AOC Ocasio-Cortez Takes Nana Pelosi For A Ride
Via Ben Garrison
Film On Former Indian Prime Minister Stirs Up A Hornet’s Nest
Former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh spent one of the longest tenures in the office and brought about several major economic reforms during his time. But critics say a new Bollywood biopic before a general election reduces him to a political caricature.
Have A Messy Desk? A Cluttered House? Consult A Guru
My house in Kolkata, India, is always a mess. Articles like a comb, a book, a newspaper, or a plastic lunch box (my daughter’s), or unfolded laundry (the whole family's) always stake their claim on beds and tables. When we hear of a likely visit by a guest, we start to stress. Who wants their house to be perceived as a pigsty?
Work Out During Work Hours, Experts Say
We all know we need exercise.
SCOTUS: Is RBG Unfit To Serve?
By Ben Garrison
Facebook Pulls Content Posted By Russian News Agency
Facebook removed hundreds of pages on Thursday it said masqueraded as independent news sites in eastern Europe and elsewhere but were actually run by employees at Russian state-owned news agency Sputnik.
Scientists Propose Diet That Cuts Meat And Sugar To Half
An international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food production to minimize further damage to the environment.
Concern Over Coffee Cultivation As Wild Plants At Risk
The first full assessment of risks to the world's coffee plants shows that 60 percent of 124 known species are on the edge of extinction.
In A Tech-Obsessed World, An Hour Of Detox Is Crucial
If you have been having trouble achieving tasks planned for the day and you feel stressed out even as you check your email frequently, keep up with social media posts and online chats with colleagues, maybe you need a brief tech detox. You are not alone.
When Is The Right Time To Have One’s First Sexual Experience?
There are young folks who crave their first sexual experience sooner rather than later not only out of curiosity and desire, but also out of an urge to boast to their friends of their “achievement.”
Gillette's New-Age Ad Is Progressive, But Will It Work?
Gillette's newest social media advertisement doesn’t show shaving, or beards or personal hygiene; it sings praises of new-age manhood – the kind of manhood that shies away from aggressive behaviour and demeaning attitudes toward women.
Rare Calico Lobster Spared, Destined For Aquarium
The owner of a fish market in suburban Washington has found a lobster so rare and pretty that he has spared her life and named her Eve. Now instead of a lobster pot she's going to live in an aquarium.
Macau Cooks Trying To Save Native Culture Via Food
Food is much more than sustenance and gastronomy; it is, like language, also a part of a region's culture. The cuisine of Macau, a semi-autonomous city on China’s southern coast, is a blend of Chinese and Portuguese – a reflection of the city's Portuguese and Chinese heritage. The fusion of these two influences is a hallmark of Macanese cuisine. The original Macanese are now a small minority – just 10 percent – and their population and cuisine are both threatened. So a band of dedicated cooks and restaurant owners is trying hard to preserve the culture and cuisine.
Pawel Adamowicz, Mayor Of Polish City, Dies After Stabbing
The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital a day after being stabbed in the heart and chest at a charity event.
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