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For this mental health expert, poetry carries positive messages

For this mental health expert, poetry carries positive messages

Growing up in Mumbai, Prakriti Poddar was expected to follow her father into the family business of banking. Poddar studied economics and spent several years working in Canada with a technology company before realizing that her true interest was in mental health and counselling. She retrained to become a certified counsellor, clinical hypnotherapist, and neurofeedback [...]

April 1, 2019 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on For this mental health expert, poetry carries positive messages

How to get rid of a cold: 9 expert tips for getting over a cold quickly

How to get rid of a cold: 9 expert tips for getting over a cold quickly

Runny nose, scratchy throat or a tickly cough? It’s horrible knowing that a cold is already in your system – and that it’s only going to get worse. We’ve all heard that wrapping up warm and drinking plenty of fluids will help you recover once a bug has struck, but are there any tips and tricks that [...]

October 28, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on How to get rid of a cold: 9 expert tips for getting over a cold quickly

UN expert: Junk food is a human rights concern

UN expert: Junk food is a human rights concern

UNITED NATIONS –  A U.N. expert says junk food is a human rights concern. Hilal Elver, the U.N.’s special representative on the right to food, said Tuesday the rise of industrial food production combined with trade liberalization has allowed large corporations to flood the global market with cheap, nutrient-poor foods that force poor people to [...]

October 25, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on UN expert: Junk food is a human rights concern

Prince Harry is in the pink as he asks paint expert to colour interior of his home in rosy hues

Prince Harry is in the pink as he asks paint expert to colour interior of his home in rosy hues

As an ex-serviceman and keen rugby player Prince Harry is not the obvious type to favour pink paint. But it has emerged the young Royal asked decorators to paint his walls in the feminine shade – the must-have shade in interior design at the moment. The revelation was made by Joa Studholme, a colour consultant [...]

September 29, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Prince Harry is in the pink as he asks paint expert to colour interior of his home in rosy hues

Incentives key to China’s effort to upgrade higher education, Stanford expert says

Incentives key to China’s effort to upgrade higher education, Stanford expert says

China can improve its higher education system by introducing incentives for students and teachers so they take learning more seriously, a Stanford professor says. Under the current system, college students are essentially guaranteed a diploma, offering little motivation to excel. Prashant Loyalka, a center research fellow at the Rural Education Action Program in the Freeman [...]

August 18, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Incentives key to China’s effort to upgrade higher education, Stanford expert says

Self-driving cars not ready to hit the road: Robotics expert

Self-driving cars not ready to hit the road: Robotics expert

WASHINGTON: Self-driving cars are “absolutely not” ready for widespread deployment despite a rush to put them on the road, a US robotics expert warned on Tuesday. The cars aren’t yet able to handle bad weather, including standing water, drizzling rain, sudden downpours and snow, Missy Cummings, director of Duke University’s robotics programme, told the Senate [...]

March 16, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Self-driving cars not ready to hit the road: Robotics expert