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Chess forbidden in Islam, rules Saudi mufti, but issue not black and white

Game likely to take on status of minor vices such as music after Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh says it encourages gambling<p>Saudi Arabia’s grand mufti has ruled that chess is forbidden in Islam, saying it encourages gambling and is a waste of time.<p>Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh was answering a question on a …

Abdul Aziz

Special Education Teacher Compliments Every Single Student to Give Them Daily Confidence Boosts

Special education teacher Chris Ulmer starts off each school day by giving his students a confidence boost. For 10 minutes, the educator individually compliments each of his pupils and then gives them an enthusiastic high five. "Simple reminders of their positive attributes shifts [the students'] …

Country

• <b>Author:</b> Danielle Steel<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p>In this rich, involving novel from Danielle Steel, a woman’s life catapults from the old to the new, as she learns to seize the moment. <b><br>COUNTRY</b> <br>Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawyer in northern California, in a …

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

Philosophers and scientists have been at war for decades over the question of what makes human beings more than complex robots<p>One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being …

Consciousness

Preview “Shooting Stars”

From January 10th to February 22nd, an exhibit of some of <i>W</i>'s most memorable celebrity portraits—including Miley Cyrus by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, Rosamund Pike by David Fincher, Pharrell Williams by Urs Fischer, and Keira Knightley by Steven Klein—will be on display in oversized prints at the …

Miley Cyrus

Giant panda triplet cubs reunited with mum Ju Xiao in China, in pictures - Telegraph