Author: Femayl

Britons ‘too busy to enjoy coffee’

BRITONS are too busy to enjoy drinking a cup of coffee, according to a new survey by a British charity. The YouGov survey this week found that 85 per cent of those surveyed drank the popular drink in a hurry, blaming the pressures to be more productive. But now the charity, which works with small-scale…

The future of Zimbabwe lies in the balance of China

Robert Mugabe’s death has prompted much reflection on what he did with the power over the nation renamed Zimbabwe in 1980, dismissing the colonial name ‘Rhodesia’ after Cecil Rhodes. Mugabe quickly established his power by attacking the Matabele tribal people with North Korean troops and conducting ethnic cleansing costing 20,000 lives: this was political tribalism…

Can we really prevent a natural disaster?

Natural disasters are a major concern around the world. Mothers’ Union’s Head of Fundraising and Communications Adam Sach explains how Mothers’ Union is adapting its policy in order to help build resilience in disaster-prone communities through Disaster Risk Reduction Although we all hear and use the term “natural disaster”, the act that causes the disaster…

Away Just Launched a Stylish Line of Leather Totes

Away Luggage brand Away has a habit of keeping their multitudes of fans on their toes. Known for their sleek, highly-functional suitcases and travel bags, Away has developed something of a reputation for cool limited-edition collections and colorful collaborations. Just last week, they launched a rainbow cake-inspired collaboration with NYC bakery Flour Shop, and now…

The Booties You Won’t Want to Take Off This Fall

Every shoe collection needs a pair of black booties; they're a simple staple that go a long way with what's already in your closet. The key is finding a style that's versatile (to match jeans one day and a dress the next) and, even more importantly has contoured arch support to make them comfortable enough…

17 Fresh White Kicks You Don’t Want, You Need

Courtesy White sneakers are fickle shoes that need to be replaced more often than not. If it's not an unsightly scuff, it's because we've worn them until the soles are paper thin...or because we're itching to buy a new pair after we painfully missed the drop of the Nike x Sacai Waffles. Our enduring love…

Nicki Minaj Puts Her Fendi Prints On

In a black crop top and leggings, padding around her house during a wardrobe fitting, Nicki Minaj is supremely disarming. She extends a hand, clarifies the spelling of your name, and offers everyone water—she presents herself as a very low-key host. You might think, “Did I really just meet the Nicki Minaj?” To see her…

The ‘Comfy’ Is A Blanket-Sweatshirt That’s Basically The Best Thing To Ever Come From ‘Shark Tank’

There's nothing like wrapping yourself in a warm, fuzzy blanket only to realize you left the popcorn in the microwave. And so you're forced to press pause on the movie, de-blanket, and bolt to the kitchen and back because you need to return to your comfy cocoon—stat. Seriously, ugh. Enter: The Comfy, the part-sweatshirt, part-blanket,…

Crime and Punishment: Prisoner with IPP sentence struggles with extreme self harm

Viewers have been left shocked by the plight of a prisoner who has turned to extreme self harm, while struggling to cope with an indeterminate sentence. Aaron Harris, 31, from Hampshire, who featured in last night's Crime and Punishmnet on Channel 4, is one of 2,500 prisoners in the UK currently serving a now banned Imprisonment for…

Rosie Green puts fashion’s rental revolution to the test

Remember when we bought outfits to wear for one night only? Or proudly announced we were wearing 'Primani'? Cheap, throwaway clothes used to feel fun — but now, in our eco-aware world, disposable fashion seems distasteful.The facts are brutal: textile production contributes more to climate change than shipping and aviation combined. In the UK, we…

Couple tell guests who don’t RSVP in time to bring a ‘chair and a sandwich’

Bride and groom tell guests to bring a CHAIR and a sandwich to their wedding if they didn't RSVP on time - in a sassy wedding invite which wins praise onlineThe unidentified bride and groom's invitation was shared to Reddit last week  It read: 'If you don't RSVP by September 10 please bring a chair and…

This is what 52 looks like: Recruitment company founder reveals power-hooping keeps her young

This is what 52 looks like: Recruitment company founder reveals power-hooping and an expensive neck cream keeps her youngHelen Ward, 52, from London is the founder of a recruitment companyShe began a daily fruit diet after HRT for menopause caused her to gain weight Mother-of-one revealed microblading and a weekly blow-dry keep her youthfulBy Florence Scordoulis…