Meghan Markle was moved close to tears as she told of her 'struggle' at being in the media spotlight in an emotional interview for an ITV documentary. The Duchess of Sussex's voice cracks as she reveals she has found it difficult to cope after getting married and giving birth, adding: 'Not many people have asked if I'm ok.' Meghan spoke to ITN News At Ten anchor Tom Bradby for an ITV documentary filmed during her and Prince Harry's Africa tour they began in September. She said: 'Look, any woman especially when they are pregnant you're really vulnerable and so that was made really challenging, and then when you have a new born – you know… 'And especially as a woman, it's a lot. So you add this on top of just trying to be a new mom or trying to be a newlywed it's, well…' Meghan Markle was interviewed by Tom Bradby (pictured) for the ITV documentary The Duchess of Sussex said she has found the focus on her after her marriage and giving birth a struggle, … [Read more...] about ‘Not many people have asked if I’m OK’: Meghan Markle is close to tears as she reveals she felt ‘vulnerable’ being under the media spotlight during her pregnancy in an interview filmed during Africa tour with Prince Harry
Launches new website press release
On 22 June 2015, Xavier Justo, a 48-year-old retired Swiss banker, walked towards the front door of his brand new boutique hotel on Koh Samui, a tropical Thai island. He had spent the past three years building the luxurious white-stone complex of chalets and apartments overlooking the shimmering sea and was almost ready to open for business. All he needed was a licence. Justo had arrived in Thailand four years earlier, having fled the drab world of finance in London. In 2011, he and his girlfriend Laura toured the country on a motorbike and, two years later, they got married on a secluded beach. The couple eventually settled down in Koh Samui, a tourist hotspot, just an hour’s flight south of Bangkok. After trying out a couple of entrepreneurial ventures, Justo eventually decided that he would go into the hotel business. He bought a plot with an imposing house and began building: adding a gym, villas and a tennis court. That June afternoon, he was expecting a visit from the … [Read more...] about 1MDB: The inside story of the world’s biggest financial scandal
China wants to be the first country to establish a base on the moon and says it will build it using 3D printing technology. Officials from the Chinese space agency also said the country will return to the moon by the end of the year with the Chang'e-5 mission. Three successive missions will further explore the barren surface and the viability of building houses there. China National Space Administration (CNSA) said they also have plans to go to Mars in 2020, a timeline that would likely make them the first to do so, beating out the US, Russia and the plethora of private firms looking to colonise space. China successfully achieved a global first with its trip to the far side of the moon when it landed in the Von Kármán crater on January 4. Speaking at a conference earlier today, the high-ranking CNSA staff claimed the ground-breaking mission only cost the same as building one kilometer of underground railway. The lander and its … [Read more...] about China wants ‘to build a house on the Moon using 3-D printing technology’ and reveals it intends to return again THIS YEAR
The BBC has revealed its list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2019. This year 100 Women is asking: What would the future look like if it were driven by women?From the architect planning to rebuild her destroyed city in Syria, to Nasa's project manager of the Mars helicopter, many on the list are at the cutting edge of their fields. They give us their vision of what life will look like in 2030. Others, such as the "ghost" politician defying the mafia, and the footballer battling misogyny, are using their extraordinary personal experiences to blaze a path for those who follow. The BBC's 100 women of 2019 You can filter the list using the categories below Precious Adams US Ballet dancer preciousagram Precious Adams spent so much time dancing round the living room at the age of eight, that her mum signed her up for dance lessons. By the age of 16, she had won places at three of the world's most prestigious ballet schools, including the … [Read more...] about BBC 100 Women 2019: Who is on the list this year?
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has rushed to soothe Meghan Markle after she was moved close to tears telling of her 'struggle' at being in the media spotlight. In an emotional interview for an ITV documentary, the Duchess of Sussex's voice cracked as she reveals she has found it difficult to cope after getting married and giving birth, adding: 'Not many people have asked if I'm ok.' Ocasio-Cortez chimed in with a tweet on Friday: 'Sudden prominence is a very dehumanizing experience. There’s a part of your life that you lose, & it later dawns on you that you’ll never get it back.' 'The people who treat you like a human make all the difference,' continued the freshman Democrat from New York. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has offered succor to Meghan Markle after she was moved close to tears telling of her 'struggle' at being in the media spotlight Meghan's emotional moment came while she was speaking to ITN News At Ten anchor Tom Bradby for an ITV … [Read more...] about ‘Sudden prominence is a very dehumanizing experience’: AOC succors ‘vulnerable’ Meghan Markle after the Duchess broke down on camera describing the challenges of life in the media spotlight