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Clean Development Mechanism in the Building Sector

  Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is one of the four flexibility mechanisms that can be utilized by the industrialized nations under the Kyoto Protocol. Under the clean development mechanism (CDM) adopted in 2001, private players and governments from developing countries can earn carbon credits by adopting environment-friendly practices like growing trees on degraded land or adoption of cleaner energy sources like hydroelectricity. These carbon credits can then be sold to polluters in developed countries to

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Generation Y Happiness Life Love Marriage Opinion

A Misogamist’s Conundrum

  Well! Well! We do have many misogamists in our society. Some are misogamist in their mind but do not openly accept it. As babies, people are innocent and pure, the reality and experience is what changes them. So it’s simply the experiences they see, feel and have that make them a misogamist. Not that being a misogamist is totally incorrect; anyone can choose to be so. Based on the negativity that misogamists see around marriages, they

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HR – Support Function to Strategic Function, the Irrefutable Paradigm Shift

Ganesh Subramanian writes on how HR has come a long way from being a support function to a strategic function and why it deserves a lot of importance HR as a function has come a long way from the days of personnel management to being an integral part of any business strategy. As much as this awareness among the business community is pleasing, it is equally depressing to see that still a vast majority of

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India Life Mothers Day Opinion Social Social Issues

Woman! Bring Up a Child to be Human First, Man Later!

Mili Sharma talks of how it’s more important to bring up a baby boy with values than just priding yourself in bearing one. A very important viewpoint, must read for all mothers. “Wow…it’s time to celebrate!! A baby boy is born in my family!! He’s the one who’s going to continue my name…our family’s name!! I’m so lucky that I gave birth to a baby boy!! Had I not been able to do that, I

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Gen Y Workforce – Are They Taking The Workplace To The Next Level?

The problems that exist in the world today cannot be solved by the level of thinking that created them.” -Albert Einstein An iPhone or a Tab on the work desk, with Twitter and Facebook accounts getting refreshed. Junk food packets with cold drink lying on one corner of the desk, you know this is a millenial’s desk, part of the Generation Y crowd. They are determined to sync the work place as per their global

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Crime Governance Hindi India Life Opinion Social Social Issues

गुड़िया देश शर्मिंदा है ……..

Satish Tehlan through this poem talks how he feels as a father of a young daughter hearing of the brutal crime against the 5-year-old in Delhi. We all are really ashamed by the societal behavior. गुड़िया देश शर्मिंदा है …….., तेरा गुनाहगार अभी जिन्दा है ! मत रो लाडो तेरा दोष नहीं,  रहा लोगों को अब होश नहीं ! तू क्यों निकली थी घर से कल,  यहाँ ताक में हैं वहशी हर-पल ! हर तरफ दरिन्दों घूम

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What Stops Us from Hunting down Rapists

So it happened again. We waited for the verdict against the perpetrators of the gruesome crime against Nirbhaya and even before our incompetent administrative system delivered that, we have another shameful incident in the capital where a 5-year-old, yes a 5-year-old was raped for two days and was found in condition only a monster could leave her in. We ask, what stops us from hunting down such rapists? She left to play and did not

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यही है वेदना कि मर गई सवेंदना – इंसान ही कर रहा इंसान की अवहेलना

Our second Hindi writer Satish Tehlan makes you reflect into whats wrong with the modern society in this heart wrenching article.  कल मैंने इंसान ओर इंसानियत को एक साथ मरते देखा. संवेदनहीनता का वो नजारा देखने को मिला जो बेहद दर्दनाक, शर्मनाक और दिल दहला देने वाला था. बीते कल दोपहर के समय सपरिवार बाइक से शुभ समारोह में ससुराल जा रहे कन्हैया लाल के साथ अशुभ घटना घट गयी. एक लापरवाह ट्रक चालक उन्हें रौंदते हुये फरार

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Melaka: Venice Meets Goa Meets Madurai

Kartik Kannan writes about his visit to the World Heritage City of Melaka, which is a blend of Goa, Madurai, Venice and China! He offers a succinct view of his expedition of the beautiful place. What is Melaka? Imagine the Tamil song Va Da Maplillae competing with the yesteryear Hindi classic Do Lafzon Ki Hain – that is Melaka! The town has Venetian vibes with canals running through the periphery of the town, even as you listen

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India Life Marriage Opinion

From Iyer to Hait…The Journey Continues

  Gurulakshmi Iyer- Hait writes about her transition from being a South Indian idly-dosa lover to a full-on good Bangali Bou, cooking great maach bhaja and maacher jhol and celebrating Durga Pooja with all its fun and frolic. A Must read. Over the years I have realised that when something has to be written, the best thing to share is one’s own experiences, and to share experiences of life no one needs to be a

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