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Glimmers of Hope and Reform in the National Education Policy Draft

Glimmers of Hope and Reform in the National Education Policy Draft

A first review makes for a collective sigh of relief – the draft report of the new National Education Policy 2019 is devoid of any strong saffron colouration and is instead a call for a significant restructuring of the educational system and its governance. It assigns a key role to both public and private capital [...]

June 7, 2019 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Glimmers of Hope and Reform in the National Education Policy Draft

National Ayurveda Day: Can the Taste of a Food Item Affect Your Health?

National Ayurveda Day: Can the Taste of a Food Item Affect Your Health?

Ayurveda is a goldmine of remedies and health-benefiting concoctions that are not only easy to arrive at but also inexpensive. The term Ayurveda stands for ‘science of life’ stemming from the words ‘Ayur’ meaning life and ‘Veda’ which means science. Ayurveda meticulously lays down guidelines on how one must chart out his/her daily routine starting from the [...]

October 25, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on National Ayurveda Day: Can the Taste of a Food Item Affect Your Health?

Michael Flynn quits as national security adviser

Michael Flynn quits as national security adviser

Michael Flynn has resigned as national security adviser over his contact with Russian officials before US President Donald Trump took office. His resignation on Tuesday followed reports a day earlier that the Department of Justice warned the Trump administration weeks ago that such communications could leave him in a compromised position. It is illegal for private [...]

February 14, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Michael Flynn quits as national security adviser

Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns

Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns

President Trump’s embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned Monday night, Fox News reported. Flynn, in his resignation letter, wrote that he “inadvertently” briefed  top officials with incomplete information regarding his call with the Russian ambassador. “I have sincerely apologized to the president and the vice president, and they have accepted my apology,” the letter [...]

February 14, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

The NHS is becoming the “national hangover service” as medics spend most of their time dealing with Britain’s binge drinking problem, a health boss has fumed. Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, slammed “selfish” party-goers in a stark warning as the nation gears up for one of the most alcohol-fuelled nights of the year. [...]

December 31, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

The NHS is becoming the “national hangover service” as medics spend most of their time dealing with Britain’s binge drinking problem, a health boss has fumed. Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, slammed “selfish” party-goers in a stark warning as the nation gears up for one of the most alcohol-fuelled nights of the year. [...]

December 31, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on NHS becoming ‘the National Hangover Service’ fumes health boss ahead of Britain’s New Year’s booze up

Saskatoon, Calgary, Winnipeg top list in national health rankings: Conference Board of Canada

Saskatoon, Calgary, Winnipeg top list in national health rankings: Conference Board of Canada

Saskatoon, Calgary and Winnipeg offer Canadians the best in life satisfaction and healthy lifestyle, according to the Conference Board of Canada’s first ever city health rankings report. The national research organization gave the three major Canadian cities straight A grades followed by Vancouver. Saskatoon finishes first in our city health rankings, placing ahead of Calgary [...]

December 13, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Saskatoon, Calgary, Winnipeg top list in national health rankings: Conference Board of Canada

National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

The chief technology officer at Callaghan Innovation returned home four months ago after 20 years of working in the United States, and is now touring the country advising Kiwis how to integrate newer technologies with their businesses. “I noticed when I came back that our distance and isolation doesn’t have to hurt us,” he said. “We shouldn’t be behind, but [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

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’

Biden: Congress must vote on Zika funding to fight ‘national emergency’

Biden: Congress must vote on Zika funding to fight ‘national emergency’

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday called on the Republican-led Congress to allow a vote on funding to combat the Zika virus, calling the efforts to fight it a “national emergency.” Biden called for an up-or-down vote speaking alongside fellow Democrats at the Capitol. U.S. lawmakers are mired in a political logjam over $1.1 [...]

September 8, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Biden: Congress must vote on Zika funding to fight ‘national emergency’

Jammu and Kashmir: National flag falls off post as Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti unfurls it

Jammu and Kashmir: National flag falls off post as Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti unfurls it

In a deeply embarrassing moment for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, the national tricolor fell off the post as she hoisted it at Bakshi stadium in Srinagar where the main Independence Day function of the state was held. Mehbooba, who was hoisting the national flag as Chief Minister for the first time, pulled [...]

August 15, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Jammu and Kashmir: National flag falls off post as Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti unfurls it

Maharashtra Real Estate gears up for “NAREDCO’s 13th National Convention 2016”

Maharashtra Real Estate gears up for “NAREDCO’s 13th National Convention 2016”

NAREDCO West Chapter of National Real Estate Development Council has geared up to represent the regions’ real estate sector in the forthcoming 13th National Convention to be held in New Delhi on 19-20 August, 2016. The 2 day convention will serve as an appropriate platform for the entire region including Maharashtra’s Realty sector to enter [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Maharashtra Real Estate gears up for “NAREDCO’s 13th National Convention 2016”