British Airways secrets EXPOSED: How one rule change TRANSFORMED cabin crew

British Airways was founded in 1974 and is today the largest airline in the UK. The company has seen vast changes over the years, including those made to the cabin crew’s rules and regulations. While it may be hard to imagine, British Airways stewardesses were once forbidden from getting married, a former cabin member has […]

Flight secrets: 1950s air hostess reveals this strict airline rule – does it exist now?

Cabin crew in the 1950s had to take great care of their appearance while at work. The early decades of flying were strongly associated with glamour and luxury as only the wealthy could afford to fly. Consequently, the air hostesses were expected to look pleasing to the eye. However, some flight attendant requirements were also […]

Where women rule: The Nepali foothill community of Panauti

Share this article Rather than sit back and let tradition dictate how their lives should play out, these independently-minded Nepali women are building businesses, supporting one another and championing financial freedom. It’s my first day in the Newari town of Panauti, Nepal, and I’m gatecrashing a wedding. The bedazzled young bride looks demure under a […]

I prefer not to clutter my kitchen with extra appliances, but Cuisinart’s new $81 hybrid grill is an exception to my rule

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Cuisinart Cuistinart’s new Griddler Five ($ 80.99) is an easy-to-use and even easier-to-clean appliance with a host of different uses, including making eggs and pancakes, grilling steak and […]

Playing games? Smith refuses to rule out retirement

CAMERON Smith insists he wants to play on at Melbourne in 2019 but has again refused to confirm that Sunday’s grand final against the Sydney Roosters won’t be his last NRL match. A week after dropping a bombshell that he could consider retiring alongside Billy Slater if the Storm win back-to-back titles with a victory […]

One hike to rule them all? Tackling Mordor on New Zealand’s best day hike

John Malathronas September 14, 2018 Share this article Billed as one of New Zealand’s best day hikes, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing winds through a national park best known as Peter Jackson’s Mordor. Could you turn down a chance to follow in Frodo’s footsteps? I can’t remember how I met tall, lanky Yorkshire Joe. Was he […]

Verizon throttling firefighters may have violated FCC rule, Democrats say

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Spencer Platt) Senate Democrats yesterday asked the Federal Communications Commission to investigate Verizon’s throttling of firefighters during California’s largest-ever wildfire. US Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) also sent a letter to Verizon, accusing the carrier of misleading the fire department in its marketing of unlimited data. Additionally, […]

Weight loss diet plan: Do this breakfast and dinner rule to lose weight and shed belly fat

Weight loss is typically all about finding the right diet plan and sticking to it properly for a long period of time. However, the timing of your meals could be just as important, according to a new weight loss study. Scientists found that eating a later breakfast and an earlier dinner could be a way […]