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This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

National Parks

কবীর সুমন । নাগরিক কবিয়াল

“হাত থেকে হাতে বুক থেকে বুকে করে দেব গোপনে পাচার, ভালোবাসার নিষিদ্ধ ইস্তেহার…ভালোবাসার নিষিদ্ধ ইস্তেহার”<p>রাষ্ট্রীয় এবং ধর্মীও সংকীর্ণতার সীমানা …

অধ্যাপক মনছুর খলীল- একজন অসামান্য ডাক্তারের গল্প

দুটি শার্ট অার দুটি প্যান্ট দিয়েই বছরের পর বছর পার করে দিয়েছেন মানুষ‌টি। যে রুমে থাকতেন, সেটায় একটা চৌকি, একেবারেই সস্তা দরের একটা চেয়ার আর একটা …

Tamim Iqbal - Requiem for a father's dream

The left-hander speaks to Cricbuzz about what changed, and why; who helped him, and how

Ali Khan

এ শুধু মাহমুদউল্লাহর রাত

<b>মোসতাকিম হোসেন, স্পেশাল করেসপন্ডেন্ট</b><p>১.<br>২০১২, মিরপুর। ২০১৬, বেঙ্গালুরু।<p>সেই অভিশপ্ত দুই রাতের দুঃস্বপ্ন দেখে কতবার ধড়মড় করে জেগে উঠতে হয়েছে মাঝরাতে? সেই …

মহিউদ্দিন চৌধুরীর চট্টলার নেতা হয়ে ওঠা

প্রায় এক যুগ চট্টগ্রাম আওয়ামী লীগের নেতৃত্ব দেওয়া মহিউদ্দিন বন্দরনগরীর মেয়রের দায়িত্ব পালন করেছেন দেড় যুগের বেশি সময়।<p>৭৩ বছর বয়সে শুক্রবার মারা যাওয়া …

The “Butter-Chicken Lady” Who Made Indian Cooks Love the Instant Pot

<i>This post has been updated to include Urvashi Pitre’s recipe for Instant Pot butter chicken.</i><p>Last spring, Urvashi Pitre, a Dallas-based food blogger raised in Pune, India, posted a recipe for butter chicken to the Instant Pot Community Facebook group, a million-member discussion board dedicated to …

Cooking

The meaning of life in a world without work

As technology renders jobs obsolete, what will keep us busy? Sapiens author Yuval Noah Harari examines ‘the useless class’ and a new quest for purpose<p>Most jobs that exist today might disappear within decades. As artificial intelligence outperforms humans in more and more tasks, it will replace …

Virtual Reality

You May Want to Marry My Husband

I have been trying to write this for a while, but the morphine and lack of juicy cheeseburgers (what has it been now, five weeks without real food?) have drained my energy and interfered with whatever prose prowess remains. Additionally, the intermittent micronaps that keep whisking me away …

Relationships

Fazlur Rahman Khan: Why is this skyscraper architect so important?

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates what would have been the 88th birthday of Fazlur Rahman Khan, the architect known as “the Einstein of structural …

Skyscrapers

The nuclear bomb didn't beat Japan — Stalin did

The U.S. use of nuclear weapons against Japan during World War II has long been a subject of emotional debate.<p>Initially, few questioned President Truman's decision to drop two atomic bombs, on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. But, in 1965, historian Gar Alperovitz argued that, although the bombs did force …

History

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Writing

The 10/10/10 Rule For Tough Decisions

It’s good to sleep on it when there are tough choices to make, but you also need a strategy once you wake up–which is why you should employ the 10/10/10 rule.<p>It’s easy to lose perspective when we’re facing a thorny dilemma. Blinded by the particulars of the situation, we’ll waffle and agonize, …

Los Angeles

Thermomix, the magical German do-it-all kitchen appliance, is here to conquer America

In a fanciful advertisement from 1956, a limber American housewife is spirited to Frigidaire’s “Kitchen of the Future,” where she delightedly pushes buttons, gazes at flickering screens, and twirls a rotating cylindrical fridge. She skips away for an interlude of recreation involving tennis, golf, …

Marc Andreessen's Best Advice: Build Your Passion Before Your Startup

We’re living in an age afflicted with founder fever.<p>Over $12 billion of venture capital was deployed to the startup ecosystem in just the first quarter of this year, according to the National Venture Capital Association’s MoneyTree report. That’s the ninth consecutive quarter of more than $10 …

Startups

Why doing a PhD is often a waste of time

The disposable academic<p><i>This article originally appeared in the 2010</i> <i>Christmas double issue</i> <i>of</i> The Economist.<p>On the evening before All Saints’ Day in …

Chuck Feeney: The Billionaire Who Is Trying To Go Broke

On a cool summer afternoon at Dublin’s Heuston Station, Chuck Feeney, 81, gingerly stepped off a train on his journey back from the University of Limerick, a 12,000-student college he willed into existence with his vision, his influence and nearly $170 million in grants, and hobbled toward the …

Consistency Beats Talent, Luck, Good Intentions, and Even Quality

I will not be outworked, period.<p>“Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful …

Park Chan-wook, the Man Who Put Korean Cinema on the Map

<i>This story is one of the seven covers of T Magazine’s Greats issue, on newsstands Oct. 22.</i><p>WE’RE AT A BUSY noodle house in the South Korean city of Paju when Park Chan-wook removes two cameras and a digital music player from his bag and lays them on our table. “These are the extensions of my limbs,” …

South Korea

বার বার হেরে যাবার গল্প

দুহাজার তিন সালে সায়েন্স গ্রুপ থেকে আমি এইচ এস সি পাস করি, 3.60 আউট অফ 5 এর ভয়াবহ সিজিপিএ নিয়ে| ঝিনাইদহ ক্যাডেট কলেজের ছাত্র ছিলাম, আন্ত: ক্যাডেট …

The 40% Rule: The Simple Secret To Success

There is no shortage of business books on the market (including mine), most of which claim to hold the secrets to success.<p>As a business book writer myself, I’m not inclined to disparage any of these. Most offer useful tactics that entrepreneurs can use to streamline their processes and boost their …

Motivation

The chapter that made us fall in love with… Severus Snape

A walk inside Snape’s memories transformed him in Harry’s mind from sniping Potions master to ‘the bravest man he ever knew’. We take a closer look …

Mom's Secret to a Successful Marriage Is Going Viral, Because It's Just So Honest

The Grief to Hope blogger and mom of three took to Facebook to reveal the real key to a happy, long-term relationship.<p>A post by a mom named Nikki Pennington is going viral, because her thoughts on marriage are so on-point. Pennington, 32, took to Facebook to address the question she's frequently …

LinkedIn's CEO Just Gave Some Brilliant Life Advice. Here It Is in 1 Sentence | Inc.com

Since taking over as LinkedIn's CEO in 2009, Jeff Weiner has accomplished a great deal to earn him the title of Highest Rated CEO.<p>He has grown LinkedIn's membership base from 33 million to more than 430 million and its revenue from $78 million to over $3 billion. Refreshingly, throughout, Weiner …

Oprah Winfrey

20 Brutal Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit | Inc.com

It's much easier to talk about the weather, sports, and celebrities than your fear of mortality.<p>Unfortunately, the more time you spend pretending that ultimate truths don't exist, the more time you waste not being your authentic self and getting the most out of every precious second.<p>Time, not …

Happiness

Single, Unemployed and Suddenly Myself

I was 37, single, unemployed and depressed because in a couple of months I was going to be moving out of my studio apartment on East 23rd Street in Manhattan and in with my mother in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. Since taking a buyout at my Wall Street firm, I had devoted myself to two activities: …

Relationships

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

Inside the inventor's world-changing plans to inhabit outer space, revolutionize high-speed transportation, reinvent cars – and hopefully find love …

Elon Musk

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Winston Churchill's 12-Word Definition of Success May Just Change Your Life | Inc.com

We tend to think about success as the pinnacle of achievement. It's what we supposedly experience once we get everything we think we want. We get into Harvard Business School. Our startup goes through an IPO. We marry the person of our dreams.<p>Yet traditional markers of achievement are not actually …

Motivation

Being a Doctor Is Hard. It’s Harder for Women.

Happy medical residents are all alike. Every unhappy resident would take a long time to count.<p>It’s no secret that medical training is grueling: long hours, little sleep, rigid hierarchies, steep learning curves. It’s unfortunate but not surprising, then, that nearly one-third of residents …

Health Care