Daily Archives: June 13, 2017

Norway moves to ban full-face veils in schools, universities

Lawmakers in Norway on Monday pushed a plan to ban full-face veils in schools and universities, in a move that follows several other European countries. The majority party argued that the veils hinder students’ and teachers’ ability to communicate. “These clothes prevent good communication, which is important for students to receive a good education.” Torbjorn Roe Isaksen, the Minister of ...

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Younger business travellers are more likely to extend trips for fun

ACCENTURE, advertorial, jeggings. The competition for ugliest portmanteau is fierce. Few constructions, though, can match “bleisure” for barbarousness. For the uninitiated, the word is a blend of business and leisure. But ugly as it is, it exists for a reason: the practice of adding a few days of pleasure to a work trip is becoming increasingly popular. The latest research ...

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