Category: Life
Life 13:45

Why Monday, January 21st, is the ‘most depressing day of the year’

If you wake up today feeling a little low, don’t worry, you’ve got a good excuse. Back in 2005, Life coach and Happiness Consultant Cliff Arnall claimed he had developed a formula that proved that the first Monday of the third week of January was the most depressing day of the year. The “Blue Monday”...

Life 12:45

Macedonian entertaining passengers at Qatar airport

30-year-old Hristijan, who lives in Melbourne, has long been an attraction in airports worldwide. The young musician entertains people at airports around the world with his performance of world hits on the piano. Hristijan also performs traditional melodies from the Balkans. Hristijan recently entertained...

Life 09:26

Overcast and foggy weather

Weather in Macedonia will be overcast and foggy in valleys. Temperatures will range between 2C and 10C.

Life 16:23

Skopje reaches status of most polluted city

Skopje landed in the top spot of most polluted cities in the world after its air quality index reached a high of 430 on Saturday, Jan. 19, at 1 am, according to AirVisual. The Switzerland-based organization that has gathered the largest global database of air quality data by city since 2015 uses a six-marker...

Life 16:12

Million euro stolen from unlocked security van in December

In December, the newspaper Večer reported about 1 million euros of money from the security car. According to unofficial information, the security guard left the car with the money she took from the customers to leave her parcel early in the company. She was to be handed over to the security guards afternoon...

Life 15:39

Britain’s 97-year-old Prince Philip escapes unhurt from car crash while driving

Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip was recovering at the couple’s home in eastern England on Friday after escaping without injury when his car flipped over following a crash with another vehicle, Reuters reports. Philip was at the wheel of his Land Rover when it collided with another...

Life 15:12

Roads melt as heatwave escalates in Australia

Temperature records have already been broken but the worst of the heatwave sweeping across parts of Australia is yet to come. The Bureau of Meteorology warned Friday will mark the peak of the week-long heatwave – currently in its fifth day – for some of NSW’s most heavily populated...

Life 09:15

Overcast weather in Macedonia

Weather in Macedonia will be overcast, accompanied by low south winds. Temperatures will range between 2C and 10C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 3C.

Life 15:17

Meghan Markle sports $35 H&M dress for royal visit

For a solo visit to London’s Mayhew Animal Welfare Charity on Wednesday, the Duchess of Sussex, 37, teamed a cream-colored Armani coat and Stella McCartney Mini Reversible Tote ($1,145) with a surprisingly affordable dress from H&M. Her fine-knit dress from the fast fashion brand’s Mama maternity...

Life 13:57

Chinese vent their stress in Beijing ‘anger room’

It took Smash customer Qiu Siyu just a few sharp blows with a baseball bat to wreck what looked like an old car radio, after which two friends battered telephones, audio speakers, rice cookers and even a mannequin, Reuters reports. All three paid 158 yuan ($23) to spend half an hour in an “anger room”...

Life 11:20

Australia’s blistering heat set records for December

Australia reported its hottest day on record for December and it was also the warmest December ever, during a heatwave that began last month and has continued into January, the country’s Bureau of Meteorology said on Thursday, Reuters reports. Every Australian state and territory was affected by the...

Life 09:19

Sunny weather with temperatures up to 9C

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and slightly overcast. Temperatures will range between 1C and 9C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 4C.

Life 15:52

Kate Middleton stumped when girl asks if the Queen eats pizza

The Duchess of Cambridge joined schoolchildren in Islington today to make pizzas in an open air kitchen, Daily Mail reports. And while Kate certainly appeared to be a fan of the Italian staple one little girl was curious to know whether other royals enjoyed the treat. Nadirah, eight, who studies at St...

Life 15:31

Chinese man who sold kidney to buy iPhone, iPad now bedridden

A man in China who sold his kidney as a teenager to buy an Apple iPad and iPhone in 2011 is now bedridden with organ failure, according to reports. Wang Shangkun was 17-years-old when he underwent surgery and sold his right kidney in the black market to buy the Apple products. Shortly after the illegal...

Life 14:37

We do not smoke here in the White House – Lucky you!

The President of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Josip Broz Tito, was a guest of the United States in 1971, and was greeted there with the greatest honors. During a meeting with Nixon, in a room full of journalists and photo reporters, Tito lighted a Cuban cigar! The move was provocative...

Life 09:45

Sunny and slightly overcast weather

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and slightly overcast. Weak to moderate west winds will blow. Temperatures will range between -14C and 8C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 3C.

Life 14:38

Gillette ad takes on ‘toxic masculinity’ in #MeToo rebrand, provoking a backlash

For three decades, Gillette promised its customers “The Best a Man Can Get.” An individual. Acquisitive. Assertive. And always clean-shaven. This was the vision of masculinity depicted in an ad campaign that debuted in January 1989 during Super Bowl XXIII. The early days of the George H.W. Bush administration...

Life 11:18

Egg photo officially more popular on Instagram than Kylie Jenner

Until this weekend, the record for most-liked Instagram post was held by this photo of Kylie Jenner holding hands with her daughter Stormi. With 18.3 million likes, it seemed impossible that the photo could be bested—until this photo of a brown egg came along. Yes, this simple photo of lightly...

Life 09:12

Sunny weather with temperatures up to 1C

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and slightly overcast. Moderate to strong northwest winds will blow. Light snowfall is expected in northeastern parts of the country. Temperatures will range between -10C and 4C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 1C.

Life 12:51

Orthodox faithful celebrate St. Basil the Great

Orthodox faithful celebrate Monday St. Basil the Great. Bishop of Caesarea, and one of the most distinguished Doctors of the Church. Born in Caesarea in Cappadocia probably 329. He ranks after Athanasius as a defender of the Oriental Church against the heresies of the fourth century. With his friend...