If Trump Won’t Protect the Free Press Abroad, Maybe America’s J Schools Can

Donald Trump has recently turned his long-running attacks on the news media up a notch. Last week, he devoted most of what was supposed to be a speech in support of a Republican candidate to deriding what he called the “fake, fake disgusting news.” In late July, after a public spat with the publisher of The New York Times, he tweeted that journalists are “unpatriotic” when they report on “internal deliberations of our government”—that is when they do their jobs. “Don’t believe the crap you see from these people, the fake news,” he previously told a veterans group. “What you’re seeing and what you’re reading is not what’s happening.”
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THE PARADE OF ELIE SAAB AND “PARIS IS A PARTY”

One of those magical 2 days of the year that Elie Saab haute couture parade! And if you thought that the designer was moving away from his roots, inventing a lot of fashion and trying to “please” the critics who always saw the same things, well, be happy! This season’s parade was the way we like it! Much glamor, drama, boldness, and ostentation. But wait, there’s more!

Dr. Narinder Singh Kapany, Father of Fiber Optics

What do lasers, fiber optic communications, biomedical instrumentation, solar energy, pollution monitoring and lastly, the Internet all have in common? These inventions would not have been possible without Dr. Narinder Kapany’s scientific contributions to the world of physics. Recognized as the “Father of Fiber Optics” on a global scale, Kapany’s research in the 1950’s led to the development of fiber optics and he was the first person to demonstrate the transmission of an image through a bundle of glass fibers.

“The important thing is to be a man of the world, that’s what I have tried to be, and to a small extent succeeded, but I like to do things for people.” – Dr. Narinder Kapany

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Slumdog Millionaire beauty Freida Pinto & Leslie Odom Jr. to star in ‘Only’ from Takashi Doscher

Freida Pinto and Tony-winning Hamilton star Leslie Odom Jr. are set to star in Only, written and directed by Takashi Doscher. The film follows Eva (Pinto), who might be the only woman left on Earth. After a mysterious plague threatens to kill every female on the planet, the lives and relationship of a young couple, Eva and Will (Odom Jr.), are put to the ultimate test as they try to survive the disease and the dangerous people who want to hunt her down.
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Kitchen Ingredients To Get Fair Skin This Winter

Winter is a time of gentle, lazy skincare if you ask me. Stepping out to buy new products, or using harsh chemicals is not something that most of us like to do in this season. But, that doesn’t mean we can totally forego skincare. After all, winter brings its own set of skin problems, of which dullness is the biggest. So, we need solutions that help us get radiant skin even in the dreary cold. Concocting something safe and simple in the comfort of our home, then, is the way to go when it comes to fixing this issue. Behold: DIY skin brightening masks which will transform dull skin!

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‘Verna’ That Almost Got Banned, Starts With A Hilarious Disclaimer

Amid the entire Padmavati mess, a Pakistani film, Raees star Mahira Khan’s Verna, almost ended up getting banned for revolving around the topic of rape. According to a The Times Of India report, a member of the Punjab Censor Board said, “Firstly, it shows a governor’s son involved in a rape case which was the biggest objection. Secondly, it includes many bold dialogues and scenes. The general plot of the movie revolves around rape, which we consider to be unacceptable.”
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