Robinson and Overton have chance to push case for England’s Ashes tour

A packed international summer starts on Wednesday with the first of two Tests against New Zealand, and from then on England face a brutal schedule across all three formats running through to the Twenty20 World Cup and the Ashes. It’s not just the sheer quantity of games or the quality of the opposition that makes […]


Italy judge hands Riva brothers prison terms over Ilva pollution

An Italian court on Monday sentenced the former owners of the Ilva steelworks, Fabio and Nicola Riva, to 22 and 20 years in jail respectively for allowing it to spew out deadly pollution. Once the largest steel producer in Europe, the factory emitted a lethal cocktail of carcinogenic dioxins and mineral particles for more than […]


Nvidia announces new RTX 3080 Ti, priced at $1,199 and launching June 3rd

Nvidia is unveiling its latest flagship gaming GPU today, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti. Based on Nvidia’s latest Ampere architecture, the RTX 3080 Ti will succeed the RTX 3080 and promises to deliver 1.5x more performance over the previous generation RTX 2080 Ti. Nvidia is making the RTX 3080 Ti available worldwide on June 3rd, […]


Man has people in hysterics with shrieks from intense massage at Turkish bath

A man has left people in hysterics after sharing his Turkish bath experience. Lifestyle vlogger FarukAcar, from Turkey, and his friends booked themselves into a local bathhouse, known as a Hammam, which consists of three rooms – a hot room to steam, a warm room to scrub and a cool room to relax. The group […]


Morecambe sink Newport to climb into League One amid penalty controversy

History was made. After 14 seasons in League Two Morecambe finally found the exit door but not how many would have expected. Carlos Mendes Gomes’ controversial extra-time penalty lifted a club that has spent much of its 101-year existence in non-league into English football’sthird tier for the first time. Perennial relegation strugglers, Morecambe were languishing […]


June is a magical month for gardeners. Take time to enjoy it

June, the month of weeding and watering. The official end of spring and – hopefully any fear of frost. Time of the longest day (we’ll avoid the doom-laden tick tock of the summer garden clock). The weeks of first harvest. No more holding back, most everything can go into ground now. Time for the tender […]


Retailers and unions agree on 3-month extension to Bangladesh workers’ safety accord

Retailers and unions negotiating over a legally binding workers’ safety accord in Bangladesh due to expire on Monday reached a tentative deal to extend it by three months, unions involved in discussions said, provided the around 200 signatory retailers agree on the extension. The signatories – which include top apparel retailers like Zara-owner Inditex – […]


AMD’s answer to Nvidia’s DLSS is coming this month

AMD has announced that FidelityFX Super Resolution (FSR), its super sampling technique that should boost performance and image quality in supported games, will launch on June 22nd. The company gave a presentation at Computex Taipei today with more information on the feature, though it’s still not clear just how effective it’ll be. AI-powered super sampling […]


Woman’s ingenious hack for eating sushi and soy sauce divides internet

A woman who shared an ingenious way to eat sushi with soy sauce may have you questioning how you eat yours. April-Joy Goodlet, from Queensland, Australia demonstrated the hack on TikTok, where she showed herself pushing the long nozzle of the classic fish-shaped soy sauce directly into the seafood roll instead of using it to […]