Art

Maya Angelou Honoured with Look Alike Barbie Doll | BellaNaija

Maya Angelou Honoured with Look Alike Barbie Doll | BellaNaija

American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist, Maya Angelou has been honoured a one-of-a-kind Barbie doll to celebrate the impact and history of the late author’s activism and professional achievements. It is also a part of Barbie’s Inspiring Women collector series. According to the official description from Angelou’s Barbie, the doll “holds a miniature replica of her prolific autobiography, “ I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings ” while ... Full story

Education

Virtual library gives children in England free book access

Virtual library gives children in England free book access

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Economics

Personio raises $125M on a $1.7B valuation for an HR platform targeting SMEs – TechCrunch

Personio raises $125M on a $1.7B valuation for an HR platform targeting SMEs – TechCrunch

With the last year changing how (and where) many of us work, organizations have started to rethink how well they manage their employees, and what tools they use to do that. Today, one of the startups that is building technology to address this challenge is announcing a major round of funding that underscores its traction to date. Personio — the German startup that targets small and medium-sized businesses (10-2,000 employees) with an all-in-one ... Full story

Entertainment

Twitter is bringing Moments to Indian social app Dailyhunt – TechCrunch

Twitter is bringing Moments to Indian social app Dailyhunt – TechCrunch

Five years after its launch , Twitter Moments is growing beyond the American social networking platform. On Monday, Twitter said it had partnered with Dailyhunt to bring Moments to the Indian social app. Dailyhunt app now has a dedicated tab called ‘Twitter Moments India’ to showcase curated tweets pertaining to news and other events in the world’s second largest internet market. The partnership will allow Twitter to extend its reach in India, ... Full story

Health

Startups at CES showed how tech can help elderly people and their caregivers – TechCrunch

Startups at CES showed how tech can help elderly people and their caregivers – TechCrunch

The COVID-19 pandemic shined a harsh spotlight on the challenges many elderly people face. Older adults are among the highest-risk groups for developing cases that need hospitalization and nursing homes were especially vulnerable to outbreaks. While dealing with COVID-19, the elderly have also faced many other problems, including the difficulty of accessing medical care for chronic conditions during lockdowns and isolation . Many of these ... Full story

Law

William and Kate hear from emergency workers - BBC News

William and Kate hear from emergency workers - BBC News

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Living

Guatemala blocks thousands bound for US - BBC News

Guatemala blocks thousands bound for US - BBC News

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Politics

Wayne LaPierre's Letter — NRA Dumps New York to Reincorporate in Texas

Wayne LaPierre's Letter — NRA Dumps New York to Reincorporate in Texas

Dear Nra Members & Supporters:. Today, the NRA announced a restructuring plan that positions us for the long-term and ensures our continued success as the nation’s leading advocate for constitutional freedom – free from the toxic political environment of New York. The plan can be summed up quite simply: We are DUMPING New York, and we are pursuing plans to reincorporate the NRA in Texas. To facilitate the strategic plan and restructuring, the ... Full story

Sport

Vaccination rollout begins for over-70s in England - BBC News

Vaccination rollout begins for over-70s in England - BBC News

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Technology

Mount Semeru: Erupting volcano spews ash above Indonesia's Java island

Mount Semeru: Erupting volcano spews ash above Indonesia's Java island

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