Focus on the big picture.
Friday, Aug 19, 2022
Add Your News
George Soros: The heroism of the Ukrainians is reminiscent of the defenders of Budapest in 1944
George Soros: “Brave Ukrainians are now on the frontline and risking their lives in an onslaught that reminds me of the siege of Budapest in 1944 and the siege of Sarajevo in 1993.”
(For those who do not know, the defenders of Budapest in 1944 were the Nazis and Hungarians, their allies).
Scots mechanic turned soldier hailed a war hero by Ukrainians
A Scot fighting Russia on the Ukrainian frontline has been hailed as a hero in his adopted country.
Why workers just won’t stop quitting
The Great Resignation was triggered by the pandemic – so why aren’t resignations slowing down now as it wanes?
Missed your grades? Here’s what you can do
Hazel Shearing looks at the options - in a minute - if your A-levels weren't what you were hoping for.
Growing share of under-30s pay unaffordable rent
People under 30 are facing a brewing cost-of-living crisis, new figures shared with the BBC suggest.
Saudi woman given 34-year prison sentence for using Twitter
Salma al-Shehab, a Leeds University student, was charged with following and retweeting dissidents and activists
Party leader? Finland’s highly-celebrated female PM displays a whole different definition
Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin has whipped up a social media storm after a leaked video appeared to show the premier taking her role as “party leader” to a whole new level.
Meta steps up information control ahead of US elections
Facebook's parent company is imposing strict controls on information related to the upcoming midterm elections
Inflation is causing real pain. But raising interest rates will make it worse
Rate hikes could induce a recession and hurt ordinary people. We need price stabilisation measures instead
Apple targets Sept. 7 for iPhone 14 launch in flurry of devices
Apple is aiming to hold a launch event on Sept. 7 to unveil the iPhone 14 line, according to people with knowledge of the matter, rolling out the latest version of a product tha...
Airbnb introduces new ‘anti-party technology’
Bookings will be screened for a combination of age, trip length and other factors
High-End Rustic Interiors From Around The World
High-end modern rustic home interiors with textured lime wall stucco, chunky wooden accent furniture, and handmade ceramic home accessories.
Subscribe also to our WhatsApp channel:
Add Your News