Say cheese! Facebook, Instagram photos may help in diagnosing depression

Your Facebook or Instagram photos could tell if you are depressed, thanks to scientists who have developed a new computer programme that could diagnose depression from social media posts better than doctors. The programme could identify depressed people correctly 70 % of the time. In comparison, previous research has shown that doctors can make a … Read more Say cheese! Facebook, Instagram photos may help in diagnosing depression

Jewellers say 3% GST on gold to boost industry

Jewellers welcomed the decision to fix the goods and services tax (GST) rate for gold at 3 percent and for rough diamonds at 0.25 percent, saying the move will help boost the industry. They said the government has understood the need of the bullion industry and created a special category in the GST. “We welcome … Read more Jewellers say 3% GST on gold to boost industry

Bring on the lifestyle audits, say Ramaphosa, Pandor

Johannesburg – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor on Friday urged ANC leaders to agree to a lifestyle audit in order to begin the elimination of corruption. Ramaphosa said for the rampant corruption to end, lifestyle audits should happen. “We say lifestyle audits must come now, let everyone in leadership … Read more Bring on the lifestyle audits, say Ramaphosa, Pandor