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42 at two

42 at two

At this pre-school almost 25 per cent of the children are overweight Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ A friend who runs a pre-nursery school for 2-3-year-olds in Delhi was narrating this incident to me the other day. She mentioned how one child -- 42 kg at the age of two -- fell on her arm and broke it with her own weight while coming down a slide. The parents were angry with the school and complained that they should have been more vigilant. Well, while accidents like this will happen, ..., 2 months ago

Silicon Valley, ready to enhance the link between Desi, Pravasi

'This has been an ongoing process,' says Ambassador B S Prakash, India's former consul general in San Francisco, 'but I believe a Modi visit to the West Coast can be a force-multiplier.' 'Go West, young man' is a popular phrase from American folklore going back in time, intended to convey that for the aspirational and the ambitious, opportunities are plentiful as one travels west towards the Golden state, California. At one time, it connoted vast spaces and empty land for agriculture, later it ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

An IITian's venture: Two years, dozens of firms, but no trace of money

Investors and EOW waded through a maze of legal obstacles to get their hands on the 'kingpin'. Image: R Subramanian. Photograph: Sreeram Selvaraj     What is common between the secret police of Nazi Germany, a Chinese organised crime ring, and the US military headquarters? All of these inspired the names of companies floated by Chennai-based businessman R Subramanian. Gestapo Investments, Triad Trading Services, and Pentagon Trading Services are now among 49 entities the economic ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Have you seen her?

Four-year-old Santoshi has been missing since July 26, 2015. A Ganesh Nadar/ meets a family, desperately searching for their daughter. The first of our national series on Missing Children. IMAGE: Four-year-old Santoshi went missing on July 26, 2015. Photographs: Uttam Ghosh/ She was doing what most children her age do -- playing. Only, four-year-old Santoshi Kesari's playground was the area under a flyover that rose over the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, while her father sold ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
Millennium Post

Vintage Prosenjit

Presenting a retrospective of the superstar's career, the films from his early years to his recent layered performances, the India Habitat Centre's Stein Auditorium from September 7-29, will play host to a plethora of films starring Bengali megastar ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago

'Why and how did science in India stagnate?'

'Indian ganita predictions were as good as or better than the best elsewhere.' 'The debate between mythology and "rational" science in India is at least as old as Aryabhata and Brahmagupta and, to this day, has not been resolved in the Indian popular thinking on science.' Professor Roddam Narasimha, FRS, is a distinguished aerospace scientist and among the first few Indian engineers to be elected to several leading international academies like the Royal Society, the US National Academies of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Olga Tellis, a true legend of our times

Olga Tellis, a legend in Indian journalism, completes 50 years as a reporter this year. A no-nonsense journalist whom politicians and officialdom took on at their peril, Ms Tellis has always been known as a hard-as-nails scribe who would ferret out the truth at any cost. Shaheen Mansuri, who began her career with the formidable Ms Tellis, salutes a true legend of our times.   IMAGE: Olga Tellis retains her incredible spirit at 75. Photograph: Uttam Ghosh/ Exactly nine years ago, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

'Earlier people stared at me as if I was an animal. Not anymore'

In our Special Independence Day series, looks at India through the lives of her people. Today: Kalpana Ghodawat, a brave acid attack survivor, who runs a beauty parlour. Kalpana has undergone at least 100 surgeries, but feels one must always love life. Her favourite place in the world, she says, is her beauty parlour where she loves making women look more beautiful. We salute her courage! I wake up early and go to my shop by 9 am. It is a grocery shop which belongs to my son. I am ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Indian Express

Two Nigerians arrested over fake passports, visas

The Nagpur (Rural) police have arrested two Nigerian nationals after verification of their pass-ports and Visa allegedly revealed that they were fake. Two others, however, managed to give the cops the slip. Nigerian nationals were staying at the ...
 Indian Express2 months ago

Your credit profile can help you get better loan rates

Banks create a credit profile of every person who approaches them for a loan. This is a very vital part of any loan application process and banks do consider it very seriously before sanctioning any kind of loan. What is a credit profile? Based on the income, education, residence, age, employment, nature of job (whether salaried or self-employed) and other parameters, a bank creates a profile of the loan applicant, which helps it in establishing the credit-worthiness of the concerned person.
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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