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How technology is part of the greenhouse gas problem America still leads in technology, but China is catching up fast Genetic diseases, mental illness cannot be excluded from health insurance coverage: IRDAI How Virtual Reality Can Help The Global Mental Health Crisis Real Estate business is doing well: Adi Godrej; Godrej Group Private equity funding in real estate spikes but fewer developers raking it in Indian-origin doctor gets 9 years jail for health care fraud in US Eight Ways To Stay On Top Of Real Estate Technology Changes Technology, Fears of Cultural Submergence, and Video Regulation in India

How technology is part of the greenhouse gas problem

Paris — Technology is often touted as a solution to the world’s environmental challenges, but it is part of the problem: industry executives are facing rising

America still leads in technology, but China is catching up fast

Arare thing happened in an industrial park near Washington, dc,last November. Construction began on a $3bn extension to a semiconductor foundry owned by Micron Technologies, a maker

Genetic diseases, mental illness cannot be excluded from health insurance coverage: IRDAI

The insurance regulator has said genetic disorders, menopause, mental illnesses among several such health issues cannot be excluded from health insurance coverage. As part of

How Virtual Reality Can Help The Global Mental Health Crisis

The World Health Organization has reported that one in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their

Real Estate business is doing well: Adi Godrej; Godrej Group

Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group, talks about the fourth quarter results of the company, expectation from election results and its acquisition plans during an interview

Private equity funding in real estate spikes but fewer developers raking it in

India’s real estate market, which has attracted top dollars from global and domestic investors over the years, is going through an interesting phase where each

Indian-origin doctor gets 9 years jail for health care fraud in US

NEW YORK: An Indian-origin doctor has been sentenced to nine years in prison by a US court for committing health care fraud and illegally distributing

Eight Ways To Stay On Top Of Real Estate Technology Changes

Technological disruptions are happening more frequently, and to every industry. When you are focusing on managing the relationships you have with your clients while also

Technology, Fears of Cultural Submergence, and Video Regulation in India

The practice of determining the legality of a publication based on its ownership and on the nature of its contents has existed for almost as

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna engaged in a terse public row over the UK’s future within the EU during a radio phone-in. The Mayor was accused by the Labour MP of entering the debate for Brexit for personal gain, prompting [...]

March 15, 2016 News
In pictures: famous British public schools with branches abroad

In pictures: famous British public schools with branches abroad

Harrow was one of the first major British public schools to expand abroad when it opened Harrow International Bangkok in 1998. Since then, it’s opened branches in Hong Kong and Beijing, with another due to open in Shanghai in August 2016. [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
Signs your child may be being bullied

Signs your child may be being bullied

Last summer, I was invited to observe an assembly at one of the schools I visit in my capacity as founder of the Self-Esteem Team, a group that travels the UK delivering workshops on mental health and body image. Pupils [...]

March 15, 2016 Uncategorized
Can you find the hidden letter in this memory puzzle?

Can you find the hidden letter in this memory puzzle?

This red dot puzzle tests your ability to recall images and has been shared by thousands online this week. Those who can easily answer the puzzle may just have an eidetic memory, the ability to recall images with vividness bordering [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
Sainsbury’s reveals first quarterly sales growth in more than two years

Sainsbury’s reveals first quarterly sales growth in more than two years

Sainsbury’s has revealed its first quarterly sales growth in more than two years, boosting hopes that the supermarket will make a new bid for Argos owner Home Retail Group later this week. The supermarket said sales at established stores including [...]

March 15, 2016 Uncategorized
what is the most effective way of getting students to retain the information you’ve imparted during a lesson?

what is the most effective way of getting students to retain the information you’ve imparted during a lesson?

We all know that the students who are able to focus for the longest periods of time on what we’re saying without their attention wandering are the ones most likely to retain the information. Conversely the students with short attention [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
Why do people mock us geography students?

Why do people mock us geography students?

I’m tired of everyone giving geography students like me a hard time. For years I’ve experienced jibes, sarcastic comments and mockery for the fact I like geography, but I didn’t think it would carry on at university. My friends and [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
Want to retire in comfort? Back Bernie Sanders on free college tuition

Want to retire in comfort? Back Bernie Sanders on free college tuition

Bernie Sanders, in his election manifesto, has argued for making tuition free at public colleges and universities. This is a proposal that has struck many, including prominent economists, as ludicrous. For sure, there are scant details about how all this [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
Sixth form college teachers walk out

Sixth form college teachers walk out

About one in ten colleges are closed but the government says most are open or partially open. On Monday the court rejected the government’s bid to stop the National Union of Teachers’ action on the grounds that it is political. [...]

March 15, 2016 Education
U.S. sailor arrested for rape in Okinawa

U.S. sailor arrested for rape in Okinawa

NAHA, Japan, March 14  — A U.S. sailor has been arrested for alleging raping a Japanese woman at a hotel in Okinawa, local police said. Navy sailor Justin Castellanos, 24, stationed at Camp Schwab in Okinawa, wasarrested for allegedl taking the [...]

March 15, 2016 Business
Berlin car bomb explosion kills driver

Berlin car bomb explosion kills driver

BERLIN, March 15 — Berlin police are investigating a car bomb that exploded Tuesday morning on a city street, killing the driver. The 3 a.m. blast in western Berlin’s Charlottenburg neighborhood flipped the vehicleinto the air as it traveled toward [...]

March 15, 2016 News
The Jungle is being razed – where next for its residents?

The Jungle is being razed – where next for its residents?

Marcus [Valance], Property Week’s photographer for our trip, climbs out of the car, pops the boot and begins assembling his equipment. My mobile trills. It’s Liz [Hamson], my editor, and she gets straight to the point: “There’s breaking news – [...]

March 15, 2016 Real Estate