Five Years Post Iraq War’s Official End, a New York Community Is Still Healing

December 5, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

As the Iraq War’s official end on December 18, 2011 marks its fifth anniversary, many questions remain on its fallouts. New York’s French-American community is one of them, as it remembers it’s blacklisting when France opted out of attacking Iraq. Choosing diplomatic pressure rather than “shock and awe” ignited fury for many in New York….

One In Ten Brits Never Clean Their Sofa Despite 75% Being Stained With Food, Drink And Even Bodily Fluids

December 2, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

One in 10 Brits never clean their sofas, as found by shocking new research. The grim discovery was revealed in a recent poll, which shows that, staggeringly, three quarters of homeowners have stained sofas, yet 54% admitted they clean their suite less than once a month. Worse still, rather than trying to clean our stains,…

Getting to Know More About Emotional Intelligence and Work Performance

November 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Did you know that an employee’s emotional intelligence greatly influences the way that employee behaves and performs at work? Recent studies complied by the University of Maryland masters in business administration program listed all the ways a person’s emotional intelligence can influence their work performance. Those of you with higher EI can handle more pressure…

Larry Page and Alphabet: What’s Next?

November 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Among the many executives who have been leading the mobile revolution is Larry Page, the founder and CEO of Alphabet – formally Google. He is one of the best executives in the world today, with a lot of bright ideas that are – or will soon be – affecting our lives on a daily basis….

Embrace Hygge In The Kitchen This Winter

November 22, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Hearty, comforting recipes to celebrate the spirit of Hygge from British Leeks This winter we’re all taking about the Danish ritual of Hygge. It encapsulates the Danish art of living well, through warmth, cosiness and conviviality. It’s about spending time with loved ones, celebrating nature and of course enjoying hearty, culinary dishes. If you don’t…

Young woman who fell 50ft from Spanish hotel while SLEEPWALKING defies doctors who said she might never become a mum

January 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

She had metal screws inserted to hold her pelvis together and was told she would be unable to cope with the weight of a baby. But against the odds she brought baby Ralph into the world last month and says being a mum is the best thing that’s ever happened to her.

Tom Taylor, 17, killed in magic shop fire in Lincoln

December 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Around 50 firefighters battled the inferno that broke out on a quiet residential street in Lincoln at around 4.30pm on Monday (21/12). Crews fought overnight to extinguish the blaze which set off a series of explosions and billowed smoke into the air, which could be seen from miles around.

Top five male health tips for staying fit in winter

December 8, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Plenty of health issues can occupy the minds of men. Whether it is to increase male fertility or how to have a healthier lifestyle, there are things that you can do to achieve your goals.

Four top alternative activities in London

November 26, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Whether you’re a seasoned pro when it comes to the city, or a first timer, there’s a hidden London that many people are unlikely to ever see.

Unusual and original Christmas gift ideas

November 3, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Why not go against the grain and buy them something a little more original this year?

Top tips for beating SAD this winter

October 30, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

SAD, short for ‘Seasonal Affective Disorder’ is a form of depression that’s thought to affect up to one in three of us.

Was Banksy’s spy mural a decoy for his donation piece to youth club?

May 13, 2014 | by | 2 Comments

The first – a piece showing three 1950s style spies listening in on a phone box- was sprayed in Cheltenham, Gloucester, close to Britain’s controversspy centre. It makes the kind of witty topical political statement that Banksy has become known for. But there’s also another hidden joke in this piece. One that perhaps only Banksy himself knows about… until now.

Apple’s iPhone 5s ad ‘Powerful’ shows its usefulness for musicians

April 23, 2014 | by | 1 Comment

The ad is set to the soundtrack of ‘Gigantic’ by the Pixies and a series of scenarios at the beginning emphasises how the iPhone can be used by musicians.

Armless man plays guitar with his FEET in San Diego

April 2, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

This man with no arms plays guitar with his toes! He’s busking in San Diego with a rendition of Tom Petty’s Last Dance With Mary Jane.

The first kiss video where 20 strangers meet and make-out

March 12, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

There are some very awkward introductions, but they all seem to get quite into the kissing part

Two years and no profit? James Middleton would have been better off with a market stall

February 17, 2014 | by | 1 Comment

The brother-in-law to the future King will be selling personalised marshmallows after his own business lost £40,000 in two years.

Bob Dylan’s Superbowl ad for Chrysler shows a cause he has always believed in

February 15, 2014 | by | 1 Comment

The ignorant are calling him a ‘car salesman’ but Bob’s passion for American industry is seen in ‘Hollis Brown’ (1964) and ‘Union Sundown’ from Infidels (1983).