A source told Page Six: 'It looks like Pete and Kaia are over. It got very overwhelming for Kaia. Pete has a certain M.O. and he’s very intense to his girlfriends. Kaia is only 18 and it’s a lot to deal with.' … [Read more...] about Kaia Gerber means business in a sleek coat with funky trainers while Gigi Hadid wraps up in shearling as they step out amid PFW
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From this morbid seed flowers what turns out to be a surprisingly colourful and enjoyable novel. Low plays out over a single weekend as Dominic, so freshly bereaved he’s still carrying his wife’s ashes in a white urn, flies on a whim to his native city of Mumbai without packing so much as a change of underwear. His quest is to perform the Hindu rite of immersing his beloved’s ashes in pure and flowing water, none of which is to be found in Delhi. His true destination, though, is oblivion. Flailing in grief and guilt, Dominic gorges on every substance he can lay his hands on. Mumbai being the city whose junkie subsoil Thayil first sifted in Narcopolis, that amounts to a fair few: Dominic ingests cocaine, heroin, sleeping pills, opium, a great deal of alcohol, and, in a rare appearance in literary fiction, the synthetic upper mephedrone or “meow meow”. … [Read more...] about Low by Jeet Thayil review – a lost weekend in Mumbai
Attracted not only to Corso's good looks - Ginsberg was bisexual - and his delinquent background, but also by the sheaf of poems he carried everywhere, Ginsberg welcomed Corso into his circle, introducing him to Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs, and later to the San Francisco poets. Their life of camaraderie and occasional tension is described in Kerouac's novels, The Subterraneans and Desolation Angels. In the former, written in 1953 but not published until five years later, the Kerouac-figure Leo breaks with his girlfriend, Mardou, after discovering she has been sleeping with Corso (Yuri Gligoric). … [Read more...] about Gregory Corso
The country also has high per capita emissions at 16.3 tons annually compared to the global average of around 4.8 tons per person per year. This is partly due to people needing to cool their homes. The desert country faces extreme temperatures, water shortages and increasing desertification. A recent YouGov poll found that the majority of Saudis believe climate change would affect their lives. Of those surveyed, 41% believed the issue would have "a great deal of impact." … [Read more...] about Why are high emission countries lagging on climate protection?