Sport

‘I’m still the best,’ insists Kenenisa Bekele before London Marathon tilt

Kenenisa Bekele insists he still deserves to be considered the greatest distance runner in history despite Eliud Kipchoge’s brilliant world marathon record in Berlin last week. The 40-year-old Bekele, who will run the London Marathon on Sunday, paid tribute to his great rival’s achievements over 26.2 miles but he also made it clear that if […]

Lifestyle

Outsourced children’s care homes provide poorer quality care

For-profit children’s homes provide poorer quality services for children in care than homes run by Local Authorities, according to research from the University of Oxford’s Department for Social Policy and Intervention. Dr. Anders Bach-Mortensen, Carlsberg Foundation Visiting Fellow from Oxford’s Department for Social Policy and Intervention, says, “It is well known, huge profits are being […]

Business

Reducing energy waste key to meeting climate goals

Embracing decentralised power grids may be the way forward in building out renewable energy capacity to reach global climate goals, the CEO of investment firm Sustainable Development Capital said on Monday. Speaking on a panel at the Reuters IMPACT sustainability conference in central London, Jonathan Maxwell said U.S. electricity challenges showed a need to “focus […]

Technology

Multiple makers reveal their upcoming AMD B650 motherboards

As the official launch of B650 motherboards closes in, multiple manufacturers have begun to preview some of their upcoming models. Budget-oriented consumers can celebrate as the B650 boards start at a much more reasonable sub-$200 range. Last month, AMD officially released its new Zen 4 architecture and Ryzen 7000 series processors. Subsequently, manufacturers began to […]

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Dad-of-three banned from owning dogs after bulldog savages police officer

A father-of three has been barred from ever owning a dog after the bulldog he owned attacked a police officer who was trying to assist him. Bodeane Rostron had been lying in the road on September 18 2021 when he was spotted by officer Michelle Murphy, who got out of her van to assist him […]

Sport

BYU hit by fresh allegations of racist abuse from crowd at athletic event

Fresh allegations of racist slurs being used at a BYU athletic event have emerged, a month after similar claims involving the Duke volleyball team. Five women’s soccer players from a visiting team told the Guardian they heard the N-word being directed at them and their teammates from the crowd during a game at BYU in […]

Lifestyle

New study examines epilepsy awareness and treatment satisfaction in Finland

ESiOR OY—a health economics and outcomes research expert company—along with University Pharmacy, University of Eastern Finland Pharmacy, and biopharma company UCB Pharma Oy Finland studied Finnish epilepsy patients and their close relations’ epilepsy awareness and treatment satisfaction. According to the study partners, these aspects have not been studied in Finland before. The survey responders were […]

Business

U.N. agency warns of recession linked to ‘imprudent’ monetary policy

A United Nations agency warned on Monday of the risk of a monetary policy-induced global recession that would have especially serious consequences for developing countries and called for a new strategy. “Excessive monetary tightening could usher in a period of stagnation and economic instability” for some countries, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development […]

Technology

Google delisted six billion alleged ‘pirate’ links in ten years

Takedown requests from copyright holders have reached an all-time high of six billion URLs. So Google is working with content owners to blacklist rights-infringing websites before its algorithms can even index them. As a result, the search giant has removed billions of results linking to pirated materials. Requests for content delisting from Google Search results […]

News

Grandparents could be able to claim up to £3,000 – all you need to know

Grandparents are being encouraged to check if they are eligible to claim up to £3,000 from the Government. With the cost of living crisis and rising childcare costs, some families rely on older relatives for childcare help. But many are not aware they can be financially compensated for their time. In fact, grandparents could be […]