Instagram apologises to Bella Hadid for removing post
Instagram has apologised to Palestinian-Dutch supermodel Bella Hadid after she criticised the social media platform for removing a post she shared.
The 23-year-old earlier this week posted that showed a picture of her father’s passport with his birthplace listed as Palestine.
Instagram has apologised to Palestinian-Dutch supermodel Bella Hadid after she criticised the social media platform for removing a post she shared that showed a picture of her father’s passport with his birthplace listed as Palestine.
According to Page Six, a United States-based news outlet, a spokesperson for Instagram’s parent company Facebook said the photo should not have been removed.
“To protect the privacy of our community, we don’t allow people to post personal information, such as passport numbers, on Instagram. In this case, the passport number was blurred out, so this content shouldn’t have been removed,” the spokesperson said.
“We’ve restored the content ...
Glee star Naya Rivera missing after boat trip with son
Authorities say former Glee star Naya Rivera is missing and being searched for at a Southern California lake.
The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department late Wednesday confirmed that Rivera, 33, is the person being searched for in the waters of Lake Piru, which is approximately 56 miles (90 kilometers) northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
KNBC reported late Wednesday that Rivera rented a pontoon boat at the Lake Piru reservoir Wednesday and that her young son was found on the boat wearing a life vest. Rivera’s identification was found on the boat. Sheriff’s officials launched a boat and helicopter search Wednesday afternoon, but that had been suspended by nighttime. The search will continue early Thursday.
“We’re going on the belief that she did go in the water and we have not been able to locate her. So this may well be a case of drowning,” Captain Eric Buschow said during a ...
Meghan Markle teams up with Michelle Obama for 2020 Girl Up Leadership
Meghan Markle will join the force as a special guest at the 2020 Girl Up Leadership Summit, which is scheduled to be held virtually this year from July 13 to 15.
The Duchess of Sussex is teaming up with some big names to speak about gender equality and the need for social change.
The event will mark the first engagement for Meghan announced ahead of time since she stepped down from her senior royal role.
"The present is female! But don’t take our word for it. Hear Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex’s advice for global girls leaders when she takes the stage at the 2020 @GirlUp Leadership Summit, happening virtually July 13-15!" GirlUp said in the official tweet breaking the news on Tuesday.
Also on the roster for the three-day event is former First Lady Michelle Obama, becoming, and in spring 2019 during Obama’s second stop in London for the book ...