December 13, 2018

Destinations of the week

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4 DESTINATIONS THAT MAKE FOR THE BEST GETAWAYS IN EUROPE From Travel Blissful Even though vacationing is always a fun experience, planning it can get really hectic at times! This is especially true if one is planning a getaway in a continent as vast and varied as Europe! How do you decide whether you want […]

Private sector news, social media distribution and algorithm change

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FromReuters Institute for the Study of Journalism How have strategies across different news organizations varied? How have publishers responded to the January 2018 changes to Facebook’s algorithm change? The analysis is based on 21 interviews conducted between April and May 2018 with senior editors and managers at a strategic sample of 12 newspapers and commercial […]

The medical condition that can make high blood pressure worse

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From Newsmax Controlling high blood pressure is crucial for those who are battling the “silent killer.” But now a new study has uncovered a medical condition that can interfere with the ability to keep blood pressure in check. Researchers reviewed medical and dental records of more than 3,600 people diagnosed with high blood pressure and […]

Italy’s far-right in fury after France caught dumping migrants

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AFP From DAWN ROME: Italy’s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Tuesday hit out at President Emmanuel Macron after French police were caught committing the “unprecedented offence” of dumping migrants in Italian woods. Salvini, also deputy prime minister and head of the anti-immigrant League party, on Monday demanded a “clear response” after French authorities admitted […]

Domestic goddess

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Samin Nosrat is a new kind of domestic goddess making a BLT with the host of Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat. By Madeleine Aggeler@mmaggeler Photographs By Talia Herman From The Cut According to a vast amount of TV shows and books and magazines and blogs, the Domestic Goddess calmly rules her sphere from an airy, well-appointed […]

Italy in the maelstrom of the euro

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By Isidoros Karderinis Italy joined the eurozone in 1999, with Prime Minister Massimo d’Alema of the “Democratic Left” party. This fateful participation, which entailed the complete loss of independent monetary policy, is undoubtedly the main cause of the disappointing performance of the Italian economy. The country’s GDP currently stands at EUR 1.75 trillion euro and […]

Woman charged after thousands go missing from animal welfare charity

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From Antigua News Room Forgery red stamp text on white Louisa Joan Prenna Woolard was granted bail in the sum of $18,000 when she appeared before Magistrate Conliffe Clark today. The 46-year-old woman is accused of stealing money from the PAAWS Animal Welfare charity amounting to over $9,000 EC dollars. She faces a number of […]

Recipe of the week

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Recipe: Spaghetti Aglio e Olio By Sheela Fiorenzo From The Kitchn There are certain dishes that just aren’t worth messing with — and spaghetti aglio e olio is one of them. As with all of the best Italian recipes, this one is greater than the sum of its parts. Take a couple of basic ingredients […]

Bill Gross’ flagship fund cratered as Italy’s political turmoil rocked global markets

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By Akin Oyedele From Business Insider Bill Gross‘ Janus Henderson Global Unconstrained Bond Fund cratered on Tuesday as the political turmoil in Italy sparked a sharp sell-off in the country’s bonds and sent investors rushing into safer debt. The fund is down nearly 6% for the year. Gross, once referred to as Wall Street’s “Bond […]

Destinations of the week 9

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100 under-the-radar beaches everyone should visit in their lifetime Part 9 By Alison Millington From Business Insider Whether you’ve only spent a handful of days on the sand in your life or you’re a full-blown sunseeker, there are plenty of breathtaking beaches on this planet waiting to be discovered. And, whether you look for a […]