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Dollar holds gains Canadian dollar, Mexican peso surge on NAFTA relief Unlocking the potential of technology Sothebys real estate arm to tap HNI buyers Do you want to meet a ghost? Here’s the US FCC’s Plan to Undo Its Own Net Neutrality Rules Eat a Bowl of Fresh Fruits Every Day to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes How Razer is bringing mechanical keyboards to everything Premature lambs kept alive in plastic bag womb Call for more championing of NZ’s PhD scheme

Dollar holds gains Canadian dollar, Mexican peso surge on NAFTA relief

LONDON, APRIL 27:   The dollar only held its gains against the Japanese yen on Thursday after US President Donald Trump’s tax plan offered no surprises,

Unlocking the potential of technology

Ethnographer and photographer Laura de Reynal has been documenting the work of organisations, such as Mozilla and One Laptop per Child who are helping communities

Sothebys real estate arm to tap HNI buyers

MUMBAI, APRIL 27:   Sotheby’s International Realty, the real estate arm of the auction house Sotheby’s, said it is expanding its presence in the domestic market

Do you want to meet a ghost?

Mary Moore stops in her kitchen, puts her hands on her hips and offers a story she hadn’t quite planned to tell about her historic

Here’s the US FCC’s Plan to Undo Its Own Net Neutrality Rules

Tech companies and Internet providers are poised for another dramatic showdown as the head of the Federal Communications Commission revealed a plan Wednesday for rolling

Eat a Bowl of Fresh Fruits Every Day to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes

ating fruits daily can cut the risk of diabetes by 12% Eating healthy meals everyday is the best thing you can do to reduce your

How Razer is bringing mechanical keyboards to everything

Razer is arguably best known for its gaming keyboards that have proven to be reliable and popular among professional gamers across the globe. A big

Premature lambs kept alive in plastic bag womb

Scientists have been able to keep premature lambs alive for weeks using an artificial womb that looks like a plastic bag. It provides everything the

Call for more championing of NZ’s PhD scheme

This is the argument laid out in New Zealand’s PhD tuition strategy for international students 2005-2015, a holistic analysis– a paper by the international director

Renovated Colonial Building Turned into a Charming Bar

Renovated Colonial Building Turned into a Charming Bar

In a mood for something Mexican? An unusual bar restaurant that carries the aura of the old colonial fortress? Romantic atmosphere and strong historical spirit enhanced by the smart usage of characteristic materials (wood, ceramics, and iron), and contemporary spin [...]

April 12, 2017 Home Deco
Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

Diets which cut out dairy food could be a “ticking time bomb” for young people’s bone health, a charity is warning. A National Osteoporosis Society survey found a fifth of under-25s are cutting out or reducing dairy in their diet. [...]

April 12, 2017 Health
UK wage growth after inflation almost disappears in three months to February

UK wage growth after inflation almost disappears in three months to February

British pay growth after accounting for inflation almost disappeared completely in the three months to February, the clearest evidence yet that households are feeling the strain of rising prices as Brexit negotiations begin. Workers’ total earnings including bonuses rose by [...]

April 12, 2017 Business
These women take care of health documentation for 22 villages in Maharashtra

These women take care of health documentation for 22 villages in Maharashtra

Unless we know what we are fighting, we don’t know what to fight it with. Data in India is problematic because there is either a lack of an adequate number of people for collection or a lack of means to [...]

April 11, 2017 Health
Malala receives highest UN honour to promote girls education

Malala receives highest UN honour to promote girls education

UNITED NATIONS, APR 11:   Men should not clip the “wings of women and let them fly”, Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai said as UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres designated her as the youngest-ever ‘Messenger of Peace’. “The role of men, fathers and [...]

April 11, 2017 Business
A SPRINGTIME OF HOPE FOR CATHOLIC EDUCATION

A SPRINGTIME OF HOPE FOR CATHOLIC EDUCATION

Recent announcements out of two Catholic colleges appear to provide both good news and bad news about the state of Catholic higher education. But even in the bad news, one can find reasons for hope. First, the good news. In [...]

April 11, 2017 Education
MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business

MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business

British businesses must crack down on excessive pay for bosses and improve boardroom diversity to restore public trust after scandals at Sports Direct and collapsed retailer BHS, MPs have warned. Among their wide-ranging recommendations, the MPs’ committee called for a [...]

April 5, 2017 Business
Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

Government Says No Proposal to Let Private Cars Share Rides for Fare

The government has said there is no proposal under its consideration to allow private car owners to share rides and charge fare, and no steps have been taken to evolve a regulatory mechanism over the same. “At present there is [...]

April 5, 2017 Technology
Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Irritation From Ill-Fitting Dentures May Lead to Cancer

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Irritation From Ill-Fitting Dentures May Lead to Cancer

April is celebrated as the World Oral Cancer Awareness month to educate people about the rise in global oral cancer cases. Statistics show that nearly one person loses life to oral cancer every day. “Of the people newly diagnosed with [...]

April 5, 2017 Health
Facebook Hands Swedish Prosecutors Footage in Gang Rape Case

Facebook Hands Swedish Prosecutors Footage in Gang Rape Case

Swedish prosecutors investigating a suspected gang rape and its broadcast via Facebook Live said on Friday they had received a copy of the footage from the US social media company. Prosecutors earlier this month charged two men with raping a [...]

April 1, 2017 Technology
5 tips for interior designers to maximise their business

5 tips for interior designers to maximise their business

In today’s fraught business scenario, where only a few interior designers are able to do the larger chunk of business comprising of 80% of prominent opportunities. At the same time, many other talented designers are unable to get access to [...]

April 1, 2017 Home Deco
Ayurvedic Drug Poisoning: Don’t Buy Drugs Blindly in Search of Natural Cures

Ayurvedic Drug Poisoning: Don’t Buy Drugs Blindly in Search of Natural Cures

The ancient Indian practice of medicine, known as Ayurveda, has long been credited as a great alternative treatment for various health problems. It makes use of different kinds of natural herbs and medicinal plants that are said to not have [...]

April 1, 2017 Health