In the past, Alina Makhmedova taped her eyelids to change the shape of her eyes. About a year ago, the resident of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan's capital, signed up for a so-called "Asian blepharoplasty" or double eyelid surgery. After consulting with her friends, she turned to Instagram where many surgeons have personal profiles showcasing their work to find the right specialist for her. The operation is so popular that she will have to wait a year and a half for her first appointment. "There are many surgeons in Bishkek, but those who do their work well always have long queues," she told Euronews. 'I will love myself more' The 29-year-old university professor decided to go ahead with the operation about a year ago. According to her, deep-set eyes — which give the illusion of a prominent brow bone — are considered the "beauty standard" in Kyrgyzstan, where Asian features are more common. "We generally admire the eyes and not other facial features. When someone praises someone in … [Read more...] about Kyrgyz women turn to plastic surgery to get ‘European eyes’
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CHILLING footage shows children in Iran being forced to chant “Death to America” by a PUPPET during a hate-filled rally. The clip shows families gathering to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution when the country’s US-backed leader was deposed by a fundamentalist Islamic regime. In the video, which was screened on television in Iran this week, young kids are shown saying they are willing to "pay with (their) lives" to defend the evil dictatorship. Parents are shown calling their children “soldiers for Iran” insisting they want to teach their little ones to hate the US so that it "flows in their very being.” But arguably the most disturbing part of the video features a puppet encouraging a young girl called Fatemeh to chant “Death to America. Death to Israel. Death to England.”PURE HATRED Another child also chants the slogan, before telling a reporter: "Trump would not dare do anything in our country." When a father … [Read more...] about Iranian kids encouraged to chant ‘Death to America’ by a PUPPET during vile rallies to celebrate Islamic Revolution
Hanoi's entire police force ensures safety during Tet The traffic police force is requested to increase the number of traffic regulators at the roads connecting to the train and bus stations, and the main junctions. Learn more about Tet in Vietnam with app "9999 TET" Hanoi’s police will mobilize its entire staff to ensure safety during the Lunar New Year or Tet festival, which begins next week, in the capital city. The Criminal Police Department cooperates with police in districts and townships to ensure public safety, prevent and strictly handle violations in each locality. Moreover, the anti-criminal forces set up teams to perform in the areas of bus and and stations with the task of detecting and immediately handling violations and thefts. Besides, they will be disguised at traditional festivals, scenic spots, temples and crowded public places. The traffic police force is requested to increase the number of traffic regulators at the roads … [Read more...] about Social News 2/2
News / UK and world by Press Association December 30, 2018, 2:46 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter The year 2019 is set to go down in history as the one when the UK left the European Union after a period of intense debate and wrangling over how Brexit should – and should not – happen. And while Brexit has dominated the news agenda in recent times, and will continue to do so throughout the coming months, next year will see more than just seismic political change. Here is a list of what to expect in 2019. – Brexit It is crunch year for Brexit in 2019. If all goes to plan for Theresa May, she will secure a Commons majority in January for her Withdrawal Agreement, allowing a smooth departure from the EU on March 29 to trigger the – admittedly arduous and lengthy – process of negotiating a trade deal. Far more likely is that she loses the so-called “meaningful vote”, … [Read more...] about Brexit, a royal baby and the Spice Girls: What will make the headlines in 2019?