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July 21, 2021

Cocker Spaniel: a joyful breed

Do you remember the popular mismatch couple in Walt Disney’s ‘Lady & the Tramp?’ The Tramp was a stray and the Lady was a sheltered pure-bred Cocker Spaniel. The most famous scene was when these larger-than-life canines slurped pasta and fell in…

Achieving successful behaviour change

Changing human behaviour is at the heart of solving global problems central to human well-being, social cohesion and environmental sustainability. For example, preventing obesity, air pollution and waste of environmental resources and improving cyber…

Happy Classroom—Lessons From The Playground

Creating happy schools has become one of the objectives of many educational institutions. A school which sets out to ameliorate happiness in its culture has to begin from student happiness itself. What makes a student happy? The technological…

6 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Bought My First Car

Whether you’re a young adult entering college or a city dweller finally giving up on public transit, buying your first car represents a new chapter in life. But being a newbie to the car-owning world can lead to some costly maintenance mistakes if…

5 reasons for making NPS your main retirement vehicle

India’s senior citizen demographic has been a matter of justifiable pride. This is the wealth-building generation that contributed to the GDP before globalization. They “made it” without bank loans freely being available back then. You marvel at…