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  Markets This Week   While starting off at a slow pace, the equity markets of India ended on a sensational note thanks to the announcement of the Union Budget 2015-16. It was an extended week with trading been allowed on Saturday as well. The week started with profit booking on Monday and apprehension rife on account of major annual events including the Railway Budget, the Economic Survey, and the Union Budget. However, all apprehensions [...]

Our irregular and unhealthy lifestyle these days has made detoxification a very popular concept. This has gain even more importance because of our unhealthy diet regime. As a result, we feel that we need to detoxify our body to get rid of our sluggishness, skin problems, pains, digestive and weight problems, etc. Basically, detoxifying means to remove toxic elements from our body, and cleaning and nourishing it. It is said that detoxifying not only helps [...]

union-budget-2015-16-highlights

“The world is saying that India is ready to fly again” It is with such a captivating introduction that the Indian Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, started to present the much-awaited Union Budget for FY 2015-16. Top 50 takeaways from the budget are – “The credibility of the Indian economy has been re-established”, said the FM; CPI inflation is 5.1 percent, WPI inflation is negative; double digit growth achievable. Government has facilitated construction of 50 lakh [...]

Kolkata's street food

Good food and Adda ( a place where people gather for conversation) are the two things that Bengalis all over the world cherish the most. When you are in Kolkata, you have to taste the delicious, mouth-watering cuisines. And you can start with a preface – the street foods of Kolkata! The heavenly street foods of this land are something that you cannot afford to miss. Among many things that the city has to offer, [...]

Plastic pollution

Plastic is a necessary evil. You can hardly do away with it. The amount of plastic that is disposed off every year can circle the earth four times. Every day we come across plastic in various forms such as garbage and grocery bags, bottles, food containers, computer keyboards, plastic mouse, coffee cup lids and other such products. Though plastic products are very convenient to use, they play a harmful role in polluting the environment. Till [...]

February 27, 2015
Skincare for men

To have a glowing skin is only the dream of women, said no man in the world! Often most men shy away from talking about their skin even when it’s equally essential for them. For decades, the beauty industry has been flourishing profitably predominantly on the needs of women. But it’s high time to break the stigma and pave way for men’s beauty essentials! So keeping in mind the skin care needs of the gentlemen [...]

Dum Laga Ke Haisha Movie

Release Date: 27th February 2015 Starring: Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar Directed by: Sharat Katariya Music: Anu Malik Duration: 1 hour 51 minutes Years after making films that have woven fantasies which are far away from reality, Yash Raj has finally realized that these picture-perfect stories have no relevance in real life. Real life love stories don’t always have an incredibly dashing hero and angelic heroine who fall in love in fairy-tale circumstances. Perhaps it is [...]

LG Watch Urbane

LG Watch Urbane — yes that’s what the moniker is for the latest smartwatch unveiled by LG in the middle of February. The watch is clad in a metal body which is what makes it a standout in contrast to LG’s earlier model G Watch R (GWR) released earlier. When it comes to guts and the actual software (which of course, is Android), there’s little that’s different from the earlier G Watch R, which had [...]

Smart Cities Project in J&k

The United Nations officials are lending their support to the Smart Cities project as a solution towards achieving sustainable development and facing the issues posed by climate change. A couple of international conferences have been organised in India in February and the UN officials have made it evident that they are completely in sync with this initiative by PM Narendra Modi. UN Officials Lend Support to Smart Cities Project   The RE-Invest Conference took place [...]