DDA inaugurates Basant Lok Community Centre

DDA inaugurates Basant Lok Community Centre

Thursday, 07 March 2019 | PNS

Hardeep S Puri, Minister of State (I/C), Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, on Wednesday inaugurated the upgraded Basant Lok Community Centre and Vasant Udyan (district park, Vasant Vihar). DDA has developed 11 district centres and 44 community centres. The upgradation of Basant Lok community centre has been taken up on augmentation...

Spielberg opposes digital films for Oscars

Spielberg opposes digital films for Oscars

Tuesday, 05 March 2019 | IANS

The news that filmmaker Steven Spielberg will be proposing a rule change at the next Academy meeting that will make it more difficult for Netflix films to compete at the Oscars, has sparked debate online among the film community. Spielberg is likely to take his criticism of Netflix films at...

The experimental hero

The experimental hero

Tuesday, 05 March 2019 | Chahak Mittal

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui tells Chahak Mittal that films aren’t propaganda that have to make an impact on society or always stand for a social cause Told with a local train-like efficacy amid Mumbai’s crowded streets and busy lives, director Ritesh Batra’s The Lunchbox was a simple love story in ways...

Bride and Bold

Bride and Bold

Tuesday, 05 March 2019 | Ayushi Sharma

Bridal Asia 2019 revealed new trends — summer weddings, wholesalers becoming sought-after labels and lightweight couture. By Ayushi Sharma Selecting a wedding outfit is more than just a fitting as it’s actually a process, a memory in the making. The bridal attire is one thing that matters the most over...

How colours affect learning

How colours affect learning

Monday, 04 March 2019 | Minal Srivastava

As various studies stand testament to the fact, visual cues maximise information retention in people besides being processed faster by the brain as compared to plain text, says Minal Srivastava Most of us have noticed ourselves being influenced by colours in some way or the other. Even though they can only...

Women are born mentors

Monday, 04 March 2019 | Anju Sharma

Life throws challenges and it is up to you to succumb to them or to change them into opportunities and leverage them to your advantage. This is easier said than done but if you have a life coach or mentor to help you pick the right path, the task becomes...

The journey of Plastic

The journey of Plastic

Monday, 04 March 2019 | Ved Krishna

The damage done because of plastics is almost intractable and has gone beyond the threshold, says Ved Krishna Plastics came into our lives 70 years back and it will take another 430 years to disintegrate. The journey of plastic since the last 70 years has been a remarkable one, it has...

Truth versus myth

Truth versus myth

Monday, 04 March 2019 | Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj ji

It is a plethora of stories and fiction around the divine concepts that has led to a transformation in human souls and a loss of connection between nations and religions, says Rajyogi Brahmakumar Nikunj Ji Truth, they say, is stranger than fiction. This seems to apply fairly well to Lord Shiva,...