Re-Integrate Creativity into Your Life

We have a wrong notion that very few people are capable of unleashing a steady flow of creative genius. In fact, creativity is like our muscles. If we do regular physical exercises, our muscles develop and give us strength. Likewise, if we keep exercising creative thinking, our creative skill will be amazingly sharpened. On the other hand, if we don’t practice creative thinking, our creative ability...

Private High English Schools Contributing Quality Education

In Manipur, Government recognized private English High Schools (particularly the Missionary) are producing till date quality students much more than their Government counterparts. Some major factors responsible for the academic achievements are: (a) integration of nursery and kindergarten classes to educational structure or ladder; (b) effective school organization and administration; (c) strict enforcement...

Retail Management And The Career Opportunity

What is Retail Management? People generally know what business management is. However, in the North-East Region, there is a slight confusion when one comes across the word—“Retail Management”. In real term, retail is the breaking of bulk into units. For example, it is the breaking of 500 Puma T-shirts into 100 each which is pushed into 5 retail outlets of the brand. Retail is the interface or...

Manage Your Time To Live a Better Life

If you want progress in life and if you want to live a better organized life, you have to manage your time effectively. Time Management is an important key to a successful life. These days our life is becoming more and more hectic. We have to do so many things and we don’t get enough time for all this. We all have got only twenty four hours a day. For some twenty fours may be too much. But for many...

Impossible Can Be Made Possible

The most common hindrance in goal setting is the word ‘Impossible.’ Many people give up hopes thinking, ‘I can’t do this,’ ‘It’s too difficult,’ ‘It’s impossible,’ ‘No one can do this,’ so on and so forth. In spite of such limiting thoughts, however, most of us continue to dream big dreams. At some point of time in our life, we all have dreamed of being somebody special, somebody...

RTE Act: Imperiling Public Education

Most private schools are not elite at all, contrary to public perception, and the Right to Education Act will let them run amok at the expense of the public education system, writes E S Ramamurthy. The economics of owning and running a Ration Shop, the familiar name for the outlets in our Public Distribution System (PDS), are such that under normal business terms, the shop-owner could never make a...

You Can Change The Whole World

Have you ever thought of changing the whole world and you don’t know how? If so, here is a way, a very simple way. Don’t imagine too far. And don’t think I’m kidding. It’s within your reach.  Now listen carefully. If you want to change the whole world, you have to simply change yourself. If you change yourself, the whole world will change itself. You might be silently talking to yourself...

How To Develop Your Will Power

Will Power has to do something with our inner power that requires inner control and inner discipline. Suppose you want to do something today and you have done it successfully. Your Will Power is working in your favor. But if you procrastinate till other time like tomorrow or day after tomorrow, then something is wrong with your Will Power. Suppose you are a smoker and you want to quit. The moment you...

Bring Innovation To Your Life

The power of innovation is a talent that everyone possesses. Yet so many people think that they don’t have such talent. Have you ever wondered at someone’s creative ability and wish you too had it?  Well, cheer yourself up! To be honest, everyone is born creative. Only thing is most of us don’t harness it. But don’t worry. It just takes time. You too can create and innovate. The crayon boxes...

National Science Day

Today is the National Science Day. It is a day of immense national importance celebrated to commemorate the invention of the famous Raman Effect by Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman (CV Raman). It was on the 28th of February 1928 that the great Indian physicist Sir CV Raman discovered Raman Effect while working in the laboratory of the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata. He discovered...

‘Tangkhul’ In CBSE Syllabus From This Year

UKHRUL, Feb 22: In a significant development the Tangkhul language has been included in the syllabus of CBSE with effect from the current year. The joint secretary of Tangkhul Literature Society (TLS) Mark Chiphang in a release said Tangkhul language which is now placed in the CBSE status for the first time in the whole of the tribal language in North East region is indeed an astonishing achievement...

State Likely To Lose Hindi Teachers’ Posts

IMPHAL, Feb 18: On account of mismanagement or misuse of the fund sanctioned by the Government of India for recruitment of Hindi teachers in the State, the Government of India is unlikely to sanction any more posts for Hindi teachers. Under a special scheme, the Government of India sanctioned certain number of Hindi teachers for a period of five years in States which do not speak Hindi with a view...

Manipur Tops In Opting For Private Schools

Government school at Hongman village, Senapati district. The picture gets clearer. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 11 : With 66.1 per cent of the total children between 6 and 14 years going to private schools, Manipur ranks first in the whole country in terms of sending children to private schools. Provisional account of the Annual Status of Education Report (Rural) 2010, better known as ASER...