His name is Salman, he is an educator
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His name is Salman, he is an educator

He’s Bill Gates’ favourite teacher. The billionaire tech badshah uses Sal’s online videos to tutor his children Jennifer, Rory and Phoebe. BusinessWeek magazine called him the “Math Moses,“ and Fortune listed him among 40 hottest business stars under 40. The journal Chronicle of Higher Education sees him as the pioneer of a potentially revolutionary `’College […]

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Why people ignore mental health?

People go to doctors for a common cold, then why ignore mental health? On World Mental Health Day, experts say the need to destigmatise professional therapy has never been more urgent. “Mental healthcare is the need of the hour as India moves towards a more individualistic lifestyle,“ says psychologist Janki Mehta. “From large, codependent joint families, we moved to […]

Booker Prize
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Booker Prize

Expansion of the Man Booker Prize ambit to include authors from all over the world has made the prestigious literary prize “much tougher and more covetable” says Anuradha Roy, the only Indian author longlisted for it this year. “A bigger field — virtually everyone writing in English — makes it a much tougher and more […]