Capital Lifestyle: Gotta Gram ’Em All: Must-Snap Locations Testing Hong Kong's Patience 12 Feb 2019 -
For smartphone-wielding hordes of tourists, Hong Kong boasts a host of must-have Instagram locations — but crowds of snap-happy travellers are testing local patience and transforming once quaint pockets of the bustling metropolis.
Tony Hui recalls how elderly residents always used to play cards in a courtyard in the middle the densely packed housing block where he owns a dry cleaning store...
Capital Lifestyle: Find Out How Coconut Oil Can Help With Weight Loss 12 Feb 2019 -
According to Wendy Bazilian, R.D., author of The SuperFoodsRx Diet, “The saturated fat in coconut oil is mostly lauric acid, a medium-chain saturated fatty acid that appears to have a more neutral effect on heart health when compared to longer-chain saturated fats found in meats and dairy products.”
Additionally, Bazilian says that lauric acid also has antibacterial properties, which may reduce...
Capital Lifestyle: Coming To America 2 To Be Released In August 2020 12 Feb 2019 -
The hotly-anticipated sequel to 1988’s ‘Coming to America’ has been given an official release date of August 7, 2020, exciting Eddie Murphy fans everywhere.
Murphy has been confirmed to return to his role as Prince Akeem but it is not yet known whether the film’s other stars including James Earl Jones, Shari Headley, John Amos and Arsenio Hall will return to their roles....
Capital Lifestyle: Don’T Be His Second Wife! 11 Feb 2019 -
Dear beautiful woman, be a beauty with brains. So you have been intimate with a married man, and he is promising to make you his second wife. The title of wife makes you think you are serious and special to him. But don’t accept to be his second wife because…
1. You are entering to it though the door of unfaithfulness. When he was pursuing you it was an affair, he is married.
Capital Lifestyle: Meghan Markle's Father Makes Letter Public 11 Feb 2019 -
Thomas Markle has shared a five-page letter his daughter, the Duchess of Sussex, sent to him last summer.
The Duchess of Sussex told her father he had “broken [her] heart into a million pieces” for causing her “unnecessary and unwarranted pain” in a heartfelt letter.
The 37-year-old former actress – who was known as Meghan Markle before her marriage to Prince Harry...
Capital Lifestyle: Grammys Red Carpet: Pantsuits, Sex Appeal And Lots Of Skin 11 Feb 2019 -
In 2018, the Grammys red carpet was full of stars wearing white roses in support of gender equality.
This year, with women better represented among the nominees on music’s biggest night, music’s A-list went back to red carpet basics Sunday. That means sex appeal, lots of trouser suits and rock-star glamour.
And for others… it means pro-Trump attire.
Here are some takeaways from...
Capital Lifestyle: Michelle Obama Delights Grammy Crowd With Girl Power Message 11 Feb 2019 -
Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance on the Grammys stage Sunday to deliver a message of women’s empowerment alongside superstars Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, host Alicia Keys and actress Jada Pinkett-Smith.
“Music shows us that all of it matters — every story within every voice, every note within every song,” said the former first lady, looking glam in a sparkling...
Capital Lifestyle: Aretha Franklin Honoured At Grammys 11 Feb 2019 -
Aretha Franklin received a special musical tribute from Andra Day, Yolanda Adams and Fantasia Barrino at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (10.02.19).
The Queen of Soul passed away aged 76 last August and her lasting legacy was recognised by Andra Day, Yolanda Adams – who performed at the ‘Think’ singer’s funeral – and Fantasia Barrino, who joined forces to perform...
Capital Lifestyle: One Last One | Our2Cents 11 Feb 2019 -
Please try not to cry as you watch this video. Sharon and Susan have been shooting Our2cents for the past 4-plus years. This is a farewell video, and the Capital FM family treated them to an emotional throwback preview. Keep it here for a surprise very soon!
Thanks to everyone at CenturyCinemaxKenya, CenturyImax for the space; everyone show your love to them by checking them out and...
Capital Lifestyle: How To Make Smart Weight Loss Goals 11 Feb 2019 -
Weight loss goals should be SMART, that is they should be:
You would need to specify exactly what it is that you want to achieve. For example, maybe you want to lose 12 kilograms or lose just one centimeter from your waistline.
Make sure that your weight loss goals are measurable. For example you could use a scale to check if you have lost any weight and how much. This can be...
Capital Lifestyle: Best Music Video Grammy Field Showcases Industry's Cutting Edge 08 Feb 2019 -
For many artists, the Grammy awards gala is not just music’s biggest night — it is also a cultural battleground rife with criticisms that provocative black artists are systematically not getting their due.
This year, that criticism could be muted — even if momentarily — when the Best Music Video prize is handed out on Sunday in Los Angeles.
The five nominees in the oft-...
Capital Lifestyle: Basic Black Tuxes Are Out: A-List Men Experiment On Red Carpet 08 Feb 2019 -
The basic black tux is a thing of the past. Bring on the flowery harnesses, patterned jackets and brightly colored hats.
The men of Hollywood and the music biz are no longer letting their female peers grab all the attention on the red carpet.
The more experimental sartorial statements by entertainers and athletes at high-profile events is a sign of a new age in men’s fashion, one that is...
Capital Lifestyle: Lights, Camera, Glamor. Fashion High Tea Is Back 08 Feb 2019 -
Nairobi’s most glamorous event FASHION HIGH TEA is back again for another fabulous year at Zen Garden. The event, now in its 9th year, is slated for Saturday 16th February 2019, from 2:00pm – 8:00pm.
This year’s specially selected lavish menu will include a Zen Sushi Bar, Extravagant Desserts, Ice-creams from Haagan-Dazs, Live Savoury Stations, Burger Bars, including a cheese bar by Brown’s...
Capital Lifestyle: The Little Things That Make A Woman Sexy 08 Feb 2019 -
A woman with confidence in herself radiates and calls out for admiration.
2. “Well-moisturized lips”
Let your lips not be dry. Use lip balm, lip gloss, lip stick or naturally keep your lips nourished. Your sexiness is incomplete if he doesn’t get distracted by your lips.
3. “Intelligent conversations”
This will excite a grown man. Yes, as...
Capital Lifestyle: Space Clearing: Out With The Old And In With The New 08 Feb 2019 -
by Opal-Jazmine Morton
Space clearing gives “Out with the old and in with the New” a very different perspective. Not only is it literal, it’s abstract!
This aspect of alternative healing very often gets ignored. You spend hours and hours in your home and office and experience many different stresses, emotions, thoughts, and feelings all of which give off energy and hang around the building like...
Capital Lifestyle: 21 Savage A ‘Dreamer’ Who May Be Victim Of Ice Vendetta 07 Feb 2019 -
The lawyers battling to save rapper 21 Savage from deportation from the United States appealed Tuesday for compassion, casting him as one of the blameless 1.8 million “Dreamers” — immigrants brought in illegally as children through no fault of their own.
The 26-year old chart-topper — real name Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph — was detained in the southern city of...
Capital Lifestyle: Gabrielle Union: Using A Surrogate Felt Like Failing 07 Feb 2019 -
Gabrielle Union says using a surrogate mother to have her daughter Kaavia “felt like failure”, after she’d suffered eight miscarriages.
The 46-year-old actress suffers from adenomyosis – which is a type of endometriosis – and tragically underwent at least eight miscarriages before she turned to a surrogate mother to help her carry her daughter Kaavia, now two months...
Capital Lifestyle: Chinese Hunger For ‘World's Smelliest Fruit’ Threatens Malaysian Forests 07 Feb 2019 -
Soaring demand for durians in China is being blamed for a new wave of deforestation in Malaysia with environmentalists warning vast amounts of jungle is being cleared to make way for massive plantations of the spiky, pungent fruit.
Grown across tropical Southeast Asia, the durian is hailed as the “king of fruits” by fans, who liken its creamy texture and intense aroma to blue cheese...
Capital Lifestyle: Rihanna's Stalker Pleads Guilty 07 Feb 2019 -
A man has pleaded guilty to stalking Rihanna after he broke into her house last year – but he won’t be jailed.
Eduardo Leon was arrested in May 2018 for breaking into the ‘Work’ hitmaker’s home and appeared on court on Wednesday (06.02.18) in relation to the incident, where he admitted offenses of stalking, vandalism and resisting arrest.
However, a burglary charge...
Capital Lifestyle: How Having A Low Self-Esteem Affects You! 07 Feb 2019 -
1. “It makes you put up with crap”
You are in a relationship/marriage where you are being beaten up, insulted, destroyed and cheated on; but you stay. Even worse, when your partner is to blame, you actually think you are the problem and should count yourself lucky for the rotten love you have.
2. “It makes people use you”
People walk all over you, manipulate you and use...
Capital Lifestyle: Why Pretending You’Re Younger Is The Healthiest Lie 07 Feb 2019 -
Forget about the bad ‘mutton-dressed-as-lamb’ association, because a study has found that feeling younger than your age has its benefits!
Do you keep your age a secret?
Now you don’t have to feel guilty about pretending that you’re a few years younger than you are, because, as it turns out, feeling younger than your actual age could be good for you.
Research has found that older...
Capital Lifestyle: It's Official, Oscars Will Take Place Without A Host 06 Feb 2019 -
The upcoming Academy Awards, the biggest night in Hollywood, will take place this year without a host for the first time in three decades, organizers said Tuesday.
“We can confirm that there will be no host,” a spokesperson from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences told AFP without elaborating.
The Academy was left hostless after actor and comedian Kevin Hart pulled out...
Capital Lifestyle: Singer Pink Honored With Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star 06 Feb 2019 -
Pop singer Pink was honored on Tuesday with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, telling fans gathered for the event that it was “surreal” to receive the award.
“I feel like I’m dreaming and if anyone pinches me, I’m gonna punch them in the left eyebrow,” the Grammy-nominated singer said at the ceremony, surrounded by her husband and two children.
Capital Lifestyle: Good Earth Group Set To Open Two New Outlets In 2019 06 Feb 2019 -
The Good Earth Group (TGEG), owner of Nyama Mama restaurant brand and Pan Asian Yao restaurant is set to open two new outlets in quarter 2 of 2019.
The Group is set to launch an innovative beverage concept called Blue Door, offering a cocktail lounge, beer garden, nightclub and African Tapas eatery. In addition, TGEG will also introduce Mr Yao, a Chinese fine dining experience inspired by the...
Capital Lifestyle: Tyra Banks Announces Modelland® Attraction 06 Feb 2019 -
As the godmother of breaking beauty barriers, Banks continues her mission to bring modeling to the masses and expand the definition of beauty. Banks first let model-dreamers into the elusive fashion world by creating one of the longest-running reality TV franchises, America’s Next Top Model. America’s Next Top Model is the first televised platform to seriously challenge industry...
Capital Lifestyle: Ee Baftas Announces World's First Ai Stylist For Red Carpet 06 Feb 2019 -
The 2019 EE BAFTAs will see the world’s first AI stylist powered by 5G walk the red carpet to scout out the hottest looks.
Using the phone company’s new 5G network, Shudu will be able to film the hottest looks from the celebrities in attendance using state of the art holographic technology, and then scan the internet looking for affordable alternatives.
The powerful robot stylist is...
Capital Lifestyle: 4 Simple Things That Stop You From Losing Weight 06 Feb 2019 -
You see, most diets (incorrectly) assume certain things as true of the people following the program and thus often fail to mention them. These are factors which, if not in place, will prevent your body from letting go of the excess weight it is carrying.
Here are the 4 most important things you need to consider in order for your diet to work:
1. Vitamin and/or Mineral deficiency
Capital Lifestyle: Study Finds You Can Burn 140 Calories In The Bath 05 Feb 2019 -
A nice hot bubble bath could be the key to weight loss.
A study carried out by Nottingham Trent University found that it’s possible to burn around140 calories by simply having a bath.
As part of their study, half of the volunteers took a bath in 40C temperature water, while the other half did an hour of cycling.
The cycling group burned more calories but those in the bath still...
Capital Lifestyle: How To Know If The Person You’Re Dating Is ‘Marriage Material’ 05 Feb 2019 -
By Carly Spindel
Is the person you’re dating marriage material? Answer these nine questions and find out!
Marriage is a union of two people. It’s something that happens when you’re madly in love and are super eager to start the rest of your life with your beloved by your side. It’s hard work, yes, but the best things in life aren’t easy.
Can the person you’re dating confidently answer these nine...
Capital Lifestyle: Learning To Talk Again: Life Without Internet In Tonga 05 Feb 2019 -
A two-week cyber blackout caused financial headache and social heartache in remote Tonga, but it also forced residents of the Pacific island kingdom to rediscover the art of offline communication.
The sudden internet outage on January 20 brought an abrupt halt to many businesses and cut access to social media — the community’s lifeline to the outside world.
“We had to learn how...