• Deputies: Visalia Man Found With Hundreds Of Pieces Of Stolen Mail In Granite Bay 25 Jan 2021 18:41 GRANITE BAY (CBS13) — A man who was found with hundreds of pieces of stolen mail in Granite Bay has been arrested, authorities say. The arrest happened back in the early morning hours of Jan. 20. According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, deputies …
  • Around 20,000 young people still unable to access online learning in Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham says 25 Jan 2021 18:39 The mayor said this was “simply not good enough” as he called for the government to ensure all students out of school have access to a device. Schools moved online in early January to all pupils except vulnerable and key worker children due to the ongoing …
  • Street traders take legal action over Brum's bizarre new rules 25 Jan 2021 18:26 Birmingham street traders who are worried for their futures due to a bizarre new council policy have applied for a judicial review. The new policy from Birmingham City Council requires traders to sell “innovative products” not available elsewhere on the …
  • Houses to be converted into care homes 25 Jan 2021 18:26 Two separate plans to convert Walsall houses into children's care homes have been given approval. Walsall Council planners granted permission to the proposals for a property in Wednesbury Road and Walsall Street, with space to accommodate 10 vulnerable …
  • Covid fines handed out after illegal gathering in Tamworth 25 Jan 2021 18:26 Covid fines were handed out after an illegal gathering took place in Tamworth. Staffordshire Police confirmed a total of four fixed penalty notices were issued over the gathering in Lichfield Street on January 13. Officers responded to reports of a number …
  • 10 announcements from Matt Hancock press conference 25 Jan 2021 18:26 The government has delivered its press conference from Downing Street tonight as Health Secretary Matt Hancock addressed the nation. Mr Hancock was at the lectern on Monday night for the first of what is likely to be three further press briefings from the …
  • North East charity says it's 'vital' that all children have access to a laptop 25 Jan 2021 18:25 An education charity has said it is vital now more than ever that all children have access to a laptop in the growing digital world we live in. Success4All aims to empower young people living in Newcastle's most deprived areas by helping them realise …
  • Texas 25 Jan 2021 18:08 Dallas Morning News. Jan. 22, 2021. Editorial: Denton County sheriff’s deputies took the wrong approach to a racist and dangerous situation. Let’s send a clear message that racism isn’t welcome in Denton County. The Denton County Sheriff’s Office needs to …
  • BrandPost: Education SaaS Provider Achieves Agile Cloud Migration with Fast, Flexible Fortinet Solutions in AWS 25 Jan 2021 17:26 Customer Perspectives Migrating applications from brick-and-mortar data centers to the cloud can present formidable challenges for any enterprise. But the stakes are highest for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution providers, whose entire business model …
  • Australia at risk of losing billions of dollars in revenue without cultural shift to re-use 25 Jan 2021 17:05 Australia could see billions of dollars in revenue lost without a profound cultural shift to a circular and zero-waste economy that re-uses plastic, glass and paper instead of burying it in landfill or exporting it. The national science agency, CSIRO, …
  • Gartner: 2021 IT spending rally could hit $3.9T 25 Jan 2021 17:05 Gartner projects worldwide IT spending will total $3.9 trillion in 2021, an increase of 6.2% over 2020 when spending declined a little over 3%. All IT spending segments—from data-center systems to communications services—are forecast to return to growth in …
  • What help can I get with homeschooling? 25 Jan 2021 17:01 Image source: Getty Images Share this page: Since Boris Johnson announced on 4 January 2021 that all schools in England were to close, parents and children have once again faced the reality of homeschooling. While technology these days means that virtual …
  • Indian IT spend to rise 6.8%, reach $88.8 bn in Calendar 2021: Gartner 25 Jan 2021 17:01 India's information technology spending is expected to reach $88.8 billion in 2021, an increase of 6.8 per cent from last year, according research firm Gartner. In 2020, India IT spending fell 2.7 per cent as chief information officers prioritized …
  • Watch - Driver hits 'SIX' cars and ploughs into wall on snowy street 25 Jan 2021 16:38 CCTV footage has captured the astonishing moment a driver ploughed into ‘SIX cars’ and demolished a wall trying to get uphill in the snow. A motorist in a Toyota Yaris could be seen fighting for grip as the vehicle began to slide into a silver Toyota …
  • 'Expect long delays' - roadworks set for main route in and out of Tamworth 25 Jan 2021 16:38 Roadworks are set for a main route in and out of Tamworth with a sign warning motorists to "expect long delays". We reported last year how Glascote Road was ranked first for intervention measures to be delivered across Staffordshire. The most …
  • First Covid vaccination administered at Black Country Living Museum 25 Jan 2021 16:38 The first vaccinations are under way at the Black Country Living Museum. The popular museum opened as a vaccination centre today (January 25), offering jabs to those who are most at risk of complications from Covid-19. It's hoped that the opening of …
  • Robbers break into cars near SP office 25 Jan 2021 16:15 SUNDAY MORNING SHOCKER Around eight parked four-wheelers belonging to runners on the high-security Pashan stretch vandalised; police file FIR at Chaturshringi PS and assure to beef up patrolling Sunday morning started on a bitter note for a bunch of …
  • Delaware says more than 11,000 vaccinated over the weekend 25 Jan 2021 16:05 DOVER, Del. (AP) - Health officials in Delaware say that they vaccinated 11,154 people over the weekend at events that were held in Delaware City and Georgetown. The Delaware State News reported Sunday that some of the people who received shots were in the …
  • India IT spending expected to reach $88.8 billion in 2021: Gartner 25 Jan 2021 15:35 India IT spending is expected to reach $88.8 billion in 2021, an increase of 6.8 per cent from 2020, according to the latest forecast by Gartner Inc. India IT spending in 2020 was down 2.7 per cent “as CIOs prioritised spending on technology and services …
  • Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: The compact notebook for writers and journalists 25 Jan 2021 15:32 I spend most of my time in front of the laptop, even when I am not working. While testing the new Surface Laptop Go last week, I had one important thing on my mind: is the small form factor of this laptop a trade-off? In the seven days I’ve had the Surface …
  • Boris Johnson reveals he will 'look at' relaxing lockdown by mid-February 25 Jan 2021 15:18 Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed he will "look at" potentially relaxing some of the lockdown rules by mid-February. Mr Johnson caught reporters by surprise with the claim this morning and he added that he will be "deciding before …
  • Malware found on free laptops for UK's vulnerable children 25 Jan 2021 15:14 With the pandemic lockdown in the UK looking like it still has several more months to run, making sure children can continue their education at home is an important task for the government to facilitate. To this end you might have heard various reports …
  • Apple's MacBook Pro is an expensive joke, says Microsoft 25 Jan 2021 15:09 See that pen? That'll cost you extra. Screenshot by ZDNet We're all supposed to be reaching for unity these days, but the message has its limitations. more Technically Incorrect Where Apple and Microsoft might (claim to) agree on privacy, there…
  • The Muscleman of Technology shows off top CES products 25 Jan 2021 15:06 SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Bruce Pechman attended the first ever “Virtual All-Digital CES 2021” show with some wild and crazy new products. CES is always the proving ground for new innovations and products.  The Muscleman of Technology showcased the trends and new …
  • Fake cigarettes hidden in ceiling at Walsall shop 25 Jan 2021 15:04 An owner of a Walsall off-licence where thousands of illegal cigarettes were found stashed away in the ceiling could lose his licence. A total of more than 56,000 illicit cigarettes were found on three separate raids between 2018 and 2020 at European Off …
  • Ward councillors required to act swiftly after two test positive for Covid-19 25 Jan 2021 15:04 An essential food bank serving one of Wolverhampton's most deprived areas was forced to close at short notice this week, after two of its users tested positive for coronavirus. The immediate closure of Ettingshall and Bilston Food Pantry in George …
  • Moto G9 Play review 25 Jan 2021 14:15 The Moto G9 Play arrived just six months after the Moto G8 series was on the scene. It’s the first of three phones in the G9 range (so far), which includes the Moto G9 Plus and the newly-announced G9 Power.  The G9 Play, however, is also the cheapest at £ …
  • High Time for Cyberlaw Enforcement and a Future of Work Strategy 25 Jan 2021 13:58 Huawei has events where it pulls together key analysts to focus on problems it thinks are critical to the future. At its last event, Huawei spoke about two areas that need considerable work. One is that we need an international cybersecurity commission …
  • GAVIN WILLIAMSON: I welcome this boost from the Mail and its readers 25 Jan 2021 13:09 I welcome this boost from the Mail and its readers, writes Education Secretary GAVIN WILLIAMSON By Gavin Williamson Secretary Of State For Education For The Daily Mail Published: 19:45 EST, 24 January 2021 | Updated: 20:01 EST, 24 January 2021 The last …
  • Furious MPs summon Gavin Williamson to Commons over schools plan 25 Jan 2021 13:03 Boris Johnson sowed confusion today as he hinted that 'some' lockdown curbs could be eased in mid-February - but defied a growing Tory mutiny by refusing to guarantee that schools will be open by Easter. The PM said ministers will be 'looking …
  • Johnson hints at lockdown easing as h... 25 Jan 2021 12:45 Boris Johnson is examining whether some lockdown measures could be lifted once the highest priority groups have been vaccinated as he came under pressure to reopen England’s schools. The Prime Minister said the Government was “looking at the potential of  …
  • Will schools reopen before Easter - latest updates on coronavirus lockdown 25 Jan 2021 12:45 In addition to the school closures, GCSE and A-level exams face cancellation for a second year. Replacing traditional exams, GCSE and A-Level students will receive their results from their teacher-assessed grades, and, in some rare cases, some mini …
  • New insure-tech solution launched in region 25 Jan 2021 12:38 Protect4Less, an innovative new insure-tech brand, which promises protection to owners of smartphones and other electronic devices and home appliances, has been launched in the UAE & wider GCC region. Launched by Zayn Holding, a privately held …
  • Mum transforms bathroom for just £15 with Poundland stickers - and fans love it 25 Jan 2021 12:11 Fans have gone into overdrive after a mum said she transformed her bathroom for just £15 - thanks to Poundland. The mum - who is a member of Extreme Couponing and Bargains UK group Facebook page - said she "hated" the bath panel in her home and …
  • Parents share their smart, and often hilarious, homeschool setups 25 Jan 2021 12:11 Having to turn your home into a classroom has not been easy but parents across the city have risen to the challenge with some amazing results. When we asked families to send in photos of their homeschooling setups, we were given great insight into people…
  • Boris Johnson says some lockdown rules could be relaxed by mid-February 25 Jan 2021 12:10 Boris Johnson has claimed he will "look at" the potential for relaxing some lockdown restrictions before mid-February. Following Health Secretary Matt Hancock's comments over the weekend about the lifting of lockdown restrictions being " …
  • Boris Johnson says some lockdown restrictions could be eased by mid-February 25 Jan 2021 12:06 The prime minister is coming under intense pressure to get children back into classrooms after health secretary Matt Hancock failed to rule out the possibility that they will remain closed until the Easter holidays. Speaking during a visit to a coronavirus …
  • Johnson 'looking at potential of relaxing some lockdown measures' next month 25 Jan 2021 11:58 The government will look at the possibility of lifting some restrictions in England from mid-February, Boris Johnson has said, though he confirmed the government was looking at tougher measures on traveller quarantine.The prime minister suggested the …
  • Partner Content: Business continuity - (Workspace)ONE less thing to worry about 25 Jan 2021 11:23 When you see a photo of people celebrating their ability to connect via Zoom or Teams, what do you think? "Bet they wish they'd switched off their webcam / blurred their background"? For me, it's "I wonder how their IT team is …
  • Boris Johnson refuses to give date for schools to reopen despite mounting revolt 25 Jan 2021 11:21 Boris Johnson has refused to give a date when schools will reopen despite mounting pressure from parents, campaigners and his own party to help the “forgotten victims” of the pandemic. The Prime Minister said he was still “looking at the data” to work out …
  • Is Windows 10X a Chromebook killer? 25 Jan 2021 11:10 Demand for laptops soared to record levels in 2020, driven by the work-at-home and school-at-home requirements brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Notebook sales rocketed past 200 million in a year, a record-breaking 22.5% year-over-year increase, …
  • St. Paul district aims to establish online school 25 Jan 2021 11:04 Before the pandemic bounced kids into distance learning last spring, St. Paul Public Schools had begun work to create its own online school, and now the district hopes to bring those plans to fruition. The school board will be asked Monday night to back …
  • Minnesota colleges receive more than $300 million in stimulus aid 25 Jan 2021 11:04 Minnesota colleges are breathing a sigh of relief as they prepare to collect more than $300 million in federal stimulus aid, which will help them narrow daunting budget holes and distribute emergency grants to students in need. Minnesota State's 37 …
  • Foreign investment scam: Penang police nab 21, including 8 Chinese nationals 25 Jan 2021 11:01 GEORGE TOWN: Penang police have crippled a foreign investment fraud syndicate following the arrest of 21 people, including eight Chinese nationals, in a raid on two luxury homes in Batu Feringghi two days ago. Penang police chief Datuk Sahabudin Abd Manan …
  • Full list of school closures across Wolverhampton after snowfall 25 Jan 2021 10:57 Dozens of schools across Wolverhampton have closed as significant snowfall continues to cause major disruption. Around 45 schools have announced they have shut following heavy snowfall that has sparked traffic issues across the region on Sunday, January 24 …
  • Development of run-down 19th century property set to enhance surroundings 25 Jan 2021 10:57 A historic property in Wolverhampton that was formerly home to the Express & Star's employment services offices has been granted listed building consent for a conversion into 11 new apartments. The 19th century Grade II listed building in Queen …
  • Government looking at lifting 'some' lockdown measures before mid-February 25 Jan 2021 10:57 Boris Johnson has announced ministers will mull over lifting some lockdown restrictions upon the first review on February 15. Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited a vaccination site at Barnet Football Club in north London on Monday morning, where around 13 …
  • Worldwide IT spending to grow 6.2% in 2021: Gartner 25 Jan 2021 10:46 After a decline in the pandemic-hit 2020, worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.9 trillion in 2021, an increase of 6.2 per cent from the previous year, according to the latest forecast by Gartner on Monday. Worldwide IT spending declined 3.2 per …
  • Full list of school closures across Sandwelll after heavy snowfall 25 Jan 2021 08:32 Nearly 100 schools across Sandwell have announced they are shut as heavy snowfall bombarded the region on the weekend. Sandwell Council said around 99 schools have announced closures as a Met Office weather warning remains in place until 11am Monday, …
  • Partial Resumption of Classes: Schools, colleges asked to prepare 25 Jan 2021 07:40 Only the 10th and 12th graders have to attend classes in person every day while other secondary school and college students may visit their classrooms once a week when their educational institutions reopen during the pandemic. The government will decide …
  • Monday briefing: New Covid could 'slip through' without quarantine 25 Jan 2021 07:13 Top story: London and south-east at risk of ‘levelling down’ Hello, Warren Murray putting the news afoot immediately to hand. Boris Johnson is facing increasing pressure from cabinet ministers and scientists to require all new arrivals, including British …
  • HP EliteBooks – Powerful laptops designed for repeat cleaning 25 Jan 2021 06:47 All HP EliteBooks are designed to be wiped down using a variety of common household disinfecting and cleaning wipes without damaging the device. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us all to be more vigilant when it comes to personal hygiene. While we are …
  • NPA ring-fences prosecutors 25 Jan 2021 06:23 The Herald Blessings Chidakwa Herald Reporter Prosecutors will now be housed in their own blocks of flats to curb corruption and to offer protection to those handling high-profile and sensitive cases in line with President Mnangagwa’s strategy to ring- …
  • Preserved horns found next to Bull Ring Market in archaeological dig 25 Jan 2021 06:17 Cattle horns preserved in layers of earth have been discovered close to Birmingham's 12th Century heart. The find is amazing given that nothing symbolises Birmingham more than the name of its Bull Ring Markets Archaeologist Steve Thomson has been super …
  • Stalin wielding 'vel' to deceive people: Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswami 25 Jan 2021 06:02 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday accused the DMK president, MK Stalin, of deceiving voters in his "new avatar", in which he had accepted a vel (spear associated with Lord Murugan) and later posed …
  • Apple NZ has boom year amid pandemic 25 Jan 2021 05:31 Apple's New Zealand business clocked a boomer year despite the pandemic - or possibly because of it, as punters turned to tech amid the remote-working boom. Apple Sales NZ - fully-owned by Apple's Australian subsidiary, which is in turn fully-owned …
  • 'This is why Joe Biden won': Amy Klobuchar unloads devastating response after Rand Paul's election meltdown 25 Jan 2021 03:31 Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said that she listened in disbelief on Sunday as Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) became incensed after he was put in the position of defending President Donald Trump's election lies. Paul made the remarks during an interview with ABC …
  • Economic Watch: Discover Chinese consumers in COVID-19-ravaged 2020 and beyond 25 Jan 2021 01:43 China's consumer spending has been on track to fully recover from the ravage of COVID-19, with proven resilience in the tests in 2020 and new traits to watch this year.   Signs of a consumption revival have become increasingly prominent in China, as …
  • The Country - Laptop edition 25 Jan 2021 00:53 Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay spoke to Central Otago farmer Matt Chisholm about losing his laptop - after leaving it on the roof of his car and going for a drive. On with the show: David Seymour: The Act Party leader comments on the Covid community …
  • Campaign to help get laptops to lockdown pupils starts with a bang 25 Jan 2021 00:35 Our campaign to help get laptops to lockdown pupils has raised a staggering £250,000 in its first weekend. In a flying start beyond our wildest dreams, Daily Mail readers have again shown phenomenal generosity. From £5 to £5,000, thousands of contributions …
  • SARAH VINE: We MUST help these children fulfil their hopes and dreams 25 Jan 2021 00:34 As the mother of two children at inner-city London secondaries, I know how difficult life is for some pupils. Over the years, children of all shapes and sizes and from all types of backgrounds have sat at my kitchen table. Some have every advantage in life …
  • Pubs and restaurants could stay shut until JULY as councils are given power to extend lockdown rules 25 Jan 2021 00:34 Pubs and restaurants could stay closed until July after Government chiefs chose to extend the Covid lockdown powers given to councils. The specially-created powers, which give local authorities in England the ability to close venues and tape-off public …
  • Parents' fury at schools shambles with no return expected until after Easter 24 Jan 2021 23:21 Boris Johnson has been accused of lurching from one shambles to another over schools, as fears for the education of kids in lockdown grows. Amid claims classes could remain shut until May, setting disadvantaged pupils back even further, angry parents …
  • How Lenovo is taking the global PC market by storm 24 Jan 2021 22:50 Global Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Lenovo has continued to astound market watchers, dominating worldwide PC shipments on the back of a rise in demand. The demand is fueled by the COVID-19 pandemic which has seen more schools and students …
  • John Mills Primary And Infant Gets 50 Tablets 24 Jan 2021 20:52 Story Highlights Private sector companies continue to support the ‘One Laptop or Tablet Per Child’ initiative, with an information technology company, RMP & Associates Limited, donating 50 tablets to the John Mills Primary and Infant School in Kingston …
  • InterDigital: Riding the 5G Wave 24 Jan 2021 20:40 Introduction InterDigital (NASDAQ:IDCC) is a company focused on the creation and licensing of Intellectual Property (IP), mainly in the digital wireless space and video coding (compression) and transmission environments, but also covering other subjects …
  • Ministers won't commit to reopening schools in England after Easter holidays 24 Jan 2021 20:39 The government has refused to commit to schools being open even after the Easter holidays, raising the prospect that parents will have many more weeks of homeschooling before even a phased return of most pupils to the classroom in England. A senior …
  • 3 Stocks To Watch In The Coming Week: Apple, Tesla, Advanced Micro Devices 24 Jan 2021 17:35 After this past week's peaceful inauguration of the US's new President, Joseph Biden, politics now moves to the background. For markets, the coming week will be all about corporate results and the financial health of America's publicly traded …
  • UNILAG to conduct virtual post-UTME test 24 Jan 2021 16:07 University of Lagos UNILAG: to conduct virtual post-UTME-test. The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has appealed to public-spirited Nigerians to assist indigent candidates to get tablets, as the university gets set for the …
  • Tamil Nadu CM accuses DMK of ‘deceit’ for embracing Lord Muruga in the run-up to assembly polls 24 Jan 2021 14:18 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Sunday accused DMK president M K Stalin of deception for posing with Lord Muruga’s spear like weapon, ‘Vel’ and said the divine symbol has come to leader of opposition’s notice since Assembly elections were round …
  • Slip, Slop, Sanitise: Officeworks ready for back-to-school in a pandemic 24 Jan 2021 14:02 It’s a recognition that behaviours even in the classroom have changed alongside how people shop, with Ms Hunter saying more parents are choosing to do their back-to-school shopping online this year. Loading “We are seeing continued growth in online, with …
  • Family of boy, 13, who 'took his own life', urge parents to talk to kids 24 Jan 2021 13:50 The family of a 13-year-old schoolboy who 'took his own life' have urged parents to talk to their children to prevent the 'deepest sense of grief imaginable'. Loves ones said Ryan Turner, from Hartshill, near Nuneaton, in Warwickshire, was …
  • Newborn baby and woman 'close to death' among 13,000 reported missing 24 Jan 2021 13:50 These are the detectives who have received almost 13,000 missing person reports, including a three-week-old baby, a man, 97, and a woman 'close to death', over the last year. Specialist West Midlands Police Locate Teams - based in Solihull and …
  • School return depends on the impact of the vaccination programme - Hancock says 24 Jan 2021 12:45 Matt Hancock has said that when schools return will depend on the impact of the vaccination programme. The Health Secretary appeared on Sky News' Sophy Ridge on Sunday morning after scientists warned against lifting lockdown restrictions. When asked if …
  • How YOU can take part in our campaign to ensure all schoolchildren have a laptop to learn at home  24 Jan 2021 12:40 The Mail has launched a campaign to ensure all Britain’s schoolchildren are equipped with a laptop or computer tablet – so no child is prevented from learning during the lockdown. With schools closed, up to a million pupils are struggling with accessing …
  • Gavin Williamson to 'rule out pupils return after February half-term' 24 Jan 2021 12:37 Parents could be home schooling their children for months to come as the return to the classroom is set to be pushed back again. It is believed that Gavin Williamson, the Education Secretary, will within days rule out the full reopening of schools after …
  • Suhakam urges gov’t to focus on mitigating learning loss and preventing dropouts amid pandemic 24 Jan 2021 10:20 Suhakam has urged the government to focus on mitigating the learning loss and preventing dropouts, particularly among vulnerable groups across  the country. Bernama File Photo KUCHING (Jan 24): The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has urged …
  • Unease in ODM over handshake deal amid bid to oust Raila as Luo kingpin 24 Jan 2021 10:11 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Senior rank and file of the Orange Democratic Movement is increasingly getting jittery with the loose handshake arrangement it has with the ruling party, Jubilee, as the …
  • Popularity of city tours, food & nature trails at SGNP, Aarey peak post lockdown 24 Jan 2021 09:28 UNTIL THE Covid-19 pandemic interrupted overseas travel or going to theatres and clubbing, 32-year-old Shruti Tomar did not believe that the city she called her home for over a decade had any other leisure activity to offer. Whenever Tomar wanted a break …
  • Robbo opens up about life under all six of his Blues managers 24 Jan 2021 08:33 Paul Robinson was a 33-year-old free agent when Lee Clark came calling and set in motion a Birmingham City career that might have lasted a month but ended up as an eight-year stay. That was back in September 2012, when Blues’ defensive options were ravaged …
  • Rule Breaker Investing: 5 Stocks Rolled Up at Random 24 Jan 2021 07:17 Surely it's not possible to beat the market with a random roll of the dice! But what if we're dicing in a universe of great companies? What if we're randomizing Rule Breakers? In this episode of Rule Breaker Investing, Motley Fool co-founder …
  • Hotelier brothers 'trapped in nightmare' dispute over a car park 24 Jan 2021 06:23 Two brothers who own a Birmingham boutique hotel told how they are 'trapped in a nightmare' after a legal dispute with the city council over a car park. Stuart and Darren Insall have been forced to temporarily close The Edgbaston due to Covid …
  • Stalker and Covid rule-breaker in the dock - court latest 24 Jan 2021 06:23 A stalker who followed a woman and sent letters to her home has appeared before the courts. Also in the dock was a man who failed to wear a face mask in Subway and a 52-year-old who urinated on the floor of a police cell. A drink driver was also jailed for …
  • Man wins £120,000 on Euromillions after wife sends him to supermarket 24 Jan 2021 06:23 A National Lottery winner scooped £120,000 on the EuroMillions - after buying a ticket alongside a bag of carrots for his Sunday roast. Martin Gilbey, from Northampton, was at home with partner Tracy when he left for a supermarket to go and buy the …
  • City headteacher reveals how school is coping in lockdown 24 Jan 2021 06:23 The headteacher at Anderton Park School in Sparkhill has praised families for being 'incredible' in the way they are coping during the third lockdown. Sarah Hewitt-Clarkson said that around 100 laptops had been donated to the school, including one …
  • Nurse left waiting for months despite bid to help fight deadly Covid 24 Jan 2021 06:23 Jemma Johnson has been on a Covid-19 nursing register for more than nine months in her bid to rejoin the NHS frontline now battling the deadly coronavirus. Armed with a decade of acute ward experience, she claims her skills are "being wasted" at …
  • World No 1 dream for teenager learning to ski in lockdown living room 24 Jan 2021 06:23 He's been enthralled by legendary ski jumper Eddie the Eagle and seen the movie of his daredevil exploits. Now Moseley teenager George Brown is drawing inspiration from the Winter Olympics' star who learned to ski jump in his garden. And a former …
  • Jobs you can apply for at new designer shopping outlet 24 Jan 2021 06:23 More jobs are up for grabs at the Midlands' new £160 million designer shopping outlet. A number of vacancies need to be filled before McArthurGlen Designer Outlet West Midlands opens its doors later this year. Ted Baker, Lindt and Mountain Warehouse …
  • Could 2021 be the year for technology? Here are some trends to watch out for 24 Jan 2021 06:20 Express News Service Back in the 1960s, the US Defence Department needed a technology to monitor seismic activities resulting from earthquake and nuclear activities. Researchers at California University developed ARPANET on a third-generation computer to …
  • Biden urges patience as frustration grows over vaccine supply 24 Jan 2021 06:19 "Things are going to continue to get worse before they get better," the new President said, noting that the US is likely to cross a half-million deaths next month as cases continue to mount. "We didn't get into this mess overnight, and …
  • Apple’s 2021 MacBook Pros will reportedly bring back the SD card slot 24 Jan 2021 05:10 Apple may finally be bringing an integrated SD card slot to its upcoming 2021 models of its MacBook Pro laptops, according to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, in a move that would restore the popular port standard to the company’s computers. The …
  • Online Banking Takes Shape in Taiwan 24 Jan 2021 04:35 Banking deregulation in 1992 paved the way for the establishment of new banks in Taiwan. Now, in 2021, 30 years down the road, we see the emergence of exclusively online banking amid the launch of a financial war worth trillions. With no brick and mortar …
  • Bilawal must show number before no-trust against PM: Ahsan 24 Jan 2021 03:40 LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: The selected government of Imran Khan has tarnished the image of the country before the international community. This was stated by Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) General Secretary Ahsan Iqbal while addressing a press conference …
  • Thanks To Loophole, NYC Public School Students Have Unrestricted Access To Watching YouTube 24 Jan 2021 03:23 When Eric Steele and Tania Lewis’s nine-year-old daughter logged into her online school account on a recent remote learning day, she completed her assignment that included watching a video posted on YouTube. Then she navigated to YouTube videos featuring …
  • Minister says revolutionary steps taken for uplift of youth in KP 24 Jan 2021 03:16 BISHAM: Khyber Pakht-unkhwa Minister for Labour and Culture Shaukat Ali Yousafzai on Saturday said that the future of the youth was bright, as the government had launched a number of projects for the growth and development of youth through science and …
  • Sundance enters uncharted waters in unique Oscar season 24 Jan 2021 03:13 In this file photo actress Carey Mulligan attends the 2020 Sundance Film Festival – “Promising Young Woman” Premiere at The Marc Theatre on January 25, 2020 in Park City, Utah. – Carey Mulligan attended the 2020 Sundance Film Festival of “Promising Young …
  • Young L.A. 'vaccine chasers' crowd unofficial standby lines in hopes of a shot 24 Jan 2021 03:03 There is, officially speaking, no such thing as a standby line for COVID-19 vaccinations in Los Angeles County. But some clinics have soon-to-expire doses left over at the end of the day or during an early-afternoon lull, and word has quickly spread about …
  • New Intel CEO commits to manufacturing 24 Jan 2021 01:22 Intel Corp’s incoming chief executive officer Pat Gelsinger on Thursday pledged to regain the company’s lead in chip manufacturing, countering growing calls from some investors to shed that part of its business. “I am confident that the majority of our …
  • Know this: Laptop screens are changing like never before for good 24 Jan 2021 00:43 The new year just kicked off, but it’s already been an eventful few weeks for 2021. Thanks to all of the current events dominating the news cycle, CES 2021 was kind of an afterthought this year. The fact that this huge consumer electronics show was virtual …
  • The seafarer crisis — a shipping problem being passed from port to port 24 Jan 2021 00:22 A major maritime crisis is getting so bad some seafarers are injuring themselves just to get home. The problem is turning up at our door. Some of these crews are arriving with unpaid wages. Others haven’t touched dry land since the start of the pandemic …