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Thich Nhat Hanh recommends 5 meditation techniques that rewire your brain to live in the present moment

To become successful and joyful, you must succeed in generating inner peace. But when our lives are full of chaos, it can be difficult to work out …

Don’t Postpone Your Life

The death clock is ticking— why do you postpone what is truly meaningful to you in life?<p>My inspiration<p>One of the biggest inspirations I got from the …

To Be an Exceptional Boss, Here Are 11 Things You Must Give Your Employees | Inc.com

Think about a boss you truly respected. Think about a leader you truly admired. Think about a leader you not only loved to work for, but <i>with</i>.<p>What sets that person apart from every other boss?<p>Simple. They <b>gave</b>: generously, selflessly, and without expectation of return. They gave because their …

Employment

The top 10 words invented by writers

‘Authorisms’ – neologisms coined by authors which have entered the wider language – have been enriching English for centuries. From Shakespeare to Joseph Heller, Paul Dickson selects his favourites<p>I have long been interested in words but most specifically in the question of how a coinage makes it …

Ex-Archbishop quits over Church of England child sex abuse revelations

Lord Hope, the former Archbishop of York, steps down from post, ending 50 years of ministry, after report into child abuse by a former cathedral dean which found 'systemic failures' by the Church of England<p>The former Archbishop of York, Lord Hope of Thornes, has resigned from formal ministry in the …

Church of England

Virus Sleuths Chip Away At Ebola Mysteries

Vincent Racaniello, who studies viruses at Columbia University, says Ebola has recently become his obsession.<p>"I find myself reading incessantly about Ebola when I should be doing other things," says Racaniello, host of the online show This Week in Virology, which has devoted several recent programs …

Terrorists Threaten to Release Ebola in Czech Republic Unless They Get €1m in Bitcoin Ransom

Terrorists have threatened to use the deadly Ebola virus as a biological weapon unless the Czech Republic pays a ransom of €1m (£788,000, $1.26m) in …

'People Are Worried': Aid Groups See Fallout From Quarantine Debate

The fight over Ebola quarantines in the United States is already discouraging doctors, nurses and other health workers from signing up to go to Africa and battle the outbreak where help is needed most.<p>Would-be volunteers are worried about losing three additional weeks of work when they return to …

Disease

ChildLine Report Shows 'More Children Than Ever' Have Tried To Kill Themselves

The number of children who have admitted to attempting suicide has soared by 43% in a year, ChildLine has revealed.<p>The counselling service said it …

Kurds' battle for Kobani unites a people divided by borders

ARBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Cloaked in Kurdish flags, thousands of people lined the roads to cheer on a military convoy headed for what was — until recently — an obscure Syrian border town, now the focus of a global war against the militants of Islamic State.<p>A convoy of peshmerga vehicles is escorted by …

UK government finally repays World War One bonds

George Osborne will redeem £218m worth of '4pc Consols' on which the UK has paid nearly £1.3bn of interest since 1927<p>The UK government has finally decided to pay off part of the nation’s First World War debt.<p>George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, will today announce the redemption of …

Soldier or civilian, Ebola protocols not the same

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. soldier returning from an Ebola response mission in West Africa would have to spend 21 days being monitored, isolated in a military facility away from family and the broader population. A returning civilian doctor or nurse who directly treated Ebola patients? Depends.<p>The …

Facebook removes mother's breastfeeding photo

Shropshire mother's photograph showing her breastfeeding her premature baby for the first time is removed by Facebook after complaint about 'offensive' nudity<p>A picture showing a new mother breastfeeding her premature baby for the first time was removed by Facebook after a user complained it …

Miley Cyrus spent $500,000 at the amfAR Gala

Sometimes, when we've had a few glasses of Sauvignon Blanc after work, we get home and think it's a really good idea to go on Topshop.com, or if …

Why It’s Time To Try Meditation

The past year has seen the transformative power of meditation seized on by big business across the world as CEOs wake up to the fact that our …