Couples marry on Valentine's Day atop a New York City landmark
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Love was in the air atop the Empire State Building on Tuesday as two couples got married and one couple renewed their vows on Valentine's Day, the only day of the year when... ...
Rock singer Debbie Harry crowned Style Icon at Elle Style Awards
LONDON (Reuters) - Debbie Harry, frontwoman of rock band Blondie, was crowned a fashion icon at London's Elle Style Awards, and she thanked her punk influences for defining her style. ...
Vibha Krishnamurthy: A Crusader of Hope
Today am taking a little break from my travel musings and talking about someone else, just because I thank it is important. I recently came across her video, I think because someone else had shared it one Facebook. Now, Dr. Vibha Krishnamurthy is a highly decorated paediatrician who has devoted her life to work for children with developmental disabilities. I might have come across her story earlier too but I did not wait to think about it&n...
While other designers demur, Herrera offers to dress first lady
(Reuters) - Fashion designer Carolina Herrera, who has dressed five first ladies and made first daughter Ivanka Trump's inaugural ball gown, on Monday said she would happily dress the U.S. first lady. ...
Top dogs vie for blue ribbon at New York show
(Reuters) - More than 2,800 dogs, from tiny Chihuahuas to massive Great Danes, converged on New York City on Monday to compete for the top prize in the storied Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. ...
Metal shades shimmer on BAFTAs red carpet
LONDON (Reuters) - Despite the chilly winter, guests at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards appeared to ditch traditional gowns for some fun and flirty looks, with... ...
Very old, charming - er - thing goes on display in Athens
ATHENS (Reuters) - A bird-like statuette dating back 7,000 years has mystified archaeologists in Greece who still do not know exactly what it is, or where it came from. ...
From chemotherapy to the catwalk, cancer center stage at New York Fashion Week
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Less than a week ago, Tiffany Schwantes, 34, was hooked up to an intravenous chemotherapy drip at her local cancer center in Huntsville, Alabama, receiving treatment for cancer... ...
Fashion show kicks off Brussels chocolate fair
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - From floor-sweeping gowns to eye-catching shorter dresses, models strutted down a Brussels catwalk in an array of unusual designs on Thursday night - all adorned with chocolate. ...
The show must go on: New York Fashion Week braves massive storm
(Reuters) - New York Fashion week got off to a snowy start on Thursday with celebrities and the design world's elite braving a massive storm to watch models strut street-wear and gowns at some of the... ...
Tommy Hilfiger, Gigi Hadid unveil collection on famed LA beach
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - American designer Tommy Hilfiger and model Gigi Hadid presented their latest collaboration - "TOMMYxGIGI" - at a show on Venice Beach in Los Angeles. ...
Hottest cut of all - Gaza barber wields blowtorch
GAZA (Reuters) - In Ramadan Odwan's barbershop in Gaza, hair isn't just blow-dried, it's blowtorch-dried. ...
Obama kiteboards in Caribbean with billionaire Richard Branson
(Reuters) - Former U.S. president Barack Obama is trying some new and dangerous water sports that the Hawaii native had to miss out on for safety reasons while serving in the White House. ...
Perfect Table setting-Valentine day special
Perfect Table setting-Valentine day specialThis post is especially for my friends and followers who has been asking me this for a while.As we all know that Valentine's day is around the corner and everyone wants to celebrate it with so much love and fun.So, here is my tip for your special day to make it more special.The setting of a table can sometimes leave people wondering about the correct placement of flatware, plates, napkins and glassware.Tip: - Start with the Dinner plate, then arrange th...
Golden chariot restored for Thai king's "ascent to heaven"
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Inch by gilded inch, the chariot to take Thailand's late king on his last journey is being restored by workers in Bangkok in a labor that will last months. ...
Gun salute marks Queen Elizabeth's 65 years on British throne
LONDON (Reuters) - Queen Elizabeth, the world's longest-reigning living monarch, celebrated her Sapphire Jubilee on Monday as Britain commemorated 65 years since she ascended the British throne. ...
Kuwait's new opera house complex catches fire, no casualties
KUWAIT (Reuters) - Flames ripped through the complex housing Kuwait's new opera house on Monday, just three months after the futuristic $770-million venue opened to the public. ...
Kuwait's new opera house catches fire
KUWAIT (Reuters) - Flames ripped through Kuwait's new opera house on Monday, just three months after the futuristic $770-million venue opened to the public. ...
German mini-world park builds a wall around U.S.
HAMBURG, Germany (Reuters) - A German tourist attraction that features miniature models of various parts of the world has put up a wall around the United States, in a dig at President Donald Trump's... ...
Masked teenagers chase children in centuries-old Spanish festival
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's village of Casavieja observed its annual celebration of Saint Blaise on Friday, where masked 18-year-olds dress as "zarramaches", a reference to their outlandish costumes... ...