The Panama Papers: Here’s What We Know

The Panama Papers are an unprecedented leak of 11.5m files from the database of the world’s fourth biggest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. The records were obtained from an anonymous source by the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, which shared them with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ). The ICIJ then shared them with a large network of international partners, including the Guardian and the BBC. A group of global news organizations published articles this week based on a trove of leaked confidential documents from a law firm in Panama. They exposed how some of the world’s most powerful people were said to have used offshore bank accounts to conceal their wealth or avoid taxes. The documents, known as the Panama Papers, named international politicians, business leaders and celebrities in a web of unseemly financial transactions,…
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How to determine Golden Ratio – 1.618 ?

Golden Ratio                      The golden ratio (symbol is the Greek letter "phi" shown at left) is a special number approximately equal to 1.618It appears many times in geometry, art, architecture and other areas.   The Idea Behind It We find the golden ratio when we divide a line into two parts so that: the whole length divided by the long part is also equal to the long part divided by the short part Beauty   This rectangle has been made using the Golden Ratio, Looks like a typical frame for a painting, doesn't it? Some artists and architects believe the Golden Ratio makes the most pleasing and beautiful shape. Do you think it is the "most pleasing rectangle"? Maybe you do or don't, that is up to you! Many buildings and artworks have the Golden Ratio…
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CHENNAI: Harish IPS officer, Age 32, found dead in officer’s mess

Harish IPS death : The death of the 2009-batch officer in the rank of additional superintendent of police with the directorate of vigilance and anti-corruption came as a shock to many as his wedding was arranged for next month. Soon after the news of Harish IPS death, there were outbursts in social media about the way young officers are handled by seniors. Sources said Harish IPS was depressed and had taken to drinking owing to personal reasons. The last straw was denial of promotion on grounds that he had not cleared the mandatory Tamil proficiency test for officers. Local police said the cause of death was yet to be ascertained. The body was sent to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) for post-mortem. A native of Karnataka, the Tamil Nadu cadre officer was transferred from Madurai…
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BIOGRAPHY OF DR.B.R.AMBEDKAR

Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar Alternate name           :     Baba Saheb Date of birth               :     April 14, 1891 Place of birth              :     Mhow, Central Provinces, India Date of death              :     December 6, 1956 Place of death             :     Delhi, India Movement                  :     Dalit Buddhist movement Education                    :     London School of Economics (1922) London School of Economics (1916 – 1917) Columbia University (1913 – 1915) Elphinstone College (1908 – 1912) University of London Major Organisations  :     Independent Labour Party, Scheduled Castes Federation, Republican Party of India Religion                       :     Buddhism Awards                        :     1990 - Bharat Ratna  Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (April 14, 1891 — December 6, 1956), also known as Babasaheb, was an Indian nationalist, jurist, Dalit political leader…
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