Sister Wives star Kody Brown says ‘normal life has ceased’ for him and his four spouses as they deal with social distancing with a family of 23

She’s doing all she can to stay safe and at home, explaining: ‘I’ve limited where I go and my daily errand running. I’m not seeing much of the rest of the family because we’re all quarantining, so it’s a little weird that we can’t get together but we know it’s best to stay in our […]

Karan Johar doesn’t care about his attitude getting labelled as ‘mid-life crisis’

“When I began my career, I didn’t take many risks because the first two films I directed and my father produced, the whole idea there was to seek commerce in art. My intention was to make sure Dharma productions could stand tall and gain the economic strength which we hadn’t before.

Doctors worry they will be forced into life-or-death decisions amid virus pandemic: “I’m not God”

SUNY Upstate Medical University’s COVID Incident Commander Dr. Stephen Thomas said “administrators like chief medical officers” and other leaders were working to create a “fair and transparent” system using objective evidence, to alleviate the burden of attending physicians. 

VESAK 2019: outstanding impression on religious life in Vietnam

Recognizing the Vesak as a religious and cultural festival, in order to honor, celebrate and promote the moral values, the spirit of good harmony of the Buddha, Head of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang said, The 2019 Vesak celebration held in Vietnam continues to connect the spirit of Buddhism, connecting Buddhist […]

Thomas Cromwell: A Life by Diarmaid MacCulloch review – rise and fall of a cunning ruffian

If a picture is worth a thousand words, a great portrait must equal some 700 pages of print. Hans Holbein the Younger’s depiction of Thomas Cromwell – dark, brooding, sinister and suggestive – is the likeness that has shaped the tormented afterlife of Henry VIII’s master secretary. That’s the image challenged by Hilary Mantel’s bestselling […]

The Voice of Goofy Lets Real-Life Hero Dogs Speak For Themselves in New Disney+ Series

On the even odder side, are canines like Eba the whale-poop-sniffing dog of Washington’s San Juan Island. The Jack Russel terrier/pit bull mix, who appears on an episode It’s a Dog’s Life, helps the University of Washington study the declining Southern Resident killer whale population by sniffing out the whales’ poop in the water. By […]

You can do science in Borderlands 3 now to help out real-life medical research

What it all boils down to is that computers are rubbish at organising information about DNA, and in their research computers have made loads of errors that scientists need you to sort through. The game doesn’t have you looking at loads of raw data though (that wouldn’t be fun at all), what you’ll have to […]

PM Modi says priority is to save every life as India prepares for extended lockdown

BJD’s Pinaki Misra had earlier confirmed that Prime Minister Modi had remarked during the meeting that removing the lockdown provisions didn’t appear to be possible at this stage. Congress’ Ghulam Nabi Azad also told news agency PTI that over 80% of political parties represented in the meeting had spoken in favour of extending the lockdown.

Life in the times of lockdown: A cup of tea is just like Hygge. Here’s why

There is no better word to describe my morning cup of tea, and that’s hygge. Perhaps it’s not even a word as much as it’s a sentiment, a feeling that only a fellow tea-lover will understand. From taking the first sip as the flavours hit my tastebuds to planning my day to just mulling over […]

PM Modi said pre-corona and post-corona life won’t be same, says BJD MP

Prime minister Narendra Modi told the Parliamentary floor leaders of political parties on Wednesday that people’s lives after the coronavirus outbreak was set to change and it won’t be any similar to the life enjoyed before the pandemic took a firm grip on the world including India, said a senior leader from the Biju Janta […]