Exclusive: Claire Williams will keep battling to upset F1’s male-dominated world

She might be the most prominent woman in Formula One, but Claire Williams is accustomed to feeling like the odd one out. At times, there can be as much testosterone sloshing around this sport as petrol. “Too many dudes,” as Lewis Hamilton once pithily put it.

Google’s biggest Android update of 2020 is not rolling out in India yet

The latest version of Google’s mobile operating system Android 11 is not rolling out to Pixel smartphones in India. According to a report in Android Central, the Android 11 stable update is now available for all Pixels, but the OTA (over the air) update is not available in India at this moment. As per the […]

Wealth Report: London, Not New York, Is World’s Greatest City

Like London, Miller said New York was experiencing a surge in interest from foreign investors. In 28 years of real estate appraisals, he said the property market had only seen a similar explosion in foreign interest in 2007. “In the last three years, there’s been a tremendous amount of European, Chinese and South American investors—Venezuelans […]

Meet the Female Soviet Spy Who Could Have Killed Hitler and Prevented the Second World War

The story starts in 1938, at Hitler’s favorite restaurant, Osteria Bavaria, in Munich, where Alexander Foote, another Soviet spy, was dining with his companion. As Foote and his companion were passing a private room where the Fuhrer often dined, he noticed that Hitler’s guards failed to react when his companion reached into his jacket pocket […]

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Hails ‘Sacred Combat Mission,’ Gets Warm Words from World Leaders

The latest blow to North Korea comes amid a series of setbacks to Kim Jong Un’s five-year plan determined at the last national Korean Workers’ Party congress in 2016. Failure to reach a peace deal with the United States has left international sanctions against North Korea intact and the novel coronavirus pandemic has shocked the […]

Palestinians Regroup, Tell Arab World Not to Deal with Israel Before Peace

Arab countries, especially those on the Arabian Peninsula, have long drifted away from hardline anti-Israel stances, especially as the rising influence of nearby revolutionary Shiite Muslim Iran became an increased concern of the Sunni Muslim monarchies of the region. But in the face of this well-established trend, Erekat appealed to fellow Arabs not to concede […]

U.S. Has Officially Withdrawn From the World Health Organization

Since the United Nations founded the WHO in 1948, the agency has become the global leader in responding to health emergencies around the world and currently recognizes 194 member states. When the coronavirus pandemic began spreading from its origin in Wuhan, China, to other parts of the world earlier this year, the WHO began compiling […]

Kim Wall Trial Update: Peter Madsen Says Dismembering Body On Submarine Was Too ‘Horrible’ to Describe

The prosecutor showed the court one of the gruesome videos found on Madsen’s hard drive. The two minute animated video showed a man slicing a woman’s throat several times before beheading her. Another video was only shown to the judge, the one he allegedly watched the night before meeting Wall after searching “beheading, girl, agony” […]

Walt Disney World To Cut Theme Park Hours Starting September

Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studio, Disney’s Animal Kingdom and EPCOT, are all set to scale back operating hours, nearly a month after opening in July. While the first three parks will see closing hours move forward by an hour, EPCOT will close two hours earlier. The new hours are to remain until October.

Book World: In ‘Not a Novel,’ Jenny Erpenbeck continues to evolve

A lengthy trio of university lectures amounts to an (BEGIN ITAL)ars poetica(END ITAL), meditations that address her playwriting as well as her fiction. The three talks resonate with memorable lines (“The world is there in every word, no matter how small”) and serve as a centerpiece for the entire text. Combined with the rest of […]