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Equifax says almost 400,000 Britons hit in data breach

September 15, 2017 11:13 am0 comments
Equifax says almost 400,000 Britons hit in data breach

Data about British people “may potentially have been accessed” during the data breach at the US credit rating firm Equifax. The UK arm of the organisation said files containing information on “fewer than 400,000” UK consumers was accessed in the breach. Last week, Equifax revealed details of the hack and […]

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TV broadcasters 'failing to represent society' says Ofcom report

September 14, 2017 11:41 am0 comments
TV broadcasters 'failing to represent society' says Ofcom report

Broadcasters are failing to represent society, with a lack of diversity among staff, Ofcom has warned. The broadcasting watchdog says women, ethnic minority groups and disabled people are all under-represented. Its chief executive Sharon White said many of the “shocking” results will “concern the whole industry”. Ofcom’s report looked at […]

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Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

September 11, 2017 1:07 pm0 comments
Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The launch of Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition last year was marred by the company’s near-total disconnection from reality, as supply issues drove resale prices of the mini-console to several hundred dollars. It’s no surprise, then, that […]

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North Korea preparing more missile launches, says South

September 4, 2017 4:52 am0 comments
North Korea preparing more missile launches, says South

Media playback is unsupported on your device South Korea says it has seen indications that the North is preparing more missile launches, possibly an intercontinental ballistic missile. It said it was strengthening its controversial US-made Thaad missile defence system after the North’s test of a nuclear bomb at the weekend. […]

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One in three 'sick notes' for mental health, says NHS

September 1, 2017 6:17 am0 comments
One in three 'sick notes' for mental health, says NHS

Nearly a third of fit notes issued by GPs are for psychiatric problems, says an NHS report. This makes them the most common reason for people to take time off work, ahead of musculoskeletal diseases. There was a 14% rise in notes relating to anxiety and stress between 2015-16 and […]

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Asperger artist: Patrick Samuel says art saved his life

August 26, 2017 9:15 am0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Patrick Samuel has Asperger’s syndrome. He uses art to deal with depression and self-injurious behaviour. BBC News – Health

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Brexit: Theresa May says UK leaving EU court's jurisdiction

August 23, 2017 10:42 am0 comments
Brexit: Theresa May says UK leaving EU court's jurisdiction

Media playback is unsupported on your device Theresa May has insisted the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice in the UK will come to an end with Brexit. As the government published new details of its position, the PM said the UK would “take back control of our laws”. […]

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Anger and hatred can make us feel happy, says study

August 14, 2017 3:07 pm0 comments
Anger and hatred can make us feel happy, says study

People are happier if they are able to feel emotions they desire – even if those emotions are unpleasant, such as anger and hatred, a study suggests. The results of the study, compiled by an international team of researchers, found happiness is “more than simply feeling pleasure and avoiding pain”. […]

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Chloe Grace Moretz says she was body shamed by male co-star

August 9, 2017 5:50 am0 comments
Chloe Grace Moretz says she was body shamed by male co-star

Chloe Grace Moretz is not a fan of body shaming. Earlier this summer, the actress said she was “appalled and angry” about a billboard advert for her movie Red Shoes & the 7 Dwarfs, which suggested being overweight made you less beautiful. And now, she’s spoken for the first time […]

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North Korea says considering missile strike near Guam

August 8, 2017 6:03 pm0 comments
North Korea says considering missile strike near Guam

North Korea says it is considering missile strikes near the US Pacific territory of Guam, just hours after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with “fire and fury”. The North’s official news agency said it was mulling a plan to fire medium-to-long-range rockets around Guam, where US strategic bombers are based. […]

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