Anwar writes on culture, sports, urban affairs, Latin America, innovation and travel.
Surviving the most gruelling desert marathons
Torontonian Paul Borlinha will attempt to conquer a 400-kilometre ultramarathon in the Gobi Desert.
Wondereur puts art into otherwise unreachable hands
Online market for art expected to double from $1.6 billion within five years, but traditional art auctions are expected to endure.
Hungry? Homefed app connects eaters with home-cooked meals
In the spirit of underground supper clubs, Homefed wants to connect kitchen wizards with people who like to eat.
TV star wardrobe only a click away
Sarah Juma is not much of a fashionista so she came up with an app that allows people to buy the outfits that TV star’s wear.
Slave Lake looks ahead, one year after fire
A year after the fires that wiped out a third of Slave Lake, the wounds to its collective psyche are still healing.