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Bashar al-Assad trained as a doctor. How did he become a mass murderer? | Ranjana Srivastava

The Syrian president isn’t the first doctor to kill. But there is something galling about someone who is trained to save lives taking them instead<p>Preparing dinner, I bite my tongue as images of the latest atrocity in Syria flashes on the screen.<p>“Isn’t he a doctor too?” my daughter asks.<p>Related: …

Nerve Agents

ICICI Bank ties up with Alibaba to provide easy finance to SMEs

In order to tap into the booming e-commerce market in India, ICICI Bank, the country’s largest private sector lender, has tied up with Chinese …

The danger for banks is not digital, but not thinking - Chris Skinner's blog

I picked up a few amazing quotes this week. The first was someone telling me about the payments conference they attended where one of the large UK …

17 Charts To Help You Eat Healthy

Everything you need to know from cutting out sugar to building a salad that doesn't suck.

Panko Crusted Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe

"Kikkoman Panko Bread Crumbs make a crispy crust for these pan fried mashed potato cakes."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups chilled mashed potatoes<p>2 eggs, slightly …

Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

3 Easy Pasta Dishes To Make With Almost Nothing In Your Fridge

Take a moment to imagine your average day. You likely worked long hours, ate a below-average sandwich or salad at your desk, and endured a sweaty …

Italian Food

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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Shake: Hilarious High-Speed Photographs of Dogs Shaking by Carli Davidson | Colossal

<p>Published just today, Shake is a new book of photos from Portland-based photographer Carli Davidson who used a high speed camera to capture …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

Offshore Drilling in the Arctic: A Conversation with Fran Ulmer

College Student's Speech Makes Him King of the Nerds

If the nerds of the world ever come together to elect a president for all geek-kind, this kid should definitely run.<p>The epic — yes, epic, there is no …

Incredibly Expressive Owl Photography

Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. “Little owls are CUTE!,” he states. “They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, …

Photography

9 Philosophies Of Happiness To Live By

By Cody Delistraty,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1dzLh7p<p>“Of all the means to insure happiness throughout the whole life, by far the most important …

7 characters you meet at every hostel

Mention a drunk Australian and I’ll throw down cash money I can describe the guy you’re thinking of. Really tall, at least 6’3” (or about 192cm for …

August 2013