The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

By: Salman Khan

Researchers have known for some time that the brain is like a muscle; that the more you use it, the more it grows. They’ve found that neural connections form and deepen most when we make mistakes doing difficult tasks rather than repeatedly having success with easy ones.

Curie Learning at The Durga Temple

After completing 8 years of service at the Durga Temple, Curie Learning is now expanding the classes to lower grades for serving the South County/Woodbridge community. 

India's Time For Growth

Welcome to India, the land of dreams and utter dysfunction. Get ready for a one-hour shuffle through customs, I thought. Followed by car confusion and a two-hour drive to the Taj Mahal Palace hotel.

Here’s Why Indians Are Racists. To Foreigners, To Each Other And To Themselves

We all know that whether we like it or not, India as a country is divided on the lines of colour, religion, caste and gender. With the advent of globalization and the concentration of money in the hands of a few, we are now divided on the lines of wealth as well.

World's 'most racist' countries (and the answers may surprise you)

Britain is one of the most racially tolerant countries on the planet, a survey claims.

 

The Most Surprising Things About America, According To An Indian International Student

During two years in the U.S., Chaturvedi has been surprised by various aspects of society...

Indian Engineering Graduates' Degrees to be Recognised Across 17 Countries

Engineering graduates from India will find it easier to take advantage of international prospects as their degrees will now be recognised across 17 major countries.

India's Lok Sabha 2014 Election Results

Complete poll results, by the numbers.

Virginia Realtor Subba Rao Kolla Appointed to Loudoun County Board of Equalization

The Loudoun County Board of Equalization (BOE) in northern Virginia now has a new appointee among its ranks: Subba Rao Kolla, a real estate agent.

Mansee Sangani – Born in India, Raised in New Zealand, a Beauty Queen in America

Mansee Sangani, 21, from Norwood, Massachusetts, was crowned the winner of the Miss India USA 2014 pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey, earlier this month.

“Ayenge Na?” asks BJP Leader Vijay Jolly of Indian American Gathering in Virginia: on Plans to Attend Reception for Modi in New York

‘A new rock star at the Madison Square Garden’: Aruna Miller.
 

VIENNA, VIRGINIA: Bharatiya Janata Party members Vijay Jolly and Rajyavardan Singh Rathode were given a luncheon reception at an upscale Indian restaurant here on Saturday, August 30th.

 

Arlington Man Pleads Guilty in Drunk Driving Death

Lail has had several other charges in Northern Virginia related to drunk driving or speeding, including a driving under the influence charge in Arlington from 2010 that was pleaded down to reckless driving.

Mahabharata Comic Book Series - Now Available on the iPad

The first 2 books of the Mahabharata Comic Book Series are now released and exclusively available on the Apple iPad in iBooks.

MGM Resorts at National Harbor - Now Hiring

MGM projects that their Destination Resort Casino at National Harbor in Maryland would first create 2,000 construction jobs while the project is built.

The Countries Where Men Do the Most Housework

It may come as no surprise to Indian women, but their menfolk do some of the least housework in the world.

Seven Reasons Not To Marry An Indian Woman

In a country of 1.2 billion people and with 48.2% of them being women, we know better than to generalise.

US Returns Missing Sculptures to India

The US has returned to India three ancient sculptures that had been smuggled into the US by art dealers and accomplices.

 

Win a Trip to Beautiful Kerala From Any Part of the World!

Children between the ages of 4 and 15 are invited to participate in the Clint Memorial International Children's Painting Competition.