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Automotive

‘Two areas of concern’ remain for electric car uptake as drivers ditch petrol and diesel

MAJOR changes need to be made to the UK’s electric car infrastructure to ensure that drivers have the confidence to switch, according to new research. Source link

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Canada

Quebec senator leaving Conservative caucus but says he will remain a member of party | CBC News

A Quebec senator is leaving the Conservative caucus to join the Canadian Senators Group (CSG), but will remain a member of the Conservative party. Sen. Larry Smith’s switch to the CSG was first announced via the group’s official Twitter account and later confirmed by Smith’s office on Thursday. Smith’s departure from the Conservative caucus comes […]

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Travel

Confirmed: Final two West Indies vs India T20Is to remain in Florida

India lead the series 2-1. India and West Indies have been cleared to travel to the United States of America (USA) for the last two T20Is of the ongoing series to be played in Lauderhill, Florida on Saturday (August 6) and Sunday (August 7) respectively. After uncertainty lingered over the US Visas for some of […]

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Canada

Passengers with disabilities say they want to remain in wheelchairs on flights | CBC News

When James Glasbergen boarded an Air Transat flight departing from Toronto to London on June 30, he was excited to begin his journey to see the Rolling Stones play live in Europe. What the 46-year-old quadriplegic man from Kitchener, Ont., wasn’t looking forward to was getting out of his custom-fitted electric wheelchair and into an […]

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Travel

ECP officials predict travel numbers will remain strong

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport in Bay County experienced an unprecedented 1.6 million passengers in 2021. “Last week we reported to the airport board that we were down a little bit over our numbers from ‘21, but as we talked about, ‘21 was unprecedented in our amount of activity,” said […]

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Sports

Commonwealth Games: England clinical against Northern Ireland to remain unbeaten

England held a 38-15 lead at half-time and head coach Jess Thirlby used the 60 minutes to change up their line-up and run different combinations during the 71-27 victory; England take on Uganda in their next group match on Tuesday night and will aim to maintain their unbeaten record Last Updated: 01/08/22 7:42pm England remain […]

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UK

Prince Philip’s will to remain private as court rejects appeal

Lawyers for the newspaper argued that the private hearing, called to decide that Prince Philip’s will should remain secret, was a serious interference with the principle of open justice. But in a ruling yesterday, Sir Geoffrey Vos and Dame Victoria Sharp, sitting with Lady Justice King, dismissed the paper’s appeal, arguing they could not see […]

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Life Style

Prince William chose low-key name at university to remain anonymous – but it didn’t stick

Prince William, 40, attended university in the early 2000s, however, had to use a different name whilst studying to appear low-key. The Prince, second-in-line to the throne, is now known as the Duke of Cambridge. However, at the University of St Andrews, William chose to use a more ordinary name around his peers. The royal […]

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Finance

Traders expect European gas prices to remain elevated for years to come

Traders expect European gas prices to remain elevated for years to come, pushed higher by supply strains, even after Russian president Vladimir Putin allowed flows to resume last week through a critical pipeline. The price of gas set to be delivered to Europe at this time of year in 2023 and 2024 is near its […]

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UK

Princess Diana’s brother launches scathing attack on BBC: ‘Serious questions remain’

Princess Diana: Ed Perkins on public’s reaction to funeral A report published last year concluded BBC journalist Martin Bashir had tricked Earl Spencer into setting up a meeting with her by producing fake bank statements which suggested Diana was being bugged by the security services and two senior aides were being paid to provide information […]