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Only 2.47% students requested for verification of marks: CBSE

Only 2.47% students requested for verification of marks: CBSE

Amid allegations of “faulty evaluation process” adopted for class XII exams, the CBSE on Monday clarified that it has received requests for verification of marks from only 2.47 per cent of the students. A total of 10,98,891 students appeared for the CBSE Class 12 exams this year. According to the Central Board of Secondary Education [...]

June 21, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Only 2.47% students requested for verification of marks: CBSE

Foodpanda Will Now Deliver All Orders For Partner Restaurants, Regardless of the Source

Foodpanda Will Now Deliver All Orders For Partner Restaurants, Regardless of the Source

Online food ordering and delivery firm Foodpanda on Thursday said it will provide third-party logistics services to its restaurant base across major cities, including Delhi, Mumbai, and Gurgaon. Foodpanda has already been delivering its orders from some partner restaurants for two years now – accounting for nearly half the orders it receives. As part of [...]

June 16, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Foodpanda Will Now Deliver All Orders For Partner Restaurants, Regardless of the Source

Hyderabad’s Fish Prasadam, the Miracle Cure for Asthma

Hyderabad’s Fish Prasadam, the Miracle Cure for Asthma

Come monsoon, and this is the time when thousands and thousands of people head to Hyderabad to get a dose of a miracle medicine, touted to cure asthma. This medicine is peculiar because it is no pill or syrup, but a live fish that you are made to swallow down your throat. Commonly referred to [...]

June 13, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Hyderabad’s Fish Prasadam, the Miracle Cure for Asthma

Apple’s External Graphics Development Kit Available for Purchase at $599

Apple’s External Graphics Development Kit Available for Purchase at $599

At its WWDC 2017 event on Monday, Apple announced that with the new Metal 2 graphics API in macOS High Sierra, external graphics will be supported by Macs through the Thunderbolt port. Notably, the Cupertino-based company is now selling its own developer kit, termed External Graphics Development Kit, at a price of $599 (roughly Rs. [...]

June 10, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple’s External Graphics Development Kit Available for Purchase at $599

Kerala Public Service Commission: Notice for 117 posts released. Here’s how you can apply

Kerala Public Service Commission: Notice for 117 posts released. Here’s how you can apply

Kerala PSC (Public Service Commission) is inviting candidates for 117 posts. Details are available on Kerala’s PSC’s official website, keralapsc.gov.in. Applications will be accepted online till June 14. Candidates have to be 20 to 31 years old and should have a graduate degree from a recognised university or institute. The posts are for village field [...]

June 8, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Kerala Public Service Commission: Notice for 117 posts released. Here’s how you can apply

Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

With an increase in toxins in our environment, particularly in the air we breathe and the food we eat, our health is being jeopardised like never before. So what are toxins? Is it possible to spot them and prevent ourselves from being affected by them? Are there tangible signs that may point at excess of [...]

May 30, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

Campus Calling: DU to reserve seats for acid attack survivors, students with thalassemia

Campus Calling: DU to reserve seats for acid attack survivors, students with thalassemia

This year, Delhi University will reserve seats for undergraduate studies in its affiliating colleges for acid attacks survivors and students with thalassemia and dwarfism. The move comes after the university adopted the revised Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016. The law gives not less than 5% reservation to students with disabilities taking admissions in [...]

May 26, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Campus Calling: DU to reserve seats for acid attack survivors, students with thalassemia

Campus Calling: 60,000 register for DU UG admissions but forms incomplete

Campus Calling: 60,000 register for DU UG admissions but forms incomplete

Close to 60,000 applicants have registered for undergraduate admissions through the Delhi University’s online application form even though no one has been able to complete the form. The university has made four out of the nine sections of the form unavailable. Academic details section of the form has been blocked to avoid confusion as the [...]

May 26, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Campus Calling: 60,000 register for DU UG admissions but forms incomplete

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

With a room just for shoes, a converted ballroom and a wine cellar known as the Pinot Room, the Menora mansion once owned by the family behind the Betts shoe empire is on the market, showing off all the splendour of days gone by. With its art deco opulence and furnished with Gatsby-inspired decor, the [...]

May 26, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Bedroom space-saving ideas for newlywed couples

Bedroom space-saving ideas for newlywed couples

  A wedding in the family means adjusting a new member into the house. The first step to this adjustment is creating the space. Constructing a new section of the house or turning a bachelor pad into a master bedroom for a growing family of a newlywed couple can be an unenviable task. Experts from [...]

May 23, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Bedroom space-saving ideas for newlywed couples

Instagram is the most harmful social network for your mental health

Instagram is the most harmful social network for your mental health

Model selfies should probably come with a warning to young girls. (Andy Kropa/Invision/AP) Our addictive feeds of fitness models, exotic travel, and photo-perfect moments don’t often match with our comparatively humdrum and badly lit lives. The discontent caused by that disconnect is enough that a growing body of research suggests social media is contributing to [...]

May 22, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Instagram is the most harmful social network for your mental health

Closet organisers for a spacious home

Closet organisers for a spacious home

There’s nothing worse than having all your belongings stuffed in the cupboard or stacking newspapers and books on the table. To make your home look clutter-free and large, try using organisers which are portable and quite handy too. Use hanging bags You can use these bags to keep your books, DVDs and other materials together [...]

May 17, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Closet organisers for a spacious home