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'Disgraceful' axing of over-75s BBC TV licence will plunge 50,000 pensioners into poverty

Free BBC TV licences finally drew to a close for over-75s across the UK at the start of August. Britain’s biggest campaign group for...

Plunge in sunlight could have caused 'snowball Earth' – and it could happen again

Snowball Earths differ to Ice Ages as they are much harsher, and see the entire planet coated in freezing conditions. This has happened at...

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling rises after dramatic plunge to three-month low

The pound is currently trading at 1.10997 against the euro, according to Bloomberg at the time of writing. Michael Brown, currency expert at international payments...

FTSE 100 LIVE: Global stcoks plunge amid fears of second coronavirus wave

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 6.9 percent, the S&P 500 lost 5.89 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 5.27 percent.  Europe’s broad FTSEurofirst 300 index went...

UK house prices plunge to 10-year low – but new hope for housing market

Figures published by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) show its headline house price balance has slumped to -32 percent in May. This is...

German exports plunge to lowest in 70 years amid coronavirus lockdown fallout

The German Chamber of Commerce and Industry has issued a dire warning that it expects exports from the world's fourth-biggest economy to decline by...

UK coronavirus deaths lowest since lockdown BEGAN as cases plunge to two-month low

Matt Hancock has announced that the UK has seen the lowest number of coronavirus cases since March 25. The Health Secretary pointed to the latest...

Property: City prices to plunge due to 'mass exodus to the country' says Kirstie Allsopp

Agencies are predicting a slump in house prices. Knight Frank, estate agent, claims there will be a seven percent fall across the UK. It also predicted...

Sky News host sent into meltdown as he warns of dire UK economy plunge 'never seen before'

The business journalist stated the contraction in the economy is off the scale following the release of the PMI's flash figures. Mr King stated...

Coca Cola crisis: Sales plunge by quarter in April as coronavirus crisis hits drinks giant

Since the beginning of April, sales volumes have dropped by around 25 percent, but had been growing by about three percent until the end...

Rishi Sunak likely to HIKE TAXES after coronavirus – warning as UK income faces 10% plunge

Analysis by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found Government borrowing by the end of the coronavirus health crisis will soar to at...

RAM sees lower full-year inflation of 0.7% amid oil price plunge

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s inflation outlook for 2020 has become significantly more dovish amid the plunge in global oil prices, according to RAM Ratings. “While...

Asian stocks fall in volatile session after historic Wall St plunge

TOKYO: Asian shares fell on Tuesday in a topsy-turvy session following one of Wall Street’s biggest one-day routs in history as headlines about the...

China’s Feb auto sales plunge 79%, biggest monthly drop ever

BEIJING: Auto sales in China plunged 79% in February, marking their biggest ever monthly decline, with demand pummelled by the coronavirus outbreak.Sales in the...

Australian shares plunge 7.4%, worst drop since 2008

SYDNEY: Australian stocks plunged 7.4 percent Thursday, the worst one-day drop since the financial crisis in 2008, hammered by fears over the economic impact...

Greece holidays: Take the plunge in amazing Athens

The Divani Apollon Palace on the stylish Vouliagmeni coast (Image: Handout)THE VIBE  On the outskirts of the Greek capital Athens, sits a majestic hotel, the...

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QAnon goes European

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That Mansions of Madness video game adaptation is now an Arkham Horror game

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World's Largest Solar Farm to Be Built in Australia – But They Won't Get The Power

ByPeter Dockrill A major renewable energy project in Australia billed as the world's largest solar farm in development has had its proposed location revealed. The AUD$...