Tuesday, November 20, 2018

These adverts on display at a GP surgery are bizarre yet compelling

These adverts on display at a GP surgery are bizarre yet compelling You’ll want to get a flu jab after seeing some of these. (Helen Zaltzman/PA) Waiting in a doctor’s surgery is not usually...

Idlib assault looms as Syria summit begins

Idlib assault looms as Syria summit begins Each of the three nations involved has its own interests in the long war in Syria. Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Presidential Press...

Brazil presidential campaign in doubt after leading candidate stabbed

Brazil presidential campaign in doubt after leading candidate stabbed A knife-wielding man stabbed far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro at a campaign rally on Thursday. Jair Bolsonaro grimaces after being stabbed in the stomach (AP...

FTSE 100 pulled lower by miners on trade fears

FTSE 100 pulled lower by miners on trade fears Investors are waiting for the outcome of a consultation on US tariffs. Mining stocks dragged the FTSE 100 lower (Xstrata/PA) London’s top-flight stocks stumbled for...

Gun plans for 3D printers on social media platforms

Gun plans for 3D printers on social media platforms   Twitter and Facebook have been criticised after gun plans for 3D printers were found on their platforms (stock picture) Twitter and Facebook have been...

Serbia-Kosovo land swap ‘could settle dispute once and for all’

Serbia-Kosovo land swap ‘could settle dispute once and for all’ There are fears that such a move could also reignite tensions between the two former foes. A view on street in Presevo, Serbia...

Carlsberg to replace plastic ring can holders with recyclable glue

Carlsberg to replace plastic ring can holders with recyclable glue Undated handout photo issued by Carlsberg of their new Snap Pack, which they have come up with as a solution to the...

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley faces kicking over failings

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley faces kicking over failings Two influential advisory groups have recommended that shareholders vote against the billionaire’s re-election as chief executive at the company’s AGM. Shareholders have been urged...

Frogs, whales and snakes created for threatened species Bake Off competition

Frogs, whales and snakes created for threatened species Bake Off competition The online contest by the Australian government was aimed at raising awareness about the country’s vulnerable plants and animals. This growling grass...

Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie

Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie A thin layer of dust is visible on Curiosity, the result of a storm that enveloped Mars this summer. The Curiosity rover at Vera Rubin Ridge...

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Irish journalist becomes Bloomberg boss, running London bureau

Irish journalist becomes Bloomberg boss, running London bureau Irish journalist Neil Callanan has been appointed as London bureau chief of Bloomberg Irish journalist Neil Callanan has...

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