Will the 2018 flu vaccine be effective against the deadly virus?

Will the 2018 flu vaccine be effective against the deadly virus?

It is a high-stakes gamble with thousands of lives on the line. Yet twice a year, every year, the UN’s World Health Organization (WHO) bets on the flu — which virus types are likely to dominate in the coming season. On this basis, a vaccine is prepared months in advance. “We cannot say for sure which virus will be circulating,” said Wenqing Zhang, head of the WHO’s global influenza programme. “What we’re doing is based on the best possible surveillance information and analysis, and basically to bet, or to project,…

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how to transform your home with the hottest interiors looks of 2018

how to transform your home with the hottest interiors looks of 2018

Exotic jungle prints leapt straight off the runway and into our homes last year — and happily they are here to stay. From palm trees and pineapples, to wild tiger motifs, safari style is elegantly striding across designer wallpaper, soft furnishings and home accessories. To balance the look, pair prints and fabrics with luxe gold Art Deco-inspired furniture and drape it all against a background of moody hues for a deeply, dramatic scheme. Opt for dark navy and midnight blue shades, with small splashes of aubergine and forest greens, which work perfectly set…

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18 home decor and design trends we’ll be watching in 2018

18 home decor and design trends we’ll be watching in 2018

Bold colors and vintage styles are some of the big trends for 2018. (Jungalow; Anthropologie; Design Storms LLC / Houzz; Sherwin-Williams) Forget crystal balls and psychics. Trend forecasters are pinning their predictions on data and consumer research to reveal what’s hot and what’s not for the year ahead. Visual, image-driven home decor and design websites like Houzz and Pinterest identify trend direction through consumer interaction and keep track of our evolving interests with every click, upload and search word. Along the same lines, a new wave of decorating apps can also foresee the future…

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Take these 6 easy fitness resolutions to make 2018 your healthiest year

Take these 6 easy fitness resolutions to make 2018 your healthiest year

A few basic lifestyle changes can bring a long-lasting desired difference for a healthier and happier you, suggest experts. Saumya Satakshi, Senior Wellness Consultant, Healthians, shared the following tips: * Eat a rainbow everyday: Opt for colours. Make sure you eat your greens, reds, whites, purples, and oranges because these coloured fruits and vegetables contain key chemicals. These help us to fight off diseases and strengthen the immune system and keep us in good shape. * Go vegetarian once a week: Going vegetarian for one day a week for dietary…

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Bihar Board Intermediate Exam 2018 Admit Card Released; Exam To Begin On February 6

Bihar Board Intermediate Exam 2018 Admit Card Released; Exam To Begin On February 6

Bihar Board Intermediate Exam 2018 Admit Card Released NEW DELHI:  Bihar School Examination Board has released the admit card for the board exam for intermediate students. The admit cards are available for download from January 17, 2018 and will be available till January 20, 2018. The admit cards will be available for download on the official website (srsec.bsebbihar.com). Heads of the educational institutes have been directed to download the admit cards of students and issue the same with signature and stamp. The exam for Bihar board intermediate students will begin on February 6,…

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4 books to make you smarter about your career in 2018

4 books to make you smarter about your career in 2018

Tired of feeling stuck at work? Here are some suggestions for books that could help you break through. While it’s tempting to stream your favorite show in your down time, reading a helpful book instead can give you the tools you need to actually achieve your goals. Billionaires such as Warren Buffett , Bill Gates and Elon Musk credit much of their success to reading and learning. As Tesla and SpaceX founder Musk recently told Rolling Stone, “I was raised by books. Books, and then my parents.” Here are four reads that will help you make 2018 a year…

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Apple Planning 2 iPhone X Models With OLED Displays in 2018: KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo

Apple Planning 2 iPhone X Models With OLED Displays in 2018: KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo

iPhone X HIGHLIGHTS New iPhone models with OLED panels rumoured Apple said to launch two iPhones with OLED panels The company may launch iPhone X ‘Plus’ in 2018 Apple is reportedly planning to launch two iPhone models with OLED panels which could be seen as successors to the iPhone X. KGI Securities’ analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has claimed that the Cupertino-based giant is working on two iPhones with upgraded stainless steel frames as well as OLED screens. Kuo predicts (via 9to5mac) that Apple may use more parts of stainless steel around the…

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