8 Books You Need to Read This September

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay, by Elena Ferrante (Europa, September 2)My Brilliant Friend, and you’ll be caught up before the fourth and final installment makes its way into English.  The Bone Clocks, by David Mitchell (Random House, September 2)10:04, by Ben Lerner (Faber & Faber, September 2)Leaving the Atocha Station, but more mature. […]

Priyanka Chopra remembers her Miss World crowning moment: ‘20 years ago today, this happened’, see pic

Priyanka has often spoken this particular life-changing incident of her life. Only recently, she had shared a hilarious video clip where her mother, Dr Madhu Chopra had said how she had reacted to her daughter’s win. Dr Chopra recalled how she said the “stupidest thing” ever. She said: “I had tears streaming down my eyes […]

Audrey Hepburn’s son on how she coped with childhood famine during WWII: ‘Her dreams kept her going’

I learned some very valuable lessons on how to memorize things. And you know, I came late. She lost a couple of pregnancies before me. It was sort of this great healing for her to finally have a child. She lost my little sister before me, almost six months into the pregnancy. It was very, very […]

Trump tears into Twitter claiming it makes up ‘false trends’ that discriminate against conservatives and demands Section 230 be repealed

‘3 years ago today: A difficult first holiday without my Eric Chase.. the empty Thanksgiving seat being too real having just lost our son. The phone rang: ‘Eric, Melania and I want to tell you how much we feel for you today’ That call just came again. Thank you @realDonaldTrump,’ he wrote. 

First ‘Bachelorette’ Trista Sutter: Some contestants are looking for fame

FOX411: Ever think it’s weird that you met your husband on a reality dating show?Sutter: Oh yeah completely! It’s completely weird. And people lately have been asking a lot because the children are getting older whether or not we’ve told them how we met. We haven’t yet because they just wouldn’t get it. Of course […]

How will literature grapple with 2020?

My favourite is the title story. Tucked into the middle of the book, it’s the tale of an elderly couple, Meera and Roshan, unable to leave their Mumbai apartment and dependent upon home delivery companies until Priti, a young volunteer with Helping Hand, comes into their lives. She’s reliable, efficient, cheerful and understanding. Not surprisingly, […]

Microsoft Surface Duo took me on a roller coaster of emotions

Microsoft is striving for something that just hasn’t come together on this first Duo. Maybe it will with the next one. Or maybe, like experimental wearables that have fallen by the wayside, this will be a moment in time as well. I love the idea of experimentation, but I don’t like using experiments that don’t […]

Rolling Stones hire Normal People hunk Paul Mescal to star as rock ‘n’ roll leading man in new music video

Rihanna has insisted she is always working on music but refuses to release it just because her fans are urging her to. She said: “When I am ready to put it out in the way that I feel fit, it’s gonna come out. And you’re not going to be disappointed when it happens. It’s going […]

Chrissy Teigen explains why she shared heartbreaking pictures of tragic baby loss

She penned: “I explained to a very hesitant John that I needed them, and that I did NOT want to have to ever ask. That he just had to do it. He hated it. I could tell. It didn’t make sense to him at the time. But I knew I needed to know of this […]

Readers respond: Open offices are terrible for women

“I eventually discovered that not only was I being watched all the time, (at first I thought it was just my imagination) but then my boss started following me around. If I went upstairs to make a phone call to have privacy, he would go upstairs to get water, or tea, or something. Even when […]