Shalini Ghosh

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Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother's Day

The woman who devoted herself to the creation of a national holiday to honor overworked, underappreciated mothers later devoted herself to fighting the commercial juggernaut it became. Was Anna Jarvis stubborn and crazy, as many came to believe, or misunderstood?

Life Before ‘Having It All’: Portrait of a Working Girl in 1940

The White Collar Girl: Model Carol Lorell stands in for Ginger Rogers, star of the upcoming adaptation of novel "Kitty F<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alfred …

The best idioms from around the world, ranked

<i>The following were sourced from</i> I’m Not Hanging Noodles On Your Ears and Other Intriguing Idioms From Around the World <i>by Jag Bhalla (National Geographic Books, 2009).</i><p>25. Ear-nectar<p>Origin: Indian. Meaning: A sweet noise or sound.<p>24. Can’t stop being the owl.<p>Origin: Italian, French. Meaning: Can’t …

Meet the King of the Cult of Dunkin’ Donuts

The taste of your Dunkin’ Donuts addiction is affected by everything from climate change to a guy with a white beard trying to stop it from tasting …

Cardiff bus firm sparks sexism outcry with 'ride me all day' ads of topless models

New Adventure Travel was promoting a new route, which for the sake of gender equality also included an image of a topless man and the "ride me" …

Adventure Travel

Microsoft study shows that tech is shortening your attention span

Think the abundance of technology in your life is making it harder to concentrate for long periods? Microsoft might just have some evidence to support your theory. It recently published a study (conducted using both surveys and EEG scans) suggesting that the average attention span has fallen …

Networking

The happiest jobs: gardeners, florists and hairdressers top the list

In contrast, only 44 per cent of bankers said they were happy.<p>Professor Dolan of the London School of Economics and Political Science said more …

Sikh man removes turban to help bleeding child in New Zealand

A 22-year-old Sikh man broke the religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child following a road accident in New …

New Zealand

The Economics of Happiness

When I was 21, I told my father that I didn’t want to work with him any longer at the ice cream company he co-founded, Baskin-Robbins, and I didn’t …

Economics