Body shaming leads to more weight gain in kids

IANS Teasing and bullying overweight children could act as a catalyst in further increasing their weight by 33 per cent, compared to obese kids who do not suffer body shaming, a study suggests. The findings, published in the journal Pediatric Obesity, appear to contradict the belief that such teasing might motivate youth to change their […]

Maps are made by men

Maps are made by men

Maps are made by men, of course. To prove my theory, I googled the first map maker and it was a Greek man named Anaximander. He made a map of the known world in 6 Century BC. He is said to have drawn an earth that was cylindrical. Anaximander is considered the first cartographer. The […]

How much for roofing?

How much for roofing?

One step further, please, is what I thought when reading about EA gifting raincoats to the vegetable vendors. Its not an appeal to EA, because EA has already done its ground breaking job. It is an appeal to the government and to the town authorities or whichever is relevant. The vegetable vendors are largely women. […]

‘Game of Thrones’ sets new Guinness World Record

IANS The global demand for the premiere of the eighth and final season of “Game of Thrones” exceeded the global premiere demand of every other TV series — setting a new Guinness World Record. The last season premiered internationally on April 14. The global demand on the day of the premiere exceeded the global premiere […]

How to ban the usage of plastic strategically with practical alternatives

How to ban the usage of plastic strategically with practical alternatives

Please share your valuable ideas! Yanpvuo Yanfo Kikon Yesterday at the Citizens Advisory Forum for Kohima where the main stakeholders and guardians of the city came together – Angami Peoples Organisation (APO), Angami Youth Organisation (AYO), Kohima Chamber of Commerce, Angami Mothers Association, Kohima Municipal and Smart City team with all other major public and […]

About Easter

About Easter

It was truly a dark Easter morning with the bombings of the churches in Sri Lanka, and the rising death toll on a day when all Christians are gathered to celebrate the risen King. Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa. Even if we have never travelled to these places, their names are familiar to us because their […]

To whom it may Concern?

To whom it may Concern?

H Mosohrü Enah Well one of the American Missionary Married to a Naga lady who runs a school in one of the states of Northeast, he once told me about how his wife was willing to admit their children in a very reputed and expensive school. But he flatly rejected the idea and told his […]

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