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Budget 2020 | Five steps towards restoring business and consumer confidence

Budget 2020 | Five steps towards restoring business and consumer confidence

The Indian economy is going through a difficult phase. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered India’s growth estimate to 4.8 per cent for 2019-20. According to the Consumer Confidence Survey of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), consumer confidence in the economy is at a five-year low and the consumer spending is declining. While [...]

January 31, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Budget 2020 | Five steps towards restoring business and consumer confidence

Age is just a number: Having a positive attitude towards growing old can reduce risk of dementia

Age is just a number: Having a positive attitude towards growing old can reduce risk of dementia

Older persons who have acquired positive beliefs about old age from their surrounding culture are less likely to develop dementia, a study has found. The research, published in the journal PLOS ONE, examined whether culture-based age beliefs influence the risk of developing dementia among older people, including those who carry the high-risk gene variant. “We [...]

February 16, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Age is just a number: Having a positive attitude towards growing old can reduce risk of dementia

What drives Indians to be racist towards students from Africa

What drives Indians to be racist towards students from Africa

African students who have staked all to come to study in universities in India have been facing different levels of racist attacks. Some recent incidents of such attacks were reported in Noida, where students of a private university were attacked by mobs outside the campus. The attackers called the African students Nigerians, which has become [...]

May 17, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on What drives Indians to be racist towards students from Africa

In remote nook of Iraq, an not likely alliance paperwork towards Islamic state

In remote nook of Iraq, an not likely alliance paperwork towards Islamic state

They proportion little greater than an enemy and struggle to speak at the battlefield, but collectively tworather obscure corporations have unfolded a new the front in opposition to Islamic nation militants in afar flung corner of Iraq. The not going alliance among an offshoot of a leftist Kurdish business enterprise and an Arab tribal militiain [...]

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