New education policy will be India-centric: HRD minister

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said over two lakh suggestions have been received and they are being considered with utmost care. The new National Education Policy (NEP) will be the cornerstone for building a “new India”, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said on Wednesday. He said suggestions are being taken from various stakeholders, including students, parents, teachers, NGOs and scientists, before finalising the policy.   The NEP covers elementary to college education and the first was promulgated in 1968 by the government of the then prime minister Indira Gandhi and the second by…

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Commission will end irregularities in school education, says Andhra Pradesh government

VIJAYAWADA: Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh has said the proposed AP State Education Commission will end all irregularities in school education and regularise the school fee.  Speaking to newsmen here on Saturday, Suresh said two Bills  — AP Higher Education Regulatory and Monitoring Commission Bill and AP School Education Regulatory and Monitoring Commission Bill — introduced in the State Assembly on Friday, will be discussed on Monday. “Once those two Acts come into force, they will bring revolutionary reforms in school and higher education. Both the commissions will be headed by retired…

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Will Travel For Food: Anders Schønnemann

Anders Schønnemann  GLEN PROEBSTEL Danish photographer Anders Schønnemann captures beautiful photos of food around the globe (with am emphasis on the Nordics) and has worked with brands like West Elm and Mandarin Oriental to present us with appetizing lifestyle photos. Over the years he’s traveled far and wide for work and pleasure, sampling some of the best restaurants, so I had to ask him which place he is fondest of when it comes to dining. Here’s where he likes to travel for food.   Destination: New York What flavors/spices/textures define the cuisine of this…

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By 2030 India Will Replace One Of The Top 3 Superpowers: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh said that PM Modi-led government has provided an immense boost to the economy of India. CHATRA, JHARKHAND:  Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that by the year 2030 India could replace any one of the three world superpowers (Russia, China and America). “By 2030 or 2031 Bharat will replace any one of the three superpowers, either Russia, China or America from the list of top three countries of the world in terms of economy and strength,” said Rajnath Singh while addressing an election rally at Chatra.…

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Healthy lifestyle will give healthy liver

New Delhi, Apr 21 (UNI) On World Liver day on Friday, let us pledge to give our liver the care it needs through a healthy lifestyle. It is a chance for the medical and non-medical communities to congregate and build awareness around how liver disease can manifest and cause problems. According to WHO, liver diseases are the 10th most common cause of death in India. Since the liver is a multi-functionary organ, it is susceptible to viruses, toxic substances, contaminants present in food and water. However, even when it is…

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Clothing is back in fashion for the holidays. But not all retailers will benefit from the trend

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images A customer lifts a shopping bag at an Old Navy Inc. store in San Francisco. One takeaway from this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping extravaganza is that there will be a lot more sweaters and coats under the tree this year. Shoppers are turning up at stores such as Lululemon, Abercrombie & Fitch, Old Navy and Urban Outfitters this holiday season to buy clothing for themselves and for others. It’s a stark contrast from the years that followed the Great…

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Health privacy advocates worry DeepMind will break its promise not to share health data with Google, but the company says nothing is changing

DeepMind, the Alphabet subsidiary focused on health and AI, announced in a company blog post on Tuesday that its health group will be absorbed by Google. That news comes just days after Google disclosed plans to form a new, centralized health unit at its Silicon Valley, California headquarters led by David Feinberg, a physician and former hospital executive. As part of the move, Google will now manage the Streams app that DeepMind created. Streams is a tool to help doctors and nurses figure out which of their patients are at…

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10 vegetarian Chinese recipes that will make your mouth water

1. Best vegetarian Chinese recipes Chinese cuisine is famous for its colourful and crunchy veggies that are loaded with spices. With tongue-tickling taste and sweet-and-sour and flavours, these recipes can be easily prepared at home. Most of the Chinese dishes make use of ingredients like garlic, ginger, spring onions, soy sauce, vinegar, and chili sauce to create lip-smacking food. If you are a fan of Chinese cuisine, then here is the list of easy vegetarian Chinese recipes that you can easily cook at home by using simple ingredients. Scroll down…

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This lovely lychee raita recipe will woo your tastebuds

You must have tried bundi, pineapple, cucumber raita and so on. But, have you ever heard of lychee raita? Amused? Yes, you have heard it right! Lychee raita is infused with curd and can be good for your gut health. So, if you wish to improve your well-being, you will have to go an extra mile. Read on… Lychees which are a good source of vitamin C, vitamin B2 (riboflavin), potassium and copper can help you to improve your overall well-being. The small wonder has antioxidant, anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, anti-viral…

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10 fried chicken recipes that will make your day!

1. Top 10 fried chicken recipes! Sometimes we all crave for fried food, isin’t it? So why not indulge in it, once in a while? Here is a list of fried chicken recipes that will send all food lovers to a pleasure trip. 2. Tujji Chicken Crispy and delicious, Tujji Chicken is very easy-to-make and doesn’t require much of your efforts. 3. Chicken Popcorn If you are someone who loves to binge on fried food, then here is a dish that you will most definitely love! 4. Chicken Nuggets Crunchy…

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