Saturday, July 21, 2018

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Housing market hit by political uncertainty in October, says Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

The UK housing market continued to soften in October according to the latest survey of chartered surveyors as political uncertainty bit into confidence. The net balance of surveyors reporting price...

Miss Bumbum 2017: Brazilian pageant contestants wear meat bikinis in statement against sexual harassment

Contestants at a beauty pageant in Brazil wore “beef bikinis” to protest against sexual assault and harassment. Five models in the Miss Bumbum competition posed in the...

Donald Trump says he doesn’t blame China for taking advantage of America

President Donald Trump has criticised the “very one-sided and unfair” trade relationship between the US and China, but stopped short of castigating Chinese President Xi Jinping...

Britain would be ‘booming’ if it weren’t for Brexit, says Bank of England Governor...

  Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has said the UK economy should be “booming” but Brexit is holding it back. “Since the referendum, what we're seeing is...

Gig economy lawyer says Gym Group may have questions to answer over contracts

A law firm that has brought claims against Uber and Deliveroo over their employment practices says the Gym Group may have legal questions to answer over...

Boris Johnson lavishes praise on Donald Trump in Fox News interview

Under-fire Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has lavished praise on Donald Trump during an interview with Fox News, lauding the US President for “penetrating corners of the...

US and China sign trade deals worth $250bn on Trump trip as he vows...

China and the United States have signed additional business agreements valued at $250bn during President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, though some were less than binding commercial...

Iranian TV welcomes Boris Johnson’s ‘unintended confession’ about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe ‘plot’

Boris Johnson has come under renewed pressure over his mistaken comments about a British woman imprisoned in Tehran after Iranian state TV said the remarks were...

Vodafone-CityFibre deal targets ultra-fast broadband expansion for 5 million homes and businesses

Telecoms giant Vodafone said on Thursday it would partner with CityFibre, a wholesale fibre network infrastructure provider, to bring ultrafast broadband to up to 5 million...

Faroe Island whale hunts: Grisly photos show mass slaughter of dolphins and pilot whales

Grisly photos of the Faroe Islands traditional “grindadrap”, which sees migrating pilot whales and dolphins herded towards the shore and slaughtered, have been released by a campaign group. Bright red blood...