Soumick Pradhan

14 Added | 1 Magazine | 92 Likes | 1 Following | @SoumickPradhan | Keep up with Soumick Pradhan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Soumick Pradhan”

Vyapam Scam: 4 Crude Cheating Methods That Covered All Budgets

<b>Bhopal:</b> The Vyapam scam that has escalated into a formidable opponent for Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was not a swindle underpinned with …

The other lesson from the Vyapam scam

Public attention has quite rightly been focused on the series of mysterious deaths of those involved in what has come to be known as the Vyapam scam. …

India

Vyapam: India's deadly medical school exam scandal

<b>A medical school admission examinations scandal in India has turned into a veritable whodunit with thousands of arrests, mysterious deaths and the suspected involvement of top politicians and bureaucrats. Soutik Biswas travelled to Madhya Pradesh to investigate.</b><p>The call came late in the afternoon …

India

Maharashtra Chikki Scam: 2 Labs Find Samples Unadulterated and Fit for Consumption

<b>Mumbai:</b> Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde has got some reprieve as the snack supplied to Ahmednagar district schools has been found unadulterated …

Vyapam scam: AIIMS refuses to accept Aaj Tak journalist Akshay's viscera sample

In a shocking development, AIIMS has refused to accept the viscera sample of Aaj Tak journalist Akshay Singh who dies while investigating the Vyapam …

Bollywood

Where is Google taking us?

Tim Adams was invited to hang out at Google’s California HQ, where some of the world’s brightest minds are working on innovations, such as driverless cars, that will transform our lives. But is society ready to go along for the ride?<p>Whatever happened to wonder? The most unnerving thing about …

Top Gear

Greece on course to miss crucial debt repayment

Talk of a last-minute deal look over-optimistic as Greece hours away from becoming the first developed nation to default on IMF<p>Greece is on course to miss a crucial debt repayment, amid a bitter row with creditors about who is to blame for the breakdown in talks on its eurozone future.<p>After five …

Europe

In-depth study: The Emergency situation in India and its effects on people

The Emergency declared on June 26 affected the lives of millions of Indians and plunged the western press into controversy. The changes have, in many …

10 Ways to Stay Motivated During Your First Job

It’s hard to believe it was almost a year ago when I wrote, “Fears of A New Graduate.” It’s not hard to believe that, even back then, I knew one of …

Employment

Indians on social media mock Bobby Jindal candidacy

As a rising power, India is obsessed with its image in the world, so the announcement of the first U.S. presidential candidate with Indian roots figured to create a stir.<p>It probably wasn’t the kind Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal wanted.<p>Indians on Thursday roundly mocked Jindal’s campaign kickoff …

Guns

Google, Apple, Microsoft and Mozilla team up to create faster browsers

Engineers at Google, Apple, Microsoft and Mozilla are partnering to create WebAssembly (a.k.a wasm), a bytecode for use in the browsers of the future that promises up to 20 times faster performance.<p>WebAssembly is a project to create a new bytecode (a machine-readable instruction set that’s quicker …

When You Pour Coca-Cola Over Molten Lead, Something Amazing Happens

A work of art in a frying pan<p>We all know what happens when you mix Coke with Mentos, but no one—not even the scientist behind the experiment—saw this result coming.<p>While reluctantly testing out a small portable stove meant for camping, YouTube user TAOFLEDERMAUS hypothesized that the soda would …

Google Fights Amazon's Silver Bullet With Free Android Apps

Heading into the new Google Play Store section for Family Friendly apps (which launched last week and there’s more in Forbes’ Android Circuit news digest) and you’ll find a curious banner. It’s for ‘Free App Of The Week‘, a new program that has launched alongside the Family Friendly section.<p>This …

Apps