Tag Archives: helps

Why is news of Bollywood stars ill-treating domestic helps shocking?

Bollywood stars are simply more preened and richer versions of ourselves. Why do we expect them to behave any differently from the average Indian who can hire help? Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint In December 2015, BookMyBai.com which is a domestic help placement agency, made the news for all the wrong reasons. It had released—and then defended—an advertisement, which essentially commodified the ... Read More »

Sushma Swaraj helps Pakistani girl to get admission in Delhi school

A Pakistani girl, Madhu heaved a sigh of relief, as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has assured her help in getting the admission. Madhu, a 16-year-old who is trying to get admission in class 9 but failed to get it because she doesn’t have the proper documents. “Madam (Sushma Swaraj) had called me for admission. She assured me of admission. ... Read More »

Technology helps bring back muslim children to madrassas

Technology is playing a pivotal role in preventing high dropouts and absenteeism observed in various madrassas across West Bengal. Abdul Lashkar, a class-9 student, visited the new computer lab in Dar-Un-Neda Siddiquia Madrassa in Hooghly district after his science class to look up on food habits of Prophet Muhammad on the internet. With the help of his classmates, he then ... Read More »

Amazon Echo now helps you to order merchandise from Amazon

Suitable news, Amazon enthusiasts: You may now order Amazon merchandise using your Amazon Echo. VentureBeat pronounced Friday that the new voice-managed ordering feature started out rolling out to Echousers on Friday, and even as there are a few boundaries, You can order from a huge swath of the Amazon product catalog. Consistent with the organisation, You can order digital track ... Read More »