My Best Holiday

When I decided to visit North-East of India in Apr 09, I had a lot of apprehensions in my mind due to our pre-conceived notification arising out of adverse media reports about North East. Yet I was so determined to visit as I felt that it was a god sent opportunity. To add fuel to…

What Skills Are Required To Be A Good Translator?

These days, people all across the globe generally believe that translation is just the involuntary substitution of languages, and therefore anybody can be a translator if she or he knows a foreign language. This perception is completely wrong, just having a good knowledge of foreign languages does not give any 100% assurance that a translation…

Hair Loss in Women – A Big Problem

Hair loss or baldness is something women always worry about. However, if this problem occurs at young age, it perturbs in a catastrophic way. But before finding any solution to the problem of hair loss, it is eminent that you must beware about the root causes. Some of the scientifically proven causes of hair loss…

Fast Food Delivery

Moving to a new house can be very stressful. As personal possessions may be in several boxes, unpacking them can take a long time. Upon moving in, there may be some rooms in the house which are not usable. A bathroom may not have a fully working shower and a new bath might have to…

Overcoming Frustration with Technology

For whatever reason, when we get a new boost in productivity, whether that be from a tool, technology or technique … we quickly forget how much more efficient it's made us. It's human nature. It's like the commuter who gets angry about how bad traffic is, but gadgets what a pain it was to wait…

Catching Birds

Every morning we prop the door open with a chair to let the cat go in and out for a couple of hours. We call this her exercise time and she is usually in and asleep under the bed before I remember to close the door. A couple of days ago, a very small bird…

Golf Shirt or Polo Shirt: What’s The Difference?

The golf shirts on the market today feature a roomier chest, bigger arm holes, longer sleeves just to the elbow and an extended shirt tail. The oversized features allow freedom of motion during the golf swing. The climate cool material is made of 100% polyester that will keep you cool on those hot and humid…

Denotation And Connotation

Denotative meaning depends on the culture of the people while connotative meaning is universal. Denotative meaning is the true meaning of a word. For example, the word, kill – to quench something. Connotative meaning is the meaning of a word taking the context into consideration. For example, the ship is at the bank. This couldn’t…

How to Discover the Truth About Fracking

Chris Faulkner presents a fascinating look at fracking in his new book " The Fracking Truth: America's Energy Revolution – The Inside, Untold Story ." Faulkner's main assumption is that fracking technology provides a means for America to solve its energy problem with less risk and great gain. The United Kingdom has taken the lead…

History of Austin Healey Automobiles

In 1952 the Earl's Court Motor Show served as the birthplace of the Austin-Healey automobile company. It was there that Leonard Lord owner of the Austin Motor Company discovered Donald Healey and the Healey 100. Lord, desperately seeking to find a sports car to compete with Jaguar and Triumph, fell in love with the Healey…

Juicy Babies

I normally do not begin an article with a caveat, but I'm making an exception this time. If you have a weak stomach, are feeling nauseous, do not like gross stuff, have recently eaten something or something like you do not take into risk, quit while you are ahead. If you continue on either because…