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A sequel to a largely forgotten animated feature, 'Secret Life of Pets 2' manages to elevate itself higher than its original counterpart with better storytelling and more enjoyable humour. The...

After 7 long years without an entry in the series, the Men In Black franchise returns with it's new installment, MiB: International. Starring Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth, this new...

With recent years of cinema, it seems that we as an audience are receiving more and more like action remakes, especially from Disney. Between 'Beauty and The Beast' and the...

Hello, and welcome back to our late May edition of ‘Home Gardner’. It has been a while since our last post and we hope you find our topic this month...

Every time I see a rainbow the inner child in me jumps in joy and sheer fascination. Maybe I am strange but despite seeing the rainbow many times over, the...

Mothers, we have a job to do! As our children go back to school this week, you are no doubt anxious and worried about the safety of your child as...

Avengers: Endgame is set to be one of the biggest cinematic events to have ever hit the silver screen, a culmination of the last 11 years of films in the...

Since we celebrate Mother's Day in the month of May, I thought it appropriate to review a book about a new mom who decides to become a Private Investigator. This...

My dearest momma, My thoughts are scattered all over and I want to put them in to words. But I am fidgeting in front of the keyboard unable to form...

Eva Ibbotson is a best-selling children's author. She was born in Vienna but fled to England with her family during the Second World War. Her books have been shortlisted for...

Welcome back to our monthly issue of ‘Home Gardener’, a blog for beginners and passionate gardeners, where we share tips on how to start your own home garden and everything...

The continuous expansion of the burgeoning DCEU has provided audiences with 2019’s first DC film, 'Shazam’. This film could either mark a refreshing change of pace for DC or be...

I thought I'd do something different this week. Instead of reviewing a book, I thought I'd interview a person. Authors become well-known in the literary world, but what about illustrators?

In the last decade or so, the quality of animated children's films has skyrocketed. These films have gone past the childish humour and wonderment and entered territories that deal with...

We train our children meticulously to be careful of strangers, making them aware of the difference between a good touch and a bad touch. Fast forward to adulthood, where we...

'Captain Marvel’ is the final film to release before Avengers: Endgame and is sure to hold many an Easter egg and hint for the plot of the upcoming film. Given...

Most of us grew up reading what are now called 'Classics', and the various tales by Enid Blyton. So, we are used to what I like to call the more...

Recently for my child’s birthday, I bought some orbeez. Buying in bulk I thought I should make sure they work and so removed 2 and inserted them into a glass...

DId you know, that February 2019 has been designated Michael Morpurgo month by Harper Collins? Did you also know that he visited Sri Lanka and conducted a programme for children...

It’s that time of the year again. You can hear music in the air and there is excitement, laughter and merriment in every corner of the island. Garlands of bright...

Welcome to the monthly issue of MIC Home Gardener, your guide to growing healthy vegetables at home and learning about their health benefits. In this issue, we are going to...

While the holiday season is well behind us, some of us are still dreading the extra pounds gained in December thanks to the feast of biriyanis, Christmas puddings and warm...