Gene Sherman: ‘Fashion is misunderstood, a lot of people still think of it as shopping’

Gene Sherman launches the Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas in Sydney. Photograph: Rita Zimmerman Gene Sherman doesn’t shop for clothes in the way most people shop for clothes. Sure, she’ll pick up a T-shirt every now and then, but when she wants something substantial, it has to meet certain criteria. It should be black, … Read more Gene Sherman: ‘Fashion is misunderstood, a lot of people still think of it as shopping’

Man dupes 50 people at ATMs for a lavish lifestyle, arrested

The police have arrested a 28-year-old man in Shahdara for duping people at ATMs and fraudulently withdrawing their money. Twelve ATM cards have been recovered from his possession. The accused, Sandeep, has duped more than 50 persons in the last three years. He spent all the money on a lavish lifestyle and touring various places … Read more Man dupes 50 people at ATMs for a lavish lifestyle, arrested

‘Enemies of the people’: Trump remark echoes history’s worst tyrants

At a different time, in another country, it was effectively a death sentence. Being branded an “enemy of the people” by the likes of Stalin or Mao brought at best suspicion and stigma, at worst hard labour or death. Now the chilling phrase – which is at least as old as Emperor Nero, who was … Read more ‘Enemies of the people’: Trump remark echoes history’s worst tyrants

Wedding ‘guests’ who robbed people of cash and jewellery busted in Delhi

They would crash weddings, befriend relatives, stay with them throughout the celebrations pretending to help them with the arrangements and escape with all the jewellery and cash from the mandap. The Delhi Police arrested five members of the alleged gang that targeted only weddings from Madhya Pradesh. They have also apprehended a juvenile appointed by … Read more Wedding ‘guests’ who robbed people of cash and jewellery busted in Delhi