Lessons in failure for athletes from Mahatma Gandhi
Oct 02, 2015 at 16:42 | Source:
Having played junior competitive sports, I have always been intrigued by what drives success and how some of the greatest world beaters dealt with failure. In the current Indian context, "Failure" is a dreaded concept; to fail is shameful a...
Bhaag Johnny review: Run as far as you can from this Kunal Khemu movie
Sep 28, 2015 at 09:20 | Source:
Somewhere near the beginning of Bhaag Johnny, we see young Johnny (Kunal Khemu) sitting in a plush hotel room in Pattaya, bewildered and helpless, with a gun in hand. Right till the end of the film, he stays that wayJohnny from nowhere, whose only sp...
Brewer AB InBev seeks $275 billion tie-up with SABMiller| Reuters
Sep 17, 2015 at 03:45 | Source:
BRUSSELS/LONDON Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI.BR), the world's largest brewer, has approached rival SABMiller (SAB.L) about a takeover that would form a colossus producing a third of the world's beer.A merged group would have a market value of around $27...
China's Sinopec to shut hotels, ditch cars in graft crackdown| Reuters
Sep 14, 2015 at 09:45 | Source:
BEIJING Chinese state-owned energy giant Sinopec Group will sell off most of its hotels by the end of 2017 and get rid of more than 4,000 company cars as part of efforts to root out corruption and waste, it said on Monday.Since President Xi Jinping's...
Incense smoke more toxic than cigarettes, says study
Aug 27, 2015 at 08:53 | Source:
Beijing: Incense smoke contains chemical properties that could potentially change genetic material such as DNA and therefore cause mutations, a new study has claimed.The burning of incense might need to come with a health warning, researchers said. T...
E-cigarettes are 95 percent less harmful than tobacco - UK study| Reuters
Aug 19, 2015 at 05:30 | Source:
LONDON Electronic cigarettes are around 95 percent less harmful than tobacco and should be promoted as a tool to help smokers quit, a study by an agency of Britain's Department of Health said on Wednesday.E-cigarettes, tobacco-free devices people use...
Teens who try e-cigarettes more likely to start smoking - study| Reuters
Aug 18, 2015 at 23:16 | Source:
REUTERS - U.S. teens who try electronic cigarettes may be more than twice as likely to move on to smoking conventional cigarettes as those who have never tried the devices, researchers from the University of Southern California said on Tuesday.The fi...
Too much sex ahead? No, Tinder has not started a 'dating apocalypse' yet
Aug 13, 2015 at 17:44 | Source:
The rains bawl at my window. In one corner of theparapet, my favourite pair of jeans, washed two days back, languish: in exactly half a day it will start smelling like a peak hour Mumbai local. The cook slinks away, assuming I have still not figured ...
Sex on rent: The strange and desperate life of a Delhi gigolo
Aug 13, 2015 at 13:36 | Source:
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Former U.S. President Carter says he has cancer| Reuters
Aug 13, 2015 at 05:30 | Source:
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said on Wednesday that recent liver surgery revealed he had cancer that had spread to other parts of his body."I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory He...