Say hello to THE sustainable beauty launch of 2021 – self tan just got a whole lot cleaner!

There are so many must-haves in the range – like the Dark Foaming Water (£15.99) and the Pure Self Tanning Face Mist (£14.99) that can be spritzed straight onto your face and neck – but our hero product has to be the Self Tanning Sleep Mask (£14.99). 

Enter Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards (Update: Deadline extended to 12/18)

We have more than 30 categories this year, including five new categories in architecture, urban design, wellness, software, and a special 2021 category for people working on responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve also added extra categories for companies of different sizes, so we can be sure we’re honoring both innovative startups and organizations with […]

‘The world is suffering’: Rafael Nadal says fellow players whingeing about strict COVID quarantine ahead of Australian Open need a ‘reality check’

I genuinely care about my fellow players and I also understand very well how the world is run and who gets bigger and better and why. I’ve earned my privileges the hard way, and for that reason, it is very difficult for me to be a mere onlooker knowing how much every help, gesture, and […]

The Medium review – split-world horror stranded in unsatisfying limbo

The majority of the story takes place at the abandoned site of a massacre: The Niwa Resort, a holiday park in rural Poland, to which Marianne is summoned by a mysterious phone call. This resort setting provides wrecked, tense environments to stalk around – empty swimming pools, doctors’ surgeries, places where children once played. When […]

The World According to Men

These days, there are so many “girls at the front” that it’s not a story anymore. The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the Associated Press all have female bureau chiefs reporting on ISIS, Syria, Yemen, Egypt, and Libya. In Istanbul, a jumping-off point for covering the region, there seem to be more women […]

Keep Covid rescue programmes or risk triggering stock market crash, warns IMF

Financial markets have rebounded since last March and some have soared to fresh highs. The S&P 500, which accounts for a cross-section of the largest 500 US companies, slumped by a third last spring from a high before the pandemic of 3,386. Since then it has climbed to 3,849, up more than 13% from the […]

Hospital incursions by Covid deniers putting lives at risk, say health leaders

The Doctors’ Association UK (DAUK), a union representing frontline medics, said it was unacceptable that staff working themselves into the ground to keep patients safe were having to worry about a new threat from Covid deniers and anti-maskers. It said Twitter and Facebook had a responsibility to ensure those breaking into hospitals to film footage […]

Coronavirus: Tom Hanks shares inspiring update on health after testing positive

“There are those for whom it could lead to a very serious illness. We are taking it one-day-at-a-time. There are things we can all do to get through this by following the advice of experts and taking care of ourselves and each other, no?

Davos: Post-COVID recovery not baked in

That view was echoed by Germany’s Economy Minister Peter Altmaier, who predicted the emerging markets recovery could take up to two years. With global energy consumption expected to grow 50% by 2050, Altmaier spoke of the need to create “synergies” around climate protection. As an example, he described how many developing countries are ideally positioned to produce […]

US strategic bombers fly over Persian Gulf, first show of force under Biden

Jan. 3 marked the one-year anniversary of U.S. Special Operations forces killing Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a drone strike in Baghdad in 2020. A U.S. intelligence report had said Iran wants to “avenge that killing,” according to a senior U.S. military official who had spoken to Fox News and a small group of reporters.