Feb 172015
 
7 Reasons You Should Meditate

Sitting in total silence, palms facing upward and eyes closed, mouthing the traditional “Ommmmm” sounds, would seem a practice for monks and other ascetic humans. Turns out, various types of mindful meditation (no Tibetan temple needed) can fit perfectly into the lives of a 9-to-5 business man or woman. And plenty of science suggests the benefits can be great. Here are seven enlightening benefits. Dulls the ouch Though your back or other body part may be feeling the aches, part of that pain may actually […]

Jan 312015
 
Reasons to Adopt an Indian Dog

1. Born this way Indian dogs are used to the Indian climate and don’t require too much upkeep to survive our weather. 2. Inbreeding disaster Most of the breed dogs are inbred by dog breeders so they develop certain medical conditions, while our strays remain hardy. 3. Best things in life are free There are so many puppies all over our colonies and streets who could really use your love, so why buy one? 4. The choice of kings Before all foreign breeds of dogs […]

Few issues that make curbing sexual violence in India so difficult

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Aug 272014
 
Few issues that make curbing sexual violence in India so difficult

On Sep 13, 2013, a High Court judge conferred a death sentence upon the four men involved in the brutal gang rape of 23-year old paramedical student, who died 13 days after the horrendous incident while undergoing an emergency treatment in Singapore. The incident sparked a national outrage and the much disturbed Indian population finally came onto streets to display their open revolt against such heinous crimes. This atrocious crime along with string of similar assaults on Indian women since then, have ignited international attention […]

Does Winter Causes More Deaths than Hot Weather ?

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Jan 182014
 
Does Winter Causes More Deaths than Hot Weather ?

People living in northern climes have grown accustomed to freezing weather, especially in recent weeks. But just how deadly is the icy grip of Old Man Winter? According to the report, Cold weather, it’s often assumed, causes more deaths overall than hot weather. And the recent polar vortex that broke low-temperature records across North America provides some evidence: At least 21 deaths have been blamed on that cold-weather event. But scientific research presents a more complex picture, and for a number of reasons, cold weather-related […]