Worried About Retirement? Here is a Govt Scheme That Will Help You Secure Your Future

  Launched in 2004, the National Pension Scheme (NPS) is a government-sponsored pension scheme that can be of great help. Initially available only for government employees, in 2009, it was opened to all sections.


 Financial security during those post-retirement years is a genuine concern that plagues many. Ramakanth Desai (name changed) is a 59-year-old bank employee who is set to retire in less than six months Read more...


5000 Km Rides to a 4th Masters Degree: 7 Amazing People Who Defied Their Age

Here are stories of individuals who have broken stereotypes of age, and have achieved something out of the ordinary.

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Around the world, a common way to measure one’s achievements and milestones is to correlate them with one’s age. Like in India, we have the stereotypical age brackets for education, employment, marriage and even childbearing. And if someon Read more...


How Farsighted Was Statesman Vajpayee? His Handling of This Crisis Set The Standard

  Instead of succumbing to immense pressure from his ministers and media, he used the occasion to open a new chapter in India’s history.

 On March 20, the then United States President George W Bush announced America’s patently illegal invasion (based on a lie that Saddam Hussein possessed Weapons of Mass Destruction, and not sanctioned by the United Nations) of Iraq along with the “coalition o Read more...


Pune IPS Officer Refuses Bouquets, Asks for Books. The Reason Will Warm Your Hearts!

 The proactive IPS officer, who is regularly invited to give talks in schools, had a prominent role to play in bringing the number of police personnel who die due to Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) down to zero.


 Knowledge is power, and keeping this thought in mind, Sandip Patil, the newly-appointed Superintendent of Police (Pune rural), has made an off-beat request to his well-wishers.

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Can You Perform Headstands Twice a Day? This 99-Years Old Grandmother From TN Can!

    Mrs V Nanammal, 99, from Tamil Nadu, has been practicing yoga all her life, teaching successive generations too. Practice yoga for better health, she says.

 Yoga, the ancient Indian art form of twisting and stretching one’s body towards health has unfortunately disappeared from the lives of Indians over the last few generations. In a one-to-one with yoga maestros Mrs V Nanammal and her son Mr V B Read more...