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Sleep Helps Strengthen Memories: Research

Sleep Helps Strengthen Memories: Research

NEW YORK – You must have heard and read that sleep helps strengthen and consolidate memories. Now, researchers show how it works. Sleep after learning encourages the growth of dendritic spines – the tiny protrusions from brain cells that connect to other brain cells and facilitate the passage of information across synapses. Moreover, the activity […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Lifestyle Diseases Hitting Young Males In Metros

Lifestyle Diseases Hitting Young Males In Metros

Lifestyle diseases like diabetes and high cholesterol are now hitting more young men in metropolitan cities of India, says a new survey released here Monday on the occasion of World Men’s Health Week. Of the 38,966 samples screened during June 9-15, 56.81 percent reported high diabetes levels. Over 41.48 percent of the samples were in […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Health | Read More »

We Are Spiritual Beings, Say Teachings Of The Masters

We Are Spiritual Beings, Say Teachings Of The Masters

By Dr. J. Das Spirit is the basis of all existence in the universe. Spirit has no form, location, dimension or any other measurable property, yet it is the greatest force in the universe. And since energy is involved in every ‘activity’ or motion in the universe, we can say that spirit is the basis […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

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Multicultural Day Celebrations The Global Clergy Association is celebrating Canada’s Multicultural Day. Please insert this piece in the events section of the Link: “Canada has proclaimed June 27 as Canada’s Multicultural Day. We are fortunate that Canada has a multi-cultural policy where people from all cultures can freely practice their cultural heritage. There will be […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Calender | Read More »

India Has 175,000 Millionaire Households

India Has 175,000 Millionaire Households

BANGALORE – There are 1.75 lakh millionaire households in India says the recent survey conducted by Boston Consulting Group titled ‘Riding a Wave of Growth: Global Wealth 2014’. Ranked 15th in the list of countries with the most number of households, India has moved one position up from 16 from 2012. From the 13.7 million […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

India Likely To Cross 500 Million Internet Data Subscribers By 2018

India Likely To Cross 500 Million Internet Data Subscribers By 2018

MUMBAI – With the rise in number of smartphone users in India and declining price rates of handsets in the market, there is an increasing rise of data subscribers in the country. A report by Morgan Stanley stated that the growth will be an average rate of 25 percent every year and will reach up […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Coca-Cola is Going Green After Mounting Health Criticism And Declining Demand

Coca-Cola is Going Green After Mounting Health Criticism And Declining Demand

LONDON – Coca-Cola is going green after mounting criticisms that its signature beverages are unhealthy. Anti-sugar sentiment has made consumers skeptical of traditional Coca-Cola soda. And many fear that artificial sweeteners found in Diet Coke and Coke Zero are unhealthy and can contribute to weight gain. In response to these criticisms, Coca-Cola has released a […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Business, International | Read More »

Indian Atomic Energy Pioneer’s Iconic Mumbai Bungalow Sells For Rs 372 Crore

Indian Atomic Energy Pioneer’s Iconic Mumbai Bungalow Sells For Rs 372 Crore

‘Mehrangir’, the iconic bungalow of Homi J Bhabha, father of India’s atomic energy programme, was on Wednesday sold at an auction for Rs 372 crore. MUMBAI – ‘Mehrangir’, the iconic bungalow of Homi J Bhabha, father of India’s atomic energy programme, was on Wednesday sold at an auction for Rs 372 crore, despite demands to […]

June 26th, 2014 | Posted in Link News | Read More »

Seeking Justice!

Seeking Justice!

The atrocities done by the Indian government against innocent Sikhs in India during the 1984 pogroms still reverberate among Sikhs world-wide who continue to seek justice for those crimes against humanity and gross human rights violations with recent demonstrations around the globe to remember the victims and continued calls for justice.

June 24th, 2014 | Posted in International, Top News | Read More »

Did The Conservatives Just Bet The Next Election And Handed It To Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau On A Silver Platter?

Did The Conservatives Just Bet The Next Election And Handed It To Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau On A Silver Platter?

“The Conservatives have rubber stamped a flawed decision that is deeply concerning,” said Federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau. “Canada needs pipelines to move our energy resources to domestic and global markets. However, these projects must earn the trust of local communities, and cannot ignore the implications for coastal economies. Mr. Harper has entirely failed to […]

June 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Top News | Read More »