Sunday, January 21, 2018

Economy

CMA Awards: 51st annual ceremony was one of its most political and emotional to...

The 2017 Country Music Association Awards marked one of its most political and emotional shows in years, as the night offered powerful moments focused on unifying...

Labour ready for Theresa May’s government to collapse at any time, says Deputy Leader...

Labour’s deputy leader says the current political turmoil could topple Theresa May at any time, as he suggested Priti Patel’s secret meetings in Israel had been...

Grenfell Tower: Jeremy Corbyn demands £1bn to install sprinklers in all high-rise social housing

Jeremy Corbyn has called on the Chancellor to set aside £1 billion in the Budget to retrofit sprinklers in all high-rise social housing blocks. In the wake...

A quiet week ahead of us when it comes to the global economy, but...

It looks like it’ll be a quiet week – or at least a quiet week in global economics, for who knows what might happen in politics...

Iranian women who refuse to wear hijabs filmed standing up to men telling them...

New videos have emerged of women defying Iran's law obliging women to wear hijabs in public. Part of the "White Wednesdays" online campaign against compulsory headscarves, the women have filmed...

Billionaires and royals are rushing to teach their kids Mandarin

Learning a second language has been proven to offer a swath of cognitive, health, and educational benefits. It improves brain development, can protect against dementia, and...

Madonna’s recent economy class flight was not about cost – she just wanted to...

There has been much amusement at the sight of Madonna (net worth £580m) taking a budget flight from Lisbon to London, but I am not sure...

Mauritius and The Maldives: enjoy a winter break in paradise

It may be a rainy afternoon at London Gatwick as you step aboard flight BA2069, but that really doesn’t matter. In less than 12 hours, you’ll...

Jerome Powell announced as new Federal Reserve Chairman

President Donald Trump has announced Jerome Powell as his pick to become the new chair of the Federal Reserve – a move that is unlikely to...

TV news reporter hits back at body-shaming viewer who said she looks ‘ridiculous’

An American TV news reporter has spoken out in response to a woman who bodyshamed her on social media.  Demetria Obilor works for ABC’s WFAA in Dallas,...