Experience: we fell in love without speaking

I’ll never forget the first moment I saw Branko. It was 2009 and I was 25, working as a musical director for a circus in the UK. I’d travelled alone from Gloucestershire to the village of Gornja Grabovica in Serbia, on a mission to learn Roma-style accordion. A week or so into my two-month trip, […]

The Queen doesn’t own the word ‘Royal’ and we will KEEP our HRH prefixes, say Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: Couple’s extraordinary claim as they complain about their treatment in sour statement after Her Majesty forced them to drop ‘Sussex Royal’

It later added: ‘While there is not any jurisdiction by The Monarchy or Cabinet Office over the use of the word ‘Royal’ overseas, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex do not intend to use ‘Sussex Royal’ or any iteration of the word ‘Royal’ in any territory (either within the UK or otherwise) when the transition […]

AT LAST! Fast Release and Small Size finally Over. Make Sweet Love All Night Long Till She Screams Your Name On Heavenly Rooftops

As In Complete Full Stop, To this Annoying Quick Release And Small Weak Penis Issue So I Can Finally Regain The Kind Of Dignity And Respect I Had as A Teenager and In My 20’s.

‘Racist’ Texts About Meghan Markle Spell Crisis for British Far-Right Party UKIP

In the texts, Marney gave a list of reasons why she doesn’t like Markle. “She’s a ‘gender equality’ t*** She is obsessed with race and her seen with [sic] taint our royal family. Just a dumb little commoner. Tiny brain,” she wrote, adding “She’s black. A dumb little ‘actress’ that no one has heard of. […]

‘That’s a nasty, snarky question’: Trump’s media assault rages on in midst of coronavirus crisis

The briefings have been compared to rallies and make frustrating viewing. Some observers want the media to take a more combative approach. Chris Whipple, a writer, documentary maker and author of The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency, said: “God bless Yamiche Alcindor but I think the rest of the […]

Recap: Stick to the Plan

Lexie chickens out in telling her boyfriend, Brian, about the pregnancy. Nor has she told her best friend, Serena. But, keeping things consistent with their friendship dynamic, she has entrusted Pearl to be her errand girl. It’s Pearl who is charged with buying the pregnancy test, and it’s Pearl who holds it as it comes […]

Nothing on Earth by Conor O’Callaghan review – a disturbing, elusive debut

The man framing and channelling the story is a middle-aged Irish priest living alone – and he knows how that will go down with his audience. Not that his musings reassure: “After a certain age, a man has to work hard to look trustworthy. That’s even truer in this vocation.” So when there is a banging […]

Why President Buhari should not be re-elected (1)

Apart from that, the main headache now for many Nigerians, including members of civil society organisations and activists, is that since President Buhari and some of his lieutenants have proclaimed that the federal government will not tolerate hate speech, and given the penchant of this administration to approach issues from a biased, we-versus-them perspective, one […]

Ileana D’cruz Remembers Her Uncle With An Emotional Note: I Wish I Could Have Had More Time With You

Sharing a throwback video of him feeding milk to a baby squirrel with a dropper, the Barfi actress wrote, “I wish I had more pictures, more videos, audio notes, anything really… my heart still can’t come to terms with the fact that you’re gone. You were the most wonderful, beautiful, gentlest man I knew….it’s so […]

Gwyneth Paltrow Shows Fans How to Make ‘Vegetarian Paella’ on Instagram Cooking Show

On Monday, the actress shared a post on Instagram during which she taught her followers how to whip up some “Vegetarian Paella” — a traditional Spanish rice dish with Paltrow’s twist. Alongside the footage, she shared a note about God’s Love We Deliver, a New York City non-profit helping provide meals to those in need.