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In focus

Going beyond religious conflict

The moment man became religious it should have been the end of all conflict, but unfortunately, everywhere in the world, religion has become the main source of conflict....

Take a break with these exciting getaway ideas

Planning to take a break from the mundane life? Here are some ideas for quick getaways for a weekend. Whether you are looking for something outdoor and adventurous/ family time or a romantic gateway, there is something for everyone....

Oh my neighbour!

I recently experienced some friction with my neighbour because while parking his car, he leaves a substantial gap between his car and the fence, giving us a hard time while reversing....

Migrant Tales

Face of the Week

Young cricket star on the rise

This 13-year-old young cricketer is on a scoring spree. In the recently concluded District Tournament, Keertivaasan Prakash, or KV as he’s is popularly known, scored two centuries and a half-century during the tournament becoming the top run scorer....

Meet your migration mentor

The journey of migrating to a new country, especially New Zealand, is no cakewalk, as at every step you require guidance. Undoubtedly, having the right advice can make all the difference....

Technology

Are you ready to go Hyperloop?

You have travelled on roads, bridges, tunnels. You have travelled in trains, boats cars, airplanes (and maybe a space shuttle). How about travelling in a capsule gliding inside a tube?...

Health

Natural DIY remedies for a cold

With the weather being unpredictable of late, most people tend to catch a cough and flu, a blocked or a runny nose, a sore throat, or even a mild temperature? If you are tired of swallowing tablets or simply does not have a chance to visit a doctor....

Beat holiday blues with these simple tips

Many people who are returning to their daily routines after taking time off to celebrate Christmas and New Years, find it a struggle to adapt back into their everyday lives. But one can beat the holiday blues by taking care of a few simple steps....

Recipes

Education

Decoding the cover letter

When anyone enters the job market in search of his/her dream job, the first thing they do is to write a cover letter. It is often ignored in terms of structure and content....

So, you think you are the victim?

I met a job seeker who has been in New Zealand for the last few months, and in our meeting, he constantly complained about the employment market, recruiters, job boards, and his agent from his home country....

Tips to combat back-to-school jitters

While some parents find the end of holidays something to look forward to, kids can be a little stressed about going back to school, especially the younger ones. So here are a few tips on handling the pre-back-to-school jitters....

Heritage

Bhagavad-gita’s answer to real freedom

If we allow ourselves to become controlled and directed by our mind and senses in the hope that we’re going to get some actual lasting happiness, then we remain unfulfilled, empty, and a slave to those desires....