Theresa May urges rival parties to 'contribute and not just criticise'

Theresa May urges rival parties to 'contribute and not just criticise'

Theresa May is to call on rival parties to “contribute and not just criticise” as she signals a post-election change in her style of government. In a speech on Tuesday the PM will say she still wants to change the country, but will say that losing her majority means a new approach is needed. Labour says it shows the Conservatives have run out of ideas. But First Secretary of State, Damian Green, said it was…

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Karl Lagerfeld Designs and Rolls-Royces On-Demand Are Just the Beginning at This Miami Property

Karl Lagerfeld Designs and Rolls-Royces On-Demand Are Just the Beginning at This Miami Property

Photo Credit: The Estates At Acqualina Today’s luxury real estate buyers want more than just a fabulous home. Infinity pools, state of the art gyms and world class spas are now standard in condominiums. The demands are growing and developers are pulling out all stops. Buyers don’t just want amenities. They want status. Real Estate is a serious status symbol. Enter The Estates At Acqualina. Developed by The Trump Group (no relation) and set on 5.6 acres…

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The World’s Most Expensive Taco Just Sold for $27,960

The World’s Most Expensive Taco Just Sold for $27,960

Photo Credit: Velas Resorts How much would you pay for a gold flake-infused soft corn tortilla filled with Kobe beef, lobster, black truffle brie cheese, Almas Beluga caviar and a salsa made from dried Morita peppers? The new Grand Velas Los Cabos puts a price tag of $ 25,000 on their ultimate taco at its fine-dining restaurant Frida, which we told you about back in February.  But there were no takers until the pricey menu…

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Nintendo Switch Sales Boom, Could Surpass Wii U in Just Over a Year

Nintendo Switch Sales Boom, Could Surpass Wii U in Just Over a Year

When Nintendo announced the Switch, many weren’t quite sure what to make of it, or how much of an opportunity it represented. The platform’s hybrid living room / portable mode was something new and the launch lineup was frankly anemic. Fortunately for Nintendo, all of these issues have proven minor hiccups rather than show-stopping problems. The Switch ($ 299.99 at Amazon) is reported to have sold 2.74 million units in March, with Nintendo claiming it…

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Exclusive: Elton John – 'Vinyl just sounds better'

Exclusive: Elton John – 'Vinyl just sounds better'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Rock star Sir Elton John says vinyl albums provide a better listening experience than CDs or streaming music. “It does sound better,” said the star. “I know people say it doesn’t, but it does. “I’ve been around long enough to know. I’ve been in so many studios, I’ve made so many records. It just sounds better.” Sir Elton’s comments came as he was named a “Record Store Day…

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The village that just wants to share

The village that just wants to share

An abandoned military village in Germany is getting a new lease of life as a hippy commune fit for the 21st Century. Patrick Henry Village, near the German city of Heidelberg, was not born to hippy ideals. In fact, it was opened by the US Army as a military base after World War Two, and was described by those who lived and worked there as a tiny slice of 1950s American transported to Europe. It…

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Murray is the 'gift that keeps on giving' – but is No 1 spot just the start?

Murray is the 'gift that keeps on giving' – but is No 1 spot just the start?

This has been the era where British sport has blessed its loyal followers like never before: fourth, third and second places in the Olympic medal table; the Tour de France yellow jersey won in four of the past five years; the miracle of a first male Wimbledon champion in 77 years, a marvel repeated three years on; the Davis Cup won for the first time since tennis was played in slacks and cable-knit jumpers. It…

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