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Travel influencer: ‘I get a lot of attention’

Mexico’s Beach Wars – Promo INFLUENCERS are seen as having a lot of clout in the travel industry these days. Their ranks include Oneika Raymond, known as Oneika the Traveller, who’s been to more than 100 countries. She blogs and Instagrams about travel and hosts two Travel Channel …

Put These Ultra-Hot Places On Your Travel List For 2018

Jabala Ridge Lodge, Ruaha, Tanzania Travel industry “Hot Lists” come out all the time, but not all carry equal weight. In order to know what the top new resorts and experiences are in the world of travel requires expertise, and when it comes to Africa, India and all …

Kochi Film Society to Present the best of IFFK

KOCHI: City folks will have a feast of classics to watch out as the Banner Film Society is coming up with their monthly film festival. This time, the movies to be featured will be a selection of best collections screened in IFFK over the past few years. The …

Robert Emmet Society to present annual Hoolie

PETOSKEY — The Robert Emmet Society and Beards Brewery will soon be hosting the society’s annual Hoolie. “‘Hoolie’ roughly translates to an Irish party and that is exactly what we will be hosting,” said society treasurer Jim Gillespie. “Hoolie is a term for a gathering that involves music, …

Egypt filmmakers defy taboos of conservative society

Filmmakers in Egypt are defying a largely conservative society with television series and movies that deal with modern relationships between men and women and the empowerment of the young. In its heyday between the 1950s and the 1970s, Egypt had one of the largest and most dynamic movie …

Beware, Asians are more vulnerable to severe dengue

Turns out, genetics make Asians and Europeans susceptible to severe dengue, a new study has stated. As globalisation and climate change spread tropical infectious diseases around the globe, not all populations have the same degree of susceptibility. A study conducted by researchers from the Institut Pasteur, CNRS and …