USING the experience of separation of conjoined twins hailing from Odisha, a neurosurgeon from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is going to perform a twin Craniopagus surgery — a first case detected in Ghana. Six months ago, Dr Deepak Gupta of the reputed medical institute was approached by the Ghana government to look into the first such case in the country.
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‘A is for Acting'
Sanya Malhotra, with five new films during the pandemic and two more up for release in 2022, opens up about acting workshops to tricks to ace the curly girlie look.
TAXING THE RICH TO FIGHT INEQUALITY BACK IN FASHION
AT the recent virtual World Economic Forum (WEF), there was a breathtaking admission and an amazing offer from a group of billionaires.
More than 300 seats, says Shah as he hits the ground running in Kairana
UNION Home Minister and senior BJP poll strategist Amit Shah on Saturday hit the ground in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh by launching a door-to-door campaign in Kairana. Canvassing votes for party candidate Mriganka Singh, Shah reiterated the slogan of ‘abki baar 300 paar’ (this time beyond 300 seats).
Time for winless India to refresh batting template
WHEN Rishabh Pant said that South Africa batted well in the middle overs after the seven-wicket defeat in the second ODI, it wasn’t an understatement.
Using Religion to Garner Votes is Commonplace Now
In India, saffron is the colour traditionally associated with renunciation and self-sacrificing valour.
Towering inferno kills six
THE early morning calm at Tardeo in central Mumbai was shattered around 7 a.m. following a massive fire at an upscale 20-storey building that left six persons dead and 29 injured on Saturday.
Russian govt toughens its posture amid Ukraine crisis
WITH tens of thousands of Russian troops positioned near Ukraine, the Kremlin has kept the US and its allies guessing about its next moves in the worst security crisis to emerge between Moscow and the West since the Cold War.
Kabir for all Reasons
The chatter settles down when a voice booms out from the stage, “Kabira khada bazaar main, liye lukhati haath. Jo ghar phoonke apna, chale hamare saath (Kabira stands in the market, flaming torch in hand. Burn down your home, then walk with me.)” It goes on to explain, “Am not asking you to burn your houses, but your egos.”
Post Covid setback & period of lull, Bengaluru face FC Goa challenge
THE Covid-19 situation has crippled teams in the Indian Super League and Bengaluru FC are no exception.
J&K PARTIES MISLEAD YOUTH: SHAH
ATTACKING opposition parties for “misleading” the people of Jammu and Kashmir, home minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the Narendra Modi government had brought down violence, brought more investments, improved tourism, created new jobs and established more educational institutions than the ‘families’ that had ruled the erstwhile state for decades did.
The Biology of Time
DR. SATCHIN PANDA is a leading expert in the field of circadian rhythm research. He is Associate Professor in the Regulatory Lab at the Salk Institute, a Pew Scholar, and a recipient of the Dana Foundation Award in Brain and Immune System Imaging. His book, The Circadian Code, has helped many people to regain their energy, sleep well and lose weight. Here he is interviewed by UDAY KUMAR on how he developed the ideas in his book, and what inspired his research.
Ghana's Finance Minister Says It's Time to Fix Global Markets
KEN OFORI-ATTA, 61, worked at Morgan Stanley and Salomon Brothers before returning in 1990 to Ghana, where he helped found Databank Group, a leading West African investment banking and fund management company.
THE IMPORTANCE OF MAINTENANCE IN YOUR LIFE
DR. ICHAK ADIZES shares some thoughts on maintenance and how to make the most of the current corona crisis to prepare the foundation for the future.
EYES ON THE PRIZE
IT student from Ghana has relentless focus on certification and career goals
EDUCATION SYSTEM IN GHANA
High School teachers in Ghana have been on strike for the past week for non-payment of some teachers’ salaries. It also happens to be the examination week before the Christmas break. A High School teacher I spoke with confirmed he had not been paid for three months. Other teachers mentioned higher figures.As at Friday the 13th of December 2019, serious negotiations behind closed doors had been ongoing between the Teachers’ Union and the Ghana Education to resolve the impasse.That, in a nutshell, sums the state of education in Ghana.
Christiana Afotey: Threads By Dreads
It all begins with Africa. That’s the saying, right? Well, for entrepreneur Christiana Afotey, it’s more specific than that.
For Really Uncorrelated Returns, Try Investing In A Ghana Power Station
Investing in African power plants can boost returns, provide a hedge against global market shocks, and help lift people out of poverty, says Jerome Booth.
An African Startup Takes On Counterfeit Medicine
An African startup takes on counterfeit medicine.
British tot Isaiah Gyamfi is stunning the world with his incredible aptitude for numbers and languages
The Adivasi Fireball