Health/Wellness

NUTRIENT ‘AMMO’ FOR ALLERGY

RICHARD FIRSHEIN

As the manager of her family’s raucous Irish pub in midtown Manhattan, twenty-eight-year-old Molly Tracey was as far removed from a pure diet and environment as she could get...
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THE STORY OF SLEEP

VENKATESH GOVINDARAJAN

Sleep disorders are far more variegated and complex than you think. The causative factors are numerous and the complementary, synergistic effects they have, make this a chall...
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WEIGHT LOSS MADE SIMPLE

RICHARD FIRSHEIN

Cindy Patton was a woman who, like many, had battled with her weight for years, but never seemed to make much progress in controlling it. For Cindy, avoiding obesity was of the utm...
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Art/Literature/Culture

FOREVER KING

RAJGOPAL NIDAMBOOR

Elvis Presley was not born rich; he came from a poor Mississippi family. Yet, he enriched music, like no other singer — before, or...
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NEW YEAR. EVERY YEAR

ABHA IYENGAR 

I have been thinking a lot more this year about the New Year and the resolutions we make. They are all about what we consider as failings, or drawbacks, we have, and how we are going to change, for ...
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A FAREWELL TO THE GRANDMASTERS OF FILM

ELLIS CASHMORE

Fate can be economical: it picks its victims, not in an arbitrary or random manner, but in a ruthlessly efficient, emotion-saving way. No sooner have we started to rhapsodize over the legacy left by visionar...
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Philosophy/Spirituality/New-Age

BALANCE IS EVERYTHING

GAYATRI PAGDI

Years ago, when I decided to study what had caused me clinical depression, for some time, I came across many poin...

EVOLVE THYSELF

ANDRE ZIZI

The reality of our daily observations is far deeper than the rabbit hole. People who are sceptical about what makes our potential infinite consciousness real, and of what we can create beyond our wildest imagination, need to take a deep...

Science/Technology

THE DOWNSIDE OF ANTIBIOTICS

ANNA CIZEK

Penicillin, discovered by Alexander Fleming in 1928, became known as the 'miracle drug' for its instrumental role in the Second World War, when the Allied forces...

THE TAO OF LIFE

VENKATESH GOVINDARAJAN

Systems View of Life is a sublimely coherent book: from start to finish. It has 18 chapters that comprise of four sections...

WASTE IS NO WASTE

VENKATESH GOVINDARAJAN

Rice is the staple food of millions of people in the world. India is the second largest producer of this crop — most of which is consumed domestically. It also brings in useful foreign exchange to the country. When we ...