Meimuna Walji

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Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Get Daydream VR Support

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus did not support Google’s Daydream VR at launch. That is about to change as the handsets are getting an update to …

Samsung Galaxy

Samsung Galaxy S8 review: Three months later

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are still top-of-mind for those looking to buy a flagship phone today, so it's hard to believe they've actually been available …

Modest Fashion - Where To Shop Modest Fashion And Why Designers Are Finally Embracing It

In 2015, former Girls Aloud member Nicola Roberts presented a BBC Radio 1 documentary titled, High Street Hijabis, that uncovered what modest fashion …

The Shannon Matthews case: what happened next?

The concluding part of The Moorside, the controversial but critically acclaimed BBC drama about the 2008 disappearance of nine-year-old Shannon Matthews, told the story of how the young girl was eventually discovered: concealed in the home of Michael Donovan, her mother's boyfriend's uncle.<p>Initial …

7 To-Do List Apps to Help You Sort Out Your Life

As someone who loves planning and making lists of every single task I need to finish, it's been a struggle figuring out the right way to create a to-do list. I used to write everything down in a planner, but when I was at work, I'd end up writing other tasks on Post-it notes — and they'd never make …

Apps

How These Entrepreneurs Built Empires Worth Millions

We live in an era where many of us ratherThe post How These Entrepreneurs Built Empires Worth Millions appeared first on iamwire.

Startups

Emma Watson has provided the book list of our dreams for 2017

In January, Emma Watson launched a feminist book club called Our Shared Shelf, proving once again why she’s one of the most admired young women in …

Feminism

Top 10 Motivational Apps That Will Help You Nail Your Resolutions | Inc.com

With the annual renewal of the year-long calendar comes a natural renewal of our resolve to be better people: eat better, workout more, call our loved ones regularly, and meet our professional goals. Though we may have started the last year with best of intentions, we're only human, and everyone …

Motivation

First Syrian Refugee Family in Iowa

Two years after fleeing their home, the Tameem family became the first Syrian refugees in Iowa<p>By Robin Shulman/Des Moines <br>Photographs by Danny Wilcox …

Get to Know the Eco-Conscious Fashion Brand Emma Watson Loves

While much of the fashion world migrated to Italy this week, Maxine Bédat, the cofounder of eco-conscious fashion brand Zady, stayed in New York to address some global industry issues: air pollution, employment standards, water contamination, and, on a more local level, what Emma Watson would wear …

The Legendary Tribe That's Fought Everyone from the Ottomans to ISIS

The centuries-old Hamawand tribe clashed with the Ottomans, the British, and Saddam. Now they're fighting the Islamic State—with American help.<p>The road to one front of the war against the Islamic State winds through miles of barren, cracked-clay ground. The landscape is occasionally punctuated by …

Middle East

Black Holes Are Invisible. But Now There Are 3 New Ways to ‘See’ Them

In a world of conspiracy theories and Internet rumors, it’s a wonder no one has ever called black holes a hoax. They’re mysterious, they’re powerful, …

This Is How Emma Watson Handles Herself In A War Zone

Welcome to ‘Colonia’<p>As far as her retirement is concerned, Emma Watson is really easing us into it. To start off your day, a clip from Academy Award-winner Florian Gallenberger's drama <i>Colonia</i> has been released. The film follows the story of Lena (Watson) and Daniel (Daniel Brühl), a couple that …

Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

Jennifer Garner breaks silence on Ben Affleck divorce

Jennifer Garner is speaking out for the first time about her public divorce from Ben Affleck.<p>“It was a real marriage,” she told <i>Vanity Fair</i> in its …

Emma Watson Announces Her Feminist Book Club's First Selection – And We Have 5 More Recommendations

Everyone, clear some space on your bookshelves – Emma Watson‘s feminist book club, Our Shared Shelf, has chosen its first book. “It’s official – ‘Our …

Feminism

These 5 Facts Explain the Worsening Saudi-Iran Rivalry

Saudi-Iran relations have spiraled downwards following Saudi Arabia’s execution of Nimr al-Nimr, a prominent Shia cleric and activist. Nimr was a …

6 Reasons Sunni and Shia Should Stick Together

<b>1. We're all poor and powerless</b> - When Muslims line up for prayer, no one is able to distinguish between Sunni and Shia based on their dress or knowledge. All of the masses of people have taken our religious information from leaders and scholars who may or may not have been correct.<p>Islamic history …

Islam

Sheik’s execution all about settling scores with Iran

<i>Shenaz Kermalli is a freelance journalist who specializes in Middle East issues. She tweets</i> <i>@mskermalli</i><p>The Saudi government sure knows how to ring in the New Year. Nothing, after all, reflects a message of peace and hope more than a televised statement on Jan. 1 declaring the execution of 47 …

Human Rights

Sunnis and Shiites: Islam's ancient divide

Tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran have reached new heights with Riyadh's execution on Saturday of a Shiite cleric despite Tehran's calls for …

Moonraker (Chrome Sparks' Alternate Version)

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>from the upcoming ep 'parallelism' out 11/13 on future classic 'moonraker' was …

Shaker Aamer: Grant amnesty to Tony Blair to hear 'truth' about war on terror

The former Guantanamo detainee says the former prime minister and MI5 officials he claims were complicit in torture should be given immunity<p>Shaker Aamer, the last British resident held at Guantanamo Bay, has said Tony Blair should be granted an amnesty from prosecution over his actions in the “war …

Guantanamo Bay

See a Young Daniel Radcliffe Audition for Harry Potter

Oh my, when he messes up at the beginning and then just smiles about it—perfect. And how he keeps breaking character! And when he tries on the Harry Potter glasses at the end of it all! In case you're wondering about the context of these scenes, initially, Daniel Radcliffe plays the scene from *The …

Shiite Muslims hold anti-terrorism rally in Washington

Hundreds of Shiite Muslims turned a major annual spiritual ritual into an anti-terrorism rally Sunday, marching, singing and praying for hours from trendy Dupont Circle to the White House as tourists and brunch-goers rubbernecked.<p>Connecticut Avenue was a sea of black as Shiites mostly from the D.C. …

Islam

Star Trek Beyond trailer to debut before The Force Awakens

Prompting an uneasy nerd truce of the type that would be explained in an opening crawl, or by dumbing down complicated sci-fi terms into into an easy …

New set photos from Bourne 5 show Matt Damon in action

Though his character's presence was certainly felt in <i>The Bourne Legacy</i>, Matt Damon will be back in earnest as Jason Bourne in the as yet untitled …

Han Solo passes the torch in new 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' footage

The 60-second commercial featured some familiar scenes, including footage from the recent Japanese trailer, but new clips show what appears to be Finn's TIE Fighter escaping from a hangar bay and Finn fighting a stormtrooper with Luke Skywalker's old lightsaber.<p>Han Solo gets more screentime and is …

He Beat The Odds And Created A Million-Dollar, One-Man Consultancy

Jonathan Smith spent 15 years making floating barriers that prevent water-borne attacks by terrorists using improvised explosive devices (IED) at WhisprWave, a company he ran with his father in New Jersey. Although they scaled that company to $15 million in revenue, Smith eventually yearned to try …

Small Business

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

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Books

Matt Damon: 'Life on Mars is probably just like Hollywood'

In his new film The Martian, Matt Damon plays an astronaut stranded alone on Mars. As it happens, he had no difficulty conjuring up the feelings of loneliness and isolation he needed for the movie. All he had to do was think back to his early days as a struggling actor in Hollywood when he was …

Claire Danes