News

Mum gobsmacked as four-month-old son appears to tell her to ‘f*** off’

Babies are always making gurgling noises as a way to communicate, but they often don’t say their first words until they’re around a year old. Which explains why a mum was so stunned when her baby starting speaking at just four-months-old. Charlotte Hazell, from Brighton, couldn’t believe her luck when she caught the moment her […]

Sport

Bruce Arians: Home-field advantage in playoffs doesn’t matter this year

With New Orleans’ magic number to win the NFC South at one and with four weeks left in the regular season, the Buccaneers most likely will play up to three playoff games on the road. Tampa Bay coach Bruce Arians shrugs at the road-warrior reality that his team may be facing. “Just getting in the […]

Lifestyle

Are ‘immunity passports’ a good idea?

Vaccinations against COVID-19 are getting underway in England and will soon follow elsewhere. This is great news, but just the start of a long program that could extend well into the middle of 2021—and beyond. In the meantime, the number of people protected from symptomatic COVID will steadily grow as more people are vaccinated. The […]

Business

Ireland says UK threat of breaking Brexit treaty a ‘negotiating tactic’

Britain’s plan to press ahead on Monday with legislation that would break an earlier Brexit deal is a “negotiating tactic” which should not distract EU negotiators, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Sunday. Britain’s upper house of parliament last month voted to remove the controversial clauses from the Internal Market Bill, but the government […]

Technology

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti review: faster than 2080 Super, easily beats 1080 Ti

The rumours were true: the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti is a real graphics card, and we’ve been testing it for the past week. Nvidia promises RTX 2080 Super level performance in a smaller, cheaper and more efficient Ampere design, and – spoiler alert – that’s exactly what our testing shows they’ve delivered. For £370 in […]

News

Woman’s ‘lucky’ dress listing labelled ‘trashy’ for X-rated description

A woman who shared X-rated details about a dress she was selling has been labelled “trashy”. The anonymous woman, who purchased a red crochet style dress for her 18th birthday, advertised it on the buy-and-sell app Depop for 75 euros (£55) plus 5 euros shipping. But shoppers were taken aback when they read the product […]