Five ways politicians can win over young voters – BBC News
Jun25

Five ways politicians can win over young voters – BBC News

And what’s more, this section of the electorate is now “anyone’s to play for”, Caroline Macfarland, director of think tank Common Vision, says. Breaking down the boundaries to politicians Image copyright Reuters “These are people who aren’t concerned with immigration, but are worried about the environment,” says Dr Sloam. “The environment wasn’t even an issue in this election....

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South Korea’s new presidential pooches, and why they matter
Jun24

South Korea’s new presidential pooches, and why they matter

(CNN)When South Korea’s new president Moon Jae-in took up residency in the Blue House last month, his choice of pets raised some eyebrows. The mere image and civil act of Korea’s new president showing compassion for abandoned and abused rescue animals will be both positive and powerful. South Korea is a modern country, but its progress when it comes to animal welfare lags behind its rapid economic...

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We Can’t Get Enough Of Chrissy Teigen And John Legend’s Text Convos
Jun23

We Can’t Get Enough Of Chrissy Teigen And John Legend’s Text Convos

Yes, theyre super talented. And really, really good-looking: But more than that, their relationship dynamic and banter are pure entertainment. Below, a look back at some of Chrissy and Johns most hilarious text exchanges: Read more:...

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10 top tips from our Los Angeles correspondent
Jun22

10 top tips from our Los Angeles correspondent

Stars in the sky and on the silver screen, trips to the beach and a cemetery, plus a stroll with a local actor who calls himself the people walker LA delivers the goods for our west coast writer Hollywood movie magic Watch a movie at the Aero in Santa Monica, or the Egyptian in Hollywood: both are part of americancinematheque.com See the real stars Garvey Ranch Observatory in Monterey Park. Photograph: Lawrence K/LA Times/Getty Garvey...

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UK holiday fraudsters could face jail – BBC News
Jun21

UK holiday fraudsters could face jail – BBC News

Clampdown call Abta says the cases usually involve holidaymakers who have been abroad on all-inclusive deals, who argue that because they only ate in their hotel, that must have been the source of their alleged food poisoning. It has launched a campaign called Stop Sickness Scams, asking the government to clamp down on the issue. It says laws designed to stop fraudulent claims for whiplash have instead pushed the problem of false...

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The best secret beaches, pubs and places to stay in the UK
Jun20

The best secret beaches, pubs and places to stay in the UK

For those who like to keep things low-key, our writers recommend lovely, quiet coastal spots, and cosy pubs and boltholes with superb views BEACHES Blue Pool Corner, Gower Photograph: Alamy This cylindrical tub, beyond the north end of the Rhossili sands, is very deep and has mauve water. Set in honey-coloured rock, there are various levels from which you can jump. A long, wild beach stretches beyond, ending in a set of sea arches and...

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