Beyonce jumps into athleisure market with Ivy Park clothing line

Recording star Beyonce launched a women’s fitness clothing line on Thursday featuring bodysuits, leggings and headbands, named in part for her 4-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy. Called Ivy Park, the 200-piece active wear collection is a joint venture with British businessman Sir Philip Green, who owns the Topshop fashion chain. The collection will feature leggings, T-shirts, … Read more Beyonce jumps into athleisure market with Ivy Park clothing line

Britain’s Prince Harry plays volleyball in Nepal

KATHMANDU – Continuing his trip to Nepal, Britain’s Prince Harry played volleyball on Tuesday as part of a visit to a village in the Lamjung area. According to local media reports, the 31-year old’s team, which included local children, defeated their opponents. The fifth in line to the British throne is visiting Nepal to raise … Read more Britain’s Prince Harry plays volleyball in Nepal

Hello Kitty-themed train departs from Taiwan station

Lucky fans of Hello Kitty were among the first to ride a train themed after the iconic fictional character on its inaugural run in Taiwan on Monday. The Hello Kitty-themed Taroko Express train, the first in Taiwan, set off from the Shulin train station and will travel to Taitung on the east coast route. The … Read more Hello Kitty-themed train departs from Taiwan station

Pakistan’s first women-only rickshaw service struggles after just a year

Pakistan’s first women-only rickshaw service was meant to provide its staff with a new way of gaining financial independence and its passengers with the chance of a ride without being groped and harassed by male drivers. But, after just a year in business, the “Pink Rickshaw” in the Punjabi city of Lahore, is struggling. Help … Read more Pakistan’s first women-only rickshaw service struggles after just a year