Author: Mahima Sharma

Dengue Vaccine Might Instead Trigger More Cases: New Study

Reading Time: 5 minutesAt times antibodies turn a double-agent. The theory adds that the antibodies attach themselves to viruses, like that of dengue, to make the infection more severe. And many times, such an infection can be life-threatening, points out Mahima, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. My doctor tells me that globally all medical specialists […]

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How to Secure Online Data in the Wake of Facebook Data-Leak Scandal

Reading Time: 4 minutesIn the backdrop of the Facebook data leak scandal in the United States during Trump’s election, Mahima tells us how she has been securing her data since a long time now, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths.  Are you one of those who was simply browsing a product or brand on Google or […]

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Sculpt for Delhi: A Captivating Display of Public Art

Reading Time: 3 minutesMahima interacts with Neeraj Gupta and tells us the virtues of public art, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. All those who have visited the Lodhi Gardens, India Habitat Centre, India International Centre, and lately even in the subways at Connaught Place plus other places in New Delhi, you all have admired sculptures […]

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Will Palm Vein Patterns become the New Identification?

Reading Time: 3 minutesA new identification technology based on palm vein recognition has been developed by a former army officer. Mahima finds out more about this innovative approach, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. A Dynamic Identification System (DID) has been developed by Col (Retd.) Sanjeev Kaul, who is a retired army officer and security technologist. […]

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A Life Coach Reveals the Secrets of Happiness

Reading Time: 5 minutesIn spite of high-stress levels at work, Rachana Gupta rarely experienced Monday blues. People around her were intrigued. But, over a period of time fancy designations, income, awards, none of it made her happy anymore. A strong urge to share the secrets of happiness inspired her to bid adieu to a corporate career. Mahima picks […]

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How to Restart your Career?

Reading Time: 4 minutesMahima shares some practical tips that helped her not only to resume work after a break but also switch to her passion as work, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. Getting back to work after a break can be a daunting prospect. My own questions were the same as yours: Where do I […]

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Mothering A Muslim by Nazia Erum Bares the Ugly Fangs of Social Reality in Contemporary India

Reading Time: 5 minutesMahima discusses Nazia Erum’s best seller ‘Mothering A Muslim’ with the author’s take as well as reader’s reviews from across the world, in the weekly column, exclusively for Different Truths. Nazia Erum, the author of Mothering A Muslim, and I connect back to the days last year when she was one of the few among her […]

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Top 10 Outstanding Indian Short Films of 2017

Reading Time: 6 minutesWith the growing influence of the digital media, expanding wingspan of the Internet and very less time at the hands of the modern film viewer, short films are increasingly attracting more eyeballs. Mahima lists the 10 outstanding films that you must watch, as Special Feature, exclusively for Different Truths. Short films, the new-age cinema of and for those […]

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Embrace the Spirit of Travel when you cannot get Away!

Reading Time: 4 minutesTravel is a state of mind, other than the journey. Mahima tells us how she was bitten by the travel bug. She tells us how to prepare for a getaway, in the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths.  There have been times when I have over-burdened myself with work and responsibilities. And then came the […]

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Meera Shenoy of Youth4jobs wins National Award for Placing Disabled Youth in Job

Reading Time: 7 minutesIn India, people with disabilities are either looked-down upon, seen with sympathy or made fun of. Rarely people go beyond these actions. Mahima, in the weekly column, interviews Meera Shenoy, Founder of Youth4Jobs Foundation that is changing lives of disabled youth by making them self-reliant. A Different Truths exclusive.  What do you see, when you […]

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