Met

No matter what the road safety issue is, cyclist-hating always seems acceptable

The ‘close-pass’ scheme being looked at by the Met focuses on the risk of cars killing people. Yet angry reactions to it somehow shift the blame to bikes<p>• Peter Walker is a political correspondent for the Guardian<p>When I tweeted my delight at the news that police in London have adopted an innovative …

Cycling

Watch: That Couple Who Messaged On Tinder For Three Years Just Met IRL

Remember about three weeks ago when the internet learned about a man and woman who have been messaging back and forth on Tinder for three years but haven't actually met? (If you don't, you can read all about it here.)<p>Well, their running joke has finally come to an end. The two met face to face on …

Love

Couple That Famously Met on Tinder Finally Meets Face-to-Face

Two college students living on the same Ohio campus delayed their first date for three years-and-captivated the internet.<p><b>FOX's Krysitn Goodwin has the details on their very first meeting:</b><p><i>Kent State University students Josh Avsec and Michelle Arendas swiped right on dating app Tinder three years ago</i> …

Relationships

Newcastle's new top cop previously tackled guns and gangs in crime stricken area of London

New Chief Superintendent Neil Hutchison tells how he will bring skills learned at Scotland Yard to Newcastle and Gateshead

Crime

In Lovebirds

Wearing a <i>LoveBirds</i> polka dotted jumpsuit, Anushka attended promotions for <i>Jab Harry Met Sejal</i> on Tuesday. While the jumpsuit itself was fun and looked …

Fashion

Gujarat floods: Narendra Modi announces Rs 500 crore interim aid, Met department predicts more rain

The prime minister said 10 additional helicopters will be pressed into service and special Central government teams will assess the extent of …

India

Fürstenberg Porcelain Manufactory | Dessert plate | German, Fürstenberg | The Met

The gift of the Hans Syz Collection in 1995 endowed the Museum with nearly three hundred examples of European and Asian ceramics meticulously …

Art Museums

Africa: When Young Leaders Met At Generation Democracy

Blog<p>Mantate Mlotshwa attended the Generation Democracy Youth Leaders forum held in Johannesburg South Africa - a young leaders summit, to promote and …

Africa

Charming Animal Tattoos Pair Sketched Creatures with Bright Pops of Color

Skilled in animal depictions and with a penchant for pops of color, tattooist Joanna Świrska creates distinctive inked illustrations of the earth's living things. Each of the Poland-based artist's characteristically colorful animal tattoos exhibits her exquisite and versatile approach to body …

Illustration

'Jab Harry Met Sejal' new posters: We can't take our eyes off Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma!

Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma's latest offering Jab Harry Met Sejal is all set to hit the theatres on August 4. Imtiaz Ali and Anushka recently …

Bollywood

The True and Bonkers Story About When Kid Rock Met Mitt Romney

Former deputy campaign manager disputes accounts of policy discussion<p>As Detroit singer and rapper Kid Rock continues to tease a run for the Senate, a …

Elections

Anushka Sharma Opens Up About Stereotyping Gujaratis In Jab Harry Met Sejal

Anushka Sharma, Shah Rukh Khan<p>The mini trails of <i>Jab Harry Met Sejal</i> initially skyrocketed our expectations because it’s not every day that <b>Shah Rukh</b> …

Celebrity News (India)

Police to be given 1,000 emergency acid response kits to combat surge in attacks on London's streets

Police in London are being equipped with 1,000 acid crime response kits in a major operation to combat the surge in attacks involving corrosive …

London Fire Brigade

Met dept predicts heavy rains in southern, northeastern parts of country

The Pakistan Meteorological Department predicted strong monsoon currents penetrating into the southern and north eastern parts of Pakistan, today.<p>A …

Weather

Rare Video Captures 40-Ton Whale Gleefully Leaping Fully Out of the Water

Scuba diver Craig Capeheart filmed a magical event off the southeastern coast of South Africa when he witnessed a 40-ton humpback whale leaping fully out of the water. Looking surprisingly spry for such a large animal, the whale caused other boat passengers to shout with awe as it splashed down.<p>The …

Humpback Whales

Neymar on Michael Jordan: 'I Was Shaking When I Met Him'

Neymar is featured in Complex's latest episode of Sneaker Shopping, and in it the international soccer figure talked about how he went from a kid …

Sports

Watch How Fast Chinese Models Work to Strike Over 100 Poses in a Minute

In television and movies, modeling photo shoots are often portrayed at a leisurely pace. The subject might strike many poses over the course of a minute, but there's no real sense of urgency to them. That's not the case for fashion models in China, where such time would be seen as a luxury. In …

Models

How to Hang a 28-Foot-Tall Masterpiece

A 17th-century painting that towers almost three stories high has the Metropolitan Museum of Art rolling out the red carpet with a handful of scissor lifts and more than 16,000 pounds of sand.<p>The picture, completed in 1683, is the showstopper of “Cristóbal de Villalpando: Mexican Painter of the …

Lifestyle

Ailing Nigerian Preisdent Muhamadu Buhari met with some All Progressives Congress party governors and leaders today in London ina n elaborately designed setting to portray Buhari as in improved health condition. However, no video of Mr. Buhari was provided, only a still photo from Presidental photographers.

Ailing Nigerian Preisdent Muhamadu Buhari met with some All Progressives Congress party governors and leaders today in London ina n elaborately …

Nigeria

The moped menace: how the scooter became muggers’ vehicle of choice

They’re used in phone robberies, bag snatches – and now even in acid attacks. They’re easy to steal and hard for the police to pursue. Is there a way to cut this crimewave?<p>From her office window, Elizabeth O’Neill could see young men on scooters prowling for victims almost every day. “You’d see …

Crime

Anushka was sceptical about her role in Jab Harry Met Sejal

Anushka Sharma was not too sure whether she should sign up for the lead in Jab Harry Met Sejal when Imtiaz Ali narrated the script. And it took three …

Celebrity News (India)

Anushka Sharma reveals how she got her Gujarati accent on point in 'Jab Harry Met Sejal'

For the first time, Anushka Sharma will be seen portraying the role of a Gujarati girl in Jab Harry Met Sejal. The mini trails have already showcased …

Celebrity News (India)

Flirty and fun!

After a series of mini trailers, the full trailer of Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma’s <i>Jab Harry Met Sejal</i> directed by Imtiaz Ali is finally out. …

Bollywood

Undercover police officers on bikes deployed on London's roads to catch motorists endangering cyclists

Undercover police officers will be deployed on London's roads to catch motorists who endanger cyclists.

Cycling

Needle | Roman | The Met

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. "Classical Accessions: Bronzes." <i>Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art</i>, 16 (2): p. 39.<p>Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. …

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Russian Lawyer Who Met Trump Jr. Had Worked for Intelligence Agency - Bloomberg

The Russian lawyer who held a controversial meeting with President Donald Trump’s son as his father campaigned in last year’s election had …

Russia

Russia’s Foreign Minister Suggests Trump And Putin May Have Met ‘More Than Just Three Times’ At G-20

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin’s handshake seen ’round the world at the G-20 summit in Germany led to a two-hour private meeting between the pair — as well as a secret meeting that was kept off the books. According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, however, Trump and Putin may have also …

Russia

Stunning Close-Up Photos of Minerals Look Like Beautiful Alien Landscapes

Spanish photographer Saida Valenzuela new series <i>Echoes</i> takes the beauty of the natural world and transforms it into high art. By photographing different minerals, she has created an abstract series that is mesmerizing in its colorful fluidity.<p>Each mineral, captured from an aerial perspective, …

Photography

If The Story Of ‘Jab We Met’ Unfolded On Social Media, This Is What Things Would’ve Looked Like

I doubt if there is a person on this earth sadistic enough to dislike <i>Jab We Met</i>. It's practically impossible to not like the movie. If you mistakenly …

Social Media

Undercover police target London drivers who pass too close to cyclists

Drivers who fail to give cyclists enough space when overtaking will be pulled over, and officers will explain how to overtake cyclists safely<p>London’s police force has launched a new initiative to tackle drivers who pass cyclists too closely, using plain clothes officers.<p>From Friday, the Space for …

Cycling