Riaz Ahmad Baboojee

35 Flips | 5 Magazines | 98 Likes | 50 Following | 5 Followers | @RABaboojee | I am single art book loving person

Why do Buddhists Meditate?

When one hears the word "Buddhism", one of the first things that pop up into people's heads is the idea of meditation. While Buddhism is much more than meditation and meditation isn't unique to Buddhism, meditation is something that holds very deep importance in Buddhist teachings. The Buddha …

How to get Apple’s beautiful Apple TV screensavers on your Mac

When Apple launched the latest version of its streaming device, the Apple TV, in 2015, it unveiled a set of stunning slow-motion screensavers for the device. The short videos that play when the box is idle depict aerial footage of some of the most famous skylines and landscapes around the world, …

Smart TV

The 11 iPhone apps I can't live without

1. Venmo<p><i>Avery Hartmans/Business Insider</i><p>How did we all go out to group dinners or split rent before Venmo? As someone who rarely has cash, this app …

'The Big Short' author Michael Lewis tells us what scares him most about Trump and Wall Street — and why his new book is 'a love story without the sex'

<i><br>After nearly 30 years of writing, Michael Lewis has tackled his first love story.</i><p><i>Lewis, the author of "The Big Short" and "Moneyball," didn't go the typical romance route, though. His new book, "The Undoing Project," tells the story of Daniel "Danny" Kahneman and Amos Tversky, two best friends who</i> …

This Is The Story A UN Court Didn’t Want Three Rape Survivors To Tell

Three women from Rwanda changed history when they testified about rape and genocide at a United Nations court. Nearly 20 years later, the same court tried to gag the film that tells their story.<p>KIGALI, Rwanda — At first glance, Seraphine Mukakinani’s life seems unremarkable. She didn’t finish …

Feminism

Maahi Ve Video Song Wajah Tum Ho | Neha Kakkar, Sana, Sharman, Gurmeet | Vishal Pandya

'We all come from the same place': Gustavo Aceves unveils migration crisis artwork in Rome

Huge equine sculptures, installed among ancient Roman monuments, reference the struggle of millions of migrants. ‘I wanted this work to be an awakening,’ says the Mexican artist<p>Few pieces of art have borne witness to the movement, progress and tragedies of history quite like the four bronze horses …

Art

Saudi-Iranian Tensions Could Roil Oil Markets Even More

Iran and Saudi Arabia are at odds, again. Demonstrators in Tehran waved signs after Friday prayers before Hajj , depicting Saudi King Salman holding a bloody sword, his head wrapped in an American flag and his shirt bearing a blue Star of David similar to that on the Israeli flag.<p>“Death to Al Saud …

Oil

Thailand finds 21 new cases of Zika in Bangkok, including pregnant woman | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Twenty-one new cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus have been confirmed in central Bangkok, including a pregnant woman who later gave birth with no complications, Thailand’s public health ministry said on Sunday.<p>A worker fumigates the area to control the spread of mosquitoes …

Public Health

India's richest man offers free 4G to one billion people

India's richest man is rolling out a $20 billion mobile network that could bring lightning-fast Internet to hundreds of millions of people.<p>Indian consumers are already celebrating the arrival of Mukesh Ambani's new Reliance Jio service, seizing on the billionaire's promise to deliver rock bottom …

Telecoms

John Oliver proposes a new list of post-Labor Day rules

"We should be using more holidays as arbitrary points to stop doing things," Oliver joked, before fleshing out a humorous list of new holiday rules.<p>"We should have a rule that, after Thanksgiving, you have to stop decorating your home with gourds," the host said. "It's cute in October, it's …

Merkel: Germany had Islamic extremism before refugee influx

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel has dismissed suggestions that the influx of refugees over the past year brought Islamic extremism to …

North Africa

Productivity Routines Top Entrepreneurs, Investors, and Authors Live By

Ahh. The ever-elusive perfect productivity system. There are a multitude of books that offer up suggestions, and thousands (true story) of products …

My girlfriend came back from holiday with shaved pubic hair - is she cheating?

<b>I’m in a lesbian relationship. My girlfriend went on holiday with friends and she’s come back with no pubic hair. She insists she hasn’t cheated and said she did it because she’d been swimming and felt self-conscious in her bikini before she shaved. But I don’t believe her. I think she’s done it to</b> …

Pokémon Go players outraged after maps shut down by game update

Sites and apps that allow trainers to locate specific Pokémon have been shut down after game update removes nearby tracking<p>Pokémon Go players are up in arms after an update to the game removed a feature that helped locate nearby Pokémon and forced third-party maps of Pokémon locations to shut …

Pokémon

Tajdar-e-Haram Ho Nigah-e-Karam - Owais Raza Qadri

‘We are the 48%’: tens of thousands march in London for Europe

The hollow, bitter wit of the banners and placards was a fair indication of who took to the streets of London, in their tens of thousands, on the March for Europe on Saturday, hastily scrambled on Facebook. “And if this isn’t big enough,” said Jonathan Shakhovskoy, who is with a marketing firm in …

Europe

Pi Day: your guide to this infinitely interesting number

The celebrated approximation to 3.14 is much more than the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, but also crops up in statistics to the laws of gravity, fluid dynamics to number theory<p>Can you solve it? The Pi Day puzzle<p>Today, 14 March, is Pi Day, an annual celebration of a rather …

Mathematics

Here's How To Save Your Marriage When The Thrill Is Gone

The good news? Falling in love again is possible.<p>You knew your marriage was never going to be as passionate as it was in the beginning -- but somewhere along the line, it became downright <i>dull.</i><p>There's a way to reignite the flame, though. Below, experts share six signs you're bored in your marriage …

Love

Why Is There A Hurricane In January?

Warm water, cold fronts, and bad luck<p>It's starting off as a wild, wet, and windy year. Alex, the first named tropical storm of 2016 made landfall on the Azores islands in the North Atlantic at 9:15 AM local time on Friday, January 15. Luckily, Alex had been downgraded from its peak status as a …

Kate Upton’s Hot And Fiery Pics

If you don’t know who Kate Upton is, you probably aren’t into modeling, or haven’t watched the cat daddy video. I suggest you do.Not only is she …

Kate Upton

sexy call

Maxwell's equations: 150 years of light

A century and a half ago, James Clerk Maxwell submitted a long paper to the Royal Society containing his famous equations. Inspired by Michael Faraday’s experiments and insights, the equations unified electricity, magnetism and optics. Their far-reaching consequences for our civilisation, and our …

Physics

Where You Live May Reveal How You’re Spending Memorial Day

Memorial Day is the unofficial kick-off of summer for many Americans – marked with a backyard BBQs and/or trips to beach and to car dealerships. But in some places the holiday’s meaning, a remembrance of those who died serving in the military, is likely to be a bigger part of the weekend.<p>The spread …

Armed Forces

Tears for her fallen father: The heart-wrenching pictures and stories of veterans from one cemetery on Memorial Weekend

• <b>Hundreds of people gathered at Michigan's Great Lakes National Cemetery on Sunday to pay tribute to loved ones</b>• <b><br>Deandra Christiansen, 16, wept as she</b> …

Memorial Day

Ten fruits and vegetables you're storing wrongly

Store at room temperature in an open container, to allow air circulation. Don't take off a clove's protective papery husk until you're ready to prep. …