Aleesha Matharu


What the world is reading: That time of the month
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

When Toronto-based spoken word poet Rupi Kaur uploaded a picture on Instagram recently, showing her lying in bed with a blood stain between her legs and on her sheets, she unleashed a storm on social media.

Now Streaming: New Disney film
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

Watch the most popular videos on Youtube from this past week.

Now Streaming: Dark Lord Funk
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

Time for the Weird Sisters to move over because there’s a new musical act in the Wizarding World.

What the world is reading: Coffee and racial justice
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

Jia Tolentino at Jezebel said the campaign completely misunderstood the way we should talk about race.

Meet the futuristic robot that mimics humans
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

Meet Bina48, the robot who can tell jokes, recite poetry and mimic humans.

What the world is reading
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

“Few subjects are as potentially inflammatory as what constitutes a proper family,” Graeme Archer writes for The Telegraph.

Now streaming: 100 years of Korean beauty
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

One of the hottest and catchiest numbers right now is Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk.

What The World is Reading: The BBC’s ‘cash cow’
Sun, Mar 15, 2015

Suzanne Moore, for The Guardian, says, Clarkson is part of a group seeking not only to put a brake on social progress, but to drag us backwards.

What the world is reading: Bitter Twitter
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

Sacco later told the writer how the public shaming had destroyed her reputation and cost her her job.

‘The most human moment of his life’
Sun, Feb 15, 2015

What the world is reading: Bruce Jenner, the former Olympic champion was transitioning from male to female.

Now streaming: Fresh Prince spoof
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Despite no cameo by Will Smith, the video has been watched 7.2 million times on YouTube.

What the world is reading: A cause for celebration
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Pre-orders of the book, to be released July 14, have already made it an Amazon bestseller.

What the world is reading : Oscar snubs
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

“Oh sure, the Oscars are supposed to be colour and gender blind”

What the world is reading
Sun, Jan 11, 2015

The women of Lebanon have waited years for a high-profile woman from their country to take the world stage.

A baby shortage
Sun, Jan 04, 2015

Having fallen to a new low in 2014, Japan needs to desperately improve its birthrate.

The year in 12 chapters
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

From nude photos to racist emails and celeb weddings, the entertainment world and social media had an exciting year.

2015: The technology year
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

In 2015, data science sophistication will increase with an explosion of new tools.

2014: An astronomical year
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

2014 was a big year for space exploration.

A Whiff of Cardamom in Mattancherry: Travelling in and around Kochi
Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Travelling along the spice route in and around Kochi.

Explained: For Taliban, schools are a threat and a target
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

The Pakistani Taliban describe schools as symbols of both “western decadence” and government authority.

Guilty pleasures
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

An apple or a brownie? If you choose the former 100-calorie food over the latter 800-calorie one, how do you quantify the loss of pleasure?

Reached. Good night
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The Sunday Express takes five cabs through five cities to find nights run on trust

What the world is reading
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Suzman was responding to actress Meera Syal’s plea for theatres to do more to cater to Asian audiences.

What the world is reading: ‘Misguided’
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

Some Republicans criticised the news media’s coverage of Lauten’s comments, calling the attention politically biased.

Sheer LaBoeuf
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

The strange case of Shia LaBoeuf keeps getting stranger.

What the world is reading: ‘Sexual predator’
Sun, Nov 30, 2014

“Blanc’s misogynistic ‘pick up techniques’ directly exploit vulnerable men who buy into rape culture and end up believing that this is an appropriate way to behave”.

I am Woman
Sun, Nov 16, 2014

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY’s topless cover is another example this year of women reclaiming their bodies

What the world is reading: ‘Intellectual bankruptcy’
Sun, Nov 09, 2014

One of the world’s most powerful literary agents, Andrew Wylie, pulled no punches in a recent criticism of Amazon.

What the world is reading: ‘A desire to rethink issues’
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Francis said at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on October 27, after unveiling a bust of his predecessor Pope Benedict XVI.

What the world is reading: What were you thinking, Mr Nadella?
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

Nadella had suggested that women not need not ask for raises and have “faith” that the “system” would reward them

What the world is reading: ‘My body, my choice’
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

The actress features on the magazine’s cover of the November issue and stated that she had nothing to say sorry for.

Training day
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Singh is among seven guards being coached under a unique project where mongrels in Lodi Garden are being trained to become guard dogs.

What the world is reading: ‘Assassinating’ Obama
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Written by Ronald Kessler, the story details recent security lapses such as when “an armed contractor with a criminal record” rode an elevator with Obama.

Now Streaming: Trending videos of the week
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

Catchup with the top trending videos of the week right here.

Most popular videos: Man dives into an exploding volcano, Kanye West sparks a controversy
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Rapper Kanye West demanded that his disabled fans should stand up during his shows. George Kournounis, an explorer dived deep into the 2,000 year old Marum crater.

Trending videos of the week
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Catch up with the most trending videos of the week.