Nasir Shaikh

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Findings in fatal incident involving NASCAR's Tony Stewart go to D.A.

An investigation into the incident in which former NASCAR champion<p>Tony Stewart’s car struck and killed a fellow driver who was on foot during a sprint-car race last month has been completed, the sheriff’s office in Ontario County, N.Y., said Thursday.<p>The probe's findings were turned over to the …

Motorsport

Sit Silently - Photographs and text by Katrina Kepule | LensCulture

The series “Sit Silently” examines the signs of time in the rites of subcultures surrounding the capital of Latvia, Riga. It captures the places where “modern Europe” meets the elements of the Soviet times, which conflict and overlap at the same time. These overlapping elements appear creatively in …

Meditation

Is It Peacetime or Wartime in America?

Obama is losing his battle with perpetual war.<p>Barack Obama delivered a bewildering speech on Wednesday. The pledge to "destroy" the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria; the deployment of U.S. troops to do just that; the flag-flanked, sober-sounding president addressing the American people behind a …

Scotland's Vote for Independence: By the Numbers

What would an independent Scotland mean for the U.K.? Here are some charts to break it down.<p>In a race that is now considered too close to call, Scotland will soon decide whether to remain part of the U.K. or become the world's 196th country. What would that mean for the Scots and the rest of the …

Third stage of feminization of shops starts next month

Riyadh: The Swiss Fashion Days Riyadh, a collaboration between Saudi and Swiss fashion designers, was launched on Wednesday.<p>“The beauty of art and …

Philippe Starck Bike Helmet Looks Like Space-Age Riot Gear

Try as designers might, bike helmets are rarely a thing of beauty. In fact, the most tantalizing helmets are usually ones that don’t look like helmets at all.<p>A new take on protective headgear from celebrated French designer Philippe Starck is clearly trying to make helmet-hair cool. His aluminum …

Oscar Pistorius awaits fate as he is cleared of murder

Trial has taken centre stage in South African politics and produced constantly developing drama akin to a soap opera<p>Oscar Pistorius surrendered to emotion and let tears stream down his face on Thursday as a judge effectively cleared him of the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.<p>Judge …

Fox Anchorwoman Accuses Sports Media of Sexism

Amid the Ray Rice scandal, Katie Nolan believes changing the NFL's attitude toward women begins with the sports media.<p>With social media buzzing about an NFL boycott following Raven Ray Rice's too-little-too-late suspension, one Fox Sports host shared what she believes is the first step to changing …