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Dove Tells Women to Love Your Curls

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Dove Tells Women to Love Your Curls

Dove Hair presented Saturday the #NolaCrawl Style Suite in partnership with blogger collective Style Influencer Group. During the event the “Love Your Curls” campaign came to life with an interactive event featuring book stations where attendees were able to view and read the Love Your Curls book and view the campaign video. [ How to [...]

Narendra Modi Is Having a Ball at Your Expense

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Narendra Modi Is Having a Ball at Your Expense

By Rakesh Raman “What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.” – Adolf Hitler This saying goes well for India’s jet-setting Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is getting excessively berserk these days with his foreign trips. And Indian people, who cannot and do not think as Hitler remarked, are allowing Modi to [...]

San Antonio’s Missions Get World Heritage Status

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San Antonio’s Missions Get World Heritage Status

The San Antonio Missions have officially been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The decision was announced on July 5th at the annual UNESCO World Heritage committee meeting in Bonn, Germany. An elite list with just 22 existing U.S. landmarks included, the five Missions (including The Alamo) are taking their place among other great American [...]

World’s First Solar Flight to Land in Honolulu

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World’s First Solar Flight to Land in Honolulu

After flying over 5,000 miles purely on solar power, Solar Impulse is set to land in Honolulu. The Round the World flight mission, led by co-founders and pilots Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg, is stated to be the first of its kind. The nonstop trip across the Pacific Ocean—never before attempted by a zero fuel [...]

London’s Double-Decker Buses to Go Electric

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London’s Double-Decker Buses to Go Electric

Transportation for London (TFL), known for its red double-decker buses, has contracted for the manufacture of a brand new, battery electric replacement. TFL has selected global electric vehicle company BYD to build the next generation London Bus double-deckers. The announcement took place at this week’s C40: Clean Bus Summit held at London City Hall. Breaking [...]

#LoveWins: Gay and Lesbian Couples Can Marry

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#LoveWins: Gay and Lesbian Couples Can Marry

In a 5-4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court of the United States took a huge step forward when it allowed gay and lesbian couples their right to marry. Today, love wins, said a White House statement. Following the ruling, President Obama tweeted Friday, “Today is a big step in our march toward [...]

Esurance Offers #EqualDreams to LGBT Community

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Esurance Offers #EqualDreams to LGBT Community

An Esurance video “#EqualDreams”, shot at a real wedding, features children and gay teens who are asked to describe, in their own words, what their future wedding day would be like–from giant donuts to lava rocks to wearing “something snazzy.” As a modern company, Esurance acts on the belief that all dreams should be equal [...]

NASA Signs Deals to Advance Journey to Mars

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NASA Signs Deals to Advance Journey to Mars

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden signed agreements with two European partners to advance Mars exploration and the journey to the Red Planet during meetings Tuesday at the Paris Air Show. Bolden and Jean-Yves Le Gall, president of the French space agency, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), signed an agreement for France to provide the mast for [...]

How to Take Your Dog to the Workplace

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How to Take Your Dog to the Workplace

Dog lovers across the region will be taking their pets to work the week of June 22-26. The annual “Take the Dog to Work” event celebrates the bond between people and their canine companions and demonstrates the joys of being a pet parent. Bringing your dog into the workplace requires thought and preparation, say the [...]

Body Image Impacts Social Activity: Survey

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Body Image Impacts Social Activity: Survey

Leading lifestyle digital media company Refinery29 launches Take Back The Beach, a global multimedia initiative that approaches the “summer beach body” narrative in a new way. Take Back The Beach features a body image survey of more than 1,000 millennial women on their body issues and experiences, and finds out how body image can shape [...]

Captured: Mango Showers in New Delhi

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Captured: Mango Showers in New Delhi

I have captured a few still and moving images of today’s rain in my device. You can also enjoy these moments with me. By Rakesh Raman India’s capital New Delhi welcomed the first pre-monsoon rain today after weeks of scorching summer heat. Although peacocks dance in such rains, perhaps Delhi doesn’t have any peacock these [...]

President Obama Proclaims June as LGBT Pride Month

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President Obama Proclaims June as LGBT Pride Month

President Barack Obama calls to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) citizens “are judged by the quality of their work, not by who they love.” Obama also proclaimed June as National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month. He said the nation’s journey is not complete until the LGBT brothers and sisters are [...]