OPTICAL illusions are created to baffle the brain and this one will definitely frazzle you for days. By Christine Younan / Published 16th September 2018 TWITTER OPTICAL ILLUSION: This brainteaser has divided the internet – what do you see? (Pic: TWITTER) The latest optical illusion to sweep the internet claims to determine your age.In the image, it shows either a young lady with a fancy hat or an old man with a headscarf.Drawn in black and white, the brainteaser appears as a certain image to different people.So what can you see? The best brain teasers to blow your mind Find out how good you are at these brain teasers? 1 / 26 Related Articles Woman spends year finishing 18,000-piece puzzle – but Reddit users spot ONE blunder Woman's coffee goes viral for VERY explicit reason – can you see why? Reddit users BAFFLED by optical illusion – can YOU see what’s hiding in it? “I’m over 50 and I see the young … [Read more...] about Optical illusion DIVIDES the internet as it can determine your age – what do you see?
The private equity arm of Middle Eastern sovereign wealth fund the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) will buy a 21.4 per cent stake in Pension Insurance Corporation Group (PIC). It will take the stake from funds advised by private equity investment firm JC Flowers. ADIA is a financial institution which makes investments on behalf of the Abu Dhabi government. It was advised on the deal by Credit Suisse, Ernst & Young, Oliver Wyman and Allen & Overy. In recent years, PIC has established itself as a leading investor in bulk annuities - insurance which covers liabilities for defined benefit or final salary pension schemes. It follows Formula One racing owner CVC Capital Partners also taking a minority stake in the company last year. Chinese investors Legend Holdings and Luxembourg-based Reinet are also included in the ranks of PIC's shareholders. The news was initially reported by Sky News last week, but was confirmed in a statement from all three parties today. Read … [Read more...] about Abu Dhabi-based wealth fund buys stake in UK pensions giant PIC
THE DRESS optical illusion once baffled the world, but now these shoes have proven to be a new talking point. By Sophie Roberts / Published 8th May 2018 FACEBOOK CASE CLOTHESED: Following the debate about the colour of The Dress, these sliders went viral A mind-bending optical illusion has swept the web.The picture looks like a very ordinary pair of shoes – but the footwear actually has bizarre colour shifting properties.While some insist that the sliders are pink and white, others are adamant that they’re grey and green.So which hues do you see? Can you work out what is going on? Can you work out what these hilarious images are showing? 1 / 12 Imgur An image of what appears to show a gorilla walking across a beach has left the internet scractching its head as they try to work out what's going on in the photo A Facebook user shared a snap of a pair of Nike sliders.She captioned the image: "Don't know how others see anything other than … [Read more...] about Nobody can agree on what colour these shoes are – what do YOU see?
The Met Gala is one of the biggest bashes of the year in the celeb calendar - and everyone wants to look perfect. So thankfully for Rita Ora , this was just a pre party and not the real deal. The Your Song hitmaker suffered an awkward make-up fail as she headed to Harry Josh's party at the Public Hotel in New York this weekend. The 27-year-old had a bit of a malfunction when she stepped out with a huge smear down her right cheek. Her patchy make-up left her looking less than her usual flawless self. Read More Read more... Rita was dressed in a blue and grey striped patterned two piece, and carried a black handbag over her shoulder, while her blonde hair was woven into pigtails. Despite the unfortunate make-up incident, Rita appeared confident as she walked along outside the party. The Met Gala is an annual event that bring the world of celebrity and fashion together. Every year, designers enlist big stars to wear their gown creations in the hope of having their clothes splashed … [Read more...] about Rita Ora is bound to cringe when she sees pics of this awkward make-up fail
Christina Aguilera is sure to make people do a double-take with her latest photoshoot. The star looks totally unrecognisable as she bares all in a series of make-up free snaps. Posing up for the cover of Paper Magazine , the 37-year-old looks miles apart from the glammed up star we know. The blonde beauty stares into the lens with her steely blue eyes in the extreme close-up shot. She has a scattering of cute freckles across her nose and not a stitch of make-up on her face. Wisps of her golden hair frame her face and hang in front of her eyes as she looks into the camera. Christina is wearing a 'Mom' ring on her hand as she holds her fingers up against her nude lips. The cover simply bares her name, and the word 'Transformation' underneath. Dirrty hitmaker Christina says she's ready to tone down her look after years of experimenting with theatrical make-up and clothing. She told the magazine: "I'm a performer, that's who I am by nature. But I'm at the place, even musically, where … [Read more...] about Christina Aguilera unrecognisable as she bares flawless skin in make-up free pic