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CAT 2021 result: No girl topper for the fourth consecutive year

CAT 2021 result: No girl topper for the fourth consecutive year

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad on January 3 announced the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 results. A total of 9 candidates secured 100 percentile of which all are male students. A total of 19 candidates (all male) secured 99.99 percentiles. Of the 19 candidates who have achieved the 99.98 percentile, only one is female. For [...]

January 11, 2022 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on CAT 2021 result: No girl topper for the fourth consecutive year

Pakistan not to deport National Geographic’s ‘Afghan girl’

Pakistan not to deport National Geographic’s ‘Afghan girl’

Pakistan will not deport Sharbat Gula, National Geographic’s iconic green-eyed ‘Afghan girl’, for using fake identity papers to stay in Peshawar, a media report quoted an official as saying on Sunday. Ms. Gula was arrested on October 26, 2016 from her home in Peshawar. A special anti-corruption and immigration court in Peshawar ordered Ms. Gula’s [...]

November 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Pakistan not to deport National Geographic’s ‘Afghan girl’

Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

Facebook’s plans to relax rules around posts deemed newsworthy or in the public interest do not go far enough, a Norwegian newspaper editor has said. Facebook director Patrick Walker was visiting Norway following a row about the banning of an iconic Vietnam War image on the grounds of nudity. He said changes were being made [...]

November 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Facebook ‘still fails Napalm girl test’, says Aftenposten

Das pitches for education of girl child

Das pitches for education of girl child

Chief minister Raghubar Das today performed kanya pujaon the last day of Navratri at Shitla Mandir in Bhalubasa, and made a strong pitch for education of girl child. The chief minister said development of Jharkhand, or for that matter any state, hinged on the progress of girl child and women. “Women of India are more [...]

October 11, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Das pitches for education of girl child

Fury over Facebook ‘Napalm girl’ censorship

Fury over Facebook ‘Napalm girl’ censorship

Facebook has controversially removed the iconic image of a girl fleeing a Napalm attack during the Vietnam war from a post, on the grounds of nudity. The editor of Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten said the entire post, which was about iconic war imagery, was later deleted and the account of the reporter behind it suspended. Espen [...]

September 9, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Fury over Facebook ‘Napalm girl’ censorship

Norway Prime Minister joins ‘napalm girl’ protest against Facebook

Norway Prime Minister joins ‘napalm girl’ protest against Facebook

Norway’s Prime Minister has challenged Facebook’s restrictions on nude photos by posting the iconic 1972 image of a naked girl running from an aerial napalm attack in Vietnam. The Pulitzer Prize-winning image by Associated Press photographer Nick Ut is at the centre of a heated debate about freedom of speech in Norway after Facebook deleted [...]

September 9, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Norway Prime Minister joins ‘napalm girl’ protest against Facebook

Facebook U-turn over ‘Napalm girl’ photograph

Facebook U-turn over ‘Napalm girl’ photograph

Facebook says it will allow an iconic photograph of a girl fleeing a Napalm attack taken during the Vietnam war in 1972 to be used on its platform. It had previously removed the image, posted by a Norwegian author, on the grounds that it contained nudity. The move sparked a debate about Facebook’s role as [...]

September 9, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Facebook U-turn over ‘Napalm girl’ photograph

Tamil American girl youngest delegate to attend DNC

Tamil American girl youngest delegate to attend DNC

Sruthi Palaniappan, whose parents immigrated to the United States in 1992 from Chennai, was the youngest delegate to attend to the Democratic National Convention (DNC) that ended on Thursday night. The 18-year-old high school graduate is set to join the Harvard University to study government.  She also spoke on behalf of Iowa state delegation during [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Tamil American girl youngest delegate to attend DNC

7 BABY GIRL NURSERY IDEAS THAT ARE SWEET YET ELEGANT

7 BABY GIRL NURSERY IDEAS THAT ARE SWEET YET ELEGANT

These sophisticated rooms are anything but juvenile, but maintain a playful spirit. ​ In this classic nursery, muted hues of pink brush the walls, creating a soft atmosphere perfect for any baby girl to doze off in. Seashell furniture evokes carefree feelings, and perhaps sweet dreams, of the seashore. A tassel garland lends a spirit [...]

July 26, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on 7 BABY GIRL NURSERY IDEAS THAT ARE SWEET YET ELEGANT

Girl Scouts USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez to Address ACE2016

Girl Scouts USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez to Address ACE2016

Anna Maria Chávez, chief executive officer of the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), will explore the theme of Leading in a Changing World at theACE2016, ACE’s 98th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Chavez will appear at the meeting’s closing plenary on Tuesday, March 15. During her keynote address, Chávez will examine how a successful [...]

March 10, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on Girl Scouts USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez to Address ACE2016