To the girl struggling with her body image
Auren Margliotti/The Odyssey It's not about the size of your jeans, but the size of your heart, soul, and spirit. To the girl struggling with her body image, You are more than the number on the scale. You are more than the number on your jeans and dresses. You are way m ...বিস্তারিত
The power of love
UNHCR Meet the LGBTI refugees finding love beyond borders Shortly after police found the body of her friend, who had been raped and killed for revealing she was gay, Maritza (left) realised she would be next. “Mum called me one day crying,” the 48-year-old recalls. ...বিস্তারিত
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Teachers, change thyself
Durga Gautam/ My Republica The entire philosophy of teaching has undergone a sea change. It is no more confined to content delivery. A lot more aspects such as role playing, motivating, value instillation and many others are attached to it. The concept of a teacher as aut ...বিস্তারিত
Making the most of your travel
Cheryl Rao/ Gulf News According to a recent report in the newspapers, a survey shows that Britons found the Mona Lisa at the Louvre and the Manneken Pis in Brussels among the most disappointing tourist attractions. This made me pause to recall my reactions to these exhibi ...বিস্তারিত
The moral peril of meritocracy
David Brooks, an Opinion columnist/ The New York Times Our individualistic culture inflames the ego and numbs the spirit. Failure teaches us who we are. Many of the people I admire lead lives that have a two-mountain shape. They got out of school, began their career, sta ...বিস্তারিত
How do you define yourself ?
Kayhan Life/Kayhan Life “How do you define yourself?” I am asked. Of the human species. A woman. Born into a Jewish family in a predominantly Shiite Muslim country. Lived in Iran for twelve years. Family. Home. Safety. Prosperity. Friendships. Lightness of being. Th ...বিস্তারিত
Who says people with money can’t have problems?
Ronnie Jordan/ Seven Billion Today Just hear me out, I am sick to death of people thinking that because you have some money, you aren't allowed to have problems or complain about anything in life.It isn't even at a point where people say "oh, you have millions / billions, ...বিস্তারিত
Should handshakes at work be banned?
Huda Tabrez/ Gulf News Two out of five people surveyed in the UK supported a blanket ban on physical contact The UK might put a complete end to it, if the respondents of a recent survey have their way.In a survey done by UK-based job portal TotalJobs, two out of five peo ...বিস্তারিত
I’m the girl without a ‘friend group’
Taylor Grace Abrahams/ The Odyssey And here's why I'm OK with it Little things remind me all the time.For example, I'll be sitting in the lounge with the people on my floor, just talking about how everyone's days went. Someone will turn to someone else and ask something ...বিস্তারিত