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Value of Antiques

People are more passionate towards antiques and demand for such high quality pieces are ever increasing. The value of an item cannot be determined easily by an ordinary person and it needs the help of an expert in the respective field. The condition of the item is of utmost importance and the market for the item has to be considered. The location and availability of item is always under question and the uniqueness of the antiques plays the key role in determining the price value of it. All the factors are interrelated and should be considered effectively.

Antiques within the Frame Work of Context

The value of the antiques may differ according to the place where you exhibit and will be different at auction and retail stores. The wholesale values may not be the same with retail and an auctioneer naturally deals with the auction market. But in retail shops, the emphasis will be given to the retail value so that you can find that often the prices of antiques are at higher rates in retail stores. Quite often, the context is the determining factor that will take the crucial step to decide the value of your antiques.

Why to Shop Antiques from Antiques Roadshow

A sense of wonder and deep insight to the past that helps to evaluate the present, this is what you gain from antiques road show. We may not spend time to analyze the past and understand the people who gave their efforts to make timeless objects. On public television, the antiques road show is the most popular primetime series that tapped great resources from more than 66 cities and 100 road trips. To cultivate a material culture, to sharpen critical thinking and observational skills, the show is of great help. Here you can find valuable and world class antiques at reasonable rates and will be the right platform to showcase your products.

Tips for Right Antiques Sale

When the great antiques roadshow comes to your city, get ready with your valuable possession so that you don’t miss a wonderful chance for a free appraisal. If you get a ticket to the show, now you have to be careful in choosing the antiques. To receive more attention, old and unusual items may help. Whatever be the piece you to select to exhibit, get it safely from home to the show. When you can land up with your most valuable possession into the show, the right sale is often a bonus that follows you soon.

Antiques Appraisal Program

The antiques appraisal program bring an idea about how much the possessions are worth and helps to decide the real value of any such pieces. Antiquing is now a popular hobby among the people that gained importance recently. The antiques road show is the most popular program that features every type of old items with higher historical values. Here you can discover how an antique item can reach different parts of the world. The program traced the roots of every item being displayed and provides valuable information on what is a “legitimate” antique and how to find out the fake antiques.


Mtech Admission 2011

 M.Tech Admission 2011 IIT  Roorkee

 Notification & Important dates:

 You can download the application form from March 21 onwards from the respective website. The request for issue of application form should reach the PG admission office on or before April 2011(thursday). The last date to reach the filled application form at admission office is 21st april,2011.

    * May 13, 2011 (Friday)is the last date for dispatch of letters for Written Test/Interview/Counselling
    * Written Test /Interview will be held on June 05, 2011 (Sunday)
    * Counselling for  the  PG admission will be during June 05-07, 2011 (Sunday-Tuesday)

Registration date :July 18, 2011 (Monday)

PG Classes commences on July 25, 2011 (Monday)

Mtech courses in IIT roorkee:
1. Civil Engineering (CE)

2. Chemical Engineering (CH)

3. Ceramic Engineering (CR)

4. Computer Science & Engineering (CS)

5.Chemistry (CY)

6. Electronics & Communication Engineering (EC)

7. Electrical Engineering (EE)

8. Humanities and Social Sciences (HS)
9. Industrial Design (ID)

10. Life Sciences (LS)
11. Mechanical Engineering (ME)

12. Mathematics (MA)

13. Metallurgical & Materials Engineering (MM)

14. Mining Engineering (MN)

Admission to all the above courses will be through GATE Score merit list.


 Mtech admission in Deemed Universities

 For those who didn’t qualify GATE exam, it would be a better choice to look out for deemed universities. With the advent of technology and superior improvements in the educational field, everyone would get a chance to study their topics of interest through self-financing and deemed universities.

If you are looking for Mtech admission without GATE or If you are looking for universities that offer diverse Mtech courses, deemed universities would be a better platform.

Here is a list of deemed universities according to the order of priority:

1.  Indian Institute Of Science  – Bangalore, Karnataka

2.   BITS  Pilani  – Pilani, Rajasthan

3.   Jamia Hamdard   – New Delhi                                                                                      

4.    International Institute Of Information Technology  – Bangalore, Karnataka

 5.   Institute Of Chemical Technology   – Matunga, Maharashtra

 6.    Indian School of Mines      –  Dhanbad, Jharkhand

7.    BITS Mesra  –   Mesra, Jharkhand

8.     Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham – Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

9.     Thapar Institute Of Engineering & Technology – Patiala, Punjab

10.   Indian Institute Of Information Technology  – Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh

11.   Gandhi Institute Of Technology & Management  – Vizag, Andhra Pradesh

12.  North Eastern Regional Institute Of Science & Technology   – Itanagar,Arunachal Pradesh


Deemed universities in Tamil Nadu

1. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham   – Coimbatore, Ettimadai

2. Vellore Institute Of Technology  – Vellore

3. Tamil Nadu2411Sathybama Institute Of Science & Technlogy – Chennai

4. Hindustan Institute Of Technology & Science – Pandur

5. B S Atdur Rahman Institute Of Scicen & Technology – Kancheepuram

6. Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy – Thanjavur

7. SRM Institute Of Science & Technology – Chennai

8. Karunya Institute of Science & Technology – Coimbatore

Deemed Universities in Karnataka

1. Indian Institute Of Science – Bangalore, Karnataka

2. International Institute Of Information Technology  – Bangalore

3. Nitte Unviversity – Mangalore

Mtech Admission in Central Universities

Central universities are known for its excellence in every field of education. Hence don’t be disappointed if you didn’t get PG admission in IIT’s. You can try for Mtech courses in central universities that offer superior features including faculty and infrastructure.

It is a good chance for those who are trying for Mtech without GATE. Here is a list of centralized universities that offer Mtech programs.

1. Aligarh Muslim University

2. Banaras Hindu University

3. Hyderabad University, Hyderabad

4. University of Delhi

5. Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar

6. Jawaharlal Nehru University

7. Jamia Millia Islamia

8. Pondicherry University

9. Tezpur University

10. UPES dehradun



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The Diet that hugs your Figure

weightloss dietIs there is any magical diet that will make you adorable? It may sound crazy, but there is something you need to believe and it is all about the wonders of a diet that will fulfill your dreams about a great figure. But different people react to a specific type of diet in different way and hence the nature of body determines which diet to be selected. If you are overweight, you can definitely loss weight and reach to the desired state of body easily if you have the real determination.

For a perfect figure, you need a well-planned diet that supplies adequate calories to your body. You need to start your day with a healthy breakfast. To stabilize your energy levels and high metabolic rate, breakfast is the perfect option. You need to switch to 1% or skim milk from whole milk. Your breakfast should consist of whole grains, fruits and vegetables. It will be the correct source of essential nutrients and vitamins needed to make the body fit and healthy.

diet plan for fat loss

Drink more water and try to drink at least 2 liters of water a day. Carbonated drinks and juices should be eliminated from your diet and if you are particularly fond of such drinks go for less calorie options. Make your diet balanced by dividing it into 4 parts- the meal should contain ½ portion vegetables, ¼ portion meat and ¼ portion starchy products. Eat the vegetable portion first from the meal.

Whenever you feel hungry, drink a glass of water before you eat anything. This would reduce the chances of overeating and hence overweight. When you eat, take ample time and chew the food properly. You need to follow a perfect exercise routine along with the diet to fasten the weight reduction process and to make you healthy and attractive.

58th National Film Awards Announced

Best director vetrimaaran for the Tamil filmAdukalam“.The tamil film “Adukalam” bagged handful of awards in the national film awards for best direction, best actor and best editing.

Best Actor award given to Dhanush for the tamil film Adukalam and  Salim kumar for the malayalam film “Adaminte makan abu”.The malayalam film “Adaminte makan abu” got the national awards for the best film, best actor and best cameraman.

The best cameraman award is bagged by Madhu Ambat for the film “Adaminte makan abu”.

The best actress                 :   1.  Mitalee Jagtat Varadhar for a Marathi film

2.  Saranya  ( Tamil film)

Best supporting actor     :   J.Thampi Ramayya for Tamil film Mynaa

Best supporting actress :    Sukumari for the film nannagramam

Best production design :     Sabu Cyril for the film “Enthiran

Best Editing                        :      Kishore  for the tamil film “Adukalam”

Best costume designer  :      Indrance Jayan (Tamil film)

Best choreography         :       Dinesh kumar (Adukalam)

Best Marathi film             :     Mana Ayi Vacha

Special jury award          :     Mi Sindhutai Satkal

Best Assamese film         :     Jetuka Patar Dare

Diet for the Muscular Personality you crave

You can find body building diet information almost everywhere. But how can you select the perfect diet to build the muscular body? Choosing a right diet plan is crucial to reach your dream goal of rifted physique. The muscular personality you wish to achieve is related with your physical appearance and needs a strategic plan to reach the desired state. You may come across many of the diet plan in the market that lacks a solid scientific basis. If you go for such plans, it would be harmful to your overall health and physique.

Building a lean and muscular body requires a proper exercise program, patience and an excellent muscle building diet. Your diet plan should include considerable amount of proteins and have to reduce the amount of carbohydrates gradually. Proteins must be the essential part of your diet and is abundantly available in raw nuts, beans, seeds, soy beans, sprouts and protein supplements. It acts as the major building block of muscles, flesh, heart and bones.

The diet should be supplemented with fruits, vegetables, whole grains and natural fats. These are the nutrient pools for your body and helps in building bigger muscles. This would keep you more satiated and full.

For physical activity and muscular work, carbohydrates are necessary for the body. Natural sugars and starches come under this category. The correct ratio of proteins, carbs and fat has to be maintained in every meal.

You need to eat more and more, but eat only healthy food. When you eat with the purpose of muscle building, it is true that it would build up fats, but eventually your body will shed off the fat through exercise and training leading to a strong muscle state. A great diet plan will definitely augment with your efforts for an impressive muscular personality.

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