Outside of a McDonalds restaurant.Credit@Mike.Mozart.flickr.com

Golden arches transition

According to a recent press release from McDonalds, the fast-food chain has reported higher sales, revenues and operating income across all business segments in the first quarter of 2016. This includes a sales increase of 6.2 per cent, an operating income increase of 28 per cent and a return of $4.5 billion to shareholders through    ... more

Mr Ben Reese, AusAID representative learns first-hand the processes of reconstructing a school building in an effort to make it more earthquake proof. Jana Bikash Secondary School, Matatirtha, AusAID Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo by Jim Holmes for AusAID. Credit@Department of Foreign Affairs.

Reestablishing normality

Thousands of schools have begun to reopen in Nepal following April’s 7.8 magnitude earthquake, with many of the schools    ... more

Aston Villa Football Club 2015-2016 squad.Credit@avfcofficial

On the comeback trail

Aston Villa were relegated over the weekend yet this may be an opportunity to build an honorable work ethic    ... more

Google logo at Google headquarters.Credit@Robert.Scoble.flickr.com

Taking on the giants

Last week, search engine giant Google faced questions in the United Kingdom regarding its unique tax agreement with Her    ... more

Bat for Lashes on stage.Credit@flickr.com

Return of the Lashes

‘Bat for Lashes’ are a Brighton based band consisting of British multi-instrumentalist, artist, singer, songwriter Natasha Khan born of    ... more

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Beyond beauty

The latest exhibition at the Two Temple Place is called Beyond Beauty and it aims to present the life    ... more

Food festivals always draw a crowd. Credit@greatwinenews

Tasting the difference in culture

Impressive skylines, crowded streets and unimaginable variety; these are just three things that may be found in New York    ... more

Fruit juice proved popular amongst consumers purchasing products for breakfast and lunch out-of-home. Credit@commons.wikimedia.org

Nutritious and wholesome propensity

Smoothies have grown from a niche market in the 1990s to a £1.5 billion industry, according to research firm    ... more

My day out at Drayton Manor was so much fun!

Destination Drayton Manor!

By Luca Giannini, aged 7 years Theme park fans take a look up to the north of our country    ... more

Crowds at Coachella.Credit@Thomas.Hawk.flickr.com

Dancing in a desert oasis

Each year around mid April, music lovers and festival goers from around the world come together for the Coachella    ... more

Space time.Credit@garagebiz.ru

Entering the fourth dimension

A new Deep Space atomic clock developed by NASA may clarify whether time travel is possible. Set to be    ... more

Edouard Roger Vasselin and Alize Cornet during a mixed doubles match.Credit@Carine06viaflickr.com

A fair pay for fair play

The recent debate for equal pay for female tennis players, has been discussed in the media and by many    ... more