Gatherings of more than six people will be banned from Monday: £100 fines to enforce new limit on meeting indoors and outdoors across England – but schools, weddings and funerals are exempt

September is my favourite time of year: I love the back-to-school feel of it. And after a long summer of lockdown, more than ever it feels good to get back into a routine (Pictured: A teacher leads a maths class for Year Four children in their classroom at Greenacres Primary Academy in Oldham, northern England on […]

California wildfire becomes the largest in the state’s history as 103 blazes rage across the West Coast, killing seven people including a one-year-old boy

‘The scale of this disaster really can’t be expressed in words,’ he said. ’The fire will be extinguished, but a community has been changed for a lifetime. I just hope we don’t find the fire took more than homes and buildings. I pray everyone got out in time.’

I joined a peer to peer savings scheme to help buy £335k two-bed first home

Help to Buy Isa - It’s a tax-free savings account where for every £200 you save, the Government will add an extra £50. But there’s a maximum limit of £3,000 which is paid to your solicitor when you move. These accounts have now closed to new applicants but those who already hold one have until November […]

Flooded River Overflows in Venezuela, Sweeping Away Cars, Furniture, and People

The socialist leadership under dictator Nicolás Maduro estimated that the river destroyed between 80 to 100 homes, but claim it did not identify any missing or dead. Those on the ground say, however, that they personally witnessed people swept away and it is too early to definitively state that the flooding did not kill anyone. […]

Machine that processes 15,000 swabs per day, a 20-second saliva test and £28-a-go nostril sample analyser: How accurate are the tests being lined up for Boris Johnson’s ‘Operation Moonshot’ plan to check 10million people a DAY?

The test’s threshold is so high it detects people with the live virus and those with few genetic fragments that are leftovers from infection and no longer pose risk, Dr Michael Mina, an epidemiologist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, said. 

Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’

Online learning platform Coursera will allow its employees to opt for remote working till January 1, 2022. Additionally, employees will also receive $1,000 (Rs 73,500 approximately) or the local equivalent in the UK, India, Canada, Bulgaria, and the UAE to create a productive home environment.

Best Labor Day Tablet Deals 2020: Apple and Samsung

Editors’ Recommendations Best Labor Day iPad Sales 2020: iPad 10.2 and iPad Pro The best cheap Samsung Galaxy Tab deals for September 2020 These are the best cheap iPad deals for September 2020 The best iPad, Samsung Galaxy, Fire, and Surface tablet deals for September 2020 Best Prime Day iPad Deals 2020: iPad 10.2 and […]

Preparing for the future of work

As a growing company, we often sign leases for new office spaces, but the pandemic changed everything for us, as it did for so many others. Suddenly, neither the location, the size, or the layout of the building were appropriate. The kind of office environment we needed – and indeed the whole future of work […]

Top Workplaces 2020: The best large companies to work for in Colorado

Facts: Sturgeon Electric Company provides commercial and industrial electrical construction services, telecommunication services, traffic signals, and high voltage distribution, service and maintenance. Company founder, Dwight “D.D.” Sturgeon, put up the first outdoor Christmas light display to cheer up his sick son.