Theresa May has accused the SNP of being "completely out of touch" with Scots over its renewed push for independence after Nicola Sturgeon claimed this week's party conference "marks the start of a new chapter" in her battle to break up Britain. The Prime Minister told MPs that the...
Another day, another plunge in the digital currency market. Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, shed 12.5pc in value over the 24 hour period that started Wednesday. Since then its value hovered around the $6,450 mark. In total, Bitcoin has seen $184bn wiped from its market value since January, while other digital...
Unicef has turned to a novel kind of fundraising by using the processing power of people’s computers to raise money via cryptocurrency mining. The Australian branch of the charity has set up a website - thehopepage.org - which harnesses a computer’s power to mine the Monero cryptocurrency, automatically converting...
Celebrating their dramatic diplomatic thaw, the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea on Tuesday officially opened the border where a bloody war and ensuing tensions had divided them for decades, with emotional residents embracing after years of separation. Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's new reformist prime minister, and Isaias Afwerki, the longtime president of Eritrea, visited the...
Gareth Southgate says England still has a “disgusting” racism problem that needs addressing before pointing the finger at World Cup hosts Russia. Fears have been raised over the prospect of England players and fans suffering racist abuse at this summer’s World Cup. But the England manager on Thursday laid bare the scale...
As cup runs go, Arsenal's path to the Europa League semi-finals has been more than a little favourable. AC Milan and CSKA Moscow each posed a threat of their own but Arsenal saw off both without needing to be at their best. In the competition's final four, however, Atletico Madrid...
An all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week. The Queen of Soul's service will be held in Detroit on August 31. Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, Chaka Khan, Yolanda Adams, Jennifer...
Bethesda has confirmed The Elder Scrolls VI is in production. At the E3 2018 Bethesda conference, director Todd Howard confirmed the title is in development with a teaser trailer - much to the relief of fans. Unfortunately, we didn't get...
Nicola Sturgeon has attempted to paper over a major split among nationalists about the SNP’s new blueprint for independence after a fierce backlash from Left-wingers warning it will mean years of austerity. The First Minister took to Twitter to post seven messages in a “desperate” defence of her party’s...
An American tourist has been killed by a stray bullet while holidaying in Mexico with her husband to celebrate their one year wedding anniversary. Tatiana Mirutenko, a 27-year-old pharmaceutical analyst from California, was fatally shot leaving an upscale taco restaurant with her partner, James Hoover, and two other friends, in Mexico...