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  1. Holiday in north America

    I have visited California, and felt safe there at all times. I would recommend it.
  2. Why cancer strikes more women than men in India Soutik BiswasIndia correspondent 28 March 2018 Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Image copyrightAFP Image captionCancers in women have a higher chance of survival For oncologists worldwide, India can look like a puzzling outlier when it comes to cancer. For one, despite reporting more than 1.5 million new cases every year, India's cancer rate remains lower than, say, the economically advanced US. That's about 100 cases per 100,000 people compared with 300 in the US. This may be easier to explain: Indians are a vastly younger people and as people get older, the chances of getting cancer get higher. But survival rates are poor - barely a third of patients survive beyond five years or more after being diagnosed with the disease. What is more difficult to explain is why more women in India are diagnosed with cancer than men, according to a new study published in The Lancet Oncology. Men report a 25% higher incidence of cancer than women all over the world, but India bucks this trend. Sharp rise Having said that, more men die of cancer in India than women. But that is because breast, cervical, ovarian and uterine cancer, that account for more than 70% of the cancers in women in India, allow higher chances of survival on treatment. Indian men suffer largely from lung or oral cancer - both related to smoking and ingesting tobacco - which are more virulent with lower survival rates. Breast cancer is now the most common cancer among women in India, accounting for 27% of all cancers among women. Oncologists say there has been a sharp uptick in cases in the last six years. At 45-50 years, the peak age of onset of breast - and ovarian cancer - in India appears to be a decade younger than the peak age (above 60 years) in high-income countries. This could be due to genetic and environmental factors. Image copyrightAFP Image captionBreast, cervical, ovarian and uterine cancer account for more than 70% of the cancers in women in India Full article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-43539369
  3. Punjabi Buddhists

    How many are there? When I was at Uni, there was a British Indian with surname Chahal. He said his family was from Delhi, and they were all Buddhist
  4. State of the UK - Is it safe?

    So in the past, White Europeans were worse. But tell me, is it whites or non-whites responsible for example, for most of the gun and knife crime in the UK?
  5. India

    Maybe it was just meant as non-religious jewellery then
  6. India

    Was it a silver or gold kara?
  7. India

    Basics of Sikhs? Why were they kicked out?
  8. India

    Clean, yes. You are right, what I meant is they have made it look too modern, taken away rustic character
  9. London to Patna Sahib

    No, sorry, I meant airport to Bal Leela and Gurdwara Harmandir Sahib Patna.
  10. India

    I have just returned from India. We stayed in Delhi, Patna and Amritsar. Observations: - Many non-Sikh men wear karas, especially in Delhi, and quite a lot in Patna too. I think this is a 'fashion' thing, but probably shows favourable feelings of brotherhood from Hindus. - Something new I had not seen before - punjabi males wearing karas with their names on it. Found this strange. - Unfortunately, obesity is increasing even in the elderly village populations and many elderly women walking around with waddling gait due to hip problems. For obesity, the city Sikhs are even worse - normal weight is definitely the exception not the norm. - City Sikh females cannot be distinguished from their hindu counterparts. - The area around Harmandir Sahib has been over-sanitised and takes away a lot of the uniqueness of going there.
  11. London to Patna Sahib

    I have just returned from India. Flight from Delhi to Patna is quick and the airport in Patna is only 20-30 mins from airport.
  12. http:///www.bbc.com/news/amp/uk-england-manchester-43534672 mods please feel free to move to the Media section. knife possession/use does not mean as much punishment in the U.K. Compared with guns. What if these types of incidents increase? The lawmakers and public might start to say Sikhs should not be allowed to wear Kirpan as Sikhs might wrongly use them. Are there any steps we can take to safeguard our community from this?
  13. Just watched a programme on BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05x9kfp on moped gang crime in London I learned some important messages, which I think we should all be aware of: They will go for easiest targets (obviously), including anyone at pedestrian crossing, anyone on footpath - anyone who is visibly using their phone, especially of wearing headphones (because these will be less aware of their surroundings). They will target bags which do not seem fully secured to their owners Always keep your phone in pocket when in public place. Don't think that if you are in a busy public street in London they cannot target you - if anything, this makes it easier for them when they want to run away.