Afghan English teacher says he 'regrets' working with UK mission

‘Why did I work for people who left me and fled?’ Afghan English teacher says he ‘regrets’ working with UK mission and says Taliban are ‘looking for him’ after he was left behind in evacuation Ex-Afghan English teacher in Afghanistan ‘regrets’ working with the British  Britain and the US ended their presence in Afghanistan last night  Unnamed man told the […]

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English councils `spending five times more on homeless people in B&Bs´

English councils ‘spending five times more on homeless people in B&Bs’ People are being placed into B&Bs due to a shortage of suitable housing Councils spent £142m housing homeless people in B&Bs in 2019-20 This is up from £26.7 million in 2010/11, data from Ministry of Housing reveals Councils in England are spending five times more on housing homeless people […]

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English winemaker sells wine in PAPER bottles

English winemaker starts selling its produce in PAPER bottles that are five times lighter than glass with carbon footprint that is 84 per cent lower Specialist online retailer The English Wine has adopted the Frugal Bottle A recyclable pouch sits inside the paper bottle to stop the wine seeping through The Essex-based retailer hopes to scrap glass bottles entirely by […]

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Microsoft: Russia-linked hacking group targeted sports organizations, anti-doping agencies

A notorious hacking group widely suspected of being linked to the Russian government has targeted 16 sports and anti-doping organizations across three continents, Microsoft alleged Monday. The accusation, via Microsoft’s Threat Intelligence Center, says some of the attacks — originating from a hacking group called Strontium, also known as Fancy Bear/APT2 — were successful but the majority were not. Per Microsoft […]

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Simone Biles breaks own record, becomes first woman to win 5 all-around titles at worlds

Simone Biles made history yet again, breaking her own record to become the first woman to win five all-around titles at gymnastics worlds in Stuttgart, Germany on Thursday. To put that in perspective, Biles is the only woman with more than three all-around crowns and she now holds 22 career world medals. She’s just one medal shy of the overall record set by Belarus’ Vitaly Scherbo, who had two […]

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Ashes 2019: Josh Hazlewood delighted to expose England’s vulnerability in hosts’ paltry 67 all out

Josh Hazlewood was encouraged when England captain Joe Root was dismissed early on Friday, but even he could not have predicted the dominant position Australia would find itself in by the end of the third Ashes Test’s second day. The urn appears set to be remaining Down Under after Australia, dismissed for 179 on Thursday, ripped through England and had […]

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Teen smashes Michael Phelps’ long-standing 200m butterfly record

Kristof Milak shattered Michael Phelps’ long-standing world record in the 200-meters butterfly was broken Wednesday by Hungarian teen Kristof Milak at the World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Milak, 19, won the event final in 1:50.73, breaking Phelps’ record of 1:51.51 set in 2009. Phelps, who holds the record for the most Olympic gold medals with 23, had held […]

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