Sport

Mitrovic hat-trick gives Fulham key win over promotion rivals West Brom

How fitting it was that Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You blared over the speakers as Aleksandar Mitrovic, clutching the match ball, stood in the centre circle wrapping up his post-match media duties. A core of worshipping Fulham supporters stuck around to serenade the striker as he conducted his own victory lap, fresh from […]

Lifestyle

Promising new way to predict older mums’ pregnancy risks

Experts from Tommy’s Stillbirth Research Centre at The University of Manchester—within Saint Mary’s Hospital—collected data from 158 mums in their 20s, 212 in their 30s, and 157 in their 40s: a total of 527 mums across six UK hospitals between March 2012 and October 2014. The scientists and research midwives at Saint Mary’s Hospital compared […]

Business

Ethiopian textile industry at risk if U.S. suspends trade deal over Tigray war

In a crowded Addis Ababa factory, Finoteselam Nigussie’s needle plunges in-and-out of the gauzy white cloth she deftly guides through a sewing machine. Like thousands of other Ethiopian women, stitching shawls for export to the United States pays the 40-year-old textile worker’s rent and her daughter’s school fees. Now though, Finoteselam’s job is in danger […]

Technology

Crusader Blade is a mod that uses Mount & Blade II to fight Crusader Kings III battles

Modding has come a long way. By now, most of us are aware of mods that add completely new mechanics and systems as well as community-created assets and even DLC-like content to games. However, it’s not every day we see two games being merged into one through modding. If you’ve played Crusader Kings III, you […]

News

Woman angered after family doctor leaks surprise pregnancy news to her mother

A woman said that she was put in a tricky position as she didn’t expect to fall pregnant, then before she’d decided what to do the family doctor told her mum the news A woman was shocked when she unexpectedly became pregnant and went to see the family doctor for confirmation – who then told […]

Sport

Aaron Ramsdale excels as Arsenal beat Leicester to extend unbeaten streak

The King Power Stadium was rapidly emptying by the time Arsenal’s players strode over towards their fans in the far corner of the ground. One by one they took their curtain call. Gabriel, the scorer of the first goal, hurled his shirt gleefully into the crowd. Aaron Ramsdale, whose first-half save from James Maddison’s free-kick […]

Lifestyle

Novel inhibitor discovered for B-cell lymphoma treatment

A potent and selective enhancer of zeste homolog 2 (EZH2) inhibitor IHMT-EZH2-115 was recently discovered by researchers led by Prof. Liu Qingsong from the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science of the Chinese Academy of Sciences for the treatment of B-cell lymphomas. EZH2 is the enzymatic subunit of polycomb repressive complex 2. As a therapeutic target […]

Business

New top editor at Germany’s Bild brings two women onboard

The new editor-in-chief of Germany’s top-selling Bild newspaper, Johannes Boie, whose predecessor was dismissed over his relationships with female staff, has hired two women to serve on the extended editorial board, publisher Axel Springer said on Monday. The hiring of Linna Nickel and Antje Schippmann is Boie’s first personnel decision since replacing Julian Reichelt, who […]

Technology

Global PC sales fall 2% year on year, Chromebook shipments down 37 percent

Although shipment levels remain above pre-pandemic levels, worldwide PC sales — including tablets — have fallen by two percent year on year to 122.1 million units. Due to a reduction in education spending, Google’s Chromebook division is one of the worst impacted categories. According to Canalys, despite the slight dip in sales in Q3 2021, […]

News

Kids dressing up for Halloween is ‘complete betrayal of Christian faith’, says priest

Father Richard O’Connor has criticised children dressing up as demons and devils at Halloween parties – and wants them to come as saints instead A party-pooping priest says children dressing up as devils and demons for Halloween is a “complete betrayal of the Christian faith”. Father Richard O’Connor said children should instead dress as saints […]