Monthly archives: July 2017

Nine tips to make fast food healthier for children

We all know fast food is unhealthy for us as well as our kids. The fact is, we cannot avoid eating junk for all our lives! If you’re a busy parent, chances are you’ve been in the company of hungry children, desperate to find the nearest place to eat and refuel. Although fast food can make for a quick and appealing pit stop, meals can be high in calories, sugars […]


Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Raag Desh trailer released in Parliament

Tigmanshu Dhulia, popular for directing films like Paan Singh Tomar and Sahib, Biwi aur Gangster, is once again back with a patriotic film Raag Desh. Interestingly, the trailer of Raag Desh starring Kunal Kapoor, Amit Sadh and Mohit Marwah was released in India’s Parliament today in the presence of producer Gurdeep Singh Sappal, and CEO of UFO moviez Rajesh Mishra. The film Raag Desh depicts about the popular Red Fort […]

Canada celebrates 150th birthday with celebrities, crowds, rain

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau kicked off celebrations on Saturday to mark the country’s 150th birthday amid heavy security as many citizens braved incessant rains and long delays to reach the main site in the nation’s capital. About 500,000 people were expected to be in Ottawa for the long-anticipated Canada Day festivities, which features a large outdoor celebration in front of the national Parliament, complete with acrobats, fireworks and musicians, […]

What did Albert Einstein say on income tax?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi quoted Albert Einstein during his speech at the midnight launch of Goods and Services Tax. Mr. Modi said: “Einstein said if there is something in this world that is difficult to understand, it is income tax. I wonder what he would have said on seeing our multiple tax.” So what is the story behind this quote? According to Quote Investigator, a fact-checking blog, Einstein made this […]

Here's how India can become more integrated in global trade

Global commerce has been changing since the late 20th century. Rather than trade finished products, such as cars, countries now exchange parts and components that, together, produce a finished commodity. Facilitated by lower transportation and communication costs, the inputs of production can be sourced from the most economical place. Every country that participates in world trade today has its place in this global value chain. For emerging nations, engaging in […]

Syed Salahuddin vows to continue fight for 'Kashmir liberation'

Militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin on Saturday vowed to continue the struggle for “liberation” of Kashmir from India, days after the US blacklisted him as a “global terrorist”. Addressing the media amid tight security at the Centre Press Club in Muzaffarabad for the first time since the US declared him a “Specially Designated Global Terrorist” on June 27, Salahuddin rejected the US decision and said he was a […]