World Environment Day

“Many Species. One Planet. One Future.” was the theme for World Environment Day 2010. A day celebrated by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) every year on 5th June. It was the day that United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm Conference) began. The conference was from 5th-16th June 1972. It was the UN’s first major seminar on international environmental issues. This event marked a turning point in…

Selling Liquor in a Gandhian State is an Anomaly

Gandhi, the father of our nation, was strongly against the selling and drinking of liquors. He used to say, it is criminal to spend the income from the sale of intoxicants on the education of the nation’s children or other public services. The government must overcome the temptation of using such revenue for nation-building purposes. India has come a long way ahead of the state of 1930s or 40s. The poverty level and situation have changed…

Friendship and Socialization at Workplace

Friendship and Socialization are two different things though they may sound as the same. Friendship is more personal and informal thing where one seeks care, love, affection and a strong sense of connection. Whereas socialization is not so personal but more to be in a group and is formal. Normally, in companies when people are hired, they are put into training to learn about the organization, its people, system and processes. All these things st…

Kota: Paradise for IIT JEE Aspirants

Kota, a small town in Rajasthan, is Mecca for IIT JEE aspirants. Almost half of IIT JEE pass outs are from training institutes in this city. What is so unusual in Kota that it gives 50% of students to IIT? Let us see. Don’t know since when Kota is a key centre of attraction for IIT JEE aspirants. But, it is the primary place for IIT JEE preparation. Nearly, all major coaching institutes have opened a division here in recent times. Every ye…