The Biggest Risk to Your House This Winter

With temperatures (finally!) dropping, many of us crank up the heat at home—but a higher electrical bill isn’t the only danger we face. Wintertime is the prime season for house fires: Half of all conflagrations occur in the months of December, January, and February, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Theaverage household can expect five fires… Read More »

ICHR has 6 special research projects in hand

The Indian Council for Historical Research (ICHR) is carrying out six special research projects including compilation of a ‘Dictionary of Martyrs: India’s Freedom Struggle’, which began in 2009 and is expected to be completed by this December end.  In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Smriti… Read More »

Financial help

Ascholarship for students from India was recently announced by the New College of the Humanities (NCH) based in London. Founded in 2011 by British philosopher AC Grayling, the college offers a liberal arts-inspired undergraduate curriculum through one-to-one tutorials and small group teaching. In September 2015, the college’s first graduates achieved final degree results. The ‘Professor… Read More »