The report of the majority, there is no change in the number of municipalities

15:43 11/10/2022 Socialists also reject the proposal to change the districts The two former socialist mayors contracted by the majority as experts have recommended to the territorial reform commission not to change the current number of municipalities. In their 5 recommendations, it is not even proposed to change the number of districts as requested by … Read more

Pub chiefs warn ‘vast majority’ will not reopen tomorrow

Hospitality bosses today warned the ‘vast majority’ of pubs in England will not be able to reopen tomorrow because they do not have adequate outdoor space.  The next step in Boris Johnson‘s lockdown exit roadmap will see pubs, bars and restaurants allowed to welcome back customers outside but only if there is table seating.  It … Read more

Alex Salmond’s new Alba Party could STOP Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP gaining an outright majority

Alex Salmond’s upstart pro-independence Alba Party party could ruin Nicola Sturgeon‘s chances of an outright SNP majority in the Scottish parliament election, a new poll suggests today.   The Savanta ComRes poll for The Scotsman predicts the SNP will return 64 MSPs, one short of the 65 needed for a majority. The poll predicts the Alba … Read more

Covid-19: ‘Vast majority’ of positive rapid Covid tests are likely to be false, scientist claims

The ‘vast majority’ of positive rapid Covid tests at school are likely to be false, Professor Jon Deeks,  Mass testing of secondary school pupils is costing £120,000 for every case it detects, it emerged today. Data from March 11 to 18 shows 1,805 positive results from 3.8million tests taken. Given the current best-guess false-positive rate, only … Read more

Majority of Britons believe Covid pandemic has widened gap between richest and poorest 

Fears over rising inequality as majority of Britons believe Covid pandemic has widened gap between richest and poorest 56 per cent of Brits believe that national lockdowns have increased inequality Over half the population believe mental health is biggest casualty of pandemic The data comes from a new study conducted by the Social Mobility Commission … Read more

Poll reveals majority of Britons want Harry and Meghan stripped of their titles

Most Britons think the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were wrong to have given their explosive interview, a poll reveals today. A majority of the public believes they have let down the Queen – and should be stripped of their royal titles. The survey was conducted after millions watched the bombshell Oprah Winfrey interview on … Read more

Majority of Brits happy to carry vaccination cards if it means they could travel abroad study finds

Majority of Brits would be happy to carry vaccination cards if it meant they could travel abroad study finds amid Government’s proposals for jab passports Majority of Britons, 75 per cent, would be willing to carry proof of vaccination  Acceptance is highest among people over 65 who have been offered Covid-19  Anyone who gets a … Read more

Jack Dorsey’s Square buys majority stake in Jay-Z’s Tidal as rapper joins board

Financial technology company Square said Thursday that it has reached an agreement to acquire majority ownership of Tidal, the music streaming service partly owned by Jay-Z. Square – which was founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey in 2009 – will pay $297 million in cash and stock for Tidal. The deal will also see Jay-Z … Read more

Jack Dorsey’s Square buys majority stake in Tidal as Jay-Z becomes board member

Financial technology company Square said Thursday that it has reached an agreement to acquire majority ownership of Tidal, the music streaming service partly owned by Jay-Z. Square – which was founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey in 2009 – will pay $297 million in cash and stock for Tidal. The deal wil also see Jay-Z … Read more

Murders rose 47 percent in NYC from 2019 to 2020 as Cuomo reports majority of shootings unsolved

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has revealed murders in New York City soared 47 per cent from 2019 to 2020 and a shocking 70 per cent of shootings went unsolved. Cuomo spent time discussing crime in New York City during his COVID briefing on Friday morning, citing numbers in the context of the upcoming mayoral race.  … Read more