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Three Reasons To Watch Taiwan In 2015

It’s got a small, passably well-off population. It’s politically stable. And it doesn’t shape international relations. So Taiwan easily gets overlooked. Sometimes you look but don’t see much either, a chronic frustration with officials bent on more publicity. But the East Asian island with 23 …

China

Inside Obama's Proposal to Make Community College Free and Universal

President Obama on Friday called for making at least two years of college education free and universal, a bold idea that reflects his desire to offer far-reaching proposals in his last two years in office, even if Congress is unlikely to adopt them.<p>Building on a model that has been used by the …

College & University

The Cool Girl's Guide to Meditation: 5 Easy Steps You Should Consider Adding to Your Daily Routine

The Cool Girl’s Guide to Meditation: 5 Easy Steps You Should Consider Adding to Your Daily Routine<p>Date January 9, 2015<p>The thought of sitting …

January New Year travel deals

<b>Canada flights and holidays from £369</b><p>Return flights from Gatwick to Toronto cost from £369 for travel between January 16 and 23, while a seven-night holiday visiting Toronto and the Niagara Falls costs from £565 per person, including hotel stays and return flight. Book through Canadian Affair.<p><b>Bali</b> …

Travel Deals

10 Ways to Find More Time Throughout the Day

See how Men’s Health experts stay strong (and sane) amidst crazy schedules

Time Management

Chinese spend thousands persuading US schools to promote their language, culture

In 2005, Chinese officials were trying to open a Confucius Institute at the University of Oklahoma and invited Paul Bell Jr., the then-College of Arts and Sciences dean, to fly to a conference in Beijing as “one of our special guests.”<p>The effort was part of a long-running campaign to persuade U.S. …