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10 Tough Questions to Ask Yourself When You Feel Like Giving Up

<b>‘I’m just so unhappy, it’s not working, should I leave or should I go'?</b><p>Many of us have been at the point and you could well be here right now wondering if you should leave the relationship you are in – perhaps you are staying just waiting for things to improve but you’re not actually quite sure …

Happiness

Airline Threatens Pilots With Jail for Secretly Filming Flight Attendants Having Sex

While a career as a pilot is more accessible to women than ever before, it remains heavily male-dominated and culturally masculine.<p>Unofficial online …

Filmmaking

Want to get rich? 5 foolproof ways to build wealth

Here’s a question with an easy answer: Want to get rich?<p>Even if you’re not the type to chase wealth, you’d probably say yes to financial comfort. That feeling of not having to think about money — or the more typical reality, stress over it — is what we’re all really after.<p>Whether you ever get to …

Retirement

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here are their 6 key takeaways

Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half decades, and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest …

Education

3 self-made billionaires share the books that helped get them there

If you're looking for something to read this weekend, consider recommendations from some of the world's wealthiest, most successful …

Bill Gates

How to change minds and influence people's behaviour

31 US cities where you don't have to earn 6 figures to live well

You don't always have to earn six figures to live well.<p>In fact, in 31 cities across the US, it's possible to cover your necessities, and still splurge and save money while bringing home a $50,000 annual paycheck — or less.<p>That's according to a recent study by GOBankingRates, which gathered data for …

El Paso

This model’s 'before and after' pic proves that weight and happiness are not related

Sadly, so many of us in this world have been trained to think that being skinnier means being <i>happier.</i> Which is why we were heartened to see a recent …

Say goodbye to old Rs 500, 1000 notes before new year; government may not extend deposit deadline of Dec 30

As on November 8, the day demonetisation was announced, there were 1,716.50 crore pieces of Rs 500 and 685.80 crore Rs 1,000 notes in circulation. …

The New Cultural Revolution

The entrenched old order needs to make way for a new normal. (Representational image)<p>Change is the law of life. Modernity is about breaking …

India outrage at minister's $7.3m house with bullet-proof bathroom

<b>The chief minister of the south Indian state of Telangana has caused outrage after moving into a palatial new home that cost taxpayers $7.3m (£5.8m).</b><p>The building is spread over 9,000 square metres (100,000 sq ft) of prime real estate in Hyderabad city.<p>It has bulletproof bathrooms, an auditorium …

India

6 exercises to reduce stress

<b>(CNN) —</b> Calming activities such as yoga and meditation can be very effective stress relievers, especially when integrated into daily life. However, sometimes stress, like steam trapped under the lid of a boiling pot, needs a more powerful release.<p>There's a common saying in sports for that type of …

Exercise

How the Victoria's Secret models get in shape for the show

While most of us would feel pretty damn good if we made it to the gym twice in one week, type #Trainlikeanangel into Instagram and you might reconsider your self-congratulatory pat on the back. From side squats and planks to boxing with former champion boxers, in the run up to this year's …

10 World Renowned Meditation Tech Experts Share What's Next In 2017

Exactly one year ago I went silent for ten days to challenge myself and learn meditation. Since then I’ve been practicing meditation and mindfulness, trying out different techniques and consulting with experts. Daily meditation practice transformed my life.<p>Today I want to share some insights from …

Meditation

The history of Mosul, in five maps

In 1165, Benjamin of Tudela, a medieval Spanish Jewish traveler, approached the city of Mosul on the banks of the Tigris. A visitor, even a thousand years ago, could marvel at its antiquity. "This city, situated on the confines of Persia, is of great extent and very ancient," he wrote in the …

Middle East

Islamic State tightens grip on captives held as sex slaves

KHANKE, Iraq (AP) — The advertisement on the Telegram app is as chilling as it is incongruous: A girl for sale is "Virgin. Beautiful. 12 years old.... Her price has reached $12,500 and she will be sold soon."<p>The posting in Arabic appeared on an encrypted conversation along with ads for kittens, …

Oil

6 Books That Should Be on Every Entrepreneur's Reading List

Every book, try to get one takeaway.<p><i>What books should entrepreneurs read? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, entrepreneur, angel investor, and best-selling author, on Quora:</b><p>I'm …

Books

Want To Retire In Your 30s And Travel The World? This Woman Did

Most people think you need to wait until the retirement age of 65 to stop working and escape the 9-to-5 grind. Ever thought about what it would be like to retire early and travel the world? Anita Dhake, a former Chicago-based lawyer, had that fantasy — and she was so driven that she quit her job …

Retirement

The tragic tale of Saddam Hussein's 'supergun'

The biggest gun ever designed could have put Iraq at the centre of space exploration, but its story is one of unfulfilled genius, military secrets and murder.<p>On permanent display in the Royal Armouries’ collection at Fort Nelson, Hampshire are two huge, steel pipes bolted together and projecting …

Vietnam War

How do so many industrialists get into the Rajya Sabha?

Money power is undermining democratic and legislative structures, say current and former MPs.<p>Vijay Mallya’s flight to England has opened up a …

India

18-storey toxic tower, scrap mafia: Why Mumbai is choking on bad air

Air quality in Mumbai continued to be “very poor” on Monday, four days after a mystery fire at the city’s largest dumping ground left it struggling …

Pollution

10 Things Successful People Do Before Going to Sleep

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day. And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

San Francisco Bay Area

What is holding back the growth of solar power?

Solar sector needs better power storage, grid infrastructure and government support to meet bullish growth predictions<p>Sixty years ago, the price of solar panels was astronomical. At a cost of $1,910 (£1,350) per watt in today’s money, the only practical use for them was in space on the US Vanguard …

Renewable Energy

India, France ink Rs 60,000 crore Rafale deal

The purchase of the 36 Rafale jets from France would cost India around Rs 60,000 crore.<p>India and France on Monday signed a Memorandum of …

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

It’s 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. …

Time Management

Sweden says Russian Su-27 made sharp evasive maneuvers during intercept - Military Aviation News

A Russian Su-27 was being intercepted by a Swedish fighter on Jan. 15 when it suddenly made “sharp evasive maneuvers in both speed and height”, the …

Military

Child Porn Sting Goes Global: FBI Hacked Computers in Denmark, Greece, Chile

"Operation Pacifier" is larger in scope than most anyone believed.<p>In early 2015, the FBI carried out an unprecedented hacking campaign, deploying malware on at least one thousand computers that had been used to visit a certain child pornography site. That move, Motherboard has learned, is part of …

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