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Of male friendships, and their challenges

Published on 28-Jun-2016
shunning bromance: Consciously or otherwise, many men believe that talking about personal matters with other men is not manly. The result is often less intimate, more casual friendships between men, making the connections more tenuous and harder to sustain. nyt

'Making and keeping friends was a lot harder for men... There's more cultural support for friendships among women than there is for men'

Sea of opportunity for CSR professionals

Published on 28-Jun-2016

Private and government organisations which were, over a period, carrying out community development and welfare activities, will now be covered under the Corporate Social Responsibility...

Connecting through heritage language and culture

Published on 28-Jun-2016

Many come to the college in the hope of regaining their ancestral language. Perhaps as children, they grew up speaking that language, it's a language...

FDI gets go-ahead in bid to boost jobs

Published on 27-Jun-2016
larger workforce: Workers train at Flipkart in Bengaluru. The Centre announced sweeping changes to throw open its economy to FDI, allowing foreign investors to establish 100% ownership in companies involved in defence, civil aviation and food products, with approval. nyt

The government announced sweeping changes last week to throw open its economy to foreign investment, providing a new path for global titans....

Turning a blind eye to child labour

Published on 27-Jun-2016

According to the Census 2011 figures released the other day, 4% of children under 14 years are still sweating it out in workplaces across the...

Pulses shortage: Set up procurement mechanism

Published on 27-Jun-2016

Around July last year, soon after celebrating a year in office, the Narendra Modi government woke up to the steady rise in the prices of...

Off the record

Published on 26-Jun-2016

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati cannot hide her anger that Swami Prasad Maurya, a heavyweight OBC leader, chose...

A distance education system bereft of direction

Published on 26-Jun-2016

The Open Distance Learning (ODL) system, also known as Distance Education (DE) system, has evolved as one of the effective...

Britain's exit rattles post-war world order

Published on 26-Jun-2016
the great collapse: Anti-Brexit protesters demonstrate outside Parliament, in Westminster, central London on Saturday. In the wake of Britain's choice, Europe faces the parallel challenges of holding itself together and of retaining its global influence. nyt

Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union is already threatening to unravel a democratic bloc of nations...

Water crisis: A tale of govt apathy, privilege

Published on 23-Jun-2016
Parched lives: People risk their lives to collect a pot of water from a well where the district administration pours water from tankers. Almost 70% of Indians live in rural areas, but the government doesn't appear to view them as essential to India's march to growth. DH photo

When 2-year-old Rutuja playfully tipped over a bottle, spilling water onto the mud floor of the family's shack...

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Fans holds an national soccer team jersey with the name and number of Lionel Messi...

Fans holds an national soccer team jersey with the name and number of Lionel Messi...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

A typist attends a customer at a street flooded after heavy rains outside Court complex...

A typist attends a customer at a street flooded after heavy rains outside Court complex...

Muslims prays inside a mosque during the fasting month of Ramadan in Mumbai...

Muslims prays inside a mosque during the fasting month of Ramadan in Mumbai...

Army persons move towards the house where a Hizbul Mujahideen militant was hiding...

Army persons move towards the house where a Hizbul Mujahideen militant was hiding...

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor gestures at an awareness campaign for road safety....

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor gestures at an awareness campaign for road safety....

Delhi CM and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal is welcomed by fishermen community...

Delhi CM and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal is welcomed by fishermen community...

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