By Riya Chakrabarti  |  Thursday, January 23, 2020  |  3 Comments

Subhas Chandra Bose has remained an emotive figure in Indian political discourse. Born on this day in 1897, Subhas Chandra Bose continues to be a symbol of assertive nationalism and is often contrasted with Mahatma Gandhi and Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru to paint a picture that shows the three great personalities in the light of discord.However, beyond politics Subhas Chandra Bose admired both Mahatma Gandhi and Pandit Nehru, and had very affectionate relation with them. In August 1942, when Mahatma Gandhi launched the Quit India movement, Subhas Chandra Bose was in Berlin.It is recorded that readi

 By Riya Chakrabarti  |  Wednesday, January 22, 2020  |  3 Comments

Have you ever felt frustrated about things not going your way? Sometimes we get in the way of God's plan and not pay attention to it but rather attempt harder to make the plan go our way. What can be done to ease the frustration? Read on to find out.Here are a few pointers to ease the frustration:Stop searching for material things for the time being. Choose to be happy and breathe in and out for a few minutes. Let go of what is bothering you and remain happy.Try to walk around the block and buy yourself a cup of Star Bucks coffee from the coffee corner. The fresh air outside, along with the co

 By Real Love  |  Wednesday, January 22, 2020  |  3 Comments

Do you know someone who is blundering some way? Do not pinpoint his mistakes directly. Why? Because s/he may feel less than or humiliated. There is an art to rectify them. How is it possible? Read on to find out.Here are some ways:Do not let him understand the motive of your conversation. Start talking with him generally, about his family, what his family members are doing, how he is finding the projects at work and which ones he is finding interesting. Then casually say that there is something you would like him to improve. His get up is not appropriate for office. Ask him to look at the peop

 By Sumana Kundu  |  Monday, January 20, 2020  |  3 Comments

Now that a New Year has just begun, there is a lot being said about goals and making this a year that is unlike any other. This is something that you may have heard online and/or something that the people in your life have spoken about.When I hear anything like this, it makes me think about something that a good friend of mine asked me a number of years ago. This friend, Wain Gordon, asked me why I wanted to achieve something.A Deeper LevelIt wasn't that I had never thought about why I wanted to achieve something before; it was that being asked this by someone else was a rarity and not somethi

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