The 28 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places in the World

Though apocalyptic, there’s something beautiful about abandoned places. The clocks have stopped ticking and there’s not a soul in sight, but the shell of what used to be remains. Abandoned places show us what happens without consistent human upkeep—and perhaps what could even happen to the places we love and frequent. These spots are haunting,…Continue Reading

Big is beautiful in India?

Excessive focus on the biggest Indian companies could be counterproductive for employment generation TopicsIndian companies | Employment | Indian Economy E F Schumacher’s book, Small is beautiful: A study of economics as if people mattered, was first published in 1973. The annual Indian central government Budget was presented a few weeks back. In the past 12 months, the government…Continue Reading

How ‘America The Beautiful’ Was Born

Katharine Lee Bates, a professor of English at Wellesley College, had a chestnut-eyed collie named Hamlet and a green parrot named Polonius. She taught Shakespeare, and she wrote poetry. She loved to travel. At her rambling Victorian house, a brisk walk from campus, she kept dozens of souvenirs, propped up on the mantel, displayed in…Continue Reading

‘Beautiful’ boy, 16, dies in bike crash as mum says her ‘heart is broken’

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailThe mum of a 16-year-old boy who died in a…Continue Reading

SXSW Winners ‘Beautiful Something Left Behind’ and ‘Finding Yingying’ Nabbed by MTV Documentary Films (Exclusive)

Distributor will push each film for full awards campaign following last year’s Oscar-nominated “St. Louis Superman” MTV Documentary Films has acquired the rights to the documentary features “Beautiful Something Left Behind” and “Finding Yingying,” both of which won prizes at this year’s canceled South by Southwest Film Festival, MTV Studios announced Thursday. MTV will give…Continue Reading

Beyonce Then & Now: See Beautiful Pics From Destiny’s Child Years To Today, Her 39th Birthday

Beyonce turns 39 today, and we’re taking look back at the Grammy winner’s iconic career. From her success with  Destiny’s Child to now, join us in celebrating Queen B’s body of work! Happy Birthday, Bey! The 24-time Grammy winner turns 39 on September 4, and what better way to honor Beyonce then with a look back…Continue Reading