Amazon Great Indian Sale 2017 Day 2 Offers Include Deals on Pebble, Fitbit, and More

Amazon Great Indian Sale 2017 kicked off on on Friday with deals and offers on popular smartphones like Xiaomi Redmi 3S, Moto G4 Plus, and iPhone 5s, as well as other popular electronics. Many of those deals are still live, so check them out before you check out our day 2 picks from Amazon India’s first big sale of 2017. Like before, extra cashback is on offer if you use HDFC bank cards or if you pay for a deal during the Amazon Great Indian sale using Amazon Pay. The…

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Singles Day: Alibaba breaks record sales total

E-commerce giant Alibaba has beaten its sales record for its annual Singles Day event. About 20 hours into the event, Alibaba sales had reached 103bn yuan ($15bn; £12bn), easily topping the previous record set last year of $14.3bn. But some have questioned the accuracy of the numbers, amid claims of inflated sales data at Chinese online retailers. Merchants passing off counterfeit goods as genuine is also a problem in the industry. Alibaba reported 85% of purchases had been made on mobile phones during Singles Day. How Alibaba wants to change…

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Veterans Day freebies: Free services, food, more

A free car wash, free admission to Mt. Vernon, a free oil change and free food: They’re all being offered this Veterans Day. The offers listed here are for veterans and active duty military on Nov. 11 only, unless otherwise noted. Admission & Stuff Car washes: Through Grace For Vets, many car washes offer free washes Maryland State Parks: Veterans enter all state parks for free Meineke: Free basic oil change Monkey’s Joe’s Germantown: Free admission for children of active duty or retired members of the military Mt. Vernon: Free…

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Crown fascinators and mesh dresses rule Derby Day

THE WEATHER sizzled and so did the celebrities, with fashion and horse racing competing to be the centre of Derby Day attention today. Keeping to the traditional black and white dress code, Australia’s beautiful and famous flocked to Flemington’s Birdcage where the fanciest of marquees put on parties most can only dream of. Derby Day always sets the benchmark for racegoer fashion and 2016 was no different. This year was all about classic styling, mesh and lace-accented dresses and showstopping fascinators with many stars sporting crown-like headdresses to race day….

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Paris Fashion Week, Day 6: The Big Names Come Out

A handful of big names come out Sunday, for one of the biggest back-to-back days since the start of Paris Fashion Week. And as a bonus, it’s Sunday — so no traffic! Here’s what to look for: Photo Valentino, spring 2016 collection. CreditPatrick Kovarik/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images • A new (and not-so-new) Valentino. Pierpaolo Piccioli is the new creative director of Valentino — and also the old creative director of Valentino. For years, Mr. Piccioli split the job with Maria Grazia Chiuri, with whom he worked for a long…

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Paris Fashion Week, Day 3: Characters on Parade

The action continues. The schedule is full. The nights are getting longer, the mornings blearier. Shake off Rihanna’s after-party from last night and get ready: There’s a lot to see today. Here are the highlights. Photo Chloé, spring 2016. CreditFirstview • A new character study at Chloé. Last season, Clare Waight Keller introduced the world (well, the world that wasn’t motorbiking through 1970s Tehran) to a new fashion icon, the adventuress Anne-France Dautheville, Chloé’s spring inspiration. Who’s next? Continue reading the main story Photo Backstage at the Balmain spring 2016…

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World Environment Day 2016: 5 of Your Favourite Foods Predicted to Go Extinct

            World Environment Day (WED) is one of the greatest annual events celebrated across the globe on 5th June. The objective of the event is to raise awareness about the leading issue of the sustainability of our environment. It was initiated in 1973 by the United Nations General Assembly and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to address colossal issues like global warming, deforestation and food shortages among many others. On World Environment Day, let’s awaken our conscience. With every passing year, the environment is getting…

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