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23 daily habits that will make you smarter

Getting smarter isn’t something that happens overnight. Instead, you have to build your intelligence every day through intentional daily habits.  In a recent Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?”, readers shared their advice on good habits you can establish.  Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person. 1. Come up with 10 ideas every day. Think about […]

India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth

Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, Dr Sunanda Dhiware, head of Mumbai’s JJ Hospital’s dental department, told the BBC. The teenager had been suffering for 18 months and travelled to the city from his village after local doctors failed to identify the cause of the problem. […]

Indian media: Cheering 2014 Games contestants

Media cheer Indian athletes ahead of Wednesday’s opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The Queen will formally open the 20th Commonwealth Games in front of a 40,000 crowd at Celtic Park. More than 4,500 athletes from 71 Commonwealth nations and territories will parade during the opening ceremony in Scotland. Most Indian media outlets are giving top coverage to the event largely because of the country’s impressive show in […]

 
 
 

Cities of the future? Indian PM pushes plan for 100 'smart cities'

In an ambitious plan to upgrade urban India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he will build 100 “smart cities” — cities outfitted with high-tech communication capabilities — across the country. “Cities in the past were built on riverbanks,” Modi said in a June speech. “They are now built along highways. But in the future, they will be built based on availability of optical fiber networks and next-generation infrastructure.” For Modi, […]

Al-Qaeda plans final jihad for India: Intel report points to terror recruitment drive targeting nation's Muslims

Al-Qaeda is at the  gates, and there are enough jihadis within already. Intelligence  agencies say the terror network is making inroads into India, sowing the seeds  of a “final war” across the country. Information  gathered on al-Qaeda’s India plans points to a mobilisation of its resources for  jihad. The ideological  goal of the group, as detailed in the report, is chilling: Ghazwa-e-Hind, or the  final battle in India. Ghazwa-e-Hind refers […]

World's biggest cemetery: 1,400-year-old Iraqi burial site contains over FIVE MILLION bodies .(images)

It is already the world’s biggest cemetery, the final resting resting place of some five million souls but it’s growing all the time. With gravestones stretching out as far as the eye can see, Wadi Al-Salaam, which translates as Valley of Peace, is an ancient Islamic cemetery near the holy city Shiite city of Najaf. The site is located close to the shrine of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib, the […]

 
 
 

US yet to apologize for shooting down Iranian Airbus Flight 655, killing 290

“I will never apologize for the United States. Ever. I don’t care what the facts are.” – Presidential candidate George H.W. Bush in 1988, on the shooting down of Iran Air 655. Despite the fact that investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 has just begun, and that the US has released no concrete evidence, America’s mainstream media machine is in a frenzy to blame Russia for this […]

India has third highest number HIV-infected people globally

About 2.1 million Indian people are infected with the HIV disease, the third highest number in the world, according to a UN report released on Thursday. The report by the United Nations program on HIV/AIDS said that around 19 million out of the 35 million people infected with HIV across the world are unaware of their HIV+ status. The report said that the plan to end the AIDS epidemic by […]

15 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

 We can begin doing right now that will make our lives more joyous and peace filled. Start Spending Time With The “Right” People – Spend time with people you enjoy -who bring you up instead of push you down. Sure there are always lessons we can learn from others but you don’t need to continue hanging around with and associating with people who you know bring in an offsetting vibe. Learn […]

Exorcise The Ghosts Of ’62

Keeping the lid on the Brooks report will only harm the Indian Army’s credibility Following the humiliating defeat in the 1962 Sino-Indian War, the Army HQ set up an operational review to inquire into the reverses at the corps HQ and below. This task was given to Lt Gen Henderson Brooks, assisted by Brig PS Bhagat, in December 1962. Sources say the inquiry also reviewed the events leading to the […]