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Remembering A Legend On His Birthday
21. September 2019 at 09:01
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Dhyan Chand was an Indian hockey player and is known as one of the greatest players to ever play hockey. He was mostly known for his excellence in scoring goals and his thee gold medal wins in the Olympics. Dhyan Chand is often described as a person who dominated field hockey. He was so good at the game that he was given the nickname: The Wizard. Well, today is The Wizard’s birthday and it’s only fair to look back at his inspirational life.

Dhyan Chand was born on August 29th, 1905 in Allahabad in a Rajput family. His father ‘Sameshwar Singh’ was a part of the British Indian Army and he also played the sport of hockey for the army. Dhyan Chand’s family had to move to many places due to his father’s frequent transfers. Due to this, Dhyan had to leave his studies after only six years of schooling.


Finally, his family settled in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh and he graduated from Victoria College, Gwalior in the year 1932. On his 17th birthday, he was enlisted in the British Indian Army as a sepoy (private) in the 1st Brahmans. From 1922 to 1926, Dhyan played hockey for the army and regimental games. Eventually, he was selected for the Indian Army Team and the team went on a...

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Some Quotes By A Former Number One In The World
21. September 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Serena Jameka Williams is a very famous tennis player and she needs no introduction. However, it’s worth mentioning that she has been ranked world no. 1 by The Women’s Tennis Association eight times between 2002 and 2017. This happened for the first time on July 8th, 2002. At just the age of 37, she has a record of 23 Grand Slam singles wins.

Well, it’s a well-known fact that people who prove to be this great usually had humble beginnings. And yes, this was the case for Serena Williams. She was born on September 26th, 1981 in Saginaw, Michigan. People like Serena are very inspirational and they motivate people not only with their actions but also with their words.


So, here are some quotes by a former world number one:


“Growing up I wasn’t the richest, but I had a rich family in spirit. Standing here with 19 championships is something I never thought would happen. I went on a court just with a ball and a racket and with a hope”


Yet another example of rags to riches. Serena Williams took birth in a middle-class family and had a really challenging childhood. She expresses her...

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Domestic Violence: Understanding the Issue
19. September 2019 at 10:13
by Zulfiqar Ali Ramzan
Domestic Violence against women in Pakistan continues to make life difficult for women. Women continue to suffer from it, which is considered as a family issue, while, the state is not allowed to interfere. Unfortunately, the problem is spread across the country, and serious efforts must be taken to eliminate this menace.

Domestic Violence against women in Pakistan continues to make life difficult for women. It has become so normalized, that, aside from passing two provincial laws, conviction rate remains low. Also, women continue to suffer from it which is claimed to be treated as a family issue; While, the state is not allowed to interfere. A report published in the Journal of International Women Studies points out how women continue to be sidelined in Pakistani society, with a special focus on Punjab. However, the problem is spread across the country, and serious efforts must be taken to eliminate this menace from the country.


The legislators in the provinces have been active on this issue. Despite passage of these bills, violence against women in houses continues. While, Punjab government passed the Protection of Women Against Viole...

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The Formula Of Being A G.O.A.T - Eminem’s Inspirational Life Story
12. September 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Born on 17th October 1972, Marshall Bruce Mathers III took birth in a broken home in St. Joeseph, Missouri. His father (Marshall Bruce Mathers II) left him and his Mother (Deborah R. Mathers aka Debbie Mathers) when Eminem was just a couple of months old. Marshall had, what you would call a very traumatizing childhood.

He had to change a lot of schools due to his mother moving from place to place frequently and that resulted in a lot of bullying, mostly just for him being ‘the new kid’. He briefly explained the bullying incidents in his songs  ‘Brain Damage’ (where he expresses how he felt being bullied by D’Angelo Bailey) out of the ‘The Slim Shady LP’ (his second studio album released in 1999) and ‘Legacy’ (where he explains how he was bullied and how hip-hop helped him rise above it) in ‘The Marshall Mathers LP II’ (his eighth studio album released in 2013).


Also, bullying was not the only problem that Marshall had to face when he was young. His mother was fond of using a drug called ‘Valium’ (a drug used to cure anxiety by generating calming effects) due to some of her own issues. Moreover, she fed those...

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Some Thought-Provoking Quotes By Albert Einstein
10. September 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Albert Einstein is one of the biggest names in Science, History, and the History of Science. Along with Sir Isaac Newton and Galileo Galilei, he is one of the three fathers of Physics. Throughout his life, Albert Einstein gave birth to many theories and conducted many experiments that proved to be some of the many foundation stones of modern-day Physics.

Einstein wasn’t known for his theories and experiments. He was also known and appreciated for his inspiring and thought-provoking quotes. Some of them teach you, some of them make you think, and some accomplish the task of doing both at the same time. No matter what, we can all relate on some levels to the person who introduced the theory of relativity (pun intended).


Now, let me share and explain some of the quotes by one of the greatest human beings to ever exist:


“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”

Life is a journey that is built with lessons. If you do something and fail at it or don’t get the desired result, it’s ok. However, if you keep doing the same thing again and again and expect that yo...

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Tinder in Southern Italy
09. September 2019 at 09:00
by Fiorenza Gemma
Discussion about dating Apps and how are they usually perceived by people in the Southern Italy, where they're use isn't so popular. Why is it like that? Southern Italy may be quite backward, that's for sure. But regarding dating Apps and their influences on the way people establish sentimental relationships, is it positive that we don't actually use them, or rather we are missing something?

Tinder, as many people may already know, is a dating App. During a discussion with a friend, who's Italian but lives in France, I found out not only about Tinder's existence but also that we Italians generally don't use it, which explains why I hadn't ever heard about it before. To be honest, I've heard about it before, but I hadn't ever met someone who, without any shame, was willing to explain to me how this App works and give me some tips about, for example, how to avoid fakes and potential unpleasant situations.


Since then I have been asking to other people to tell me about their experiences with dating Apps, whether if they had them or not, and what they thought about them. I've noticed that shame is something that always comes up during some speeches regarding Tinder or other dating Apps. I don't know why, but t...

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Need Motivation? Here Are Some Quotes By Mark Zuckerberg
08. September 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is one of the biggest names in the world today and there are many valid reasons for this. He is known for making the world’s biggest social network ‘Facebook’. Mark was driven with a passion to bring the world together by shortening the distances between people and he did it in the best way possible.

Because of Facebook and other websites that followed the trend, people 1000s of miles away can easily contact each other with the help of an internet connection. Thanks to Zuckerberg, it’s possible for us to connect with new people all around the world. He is the current CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of Facebook and also owns Instagram and Whatsapp now.


It’s just a given if you are such a revolutionary, you are bound to have a lot of wisdom. Many people get inspired by Mark’s story and try something of their own. Sure, we can get a lot of motivation from what he did, however, the things he says can also motivate us to chase our dreams.


There are many great things that Zuckerberg has said and I’m here to bring you some of the best out of them. Of course, with the meani...

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Best Off Season Skiing Destinations In Europe
06. September 2019 at 09:00
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
Usually, by April, many people have shifted their attention to beach vacations. However, this is not the case for the die-hard skiers. While this shift is expected, what many people do not know is that there is still a lot of snow in April on most Alps. As a matter of fact, this is the best time; there are snowstorms and the days are longer and warmer. Additionally, the resorts are less crowded, and the costs are low.

But what’s the catch? Good question. Well, to enjoy a late ski holiday, you’ve got to know where to go. Unfortunately, not all ski resorts are perfect for a late ski holiday. Luckily for you, we’ve taken the liberty of compiling a list of great resorts to consider.


Note: These resorts aren’t in any particular order. They each have something to offer. The final decision is your's based on the information we provide.


What to Consider to Finding the Perfect Spring Destination?

  • Altitude

The height of a ski resort affects a lot more than just the snow conditions on the slopes. In high school, you learned that the higher you go, the colder it becomes. This is all because of low air pressure at the high altitudes. It h...

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American Culture And Female Sexuality
04. September 2019 at 09:00
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
American Culture impacts on different aspects of a person's identity. In its intentionality, it makes a sentiment of having a place and an interactive way of life among individuals, while it partitions the world into networks of regular traditions, values, religion, practices, and law. To women, sexualization is the act of making or becoming sexually aware predominantly, it means emphasizing their sexual nature.

Contemporary American culture has commodified the female body and structure, and we are currently in a culture where the female body is seen as a sexual item that can be seen and evaluated, purchased and retailed, and eventually demolished by other people in the entire civilization. Many people believe in the media's depiction of ladies, which is sound and impeccably typical; in any case, this is not the reality. The message that the media spreads is prizing explicitly confident women. Sex sells! However, at what cost? The expense is nobility.



Media use is an unmistakable piece of present-day life. American kids and young people report going through over four hours of the day staring at the TV and almost eight hours out of each day devouring media, gener...

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Having Trouble Staying Focused At Work? Here Are Some Things That Can Help You!
02. September 2019 at 09:01
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
So, there are two kinds of people, those who work their butts off (workaholics) and those who have trouble staying focused. And it’s sad to say that the number of the second category is higher. One of the biggest reasons for losing your focus is distractions. These distractions can be anything, people talking, social media, your crush at work, and many many more.

While most people think that it’s hard to get rid of these distractions and focus on work, I think differently. We all go through this stage in our lives and I did too. How I got out of it is what will help you to get out of it (I hope so!).


There are a lot of ways to stay focused at work and the ones that I’m about to tell you are the ones discovered, tested, and approved by me. I don’t intend to brag but doing these things helped me in improving my focus and I know they’ll help you too. So without further delay, let’s jump right into it!



Find Inspiration In Your Work

Everyone has a reason to start a job or a business. The thing is that people tend to forget ...

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The Inspiring Story Of A Man Who Never Lost Hope
31. August 2019 at 09:04
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Vivian Fernandes, famously known by his stage name DIVINE is an Indian rapper and is one of the biggest names in Indian hip-hop today. You cannot leave him out while talking about Indian hip-hop or rap. With a rebellious voice, fire lyrics, and non-stop flow, DIVINE sure is a force to reckon with. DIVINE sure is a big name right now, however, things were not always like this for him.

On 2nd October 1990, Vivian Fernandes was born in a slum in Mumbai. He and his elder brother lived with their father who Vivian describes as a drunk and a violent man. DIVINE has described the horrifying events of his childhood and his father in his documentary which was released on 15th July 2019 on his official YouTube channel. His mother lived and worked in other countries and his main goal was to bring her back.


DIVINE and his elder brother had to tolerate violence and abuse from their father and their mom advised them to move away. They made a deal with their father that they won’t interfere in his life and he won’t interfere in theirs to which, his father agreed. Then, DIVINE and his brother moved in with their grandmother. She was a very sweet and caring lady. Vivian said that she was the fi...

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Introduction of Chinese Mandarin in Schools – Neo-Colonialism or Developmental?
30. August 2019 at 21:54
by Maulline Gragau
“If you speak to a man in your language it goes to his head but if you speak to him in his native language, it goes to his heart.” In January 2016, South Africa cemented its place in history by becoming one of the first African countries to integrate Mandarin into its public school curriculum. This bold step by South Africa seems to have ushered in a new era of ‘Mandarin language rush’ with other African countries following suit.

In December 2018, Uganda also integrated Mandarin Chinese as a second language into their schools. Julius Jwan, the Chief Executive Officer of the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) announced that Mandarin will be offered as a foreign language in schools from 2020. Zimbabwe and Nigeria have also not been left behind. Is this ‘Mandarin language rush’ a case of Chinese neo-colonialism or a mutually beneficial developmental relationship?


The relationship between China and Africa goes back to several hundred years ago with some of the earliest notable contacts being in Malindi, Kenya and Cape Town, South Africa. The more modern interactions began towards the end of the 1950s with China entering into bilateral agreements with E...

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THE UNSOLVED
24. August 2019 at 09:00
by Omkareshwar Jha
Mysteries are everywhere around us. Human mind always tried to understand it. Training of mind is very important goal which is hardly being focus of centres where we think we learn & educate. Such a capable & well prepared mind can do tons of things. We just need to realise on it.

We're working mind every day. But most of us didn't focus on very basic aspects of it. The fear to explore our own mind commits a path with least flow of life.

Such a thing can only be understood when we give ourselves sometime.

So what's "the unsolved"??

Now let me reveal this unsolved is overlooked facts about our own self.

Well I'm not going to say "Do you know facts" here instead I chose a different way of saying who you know.

With such a simple thing as to sit straight in comfortable position can make you such a powerful receiver that when you learn can download entire cosmos.

( Verses of Hat Yog...)

For any logical head it might seems illogical but it is well know & tested experiment that one of very primary thing we learn is not coincidence. As we started speaking or walking or liste...

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The Shataranji of Rangpur
16. August 2019 at 09:00
by Md. Imroz Shahriar Shaik
The main ingredient to produce Shataranji is the thread from Jute. Shataranjis are used for various purposes, such as, as wall mat, jaynamaj or simply carpet. As for design, there comes face of women, animals, shepherd, women with pitcher, boats, natural scenarios and many more. Sometimes the design is done according to the wish of the buyer.
The Shataranji (Checkered Carpet) of Rangpur is a traditional weaving artistry. Once, even to the emperors, it had special honor. The court of Mughal emperor Akbar used to be enlightened by Shataranjis. It had a use in the feast-seat of Jamindars. Along with the waterways, it was used to be exported to many countries. But time had passed with its own flow. With that flow this artistry was about to be lost even from Rangpur.

Recently this artistry has revived with its full vigor. Again, the Shataranji of Rangpur is being exported to many countries of Europe, North America etc. nowadays. Shataranjis are special type of checkered carpet. The word has come from Farsi “Shataranj”. Shataranj is the chess board. The design of Shataranji has a similarity with the chess board. So the name has taken from that word.

The weaving artistry of S...

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Life lessons with the help of some quotes by the 14th Dalai Lama
15. August 2019 at 18:47
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
The 14th Dalai Lama is one of the most famous personalities today and for all the good reasons. Not only is he famous, but he is also one of the most inspirational people as well. The things he says can prove to be life lessons for a lot of people. After all, he’s influenced by great and inspirational personalities such as Gautama Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi.
Same as Gautama Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi, the 14th Dalai Lama is highly quotable. His quotes can teach us a lot about life and ourselves. They can help us in developing our personality, character, and way of thinking. So, here are some quotes by the 14th Dalai Lama that sure are life lessons for us:

“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible”
Kindness is something that’s a virtue and must be the first thing a person learns. This should happen so a person remains kind even in heated up moments. Kindness is a beautiful gift you can give to anyone and this gift can resolve the ugliest of disputes. So, we must learn how to be kind whenever possible. And the great Dalai Lama says, it is always possible.

“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck”
If you want something with all your heart an...

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The "Us versus Them" Nightmare
11. August 2019 at 09:00
by Isiaka A Kromah
The human mind has a tendency to categorize people into social groups. And often these social groups can create an “Us vs. Them” mentality toward people who may be different than us in some ways, whether it’s race, gender, age, nationality, culture, religion, or socioeconomic status.It is about time that we as people hold together if we want to forge ahead as a Nation , We will have to work together to achieve the common good for us all.
In a country such as ours(Liberia) our progress has been stagnated due to this mentality we all have developed as people .This Mentality has and will continue to be a major obstacle to our development and progress as people . This Mentality of The Congo and Native , The Citizen and Non citizen, The literate and The illiterate , The Powerful and the powerless , The ruling and the opposition, The Leaders and the masses .This Mentality has brought more harms than Good .

The notion of We are the original owners and they are just foreigner is not a modern ideology .It started before Independence in 1847 . Numerous battles were fought between the Settler and the native ,because certain group of people behaved more superior to the other ,bringing us back to the ‘’Us versus Them ‘’scenarios .Numerous battles were fought to show certain people...

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Too much of anything is bad
09. August 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
I wasn’t always the happy man I am today. There have been a lot of tragic incidents in my life and I’m not hesitant to share them with people. I was born into a poor family in Chandigarh. My mother was a housewife and my father worked in a medical store. Times were so bad that the monthly income of my whole family was hardly $75.
I was frequently bullied and picked on because of the harsh financial state of my family. I felt like there was nothing good in my life and I wanted to make major changes very fast. I decided to pay full attention to my studies as I wanted to become capable enough to support my family. Well, I guess life doesn’t let you live that easily. When I was 13 years old, my mother left me and my father alone.

Soon after that, my father fell ill and my academic performance started to decline. I started staying at home all the time for taking care of my father. I still remember how sad I used to get and how much I cried while sitting in a dark empty corner. After that, I started living with my uncle who was a very strict man. Sometimes, he would even beat me up for no reason. And he was drunk during all of the beating sessions. He didn’t have a f...

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Some quotes by Mahatma Gandhi that can teach us a lot
08. August 2019 at 09:01
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was a great freedom fighter and a Lawyer of India and he played a major role in the independence of the country. He wanted to follow the path of ‘non-violence’ in order to get freedom for his country. He is a true role model for everyone and we can all learn a lot from him.
The things he did were great and the things he said were impactful. Indians pay their respects to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi by calling him Mahatma Gandhi or Gandhiji. Many are inspired by the things he said and I will be sharing some of his most inspiring quotes.

Not only will I be sharing these quotes, but I’ll also explain their meaning. So, here are some quotes by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi that can teach a lot about life:

“An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind”
Mahatma Gandhi is referring to violence here. If we revert to violent behavior with violence, there’ll be no difference between us and the person who initiated the violence. The same can be said for abusive verbal behavior: if someone disrespects you by saying something offensive and you retaliate in a similar manner, there’ll be no difference betw...

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To be like you
08. August 2019 at 09:00
by Jubilee Floren
While wishing to be someone better there is one out there wishing to be like you
I see myself nothing
But I see you wonderful

I see myself very low
And see you very high.
I wish I am you
I wish I am not me.

But, as I went town
Someone wishes to be me
Someone sees me very high
Someone sees me wonderfully.

Someone wishes
To be the person I am right now.
But my wishes is to be like you.

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Some more Buddha quotes to rejuvenate you with positivity
07. August 2019 at 09:01
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
In addition to one of my previous articles, I decided to explain some more quotes by Buddha that are sure to bring peace to your chaos. Since there are a plethora of quotes out there by Buddha, it’s only fair that we take motivation from a lot of them. After all, it’s Buddha and we know that we can learn a lot from his teachings.

Just like the first seven, even these quotes have helped me a lot in my life by bringing me positivity. So, here are some more quotes by the great Buddha:


“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth”

No matter how much you lie to yourself or anybody else, the truth will always be the truth. The sun stays hidden in the night and comes out in the day… The moon stays hidden in the day and comes out in the night. In a similar fashion, the truth might stay hidden for a short span of time, but it’ll eventually come out. So, just accept the truth and be who you are.


“You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection”

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Turning your lust to love
07. August 2019 at 09:00
by Meshach Idoko
Lust: fulfilling sin’s (flesh’s) desire…Love: fulfilling God’s desire…Main Texts: 2 Peter 1:7 and Luke 18:27 (NIV)“…and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love.” (2 Peter 1:7)Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.” (Luke 18:27)You can channel those emotions to fulfil God’s desire instead of fulfilling the desires of your flesh. God gave you emotions for a purpose. Use it to fulfil His purpose.
You can channel those emotions to fulfil God’s desire instead of fulfilling the desires of your flesh. God gave you emotions for a purpose. Use it to fulfil his purpose. Have you ever lusted after something or someone? Have you had a ‘crush’ on someone before? Do you know you can turn that desire or lust into love? Do you know you can use those emotions or feelings to fulfil God’s purpose?

Growing up from childhood, this is one major challenge that we all faced. We all have the desire to live a righteous life but there comes this ‘emotions’ wrestling us and we are like ‘why all this?’ Many of us have come to the point of saying “oh God I don’t struggle with anything in this life, I don’t really have anything weighing me down, I don’t steal, I won’t lie, I don’t disobey, I don’t keep malice, I don’t fight, and so on and so forth but whe...

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How to maintain a positive mindset
07. August 2019 at 09:00
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
One of the biggest challenges faced by today’s youth is mental stress. There can be a plethora of reasons for this stress such as problems at work, studies, peer pressure, and many many more. It’s very important to maintain a positive mindset in order to live happily without facing any stress. Keeping a positive mindset is not that hard and there are a lot of ways in which it can be done.

I still remember the time when I started working and was constantly going through a lot of stress because of many reasons. Be it my love life or my work, I was getting stressed out from everywhere and I felt an urgent need for some space from all the things that were stressing me out. I really wanted to change the way I worried about everything until I realized that the key was to change my lifestyle.


Through the amazing process of self-exploration, I was able to figure out some ways to get rid of all the stress in my life. One after the other, I kept thinking of these ways and applied them to my life and BAM! All of my stress was gone. Here are some suggestions for you to control your stress and live life with a positive attitude:


Put A Mirror Infront Of Your Inners...

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Things I learned from depression
06. August 2019 at 09:03
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
This is the story of the darkest time of my life. The time when I felt like I had nothing left. After I was left unloved and heartbroken. That time proved to be my best teacher. This was when I went through the most feared emotion of all… depression!!

In one of my previous articles, I have already talked about the events of my final year in college/my love life and how it all went downhill. I have already mentioned in that article that I was left sad and depressed. And I got out of it by finding my passion for traveling and writing. However, I didn’t mention the details of my depression and what all I learned from it. So, here we go.


I was very tensed and depressed after the events that took place during my last year in college. I knew that I was in depression. I refused to eat, stopped talking to friends, denied having fun, and lost a considerable amount of weight. She was all I thought about during that time and no other thought struck my mind.


I started to notice dark circles forming under my eyes and my face be...

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Stress: What it did to me and how I got rid of it
06. August 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
In today’s busy and chaotic world, it’s normal for everyone to get stressed out. While some people are able to cope with their stress, others might have some difficulties. The same was the case with me when I just started my career as a photographer. I think saying “do what you love to do and work won’t feel like work” is a huge misconception. I am saying this because the same wasn’t true in my case.

I don’t believe in saying things without experiencing them and I’m saying these things because I have experienced them. I was 18 and I had just completed my schooling. I didn’t want to join a university as I had already found my passion for photography. I knew that I wanted to pursue my passion for photography and do something with that in life. So, I decided to skip higher education and start a photography shop.


I gathered the money I had saved up from clicking pictures of my schoolmates. I rented a small shop and started my very own photoshop. At that moment, I felt like I was on the top of the world and nothing could bring me down. Well, I was wrong. Before I realized it, I started overdoing myself to keep up with the rent and daily needs. The result? I started getting stressed out due to every ...

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5 Natural Ways To Replace Antidepressants
05. August 2019 at 09:00
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
One of the most common mental health problems is anxiety and while most of you might not think of it as a huge problem, it can prove to be very harmful. Anxiety is excessive worry about day to day happenings. And it’s common nowadays because of the chaotic world we live in. Being a little anxious can be good as it shows that you are careful, however, the level of anxiety shouldn’t exceed to a dangerous level.

Most people who suffer from anxiety prefer taking antidepressants in order to cope with their anxiety. It does work, however, excessive use can be very harmful. Guess what, people do end up using an excessive amount of antidepressants because they think that doing so will help them in getting rid off the anxiety completely.


This is a huge misconception as antidepressants only give temporary results. After all, they have drugs in them and each and every drug can prove to be addictive if used regularly. So, a desperate measure turns into an addiction which is even more harmful than the disease itself.



Another reason for the same is that people don’t know the natural ways of reducing anxiety. So, here are 5 natural ways to reduce your anxiety level:

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How To Make Your Job Interesting Again
04. August 2019 at 11:11
by Kunal Bansal Chandigarh
Getting bored with your job is a normal thing, however, keeping it that way can lead you to the feeling of quitting the job. Nobody wants that as a stable job is very hard to find these days. I can understand what you are going through as even I worked in a company for more than four years.

It was a local newspaper and I was hired as an editor. At first, it was fun as I loved writing and editing, however, after a year or so it became very repetitive and boring. I had to write and edit similar articles every day and it was getting super boring. I felt like quitting that job until I figured out some ways to make my job interesting.


These are tested (by me) ways to improve your interest in your job. So, grab your agendas, mark your goals, and get ready to improve your working experience with these ways:


Try Changing Your Routine

Working according to the same timings every day can make your job repetitive and super boring. To give yourself some change in life, try changing your shift timings. Just request your team lead to cooperate wi...

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Sometimes, Going Easy Is The Right Thing To Do
04. August 2019 at 10:56
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
We all know that hard work is important and dedication towards what you do gets you where you want to reach. Most of us function with this thought in the mind with our sight set on the ultimate goal of success. But, one of the biggest mistakes we all make is not taking a breather/break. And even if we do, we tend to go back to work quickly.

It doesn’t only exhaust your body and mind, it even affects your skills resulting in unsatisfactory results. I know that feeling as the same thing happened to me when I just started my career in photography.


I was just 19-years-old and I hella happy because I had just discovered my love for photography and I always felt like clicking pictures. It wasn’t long after that when I became a workaholic. I used to spend hours working without thinking about my health. By 21, I forgot about everything else and just focused on my photography.


I literally started working for 16-17 hours a day and this was happening every day. My friends could notice dark circles under my eyes but I was too blind to see it because of my addiction to work.


Feeling sle...

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Invest In Youth Capacity Building to get the Liberia we all want
27. July 2019 at 12:07
by Isiaka A Kromah
Youth people are very important in nation building . If we as people are to progress, we must invest  in young people capacity building which could yield a higher outcome .  Therefore, at the heart of Liberia's peacebuilding and development process and objectives must lay the ultimate and overriding goal of a youth-centered approach(investing in the young Generation )

Invest In Youth Capacity Building to get the Liberia we all want


I write this not as a partisan of any political party, neither having an interest in being one, but as a young Liberian, a patriotic citizen and a concious minded youth who want the progress of this nation to have a large change on young generations of Liberian's. It has been too long a year we as people have struggled just to put an end to the suffering we have faced over the periods of time.

We have always believed that if we change leadership as people, our problems will be resolved in a faster pace. We have always believed that if we take the mantle as people

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Workout and Positivity
27. July 2019 at 12:04
by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh
If you have ever struggled with seeking positivity in your life, you know how hard it is to stay positive when your mind keeps hitting you with negativity. People spend years looking for a way to inject their minds with positivity and fail to understand that the answer might just be a few blocks away from their home. The permanent solution to this dilemma is… going to the gym!!

Just saying things without any experience is not my habit and I have experienced what I’ve written in the above paragraph. There was a time in my life when I was the lowest of my lows. I was 17 at that time and I felt like nothing good is ever gonna happen to me. I used to feel so negative that I lock myself in my room and wouldn’t dare going out thinking that nothing good was going to come out of it.


I felt like this because I lost my parents at an early age and since then, I started thinking that the fates are not good to me and I’ll have to live like this. I used to think that only bad things can happen in my life. I still remember the time when I held my first camera and that was the happiest I had ever been in my life. However, by the time I was 16, even that happiness started to fade away.

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Coworking And Innovation Hub: iCampus Liberia Model
27. July 2019 at 12:01
by Janet M Kamara
The last few decades could be regarded as a digital dispensation of innovation and cutting-edge technologies in Africa. Africa's tech growth is inching north because professionals are not only attempting to learn and adopt new ideas on a rolling basis but are also finding intelligent ways to integrate those creative ideas across Africa.

The last few decades could be regarded as a digital dispensation of innovation and cutting-edge technologies in Africa. Africa's tech growth is inching north because professionals are not only attempting to learn and adopt new ideas on a rolling basis, but are also finding intelligent ways to integrate those creative ideas across Africa, creating a platform for youths on the continent to learn and apply modern information, communication technologies (ICT) to drive creativity and development. 


Africa's  ICT innovation hubs, however,  differ in perspectives from their global mates.  

For instance, African innovation tech-hubs basically tend to boost collective impact and professionalism by establishing communities of practice to host professionals and solicit col...

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