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Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

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Why Does the U.N. Exist? Secret Deals, Sex Scandals and Silence Harm United Nations Mission

For more than seven decades, the United Nations has been a leading international authority on world affairs. However, its credibility has been …

The Secret Life of Time

It may seem slippery and maddeningly abstract, but it’s also deeply intimate, infusing our every word and gesture.<p>Some nights—more than I like, lately—I wake to the sound of the bedside clock. The room is dark, without detail, and it expands in such a way that it seems as if I’m outdoors, under an …

Who Is Anthony Scaramucci?

Like many current presidential advisers, the new White House communications director and former Wall Street financier made a quick pivot from Trump basher to Trump loyalist.<p>Like many of Donald Trump’s closest non-family advisers, Anthony Scaramucci traveled a circuitous route into the inner orbit …

The Guardian view on al-Jazeera: muzzling journalism | Editorial

In the Arab world, freedom of speech is being curbed to stop old and new media from raising questions about the way in which countries are run. This is wrong<p>In the conservative autocracies of the middle east, Qatar, a wealthy gas-rich emirate, has built up a reputation as a maverick, epitomised by …

Is Trump 'disrupting' his own foreign-policy team? The case of Qatar.

President Trump's public, off-the-cuff foreign-policy commentaries are seemingly disconnected from his own team's consensus. That can serve a …

Donald Trump

LinkedIn's Guide to Digital Marketing Acronyms [Infographic]

Do you know your ROI from your CTR? Your MQL from your SQL?<p>If any, or all, of that sounds confusing, you're not alone - there are a heap of digital …

The Gulf Widens

Hussein Ibish is a senior resident scholar at the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington, D.C. He is also a weekly columnist for <i>The National</i> …

The romance of libraries

Public libraries in the West have had another bad year. They have become like local railways. People like having them around, and are angry if they …

How to wear wide leg trousers

If you haven't got a body like a 22-year-old indie pin-up (eg, anyone who cycles, runs or, well, eats) then the truth is: you don't have the body for …

Dad And His Daughter Dance To Justin Timberlake's 'Can't Stop The Feeling'

Family & Parenting<p>Dad And His Daughter Dance To Justin Timberlake’s ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’<p>This dancing daddy/daughter duo is so good that Justin …

Justin Timberlake

How Philipp Plein conquered Cannes (and the fashion industry)

High above the red carpets of the Cannes Film Festival, Philipp Plein presented his first resort show at his holiday villa with all the glitz and …

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Can the New European 'pop-up' paper derail Brexit?

When the <i>New European</i> hit newsstands on 8 July 2016, two weeks after the UK voted to leave the EU, it was supposed to have a mayfly existence. The …

6 types of PR pros, based on the coffee they drink

<i>This article was previously published on PR Daily in April 2016.</i> <br>If you're a communications or marketing pro, you're likely a …

Brian Stelter has been training for this moment his entire life

NEW YORK — On March 3, the day Brian Stelter was scheduled to take part in a Columbia Journalism School panel discussion on Trump and the media, he sent his first tweet at 6:04 a.m.<p>By the time he sat down for the 10:30 a.m. talk, the CNN senior media correspondent had published 20 tweets. He …

Oliver Stone Gives Impassioned Speech at WGA Awards: It’s Not Just Trump, ‘But a System’

The Writers Guild Awards on Sunday night took a cue from the rest of awards season in being fairly Trump-heavy, including several shots at the …

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فرح الحداد صوت اللاجئين العراقيين المذبوح!

- قراءة مقالات نسخة جريدة النهار الرقمية<p>- قراءة التحليلات والملفات الخاصة في الموقع<p>- تصفح نسخة الصحيفة بصيغة PDF<p>- الإستفادة من محتوى جميع مواد موقع …

اللواء التركي: السبق الصحفي يتمثل في إجراء مقابلة مع البغدادي زعيم داعش

قال المتحدث الأمني بوزارة الداخلية اللواء منصور التركي إن السبق الصحفي في هذا الوقت يتمثل في أن يتمكن أحد الإعلاميين من مقابلة زعيم تنظيم داعش أبوبكر …

بعد أن رحل هيكل

عاصر الكاتب الصحفي المصري الأشهر محمد حسنين هيكل ثمانية من حكام مصر الملكية والجمهورية، واقترب كثيرا من بعضهم، وشارك في صنع سياسات مصر، وشغل مناصب …

EUR/USD orders for today (just kidding, but you'll want to read)

Greetings all and happy weekend!<p>And, if its your thing - Happy Chinese New Year! ... or:<p>Gong Xi Fa Cai<br>• Gong Hey Fat Choy<p>Did I get those right?<p>I …

What to do when #$!* hits the fan

By Boris Schlossberg at BKForex<p>This Wednesday started out like any other Wednesday in the currency market. There was some mild reaction to Australian …

تجديد الاتفاقية الإعلامية بين «البنك الإسلامي» و «الإذاعة والتلفزيون

عمان- السبيل جدد البنك الإسلامي الأردني ومؤسسة الإذاعة والتلفزيون الأردني أمس الأول الاتفاقية الإعلامية والتعاون في المجال الإعلامي والإعلاني، حيث …

Revealed: Marie Antoinette’s Scandalous Secret Letters to Her Lover

French researchers have uncovered secret love letters between Marie Antoinette and a Swedish count. A new book suggests the doomed queen may have …

What you can learn from Rocky's training

And what you should always avoid... To celebrate <i>Creed</i>, we examine the Italian Stallion's training regimes<p>And what you should always avoid... To …

Crisis Experts Debate Amazon’s Latest Move: Another Shoe to Drop?

When a New York Times piece came out in August that described Amazon’s workplace culture as “bruising,” Amazon cofounder and CEO Jeff Bezos acted quickly to dampen the story’s blow. He wrote a memo to employees saying the account “doesn’t describe the Amazon I know” and pointed out a separate piece …

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