Is Finland really the happiest country in the world?
Finland has been declared the happiest country in the world for the second year in a row. On Wednesday, the United Nations released its annual World Happiness Report and confirmed the Nordic country as the reigning champion of joy. But in many ways, the land of frigid temperatures and dark winter days seems like the…
Volvo will be able to watch you drive and pull over if you seem distracted
Eyes off the road? As soon as next year, Volvo’s cars will be able to pull over automatically — thanks to cameras that watch you as you drive. Earlier this month, the Swedish company announced its future cars will have a max speed limit of 112 mph. Now, the company says it's introducing in-car cameras…
New Zealand attack: Pakistani expat family mourns with pride
Christchurch, New Zealand - The question caught Ambreen Naeem off guard. "At 2pm, my sister called and asked where my son Talha and husband Naeem were," Ambreen says quietly. "I remember thinking, 'why is she asking me?', because it's normal they would be at Friday prayers at this time," she adds, nervously pressing her fingers against…
American Muslims contemplate taking up arms in self-defense
BOCA RATON, Florida — On the evening of March 14, Hassan Shibly was taking a well-deserved break with his friends and colleagues after a long day of fundraising on behalf of CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, when he received a link to a video. The video, allegedly filmed by Brenton Harrison Tarrant, was from…
Mindy Kaling autobiographical teen comedy is coming to Netflix
Mindy Kaling will channel her teenage years for new Netflix comedy. Are we worthy?Image: Evan Agostini / Invision / APBy Saloni Gajjar2019-03-20 20:05:36 UTC Netflix is getting into the Mindy Kaling business. The streaming platform has ordered a 10-episode coming-of-age comedy based on her teenage life. Written and executive produced by Kaling, the show will…