Vikram Grover

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Iraq's Biggest Dam Is At Risk of Bursting, U.S. Citizens Told to Make Evacuation Plans

The U.S. has warned its citizens in Iraq to prepare evacuation plans, in the event that the country’s largest hydro-electric dam collapses, putting …

Middle East

4 Tricks That Can Help Reduce Social Anxiety

Social anxiety is a real issue for many people, and researchers say they've proved why one treatment method in particular is effective at combating it.<p>A new brain study published in the journal <i>Translational Psychiatry</i> found that people who underwent online cognitive behavioral therapy for social …

Feel a little 'off'? What you should know about silent heart attacks

<i>In 2011, Elizabeth Banks made an</i> <i>over-the-top video</i> <i>to shock women into heeding the particular signs of the female heart attack. Now, alarming new research says dangerous episodes with hardly any symptoms are more common than even Hollywood could have imagined. Ladies, meet the truly silent heart</i> …

Muscle

Is Diet or Exercise More Important For Weight Loss?

I've always been active, but weight loss was never top of mind for me until I was a freshman in college. My first months away from home, I packed on some serious weight, but instead of cleaning up my diet, I started doing two-a-day cardio workouts, barely ate a bite all day, and binged on a calorie …

Fitness

Ferrari IPO gets off to racing start on Wall Street

Luxury sports carmaker lists on New Yorks Stock Exchange with stock price rising 7% in early trading, putting company value at $11bn<p>Ferrari shares got off to a flying start when the luxury Italian sports car company, founded by motor racing driver Enzo Ferrari in 1929, floated on the New York Stock …

Wall Street

12 Signs You're In An Unhealthy Relationship

<i>By Lizzy Smilez for DivorcedMoms.com</i><p>There are pretty much universal signs that you are in an unhealthy relationship. If this sounds like yours, it is time to make some huge changes. Perhaps therapy is in order and your relationship is fixable. And in some cases, the only way to save yourself is by …

Divorce

Why Creating A Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life, I never considered myself a "morning person." I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings. When I started working at an Architecture firm, I conformed to getting up at 7 a.m... but I …

Productivity

Stock market correction could be the new financial crisis

The FTSE 100 index peaked on 27 April, just before the general election, and has been on the slide ever since. It is now down more than 10% from its peak, so fulfilling the definition of a correction.<p>On the face of it, there seems to have been no real reason for the slide in the FTSE 100 over the …

Stock Markets

The world’s most dangerous banks, ranked

If the financial world goes into meltdown again, one of these banks will probably be at the center of it. They are the so-called global systemically important banks, or G-SIBs, identified by regulators as any institution “whose distress or disorderly failure, because of its size, complexity and …

World Economy

The Journey of Enlightenment -- You Don't Need To Go Anywhere

To change the trajectory of your life in a big way, you probably think you have to drop whatever you are doing to have a complete change in your life. Thus, your journey of enlightenment begins.<p>Many people in whatever their profession or circumstances in life have an inner dialog going on inside …

Meditation

Why Apple Investors Should Worry

The big revelation in the financial media is that “Apple stock is in a correction.” Well, it’s a little late for that. The handwriting was on the wall for the past five months. The stock is now back to where it was last January. This means anyone who bought since that time holds the stock at a …

Stock Markets

Opinion: After Greece, everyone will want a Plan B to leave the euro

It sounds like a Jason Bourne movie. The Varoufakis Legacy, however, named after the recently departed Greek finance minister, might well be slightly …

Europe

U.S. cyber hack unsettles, frustrates U.S. defense industry

(By Andrea Shalal, Reuters) — U.S. weapons industry executives say they are disappointed and frustrated about a massive U.S. cyber breach that exposed sensitive information about millions of Americans, including many thousands who work on high-security arms projects.<p>Details are still emerging about …

Number 1 Belly Fat Cure With Free Breakfast Recipe

Many of us are seeking ways to combat belly fat. It seems that most of us accumulate belly fat as we grow older. Much of that is due to lack of …