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I’ve finally landed in the UK! Let’s sample some forgotten flavours… If in KL i would go for a plate of Laksa, fried noodles or roti canai, the welcome back meal here is about a classic english combination: ploughman’s sandwich, salt and vinegar crisps, and water (that comes together with the news!). When in London.


Little L

It’s been almost two months since I’ve posted
but what a two months it has been.
I’ve spent the past two months back in London getting on my feet… 215 more words


The Urban Wilderness

Yes, this really is London; bathed in glorious sunshine this afternoon. We are lucky to have three commons on our doorstep here in Balham: Wandsworth Common, Clapham Common and this, which is my favourite: Tooting Bec Common. 103 more words


Premier League referees to use vanishing spray to mark line at free kicks

LONDON — English Premier League referees will start using a vanishing spray to prevent encroachment by players in a defensive wall during free kicks.

The water-based, shaving cream-like foam was successfully deployed by FIFA at the World Cup in Brazil and will be used by the Premier League when the new season starts next month. 56 more words


Uncomfortable Automata and the Business of Nightmares

Automata have often enchanted us, always puzzled us. The clockwork robot, the automaton, has a mystery borne of time: it is ingenious, but also borrows the mystique of being an ancient object run in a time-honoured way. 279 more words

Should the NFL expand to London?

Current NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell, has spent significant time discussing the possibility of expanding (or relocating) a National Football League (NFL) team to the city of London—in the United Kingdom. 764 more words