Natalie Nguyen

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Jewelry from Fall/Winter 2014-2015

JEWELRY RUNWAY TRENDS<p><b>With Céline's light-catching earrings, Chanel's statement cuff, and the perfect pair of evening pendants by Saint Laurent by</b> …

North Korea likens fate of modern-day US to the fall of the Roman empire

In Australia last month, President Barack Obama spoke about the present day’s place in history.<p>“I often tell young people in America that, even with today’s challenges, this is the best time in history to be alive,” the president said at the University of Queensland. The president’s 15 November …

Norway Photos

See photos of Norway (including fjords, polar bears, Oslo, Lillehammer, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

NATO, Ukraine condemn Russian military build-up in Crimea | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from the 28 NATO countries and Ukraine condemned on Tuesday a Russian military build-up in Crimea and what they called Russia’s “deliberate destabilisation” of eastern Ukraine.<p>NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks at the Alliance's headquarters during …

China, Britain at odds over Hong Kong travel ban amid protests

Away from the urban frontline of Hong Kong's democracy protests, the push for a free vote is straining diplomatic ties between China and the territory's former colonial master, Britain.<p>British Prime Minister David Cameron was reported to have expressed concern on Monday about China's refusal to …

China warns Britain to stay out of its affairs

Beijing defends its decision to prevent British politicians from travelling to Hong Kong and warns the UK not to interfere in “China’s domestic affairs”<p>Protesters at Hong Kong’s main protest camp were bracing themselves for eviction on Monday night as <b>David Cameron said China was “mistaken”</b> to bar a …

How to French twist and pin your hair in less than two minutes, with Hair Romance – video

Want fun buns in under two minutes? Christina Butcher of Hair Romance takes you through how to bun and pin your hair. All you need are pins and a brush – strong pins make all the difference – and the style works even better with second-day hair. Pin as many buns as your head can handle

Finally, an end to the problem of tangled headphones

Two British designers have solved the problem of tangled headphone cables with an iPhone case which has reached its crowdfunding target in under two weeks<p>As first-world problems go, the daily ritual of untangling headphone cables is a blight on many a commuter's life.<p>Now, a pair of British …

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Fresh clashes as Hong Kong police seize key protest leaders

Police arrest two of the most prominent student leaders behind Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests after renewed violence in the former British colony<p>Two of Hong Kong's most prominent student protest leaders have been arrested following a night of renewed violence between riot police and …

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Russia's new push for Syria dialogue unlikely to be fruitful | Reuters

MOSCOW/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Fresh Russian efforts to encourage Syrian peace talks are unlikely to make progress because Moscow rejects opposition and Western calls for the swift departure of President Bashar al-Assad.<p>A man walks past Raqqa Museum, which activists said was damaged by airstrikes by …

Kim Jong-un accuses US of 'cannibal' atrocities

North Korea's supreme leader demands 'all-out anti-US struggle' on visit to museum dedicated to alleged massacre by US troops during the Korean War<p>Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, has demanded an "all-out anti-US struggle" and described Americans as "cannibals".<p>Still apparently smarting from …

Hong Kong Authorities Clear Mong Kok Blockades

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Can you eat yourself happy?

In Proust’s Remembrance of Things Past, the narrator depicts the “powerful joy” that a tea-soaked madeleine awakes in him when he is “dispirited after a dreary day, with the prospect of a depressing morrow”. It isn’t so much that the sweet cake tastes lovely, but that it transports him to his …

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime