Sheku S. Kamara

36 Flips | 1 Magazine | 55 Following | 9 Followers | @ShekuSKamara | Keep up with Sheku S. Kamara on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Sheku S. Kamara”

Will Cameron or Miliband be the next prime minister? The pollsters polled

Britain’s leading pollsters share their thoughts on who will end up with the keys to No 10 once the election and deal-making are done<p>Two weeks ago we asked Britain’s leading pollsters who they thought was winning the election. They all thought the Labour leader, Ed Miliband, had edged ahead. A …

Election 2015: Labour and Tories neck and neck in final Guardian/ICM poll

Parties tied on 35%, with Ed Miliband’s party pulling back three points from last poll and Conservatives’ score unchanged<p>Labour and the Conservatives are heading into Thursday’s general election neck and neck, tied at 35% each according to the preliminary results of the final Guardian/ICM campaign …

General election 2015: Britain heading for hung parliament

General election 2015,Politics,UK news,Labour,Conservatives,Hung parliament,Ed Miliband,David Cameron,Liberal Democrats,Plaid Cymru,Scottish National party (SNP),Green party<p>Preliminary results of final Guardian/ICM campaign poll show Labour and Conservatives tied at 35% each<p>Britain is heading for a …

Elections

Media Coverage Of Close U.K. Elections Finds Much To Mock

Britain votes Thursday in what could be one of the country's closest elections in decades.<p>Here's the rundown: The latest polls show the ruling Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party neck and neck. Voters will pick representatives to the country's 650-seat Parliament. The first party that …

The seats to stay up for – and the numbers that matter – on election night

General election 2015,Hung parliament,Conservatives,Labour,Liberal Democrats,Scottish National party (SNP),Plaid Cymru,House of Commons,Politics,UK Independence party (Ukip),UK news<p>Polling is still very tight and much is uncertain. Here’s what to watch out for as the results are announced – …

Here Are 10 Specific Ways Money Can Buy You Happiness

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What life lessons are counter-intuitive or go against common sense or wisdom?" One of the most popular answers came from Quora contributor and former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong.</i><p>* * *<p>By Yishan Wong<p>Here's one that goes against a lot of …

6 Steps to Becoming a Lifestyle Entrepreneur

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The Internet has been used by academia since the 1980’s, but in the last fifteen years it has become what we know today. Today, 2.5 billion people log onto the Internet every day, and it's estimated that the number will double …

Entrepreneurship

John Travolta defends Scientology controversial Alex Gibney documentary

The actor ‘can’t even imagine attacking’ the religion that he has been a part of since the 1970s<p>John Travolta has come out in support of Scientology after the documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief depicted the church as dangerous.<p>The actor, who originally converted in 1975, …

Religion

Russian Railways Wants To Build An Insanely Long Train That Runs From Europe To North America

“This is an inter-state, inter-civilization project.” But is it even a good idea?<p>If the head of Russian Railways gets his wish, you might eventually be able to take a train–or drive–from Paris to Los Angeles to New York.<p>As reported in a recent <i>Siberian Times</i> article, Vladamir Yakunin, president of …

Scientists Discover A New Form Of Ice — It's Square

Scientists recently observed a form of ice that's never been seen before, after sandwiching water between two layers of an unusual two-dimensional material called graphene.<p>It's the latest surprise from the lab of a guy who is perhaps best-known for levitating a frog in a magnetic field, even though …

Chemistry

Renting your way to poverty: welcome to the future of housing

The housing crisis is already out of control, and no one in politics wants to help<p><b>George Osborne’s latest budget</b> continued the trend of all his other budgets: introduce new measures that will further inflate house prices. This time it was <b>"help to buy" ISA’s</b>.<p>George is on a roll, and it's not clear …

Paloma Faith says pop stars are discouraged from being outspoken. Should they speak their minds more?<p>I like Paloma Faith. I admire a woman whose image routinely mirrors a controlled explosion at a fancy dress emporium (in 2010 she appeared at Glastonbury with two 10ft blimps attached to her frock) …

U.S. rapper Kendrick Lamar scores UK album number one | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. rapper Kendrick Lamar scored his first British number one album on Sunday when his “To Pimp A Butterfly” knocked Sam Smith’s “In the Lonely Hours” off the top spot in its first week of release, the Official Charts Company said on Sunday.<p>Hip hop recording artist Kendrick …

Juan Mata sees Man United past Liverpool, Chelsea beat Hull

Juan Mata's excellent brace saw <b>Manchester United</b> to a 2-1 victory at <b>Liverpool</b> as substitute Steven Gerrard was shown a straight red card within …

mlkshk

Israel Goes to the Polls: Pictures

11 Ways To Dress Casually But Still Look Like The Boss

How to dress down now.<p>Thanks to a new era of refined, but casual clothing, it's now possible to look cool, feel comfy, and still look stylish. 'Bout damn time. Embrace the new 'dressed down' era with any of these eleven spring style go-tos.<p>1. Meet your new summer uniform: the Blazer 'N Tee<p>We have …

A phone used to be a helpline. Now it’s a device used to film people in distress

A pal recently told me a story. It was about a friend of theirs who had been travelling on a train last summer, one of those old fashioned trains, with the windows that let you open the door from the outside. He was leaning on the door with his arm resting outside when another train suddenly passed …

Trains

Elton John's Rep Says Pics Of Him Carrying A Dolce And Gabbana Bag Are Photoshopped... Then Changes His Mind

After Sir Elton John called for a boycott of Dolce and Gabbana following their comments about same-sex parenting, you’d think the last thing he’d be …

Victoria Beckham

Barclays bosses raked in £16.5 million in share awards despite BILLIONS spent on financial scandals

According to a regulatory filing, Barclays' CEO Antony Jenkins, as well as the head of the investment bank Tom King, group finance director Tushar Morzaria, and 8 other executives received £16.5 million in share awards.<p>The Barclays stock was priced at £2.535 per share and the place of trading was …

Hard work pays

Lindner: 'Ebola crisis is by no means over' | DW | 29.01.2015

<i>DW:</i> <i>The World Health Organization says the number of new Ebola infections is falling and the tide may be turning. You have just returned from Sierra</i> …

UK government feared terrorists would weaponise Ebola

British military experts were asked to draw up guidance at the height of the Ebola outbreak in west Africa late last year on the feasibility and potential impact of terrorists “weaponising” the virus.<p>The Ministry of Defence has released a heavily redacted report, prepared in October, that …

Disease

The British Group With A Very Different Take On 'Jihadi John'

Every day new details emerge about Mohammed Emwazi, believed to be the masked man with a British accent known as "Jihadi John" who appears in execution videos by the self-declared Islamic State. At the center of Emwazi's story is a divisive London-based organization called Cage.<p>Cage advocates for …

How to do an 'American Accent' - US Accent Tour