Sharinder Kaur Gill

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Honeymoon hacks: a guide for newly-weds abroad

Congratulations! You’ve taken the plunge, tied the knot, sealed the deal and said ‘I do’. You’ve well and truly earned some downtime with your new Mr or Mrs. But despite what the movies would have you believe, honeymoons aren’t always without their stresses. Here are our top tips for avoiding …

The Week in Review: British PM Resigns After UK Votes to Leave European Union

After months of campaigning in a hard to call race, Britain voted Thursday to leave the European Union (EU) with a small majority win of 52 percent. Following the announcement, which came on Friday, British Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the public to announce he would step down as country …

St Martin's Courtyard - Covent Garden's newest shopping and dining destination

St Martin's Courtyard is a shopping and dining destination in the heart of Covent Garden. An urban oasis offering an array of unique fashion, beauty …

5 Things the World Can Learn from London

<i>View at the Shard, London via @StephBeTravel</i><p><i>There are some things London just does better.</i><p><i>It’s time to take notes world!</i><p><i>Buckingham Palace via</i> …

Free nurse practitioners from their arbitrary bondage

947 Shares<p>As of early April, you can walk into Walgreens in 18 states (plus D.C.), and along with a gallon of skim milk, a pair of photo mugs, a …

Indian restaurants in London

London is full of Indian restaurants – a testament to the capital's love of a spicy curry, fresh naan or crispy samosa.<p>On the menu you'll find …

Oops! Error Page of Turkey Travel Planner by Tom Brosnahan

<b>Sorry! The page you're looking for is not where you expected it to be.</b><p><b>Please use this Google Search Box to find other pages:</b><p><b>Thanks! Enjoy your visit</b> …

10 of the best outdoor cafes and hangouts in Istanbul

Istanbul is a frenetic city – but its citizens also know how and where to slow down. Pinar Hilal Vurucu picks 10 places to stop for coffee, watch the city go by, and hang out with locals<p>• As featured in our Istanbul city guide<p>Eminönü ferry docks<p>Not the easiest word to master, Eminönü is a chaotic …

Effective habits of great travel writers

When I was writing the first edition of <i>Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing</i>, we decided to incorporate interviews with a wide range of travel writers, editors and agents into the book, thinking that readers would profit from hearing a spectrum of experiences and opinions.<p>We’ve continued this …

Maslow 2.0: A New and Improved Recipe for Happiness

<i>A study based on a survey of thousands of people from 123 countries reveals the universal needs that make us happy</i><p>What are the ingredients for happiness? It's a question that has been addressed time and again, and now a study based on the first-ever globally representative poll on well-being has …

Steve Jobs

• <b>Author:</b> Walter Isaacson<p><b>FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING BIOGRAPHIES OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AND ALBERT EINSTEIN, THIS IS THE EXCLUSIVE BIOGRAPHY OF STEVE JOBS.</b><p>Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, …

Digital pen spell checks handwritten notes as you write

A digital pen can detect mistakes in handwritten text, its inventors have claimed.<p>The Lernstift pen could make simple spelling and gramatical errors a thing of the past by gently vibrating when the writer spells a word incorrectly or writes illegibly.<p>The device uses fully built-in handwriting …

Literacy

Disruptive innovation is key for a sustainable economy

New ideas, collaborations and business models will help transform systems. We need a centre for innovation, writes Sissel Waage<p>Disruptive innovation is in vogue – for good reason. Businesses need to stay ahead in an environment of continual evolution and change.<p>The trends of change are many and …

Innovation

Wearing Super-Cold Hat During Chemo May Prevent Hair Loss

A team of U.S. researchers are investigating the possibilities.<p>What's the first thing you'd want to know if you learned you had to undergo chemotherapy? Oncologist Susan Melin of the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina told the Associated Press that often, her patients ask first …

An environmentally friendly battery made from wood

Scientists have developed a battery made from a sliver of wood coated with tin that shows promise for becoming an environmentally friendly energy …

Join the fight against extreme poverty

<b>Last week, leaders of the African Union member nations made an ambitious pledge to end the HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria epidemics in their</b> …

Breast cancer risk can be predicted using new technique

A new way of predicting a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer has been developed.<p>Researchers at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, US, have produced a statistical formula that calculates a woman’s risk of developing the disease over a 10 and 20 year period.<p>The technique, which examines …

Cancer

The app that makes music from your heartbeat could also save you a trip to the doctor

BioBeats, the big data company that made it possible for you to dance along to music tuned to your heartbeat, announced today that it now hopes to venture into more serious health and wellness apps. With $650,000 in seed funding, its team wants to get people thinking about their health before (and …

In rural ERs, kids get better care with telemedicine - Futurity

UC DAVIS (US) — After a live videoconference with a specialist, rural emergency room physicians …

Liftware Spoon Helps With Parkinson's Tremors

A new smart spoon can be a vital tool in helping stabilize Parkinson’s tremors. San Francisco-based Lift Labs’ patented Liftware Spoon uses an …

An In-Ear Brain Monitor Could Watch For Seizures Discreetly

The hearing-aid sized device could allow researchers to record EEG data over multiple days, even as patients move around.<p>Measuring the brain's electric signals, a process called electroencephalography (EEG), is a useful way to diagnose seizures and evaluate sleep disorders. Attaching a jumble of …

How Two Newspaper Reporters Helped Free an Innocent Man

Daniel Taylor didn't commit murder — and the author, a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, proved it in The Chicago Tribune. But it took the justice system more than a decade to catch up.<p>During nearly 25 years as a reporter at the <i>Chicago Tribune</i>, I received hundreds of requests for help from …

This anti-tremor spoon could make it easier for Parkinson's patients to eat. It works by integrating an accelerometer to detect tremors and actuators to cancel out 70% of the motion. Watch: http://f-st.co/z56mMoA

Heartbeats to replace traditional passwords

Our heartbeats could be used instead of traditional passwords to unlock smartphones, tablets and cars using a new device being developed by Canadian company Bionym.<p>Passwords scrawled on a scrap of paper are easily lost, jumbled letters and numbers are quickly forgotten and, with “password” still …

Information Systems

Creativity Is Really Just Persistence, And Science Can Prove It

We already knew that, as Woody Allen has pointed out, success is overwhelmingly about showing up. Now fresh studies help us understand why that is.<p>If we want to be super creative, we have to learn to be super dedicated. It’s a hardworking thing, as <i>War of Art</i> scribe Steven Pressfield has …

Nobel Prizes 2013: The shipping machinery of cells

If the cells that make up your body are little factories, then the shipping department just picked up a Nobel Prize this morning with the award for …