How education took me from a village in Tanzania to Switzerland

As a small child, growing up in a low-income family in Tanzania, my parents implanted in me the belief that education was most important. I’ve never forgotten that lesson, and it has guided me through life. This quest for education has also taken me halfway around the globe, from Tanzania to India, to Japan and now to Switzerland. Just a couple of weeks ago, I started my PhD at the University of Basel. Let me tell you my story. point of view point of view My name is Ashery Mbilinyi,…

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Bad and boujee: the lifestyle that took over TV

When Donald Glover kicked off a great year for television at the Golden Globes this January, the soundtrack to his success was obvious: “I really want to thank the Migos,” he said as he accepted Atlanta’s award for best TV series – musical or comedy. “Not for being on the show, but for making Bad and Boujee. Like, that’s the best song ever.” The next day, as if to prove the deeply felt sincerity of these comments, footage of Glover getting down to the track at an afterparty turned up on Instagram. Is Migos’…

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EPIC WWE FLASHBACK: When Chris Jericho took off Rey Mysterio’s mask to reveal his identity!

New Delhi: Sometimes in sporting events, several celebrities from the entertainment world try to hide their identity by wearing a mask. But some people just do it to look different from other superstars. Whenever there is a mention of a superstar wearing a mask, one of the names which immediately comes to mind is of Rey Mysterio. Mysterio was a part of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) from July 2002 until February 2015. He was known for his high-flying abilites in the ring. Although he was just 5ft 6inches tall, not…

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