Senior citizens should get meaningful pension: SC

New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday said that senior citizens should get a meaningful pension to live with dignity, and not just the equivalent of Rs 92 at current value. The apex court said the State was “obligated to ensure” that the right to live with[Read More…]

Computer labs inaugurated in Haryana government schools

Gurugram, Dec 13 (IANS) State-of-the-art computer laboratories were inaugurated in three government schools in Haryana’s Gurugram district as part of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the Haryana government with Candor TechSpace, a spokesperson said here on Thursday. “This initiative is a contribution towards government initiatives to improve digital[Read More…]

Probiotics might help in treating bipolar disorder

New York, Dec 13 (IANS) A probiotic supplement may help reduce inflammation of the gut, which is known to exacerbate bipolar disorder as well as other psychiatric mood disorders, say researchers. Bipolar disorder is a psychiatric condition characterised by dramatic shifts in mood from depression to mania. According to the[Read More…]

Nationalism should include spirit to be job giver: Sisodia

New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday said the definition of nationalism should include the spirit to become a job giver instead of job seeker. Sisodia, addresses educationists at the fifth convocation of Delhi Technological University (DTU), said the curriculum design teams of the top[Read More…]

Top supercars, superbikes feature at 13th Autocar India show

Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) The four-day automobiles extravaganza, the 13th Autocar Performance Show, featuring some of the best supercars and superbikes from all over the world, was thrown open here on Thursday. The first Indian to race in Formula 1, Narain Karthikeyan inaugurated the expo at the MMRDA Grounds in[Read More…]

India to open another bridge near China border on Dec 25

Bogibeel (Dibrugarh), Dec 13 (IANS) Bogibeel Bridge, the longest rail-cum-road bridge on Brahmaputra river, is all set to be inaugurated on December 25 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which will facilitate faster movement of troops to Arunachal Pradesh, the country’s eastern-most state that shares border with China. The foundation stone[Read More…]

Furniture start-up Pepperfry forays into home interior designing

Bengaluru, Dec 13 (IANS) Online furniture marketplace Pepperfry on Thursday announced its foray into the home interior design space to provide end-to-end design and home improvement solutions. “With the launch of ‘Pepperfry Bespoke’, we aim to be a full-stack home interior solutions provider,” Pepperfry’s founder and Chief Operating Officer Ashish[Read More…]

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