UK factory output grows at fastest rate since 2017

British manufacturing output grew at its fastest pace in nearly three years in July as factories reopened and demand began to pick up after the coronavirus lockdown was eased, a closely watched business survey showed on Monday.The IHS Markit/CIPS manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 53.3 in July from June’s 50.1, broadly in line […]

Why these intimidating race protests will only inflame divisions across Britain, by founder of the Equiano Project INAYA FOLARIN IMAN

After all, Britain is the land that pioneered the concept of equality before the law through Magna Carta, gave the world parliamentary democracy, developed a free Press and formulated the idea of policing by consent. We played a central role in the abolition of slavery and, unlike the U.S., never had any system of racial […]

TALK OF THE TOWN: Lewis Hamilton races into pop as the F1 champion hires Justin Bieber’s voice coach in a bid to conquer the music world

The F1 champion has hired Justin Bieber’s voice coach Jan Smith in a bid to conquer the music world. ‘I have no doubt his new music will resonate with the masses,’ said the 62-year-old coach, known as Mama Jan, who said she had even flown to Monaco to work on his voice between F1 training.

Students celebrate race, ethnicity and religion through on-campus organizations

Destino is not the only Christian organization that also celebrates a specific heritage. Epic Movement, which met on Tuesday nights pre-pandemic, is an Asian and Asian-American group, according to Sherry Chi. For Chi, a literacy, learning and leadership major from Taiwan, Epic provided a solution to the struggle of finding students who had both race […]

Marathi Film ‘Court’ Enters Oscars 2016 Race From India For Best Foreign Language Film Category

Based on the reality of courts in India, Court shows an impressive portrayal of paradoxes and contradictions that surround the Indian courts. Le Monde said, “A major film on the worrying state of freedom of speech in the Indian democracy.”

China saved the giant panda, but conservation efforts ignored other species says new study

For example, India created a network of reserves to protect tigers, one of the country’s flagship species, in the 1980s. The project was promoted as helping the entire ecosystem — but, like in China, dholes in India largely disappeared from these tiger reserves, according to ecologists Eleanor Jane Milner-Gulland and Rosie Woodroffe.

Trump condemns far-right groups over Charlottesville violence

More from Charlottesville Charlottesville car attack: White supremacist who killed protester jailed for life Man who ran over Charlottesville protester guilty of murder White nationalists outnumbered by counter-protesters at White House rally Charlottesville covers Confederate statues Trump’s Phoenix speech was bizarre and dishonest Charlottesville victim’s mother: ‘No interest’ in speaking to Trump

Think An 18-Year-Old Corvette Can’t Go 228 MPH? Watch This

The car only weighs 3,050 pounds (1,383 kg) and sends all that power to the rear wheels through a six-speed manual transmission. It’s roughly 100 pounds (45 kg) lighter than a regular Z06 from the C5 era and makes use of “prototype parts” to turn the Corvette into an absolute rocket in a top speed […]

GM asks judge to reinstate racketeering case against rival Fiat Chrysler

General Motors Co on Monday asked a U.S. federal judge to reinstate a racketeering lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) , saying it has new information on foreign accounts used in an alleged bribery scheme involving its smaller rival and union leaders.In its filing to U.S. District Judge Paul Borman, GM says the scheme, […]

Rates of motor vehicle tax to be rationalised in Haryana

At this toll point, the collection, on the basis of e-Traffic census, carried out for seven days that is from June 30 to July 6, 2017 and converted into 365 days, works out to just Rs 40.65 lakh per annum. This collection is much below the limit fixed by the state government, it said.