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Science

EU bullies threaten to CUT expert’s funding if he doesn’t leave UK: ‘Hand it over’

Dr Nicholas Walton, a Cambridge University astrophysicist, was awarded funding as part of the EU’s £80billion flagship and innovation programme. He is one of a handful of British scientists promised funding through Horizon Europe. This is the programme the UK was meant to take part in – as negotiated in the 2020 Trade and Cooperation Agreement – so British […]

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Canada

Delayed diagnosis led to infant losing legs and hand, family claims in $31.7M lawsuit | CBC News

Kamryn Bond’s hospital stay when she was 11 months old had life-altering consequences.  Now 12 years old, Kamryn was admitted to the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital in Grande Prairie on Feb. 19, 2011. Just over five weeks later, both her legs were amputated below the knees, along with her right hand and three fingers on her left […]

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Travel

‘Golden rule’ Effective hand washing tips to save space in your suitcase

Doing laundry while on holiday may seem like a tedious chore, but it can work wonders on saving space in your suitcase. Keeping your clothes clean while away is surprisingly easy too, all you need to know is a few quick hacks to simplify the process. Express.co.uk spoke to The Grand Hotel and Spa’s executive housekeeper Lisa […]

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Finance

Toshiba: weak yen strengthens hand of foreign bidders

Toshiba may be about to make history for the second time. Foreign buyout groups may reportedly offer up to ¥3tn ($22bn) for the troubled Japanese conglomerate. If a deal goes through, it would be Japan’s biggest takeover. The second largest would then be Bain’s purchase of Toshiba’s memory chip unit four years ago. The weakness […]

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Travel

‘Avoid checking-in bags!’ Simon Calder issues baggage warning – ‘Only take hand luggage’

Despite the ongoing travel chaos, Simon said that the majority of passengers will still get away on holiday. He said: “It’s a mess but having said that the vast majority of us are going to get to our destination. “You might have delays.” He said he had spoken to people who had waited five hours […]

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Weird

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Travel

Hand luggage: ‘Bundle’ packing method will ‘avoid wrinkles’ and ‘save space’

Airline luggage restrictions can result in unexpected additional costs for holidaymakers. However, packing strategically can ensure you fit everything into your suitcase that you need, without the risk of incurring a fee. According to Adam Ewart, CEO and founder of Send My Bag, points out that while rolling is one popular method of packing, there […]

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Travel

Ryanair: Diabetic woman stranded after airline claims her hand luggage is ‘too big’

Teresa Bruce was told she couldn’t board the plane at Alicante due to the size of her hand luggage. Bruce, 63, had been visiting Benidorm with friends. She was left irate and worried as she was unable to access her medication for her diabetes. Teresa said she was in the queue when a member of […]

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Business

GM investing $81 million to hand build ultra-exclusive Cadillac Celestiq electric cars

Front driver’s side view of the Celestiq show car, which GM is expected to unveil in late-July. GM DETROIT – General Motors on Wednesday said it is investing $81 million at its global design and technology campus in suburban Detroit to hand build the upcoming Cadillac Celestiq – a new electric flagship car for the […]

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World

Sick Russian despot Putin grabs table so hard his hand BULGES with raised veins

This time, in a meeting with Sergey Kulikov, RusNano State Corporation CEO, the Russian President could be seen holding onto the desk so hard his veins buldged. He was previously seen gripping a table for 13 minutes straight in a meeting released by Russian state TV.  Since a potential invasion of Ukraine was on the cards, […]