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Life, More features, 19 Nov 2017

Einstein's plea for aiding Jewish refugees to be auctioned

By 1950s, the Council had helped more than 3,000 refugees secure jobs and live healthy, productive lives, the auction house said.

19 Nov 2017 2:36 PM

Washington's new Museum of the Bible aims to inform, not preach

The eight-level museum in a prime tourist spot two blocks off the National Mall features the world’s biggest private collection of Torahs.

19 Nov 2017 1:39 PM

Bones of contention: Australia returns ancient Aboriginal remains for outback burial

The bones’ removal to Canberra for study had angered the indigenous community.

19 Nov 2017 1:18 PM

Giant Panda cub taking its first steps will melt your heart

Chinese customs suggest that pandas be named officially 100 days after their birth.

19 Nov 2017 1:10 PM

Finnish police rap deputy minister for hiding in car boot in government crisis

The police had been asked to investigate the case based on information in media reports.

19 Nov 2017 12:32 PM


Women may be better drivers than men: study

People who felt that distracted driving was more socially acceptable.

19 Nov 2017 11:45 AM

Is your workplace encouraging employees to cheat?

The team examined performance pressure in the workplace and the behaviours that result from it.

19 Nov 2017 9:00 AM

Human evolution was uneven, punctuated: study

According to the study, this process was not a straightforward, smooth one.

19 Nov 2017 8:40 AM

New catalyst developed to recycle carbon dioxide and methane

It is hoped the new catalyst will help make the technology more widely available across industry.

19 Nov 2017 8:20 AM

She means business

Budding and aspiring entrepreneurs gathered to hear the success stories of women who broke the ceiling in what is considered a male bastion.

19 Nov 2017 12:12 AM


Treasured doorway

A series of her works, which are getting exhibited this month at the Art Fair, Singapore are largely inspired by her past experiences.

19 Nov 2017 12:12 AM

The burden of pollution

We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

19 Nov 2017 12:11 AM

Illustrator’s paradise

Fed up with corporate style of work and deadlines, Kanika Jain Gupta took a chance and started iktaara, which did wonders.

19 Nov 2017 12:11 AM

On top of the ladder, yet close to his roots

Dr Bhaskar Rao, md and ceo of kims hospital, talks about his journey from being a surgeon to a medical entrepreneur.

19 Nov 2017 12:10 AM