New Zealand has banned the sale of homes to foreigners after too many people started treating the island like their doomsday hideout

REUTERS/Henning Gloystein New Zealand has banned foreigners from buying property, a response to skyrocketing house prices across the nation. The housing crisis has been pinned in part on wealthy overseas investors looking for a place to escape a doomsday scenario.  US celebrities, including former TV host Matt Lauer and Paypal co-founder Peter Thiel have already snapped up […]

Xbox One Sign In error: Xbox Live status down for many gamers

UPDATE ONE: Microsoft has provided an update on tonight’s sign in issues, which are affecting all major platforms, including Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Xbox on Windows. “Our engineers and developers are actively continuing to work to resolve the issue causing some members to have problems signing in to Xbox Live. Stay tuned, and thanks […]

Mission Impossible 6 Fallout box office opening biggest of series with how many MILLIONS?

It’s the sixth film in the series arriving 22 years after the original and is only going from strength to strength. Mission: Impossible – Fallout already has the best critical reception of the franchise with 98% positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes and now has the biggest box office opening. Back in 2000, Mission: Impossible 2 […]

Best beaches in the world revealed – how many have you been to?

Best beaches in the world revealed – how many have you been to? (Image: Getty Images) The best beaches in the world have been announced by beach information platform Beach-Inspector.com.  For three years, their dedicated experts have been visiting beaches and their surroundings and assessing them using various evaluation criteria.  These range from water quality, […]

How Many Episodes of Your Fave Shows Were Ordered for Next Season?

News flash: Size does matter — at least when it comes to TV-show renewals. Back in the day, they were pretty much created equal — in other words, most series getting the go-ahead for an additional season netted a standard full-season, 22-episode order. But, with cable and streaming luring big-name talent in front of and […]

Too Many Nations Get Left in the Cold. Let's Spread Some World Cup Love

The men’s soccer World Cup is coming back to North America in 2026, and it’ll be bigger than ever. Better than ever? Probably not. The event will kick off with 48 teams, nearly one-fourth of the countries on Earth. A 50 percent expansion of the current field of 32 will be bloated, diluted and incredibly […]

Diabetes type 2: Drink this many glasses of fruit juice a day to control blood sugar

DIABETES type 2 is a condition that causes a person’s blood sugar level to become too high. While it’s common, if it isn’t managed properly or it’s left untreated it can lead to various health complications. A healthy diet can help manage your blood sugar level, and as part of this you should drink a […]