Meet the Cape Town graffiti artists helping transform their township

Tayla Gentle August 13, 2018 Share this article In a Cape Town district almost untouched by tourism, graffiti culture is helping a new generation find their voice, and travelers are beginning to take note. Tayla Gentle visits the locals taking their township’s image into their own hands. The township of Langa has always had something […]

Paramount Greenlights ‘Meet Jimmy’, a Horror Film About a Killer Podcast

True crime podcasts have become some of the hottest of the entire medium over the past few years, but now a new movie is on the way about a podcast that may actually kill its listeners. Paramount has acquired the rights to Meet Jimmy, a short film from Dutch director David-Jan Bronsgeest and writer Tim Koomen that’s […]

Daily Podcast: Chris Gets Quoted, The Grudge, Meet Jimmy, Star Wars, Fargo, McDonalds, Netflix, & Spider-Verse

On the August 3, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista discuss the latest film and TV news, including The Grudge remake, Meet Jimmy, Star Wars Episode 9, Fargo Season 4, the McDonalds Monopoly Fraud movie, Netflix Calibrated mode, and Kraven the […]

Meet the woman dishing up Chiang Mai’s most delicious street food

Corinne Redfern July 31, 2018 Share this article Her aunt taught her how to cook as a teenager, and now, 51-year-old Malli Chaiya, a finalist in Urban Adventures’ first ever global street food awards, has been running her papaya salad stall on Chiang Mai’s Kampangdin Road for 21 years. Corinne Redfern goes for a chat—and […]

Russian diplomats meet with gun activist Butina in US jail

Representatives of the Russian Embassy in the US have visited Maria Butina, the Russian gun activist awaiting trial in a Washington jail on charges of acting as an unregistered agent of the Russian government. In a statement on Thursday, the embassy said that despite “stress and psychological pressure” the Russian citizen endured in the wake […]

Top Senate Democrats double down on calls for Trump not to meet with Putin after Mueller indicted 12 Russian intel officers

Chris Jackson/Getty Images Top Senate Democrats are doubling down on calls for President Donald Trump not to meet one-on-one with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday. Their urging comes one day after the special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers on hacking charges. In a letter sent Saturday, the senators said there “must […]

Trump preps for Putin meet at ‘magical’ Scottish golf course amid Russian meddling claims

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Trump is visiting his golf course in Scotland. He’s meeting with Russian president Vladamir Putin in Helsinki on Monday. A U.S. federal grand jury has charged 12 Russian intelligence officers with stealing data from the campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. TURNBERRY/GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump was holed up […]

Queen shows her thrifty side by wearing recycled outfit to meet Donald Trump at Windsor

The Queen, 92, received the President Donald Trump, 82, and his wife Melania Trump, 48, at Windsor Castle for afternoon tea today. Her Majesty stood out in bright blue – but eagle eyed fashion fans may notice she has worn the outfit before. She wore a blue coat, yellow and blue floral dress and blue […]

Meet Maged1: The gene behind cocaine addiction and associated behaviors

While the release of dopamine in our brains when we eat, sleep, have sex and do drugs is a known phenomenon, scientists have discovered the gene that controls how much of it you get, and why you may be addicted. Published in EMBO Reports, the discovery was made by a Belgian team from the Université […]