Malavath Poorna, 13, reached the top of Mount Everest on May 25. Poorna was chosen for this expedition among a group of 500 plus disadvantaged students. After the treacherous 52-day trek up the Tibetan side of the Himalayas, Poorna does India proud with this incredible feat. It maybe noted that she is just a month older than the world’s youngest Everest Climber – Jordan Romero from the USA.
The Cute Couple back on Royal Engagements(!)
After the whirl-wind tour of Australia and New Zealand, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are back on public duty today. But sans, HRC (His Royal Cuteness). They were in Scotland last week on one of those are-you-kidding-kind-of-engagements and the Duchess was seen royally beaming when she was gifted a cute teddy bear. Prince William was seen eying the teddy with considerable jealous. We now know where the snatch-happy genes of Prince George comes from.
Operation Baby Lift
Way back in 1975, some few thousand kids were air-lifted from Vietnam to the US by plane loads. Did you ask what happened to the kids’ parents? Well, let’s ask away these questions to the pilots of those American planes that airlifted the children.
Hot Unauthorised and unapologetic …
Hot Unauthorised and unapologetic, Jacqueline Kennedy Onasis, A life beyond her wildest dreams, screams the title of the just-released book by Darwin Porter and Danforth Prince. The demure pretty wife of John F Kennedy, popularly known as Jacky is not as demure as we all thought her to be, claims this book that reveals the flings and affairs of Jackie in the most juicy and spicy style. So, it was not just Jack that had roaring affairs with the like of Marilyn Monroe. Setting the trail equally ablaze was pretty Jackie as well!
Images beyond imagination
To see the fruits of your labour, (er…I am referring to your photographic skills) in a medium seen by many does give you a real high. Check out this website to be part of an amazing venture and view some top class photos taken by amateurs.