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Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 7:59 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, News

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none. Zero.” — Charlie Munger, Self-made billionaire & Warren Buffett’s longtime business partner Why did the busiest person in the world, former president Barack Obama, read an hour a day while in office? Why has the […]

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Pet leopard escaped and hunted sheep as it ran free for a week in Cornish countryside

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 7:51 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, News

Apet leopard escaped and hunted sheep as it ran free for a week in Cornish countryside, it emerged yesterday as the animal’s killing spree only ended by a farmer and his fox traps. The clouded leopard, usually found in the Himalayan foothills, was snared after killing some of the farmer’s sheep. Officers attended and said the big […]

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Victoria Beckham slammed over ‘sickly skinny’ model in ad campaign

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 7:42 pm   /   Entertainment, Fashion Style, News

Former Spice Girl-turned-fashion-designer Victoria Beckham is being blasted over her new eyewear campaign, which features a “sickly skinny” model. “This image is why my already tiny daughter thinks she needs to eat less,” an enraged mom wrote on Facebook under a photo featuring Lithuanian model Giedre Dukauskaite, 29. Beckham, 43, posted two Instagram shots over […]

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Pope Warns Against Sin of Hostility to Migrants

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 7:22 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News

Pope Francis has called hostility aimed at migrants and refugees a sin, urging communities not to yield to fear of the other. The pontiff delivered his message at a special Mass for asylum seekers, refugees and migrants. Pope Francis told those gathered at St. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday that while fear was an understandable human […]

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Apple stores are slammed because of the $29 battery replacement offer — but not everyone needs a new battery

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 6:33 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News, Technology

Apple is currently offering iPhone battery replacements for $29. Lots of people are taking advantage of the offer, and since stores don’t have the batteries in stock, they’re special ordering the battery replacements, which can take days or weeks. Many people taking advantage of the battery offer don’t actually need new batteries, Apple store employees […]

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9 Reasons Why You Should Absolutely NOT Travel To Singapore In 2018

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 11:51 pm   /   Featured, News, Travel

Now, 2017 is almost over and while all of us are out to ring in the new year with a bang, some of us are low-key exhilarated over where we’d vacay (Don’t deny that, it’s true!). I’m here to tell you that in case you’ve been thinking of going to Singapore, you’re making a mistake. […]

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The fifteen (15) most popular countries for migrants

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 10:45 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News, Travel

International migrants account for a relatively small percentage of the world’s total population, about 3.3% in 2015 according to the World Economic Forum. Of the 244 million international migrants recorded in 2015, 58% had made homes in developed nations, with just over a third originating from developing nations. Over the last decade, several Middle Eastern countries […]

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Tax-free no more: Saudi Arabia, UAE to roll out VAT in 2018

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 10:18 pm   /   Editor's Choice, News, Travel

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which have long lured foreign workers with the promise of a tax-free lifestyle, plan to impose a 5 percent tax next year on most goods and services to boost revenue after oil prices collapsed three years ago. The value-added tax, or VAT, will apply to a range of […]

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Australian woman escapes death sentence for drug trafficking in Malaysia

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 10:08 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News

Judge accepts Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto had no knowledge of drugs in her bag in verdict on charge that carries a mandatory death sentence   An Australian woman has been found not guilty of drug trafficking in Malaysia, a charge that carries a mandatory death sentence. On Wednesday afternoon a Malaysian judge found that Maria Elvira Pinto […]

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Turkish president ends Africa visit with stop in Tunisia

Posted: December 27, 2017 at 10:00 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Hot News, News

Turkey’s president was ending a four-day Africa trip on Wednesday with a visit to Tunisia focusing on economic ties, while the Turkish prime minister was in Riyadh to smooth relations with Saudi Arabia. Speaking at a joint news conference, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi said their nations would never accept […]

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