Entertainment

Omotola and Mo Abudu make it to Variety Magazine’s International Women’s Impact Report

In celebrating the International Women’s Day, Variety Magazine – an American weekly entertainment magazine, mentioned Nigeria’s Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and Mo Abudu on her International Women’s Impact Report 2018. The magazine recorded a list of 50 names of women across the globe, making impacts in mostly the media and entertainment industries. “Mo Abudu Nigeria, Founder, […]

Travel

A “Trunk” Ride

While the trunk of a car is designed for luggage, the ‘trunks’ in Bangkok may have been designed for people.  The Elephant Village is in the Kanchanaburi province and situated along the River Kwai Noi. It is a little camp where Karen and Burmese mahouts live. Begin the fun with a trunk ride from the camp, and […]

Art

Bristol Short Story Prize 2018

The Bristol Short Story Prize is an annual international writing competition, open to all writers around the world – published and unpublished, UK and non-UK based writers. The competition which is organized by Bristol Short Story Ltd., a not-for-profit company registered in England and Wales, publishes an annual short story anthology as well as giving […]

Food

Turmeric: A healthy spice

Ever skimmed through the recipe of a savory dish and wondered the essence of turmeric, a spice you may not quickly pick at the store? Well, found in its root and powdered forms, many do not know the value of turmeric. Used mostly as a medicinal herb and spice in India, turmeric is responsible for […]

Beauty

Baking soda in Cosmetics

It’s possible that the only time your baking soda leaves the cupboard is when you want to bake. Sadly, we lock up one of the best items of the cosmetic bag in the cupboard. Baking soda is an antifungal, an antiseptic, gently exfoliates away even the toughest calluses, and tackles more smells than what is […]

Technology

A futuristic rail system featuring track-less trains and virtual lines was launched in a Chinese city two days ago. Billed as the world’s first ‘smart train’, the vehicle runs on virtual rail lines through the bustling streets of Zhuzhou in China’s Hunan Province, reported People’s Daily Online. The train could travel as quickly as 70kmh, or 43 […]