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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Filler Words in English- How they can be a hindrance in every way!

"Umm, I saw this really huge building...you know in the middle of ahh...the street near M.G. Road…you know…that street that’s like... really deserted" Filler words...

When you enter India

When you enter India, make sure you are equipped with a pen or a pencil. You are asked to fill an arrival card that...

The Pathetic Academic Culture of Mangaluru

Mangaluru is a city full of educational institutions. But the quality of education remains poor. The memories of students passing out from Mangaluru colleges...

The distressed Indian farmer

Mangaluru: Recently, a farmer committed suicide at a farmer's rally held by Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi. Kejriwal faced severe criticism for...

Mangaluru: Fr Ronnie Prabhu SJ, a Priest most Humble, Always Smiling and Friend of...

"What a shocking message. What a sad message. What an unexpected message. Just three days ago we took the privilege in conferring upon Fr....

Mangaluru: May 1, 2015 marks 150 years of God’s Faithfulness To and Through Urwa...

Mangaluru: Parishioners along with volunteers are all gearing up for the prestigious Post Centennial Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Immaculate Conception Church-Urwa here. In...

My Perspective on Doctors’ Day

July 1 is observed as Doctors' Day in India to honour the legendary physician, Dr B C Roy whose birth and death anniversary falls...

Do Medicos Really Need to Wear White Coats and Stethoscopes in Public?

"Mere symbolism and wearing white coats does not itself confer status or professionalism. Dressing presentably and sporting a smile are more important than white...

Wrong development priority in spite of Socio-Economic Census and National Sample Survey findings

Partial results of two important official surveys were released recently. They point to dismal living standards of India’s rural population and rising cost of...

India Needs to be Ready to Face Wars and Internal Crises

India has one of the largest Armies, Navies and Air Forces in the world, but they are inadequate simply because China has forces that...