterly survey of Read More

Your Unhealthy Lifestyle Habits May Put You at Colorectal Cancer Risk

Highlights Colon cancer is a preventable disease if proper care is taken Study results emphasise known modifiable factors that can alter the risk The findings suggest that a healthy lifestyle can help reduce risks It is a known fact that our unhealthy lifestyle choices are leading to the onset of various diseases. Health experts have been constantly highlighting the severe Read More

Women’s Health: Obesity Shouldn’t be Left Ignored, it’s Not Just Weight Gain

Highlights Obesity refers to having too much fat in one’s body People are obese when their body mass index is more than 30 kg/m2 Women develop this medical condition due to several reasons Obesity refers to having too much fat in one’s body. But it isn’t the same as being over-weight. An over-weight person weighs more than he is supposed Read More

Assam AHSEC HSSLC 12th Class Result 2017 To Be Declared Today At

Assam AHSEC HSSLC 12th Class Result 2017 To Be Declared Tomorrow At NEW DELHI:  Ending the anxiety among the students about the results, the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) will declare the AHSEC HSSLC 12th class Result 2017 on 30 May at 10 am. The results will be available at the official website, AHSEC conducted the Class Read More