News is the communication of selected information on current events which is presented by print, broadcast, Internet, or word of mouth to a third-party or mass audience. One man claims that the English word "news" developed in the 14th century as a special use of the plural form of "new". In Middle English, the equivalent word was newes, like the French nouvelles and the German neues. Similar developments are found in the Slavic languages – the Czech and Slovak noviny , the cognate Polish nowiny and Russian novosti – and in the Celtic languages: the Welsh newyddion (from newydd) and the Cornish nowodhow (from nowydh). Before the invention of newspapers in the early 17th century, official government bulletins and edicts were circulated at times in some centralized empires. The first documented use of an organized courier service for the diffusion of written documents is in Egypt, where Pharaohs used couriers for the diffusion of their decrees in the territory of the...
The Aam Aadmi Party made tall claims of brooming out all the corruption from our political system and I had all my hopes fixed that finally a party has come forward that will bring some positive change. However, in the last couple of days it has more »
Neeky Albert posted the Blog
on Nov 22, 2013 , 01:08 pm
What Happens to Your Brain When You Eat Junk Food (And Why We Crave It)............
In 1995, Taco Bell changed its menu.The fast food chain added a new “Border Lights” option, which offered low-fat and low-calorie versions of tacos, burritos, and other Tex-Mex delights. The company expected the healthy alternatives to attract more customers. The CEO even claimed that the new menu would provide a $5 billion opportunity in the next ten years.Instead, the Border Lights menu proceeded to lose $100 million dollars. Customers weren’t interested in buying the new options, and th more »
Swapnil Bipin Pande updated the Blog
on Nov 20, 2013 , 09:47 am
Maven : Adieu Master
Once upon a time, in a Jungle filled with mysteries, there lived several Prides. Prides boasting of Lions with Power, Courage and Might. Other animals were suppressed more so due to their acceptance of slavery. But there was one Pride which lacked everything. Angola Pride had Lions who were dismayed and distressed by others. One rule of the jungle was, every prey challenged a more »