Tag Archives: Why

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 »

Biggest Reason Why Yamaha R15 V3 India Launch is Far Away

It is launched in Indonesia, it looks gorgeous, ticks all the boxes but the question is – when is R15 v3’s Indian launch? With the FZ25, Yamaha has signalled that they could NOT be labelled as manufacturers who pay more-heed to unexciting scooters! FZ25, though not stellar in terms of on-paper specs, is a fuss-free 250cc at very exciting price points. ... Read More »

Why are the posts of special educators remain vacant?

“We (Delhi government) have sent requisition to Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board for filling up of 432 regular special education teacher,” the Delhi government informed the high court 432 out of 927 special educators posts are vacant in government schools in Delhi RELATED STORIES IIT-Kharagpur to establish country’s first Quality and Reliability school IITs to come under Single Engineering Entrance ... Read More »

Warranties- the who, what and why of getting one

What is a warranty? India is on the cusp of car purchasing freedom. Personal transport has become the norm these days and with so many models on offer, there is something for everyone these days. So the dream is now possible for everyone and even more so thanks to a variety of financing options now available. But what happens once ... Read More »

Why the new Hyundai Tucson is bound for greatness in India

Okay. Greatness might be a little overstated here, but given the unique position (and proposition) the new Hyundai Tucson finds itself in, in the Indian car market, it is bound to be a sales success. But, before we dig deeper, here’s a little brief about the SUV itself. The new Hyundai Tucson is a five-seater, road-biased SUV, which is currently ... Read More »

Reasons Why You Should Consider a Surgical Approach to Weight Loss

If you have tried every single option there is to lose weight, except going fully under the knife, and all you have been able to achieve is lose a couple of pounds that came back just as quickly, it may be time for a new approach. You are probably in a situation where you’re tired of it. You have tried ... Read More »

Why did Jharkhand teachers write letters with blood to PM Modi?

Using their own blood, the ad-hoc teachers in Jharkhand have reportedly written 10, 000 letters to the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, on Saturday, demanding basic services. What is the problems? Ad-hoc teachers have been complaining about the behaviour of regular teachers, who are not providing them the help given by the government More than 70,000 teachers teach in ... Read More »

Why AMD FreeSync is beating Nvidia G-Sync on monitor selection and price

Let’s say you’ve just bought one of Nvidia’s slick new Pascal-based GeForce graphics cards such as the GTX 1070, and now you’re seeking a G-Sync monitor to go with it. Looking at what’s available, you’ll probably become envious of PC gamers on the Radeon side of the fence. Compared to G-Sync monitors, displays supporting AMD’s FreeSync adaptive sync tech are generally ... Read More »

Why electric vehicles are the Future

Hollywood is quite obsessed with the future – From flying cars to autonomous cars, we have had almost all permutations and combinations in movies made in the last two or three decades. But there is one thing that stands out as the common strand that binds them all – electric power. So why does everyone think that electric cars will ... Read More »

Why young adults with lower education, income level are prone to obesity

Young adults with lower education or income level are at a higher risk of becoming overweight or obese, says a new study. It found that 25 per cent of young adults became overweight or obese. Emerging adulthood is a critical time period for excess weight gain: Excerpts from the journal Researcher Deborah Rohm Young of Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Department ... Read More »