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  1. The LGBTQ+ community is an incredibly diverse minority group commanding ever-greater, and long-overdue attention – but its members’ quest for equal rights is still a struggle. Those who identify with this group frequently face prejudice on the basis of traditional and religious values, which is why support from influential global members is crucial. Enter the British royal family.Queen Elizabeth first voiced her opinion on the LGBTQ+ community in 2003, when she vowed she would bring forward…
  2. Wait, K-pop fans did what?While enthusiasm and adulation of celebrities is part of fandom in the entertainment world, the over-the-line behaviour of some K-pop followers differentiates this crop from the rest. Called sasaeng in Korea, regular K-pop fans often criticise these obsessed followers for overstepping boundaries by invading their idols’ privacy and sometimes even acting criminally.To be frank … we don’t want you to do that. It’s really scaryK-pop star V of BTSUpskirt filmingFemale…
  3. World-famous Russian mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov has a lot going for him. He is a two-time Combat Sambo World Champion, the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion and a multimillionaire whose net worth comes to an astounding US$30 million.Even so, he clearly hasn’t let wealth and success go to his head. Instead of investing in fancy homes, expensive jewellery and luxury vehicles, Nurmagomedov has chosen to invest his wealth in a number of charitable causes…
  4. The five youngest billionaires in America have a combined net worth of US$28.5 billion.Kylie Jenner, the youngest billionaire in the world, spends much of her fortune on new homes, customising luxury cars and holidays with her baby daughter, Stormi Webster. Jenner is known for flaunting her wealth on social media, as she did after chartering a US$200 million superyacht for her 22nd birthday celebrations.Who are the 10 new Asian billionaires hot on the heels of Jeff Bezos?After Jenner, there is…
  5. Eliza Scanlen got scant attention for her role as Beth March in Little Women. However, this cannot detract from the 21-year-old Australian being a talented and versatile actress.View this post on InstagramOwn your story. #LittleWomenMovie in theatres Christmas.A post shared by Eliza Scanlen (@elizascanlen) on Oct 29, 2019 at 7:57am PDTEliza started acting earlyEliza Scanlen’s first role as an actor was at the age of 16 in 2015 in an episode of the television show A Class Act. A year later, she…
  6. Beyoncé's much-anticipated Ivy Park x Adidas streetwear collection launched to considerable online fanfare over the weekend. But while many customers quickly snapped up the new collection, others took to social media to vent their frustration about the lack of plus sizes available.The items on offer come in sizes XS to XL, which translates as a US dress size of 0 to 2 up to 16 to 18 (the equivalent of UK sizes 4-6 and 20-22), according to Adidas' site.Since the new items hit Adidas' site,…
  7. The British royal family is estimated to be worth US$88 billion.Given their staggering net worth, one would expect the wrists of Britain's monarchy to be glinting with the finest Swiss timepieces available, common accessories among the rich and famous. However, that's not necessarily the case.It's surprisingly rare to see a royal sporting a watch at all these days – let alone one with a huge price tag – and it's even less common for those in direct line to the throne.This might be because…
  8. The World Economic Forum is taking place in Davos, Switzerland. The theme for the WEF 2020 is “Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World”, with a focus on renewing the concept of stakeholder capitalism to overcome income inequality, societal division and the climate crisis.The US President Donald Trump escaped his impeachment trial, and flew to the Swiss Alps for the economic conferences.View this post on InstagramTomorrow marks the start of the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in…
  9. Nikkie de Jager, better known by her YouTube channel NikkieTutorials, came out as a transgender woman this month.According to her recent video titled I’m Coming Out, the beauty YouTuber underwent hormone replacement therapy when she was a teenager and fully transitioned from male to female when she was 19 years old.The 25-year-old beauty influencer has been filming make-up tutorials on YouTube since she was 13.View this post on InstagramI’m coming out. link in bio!A post shared by…
  10. All the talk about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle becoming financially independent makes you wonder how wealthy the British royal family really is.Queen Elizabeth has a net worth of US$442.92 million, derived from a grant from taxpayers and two additional income sources, The Sunday Times estimated in 2016. That’s still more than the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who have a shared fortune of US$30 million, Business Insider previously reported.How valuable are Queen Elizabeth’s crown jewels?Here’s…