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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>It’s hot out there.<p>30 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Skincare<p>It's time to look past the gender binary labels, bro.<p>By Adam Hurly9 hours agoView …

Lifestyle

10 spices you should eat and why

“Spices and herbs are special because of the high concentrations of antioxidants in them,” says Ishi Khosla, Delhi-based clinical nutritionist, …

Another Dubai debt crunch is looming as oil slump hits Gulf

Persian Gulf emirate could suffer the most as falling oil prices hit economies across the Middle East<p>Car parks filled with abandoned sand covered Porsche and Ferrari sports cars was an enduring image of Dubai’s last flirtation with economic oblivion five years ago.<p>The Persian Gulf sheikhdom had …

Commodity currencies under pressure, USD marks time | Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar languished at 11 year lows early on Tuesday after slipping along with other commodity currencies following a selloff in oil prices, stealing the focus from a subdued U.S. dollar that heald steady against the euro and yen.<p>The shadow of the logo of Euro is seen …

African business schools are adding anti-corruption education to their programs

Corruption touches our lives every day. It happens across the private sector as well as the public service in the realms of housing, education, health and agriculture. Its influence reaches dangerously further, too: it directly threatens sustainable development.<p>Corruption takes many forms. This …

Foxconn, Alibaba, SoftBank To Invest In India's Second Largest E-Commerce Firm, Snapdeal

India’s leading online retail platform, Snapdeal, will get $500 million from investors including China’s Alibaba Group, Japan’s SoftBank and Taiwan’s devicemaker, Foxconn, according to reports.<p>Snapdeal’s valuation following the latest deal is unknown. Some months ago, the online retailer was in …

eCommerce

Solar power gets attention in the oil kingdom

As Jeffrey Ball puts it in the July-August issue of the Atlantic magazine, oil-rich Saudi Arabia has long been “a poster child for fossil-fuel waste.” Gasoline is sold at 50 cents a gallon, electricity is made in colossally inefficient oil-burning plants, people run their air conditioning while …

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim's Telcel Erases Mobile Borders Between The U.S. and Mexico

In the never-ending mobile phone wars among telecom giants, Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s Telcel was forced by competitors to “eliminate” the Mexico-U.S. border and allow mobile users to call from Mexico to the U.S. and vice versa for just a small charge.<p>Telcel, Mexico’s dominant wireless …

Mexico

Startups are opening 'co-living' spaces, so you never have to leave home to go to work

BuzzFeed Tech's Nitasha Tiku reports on the rise of co-living spaces. Neuehouse, another co-working space, is exploring a "hotel and extended stay" option, BuzzFeed reports. In Williamsburg, Brooklyn, millennials are paying $4,000 for a month-to-month room rental in communal living spaces like Pure …

The Disruption Uber Has Brought To The Taxi Business Is Coming To Trucking

In the U.S., over 70 percent of all freight movement is hauled by trucks of various types and sizes. Needless to say, any improvements in freight efficiencies will have a cascading positive impact on all corners of the world’s largest and most dynamic economy. The last time the U.S. transportation …

Transportation

Supersized Cargo Skips Small Ports

Hampered by a shallow, inland location and labor strife, Portland loses out on shipping container traffic<p>Portland’s container traffic, largely representing exports, peaked in 2003 at 340,000 20-foot equivalent units, a standard measure for container cargo.<p>Leah Nash for The Wall Street Journal<p>1 of …

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Canada’s Hearn feels ‘really close’ to notching first PGA Tour victory

Canada's David Hearn came achingly close to his first PGA Tour victory last season.<p>He's had three top-10 results this season and feels ready to put it all together and finally hoist a trophy at the top level.<p>"I feel really close," Hearn said Wednesday. "I got really close last year at the John …

In kids, picky eating may be warning sign for mental health problems

Children who are picky eaters may have bigger problems than a lack of a well-balanced diet. A new study finds that kids who make a habit of shunning certain foods are more likely to have symptoms of depression, anxiety and other psychiatric disorders.<p>To be counted as picky eaters, children had to …

Sierra Leone records two new cases of Ebola

Two new cases of Ebola have surfaced in Sierra Leone's Tonkolili district after a man died last week in the area where the deadly virus had not been seen for months, according to an official.<p>The two new cases are relatives of a man who contracted the virus in mid-July, the National Ebola Response …

DA: Authorities eyeing revenge motive in courthouse shooting

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — William A. Wells was a former firefighter who had never been in any more serious legal trouble than some traffic tickets— until …

Russia expels Swedish diplomat in latest sign of tension in Baltics

Russia expelled a senior Swedish diplomat on Monday in retaliation for a Russian envoy being kicked out of Stockholm last month in the latest incident reflecting the tensions mounting between Moscow and its Baltic neighbors.<p>Word of the tit-for-tat expulsion of the unnamed senior envoy coincided …

Fatal floods batter India, Myanmar, Pakistan, Vietnam and Nepal

Parts of South East Asia have been battered by fatal floods.<p>The Indian state of Manipur has been under incessant monsoon rains for several weeks.<p>Indian media are reporting that a whole village, close to the border with Myanmar, has been buried under a landslip.<p>The torrential rains have damaged …

Floods

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Real Life Diet<p>Jokes. Music. Chicken breast.<p>By Luke Darby2 days agoView More<p>Style<p>A series of internal and external reviews have revealed culture …

10 Game Development Tools You May Not Know About

Game Development<p>There are so many Game Development tools out there and they are here to help us make games faster and be more efficient. However with …

5 Under $100: Maxi Dresses To Live in This Summer

Just throw it on and go.<p>With summer officially kicking off this weekend, it's time to start planning your effortless hot-weather looks. Shop our picks for easy on-the-go maxi dresses that won't break the bank.

Clothing

For the First Time in 98 Years, Converse Has Changed Its Classic All Star Sneaker

Is this the beginning of the end?<p>The classic Chuck Taylor All Star turned 98 this year and parent company Nike has decided to celebrate the shoe's longevity with a good ol' redesign. No doubt Converse devotees will be up in arms about any changes to their favorite footwear, but let's be honest, as …