Education

The rising cost of education and health care is less troubling than believed

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AMONG THE compensations of ageing is the right to bore youngsters with stories of the prices of yesteryear. Once upon a time a ticket to the cinema cost just five quid, and […]

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Health Care

Maggots found on patient at Hacienda HealthCare, same Arizona facility where incapacitated woman gave birth

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Arizona officials are moving toward revoking the license of a health care facility after maggots were found in a patient last week. The decision comes months after a nurse was charged with raping […]

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Education

Teachers: Decision to hit education standard

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Shimla: Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) has stirred up a hornets’ nest by reducing pass percentage under the semester system from 45 to 40 and scrapping the provision making it mandatory to secure […]

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Social Media

Impact of social media: Towards a happier, less nastier Facebook

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Passive use, loneliness and the agony of social comparisons are some of the “ills” being battled on social media and Facebook’s answer to these are: easier ways to comment back, a dating feature and […]

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Health Care

Trump announces expansion of health care coverage for small businesses

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President Trump announced the expansion of health care coverage for America’s small businesses and workers Friday, through health reimbursement arrangements, known as HRAs. “HRAs will now receive the same tax treatment that […]

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Technology

Tech Flop: When NOT to Use Technology in the Classroom

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It seemed like a good lesson idea: A student-created interactive timeline to use as a study guide for their final test. On paper, it looked great. Students would have a chronological reference […]

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Technology

Opinion: Technology was meant to be our great liberator but instead it became our prison

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LAST WEEK I was looking out across the beautiful landscape of the Burren in Clare while on a hike. My mind was clear, calm and carefree. If I am honest, I hadn’t […]

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Technology

India among top destinations for London technology firms: Report

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Between April 2009 and March 2019, Indian investments into London involved 36 projects by 22 Indian companies, with a capex of nearly 523 million pounds India is the fourth-ranked destination for London […]

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