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Ramadan Fasting: Food Tips to Keep You Healthy During the Holy Month

Ramadan is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. Islamic followers from all over the world observe fasts from dawn to dusk during this month. The fasts are observed without eating or drinking from sunrise to sunset. Suhoor, the first meal of the day, is eaten before sunrise, white Iftar is consumed after sunset. To […]

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The positivity problem: why online star ratings are too good to be true

Researchers have found that reviews on websites like Yelp and Amazon are overwhelmingly positive – something they believe renders star ratings unreliable. A new study published in Nature has shown that upwards of 80% of online reviews rate items with four or five stars. That creates what they’ve termed the “positivity problem” for consumers hoping […]

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Hair by Amazon? Tech giant to open hi-tech salon in London

Amazon has announced a surprise move into the world of hairdressing with the opening of a hi-tech hair salon in London that boasts special mirrors able to show customers how they would look with a different hair colour before they take the plunge. With its promise to showcase the latest in cutting edge technology, the […]

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Oligarch’s son told to pay mother £75m after world’s biggest divorce case

The son of an oligarch caught up in the world’s largest divorce case has been told to pay £75m to his mother after a judge at the high court in London found he was “a dishonest individual who will do anything to assist his father”. Temur Akhmedov was found to have worked together with his […]

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Melissa Doyle on ageing: ‘We spend so much time worrying about wrinkles when that’s only 0.05% of it’

Melissa Doyle had been a major star on Channel Seven for 25 years when she was dumped by the financially struggling network several months after turning 50. Recovering from the sadness she says she felt, Doyle threw herself into making a “very personal” podcast series, Age Against the Machine, which tackles Australian society’s prejudice against […]

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PureGym users top 1m workouts in a week as sites reopen in England

Fitness fans took part in more than 1m workouts in the first week after reopening in England, according to the UK’s largest gym chain, PureGym. Reporting a 92% crash in annual profits after Covid lockdown restrictions forced the closure of its gyms for more than a third of 2020, the group said customers were keen […]

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Want to Lose Weight? Here are the Summer Veggies That will Help

Summer is known for sun, beaches and lots of fruits. It is considered to be the best and the most suitable time when a person can plan to lose all the excess kilos. Because of the heat, people drink more fluids including juices and water. Also, they make you physically more active and even make […]