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LONDON (Bywire News) - The research, conducted as part of the Self-Made Celebs study, showed that Lorriane has seen the highest influx of positive Tweets from fans of her show over the last year, compared to other popular female hosts analysed in the study. The Twitter sentiment analysis was conduct...
LONDON (Bywire News) - Yorkshire-based home furnishing brand Blinds Direct has launched a nationwide competition that gives aspiring student designers the chance to have their work printed on a range of interior decor products that will be sold on the company’s website, with the artist credited in e...
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LONDON (Bywire News) - As all legal Covid restrictions have been lifted in England, the nation has navigated a surreal piece of history that will be discussed and documented for centuries to come. After collating some of our unexpected positives and standout moments, PastBook - Europe's largest phot...
LONDON (Bywire News) - The star signs that have the highest predisposition towards achieving fame and fortune have been named in a new study, following an analysis of historical Forbes 30 Under 30 lists. The research, provided as part of the Self-Made Celebs study, found that the majority of celebs ...
By Anna Irrera LONDON - PayPal Holdings Inc is partnering with non-profit organisation the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) to investigate how extremist and hate movements in the United States take advantage of financial platforms to fund their criminal activities. The initiative will be led through ADL...
SHANGHAI -China is barring tutoring for profit in core school subjects to ease financial pressures on families that have contributed to low birth rates, a report in the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday. The news confirmed a measure contained in a government document widely circulated on ...
By Dave Graham and Andre Paultre CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti -The funeral of assassinated Haitian president Jovenel Moise on Friday was disrupted by what appeared to be shots nearby and riot gas used on protesters, prompting a U.S. delegation and other dignitaries to duck into vehicles for safety. witnesses ...
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis will skip a Mass on Sunday that he had been scheduled to say before his recent surgery, but the Vatican said there was no cause for alarm and that it was part of normal convalescence. The Vatican said the pope will go ahead with his Sunday noon prayer but that a Mass for ...
LONDON (Bywire News) - Studies revealed that watching videos of our furry friends can relieve stress, due to positive social interactions, it’s no surprise social media is swamped with them. Interested in this, the pet insurance experts at money.co.uk investigated to reveal which dog breed ranks as ...
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LONDON (Bywire News) - Fashion brand, ISAWITFIRST have added another range to its ever-growing roster, as it announces the launch of its brand-new children’s range. Whether it’s dressing up as mini-me with Mum, looking trendy like the big sis, or just wanting to be the coolest kid on the playground,...
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(Refiles to correct spelling of soldiers in headline) By Julia Symmes Cobb BOGOTA -An ex-soldier recruited to join a group of Colombians accused of involvement in last week's assassination of Haiti's president added his voice to a chorus of family and colleagues who say the men were contracted to pr...
CANNES, France - Sean Penn said on Saturday he nearly passed up the chance to act opposite his daughter Dylan for the first time in "Flag Day", his latest movie which is vying for awards at the Cannes Film Festival - until actor Matt Damon egged him on. Oscar-winning Penn plays John Vogel, a real-li...
LONDON - Prince William wished the England soccer team the best of luck as it prepares for Sunday's Euro 2020 final, its most anticipated game since the side won the 1966 World Cup. William, who is president of England's Football Association, posted his message in a video on Twitter, adding to wishe...
LONDON (Bywire News) - The hair-raising and hilarious Cirque Berserk! celebrates its return to the stage, following the cancellation of its performances since March last year due to lockdown restrictions. Combining contemporary cirque-style artistry with adrenaline-fuelled stunt action, the 2021 sho...
By Raphael Satter WASHINGTON -Cybersecurity company Huntress Labs said on Friday that 200 businesses have been hit by ransomware attacks following an incident at U.S. IT firm Kaseya in Miami. Kaseya, in a statement posted on its own website, said it is investigating a "potential attack" on a widely ...
LONDON (Bywire News) -New research has revealed the 30 greatest hangover cures of all time, with the classic Full English, along with bacon, eggs, sausage, beans and toast, reigning supreme, according to 32 percent of the nation. Yet, while it was traditionally known as the Full English breakfast, a...
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MOSCOW -The Kremlin on Friday blamed a fresh surge in COVID-19 infections on nihilism among the population, reluctance to have vaccinations rate and mutations of the coronavirus, as the caopital city reported a record number of daily infections. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov sai...
DUBLIN - Post-Brexit trading arrangements for Northern Ireland are not a threat to the territorial integrity of the United Kingdom but simply a means of managing disruption from its exit from the European Union, Ireland's foreign minister said on Tuesday. "Don't know how many times this needs to be ...
By Marcelo Rochabrun and Marco Aquino LIMA -Peruvian socialist Pedro Castillo was holding on to a slim lead in the deeply divided country's presidential election on Wednesday with almost all votes processed, though with a gap of just 70,000, contested ballots could still be decisive. Castillo, the s...
LONDON (Bywire News) - These days, children leave their digital footprint before they are even born. A recent study showed that, by the age of 13, most kids have around 1,300 pictures and videos of them posted by their parents. “Reports of child abuse images online increased by 50% during the lockdo...