Friday, April 19, 2019

This artist’s balloon animals take a party trick to a new and beautiful level

This artist’s balloon animals take a party trick to a new and beautiful level The artwork is made using nothing except blowing and twisting. Balloon artworks by Masayoshi Matsumoto (Masayoshi Matsumoto/Twitter) Many of us...

Legal & General earnings to be bolstered by shorter customer lifespans

Legal & General earnings to be bolstered by shorter customer lifespans The insurer said cash reserves would be released as a result of higher mortality rates. Legal and General is set to log...

Murdered Maltese journalist’s family demands public inquiry into ‘mafia state’

Murdered Maltese journalist’s family demands public inquiry into ‘mafia state’ Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed by a car bomb on the Mediterranean island last year. Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia (AP) The family...

Employers are revealing the craziest things people have written on their CVs

Employers are revealing the craziest things people have written on their CVs Yes, bosses can definitely tell the bits where you’ve embellished your career. A man reads a CV (fizkes/Getty Images) Whether we’re an...

Argentina’s senators reject bill to legalise abortion

Argentina’s senators reject bill to legalise abortion Supporters and opponents of the proposal watched the debate on large screens outside Congress. Demonstrators against abortion celebrate outside Congress (Luisa Balaguer/AP) Argentina’s Senate has rejected a...

WATCH: Stag-do duo blow the crowd away with ‘The Whole Of The Moon’ cover

WATCH: Stag-do duo blow the crowd away with 'The Whole Of The Moon' cover A video of two Everton fans singing a crowd pleasing rendition of 'The Whole Of The Moon' has...

Third strong earthquake shakes Lombok as death toll tops 300

Third strong earthquake shakes Lombok as death toll tops 300 The 5.9 magnitude aftershock damaged buildings, caused landslides and sparked panic. Birds sit above earthquake-damaged homes in North Lombok (AP) The Indonesian island of...

Russian border police stop Pussy Riot activist from visiting UK

Russian border police stop Pussy Riot activist from visiting UK Authorities said Maria Alekhina was stopped from travelling as she had failed to carry out community service. Maria Alekhina (AP) An activist from the...

This is how to pronounce the name of Chelsea’s new signing Kepa Arrizabalaga

This is how to pronounce the name of Chelsea’s new signing Kepa Arrizabalaga You might need to take a deep breath beforehand. Chelsea have signed Athletic Bilbao’s Kepa Arrizabalaga (Nick Potts/PA) With Thibaut Courtois...

Zimbabwe opposition leader detained after Zambia asylum bid fails

Zimbabwe opposition leader detained after Zambia asylum bid fails Tendai Biti has long been an outspoken critic of the government. Zimbabwean opposition official Tendai Biti (AP) Senior Zimbabwean opposition figure Tendai Biti is in...

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New Budget war: Zappone calls for end of commercial rates for...

New Budget war: Zappone calls for end of commercial rates for créches Minister attacks Ross plan for 'granny grant' Katherine Zappone. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Children's Minister Katherine...

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