Day: 20 May 2019

Lucknow 49 food

Restaurant Review: Lucknow 49

Synonymous with the city of Lucknow in North Indian State Uttar Pradesh, Awadhi cuisine arose during the 18th Century rule of the Mughal Empire. Originally inhabitants of Persia, the Nawabs (emperors) of Awadh were used to a certain type of diet - largely composed of grains, dry fruits and vegetables ...

“Traitors of the UK” unite as Brexit poll goes horribly wrong

“Traitors of the UK” unite as Brexit poll goes horribly wrong

A loaded Brexit poll posted on the pro-Leave page Britain Bites Back went horribly wrong yesterday after the vast majority of respondents rallied behind a so-called “traitor” option. The poll, which was created on Sunday afternoon, asked Facebook users who they are voting for in the European Elections – UKIP ...

Putting up a fight in the age of misinformation

Nigel Farage pelted by milkshake in Newcastle

Nigel Farage has become the latest politician to have been hit by a milkshake while on the campaign trail after been splattered in Newcastle. According to Evening Chronicle reporter Sean Seddon there were chaotic scenes on Northumberland Street as Farage was whisked from the scene by security. He said: "(Farage ...

Cannes 2019 Review: Liberté

Cannes 2019 Review: Liberté

★★☆☆☆ Albert Serra’s Liberté (2019) is set in the years leading up to the French Revolution. Banished from the court of King Louis XVI, a band of errant aristocrats flee to Germany, hoping they will find there a haven to safely practice their libertine philosophies. Across the border, the group ...

The Other Naughty Piglets rice pudding

How To Make: The Other Naughty Piglet’s chilled rice pudding

Coinciding with The Other Palace’s run of Toast – a stage adaptation of Nigel Slater’s best-selling memoir – the theatre’s resident restaurant, The Other Naughty Piglet, is serving a modern take on Nigel’s mother’s ‘surprisingly good’ rice pudding referenced in the show. Created by Joe Sharratt, Director and Head Chef ...

Cash is officially “on its way out”, according to Brits

Brits fear everyday costs will be ‘unaffordable’ by 2021

Brits fear everyday costs such as phone contracts, train tickets and dental check-ups will be 'unaffordable' by 2021, it has emerged. Research carried out among 2,000 adults found almost three quarters are concerned they will struggle to cope if the cost of living continues to rise. The cost of utility ...

How Facebook Improves Communication In 2019

How Facebook Improves Communication In 2019

Brands, companies, and entrepreneurs often think about whether their presence in social networks like Facebook has advantages and benefits for their company. If the presence in Facebook will improve the visibility of the company, if it will give quantitative and qualitative benefits, if it is a means in which it ...

Cannes 2019 review: The Dead Don’t Die

★★☆☆☆ What makes Shaun of the Dead such an accomplished film is its combination of parody, comedy, and some genuinely well drawn characters. The Dead Don’t Die falls flat on all three fronts. This zombie comedy by Jim Jarmusch opened the Cannes Film Festival, but likely for its all star ...