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Science

POLL – Should BP and Shell face windfall tax after massive

BP’s annual profits more than doubled in 2022 to $28billion (£23billion), while Shell announced record annual profits of $39.9billion (£32.2billion) as a result of higher gas prices following Russia‘s invasion of Ukraine last February. So do you think energy giants should face tougher windfall tax measures? Vote in our poll. The significant increases in profits […]

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Boxing

returns India’s Tour of Australia to Face Shock as Steve Smith Returns

returns The upcoming India tour of Australia is set to be one of the most highly anticipated cricket series of the year. With the return of former captain Steve Smith, the Aussies are expected to put up a tough challenge for the Indian team. The Australian team has been in good form in recent months, […]

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Business

Hispanic dialysis patients face 40% higher risk of staph

Hispanic dialysis patients face a 40% higher risk of developing a staph bloodstream infection compared with whites, underscoring economic and racial disparities in the U.S. health-care system, according to new data released Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Adults on dialysis for kidney failure were 100 times more likely to contract staph […]

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Finance

1.4 million Britons face mortgage repayment rise

The central bank raised the UK’s base rate for the tenth consecutive time in a row last week as it attempted to mitigate the impact of inflation on the economy. Despite this interest rate hike offering some good news for savers, people in debt and those with a mortgage are likely to lose out in […]

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Travel

Cruise crew face luggage ‘nightmare’ on Virgin Voyages

Virgin Voyages VIP guests are known as rockstars and get their very own rockstar agent to cater to their every need. The cruise joined rockstar agent, Natalia, as she helped some rockstar guests prepare for a birthday. Natalia, said: “In five minutes I can take a shower, I can wear my uniform, I can do […]

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Science

Face of 9,500-year-old Palestinian man brought back to life

The face of a 9,500-year-old man from the Middle East has been brought back to life in a stunning new reconstruction created using 3D scans. The skull — which was discovered by the British archaeologist Dame Kathleen Kenyon, near the city of Jericho, back in 1953 — belonged to a man over the age of […]

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MMA

Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler to Coach ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ Season 31 and Face Off Later This Year

Conor McGregor, the former UFC champion who hasn’t fought since his tibia was broken in a bout against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 on July 10, 2021, will coach against Michael Chandler on the upcoming season of TUF 31, according to an announcement by UFC president Dana White on Saturday morning. Team McGregor vs. Team […]

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Showbiz

Coronation Street’s Abi Franklin reunion with face from the past

Last year, it was revealed Abi (played by Sally Carman) and Imran Habeeb (Charlie De Melo) had a one-night stand with each other, resulting in the mechanic falling pregnant. Before the revelation, she fell back into taking drugs and fought hard to get herself back on track for her son. Imran later died after a […]

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Travel

GymDogs Travel to LSU to Face Tigers Friday Night – University of

Meet Information No. 17 Georgia at No. 9 LSU Friday, February 3 | 9:00 p.m. ET | Maravich Center | Baton Rouge, La.    Watch: SEC Network  MEDIA GUIDE MEET NOTES   ATHENS, Ga. — The University of Georgia gymnastics team is on the road again, traveling to Baton Rouge to face the LSU Tigers on Friday, […]

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Sports

Man Utd face Mason Greenwood dilemma as charges against player

Manchester United footballer Mason Greenwood has had all charges against him dropped. The player was facing allegations – all from the same woman – of attempted rape, controlling and coercive behaviour, and assault. The Greater Manchester Police (GMP) on Thursday confirmed that the charges had been dropped. An investigation began last year after Greenwood was arrested on […]