Tag Archives: Fear

‘Fear and paranoia’: How Vietnam controls its media

Nguyen Hang* remembers her first day as a “news assistant” in 2008 for an international publication in┬áVietnam. She was asked to attend a meeting with the police who asked her to sign on a paper affirming that her new job was to protect the country. “I never thought that piece of paper would follow me around,” Hang told Al Jazeera. ... Read More »

How to help your kids overcome fear of exams

Competitions among students to excel in studies or sports and other activities is ever rising. In the race to attain new heights, to be better than the rest or to be the best, students face a big challenge to perform well during exams. Most kids suffer from anxiety and fear of exams. Study time is extended due to the vast ... Read More »

Fear Of CBI ‘Bizarre’, Apply Wisdom In Funding Bad Loans: Panel To Banks

New Delhi: Finding banks working under the fear of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) as “bizarre”, a Parliamentary panel has asked lenders to take a decision on financing of stressed assets as per their “own wisdom” and on the basis of the project’s viability. Finding that total non-performing assets (NPAs) of Rs 2.6 lakh crore ... Read More »

Fear of Losing Jobs Recedes in India, Says Survey

Seventeen per cent of Indian employees fear about losing their jobs. This is the finding of a survey by global human resource consulting firm Randstad conducted during the December quarter. In the September survey, 23 per cent of employees had expressed fear about job security. The survey also revealed positive sentiment among Indian employers for 2016: A staggering 90 per ... Read More »