Month: December 2019

Not Owaisi, not TMC have to return after citizenship row to Congress

Not Owaisi, not TMC have to return after citizenship row to Congress Not regional parties like the Trinamool Congress, not Asaduddin Owaisi — Muslims in India now need to come back to the Congress party. The Congress’ stand on the National Register of Citizens, particularly the Citizenship Amendment Act and a number of post-election issues,

Industrialists suggest measures to finance minister to reverse economic downturn

Industrialists suggest measures to finance minister to reverse economic downturn NEW DELHI: Prominent industrialists on Thursday urged the finance ministry economic growth by improving regulatory environment, encouraging private investment and increasing export competitiveness. In a customary consultation with finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman and top officials of the finance ministry, industrialists suggested ways to boost the

Indian e-commerce consumers hold purchases before sale periods: Nielsen back

Indian e-commerce consumers hold purchases before sale periods: Nielsen back Bengaluru: Indian online shoppers often contract their spends, holding back purchases just before the festival season from August to October, according to data sourced from market research company Nielsen Holdings Plc.. More than 84 percent of purchases throughout the season was enrolled between 27 September

India has been reached by street protests’ wildfire.

India has been reached by street protests’ wildfire. India has burst into protests against a citizenship law that explicitly discriminates against its 200 million-strong Muslim inhabitants. Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist government has reacted with police shooting demonstrators and assaults on university campuses. The global wildfire of street protests, from Sudan to Chile, Lebanon to Hong

Fibromyalgia: Invisible Warriors of Invisible Illnesses

Fibromyalgia: Invisible Warriors of Invisible Illnesses I am a lawyer who works with a NGO and lives near Delhi. I suffer from a chronic pain condition called Fibromyalgia that has symptoms like widespread pain, chronic fatigue, sleep disturbances, cognitive problems, and myriad other debilitating symptoms. It is an illness. This means it is not detectable

Desk job giving pain to you? Here are.

Desk job giving pain to you? Here are. Sitting all day long is not good for your health. Prolonged sitting can increase your chance of developing serious health issues. People with desk job usually sit at a desk for eight (or more) hours a day, five days per week. Too much sitting can lead to

China announces new tariff exemptions for US chemical.

China announces new tariff exemptions for US chemical. SINGAPORE/BEIJING: China on Thursday unveiled a collection of import tariff exemptions for six petroleum and chemical products a Phase 1 trade deal was announced by days after the world’s two largest economies. Without providing a value for the imports, the exemptions will be for one year from

Boris Johnson has a mandate. What will he do with it?

Boris Johnson has a mandate. What will he do with it? Five days after Prime Minister Boris Johnson was given the best mandate of any leader since Margaret Thatcher by British voters, the country is still arguing over what he is going to do with that power. A Brexit may now occur,’ said Tony Travers.

Boost your health with folic acid during pregnancy.

Boost your health with folic acid during pregnancy. Folic acid is a component of B vitamins and is sometimes called Vitamin B9. Food sources of this vitamin are leafy green vegetables like spinach, broccoli, beans, peas, carrots, sugar beets and avocados. It is present in whole grains, corn, chestnuts, almonds, egg yolk and liver. Folic

Bengaluru shows you why it’s time to lose your protest.

Bengaluru shows you why it’s time to lose your protest. Nasir and sabeena looked out of place. When I saw them sitting next to each other, they kept exchanging glances. Nasir looked at her, eyebrows raised, almost as if he had been asking,”Maybe we should not have come?” But the crowd swelled and as the