Alexander Lukashenko tells the Kremlin that unrest could spread to Moscow next if his regime is destabilised The embattled Belarusian president, Alexander Lukashenko, has called on Vladimir Putin to help him quell the growing wave of protest inside the country, […]
Algorithms are at the centre of the criticisms over the exam results and the Royal Statistical Society has called for an investigation into how they were used by Ofqual. We speak to the Chief Statistician for Imperial College in London, […]
The perils of pandemic holidays. Travellers returning from France must now self isolate for 14 days as new restrictions came into force after the 4am deadline. In a stampede away from our second favourite holiday destination people were buying up […]
British protest group StandUpX is gaining in numbers. They mostly protest restrictive anti-Covid-19 measures, but members also oppose 5G and vaccines, among other things. The overarching belief is that democracy is under threat. StandUpX made headlines for storming a busy […]
A man cave for all the family (pic: Jim Cullinane) A reader explains how he’s managed to be both a parent and a gamer, and how video games can bring the whole family together. Last year I celebrated an important […]
Is Sony’s silence the best policy? (pic: Metro) A reader suggests that the secret to Sony’s success is to do and say as little as possible, in stark contrast to Microsoft’s Xbox Series X. If there’s one thing I’ve learnt […]
Mass Effect – almost certainly coming to the next gen (pic: EA) GameCentral readers name the next gen games they’re most hoping for, from Street Fighter 6 to a new Tomb Raider. The subject for this week’s Hot Topic was […]
Kyren Wilson edged out Anthony McGill on Friday in Sheffield (Picture: REX) Anthony McGill suffered a heartbreaking defeat to Kyren Wilson in the semi-finals of the World Snooker Championship on Friday night, but immediately wished his conqueror ‘all the luck […]
VJ Day was declared when emperor Hiroito ordered his people to stop fighting in second world war The UK marks the 75th anniversary of VJ Day on Saturday, with a national moment of silence and service of remembrance, as well […]
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba (Picture: Getty) Sevilla star Joan Jordan has taunted Paul Pogba ahead of the Europa League semi-final by insisting the Manchester United midfielder is no better than some of the players his team face in La […]