Photo Credite: Time.com While TIME’s editors will choose the TIME 100 — our annual list of the most influential people in the world — we want readers to have a say too. Cast your vote in the following categories for the people you think have changed the world this past year, for better or worse:
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Are women smarter than men? Some are saying that when it comes to online behavior, especially in social media, women tend to act smarter, and be more responsible and mature. The Pew Research Center recently did a study which polled 2,277 adults online. When it comes to privacy settings and using caution in their behavior, women tended to show the more cautious behavior. One place in which women were smarter is the privacy settings: 2/3 of all female uses polled only allowed the friends to view their social media profiles restriction-free, while for men, this number will less than ½; 14% of women chose fully public profiles, as opposed to 26% of men. Other areas in which women are se
Q: What can you do after clearing IIT ? A: You can grab a job at facebook or Google or can eventually migrate to sillicon valley to reap millions. Q: What can you do after clearing IAS ? A: You can roam in lal batti car and can sense immense respect in the eyes of People for you.
In an address to the media in New Delhi, the city police commissioner Neeraj Kumar said that the incident was not a only a turning point in the police force, but in the criminal justice system of india. "We can recall the infamous Ranga-Billa murder case in 1980s, the Dhaulakuan rape case, and the recent Delhi gang-rape case, which all have the propulsion to effect a change in the way we look at women and crimes against them," Kumar said. Quoting from Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, he said: "There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life Is bound in shallows and in miseri
IBEF: Could you especially share your views in the context of FDI in multi-brand retail - the potential that the policy holds for the sector in the Indian market? Mr Sharma: India didn’t allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in this sector until this policy decision in multi-brand retail, which is now permitted and notified. Since we are a union of states and a large country, the decision was primarily left to the states. The states, who are keen to move forward and Government of India has already notified 10 of these states, some of these are very big states and more are in the pipeline. The investors will surely bring in the technology and the experience and they will work with an
Was Swami Vivekananda a turning point in the modern history of India and the world, and did he trigger a new spiritual wave? This is the point of reflection of a commemorative volume that studies how 30 years after his birth in 1893, the monk had taken the Western world by storm with his ground-breaking ideas on religion and philosophy. The tome, prepared to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, says that the nationwide celebration of the iconic figure’s birth anniversary this year should become a second turning point, expediting the process of change that he initiated over a century ago. Foreword by President, PM A glimpse into the book, which has a foreword by
New Delhi: Actor Shahid Kapoor is counted as one of the most eligible bachelors among the younger lot of actors that Bollywood is currently home to. Post his split from girl friend of 5 years, Kareena Kapoor, the actor has failed to find his Ms. Right, despite getting involved in a series of flings. Now it seems that Shahid’s father and veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor is finding it hard to continue seeing his son without a partner and thus he has asked his son to find a bride for himself pronto!
Talking to the media, Pankaj Kapoor said, “I want to see him married. But it’s his choice. He will decide who to marry and then
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