Ajay Krishnan

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It’s impossible to lead a totally ethical life—but it’s fun to try

You want to do the right thing. But in a world where it often seems impossible to eat, shop, drive, travel, or pretty much do anything without causing some measure of harm to others and the planet, leading an ethical life seems like a very tall order indeed.<p>It’s true that practically everything we …

Ethics

Just where did it all go wrong for McLaren?

<b>One of my favourite teams is somewhat in the doldrums at the moment, so what’s gone wrong? Let’s try and break it down, but first a bit of</b> …

Motorsport

Will we see the next Pele or Ronaldo? Five potential breakout stars at Russia 2018

The World Cup often throws future superstars into the limelight.<p>The story goes that a little kid in Brazil was left crestfallen looking at his father …

Perfect Scrambled Eggs Recipe

"These eggs are a great way to start out your morning! They are easy and fast to make!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 tablespoons milk<p>6 eggs<p>1/2 cup minced onion<p>1/2 …

Donald Trump calls for G7 to readmit Russia ahead of summit

Donald Trump has called for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 club of world leaders, opening up a new rift with US allies who swiftly contradicted him at a contentious summit in Quebec.<p>Although there were smiles and handshakes between Trump and his counterparts from Europe, Canada and Japan, there …

Geopolitics

Without Water, India is Already Living in the Apocalyptic Future - The Quint

Do you like watching movies that are about the apocalypse? You know, the ones where humans battle it out for their basic needs. Well, good tidings, …

Water

Greatest-ever MotoGP saves...

Follow us on:<p>Visordown is part of the CMG Full Throttle Network© : welcoming over 3 million consumers each month<p>Try our Press Release Manager... the …

William Dalrymple traces the East India Company’s takeover of Hindustan

In the 1760s, the young, charismatic son of the recently assassinated Mughal emperor, Alamgir II, made a decision that would completely transform India’s fate. Determined to restore his dynasty’s glory, Ali Gauhar, known as Shah Alam II, went to war with the British East India Company (EIC).<p>But the …

India

Facebook-quitting advice from a professional internet quitter

Back in 2012, I quit the internet for a year. Between May 2012 and May 2013, I didn’t use the internet or ask people to use the internet for me. To make it extra hard, I didn’t use text messaging either.<p>In a nutshell, I wanted to discover how many of my problems in life (lack of productivity, …

Apparently high-definition vinyl is coming next year

The process of making records hasn't changed much over the last hundred or so years, but that itself could change soon. Austria-based Rebeat Innovation has begun the work to bring vinyl into the 21st century. Of course, that involves lasers. Specifically, converting analog audio information into a …

Check right now if Cambridge Analytica used your Facebook data

In the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, you're probably wondering: Was I actually affected? After all, the company obtained data on 87 million users (that's the current estimate, anyway.) Facebook has, thankfully, started sending News Feed notifications to explain whether users' …

Mapped: The breathtaking global reach of Cambridge Analytica’s parent company

More than 100 election campaigns in over 30 countries spanning five continents.<p>That’s the astounding, self-proclaimed track record of SCL Elections, the parent company of Cambridge Analytica (CA), a once little-known British political consulting firm that now finds itself in the eye of a storm …

Cambridge Analytica

Paris is a city that a lot of tourists do wrong—here’s how to get it right

There is perhaps no city more idealized, and more written about, than Paris. And yet, for tourists and travelers embarking on their first visit, there is also no city that’s easier to get wrong.<p>The Louvre, Ladurée, Champ de Mars, the Eiffel Tower—newcomers are often torn between all the sights to …

France

You can actually learn to be wise, and it can help you feel less lonely

Most people were either stunned or amused when British prime minister Theresa May appointed a Minister of Loneliness a few months ago, acknowledging that, “for far too many people, loneliness is the sad reality of modern life.” Yet, this should not have come as a surprise or a joke. In study after …

Psychology

Here’s Why the Mediterranean Diet Is So Good for Your Heart

The Mediterranean diet consistently finds its way to the top of national diet rankings (including <i>U.S. News & World Report</i>’s Best Diets of 2018). Some would argue it’s not even really a diet — at least not in the conventional sense of following prescribed point systems like Weight Watchers or …

57 Ways to Lose Weight Forever, According to Science

The ultimate list of research-backed weight loss tips that will keep the pounds off for good.

Nutrition

How to speak puppy: a visual guide to doggy body language

From tail height and posture to pricked ears and eye contact, vet and clinical animal behaviourist Kendal Shepherd reveals what your dog is trying to tell you

Veterinary Medicine

Is leaving Facebook the only way to protect your data?

<b>Allegations that research firm Cambridge Analytica misused the data of 50 million Facebook users have reopened the debate about how information on the social network is shared and with whom.</b><p>Data is like oil to Facebook - it is what brings advertisers to the platform, who in turn make it money.<p>And …

Social Media

Facebook is losing control of the narrative — and maybe the platform

How the Cambridge Analytica story became a crisis<p>The longer you consider Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal, the stranger it seems. The basic details of the story, in which a researcher improperly gave away data to the company that became Donald Trump’s data operations team in 2016, have been …

How to delete Facebook

It may be time to leave the world’s biggest social network<p>If you’ve finally given up on the world’s most popular social media network and want to get rid of Facebook, it’s not too complicated to remove yourself from the service. But before you delete all of those pictures, posts, and Likes, you …

Lothar Matthaus: 'Bayern Munich were too stupid to beat Man United in 1999'

We were winning 1-0 against Manchester United in the Champions League final when president Franz Beckenbauer went into the elevator at the Camp Nou. …

The secret behind Ferrari's floor tunnels

Ferrari's Formula 1 car grabbed attention in pre-season testing thanks to the appearance of new bodywork tunnels exiting alongside the gearbox.<p>Such …

Ferrari

KTM to partner Tech3 MotoGP team from 2019

KTM will replace Yamaha as partners to the French-run Tech3 MotoGP team from 2019, the Austrian motorcycle manufacturer said on Monday.<p>The move means …

Modi has over-promised and under-delivered, but you may have been too distracted to notice

With the media compromised or focussed on emotive issues, key government promises and programmes have escaped scrutiny.<p>Like many politicians, …

You can (and should) train yourself to sleep on your back

Get back to basics.<p>American adults are in pain. A 2015 study from the National Institutes of Health showed that 25 million U.S. adults cope with chronic pain every day. While everyone’s suffering is different—there are as many sources of pain as people—for many, how you sleep plays a crucial …

Sleep

I Took Turmeric Shots Every Day For 1 Week, and Here's How My Body Reacted

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Turmeric<p>What Happens If You Drink Turmeric Every Day?<p>I Took Turmeric Shots Every Day For 1 Week, and Here's How My Body …

Fitbit Studied 6 Billion Nights of Sleep and Learned the Secret to Better Mornings

Acquire this 1 habit and you'll immediately improve your life.<p>Sleep has its fingertips in every single facet of your life. From your relationships and waistline to your leadership abilities and wallet--all are affected by the quality and quantity of your sleep.<p>On a large level, sleep deprivation is …

Sleep

Privacy shouldn’t be the price of progress. Here’s how to keep your data safe

The internet has shaken up so many parts of our lives, from media and manufacturing to mattresses, makeup, and making out. It’s weaponized our narratives, created heroes and villains, brought us closer together, and, in some cases, driven us further apart. It’s also created a lot of collateral …

Privacy

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation)

If you want to land an interview, create resumes and cover letters that are light on self-promotion and heavy on ingratiation.<p>While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next …

Employment

Can't Get a Good Night's Sleep? Do This 1 Thing to Sleep Like a Baby

This one thing can also make you feel much more relaxed during stressful times. Definitely worth a try!<p>As others work on their time management skills in order to complete more tasks during the day, perhaps you may be working on improving your sleep schedule. It's not, of course, that you're lazy -- …

Sleep