Briefly Speaking

Briefly Speaking

Sunday, 06 January 2019 | Pioneer

Breast cancer treatment can harm brain Turns out, the drugs taken during the treatment of breast cancer have some side effects that can impact the brain. Published in the Journal of Neuroscience, the research established the common marmoset as an important non-human primate model for studying the effects of estrogen...

Modify thoughts, redefine destiny

Modify thoughts, redefine destiny

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo

Picking up threads from the previous issue, it comes out that if we were to come out with our best, we need to rise above the preconditioning of mind caused by Karmic imprints carried over from the past. To go about it, one needs to self-reflect and become aware of...

How can suffering be avoided?

How can suffering be avoided?

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi

The holy texts say that suffering is a necessary part of the lives of all human beings. The only aspect of it that can be controlled is the degree to which one lets it affect his/her goals as a being, says AJIT KUMAR BISHNOI Yes, it can be to a certain...

Briefly Speaking

Briefly Speaking

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | Pioneer

Emotions and schizophrenia   People with schizophrenia experience emotion through their bodies differently from those who do not suffer from the disorder, a study has found. Researchers from the Vanderbilt University in the US compared individuals with schizophrenia with matched control participants, asking each to fill in a “body map” in...

Your money in 2019

Your money in 2019

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | Acharya Praveen Chauhan

Acharya Praveen Chauhan predicts the ups and downs that people born under each sun sign need to prepare themselves for in the year 2019 Aries I suggest that you keep heart and don’t get upset by failure. This year, all your decisions would be very wise. Just make sure that you don’t...

OddlyEnough

OddlyEnough

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | PNS

Aquarium apologises for tweets about sea otter California’s Monterey Bay Aquarium has apologised after some people perceived a tweet about a sea otter as body-shaming. The aquarium on Tuesday tweeted a picture of Abby, an otter who helps train orphaned otters how to survive in the wild. The tweet featured social...

Culture Lane

Culture Lane

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | Pioneer

Unauthorised Beyoncé albums surface Five years ago, Beyoncé “changed the game with that digital drop”, as she would later describe it, when she released a surprise album on December 13, 2013. On Thursday night, fans wondered if history was repeating itself when two 10-track projects accredited to Queen Carter — titled...

The whispers of undying glory

The whispers of undying glory

Sunday, 30 December 2018 | ANUBHAV PRADHAN

The Lord and Master of Gujarat Author : KM Munshi Publisher : Penguin, Rs 599 A skilled and compelling translation of KM Munshi’s celebrated Gujarati novel, Gujarat No Nath, The Lord and Master of Gujarat is brilliant in its plot and narration, writes Anubhav Pradhan Meandering through the substantive collections of Shanghai Museum, right...

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Globe Trotting

20 January 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Sharif not completely well, says special medical board

20 January 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Bangladesh PM Hasina says Govt will work for all

20 January 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer