Since its inception in 2018, the Nedbank International Polo has become the crown jewel of South Africa’s equestrian calendar, drawing an elite crowd who prefer the finer things in life. Naturally, the event is a perfect match for Aperol Spritz, an iconic cocktail synonymous with casual sophistication.

 

Hollywood exes Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s bitter divorce battle continues. Brangelina, as they were once known, have been fighting over the French vineyard ever since Angelina filed for divorce in 2016.

 

The following athletes’ triumphs over alcohol addiction are their success tales.

 

In an unfortunate incident, Leonardo da Vinci’s renowned masterpiece “Mona Lisa” was targeted by two protestors at the esteemed Louvre Museum in Paris, France, on Sunday. The protestors chose an unusual tactic, hurling canned soup onto the priceless painting in an act that shocked museum-goers.

 

Celebrities sure love their booze… or do they?

 

Have you ever wondered whether you share your favourite firewater with someone famous? Maybe it’s the humble can of beer, or cup of store bought sake, or maybe it’s just the opposite– the glittering Springbank Whiskey; the wide and varied world of alcohol surely has a drop to suit almost every palette, and famous drinkers are wide ranging too. Iconic painters, powerful politicians, great orators of the theatre, and fashion design extraordinaires all imbibe and enjoy a drink– Absinthe was a common subject of Picasso’s paintings, while the American author, William Faulkner, went so far as to attribute civilization to distillation. 

 

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s Chateau Miraval is making headlines again. This after Jolie decided to sell her 50% stake in the French Winery to Russian oligarch Yuri Shefler without Pitt’s consent.

 

Beer brand Bud Light has been subject to bomb threats, which resulted in a bomb squad being dispatched to an Anheuser-Busch facility in Los Angeles after authorities said they had uncovered a threatening email.

 

When Seth Meyers appeared as a guest on “The Late Late Show with James Corden on 17 April 2023, Rihanna’s name came up as a favourite past guest.

 

A Spain Court has sentenced two people to four and half years in prison after the theft of €1.6m (£1.4m) worth of expensive wine from a high-end restaurant at the Atrio hotel in the city of Cáceres in a heist that made headlines around the globe.