Photographer lead around the world by Girlfriend


The series was shot by Russian photographer Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in an ongoing project called Follow Me. Each photograph has the hand of photographer Osmann and back of his girlfriend Zakharova. The pictures were first published on Instagram which was blown out into a  movement while providing others with the uniqueContinue reading “Photographer lead around the world by Girlfriend”

Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck


I came across a great quote from Martine Franck that said: “What I like most about photography is the moment that you can’t anticipate: you have to be constantly watching for it, ready to welcome the unexpected.” When I delved deeper into knowing who she was and what she did to arrive at such aContinue reading “Ace International Photographers (Series): Martine Franck”

Susan Boyle tells newspaper about Asperger’s diagnosis


Susan Boyle told the Observer newspaper that she has been diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome, a form of autism. Boyle feels relieved of the diagnosis after she saw a specialist last year and also got to know that she has an above-average IQ apart from having the Asperger’s syndrome. Boyle had been facing learning difficulties everContinue reading “Susan Boyle tells newspaper about Asperger’s diagnosis”

Anoushka Shankar’s “The Traces Of You” tour to go to four US cities #Music #Entertainment #US #GlobalAnnal (VIDEO)


To reduce my effort a little, I am quoting Anoushka’s Facebook page below for you all. “Click the link for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Anoushka Shankar live in the USA for the Traces Of You tour. We have a pair of tickets available for each of the following shows; AlysContinue reading “Anoushka Shankar’s “The Traces Of You” tour to go to four US cities #Music #Entertainment #US #GlobalAnnal (VIDEO)”

Afghanistan: Teenage girl appeals and wins forced prostitution case


Little did Sahar Gul knew, an Afghani teenager that she may land up in hospital after her in-laws forced her to take up prostitution. Her case ended up in the Supreme Court of Afghanistan after her convicted in-laws were released by appeals courts, who were originally sentenced to a 10 year jail term. The AljazeeraContinue reading “Afghanistan: Teenage girl appeals and wins forced prostitution case”

Apologies issued by #Alabama #news site for #sexist comment #globalannal #Women


An Alabama news site has issued an apology after one of it’s editors passed off a particularly sexist comment saying football is confusing “Especially for women”. The controversial statement was passed by food editor David Holloway of AI.com. The said statement was written by the editor in a story called “Girls of Fall: A nightContinue reading “Apologies issued by #Alabama #news site for #sexist comment #globalannal #Women”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh


Here is what I came up with for the Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh. Do share your response on the picture. “I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.” -James Baldwin

The countdown to Royal baby birth begins as Kate goes into labour


The day when Duchess of Cambridge will finally give birth to her first child after months of media hype is finally here. The Duchess has been taken to hospital in the early stages of labour, according to Kensington Palace. She was taken from the palace to St Mary’s, west London in Paddington in a car,Continue reading “The countdown to Royal baby birth begins as Kate goes into labour”

Dubai rape case: Norwegian women ‘free to go’


The Norwegian woman who was the centre of attention during a Dubai rape case dispute has been pardoned and is free to leave Dubai. Marte Deborah Dalelv (Norwegian) is the woman who had to undergo all the trouble and is actually an Interior designer who went to Dubai on a business trip in March, whenContinue reading “Dubai rape case: Norwegian women ‘free to go’”

Elle magazine Spain features Bar Refaeli by Juan Aldabaldretecu in August 2013


Bar Refaeli stuns with her latest photo shoot she got clicked recently for Elle Magazine Spain’s August 2013 issue. Photographer Juan Aldabaldretecu has done a wonderful job in enhancing Refaeli’s features. Refaeli’s styling was done by Inmaculada Jiménez for the sizzling photo shoot. Source: Fashion Berry, COF