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Muhammad Yunus to Address Toronto Microfinance Summit 2016

Pioneer of microfinance and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus will address the Toronto International Microfinance Conference to be held on September 29, 2016 in Toronto, Canada, with a focus on Social Business. To be held at venue Royal Canadian Military Institute, 426 University Avenue, Toronto, Canada, the event costs CAD 25 (US$19) or CAD 10 (US$8) to stream the event online. ...

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Science Express Meeting Seeks Ideas for New Theme

India’s environment minister Prakash Javadekar has chaired the Science Express Climate Change Special (SECCS) meeting in Delhi on Wednesday, where Union Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State of Science and Technology, Y.S Chowdhary were present. The Science Express is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Railways, the Department of Science & Technology and ...

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NH10 Movie Review: An urban story told in village rustic surroundings

By Subhash K. Jha   Film: “NH10”; Cast: Anushka Sharma, Neil Bhoopalam, Darshan Kumaar, Deepti Naval; Director: Navdeep Singh; Rating: **** When was the last time you were scared, really scared, while watching a film? Forget the creaky gates, flapping windows and banshee wails of the so-called horror movies which are manufactured with assembly-line monotony. The real horror resides on ...

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Mobile World Congress 2015 Kicks Off Today at Barcelona

The Mobile World Congress will be kicked off today, Monday March 2 in Barcelona, opining its fourth annual event with the theme of MMIX — Mobile.Music.Innovation.eXperience — bringing together a host of industry-leading CEOs including Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg among others. The MMIX is a collaboration between global music marketing specialists Popshop, leading brand experience agency Momentum Worldwide and the ...

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Delhi Holds Sustainable Development Summit Ahead of UN Event

The award was presented to the Former President of European Commission & Former Prime Minister of Portugal Dr José Manuel Durão Barroso by Mr Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Railways, India and Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI & Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change The 3-day 15th Sustainable Development Summit was held at the country level in New Delhi ...

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Hug Therapy: Why ‘Munnabhai MBBS’ was Right ?

When Sanjay Dutt in ‘Munnabhai MBBS’ vouches for hugging and healing the stressed without love from society, it was a big hit and not soon, scientists have come out with an explanation that more frequent hugs protect stressed people from getting sick. A reserch team from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) found that greater social support and more frequent hugs helped ...

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