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Mystery over where £50,000,000,000 of UK banknotes are
Around £50 billion of banknotes in UK circulation are unaccounted for, according to a public spending watchdog.
Banksy loses legal battle, puts his EU trademark at risk – all because of his anonymity
The renowned street artist can not keep intellectual property rights on his work as he could not be “unquestionably” recognized as its sole owner due to his complete anonymity, ...
Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state and become free
Barbados has announced its intention to remove Queen Elizabeth as its head of state and become a republic. "The time has come to fully leave our colonial past behind," the Cari...
Jobs 'crisis' twice as bad as previous recession
Employers in Britain are planning more than twice as many redundancies than they did at the height of the last recession, new figures show.
Can religious services still go ahead under new restrictions on gatherings?
Tomorrow, September 14, will officially see the new ‘rule of six’ come into effect across England – the government’s latest efforts to control the spread of coronavirus.
Queen 'inspired' as results of Kate's lockdown photography project go live
The Queen has spoken about how ‘inspired’ she felt by looking through pictures showing life in lockdown submitted by members of the public.
More than 60 MPs sign letter calling for partners to be allowed at births
More than 60 MPs are calling for NHS trusts to lift the ban on partners being bedside during births.
China's state media condemns raids on Chinese journalists in Australia
Raids on Chinese journalists living in Australia are "utterly appalling" and damage relations between the two countries, Chinese state news agency Xinhua said.
The coronavirus may have reached Los Angeles even before China announced its outbreak
A study of patients who came to UCLA clinics and hospitals to be treated for coughs suggests the coronavirus may have been in Los Angeles by Christmas.
Rare White Diamond Up for Auction in Hong Kong
A flawless 102-carat oval diamond will head to auction on October 5 in Hong Kong at Sotheby’s.
London VCs launch joint initiative to expand funding opportunities for underrepresented founders
A group of U.K.-based VCs have come together to create a new virtual pitching event designed to address the problems with the current startup ecosystem that can lead to inequali...
British student, 21, secures million-dollar book deal in US
A British-Nigerian student has secured a seven-figure book deal with a US publisher for her debut thriller at the age of just 21.
NATO think-tank enrolls English-language journalists and activists covering Belarus – and Twitter looks the other way
Some of the top journalist-activists covering Belarus in English on Twitter are now working for organizations that defend the interests of Western arms manufacturers – with no d...
Swiss region to take cryptocurrency for tax payments in 2021
A Swiss region that has billed itself as a hub for high-tech finance says it plans to accept cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ether for tax payments starting next year
Chinese construction giant turns to belt and road to counter uncertainty
Two weeks ago, the US Department of Commerce placed five subsidiaries of China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) on its Entity List.
Assange's extradition trial to the United States resumed in London
A London court resumed the trial on Monday to decide whether the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange , should be extradited to the United States, which wants to try him for esp...
How do I spot the symptoms of coronavirus?
A new continuous cough and fever are also symptoms but how do you know what to look for?
Hilton Reopening Dominican Republic All-Inclusive
Hilton is reopening its all-inclusive resort in La Romana, the Dominican Republic next month, Caribbean Journal has learned.
The Caribbean's Newest Gin Comes Right From the Beach in Grenada
In 2018, Jardine and Salyer’s Blue Light Caribbean Gin launched on the grounds of Grenada’s Le Phare Bleu eco-resort on the island.
Britain's obsession with school uniform reinforces social divisions
Other countries don’t feel the need to strip children of their individuality
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