Beyond the classroom

January 20, 2017 06:00 am

Unexpectedly bumping into a familiar face you haven’t seen in years while you are going about your day can naturally throw you off guard. Recently, a friend wasn’t just taken by surprise she confesses that she was actually filled with dread. The familiar face was one she hadn’t seen in 15 years, not since she had passed out from school

Over the years, the government and international agencies have incorporated cash transfer as one of the components of social protection programs.

Traffic, technology & conformity

January 20, 2017 04:27 am

There is just so much more that can be done to help the police render their duty better instead of token gestures that seem to be the norm. The ever-increasing vehicle registrations and resulting traffic congestion means that it’s going to take more than one drone, a few ‘Go Pros’, and barely functioning CCTV cameras for the police to do their duties effectively.

Confessions of a husband

January 20, 2017 04:25 am

We talked to some married, and soon-to-be married men and had them tell us what’s on their minds, and hearts.

A day at the Golden Temple

January 20, 2017 03:44 am

“It is difficult as I have to purify myself by bathing even when I go to the toilet. But, I feel free because nobody scolds me or makes me cry. I don’t have to do any work and I’m loved by everyone because God loves the principal priest.”

Have you tootled yet?

January 20, 2017 01:17 am

One doesn’t need to have a vivid imagination to agonize about the possible security risks of developing a habit of taking lifts from strangers. Bhatta also confirms that security is an aspect that they are giving utmost priority to.

DIY business

January 20, 2017 00:11 am

There’s a good thing about operating a business through Instagram. Anytime I find myself free, I can easily upload pictures and reply to direct messages and comments, which make handling a business relatively hassle free.

Music to the rescue

January 20, 2017 00:09 am

Have you ever been working on a very important task, only to be driven slowly mad by a co-worker constantly sniffing, or sipping their coffee, or clipping their nails? Something quite innocuous suddenly becomes much more infuriating when you’re trying to work on something your brain doesn’t necessarily enjoy. Music is a very useful tool in such situations. It provides non-invasive noise and pleasurable feelings, to effectively neutralize the unconscious attention system’s ability to distract us.

Beauty routines

January 19, 2017 23:51 pm

We all want perfect skin but unless you were born with the right genes perfect skin is unattainable. But that doesn’t mean you can’t improve its current state and sport a glow that makes your skin look really nice. All you have to do is follow some simple beauty routines and not compromise on it, no matter how tired or lazy you feel at the end of the day.

Grocery shopping on Facebook

January 19, 2017 23:46 pm

Grocery shopping, in the capital, seems to be slowly becoming a cyber affair. More and more vendors, suppliers as well as producers can be seen capitalizing on social media to carry out their businesses. In fact, the positive response has also encouraged them to provide complementary services such a free home deliveries. We could even call it an emerging trend.