Trump ex-lawyer Cohen given three years in prison as risks rise for Trump

President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison on Wednesday for crimes including orchestrating hush payments to women in violation of campaign laws before the 2016 election, and he promised to keep cooperating with the U.S. government against his former boss. The sentence, … [Read More...]

Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018 now open

The fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale has opened its gates to all, ushering in another season of contemporary art, conversation, and celebration. Titled Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life, the Biennale will run until March 29, 2019, with over 100 projects displayed in heritage properties, public spaces, and galleries across Fort … [Read More...]

Real estate: Realtors to award $1 million in grants to fire victims

DECEMBER 6: Apple Tree Village shows the fickle nature of the Camp Fire's destructive path in this Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 aerial photograph taken in Paradise, Calif. Thanks to a donation by the Realtors Relief Foundation, the California Association of Realtors is awarding housing assistance grants to homeowners and renters affected by … [Read More...]

Chanel to halt use of exotic animal skins

Chanel’s head of fashion Bruno Pavlovsky declared that it “would no longer use exotic skins in our future creations”, saying it was becoming more difficult to source high-quality pelts ethically. Handbags, coats and shoes made from snake, alligator and stingray skin command premium prices, with Chanel handbags made from … [Read More...]