Brock Lesnar sent death threat hours before WWE Crown Jewel – 'I'll kill him'

Lesnar takes on Braun Strowman in a match for the vacant Universal Championship in Saudi Arabia today. It’s then rumoured that Lesnar will fly to New York afterwards where he will watch Cormier in action at UFC 230. But the pair don’t see eye-to-eye after Lesnar stormed into the Octagon at UFC 226 after Cormier […]

Nantes: Gateway to the Loire is an unsung jewel of France's west

GETTY Beautiful Nantes is a great base for exploring the France’s Loire river And you needn’t even endure a long flight or trek through a sweltering jungle to enjoy such adventures. For they are all to be had just a short, low-cost flight away in Nantes, birthplace of the writer Jules Verne, gateway to the […]

Tessa Thompson Will Star In Jewel Heist Movie Based on the Life of Doris Payne

Tessa Thompson, an actress who is great in everything she appears in, has an exciting new project. Thompson will portray real-life figure Doris Payne, a woman who spent six decades as an international jewel thief. Give us this movie immediately, please. Variety reports that Tessa Thompson, of Dear White People, Creed, and Thor: Ragnarok fame, has signed on to star in […]

Why Islay is more than just THE place for whisky – visit the jewel in Scotland's crown

DX Islay review: The island off the west coast of Scotland is famous for its whisky Islay is the antithesis of London: often there’s not another person, car or house to be seen for miles. It seemed to be the perfect destination for two city-dwellers with symptoms of burnout to enjoy some fresh air and […]

Black Jewel Brings Commodore-Style Shirtless Swordplay Action

Black Jewel aims to emulate a c64 art style with its tale of stolen magical jewels and shirtless men with swords who aim to bring them back. Darkor, unfortunate enough to have been saddled with such an obviously-evil name, has decided to steal the black jewel, and Ryan the Barbarian is having none of it. […]

86yo international jewel thief Doris Payne arrested for shoplifting $86 worth of goods

Published time: 19 Jul, 2017 02:39 Doris Payne, an infamous 86-year-old jewel thief, has been arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at a Walmart in Atlanta. Payne, whose career as a thief spanned six decades, was wearing a monitoring bracelet from a previous bust at the time of the arrest Monday. Store employees called the police […]

Sport: A jewel of Canadian culture

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of stories celebrating the role of sports in Canadian culture as the country marks its 150th birthday this year. We’ve revisited the lives of baseball hall of famer Ferguson Jenkins, speed skater Gaetan Boucher, skier Nancy Greene, figure skater Barbara Ann Scott, distance runner Tom Longboat, Kentucky Derby […]

Jewel in the ocean: Discover Sri Lanka

For our honeymoon, my husband and I longed for adventure. Not content with just a beach holiday, we wanted variety and activity on our trip of a lifetime, and tropical Sri Lanka proved to be the dream destination. After the 10-and-a-half hour flight, we arrived at the opulent Maniumpathy hotel in Colombo. This colonial oasis […]

Sri Lanka: A jewel in the Indian Ocean

GETTY Sri Lanka is a breeding and conservation area for endangered turtles I’m sitting among hundreds of tiny turtles, all clambering over each other racing to be the first one to make it to the sea. Some are barely three days old. Welcome to the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project on Sri Lanka’s south west […]