Benaam Preloader

Archive


Expectant young mums have been given advice on dealing with issues surrounding pregnancy at work, as part of the #PowerToTheBump campaign. The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) launched the campaign in May 2016 after finding young mums are “significantly” more likely to experience maternity discrimination at work. The Commission has now developed a second stage of the […]

Read More

A mum jokingly wrote a Facebook advert offering to give her 14-year-old son away “free to a good loving home”. Ella Brookbanks, 30, from Cheshire, advertised her son’s “best” qualities, including his complaints about cleaning and talent for door slamming. The mum said she posted it “for a laugh” because she knew a lot of […]

Read More

A girl learned an important lesson about wild animals when she tried to befriend a lion she visited at the zoo.  A video of the encounter shows the girl kissing the glass between her and the lion. Initially the large animal stares back at her barely moving while she stares at him and talks to […]

Read More

An upcoming designer has launched a fashion range dedicated to the female orgasm, and it’s getting people talking. Sofia Metsoviti has unveiled her first range of T-shirts, which bear the slogan “It’s not done if I don’t come”. Metsoviti told The Metro that the idea for the tees came “from talking with friends and realising that often the […]

Read More

Vogue’s ‘Real Issue’ has received a mixed response, with some praising the move towards diversity, while others have taken umbrage at the use of the term “real”.  The November issue of British Vogue, which hits stands on Thursday 6 October, doesn’t feature a single professional model (that is, if you don’t count the reams of advertising). […]

Read More

Bella Hadid has faced a wave of body-shaming on social media over her new contract with Nike. This week the 20-year-old supermodel announced she was part of the Nike family, sharing some behind-the-scenes snaps of her first photoshoot on Instagram. But hundreds of social media users have since criticised the decision, calling Nike “irresponsible” for […]

Read More

Diesel has announced plans to advertise on pornography websites. The Italian fashion brand will place ads for their new underwear range on sites Pornhub and YouPorn, along with dating apps Tinder and Grindr. Diesel is no stranger to controversy, with past campaigns featuring pornographic clips, but artistic director Nicola Formichetti emphasised the new strategy was […]

Read More

When seven-year-old Luka lost one of his favourite LEGO mini figures, he was pretty devastated to say the least. Luka had spent his pocket money on the LEGO Ninjago Ultrasonic Raider set, and lost a key character (Jay) when he took it out during a food shop. To rectify the situation, his dad suggested he […]

Read More

Car seat safety is a big concern for parents; trying to make a well-informed decision with such a wealth of information and different factors to consider.  So we have rounded up some of the most frequently asked questions regarding child car-seat safety, so you can have peace of mind when travelling with your little ones. What […]

Read More

With more women than ever choosing to shop sustainably, it’s no wonder the eco-friendly wedding market is fast becoming a booming business. If you need a little help with your search, we’ve rounded up five brands with Pinterest-worthy sustainable wedding dresses – from high street favourite H&M, to the independent designers you need to know about. […]

Read More