As privacy becomes a hot topic, this week’s debate centres around the Data Protection Bill. Will it do enough to protect your digital data?

Bill based on privacy principles most modern democracies subscribe toI try to avoid debates, like this one, on the pros and cons of the draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (PDP Bill, 2019) — because right now it is just that — a draft. Having witnessed our two previous attempts at creating a data protection […]

Biden’s team calls for release of Russian activist Navalny

“We demand his immediate release,” the statement by the three countries’ foreign ministers said, as they also called on the EU to “act swiftly and if he is not released, we need to consider imposition of restrictive measures in response to this blatant act.”

‘Someone Is Incompetent’: HUD Official Slams NYCHA For Evicting Bronx Amputee, Throwing Out His Belongings

Bronx borough president Ruben Diaz Jr. said he welcomes NYCHA’s move to grant Martinez a new apartment, but adds “it is unfortunate that it took so public an effort to convince NYCHA to do the right thing for Mr. Martinez.”

‘People literally can’t feed their children’: Olivia Attwood rubbishes influencers’ claims of being ‘stressed’ while ‘working’ abroad as she calls on fans to hit back by unfollowing ‘tasteless’ stars

Sunnier climes: Olivia didn’t name any specific influencers but told her followers that ‘in the last 24 hours, people have legit been on their Stories going “you don’t know how hard it is to be an influencer”‘ (pictured Love Island star Amber Gill who is currently in Dubai)

The best convertibles

The Continental GT is as comfortable as your living room, but it still goes like a sports car. Base models get a 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 making 542 hp and 568 pound-feet of torque, but Bentley also offers a 6.0-liter twin-turbo W12 with 626 hp and 664 pound-feet. The W12 version will do zero to 60 […]

HCMC’s industry, trade focus on supporting business recovery, market expansion

Regarding the tasks and solutions for the development of the industry this year, Mr. Bui Ta Hoang Vu, Director of the Department of Industry and Trade of HCMC, said that 2021 was the first year to implement the socio-economic development plan in the period of 2021-2025, with the theme of the year 2021 as “Year […]

Root pleased with England’s consistent improvement abroad

Bairstow and Lawrence, who made 47 and 73 respectively in the first innings, both did well and might give England a selection dilemma when the likes of Rory Burns and Ollie Pope return for next month’s tour to India. “It is great to know that, with a number of guys being rested and out currently, […]

Charisma: What Is It? Do You Have It?

What is charisma? I’ve been studying that question for more than 30 years and we believe we have a good understanding of the personal qualities that can make any individual “charismatic.” This “personal charisma” is not the same as charismatic leadership, but charismatic leaders possess most, if not all, of the basic building blocks of […]

Best cheap camera 2021: the 14 biggest camera bargains, from DSLRs to compacts

When the original EOS 200D / Rebel SL2 launched, it became an instant hit with anyone looking to enter the world of photography. Its easy-to-use menu system and on-screen user guide was a great help and the EOS 250D (confusingly also called the Rebel SL3 and EOS 200D Mark II) carries on that tradition. It […]

More than half of over-80s have now had Covid jabs: Matt Hancock reveals the good news as as he claims we are ‘on the home straight’ – but Dominic Raab hints all adults might not be vaccinated before September

‘I do think… we have got this narrow period where the NHS is on the cusp, we have got to protect it, we have got the light at the end of the tunnel with the vaccine roll-out, we have just got to stay at home as much as possible unless there are really strong limited […]