To navigate the consumer minefield, plastic purgers develop mental maps of places where they can shop. It may take months, but they learn where to get milk in a glass bottle or which health-food store lets you grind your own peanut butter. And rather than see it as a huge inconvenience, they treat living plastic
Mumbai: Wearing only underpants, Pavel Kalina twists his body up a wooden pole before performing a handstand at the top in the first world championships of an ancient Indian sport. The 55-year-old from the Czech Republic practises Mallakhamb, a gymnastics-like discipline that originated in western India in the 12th century and is often described as
As people move in and out of Kigali and social groups change, they are inclined to meet some friendly new faces and what better way than over some fun activities. For this reason, Kigali Board game Meetup has, for more than three years, been bringing together locals and expats with shared interests for fun activities.
Stu Forster/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images I know it’s only February, but honestly, 2019 has been a really long year so far. Like, I think I’ve done more face masks in the past month alone than I did in the entire six months before that, so you know it’s been trying. In these astrologically-intense and constantly busy times,
Flat owners had objected to being waved at and photographed from Tate Modern’s rooftop terrace. Photograph: Victoria Jones/PA Wire One of Tate Modern’s most popular areas, a top-floor terrace that offers spectacular 360-degree views of London, is to remain fully open after neighbours lost a privacy case. More than half a million visitors a year get
Amazon has announced that it’s buying mesh networking fim Eero. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in San Francisco. According to Crunchbase it employs between 51 and 100 people. In January 2018, the company laid off 30 employees, around 20% of the company. It has raised around $90 million in four funding rounds so far.
BENGALURU: Physical fitness is essential for mental alertness, said Venkaiah Naidu, Vice- President of India, at the inauguration of a private university here on Sunday. He was talking about the country lagging in sports and one of the main factors for it being the little importance education institutions and parents give to sports classes in schools. “When
Activist investors are turning their attention to the U.S. banking industry, which many see as ripe for a new merger wave as lenders struggle to distinguish themselves amid intensifying competition. Funds from veteran Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct to first-time agitators like Dallas-based Blue Lion Capital have been turning up the heat on banks over the past
Shahid Kapoor claims his mood dictates his fashion choices. Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who is appreciated by his fans for his fashion sense, says his choice of clothing is driven by his mood. Talking about his fashion, Shahid told media, “My mood dictates my wardrobe. I hope I have evolved in my fashion from when
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it seems fitting that playful heart accessories are shaping up to be one of the season’s biggest fashion trends. Romantic style is bona fide fashion genre, but it usually refers to designs featuring billowy sleeves, silk and lace detail, and fluid, ethereal silhouettes. 2019’s version of romantic fashion, on the other hand,