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Why India must LISTEN to this man

Why India must LISTEN to this man

'Learning by doing is in our genes.''We are applying the wrong method by making our children sit in a classroom for eight hours, listening to someone talk.' IMAGE: 'Teachers are like rubber stamps; when a stamp has a spelling mistake, every impression it creates will have that mistake,' says Sonam Wangchuk. Photograph: M I Khan Sonam Wangchuk is a man of many parts. The education reformist has been working for decades to change the Indian education system. An environmentalist, he has been ..., 1 week ago

50% of all pregnancies in India unintended

According to a Lancet study an estimated 15.6 million abortions took place in India in 2015, of which about half of the pregnancies were unintended. Published in The Lancet Global Health, the first national study of the incidence of abortion and unintended pregnancy in India found that 15.6 million abortions were performed in the country in 2015.   This translates to an abortion rate of 47 per 1,000 women aged 15–49, which is similar to the abortion rate in neighbouring South Asian ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Half of pregnancies in India unintended: Lancet  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Alert! Cross border marriages under scrutiny

New security measures have been placed to check illegal travel between India and Pakistan in border villages of Jaisalmer, Barmer and Bikaner. After taking lessons from the case of Hassam Khan who returned to India from Pakistan after 27 years, now BSF will ...
 DNA2 months ago

Five must have apps for women 'on the go'

We, especially women, definitely are in a good place today when it comes to the virtual world with the technological innovation that occurs every second in the world.Here are a few solid options that work as a personal assistant for women and give instant ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Business Standard

Don't have Aadhaar? You can still verify your mobile number. Here's how

As it looks to simplify the process of re-verification of existing mobile customers, the government will soon put in place a mechanism for authentication for those people, who don't have Aadhaar number and may also look at exploring an alternate method if ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Valapattanam police station among top-10 in India

New Delhi: The Valapattanam police station in Kannur district has found a place in the list of top ten police stations in the country. The announcement in this regard was made by theUnion Home Minister in New Delhi. Valapattanam has been given the 9th rank in ...
 Mathrubhumi2 weeks ago

'Consistent' pattern of crimes against Myanmar's Rohingya, U.N. experts say

GENEVA (Reuters) - Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar have testified that a "consistent, methodical pattern" of killings, torture, rape and arson is taking place, United Nations human rights investigators said on Friday after a first mission to Bangladesh.
 Reuters2 months ago

A landlubber's guide to deep sea dining

Youll never go to dinner in the deep sea. Its dark, vast and weird down there. If the pressure alone didnt destroy your land-bound body, some hungry sea creature would probably try to eat you. Fortunately for you, something else has spent a lot of time down ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago

2017 may be second warmest year on record: NASA

Last year was the second warmest on record, according to a NASA analysis which shows a continuing long-term warming trend. Globally averaged temperatures in 2017 were 0.90 degree Celsius warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean, according to scientists at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. That is second only to global temperatures in 2016. In a separate, independent analysis, scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration concluded that 2017 was the ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Toxic, fatal STPs no more

Safety lapses, procedural loopholes, design faults. Now, a deadly mix of these could be fatal. This is exactly what happened to three workers, asphyxiated while cleaning a sewage treatment plant (STP) in an apartment complex in the citys HSR Layout. This one ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
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