How to Fight Amazon (Before You Turn 29)

Tim Tomkinson Shortly after I met Lina Khan, her cellphone rang. The call was from a representative of a national organization, regarding a speech it had asked her to give. Khan was courteous on the phone, but she winced momentarily after hanging up. “That was the American Bar Association,” she confessed. “I don’t know if […]

Oman's Artistic Turn Aims to Beat Oil Blues

It’s a Thursday night and visitors at the majestic Royal Opera House Muscat are huddled inside the venue’s Opera Galleria for an exhibition called “Manifestations” that showcases the work of emerging Omani artists such as Mohammed al-Mamari and Shayma al-Mughairy. The artists aren’t international household names yet, but Oman is trying to change that. The […]

India’s Canine Lovers Turn to Technology to Protect Strays

When 27-year-old IT engineer Yash Sheth noticed a stray dog wailing and bleeding helplessly on a road across from his Mumbai home, his instinct was to rush the canine to a hospital. But the nongovernmental organizations (NGO) and ambulance services Sheth contacted refused to help and instead offered excuses — one said the accident location […]

Raptors vs. Cavaliers: In series of stars, 'Bench Mob' could turn the tide

The Raptors meet Cleveland in the NBA playoffs for the third consecutive year, beginning Tuesday in Toronto. Here are five keys to the series: Still the King So much of this series is about LeBron James. The four-time NBA MVP has averaged 30.9 points against Toronto in their last 12 meetings, and proved once again […]

How to Manage Stress (A Step-by-Step Guide to Turn Stress Into Success)

Stress is something I’ve faced in a deep and personal way, and have overcome successfully. Living with stress is surprisingly common – according to the American Psychological Association, approximately 60% of Americans are stressed with concerns over money, job pressure and health contributing to 76% of stress.[1] Numerous studies have shown that stress has a […]

Young stars turn eyes to Olympic gold

SCHOOLGIRL-turned-golden girl Ariarne Titmus says it best: “It is looking good for Tokyo.” The Commonwealth Games has delivered Australia a treasure trove of gold medals and the perfect base for the 2020 Olympics. Three of our best young prospects revealed was now a strong spirit and confidence among the new generation who will focus on […]