Testament of Youth (2015) I Trailer Release (Video)


The movie is based on the real life story of a British woman’s (Vera Brittain) autobiography (first published in 1933), who loses her fiancée (Roland Leighton) and brother (Edward) during World War prompting her to put her plans of joining Oxford University on the back burner and instead nurse (being associated with Voluntary Aid Detachment)Continue reading “Testament of Youth (2015) I Trailer Release (Video)”

Government backed Internet Censorship crackdowns rising globally from UK to Vietnam


In Vietnam, a new law has been passed under which it’s illegal if citizens post news or “general information” online. Some of you may be thinking that what’s new in this law, this too shall be one of those government crackdowns on Internet that could hardly be enforceable. However, to your surprise this time insteadContinue reading “Government backed Internet Censorship crackdowns rising globally from UK to Vietnam”

Health ministry undecided over banning drugs banned in other countries: 15 overseas banned drugs continue selling in India


India’s health ministry has further complicated decision making over the ban of drugs that are banned in some countries including those banned for some specific population segments. The ministry submitted an action-taken report on 26th April after a parliamentary panel found lapses in drug regulation. In the report Indian health ministry said that “whenever aContinue reading “Health ministry undecided over banning drugs banned in other countries: 15 overseas banned drugs continue selling in India”

Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International


It hasn’t been easy for several journalists reporting on human rights issues from Syria. They have been working in extremely difficult circumstances under the risk of getting killed, arbitrarily arrested, detained, forced disappearances and torture. The said circumstances have been present in Syria from the last two years. The said information has been shared by Amnesty InternationalContinue reading “Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International”

Eight injured at the Belfast loyalist protests


–          Eight police officers got injured during a clash between loyalists and riot police in Belfast. 12 people have also been arrested following the incident. –          The reason for clashes is said to be an incident where a van driver was beaten up by loyalists after he tried to go past the blocked road. –         Continue reading “Eight injured at the Belfast loyalist protests”

Website offering money to scholars for sex busted in UK


Website titled “Sponsor a Scholar” in UK is exposed by “The Independent” newspaper for allegedly offering money to pretty girl students for offering private encounters. Students had the opportunity to source as much as $24000 for tuition fees in a year depending upon the intimacy that they were ready to offer. -The website targeted theContinue reading “Website offering money to scholars for sex busted in UK”

Workers staging protests all over Europe against Austerity


    Workers in European Union are rebelling by carrying out a number of protests against the rising unemployment and austerity measures adoption. Organizers of the strike are asking the authorities to take back the austerity measures and tackle with the anxiety that is growing amongst its people. The Strikes may affect Spain, Greece, Italy,Continue reading “Workers staging protests all over Europe against Austerity”

Women at top business positions can contribute towards Global Economy as much as China and India


Women’s role as productive members of the society has always been underlined by numerous thinkers, scholars and gender equality activists. If we don’t diverge out attention towards the biased attitude of male co-workers with their female counterparts, we can focus our attention towards the role that women can play in global economy. Beth A. BrookeContinue reading “Women at top business positions can contribute towards Global Economy as much as China and India”

Pulitzer Center report indicates China’s attempt to lure back its intellectual capital to fuel its economic development in future


Looks like China has realized the relevance of their intellectual capital off late and now is going leaps and bounds to bring them back. According to the recent report by “Pulitzer Center On Crisis Reporting” many critical insights have been surfaced. China is giving this strategy of luring back its brain drain into the countryContinue reading “Pulitzer Center report indicates China’s attempt to lure back its intellectual capital to fuel its economic development in future”