Individuals with obesity are blatantly dehumanized

Obesity is now very common in most of developed countries. Around one third of US adults and one quarter of UK adults are now medically defined as having obesity. However, obesity is a complex medical condition driven by genetic, environmental and social factors. Previous research has suggested that people often hold stigmatizing and prejudiced views […]

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Australia Warns Srilanka About More Terror Attacks

Australia Warns: Terrorist likely to carry out more attacks on Srilanka Australia warned more terror attacks were “likely” in Sri Lanka, cautioning citizens against visiting the island nation following the Easter Sunday bombing that claimed 253 lives. “Terrorists are likely to carry out further attacks in Sri Lanka,” the foreign ministry warned in its latest […]

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Can’t Work With Pragya Thakur Unless She Apologises”: Muslim BJP Leader

Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh:  Pragya Singh Thakur, the BJP candidate for the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat, will not receive support from Muslim BJP leader Fatima Rasool Siddique unless she apologises for remarks that Ms Siddique says has hurt religious sentiments. An accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts, Pragya Singh Thakur is currently under investigation on charges […]

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India’s Film Won Best Movie Oscar Award 2019

Oscars 2019: India-set Period. End of Sentence makes history, wins Best Documentary Short Subject Period. End of Sentence., a documentary that tackles the stigma around menstruation in rural India, has won the Best Documentary Short Subject at the 91st Academy Awards. The film has been co-produced by Guneet Monga and directed by 25-year-old Rayka Zehtabchi. […]

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GST on Home

Now You Have to Give 5% GST on Your Home The Group of Ministers (GoM) has cleared a proposal to reduce GST on under-construction residential properties to 5%, from the current 12 percent. The panel of state ministers favoured lowering GST on under-construction residential properties to 5 per cent. The Group of Ministers chaired by […]

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