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IIM Calcutta Innovation Park will soon launch SMART 50 solutions to create young entrepreneurs

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta Innovation Park (IIMCIP) has aligned with the government’s ‘Startup India’ initiative to launch ‘Smart Fifty – 50 Solutions to Transform India’, making a path for socio-economic development through innovation and entrepreneurship. IIMCIP objectives To promote entrepreneurship and create a nurturing ecosystem where fledgling enterprises with innovative ideas and solutions can flourish To promote ... Read More »

Young woman reveals stunning body transformation after university ‘student lifestyle’ took its toll

Jessica Burr (left) put on weight as she began university, going out, eating junk food and making poor decisions(Image: Somerset Live WS) A young woman has revealed her stunning transformation after calling time on weight gain while living the student lifestyle. Jessica Burr, 22, had always been self-conscious about her weight. But living the student lifestyle during her first year at Southampton ... Read More »

What’s the Internet ‘game’ killing young people worldwide?

Blue Whale: A reported suicide game (Source: Twitter) Over the past few months, an Internet “game” called the ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ has been blamed for the deaths of well over 100 young people in countries around the world — including at least five teens in India. The government has now asked Internet majors like Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Microsoft and Yahoo to “immediately remove” links of ... Read More »

TiE-Aspire Young Achievers Awards 2016 honours three brave women

Three women from different parts of India, Shweta Khatti, Bhakti Sharma, and Aishwarya Pissay, won this year’s Achievers Award. In picture, Shweta Khatti (Image source: facebook.com/Shweta-Katti) RELATED STORIES Internet surfing decreases academic performance, says study Tribal youths convince parents to send children to school All semester exams postponed due to Cyclone Vardah: Anna University Poor standards of learning puts parliamentary ... Read More »

Young engineer leaves job for his village

In what appears as a great leap to social service, one engineer from Madhya Pradesh (MP) returns to his village after securing a covetous engineer job. Mr. Mastram Hathesh who graduated from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) with material science and metallurgy decided to develop his village severed with under-development. The young engineer pointed out that many individual ... Read More »

Young engineer leaves job for his village

In what appears as a great leap to social service, one engineer from Madhya Pradesh (MP) returns to his village after securing a covetous engineer job. Mr. Mastram Hathesh who graduated from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) with material science and metallurgy decided to develop his village severed with under-development. The young engineer pointed out that many individual ... 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 »

Young workers like those high-deductible health plans

The big boys are embracing health plans with big deductibles. Slightly more than half of large employers analyzed in a new report now offer their workers at least one high-deductible health insurance plan, underscoring a broad trend nationally toward such coverage. Agnieszka Wozniak | Caiaimage | Getty Images And slightly more than 40 percent of workers at large firms that ... Read More »

Instagram Adds Features to Keep Up With Young, Messaging Users

Facebook Inc’s Instagram added new features on Tuesday allowing users to exchange messages in private and group conversations as the photo and video-sharing service aims to keep up with growing messaging service Snapchat. The upgrade by Instagram, which has more than 300 million users, is the latest move in the escalating battle for a young audience addicted to messaging with ... Read More »