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Riding for a Cause

Riding for a Cause

Like a stone cast into water which sends ripples around, good deeds go a long way in dispersing their positive effects. And such an act of goodness is being performed by eight cyclists who are riding on an epic journey from Muscat to Salalah to raise funds for a charity called The Rainbow Centre in Sri Lanka.

Zen and the art of personal styling

Zen and the art of personal styling

It was not too long ago when I wrote an article on how to discover your personal style. 

Tête-à-tête with Dr Madeleine Portwood

Tête-à-tête with Dr Madeleine Portwood

Dr Madeleine Portwood is an international expert in the field of autism, notable for her long-term commitment to research and knowledge transfer during face-to-face work with children, parents and teachers.

How children learn: A psychological perspective

How children learn: A psychological perspective

Around 220 representatives from about 30 schools and other educational institutions attended a conference titled ‘How Children Learn’ last weekend to explore key issues from a psychological perspective.

Say “I DO” at OC

Say “I DO” at OC

With its picturesque backdrops, relaxed glamour settings, luxurious hotels and resorts, and arguably the world’s best sunsets over an expansive blue Pacific Ocean, Orange County, California has long been favoured by many within the US and beyond, as the place to propose to that someone special.

CNN names Isan as one of top 17 places to visit in 2017

CNN names Isan as one of top 17 places to visit in 2017

Thailand’s northeastern region of Isan was recently named as one of the top 17 places to visit in the world during 2017. The huge and culturally diverse region of Thailand featured on a list of world destinations put together by CNN’s travel experts.

Climate change adds to pressures on endangered African penguins: Study

Climate change adds to pressures on endangered African penguins: Study

Climate change and overfishing have left already endangered young penguins in Africa confused about where to find food, and they are dying in high numbers as a result, researchers said.

Returning to her second home

Returning to her second home

Angelina Jolie unveiled her new film on the horrors of the Khmer Rouge era at the ancient Angkor Wat temple complex in Cambodia, a country the star shares a deep affinity with through her adopted son Maddox.