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UK laptop ban: practical move or political ploy?

The UK has recently announced a new ban on certain electronic devices, including tablets, laptops and anything larger than a mobile phone from being carried in hand luggage. This ban applies to flights coming into Britain from a selection of Middle...

Is the new 12-sided pound coin really worth it?

As if the new plastic banknote wasn’t exciting enough the Royal Mint has introduced a new 12-sided pound coin into circulation. According to the Treasury will be “the most secure coin in the world”. This is the first time the pound coin has...

UK response divided over Westminster attack

A terror attack carried out by a man identified as Khalid Masood caused the deaths of four individuals and left over fifty injured as he ploughed down pedestrians along Westminster Bridge. He was then shot and killed outside the Palwace by a close...

Why do millennials go wild for daring decorations?

Golden pineapples, huge and exotic tapestries, and walls covered in miles of fairy lights. These are just some of the increasingly recurring decoration choices present in many millennials’ homes. These reappearing interior design themes may seem...

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