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Too much of a good thing, even Christmas

Too early for Christmas? So here it is. I’m already suffering from Christmas onslaught. And it’s not even September. Dozens of memes a week on our Facebook feeds counting down the dwindling number of weekends left until the big day, trussed-up turkeys glistening at me from posters plastered in shop windows and pubs and restaurants, online pop-ups, those bumper-sized festive ... Read More »

11 seemingly bizarre sports most Americans haven’t even heard of

America has a passion for sports. They entertain us, they teach us lessons, and they form a huge part of our national identity. Between our five most popular sports – football, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, and soccer – we have one for every season and every taste. But there are plenty of other fascinating sports that we’re missing out on in the ... Read More »

‘I don’t have many gadgets – I’m not even sure I have a blender’: Stevie Parle

Stevie Parle in his kitchen in Kent, with Molly. Photograph: Suki Dhanda for the Guardian About two years ago we left east London for Kent. We wanted something interesting and fun, and more space for our kids. And we found this house – it’s quite unusual. Set in a acre of land inside a nature reserve, it is low-impact and ... Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 Facing Connectivity Issues Even Before Launch, Company Working on a Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Apple Watch Series 3 comes with LTE connectivity Cellular connectivity issues found ahead of September 22 launch Apple is reportedly investigating the issue and will work on a fix When Apple announced its newest Apple Watch Series 3 earlier this month, the Cupertino giant made it clear that it wants its users to depend less on the iPhone when sporting the wearable. Bringing ... Read More »

Not just a small nick: Priya Goswami’s second film raises an even louder voice against FGM

National-award winner Priya Goswami’s first film looked closely at the practice of female genital cutting practised by the Dawoodi Bohra community of India. The community is one of the more liberal, sects of Islam, yet practises this form of ritualistic Female Genital Circumcision/ Type 1 (FGC) often using crude methods and no anesthesia. Her new film ‘Just a small nick ... Read More »