Princess Diana’s brother Charles Spencer says their mother Frances was not cut out for maternity

French-born Greg, who popped the question on 22 July, planned the proposal to a tee. The couple enjoyed a romantic lunch and spent the day by the pool before going back to their room, where Greg had arranged for rose petals and champagne to be set up.

Duchess Camilla and Prince Charles’ Cornish pasty recipe confuses royal fans

Put all the vegetables in a large bowl and tumble with flour. Season with salt and pepper. Place a mugful of this mix onto a rested pastry disc and top with skirt beef and a dollop of clotted cream. Fold the disc over to form a D-shape and crimp it by forming a rope effect […]

Royals’ afternoon tea menus revealed – what the Queen, Kate Middleton and more eat

On one of his cooking tutorials on YouTube, Darren explained: “I used to make shortbread at least once a week at Balmoral and it was always on the afternoon tea menu.” As well as the three regular ingredients of butter, flour and sugar, he said: “The royal recipe includes cornstarch, too. Cornstarch softens the shortbread […]

VJ Day 2020 meaning – what is Victory over Japan Day and how is it being marked?

8.30pm – 10pm – The Nation’s TributeA special service, The Nation’s Tribute, will be led by the Duke of Cambridge, will be held at Horse Guards Parade and will be broadcast on BBC One. There will be special performances of key moments from the conflicts and veterans will read tributes. There will also be musical […]

Vietnam in the late 19th century through a lens

Cho Lon was formed between the 17th and 19th centuries when ethnic Chinese and their offspring settled here and built a bustling area. When the French dominated the country, Cho Lon was a town distinct from Saigon. The two were combined in 1956. Currently it is Ho Chi Minh City’s Districts 5 and 6.

Melburnians suffer the intolerable awkwardness of finding a bubble buddy

She suggests asking yourself what you wanted to achieve for the rest of lockdown. Look for the friend with mutual goals. This may not necessarily be the person with whom you like to share a beer, but someone who will motivate you out of procrastination, she says.

Health workers declare nationwide strike

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Psychedelics and the Out-of-Body Experience

I believe the significance of these tentative findings comes clearer as we begin to map out the circuits that build up the sense of self. When those self-circuits break apart, they can induce an OBE. Alternatively, if they break in a different way, the self dissolves. OBEs and LSD trips can both be seen as […]

Brazilian Serie A roundup: Cano on target as Vasco sink Botafogo

In the northeastern city of Fortaleza, Flamengo’s seven-game unbeaten run came to an end with a 2-0 defeat at Ceara. Luiz Otavio netted with a 50th minute header following a corner before Charles Rigon struck with a low finish six minutes later after another set piece.

‘Nomadland’ Star Frances McDormand Reveals Her Dream to Hit the Road at 65

“It was a lesson in humility to be accepted by a group of people to know that whatever currency I have earned as an actor didn’t make any difference if I couldn’t pull my rig, if I didn’t know how to take a dump in my five-gallon bucket,” McDormand said, adding, “It takes a lot […]