EU Humanitarian Assistance budget reaches new record of €1.6b

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; While the humanitarian crises worldwide grow, the EU has responded by committing its highest ever annual humanitarian budget of €1.6 billion for 2019. According to the information made available by the European Commission, the biggest bulk of the budget…

Eurotunnel calls out market distortion as UK prepares for hard Brexit

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; The CEO of Eurotunnel has raised concerns of market distortion as the British government is taking extraordinary steps to ensure the regular supply of the UK in the event of an abrupt EU exit without a Withdrawal Agreement….

Dăncilă resents postponement of Romania’s Schengen accession as Juncker rushes back to Brussels

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s noticeable absence from a key plenary session in Strasbourg that saw Romania’s Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă present the priorities of her country’s turn heading the Presidency to the Council of the European Union unexpectedly came about…

Kate Middleton Just Wore the Trendy Bag Style Instagram Is Flooded With

We love being blessed with multiple Kate Middleton sightings in one week. After stepping out in jeggings and hiking boots yesterday, Middleton is back to her fancy ways. For a visit to London’s Royal Opera House this morning, the Duchess wore a magenta Oscar de la Renta suit with tights and black patent leather Rupert Sanderson pumps….

6 Things a Major Celebrity Stylist Is Retiring This Year

Celebrity stylist Monica Rose has worked with the likes of Chrissy Teigen, Kaia Gerber, Miranda Kerr, and many, many more. She’s the woman behind your favorite athleisure looks spotted on Kendall and Gigi and is a savant when it comes to marrying high-end fashion with accessible everyday style. Rose is sought after for her opinion…

Teresa Cheng mourns Patrick Yu

http://bit.ly/2DefBXG Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng today mourned the passing of Patrick Yu, the first Chinese person to be appointed Crown Counsel in Hong Kong.   Ms Cheng said Mr Yu was one of Hong Kong’s most distinguished, reputable and well-respected advocates.   “In 1951, he became the first Chinese person to be appointed Crown…

Charges Filed Against People Who Neglected 50 Horses

Back in October, the Union County Sheriff’s Office and ASPCA removed 50 horses from a Lake Butler, Florida property. The horses are finally starting to recover and regain weight months after they were rescued. The people responsible for their poor and neglected conditions are finally facing charges. Many of the horses were in desperate need…

There’s no shame in using the 10 year challenge to show off

In the latest hashtag bandwagon, people are showing off how much hotter they’ve gotten since 2009. It’s a good thing.  The 2009 vs. 2019 challenge, sometimes called the ten year challenge, is taking over your feeds with side-by-side photos of nostalgic throwbacks. You’ve probably scrolled past the photos and noticed the striking juxtaposition between scene…

I Dated Him Because I Didn’t Think I Had A Chance With You

I liked you. You liked me. We should have dated — but we lost our chance because we sent mixed signals on accident. We danced around our feelings instead of blurting them out. We had endless chances to admit how much we wanted each other — but we never took the bait. We hinted about…

Jeff Bezos/Lauren Sanchez

The rich are just like the rest of us. Only with a lot more money. Oh, maybe that’s not true. Maybe they believe they’re entitled to what they want, that the rules of both law and morality don’t apply to them. First and foremost Bezos lied about when his affair with Sanchez began. Is he……

10 Wednesday AM Reads

My midweek morning train reads: • Bigger Gold Companies Still Aren’t Glitterati Heftier companies aren’t likely to solve the industry’s fundamental problems (Wall Street Journal) • If Earnings Have Peaked, Will a Stock Wipeout Follow? Corporate profits likely crested in last year’s 3rd quarter. But that might not be too bad. (CIO) see also Diversification is (Almost)……

Pork Tinga

Pork tinga, an authentic Mexican dish, is a slowly simmered pork stew made with roasted tomatoes, chipotle chiles, chorizo, and onions. When topped with avocado, sour cream, cilantro, queso fresco, and lime, it’s comfort food at its finest. Adapted from Diana Henry | How to Eat a Peach | Mitchell Beazley, 2018 A Mexican classic,…