Be it on God, guns or Greta, social media offers neat solutions for our messy feelings

When we experience a background hum of unfocused emotion, be it anxiety, sadness, fear, anger, we unconsciously look for something to attach it to. Social media is brilliant at supplying us with issues to which attach our free-floating feelings. We often look for nice, preformed boxes into which we can dump our inchoate feelings, we […]

JEE Main Result 2020: JD-U leader’s son Shubh Kumar is Bihar topper, read his success mantra

Shubh Kumar, a student of Radiant International School in Patna, has emerged the Bihar topper in the JEE main exam, the results for which were declared on Friday. He got 99.997 percentile, and missed the list of 24 candidates, who got 100 NTA score, by a whisker.

Cole Sprouse gets coffee in Vancouver as Riverdale production resumes in Canada amid COVID-19 pandemic

The show’s run stopped with the 19th episode of its fourth season titled Killing Mr. Honey. Episodes documenting a graduation were pushed from the end of season four to lead off season five when it hits the air in January 2021, according to TV Guide.   

Why Canada flattened the curve — and the US didn’t

It’s been said that Canada has had no closer friend and ally than the United States. That sentiment was summed up in 1976 with a bicentennial gift book called Between Friends/Entre Amis. It was an eloquent acknowledgment of how much we have in common, including the longest undefended border in the world. Here on Vancouver […]

UV air filters to holographic lift buttons, startups offer tech solutions to make offices Covid-safe

A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread […]

Railway, aviation logistics link – solutions to increase farm produce competitiveness

Strengthened hand-shakes in need Addressing the event, Tran Thanh Hai, deputy director of the Agency for Foreign Trade under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) said that farm produce is one of the sectors that greatly contribute to the country’s total export turnover with many key export items such as rice, coffee, cashew nuts, pepper, […]

State Dept. Spox: ‘There Is No Military Solution to the End of the War in Afghanistan’

On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” State Department Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus discussed negotiations for a peace deal in Afghanistan and stated that “there is no military solution to the end of the war in Afghanistan.”

AIPA 41: committees’ draft solutions expected to be adopted on last working day

Meanwhile, the ASEAN ministerial dialogue on promoting women’s role towards sustainable peace and security follows the success of the ASEAN leaders’ special session on women’s empowerment at the 36th ASEAN Summit in June. This is part of efforts by Vietnam as ASEAN Chair to enhance cooperation to boost the role of women, peace and security […]

Rick Bright: ‘Ousted’ vaccine expert says US is facing its ‘darkest winter’

THE R NUMBER: What it means and why it matters GLOBAL SPREAD: Tracking the pandemic VACCINE: How close are we to finding one? HOW A VIRUS SPREADS: An explanation STRESS: How to look after your mental health Mr Bright said his removal from his post was the result of his insisting that money allocated by […]

Los Angeles learns to love its river

“It really is a question of definition. If you see it as only a flood control channel then all these trees, these little ponds with dragon flies hovering over them are not relevant, they just get in the way of the manly art of flood control,” said Mr MacAdams.