“They feared or presumed she was lesbian and then a particular term was coined in reference to her. She was called a ‘muscle moll’ or a member of a third sex. People were baffled and troubled by her gender presentation and particularly women golfers who tended to be of a more upper-class background and fancied […]
Cricket.com, the cricket updates app, recently launched ‘The Ever-Changing Game’ campaign showcasing the ever-evolving nature of the sport. The campaign video exhibits India’s passion for the game and how the sport has been part of their lives right from gully cricket in childhood to T20 Leagues in adulthood and beyond.Conceptualized by Ogilvy, the video shows […]
Most of us don’t think twice when turning on the faucet, flushing the toilet or running a warm bath, which takes energy to heat. Water is our planet’s most precious resource, but it’s something we take for granted because it’s available at the turn of a tap. Monitoring and being aware of your water footprint […]
60-year-old Nguyen Thi Tau and her four-year-old grandson, Nguyen Van Hao, live in a tiny house that can barely protect them from the weather. Tau doesn’t have any land so has little income to raise her grandson while her health continues to worsen. According to Tau, her husband died many years ago. Her daughter got […]
It can be hard to cope at times, and some of the outlets you may have used in the past to handle stress may not be available or ideal during social distancing. Fortunately, there are several resources that may help you take care of your emotional health while also keeping safety top of mind.
Lopez said that the technology is not going to be used with the intention of preventing crime but instead aiding the police in solving crimes that have already happened. Officers will be required to verify the information gained from the system before making a stop or arrest, he said.
Kids across the country are back in school, but back-to-school looks very different this year. Some schools are entirely remote, other schools are all in-person, while a wide variety of schools are offering a hybrid version of learning. If your child is doing remote learning this year, having a desk for them to complete their […]
In an interview with Pinkvilla, Singh said, “It was a very bad phase. A lot of people were jealous of me, of how such a young boy could achieve so much. There were other issues. I became an alcoholic as well. I couldn’t sleep, I was overworking. And slowly, this illness became worse. It took […]
— Tangela Baskett (@DejaCQQ99) September 8, 2020 Music is the ultimate love language. After all, does your partner even love you if they don’t prepare an ultra-cheesy playlist for you featuring some of your favourite artists and fabulous songs?
Language doesn’t just help us communicate, it is an important part of how we understand the world. The definitions that are given to words affect how we perceive them and popular phases show social attitudes and shape our understanding of the world. As social norms change, language needs to as well and the lexicographers at […]