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Who Could Be The Next Shadow Chancellor?

Who Could Be The Next Shadow Chancellor?

11 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

Rishi Sunak, the chancellor of the exchequer, has arguably the most important job in British politics after the prime minister. With controls over tax, spending and economic...
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Is Boris Johnson Relying Too Much On China To Boost Post-Brexit Britain?

Is Boris Johnson Relying Too Much On China To Boost Post-Brexit Britain?

1 day ago   |   Huffington Post

You're reading The Waugh Zone, our daily politics briefing. Sign up now to get it by email in the evening. Slow boast to China It had taken some time, but he got there in the...
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Coronavirus Fears Impact London's Chinatown

5 days ago   |   Huffington Post

As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, so too does its economic impact - with businesses in London's Chinatown feeling the pinch. The area, nestled between the theatre district...
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Exclusive: Universities Warn Government Of Coronavirus Economic Hit

5 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Sign up now to get The Waugh Zone , our evening politics briefing, by email. Universities have warned the government they could face a significant financial hit if coronavirus...
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Could slave labour have made your Valentine's Day gift asks Andrew Bevan

Could slave labour have made your Valentine's Day gift asks Andrew Bevan

5 days ago   |   The Scotsman

Are you one of those people who make a fuss of your partner on Valentine's Day? Me too - but I'm finding it increasingly difficult to know what to buy. That's because today, as...
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How Much Will The Coronavirus Outbreak Cost?

7 days ago   |   Huffington Post

The human cost of the coronavirus outbreak in China continues to grow, but what will the economic cost be? China has the second largest GDP and one of the fastest-growing...
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Carla Gee: It is rocket science - girls encouraged to enter male world

Carla Gee: It is rocket science - girls encouraged to enter male world

8 days ago   |   The Scotsman

Did you know that it's ­International Day of Women and Girls in ­Science? Every year on 11 February, I and millions of others celebrate the achievements of girls and women in...
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Boris Johnson's Brexit Trade Plan Will Hit UK Economy, Experts Warn

Boris Johnson's Brexit Trade Plan Will Hit UK Economy, Experts Warn

9 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Make sense of politics. Sign up to the Waugh Zone and get the political day in a nutshell. Boris Johnson's Brexit plan for a Canada-style trade relationship with the EU will...
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Billionaire Citadel founder Ken Griffin explains why he modeled his firm after Goldman Sachs' analyst program - and says future leaders can't expect a 9-to-5 lifestyle and a 'great weekend'

Billionaire Citadel founder Ken Griffin explains why he modeled his firm after Goldman Sachs' analyst program - and says future leaders can't expect a 9-to-5 lifestyle and a 'great weekend'

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Billionaire Citadel founder Ken Griffin said the best advice he ever got was "spend your time with your strongest colleagues." Griffin said this advice goes against many...
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Stuart McMillan: We must tackle inequality, poverty and other social challenges

Stuart McMillan: We must tackle inequality, poverty and other social challenges

14 days ago   |   The Scotsman

There is a growing acknowledgement that people's quality of life should be as important as the economic wellbeing and growth of a country. However, as we move into a new decade...
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Meghan And Harry Confirm They'll Step Down From Royal Duties On March 31

Meghan And Harry Confirm They'll Step Down From Royal Duties On March 31

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will begin their new life away from the royal family from March 31 and will announce details of their new non-profit organisation later in the... Read more ...

‘I Am NOT A Domestic Abuser': Caroline Flack's Family Share Powerful...

‘I Am NOT A Domestic Abuser': Caroline Flack's Family Share Powerful Unpublished Instagram Post By Love Island Star Ahead Of Inquest Into Her Death

Caroline Flack 's family have released an unpublished Instagram post written by the TV star ahead of an inquest into her death today. In the emotional post, which was written... Read more ...

Mother shows off impressive hair hack by curling her daughters long locks...

Mother shows off impressive hair hack by curling her daughters long locks with a pair of SOCKS 

Lynsey Cleland, 40, from Belfast, revealed the styling hack, which saw her curling her daughter Zienna's, 6, hair with a pair of socks. The little girl was left with curls... Read more ...

Princess Mette-Marit of Norway shares candid ski trip selfie with Prince Haakon

Princess Mette-Marit of Norway shares candid ski trip selfie with Prince Haakon

Mother-of-three Mette-Marit, 46, shared a candid snap on Instagram of her and husband Crown Prince Haakon of Norway cosying up outside their ski lodge in an unknown location. Read more ...

Judges Need Consent Training Because Courts 'No Longer Safe Places For...

Judges Need Consent Training Because Courts 'No Longer Safe Places For Women', Government Told

More than 130 lawyers and women's charities have signed a letter calling for family court judges to be trained “on the meaning of consent” after a judge ruled a woman was not... Read more ...

Priti Patel Claims Boris Johnson Is 'Absolutely Not A Racist' After Dave's...

Priti Patel Claims Boris Johnson Is 'Absolutely Not A Racist' After Dave's Brits Performance

Priti Patel has insisted Boris Johnson is “absolutely not a racist”, after rapper Dave used his performance at the Brits to brand the prime minister a “real racist”. The home... Read more ...

Burger King releases new campaign showing its Whopper covered in MOLD

Burger King releases new campaign showing its Whopper covered in MOLD

The campaign shows how a Whopper decays after several days. Burger King announced that Whoppers in over 400 US restaurants have no artificial preservatives. Read more ...

Jimmy Tarbuck Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Jimmy Tarbuck Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Jimmy Tarbuck has revealed he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. The veteran comedian, 80, opened up about his diagnosis on Good Morning Britain , insisting he was... Read more ...

Passengers On Coronavirus-Hit Cruise Ship Allowed To Leave After Two Week...

Passengers On Coronavirus-Hit Cruise Ship Allowed To Leave After Two Week Quarantine

Passengers stuck on a cruise ship in Japan where more than 500 people were infected with coronavirus have been allowed to start leaving the vessel. The Diamond Princess was... Read more ...

Six Cooper Hewitt trustees resign to protest Caroline Baumann's departure

Six Cooper Hewitt trustees resign to protest Caroline Baumann's departure

Designer David Rockwell is among six trustees that have stepped down to protest Caroline Baumann's resignation as director of the Cooper Hewitt after it was reported her... Read more ...