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Monthly Archives: May, 2018

US Ramps Up Sanctions Against Iran’s ‘Plotting’

President Donald Trump has thrown down the gauntlet to Iran by imposing sanctions on six individuals and three companies with ties to the country’s Revolutionary Guard. US Treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin claims they helped the guard to fund ‘malign activity’...

Is Anyone Really Controlling The UK Economy?

The UK economy is performing weaker than expected, which has forced the Bank of England to put a hold on plans to increase interest rates. The bank’s influential rate-setting monetary policy committee sat on their hands and adopted a wait-and-see...

Top Soccer Clubs Tighten Grip On Euro Leagues

The European football season is ending - but rather than offering excitement and tension, the same teams keep winning titles. Statistics show that the teams ending as champions in each league have taken the title 25 times out of 30...

Fight Cancer In Your Sleep With Grid Computing

Secret mining apps buried in browser extensions have caused a stir because they soak up excess computer processing power to let hackers make money from cryptocurrency. But the hackers have just found a different way to utilise idle computer power. If...

US Federal Reserve Holds Fast On Hiking Interest Rates

The US Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged for another month as inflation levels out near the target for the economy. The rate setting Federal Open Market Committee decision was unanimous. The last time rates went up were in March,...

Flat Earth Talk Keeps Going Around The Same Old Arguments

Although more than 200 flat Earth believers from all over the world crammed into Britain’s first Flat Earth Convention, those that flew failed to spot the curvature of the planet. Scientists and mathematicians have shown the Earth to be round...

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Trump And Teenager Go Toe To Toe Over Climate Change Spat

A David and Goliath battle between US President Donald Trump and teenage climate change campaigner Greta Thunberg has broken...

Pineapples Are The Best Way To Keep Snorers Quiet

The best remedy to stop your partner snoring and keeping you awake is a pineapple, say scientists. But the solution is not to ram the...

Millions Face Losing WhatsApp Messaging In Big Switch Off

Millions of users of the social media network WhatsApp face a crunch time within a few days as the app will go offline for...

What You Need To Know About The Deadly Coronavirus

The outbreak of  deadly coronavirus in China has led to the death of nine people and left hundreds more infected. The virus is centred on...

New App Will Stop Forgotten Signups Taking Your Money

How many times have you signed up for a trial subscription service and forgotten to cancel the payment? Everyone is guilty, but now a new...