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Why are millions of Indian women dropping out of work?


Why are millions of women dropping out of work in India? The numbers are stark – for the first time in India’s recent history, not only there was a decline in the female labour participation rate, but also a shrinking of the total number of women in the workforce. 1.Nearly 20 million Indian women quit work between 2004-05 to 2011-12 ...

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I Was Part Of Indian IT’s Dream Run. It Changed.


The Indian IT industry has been a poster child of aspirational India for a while. It has also been instrumental in helping many Indian youth transcend social barriers and join a young, affluent modern India. It was a dream run and I was fortunate to be part of it. We were part of the young industry that allowed us to ...

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Actor Reema Lagoo passes away at 58 in Mumbai


Actor Reema Lagoo passed away at the age of 58 today morning around 3 am in Mumbai. Reason for her death is cardiac arrest. The veteran actress was admitted to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital after she complained of chest pain. Lagoo’s son-in-law Vinay Waikul told PTI, “She was complaining of chest pain so we took her to hospital around 1 am. ...

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Oppo A77 With 4GB RAM, 3200mAh Battery Launched

HIGHLIGHTS 1.The phone will be made available for pre-order on Friday 2.The Oppo A77 has 64GB of built-in storage 3.The phone houses 3200mAh battery After teasing its R11 smartphone earlier this week, Oppo has now launched its A77 smartphone in Taiwan. Notably, the new smartphone from Oppo features an impressive 4GB of RAM and a 16-megapixel selfie-camera. Priced at TWD ...

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How to Prevent WannaCry-Like Ransomware Attacks

HIGHLIGHTS 1.Don’t run unknown program files 2.Stay on the latest update cycle 3.Install a good firewall and anti-virus The WannaCry ransomware has caused a scare across the world within a few days of being discovered. The biggest ransomware attack yet, WannaCry was temporarily stopped in its tracks by a British researcher by registering an obscure web address, even as it ...

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From Impeach to Wait And See, Dems Dance Around the ‘I-Word’


Mentions of the “I-word” picked up in the halls of Congress on Wednesday as Democrats’ reactions to President Donald Trump’s reported interference in the FBI’s Russia investigation ranged from impeach now to wait until more facts come out. Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, continued to be the most vocal advocate for Trump’s impeachment, taking to the House floor to make his ...

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The Right Builds an Alternative Narrative About the Crises Around Trump


WASHINGTON — Enemies from within have launched a “deep-state” smear campaign, news organizations are acting with ulterior motives, and the worst attacks are yet to come. Pushing back against the biggest threat so far to Donald Trump’s young presidency, his most fervent supporters are building alternative narratives to run alongside the “establishment” media account — from relatively benign diversions to ...

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