Influencing is the power to make other people agree with your opinions or get them to willingly and ethically do what you want them to
Some people take delight in hurting others by using politically incorrect humour. Jokes that are targeted at people of a certain sex, caste in a way to offend them are said to be politically incorrect
This World Mental Health Day, we look at the trauma faced by young women who deal with sexual harassment and an expert tells you how to deal with it
When we write we should not use run-on sentences as readability is affected. If we find long sentences we should break them into shorter units in order to enhance readability
Over the last two decades, there was a reaction to this and thin was out with many venues prohibiting anorexic models from strutting down the runway
Acid Attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal is now homeless and unemployed. As she is striving to meet two ends meet, we explore a few biases of the society
Develop your confidence: Confidence is the key to success while taking steps to master English
In Florida shooting, Nikolas Cruz, 19, who was allegedly involved, was kicked out of two schools and was ‘held back’
Everyone is talented at something. It is said that every person can do one thing better than 10,000 people. The trick is to find out what that one thing is
Who is called a straight person? The word ‘straight’ is used to refer to a person who is heterosexual, that is, anyone who has a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite of sex
A proactive job search is a win-win situation, both for the candidate as well as the employer
French pastry chef Amaury Guichon, more popularly known as the ‘Chocolate Architect’, sculpts some edible goodies that are a thrill to behold
On June 10, the Minister of Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar, announced the names of six institutions of higher education that have been granted the status of ‘Institution of Eminence
It is necessary for the young graduates to have an insight as to what is expected of them in the job environment and get oriented in it.
In an increasingly diverse world, it is essential to not use gender specific terms to describe people and professions because it can be considered extremely sexist
History owes an apology to LGBT persons for ostracisation, discrimination, noted the judgment stating that this judgment has to be considered in all pending prosecutions
Can a boyfriend on rent cure mental health problems like depression?
Despite the Chief Justice's observation that there needs to be a place for dissent, can it really exist when the State is throwing our constitutional rights out the window?
A person who enjoys spreading gossip is called a gossipmonger and a person who enjoys spreading rumours is called a rumour- monger. Both the terms have negative connotations
A personal and realistic career goal must be established by the graduates and they must be committed to working towards achieving it
It observed that the state’s affidavit said there was no specific law or statutory provision that restrained people from carrying outside food into cinema halls
The essay begins like this, "The girl in the modern age is generally very smart, intelligent, conscious and fashionable"
'Chutzpah' is an informal term which has both positive and negative connotations
It was said that millennials, unlike the generation before them, worked for a purpose and not so much for a paycheck, but with Gen Z, the paycheck apparently has made a comeback
All salons in Malur Taluk (Kolar district of Karnataka) were packed as police marched in youngsters with ‘stylish’ haircuts for a more sensible and gentlemanly crop
Courage as a trait will be a good resource for the youth to fall back on when they face a tricky situation
A synonym is a word having nearly the same meaning as another word or a phrase
The Public Works Department has submitted a report to the Uttar Pradesh government over the damage at the government bungalow vacated by Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav
Being persuasive indicates that your leadership quality is best on display. Take the opportunity to demonstrate your leadership skills
Now even guns are made using 3D technology and this has become a hot topic of public discourse
A close observation of his paintings will reveal that he did not compromise on even the tiniest detail. Each of the waterlilies in the ponds have their own reflections
A keystone habit is one aspect or routine which is so powerful that it spills over into other areas of your life
An anonymous person once said that ‘a kiss without a hug is like a flower without the fragrance’
Most importantly, machines can multitask, while doing the allotted work with super efficiency, they can gather and collate data, they can talk to other machines and many other things
Describing love as ‘a blind and an innate humane instinct’, the Kerala High Court quashed the decision of a college in the state to oust a boy and girl student for their love affair and for eloping
Because, what other job do the IIT/IIM hudugas and hudagis of Bengaluru have other than picking partners like cauliflowers at a marriage market meet on International Youth Day?
While we were busy campaigning for removing the GST on sanitary napkins, did we forget the real issues related to menstruation?
The term ‘ground reality’ is used neither in British English nor in American English. It is a typical Indian English expression
Talent acquisition is adapted for long-term and strategic requirements by corporates, which will open a window of opportunities for the graduates who have demonstrable skill sets
There have been some suggestions that the skirt ban in schools is a reaction to the problem of ‘upskirting’ – the new fad of low-held mobile photography to shoot through the lower, open-end of skirts