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How did Stephen Hawking survive ALS for 57 years?

The average survival time for those suffering from ALS is 3 years! Illustration: Dominc Xavier/ Eminent physicist Stephen Hawking died on March 14 at age 76. He was not supposed to have survived past his 20s. Hawking was diagnosed with ALS in 1963 when he was only 21. How he spent his life with ALS -- the disease that became known widely across the world with the ice bucket challenge of 2014 -- for more than five decades has mystified many.   What is ALS? ALS, or amyotrophic ..., 6 days ago

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'The nature of jobs is changing'

'We want to connect unique skills that students have with the unique jobs being created.'Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Errol D'Souza -- the new director of the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad -- faces challenges such as hiring quality faculty and boosting research to meeting the board's expectations. Professor D'Souza shares the road map for the B-school, especially under the new IIM Act, with Vinay Umarji.   As the new director, what is the road map you have laid out ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Why Nirav Modi reminds me of Nick Leeson

Decades apart, but the drama linked to the two appears similar, says Nivedita Mookerji.Illustration: Dominic Xavier Nick Leeson, the rogue trader who captured our imagination way back in 1995, has come alive in various conversations ever since the Punjab National Bank-Nirav Modi scam broke. The two are not quite the same, but the drama linked to any scandal is often similar, if we were to look at how events unfolded and how the authorities reacted. In the case of PNB, everyone seems to be ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

PNB appoints forensic auditor for NiMo-Choksi fraud case

PNB issued a formal appointment letter to Belgium-based consultancy firm BDO Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Punjab National Bank (PNB) has appointed Belgium-based consultancy firm BDO as forensic auditor for five of Nirav Modi Group companies that lead to the biggest ever banking fraud of $2 billion in the country.   Besides, more than two dozen banks have decided to seek a forensic audit to establish if Mehul Choksi-led Gitanjali Gems has also indulged in fraud. PNB issued ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Advertising: Another turn of the wheel due?

The world awaits a creative breakthrough for mobile phone ads, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Advertising in its many forms has long had an uneasy relationship with society. On the one hand it provides the revenue that keeps alive all forms of media, be it newspapers and TV in an earlier era or Websites and mobile apps in our times. On the other, society has always cast a sceptical eye on the way advertising is done, whether promoting fairness as a key ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

PHOTOS: Hockey time for Canadian PM Trudeau

IMAGE: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, First Lady Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, their son Xavier and Canadian ice hockey player Hayley Wickenheiser pose with ice hockey sticks along with members of the Indian women's ice hockey team in New Delhi on Saturday. Photograph: Arun Sharma/PTI Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participated in a road hockey event in New Delhi on Saturday.   Trudeau, along with his wife Sophie Gregoire, presented Canada’s ice hockey jerseys to the ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago In pictures: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and his family in India  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Justin Trudeau's wife spotted in Anita Dongre-designed Chanderi suit  Business Standard4 weeks ago

Justin Trudeau visits Taj Mahal; here`s what Canadian PM said about historic monument

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau went to see Taj Mahal with his wife Sophie Gregoire and their three children -  Xavier, Ella-Grace and Hadrien.
 Zee News4 weeks ago Trudeau, family visit Akshardham Temple  Sify4 weeks ago Canadian PM visits Taj Mahal  catchnews.com4 weeks ago Trudeau hails Taj Mahal as 'one of the most beautiful places'  Sify4 weeks ago

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau arrives in India for week-long state visit

Trudeau, who is Canada's second youngest PM, arrived here along with his wife Sophie Gregoire and children, Xavier (10), Ella-Grace (9) and Hadrien (3). New Delhi: Justin Trudeau, Canada's Prime Minister, arrived in the national capital on Saturday for a ...
 Zee News1 month ago Justin Trudeau's India debacle shows the pitfalls of 'nation branding'  Sify1 week ago In Delhi, Trudeaus hit a six!  Rediff.com3 weeks ago India trip is about close ties and opportunities, not photo-ops: Justin Trudeau  DNA3 weeks ago

4 ways the Budget cheers senior citizens

Thanks to Budget 2018, seniors can invest more and also save more.Tinesh Bhasin reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ For those in the lower tax brackets (5 and 20 per cent) who don't like the volatility that comes with equities, fixed-income instruments like fixed deposits (FDs) and Senior Citizens Savings Scheme (SCSS) have turned more attractive than debt mutual funds.   "Other than fixed-income debt instruments becoming attractive, seniors can now invest in Pradhan Mantri ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

XLRI final placements 2017: Average salary reaches Rs 19.21 lakhs, median salary Rs 19.00 lakhs

The Xavier School of Management -  XLRI has wrapped up its placement process for the outgoing batch of 2016-18. Nearly 139 firms, including 42 first time recruiters, offered placements to a batch of 359 students. 
 Zee News1 month ago
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