Art

Elementary Studio

Elementary Studio

WRITING POSTS WITH GHOST ✍️ PUBLISHING OPTIONS MANAGING ADMIN SETTINGS ORGANISING YOUR CONTENT APPS & INTEGRATIONS CREATING A CUSTOM THEME Full story

Education

Marcus Rashford 'proud' of community response - BBC News

Marcus Rashford 'proud' of community response - BBC News

School meals: Marcus Rashford 'proud' of community response - BBC News - - - - - sign-incaret-downsearchnolistlistdurationdurationdurationdurationplayplayplayplaymobile-smartmicrophonenewsletteremail Full story

Economics

Coronavirus restrictions, SAP slump hit European stocks

Coronavirus restrictions, SAP slump hit European stocks

(Reuters) - European stocks fell on Monday as Italy and Spain imposed fresh restrictions to control a resurgence in coronavirus cases, while shares in German heavyweight SAP slumped after it cut its 2020 outlook. The pan-European STOXX 600 index .STOXX declined 0.5% and the euro zone blue-chip index .STOXX50E tumbled 1.4%, with risk appetite globally sapped by worries over slow progress on a new U.S. stimulus bill and looming presidential ... Full story

Entertainment

President @realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUS host Halloween at the White House!"

President @realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUS host Halloween at the White House!"

The White House: "LIVE: President @realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUS host Halloween at the White House!". -. -. - Sorry, this site requires JavaScript for full functionality. Please enable JavaScript in your browser and reload the page. Full story

Health

Vaccine hopes rise as Oxford jab prompts immune response among old as well as young adults

Vaccine hopes rise as Oxford jab prompts immune response among old as well as young adults

LONDON (Reuters) - One of the world’s leading COVID-19 experimental vaccines produces a immune response in both young and old adults, raising hopes of a path out of the gloom and economic destruction wrought by the novel coronavirus. FILE PHOTO: A test tube labeled with the vaccine is seen in front of AstraZeneca logo in this illustration taken, September 9, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo. The vaccine, developed by the University of ... Full story

Law

Malaysia's king rejects PM Muhyiddin's request to impose emergency rule

Malaysia's king rejects PM Muhyiddin's request to impose emergency rule

FILE PHOTO: Malaysia's King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah speaks during Kuala Lumpur Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 19, 2019. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng. KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s king Al Sultan-Abdullah on Sunday rejected a proposal by Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin for a state of emergency to be imposed because of the coronavirus crisis. The king believes the government has handled the pandemic well and is capable of ... Full story

Living

Samsung affiliates' shares rise after Lee's death sparks hopes of shake-up

Samsung affiliates' shares rise after Lee's death sparks hopes of shake-up

SEOUL (Reuters) - Shares in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and affiliates rose on Monday after the death a day earlier of Chairman Lee Kun-hee sparked hopes for restructuring and stake sales, analysts said. FILE PHOTO: Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee (C) arrives at a main office of the Federation of Korean Industries, the country' biggest business lobby group, to meet President-elect Lee Myung-bak with other businessmen in Seoul December 28, ... Full story

Politics

German government warns Thai king not to conduct politics from Germany

German government warns Thai king not to conduct politics from Germany

FILE PHOTO: German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas speaks at a session of the German lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, October 7, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo. BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is continuing to look into the behaviour of Thailand’s king, who tends to spend long stretches of time in Bavaria, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday, as opposition protests in Thailand gain speed. “We are ... Full story

Sport

Van de Beek should have weighed options before joining Man Utd - Van Basten

Van de Beek should have weighed options before joining Man Utd - Van Basten

(Reuters) - Former Netherlands forward Marco van Basten believes Manchester United midfielder Donny van de Beek’s lack of game time is bad for his rhythm and the 23-year-old should have joined a club where he can play more regularly. Slideshow ( 2 images ). United signed Van de Beek from Ajax Amsterdam on a five-year contract in the close season with British media reporting that they paid the Dutch side an initial fee of 35 million pounds ... Full story

Technology

The explosive problem of 'zombie' batteries

The explosive problem of 'zombie' batteries

The explosive problem of 'zombie' batteries - BBC News - - - - - sign-incaret-downsearchnolistlistdurationdurationdurationdurationplayplayplayplayplayplaymobile-smartmicrophonenewsletteremail Full story