Salman Raza

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Everything you need to know about climate tipping points

(<i>This post was co-authored by EDF Climate Scientist</i> <i>Ilissa Ocko</i>)<p>Imagine cutting down a tree. Initially, you chop and chop … but not much seems to …

Engineering the climate — is it a good idea?

To fight global warming, some say humans will have to manipulate the climate system. But such intervention could have serious ramifications for …

Canada's wine sales restrictions on the table at NAFTA talks

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has an issue with getting agricultural products to Canada, and it might not be the ones you think.<p>“It’s …

How to Never Run out of Topic Ideas (Even When You Blog Daily)

As frequently as I write, I’m still impressed with people who can continually dish out awesome content, never running out of blog ideas.I still have …

5 Stupid Mistakes Smart People Make When Building A Personal Brand | Inc.com

I began building my personal brand ten years ago. It was born from necessity and ambition. At the time, I was a Director of Sales and wanted to get a job as a Vice President of Sales.<p>I realized that the only people who knew how good I was at my job where my boss and my clients. Since those two …

Marketing

The Difference Between Marketing and Advertising and Why You Need Both in Your Life | Inc.com

On the surface, marketing and advertising seem to be synonymous; two words that can be used interchangeably to describe a process that helps you sell more products or services. However, there's a huge difference, and being able to differentiate between the two will help you create a more complete, …

Marketing

China says it won't take any more foreign garbage | Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - China notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday that it would stop accepting shipments of rubbish such as waste plastic and paper as part of a campaign against “foreign garbage”.<p>FILE PHOTO - Customs officers check on imported solid waste at an examination centre in …

China

A simple explanation of how free trade leads to populism

In a recent paper, Harvard economist and globalization skeptic Dani Rodrik argues that the increasingly integrated world economy has led to a rise in populism.<p>Rodrik suggests that the populist backlash against globalization is largely because the effects of free trade simply <i>feel</i> unfair. While the …

Economics

Why a Good Content Audit Is Your Business’s Best Friend

What would you be willing to do to get reliable guidance on what kinds of content to create more of – and less of – to have greater impact on your …

Brands Must Retire The AIDA Model

The AIDA framework (Attention, Interest, Decision, Action) has not evolved much since it was developed in 1898 to describe the customer path (E St. …

How to Integrate AI Into Your Digital Marketing Strategy by @cynthialive

AI is the new normal. Don't get left behind. Here are ways to integrate AI into your digital marketing strategy.The post How to Integrate AI Into …

Adam Sandler is getting high praise and even Oscar buzz for his performance in The Meyerowitz Stories

Adam Sandler is getting Oscar buzz. No, you don’t need new glasses, but consider checking outside for any flying pigs. His new Netflix produced film</b> …

Weekly Edge: ETF Relative Strength Signals Investors' Economic View

<i>By Peter Mauthe</i><p>Watching the relative strength of sectors can provide insight into investors' views on the economy and specific sectors. Relative …

14 Movies Worth the Haul to the Multiplex in June 2017

The month of June offers an eclectic array of movie genres.<p>June is going to be busy at multiplex, thanks to a collection of exciting genre films from both here and abroad. New offerings from acclaimed directors Sofia Coppola (<i>Lost in Translation</i>), Edgar Wright (<i>Shaun of the Dead</i>), Ana Lily Amirpour …

A look at some of the historic moments that have shaped Pakistan

The influx<p>Founder of Pakistan, M. A. Jinnah, patiently listening to the complaints of a refugee in Karachi in late 1947. Millions of Muslim refugees …

Both December 16 tragedies were rooted in a flawed state narrative

Neither the terror attack nor the fall of Dhaka makes 16th December a black day in the history of our beloved country. It’s the collapse of ideology …

Pakistan black market jumps to $6.53 billion

Pakistan is jumping ahead in the illegal means of making money. On the basis of data by the dealers of different products, Pakistan’s black market …

Black Market

Lessons From Trump’s ‘Fantastic’ Phone Call to Pakistan

On words and meaning in international politics<p>This week, the U.S. president-elect spoke with the Pakistani prime minister and, according to the Pakistani government’s account of the conversation, delivered the following message: Everything is awesome. It was, arguably, the most surprising …

Donald Trump

One Month After Brexit Vote, Europe Still Divided on Britain

Britain’s courtship of the European Union was a long one, with the U.K. joining what was then the European Economic Community in 1973, more than 15 …

Former NATO commander ‘behind failed coup against Erdogan’ – Turkish daily

The former commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan, retired US Army General John F. Campbell, was the mastermind behind the failed military coup in …

Contrarian climate scientist Roy Spencer summed up the contrarian case for a fossil fuel and tobacco-funded think tank<p>When I give a presentation and mention the 97% expert consensus on human-caused global warming, I’m often asked, “what’s the deal with the other 3%?”. These are the publishing …

Climate Change

France arrests Muslim women as full-face veil ban begins

Police in France, home to Europe's biggest Muslim population, arrested two protesters wearing niqab veils on Monday as a ban on full-face coverings …

Religion

Will the Delhi Bonhomie Lead to a New Era in Pakistan-India Relations?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been in office for two months now, and he has already taken several actions to change India's social and economic direction. The most surprising move the newly elected Indian leader has made to date, however, was his decision to invite Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz …