Day: May 25, 2018

50 years after Martin Luther King’s march against poverty, the Poor People’s Campaign once again takes to the streets

50 years after Martin Luther King’s march against poverty, the Poor People’s Campaign once again takes to the streets

During his trip to London in 2005 to support the newly launched high-profile campaign #MakePovertyHistory, the late, great and hugely missed Nelson Mandela said, “Poverty is man-made and can, therefore, be unmade.” Today, 50 years after another great black civil rights leader, Martin Luther King, established the Poor People’s Campaign, ...

Film Review: Edie

Film Review: Edie

Sheila Hancock plays the eponymous, Edie in this drab and slow moving film about a woman slowly moving. We see Edie in the first instance as a carer for her frail, elderly husband, George who seems to be nearly completely incapacitated. Her life as we first see it appears to ...

Film Review: This is Congo

Film Review: This is Congo

At the beginning of This is Congo a solider says that according to God’s will growing up in the Congo is paradise, but according to man’s will it is misery. The Congo is indeed a beautiful country and this can clearly be seen in the luscious green landscapes of director ...

Hakkasan Venison puff

Review: Dim Sum Sundays at Hakkasan Hanway Place  

The venison puffs at Hakkasan are a thing of beauty: mouthfuls of unequivocal brilliance. Insalubriously buttery, the pastry parcels (made with lard) are brushed with honey, smattered with a torrent of sesame seeds. Inside, hunks of venison have inherently rich flavour naturally remarkable with the honey and sesame, rampant with ...

Boris Johnson finally heeds Labour calls to apologise to Brit mum trapped in Iran

Watch: The Boris Johnson prank in full

Boris Johnson became the latest victim of infamous Russian pranksters Vovan and Lexus after the duo called pretending to be the new prime minister of Armenia. The Foreign Secretary congratulated the caller on his election success before going on to discuss highly sensitive topics such as UK-Russia relations, the Salisbury poisoning and ...

Choosing the right mobile app for Forex trading

Choosing the right mobile app for Forex trading

Forex trading is one of the fastest-growing activities for amateur finance enthusiasts who want to make a little extra money. But there are some who seek to take it a step further and can build a lucrative full time career out of their trading activities.   Software developers are never ...