Art

Made In Lagos by Wizkid

Made In Lagos by Wizkid

Ginger (feat. Burna Boy). 2. Longtime (feat. Skepta). 3. Blessed (feat. Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley). 5. Piece of Me (feat. Ella Mai) Full story

Education

Wales urged to scrap GCSE exams in favour of assessments

Wales urged to scrap GCSE exams in favour of assessments

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Economics

China to set detailed economic targets for 2021-2025  planner

China to set detailed economic targets for 2021-2025 planner

FILE PHOTO: Ning Jizhe, Vice Chairman of China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), speaks at the 2019 New Economy Forum in Beijing, China November 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo. BEIJING (Reuters) - China will set detailed economic targets for the 2021-2025 to help promote higher quality growth, following a meeting of top Chinese leaders, the vice head of the country’s state planner said on Friday. Ning Jizhe, vice head ... Full story

Entertainment

Kanye West gives Kim Kardashian birthday hologram of dead father

Kanye West gives Kim Kardashian birthday hologram of dead father

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Health

Coronavirus: Revealed  on infection rates | UK News

Coronavirus: Revealed on infection rates | UK News

The Eat Out to Help Out scheme caused a "significant" rise in new coronavirus infections, a new study has suggested. According to the University of Warwick, the sharp increase in COVID-19 infection clusters emerged a week after the scheme began. The government's initiative was designed to boost the economy after the national lockdown, and allowed pubs and restaurants to offer heavily discounted meals on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays in ... Full story

Law

Leeks mistaken for machete spark Aberdeen police probe

Leeks mistaken for machete spark Aberdeen police probe

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Living

'Coming out bravely' wedding for first time

'Coming out bravely' wedding for first time

Slideshow ( 5 images ). TAOYUAN, Taiwan (Reuters) - Two women became the first military officers to marry their same-sex civilian partners at a mass military wedding in Taiwan on Friday, marking another landmark for LGBTQ+ rights in Asia. The defence ministry called it an “open and progressive” move and said it gave its blessings to all 188 couples married during the annual mass wedding in Taiwan, considered a beacon of liberalism in the ... Full story

Politics

Exclusive: Investor group says Apollo director overseeing Epstein review is not independent

Exclusive: Investor group says Apollo director overseeing Epstein review is not independent

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A group representing U.S. pension funds says the head of an Apollo Global Management Inc committee overseeing the investigation of CEO Leon Black’s ties to late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is not independent. FILE PHOTO: Leon Black, Chairman, CEO and Director, Apollo Global Management, LLC, speaks at the Milken Institute's 21st Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. May 1, 2018. ... Full story

Sport

Taiwanese indigenous drag queens fight stigma one wig at a time

Taiwanese indigenous drag queens fight stigma one wig at a time

TAIPEI (Reuters) - At a rowdy gay bar in Taipei, 28-year old Vilian ends a Friday night drag show by putting on a traditional tribal tunic over his white silk negligee and dancing to an aboriginal song that has become a rallying call for Taiwan’s indigenous minority. An ethnic Bunun, Vilian is among a handful of indigenous drag queens who use their performances to fight against the double stigma of being part of the LGBTQ+ community and of the ... Full story

Technology

Japan picks Mitsubishi Heavy to lead development of new stealth jet fighter

Japan picks Mitsubishi Heavy to lead development of new stealth jet fighter

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is seen at the company's Sagamihara plant in Sagamihara, Japan, July 4, 2016. REUTERS/Maki Shiraki/File Photo. (Reuters) - Japan on Friday said it had picked Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to lead the development of a new stealth fighter jet that Japan wants operational the mid-2030s to counter advanced Chinese aircraft. “We awarded the prime contract to Mitsubishi Heavy,” a ministry of ... Full story