The 25 best Christmas movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Disney Plus

Why it’s worth a watch: Although Herbert’s story is a fairly dense one, concerning the villainous Barnaby’s attempts to acquire a young woman’s fortune, it takes place against the most magical of backdrops. Babes in Toyland features a fairytale world rendered with all the scale and flair of a Golden Age Hollywood musical, as the […]

Civic bodies in Thane district get ready to store vaccine

A meeting of the district task force committee was held on Thursday. Kailas Pawar, civil surgeon, Thane district, said, “We have given time till December 15 for all municipal corporations to submit their list of health workers. The number of health workers may reach one lakh by then. Based on these figures, we have to […]

German retail shops in red as coronavirus pandemic drags on

Pandemic profits: How some made billions during the COVID-19 crisis Elon Musk eyes top slot Elon Musk’s Tesla produces cars, but on the stock exchange, it gets treated like a tech high flier. Musk’s firm has profited from the market hype around tech stocks during the pandemic. A short while ago, the South African-born entrepreneur […]

Kaduna Marathon: Spots and business

The enthusiastic ambition of  the Kaduna State Government to put the state and Nigeria invariably  on the marathon map, as an  annual event like the Boston Marathon, the oldest  annual marathon, ahead of early starters like South Africa, Uganda, before the Arabs with their deep pockets, who have already dominated other elite sports like football […]

I made a friend for life after we walked & laughed in park together – here’s how YOU can help

THE Royal Voluntary Service receives 100 per cent of your donation. Texts cost £5 plus one message at your standard network rate. Always get the bill payer’s permission. UK networks only. The Royal Voluntary Service would like to contact the ­people who text by phone and SMS with campaign updates and new appeals. If you […]

Student, scientist, baker: Meet Gitanjali Rao, Time’s first-ever ‘Kid of the Year’

1. Rao developed a portable device to detect lead in water when she was 12 years old. She told actor, activist and Time contributing editor Angelina Jolie in a Zoom interview that the drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan, inspired her work to develop a way to detect contaminants and send those results to a […]

The best walking shoes to buy in 2020

Best overall: Asics Men’s Gel-Contend 4 Running Shoe Asics is a well-known sports footwear brand, and you can’t go wrong with their running shoes, which are also suitable for taking long walks. With the ComforDry Sockliner that is also removable, your feet remain cool and dry. Aside from that, the shoes also have a Rearfoot […]