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Protesters are trying to shame Facebook by vandalising its ubiquitous 'not our friend' ads in London

PROTESTERS ARE TRYING TO SHAME FACEBOOK BY VANDALISING ITS UBIQUITOUS 'NOT OUR FRIEND' ADS IN LONDON

Protestors are vandalising Facebook's ubiquitous apology adverts in London. Posters have been changed to imply that Facebook makes...

5 Things Everyone Who Has Lived Abroad Can Relate To

5 THINGS EVERYONE WHO HAS LIVED ABROAD CAN RELATE TO

"You're so lucky!" are the most prominent words I get to hear when I tell people that I've lived in Paris, Florence, London, and New...

 
 
 
See the First Ever Video of Elvis Costello Performing, Summer 1974

SEE THE FIRST EVER VIDEO OF ELVIS COSTELLO PERFORMING, SUMMER 1974

The setting: London. In particular, Stepney, London E1. The year, a warm summer in 1974, July 21 to be exact. And a very early video...

The Stormzy Scholarship Will Send Two Black Students to Cambridge This Year

THE STORMZY SCHOLARSHIP WILL SEND TWO BLACK STUDENTS TO CAMBRIDGE THIS YEAR

South London-born grime star Stormzy has announced a new scholarship that will pay for two black students to attend Cambridge University....

 
 
 
'Total f****** garbage': RBS bankers joked about destroying the US housing market before 2008

'TOTAL F****** GARBAGE': RBS BANKERS JOKED ABOUT DESTROYING THE US HOUSING MARKET BEFORE 2008

Emails released by the US Department of Justice show RBS bankers joking about destroying the housing market before the 2008 crash. RBS's...

A German fintech startup backed by Peter Thiel has raised $100 million

A GERMAN FINTECH STARTUP BACKED BY PETER THIEL HAS RAISED $100 MILLION

Deposit Solutions has raised $100 million at a $500 million valuation. The German startup lets banks access capital from rival lenders...

 
 
 
Leading Brexiteer invested £70,000 in firm advising clients to buy gold to avoid impact of a no-deal Brexit

LEADING BREXITEER INVESTED £70,000 IN FIRM ADVISING CLIENTS TO BUY GOLD TO AVOID IMPACT OF A NO-DEAL BREXIT

Chief Brexiteer Steve Baker has shares worth £70,000 in a company that encourages people to invest in gold to avoid the financial hit...

Recap: Copenhagen Fashion Week, Spring/Summer 2019

RECAP: COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK, SPRING/SUMMER 2019

RECAPAfter New York, London, Milan and Paris, it was time for Copenhagen to host its fashion week, earlier this month. Curious about...

 
 
 
Telfar on Blurring the Boundaries Between Fashion and Performance Art

TELFAR ON BLURRING THE BOUNDARIES BETWEEN FASHION AND PERFORMANCE ART

Just before dusk on Friday last week, a crowd gathered on the grass outside London's Serpentine Gallery in anticipation of the latest...

UK inflation just reversed its downward trend for 2018 - and it's thanks to the cost of video games

UK INFLATION JUST REVERSED ITS DOWNWARD TREND FOR 2018 - AND IT'S THANKS TO THE COST OF VIDEO GAMES

UK rate of consumer price inflation rises to 2.5% in July, up from 2.4% in the previous month, according to the Office for National...

 
 
 
British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

BRITISH MEDIA SAY CRASH SUSPECT IS BRITON OF SUDANESE ORIGIN

LONDON - British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen...

The lira surged 7% after Turkey hit back at US 'attacks' by slapping American cars, alcohol, and tobacco with huge tariffs

THE LIRA SURGED 7% AFTER TURKEY HIT BACK AT US 'ATTACKS' BY SLAPPING AMERICAN CARS, ALCOHOL, AND TOBACCO WITH HUGE TARIFFS

Turkey's currency, the lira, bounced back sharply on Wednesday morning, falling back below six per dollar. It appears that the move...

 
 
 
Discover August 2018 Coolest Stuff

DISCOVER AUGUST 2018 COOLEST STUFF

Was anyone else ecstatic to see a splash of rain over the past week? I certainly was. In fact, I took a flight to Donegal Ireland because...

A professor who taught MBA students for 15 years says the jobs today's graduates dream of are very different from the ones they used to want

A PROFESSOR WHO TAUGHT MBA STUDENTS FOR 15 YEARS SAYS THE JOBS TODAY'S GRADUATES DREAM OF ARE VERY DIFFERENT FROM THE ONES THEY USED TO WANT

Courtesy of Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic A Columbia University psychology professor, who has taught MBA students at New York University...

 
 
 
Crash outside UK Parliament treated as terror attack

CRASH OUTSIDE UK PARLIAMENT TREATED AS TERROR ATTACK

London's Metropolitan Police say that they are treating the crash outside of Parliament as a terrorist incident. Authorities said in...

Stansted Airport chaos as Ryanair passengers wait for luggage

STANSTED AIRPORT CHAOS AS RYANAIR PASSENGERS WAIT FOR LUGGAGE

These photographs show the chaotic scenes at London Stansted Airport early yesterday after Ryanair passengers arriving on a flight...

 
 
 
Video shows the exact moment a car crashed outside the UK Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack

VIDEO SHOWS THE EXACT MOMENT A CAR CRASHED OUTSIDE THE UK HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT IN A SUSPECTED TERROR ATTACK

Video shows the moment a car hit several people and crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday. The...

Away to open first permanent international store in London

AWAY TO OPEN FIRST PERMANENT INTERNATIONAL STORE IN LONDON

Away, the New-York based luggage brand which has been trending thanks to its collaborations with Missoni, alex Eagle and Pernille Telsbaek,...

 
 
 
Pedestrians injured in crash outside parliament in London

PEDESTRIANS INJURED IN CRASH OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT IN LONDON

LONDON - A car slammed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday, injuring a number of pedestrians. Armed...

Champion opens women's pop-up store at Selfridges

CHAMPION OPENS WOMEN'S POP-UP STORE AT SELFRIDGES

American sportswear brand Champion has opened a women's pop-up store at Selfridges, the famous department store in London. The space,...