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5 reasons Millennials aren't like the rest of us

Dare to go inside the mind of a Millennial.<p>A new poll sponsored by The Atlantic magazine and the Aspen Institute and released on Wednesday offers new insights into what one of the most talked about generations of Americans is thinking.<p>The survey, which was conducted from June 8 to June 19, asked …

Luxury Lifestyle

From Philip Glass to St Hildegard of Bingen – classical music's 10 best moonlighters

To become a leader in any field, specialisation is obligatory. The risk of spreading oneself too thin is drilled into those with multiple interests. “You cannot hunt two hares at the same time,” the chemist Nikolay Zinin said to a young Alexander Borodin, one of classical music’s better known …

Piano

India’s economic mess is so desperate it’s considering busting sanctions on Iran

The worsening current-account deficit and the falling rupee are driving Indian policy-makers to propose moves that some might consider extreme, if not downright foolhardy.<p>In June, Washington exempted India and eight other countries from financial sanctions on trading with Iran for reducing their …

Economy

New Ecstasy Craze Molly Leads to Deaths in Unregulated Market

Two fatal suspected Molly overdoses have cancelled the Electric Zoo festival. Kent Sepkowitz reports.<p>The recreational drug Ecstasy muscled its way …

Part-timers: Dramatic shift in who is underemployed

The increase in part-time work since the recent recession is not unusual, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. But what has changed dramatically is the age of those taking the part-time work.<p>"The burden of part-time work has shifted to older people and that …

Demographics

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

McCain, Graham express optimism on Obama Syria plan

The Labor Day holiday is a full work day at the White House as the administration presses its case with Congress for approval of a resolution authorizing military strikes on Syria.<p>President Obama's bid to get congressional support to use military force in Syria received a boost Monday as Republican …

Google Maps 2.0 for iOS starts rolling out with iPad support, indoor maps (update: offline maps too)

The revamped Google Maps design reached Android last week; now, it's iOS' turn. Google Maps 2.0 is gradually rolling out worldwide for Apple's platform, and it's bringing the Android version's discovery and exploration components as well as some new-to-iOS features. Long-anticipated iPad support is …