‘Deeply unhappy’ Sarah Ferguson continues public charm offensive after royal wedding snub

Sarah Ferguson, the ex wife of Prince Andrew, 58, visited Huddersfield yesterday. The Duchess of York seemed in good spirits despite reports she is “deeply unhappy” about matters related to royal wedding invitations. On Monday last week it was reported that Fergie, the mother of Prince Harry’s cousins, Princess Eugenie, 28, and Princess Beatrice, 29, […]

Hawaii’s Big Island Declared ‘Major Disaster’ by Trump Administration as Eruption Continues

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Sydney Kings signing spree continues

IT has taken a decade of courting, but talented Sudanese-born big man Deng Deng is finally playing in the NBL after penning a two-year deal with the Sydney Kings. Kings assistant coach Lanard Copeland has long tracked Deng’s promising career, hoping to one day work alongside the 203cm (6’8”), 98kg (216lb) power forward. Now Copeland’s […]

Venice to ban new takeaway food shops opening in the city – as mass tourism continues

Venice has attempted to tackle the problem of over-tourism with a ban on food takeaway shops from opening for three years. Many tourists choose to buy from the takeaways as they explore the city and its historical sights. This, in turn, causes a large amount of litter to plague the small city. It has also […]

Heartland Tech Weekly: In Pittsburgh, big tech continues to lure university grads to the Valley

Research universities are often pointed to as one of the most important drivers of tech activity in the Heartland. They not only provide a pipeline of talent for established tech companies, but can help facilitate the creation of startups if they give students and researchers the resources to help them start their own companies. But what […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Positive sterling continues 11-month high

The pound has continued to improve against the euro as it sees 11-month highs. The exchange rate is currently trading at 1.156, following on from yesterday’s figures. Whilst it is a slight dip from the beginning of the week which opened at 1.159, it is still much higher than it has been in months. Yet […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Strong sterling continues despite UK economic growth drop

The pound has retained its strength against the euro today with it holding at 1.147. It briefly saw highs of 1.150 this week before dropping back down. The exchange rate has had a steady week in comparison to recent months where the fluctuation has caused uncertainty. It follows a strong week previously which continued to […]

MSF: Medical crisis looms as Israel continues bloody crackdown on Gaza protesters

With at least four Palestinians killed and 250 injured on Friday alone, aid workers say they fear Gaza’s medical facilities will not be able to cope with the influx of wounded protesters participating in the Great Return March. Read more Marie-Elisabeth Ingres, who heads Doctors Without Borders’ (MSF) Palestine mission, told RT that the medical […]

BBC weather forecast: HEAVY downpours to batter UK as snow continues to fall in Scotland

The BBC Breakfast weather report was presented by Sarah Keith-Lucas, who reported the forecast from Rainham Marshes in Essex. Explaining the contrast in weather in the west and the south, she said: “We’re going to be keeping the dry and the mild weather for many eastern parts. “Whereas further west we’ve got weather fronts moving […]