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Black artists invite you into their living room for online exhibition ‘No Shoes on My Carpet’

Artists from across the African diaspora each share their personal take on black living room culture in a virtual exhibition for audiences to watch from their smartphones and devices. No Shoes on My Carpet is…

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How stress affects your sex drive, sleep, skin, digestion and mood – plus what to do about it

“Stress is the body’s response to an unfavourable situation,” was what Coventry-based Ayurvedic practitioner, Kewal Singh Talwadia, told me when I asked how he’d define stress. It’s primarily a physical response when our body switches…

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Altar – the mobile donation app offering cash-strapped churches a solution during the pandemic

As social distancing puts pressure on churches’ finances, a London economics student has created an app which brings ‘the offering’ to our mobile phones. Church donation app, Altar, has launched on the global tech website,…

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Stress Awareness Month – Using essential oils to combat stress and anxiety

Our sense of smell, I’m told, is our most primal and ‘exerts a powerful influence over our thoughts, emotions, moods, memories and behaviours’. It’s the reason the whiff of a particular perfume reminds us instantly…

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Karen Johal on being a British Asian actress in New York and finding work in the performing arts

Being an actress and training in New York was the big dream Frank’s Plan star Karen Johal held onto without knowing how she’d arrive at the destination. When we met as A-Level graduates working shifts…

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