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Are you letting property in England or Wales? If so, you may be in for a surprise! As many as 400,000 properties in England and Wales could be deemed unfit to rent in April of 2018 due to the introduction of the Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) Regulations established in 2015 and the new...

Are women turning up the temperature at work? There is an ongoing war for temperature dominance across all corners of the office. Most of us have experienced being scolded by our fathers for touching the thermostat at home. Our fathers were trying to save money by keeping us from turning down the temperature of the...

Something significant will be missing from this year’s Diwali Festival in India. The Indian Supreme Court has ordered a ban on the sale and stocking of firecrackers in Delhi for the Diwali Festival that begins on Oct 19. The term Diwali (Deepawali) itself means ‘series of lights’ and the celebration, meant to commemorate...

Improving the lives of its customers and connecting with the populations in regions around the globe in which they operate is a major goal of LG Electronics. LG is committed to promoting business growth in India and improving life for the Indian people. The launch of campaigns such as Hunger Free India and Kar Salaam...

India’s population has reached over 1.3 billion and that number is steadily increasing. The growing population and rapid industrialization in the country are contributing to serious health risks to Indian people that will have to be addressed in the near future. These health risks that India is facing are influenced...

What comes to mind when you hear the term “urbanization”? Do you think of the concentrating of populations toward cities and the regional/societal changes caused by this? Negative ideas come to many people’s minds, like overpopulation, excessive energy consumption, heat island phenomenon, and pollution. According to a...

The rainy season in India is in full swing and while the heat and humidity can be hard to bear at times, the season has other implications for Indian people. This is also a season of celebration with some major festivals taking place in August such as Janmashtami, the celebration of the Hindu god Krishna, and Indian...

As the dog days of summer are upon us and we are trying to make the most of the last half of the warm season. Some of us might try our best to stay inside with the AC on but many of us are looking for ways to enjoy our time outdoors. While a vacation to the beach would be ideal or migrating north with the birds might...

A U.K. call center employee went to work in shorts on a hot day and learned as soon as he arrived at the office that he had to return home. The company has a very strict ‘no-shorts’ dress code so he had to go home to change. The worker got so upset that male workers could not wear shorts even though female workers...

Desserts are a crucial part of the Middle Eastern cuisine, with its distinctive appeal deriving from the geographical features and religious influence. Sweet desserts can play a valuable role in replenishing energy, which can be easily deprived in the scorching heat of the region. Middle Eastern culture, which...