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This local candle maker turned her pandemic hobby into a business

You’d think a candle-making studio would smell good. And that’s usually the case, says Collette Bice, a local chandler who makes and sells candles out of a loft in her Carrollton home. But sometimes scents can, well, collide. “I made honeysuckle and jasmine candles, but right after I made coffee candles, and it didn’t smell […]

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In video: Disturbing moment NDLEA agents destroy sketchmaker’s apartment De General, Pandemonium follows

A disturbing video showing comedian De General’s meeting with some NDLEA officials has surfaced in the online community The artist was posted on his Instagram page after officials entered his home and one attempted to arrest him. Social media users had different things to say, with some noting that officials should have no problem recording […]

Social work

McGill denies School of Social Work’s decision to hold classes virtually until February 25

In light of the increased transmissibility and continued health risks posed by the Omicron variant, the McGill School of Social Work announced via email on January 4 that it would extend e-learning until February 25 at the less. The McGill Tribune obtained the January 4 email and several others, including one sent two days later, […]

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Sheffield Cinema to host award-winning filmmaker this weekend

Writer-director Andrea Arnold is one of the most famous artists in contemporary British cinema. A filmmaker of great authenticity, with a style comparable to the daring social realists Ken Loach and Alan Clarke, his projects have been widely acclaimed. She has directed three short films and four feature films (Cow will be her fifth), received […]

Social work

​Sonu Sood supports Sister Malvika’s membership in Congress and will pursue social work “without political affiliation”

The sister of actor Sonu Sood, Malvika Sood Sachar, embarked on a new adventure on Monday. She joined the Congress party in Punjab. Wishing his sister good luck on social media, Sonu Sood shared a photo of themselves with a recent photo. The actor, who is known for his humanitarian efforts during the COVID crisis, […]

Social media

Intel clears reference to Chinese Xinjiang after social media backlash

SINGAPORE — Intel Corp. removed references to China’s Xinjiang region from an open letter it sent to suppliers last month, after the contents of the note sparked an outcry on social media in China and led the US company to semiconductors to apologize to the Chinese public. In mid-December, Intel posted a letter to its […]

Social work

“The fields of theater, advertising and social work will always remain grateful to Gerson”

I was just fortunate enough to have been a trivial summer intern at Gerson Da Cunha’s Lintas. I landed in Lintas in the summer of 1978 for a 10 week summer project. Rags (Raghavan Srinivasan), George John, and Atul Sharma occupied three of Godrej’s approximately 10 steel tables in a large room at the northeast […]

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What a wedding!… Dani and Igho paint social networks green with a sumptuous lobola ceremony

The Chronicle Tafadzwa Zimoyo, Harare OfficeHarare socialite Daniella Allen and Nigerian business mogul Igho Ubiribo painted the city of Harare and the streets of social media green with their lavish lobola celebrations that took place on Saturday. According to social media fanatics, the event has already been voted the best traditional wedding so far in […]

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“Sulli Deals” creator removed social media fingerprints to avoid arrest: police

“Sulli Deals” creator removed social media fingerprints to avoid arrest: police New Delhi: Aumkareshwar Thakur, the alleged creator of “Sulli Deals”, knew the police would be on their trail after the outcry over the app to “auction” Muslim women and had removed all of his social media fingerprints in an attempt to to escape detection, […]

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US computer hardware maker Corsair apologizes after classifying Taiwan as ‘country of manufacture’, but users remain angry

Photo taken on July 21, 2019 from Xiangshan Mountain showing the Taipei 101 skyscraper in Taipei, Southeast China’s Taiwan. (Xinhua / Zhu Xiang) US maker of computer peripherals and hardware Corsair apologized over the weekend after an instruction manual for one of its memory products was found to have classified the island of Taiwan as […]