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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Amidst the alleged sexual assault accusations of over a dozen women and all of the backlash from the media, Bill Cosby has kept quiet, until now. At his latest show in Melboure, Florida last week, he received a standing ovation as he made his appearance on stage. After his 90-minute show he spoke with Florida Today, saying: “I know people are tired...

The 125th birth anniversary of Jawahar Lal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of independent India, is being celebrated during the current month. Born on 14th November 1889, he served as prime minister of the country for 17 long years. Those were the formative years of the infant democracy and he led it through several vicissitudes, inheriting from the...

Black Friday sales seem to be dominated by the hottest electronics coveted by the masses. Mass merchants are all proclaiming they have the lowest prices on big screen televisions, smartphones, tablets and other must-have items on holiday gift lists across the country. While people prepare to get new electronics, do they know what to do with the old...

As people become increasingly dependent on technology, robotics and laboratory automation are helping researchers become more productive. The use of automation continues to evolve in 2014 and promises to offer additional solutions for laboratory researchers in 2015. Teaching Robotics to Students Robotics is a growing field that promises to offer job...

The ground-breaking documentary film, Silenced, was screened at the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam, running from November 21 to November 24. The film highlights the experiences of some of the top whistleblowers in the United States of America. Focusing on several highly prominent clients of the Government Accountability Project,...

This week the South African Human Rights Commission agreed to investigate a complaint laid by the political party, Front National over the prison service’s ongoing ‪ill treatment of frail, dying prisoner ‪Clive Derby-Lewis. The HRC said “there was definitely a case to investigate”. 78-year-old Derby-Lewis is in his 22 year of a 25 year prison...

Erford (2014) emphasized the importance of counselors keeping abreast of, “laws, ethics, and policies, and procedures,” (p. 66) that apply to the mental health counseling profession. Of particular importance for the counselor would be for counselors to monitor laws/regulations set forth by federal and state governments as these have an impact on...

The Seventies rock group Fleetwood Mac has reunited in 2014 after goin’ their own ways, pardon the title reference (“You Can Go Your Own Way”), in 1998 and will be coming to Texas in December. The group which features: Mick Fleetwood, namesake of the group, John and Christine McVie, also the namesake of the group (combining the two surnames),...

Bihar, the unfolded saga and an Indian state with large number of youth population  is witnessing the rapid changes in the transition of globalization and internet. Many Young Turks are trying to come back to setup their start ups here in the state . But the infrastructure ( not talking about the government here) provided by private players esp internet...

Once again Jharkhand is going to witness  five-phased polls for state assembly starting from November 25,2014. Since the State’s inception in 2000,   this particular state of India  had witnessed 9  Governments, 3 President rules reflecting the unstable political scenario here which is drastically hitting the growth and development of state...