Tag: Lifestyle

Bike riding courses offer Finland’s immigrants new freedom

It's a skill you never forget once learnt, as the saying goes: Now immigrants to Finland can receive free cycling lessons to help them better integrate into life in the bike-loving nation. On a sunny September morning a group of around eight students have taken...

US senator calls for investigation into FaceApp

Popular Russia-based application FaceApp, which allows users to change their appearance to look older or younger, came under fire in the United States Wednesday, with one senator urging an FBI investigation. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called for the FBI and the FTC, the US...

Fashion world shaken by cultural appropriation claims

Paris, France | AFP | by Anna PELEGRI / Fiachra GIBBONS The women embroiderers of the remote Mexican mountain village of Tenango de Doria made worldwide headlines this week when their government went to war with an American designer for "plagiarising" their patterns. Wes Gordon, the artistic director of the New...

Malaysia is 3rd laziest country In the world: Study

A study showed that Malaysia is the third laziest country in the world! According to a new study conducted by Standford University, Malaysians walk an average of 3,943 steps a day. But compared to Hong Kongers who walk an average of 6,880 steps a day, the...