Vivek Raj

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Want Instant Motivation? Read This Book Now.

Recently, I started reading it again. Immediately, my workouts got more intense. I began thinking bigger about my goals and my vision for my future.<p>I've read hundreds (potentially thousands) of self-help and business books over the past decade. Very few have the <i>it-factor</i>. Some of them do, though. …

Motivation

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

12 amazing facts about time zones

With the clocks going forward tonight, Telegraph Travel has uncovered a few oddities on the subject of time zones.<p>1. Greenland is in the same time zone as Britain<p>Despite its location in the middle of the North Atlantic, between Iceland and Canada, a narrow slither of eastern Greenland - the weather …

13 Items on Amazon People Are Going Absolutely Nuts for Right Now

The best of the best.<p>It’s hard to know when you order something online if what you’ll be getting is the real deal or a cheap whisper of what you were …

Why Choosing Between Android And iOS Still Matters

Fire up an iPhone X alongside a Galaxy Note 8 and you might not think there's all that much to choose between Android and iOS any more. They offer …

How rich are the rich? If only you knew

“If poor people knew how rich rich people are, there would be riots in the streets.”<p>Actor and comedian Chris Rock made this astute statement during a …

Income Inequality

Here are places you must visit in 2018

“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving,” the ancient Chinese Philosopher Lao Tzu had once said. And while the idyllic …

New Zealand

The best Alexa commands to try with your new Echo

No matter how many Amazon Echo commercials you see, it takes a little time to adjust to Alexa. Putting a virtual assistant in your home signals a change in lifestyle, sort of like adopting a puppy. There will be a lot of trial-and-error, but once you find your rhythm, you’ll forget what life was …

50 Things You Need To Eat In Delhi Before You Die

<b>1. Jalebi at Old Famous Jalebi Wala</b><p><i>Image courtesy Indiatimes</i><p>Start off with one of the oldest eateries in Delhi. This 100-year-old shop is known for …

10 Stylish Bathroom Lighting Ideas

Multiple Magic<p>In this master bathroom with a rustic-modern aesthetic and a generous amount of natural light, multiple pendant lights hang in clusters …

Interior Design

Wander Through the Streets of Prague With This Dreamy Hyperlapse Video

A new hyper-timelapse video from Ukrainian photographer Kirill Neiezhmakov shows you how incredible Prague can be on foot.<p>The capital of the Czech …

European Travel

10 most influential mobile phones

From Motorola’s oh so 80s DynaTAC brick to the Nokia 3310 with its changeable covers and Samsung’s explosive Galaxy Note 7 – these are the phones that matter the most

Mobile

Photo Collage Ideas and Layouts For Budget Wall Decor

There's nothing like photos to give your home a warm, personal feel, and remind you of the people and the memories most important to you. That's why …

Great European city breaks you've probably never thought of

These small cities may not pack the cultural punch of Europe’s grande dames – and that’s the point of going. All are full of local colour but also served by budget airlines. Perfect for a weekend break<p>The Montenegrin coast feels very different from neighbouring Croatia: it’s more Russian-influenced …

Unesco

The iPhone's Retina display isn't good enough anymore

As much as I love my iPhone, its screen is starting to look just terrible compared to the displays on other phones.<p>The screens on Samsung's flagship …

26 grooming and style hacks every guy should know

There are certain things every guy should know about his appearance.<p>From how to match your dress shoes to your suit and how often you should get your hair cut to even how to shave, these tips will make every guy's life a whole lot easier.<p>There's bound to be at least one thing you didn't know.<p><i>Megan</i> …

25 Products That Will Make You Love Your Phone Even More

~Calling~ all phone addicts.

The 10 garden flowers that can sell your property

Does your website suck on mobile? Find out using Google's free new tool

Just type a homepage URL into Google's new testing tool to find out how easy the site is to use on mobile.<p>Google has rolled out a new free online …

SEO

Earth - The strange fate of a person falling into a black hole

<i>This was the most-read story on BBC Earth in 2015. Here is another chance to read it.</i><p>It could happen to anyone. Maybe you're out trying to find a new habitable planet for the human race, or maybe you're just on a long walk and you slip. Whatever the circumstances, at some point we all find …

11 hidden features in Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Every release of Android brings with it improvements and fixes, many of which make your phone more secure from hackers and add new, useful features. …

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

How To: 15 Tips to Make You a Google Calendar Pro

Whether scheduling meetings, events, tasks, or even keeping tabs on the weather, a good digital calendar can help you stay on top of your game in …

Airline secrets: Ex-employee spills the beans on what operators don't want you to know

Not everything is as it seems in the aviation industry, at least according to one ex-employee, who has written a damning article about some of the …

DIY scratched screen repair: Magic and myths

Cleaning

Travel dreams: how to make a new life abroad

Want to know what it’s like to give everything up and escape to more exotic climes? These inspiring travellers have made it work in all sorts of ways<p><b>Emma Robson, 35, from London is an adventure tour leader</b> <br>I was a cardiac physiologist working at St Thomas’s hospital in London and had spent seven …

Puerto Rico

The world's most romantic hotel bars

Facebook gets built-in Tor support for secure socializing on Android

If you’re the kind of person that surfs the Web using an anonymizer or VPN (I am) to secure your connection, I’ve got some great news for you: Facebook is adding official Tor support to its Android app.<p>It’s still somewhat experimental, but a new option rolling out in Facebook for Android lets you …

The mystery of India’s deadly exam scam

It began with a test-fixing scandal so massive that it led to 2,000 arrests, including top politicians, academics and doctors. Then suspects started turning up dead. What is the truth behind the Vyapam scam that has gripped India?<p>On the night of 7 January 2012, a stationmaster at a provincial …

Crime