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Careers in Pharma

Traditionally a career in Pharmacy was not held in esteem, as much as engineering or medicine. On the contrary it was believed that people who could not get into a medical college would land up in Pharmacy. The options too were very limited, you could either work for a Pharma company, set up your own drug store. Doing a MBA ...

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Interview with the author Akanksha Bhatia

At 14, Akanksha Bhatia began writing her debut novel ‘Letters From My Beloved’. Incredible it may sound; it was not a cakewalk, since she had to face a dozen rejections from publishers. Only after several rounds of editing and re-editing finally did the book see the light of the day a few months ago. I have this habit of re-editing ...

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5 Unknown facts about Cola

The popular black Cola, was once green, it used to have cocaine, it was discovered to contain high amount of pesticide residues in 2003…all these are well-known facts about Cola. We see Cola as a bottled soft drink, which says “Open Happiness”. But ever wondered what else can it be good for? Here are the top five alternative uses for ...

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The Amazing Spiderman

New actor in old costume + hot blonde girlfriend + better special effects= brand new edition of Spiderman. Nothing you haven’t seen before but, you will certainly enjoy watching it again. In 3 D. The movie has two distinct parts. The first half is full of emotional atyaachar – how Peter Parker is orphaned and bullied in school. Then, of ...

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Cake Crafting

A cake is a great way to make an impression whether for a wedding, a birthday, christening or any other event. Khushi Malani, founder of Sweet Success, a UAE based company, is all set to introduce Mumbai to her cake craft workshops. Cakekraft India is a cake decorating institute. “For the beginners we have an introductory course on cake decorating ...

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Instant Karma

The Top PG courses – for a career in television Jamia Milia Islamia university, New DelhiMass Communication Research Centrewww.jmi.nic.in Sophia Polytech, MumbaiSocial Communication media (SCM) Sarojini Naidu institute, Hyderabad. Asian College Of Journalism, Chennaiwww.asianmedia.com XIC MumbaiXavier Institute of Communications,St. Xavier’s College, Mumbaiwww.xaviercomm.org Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication,Senapati Bapat Rd., Punewww.simc.edu Pune University, Dept of Mass Communicationswww.unipune.ernet.in Satyajit Ray Film & ...

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Entering Round One!

Finally, you have graduated. So, what do you do next? Obviously, find a job! You prepare an excellent resume and apply to some of the best places that you want to work in. And then comes the waiting. The constant staring at the phone, checking the mail every second and keeping your fingers crossed. After weeks of waiting- Nothing! Then ...

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Truth and beyond…

While reading the trilogy by Jean Sasson – Princess of Arabia, Daughters of Arabia and Desert Royal, I only kept thanking God that I was born in a country where the lives of women have molded from the weak and timid woman to a strong and successful one. The image of an independent, modern Indian woman brings a smile to ...

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WHY AMERICANS ARE JOBLESS????

John Smith started the day early having set his alarm (made in China ) at 6am. While his coffeepot (made in China ) was perking, he shaved with his electric razor (made in Philippines). He put on a dress shirt (made in Italy ), designer jeans (made in France ) and sport shoe (made in Vietnam). After cooking some breakfast ...

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Alice: The Netherworld

There is no stopping young Indian authors. Megha Rao (16) joins the bandwagon with her debut novel ‘Alice: The Netherworld’. This young writer from Trivandrum, was brought up in Singapore before she returned to India at the age of ten. She began writing at an early age. “When I was in the first standard, I used to write comics. I ...

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