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Get, Set… Fidget!

Get, Set… Fidget!

“Stop fidgeting!” Every parent has uttered this one phrase at some point in their parenting life. But as it turns out, your parents had it wrong. Whether you twitch or tap, blink or shift, scribble or scratch, click or flick, there’s hope for you yet. New health research makes a case for fidgeting – it [...]

August 2, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Get, Set… Fidget!

7 secrets of yogic nutrition

7 secrets of yogic nutrition

Ever wondered what is so special about the way yogis eat? Here’s revealing some of the top secrets of yogis that can help attain a balance between the mind, body and soul… An Alkaline start There is a build-up of toxins and acids in our bodies overnight, hence a ritual of lemon water on an [...]

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FSSAI in high gear to make food safer

FSSAI in high gear to make food safer

The central food regulator has been very proactive with regard to issues like safety and standards, including labelling of packaged products and nutrient content, which has led to a sharp rise in the number of notices, orders and guidelines issued by it since 2015. A series of notifications and guidelines have been issued by the Food [...]

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Anadarko close to final investment decision for Mozambique LNG

Anadarko close to final investment decision for Mozambique LNG

Mozambique, a country emerging as a natural gas leader, is one step closer to developing the infrastructure needed for LNG, Anadarko Petroleum said. Anadarko, which has headquarters in the United States, said Monday it finalized agreements with the government of Mozambique that open the door for the construction of a liquefied natural gas project in [...]

July 31, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Anadarko close to final investment decision for Mozambique LNG

Germany says ‘nein’ to U.S. energy ambitions, survey shows

Germany says ‘nein’ to U.S. energy ambitions, survey shows

 Norway is the most trustworthy partner for European natural gas and most Germans see the United States as less-than-forthcoming on energy, a survey found. Forsa Institute, one of the leading polling firms in Germany, conducted a survey of public opinion about the regional energy industry on behalf of German energy company Wintershall. The firm has [...]

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Senegalese oil plans well funded, Australian company says

Senegalese oil plans well funded, Australian company says

 With more than $90 million in cash, the capital is available to support the development of the rich oil reserves offshore Senegal, an Australian company said. FAR Ltd., an Australian energy company and one of the early movers into West Africa, said two blocks offshore Gambia hold at least 1 billion barrels of oil. Offshore [...]

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Chartered Accountants’ Intermediate exam likely on 1 Aug

Chartered Accountants’ Intermediate exam likely on 1 Aug

The result of the Chartered Accountants Intermediate (IPC) examination held in May is expected to be declared on 1 August at about 6 pm. According to a press release issued by the ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India), the result of this exam and details of candidates’ marks will be then uploaded on the website icaiexam.icai.org The [...]

July 30, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Chartered Accountants’ Intermediate exam likely on 1 Aug

MFs’ asset base from small towns up 46pc to Rs.3.5 lakh cr

MFs’ asset base from small towns up 46pc to Rs.3.5 lakh cr

Contribution of the country’s small towns to mutual funds asset base surged 46 per cent to Rs.3.5 lakh crore by June-end due to initiatives taken by markets watchdog Sebi and the sectoral regulator Amfi. Mutual funds’ assets under management (AUM) from B15 locations – small towns beyond top 15 (T15) cities – grew from Rs.2.42 [...]

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ONGC seeks mkt freedom to open India’s 8th sedimentary basin

ONGC seeks mkt freedom to open India’s 8th sedimentary basin

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has sought pricing and marketing freedom to help bring to production a one-trillion cubic feet gas discovery that will open up a new sedimentary basin after over three decades. ONGC, which has opened for commercial production six out of India’s seven producing basins, has made a significant natural [...]

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5 Benefits of Starting Your Day With Himalayan Salt Water (Sole Water)

5 Benefits of Starting Your Day With Himalayan Salt Water (Sole Water)

Himalayan salt water, also popularly known as sole water, is basically water that has been fully saturated with salt. The crucial thing to understand here is that sole water is made only with Himalayan salt which is prized for its healing qualities. Himalayan salt is considered to be the purest form of salt in earth. Hand-cut slabs [...]

July 29, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on 5 Benefits of Starting Your Day With Himalayan Salt Water (Sole Water)

A Father’s Guide to Help His Kids Eat Healthy

A Father’s Guide to Help His Kids Eat Healthy

It is daddy’s day today. You wake up early, get your children some breakfast, prepare their lunchbox and pack them off to school. Why? Because it’s always great to share the load fairly and have an equal ownership of chores especially when it comes to raising your kids.  So, if you haven’t made breakfast for your [...]

July 29, 2017 Loknath Das Uncategorized Comments Off on A Father’s Guide to Help His Kids Eat Healthy

6 Myths About Milk That You Need to Stop Believing

6 Myths About Milk That You Need to Stop Believing

Milk is the first food given to a baby and since then, it becomes an integral part of their diet. It is regarded as a complete food which simply means that it provides the three essential nutrients that make up a balanced meal – proteins, fats and carbohydrates along with micro-nutrients like calcium, Vitamin B, potassium and [...]

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