Rishi’s three Rs for post-lockdown Britain: Chancellor announces plans to ‘relight the economy’

Rishi Sunak has set out his ‘three Rs’ plan for a post-lockdown Britain: ‘Relight’ the economy, ‘Return’ to work, and ‘Re-open’ schools.  The Chancellor’s new programme is intended to save Britain from economic disaster amid the ‘worst ever’ recession brought about during the coronavirus crisis.  Mr Sunak said that Britons should ‘safely’ return to work, … Read more Rishi’s three Rs for post-lockdown Britain: Chancellor announces plans to ‘relight the economy’

UK announces 11 more coronavirus deaths in early count, taking total number of victims to 46,639

Another 11 coronavirus victims have been confirmed in the UK today, with NHS England announcing six more deaths and Public Health Wales reporting five.  Today marks the 27th day in a row that Scotland has recorded zero new fatalities. Northern Ireland also reported none in the last 24 hours. The early count — which only includes hospital … Read more UK announces 11 more coronavirus deaths in early count, taking total number of victims to 46,639

Hyundai unveils its self-driving car company, Motional, announces plans for robotaxi fleet by 2022 

Hyundai unveils its self-driving car company, Motional, and announces plans to roll out a fleet of robotaxis by 2022 Hyundai announced its autonomous vehicle company is now called Motional The carmaker says it will start fully testing driverless systems this year  Motional represents a $4 billion venture with self-driving tech company Aptiv By Dan Avery … Read more Hyundai unveils its self-driving car company, Motional, announces plans for robotaxi fleet by 2022 

Seattle police chief announces resignation after City Council vote to defund police

Seattle’s chief of police has announced her resignation just hours after the City Council approved proposals on Monday that would reduce the police department by as many as 100 officers.   The action called for by BLM protesters has been strongly opposed by Mayor Jenny Durkan and Police Chief Carmen Best, who quit in protest.  In … Read more Seattle police chief announces resignation after City Council vote to defund police

Putin announces registration of first coronavirus vaccine

Vladimir Putin claimed today that Russia has a coronavirus vaccine and said one of his daughters has already been injected – prompting widespread scepticism because the jab has not yet passed clinical trials.   Putin announced that Russia had become the first country to register a vaccine, claiming it has ‘passed all the necessary tests’ and … Read more Putin announces registration of first coronavirus vaccine

Kelly Clarkson announces she’ll be filling in for Simon Cowell on AGT live shows after he broke back

Simon Cowell will be MIA from America’s Got Talent when the show resumes live episodes on Tuesday after he broke his back on Saturday. And on Monday afternoon, Kelly Clarkson announced on her social media that she will be filling in for the 60-year-old entertainment mogul. ‘No worries America, someone far wiser, cooler and hotter … Read more Kelly Clarkson announces she’ll be filling in for Simon Cowell on AGT live shows after he broke back

UK announces more coronavirus deaths

A further seven deaths from the coronavirus have been confirmed in Britain today, with six in English hospitals and one in Northern Ireland. The preliminary count, which will be updated by the Department of Health later this afternoon, takes the total so far to 46,581. The number of new confirmed cases will also be confirmed … Read more UK announces more coronavirus deaths

UK announces more coronavirus deaths

A further seven deaths from the coronavirus have been confirmed in Britain today, with six in English hospitals and one in Northern Ireland. The preliminary count, which will be updated by the Department of Health later this afternoon, takes the total so far to 46,581. The number of new confirmed cases will also be confirmed … Read more UK announces more coronavirus deaths

Conor McGregor announces engagement to long-term partner Dee Devlin in Instagram post

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced his engagement to his long-term partner Dee Devlin, two months after retiring from the sport. McGregor, who turned 32 last month, posted a picture of them together on Instagram captioned: ‘What a birthday, my future wife!’. In the picture, the couple looked overjoyed as Devlin showed off her … Read more Conor McGregor announces engagement to long-term partner Dee Devlin in Instagram post

Conor McGregor announces engagement to long-term partner Dee Devlin in Instagram post

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced his engagement to his long-term partner Dee Devlin, two months after retiring from the sport. McGregor, who turned 32 last month, posted a picture of them together on Instagram captioned: ‘What a birthday, my future wife!’. In the picture, the couple looked overjoyed as Devlin showed off her … Read more Conor McGregor announces engagement to long-term partner Dee Devlin in Instagram post