Monday, October 15, 2018
European Development Days 2018 will tackle on gender equality and the role of women around the world
Launched in 2006, the European Development Days is a way to gather the international development community to discuss the methods of eradicating poverty. On June 5, the 12th European Development Days have opened, under the theme “Women and Girls at the Forefront of Sustainable Development: protect, empower, invest." This year's gathering...
Goverment propose three-years minimum contract for UK Tenants
The UK government’s new proposal on a three-year minimum rental contract for tenants have been met with angry reactions and opposition from landlords. The plan would permit the tenants to end their contract earlier if they wanted to. Around 80% of renters in England and Wales have their contracts set...
NHS received funding to boost operation
Healthcare has always been an essential sector in every country. As the saying goes, "Health is wealth." The United Kingdom's primary healthcare provider, the National Health Service (NHS) ranks as one of the best healthcare systems in the world. It continues to prove that a state can provide its...
NHS' rank in healthcare had considerably decreased because of factors such as the lack of staff wherein the budget and equipment are not properly supplied.
NHS' rank in healthcare had considerably decreased because of factors such as the lack of staff wherein the budget and equipment are not properly supplied. Additionally, NHS had been financially pressured because they are spending more than they’re getting. Thus, the government promised to help improve NHS’ services by...
Yes, another personality quiz is under fire. It’s called myPersonality and it may have exposed the data of 3 million Facebook users. Data myPersonality was shared with researchers from more than 150 institutions, according to New Scientist. They needed a username and password to access it. But they could...
On July 2018, Mark Richard G. Acklom, an English conman who is on Britain's National Crime Agency's (NCA) list of 10 most-wanted fugitives, has been caught in Switzerland after six years of hiding
On July 2018, Mark Richard G. Acklom, an English conman who is on Britain's National Crime Agency's (NCA) list of 10 most-wanted fugitives, has been caught in Switzerland after six years of hiding. Acklom was arrested by the Swiss police together with NCA and Avon and Somerset Police in...
Ticketmaster Hacked - Monzo and Ibenta shared their response
Ticketmaster announced that personal information of their customers in the UK had been hacked by an unknown third-party. Affected parties are only within the UK, and they are advising their clients to modify their information and observe suspicious activities in their accounts. The unknown software had hacked the personal...
Heatwave UK causes Ireland to preserve water
This summer of 2018, a heatwave struck the United Kingdom (UK) as it experiences a temperature that ranges from 30 to 32 degrees Celsius. A spokesman for the Met stated that the UK weather would not change for a while and will last for at least five more days....
Vaccines for Prevention from Measles Outbreak
On June 30, 2018, recent reports state that measles has become an epidemic in Briston, United Kingdom. People have been hospitalized which lead to the issuance of a public health warning in the area. The health body claimed that the disease, measles could be severe and life-threatening. There have been...
TFL renews Uber license to operate
Uber gained its 15-month probationary license in London after the appeal in court had been finalized. Public transportation is necessary for our daily lives. However, with the growing population, there are instances where it may not be readily available in such times as the rush hours where trains, buses, and...