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Energy and utility costs have risen to roughly 150 million pounds ($161.6 million) in the year ending September 2022, from 80 million pounds in the 2019 period, and could rise further next year, it said in a statement on Thursday. British pub groups still recovering from the pandemic are now grappling with the rising costs of everything from labour and ingredients to energy, as well as the threat of lower spending by consumers faced with rising costs of living. Britain has tried to ease the pressure of soaring energy costs, saying it would cap wholesale electricity and gas costs for businesses at less than half the market rate from the coming month until the end of March.
Lara Trump has sparked anger and concern after posting a video of her five-year-old son driving his toy car outside in the midst of heavy rain from Hurricane Ian. Source: Lara Trump
The Franco-Ivorian rapper Kaaris has been taken into police custody for questioning, after being accused of domestic violence by his former girlfriend.
The American, whose real name was Artis Leon Ivey Jr, died on Wednesday, his manager confirmed to multiple US outlets.
According to the report the council’s officers are working with organisations such as InSwindon and Business West, and landowners and organisations in these areas, to promote appropriate inward investment in these districts.
A fourth leak has been reported on the Nord Stream gas pipelines. Swedish coastguard told newspaper Svenska Dagbladet it had found the leak on Nord Stream 2 earlier this week. It comes after three other leaks were reported on the pipelines - which run from Russia to Germany - with sabotage widely suspected.
Federal resources minister Madeleine King says agreement with three big exporters will ensure security of supply and avoid need for ‘gas trigger’
A Herbrandston man has been handed an eight month prison sentence after entering his former girlfiend's property despite being prohbited from doing so by a restraining order.
Myanmar's junta sentenced an Australian economist to three years in prison Thursday while also handing down another conviction to ousted leader Aung Saa Suu Kyi, a source told AFP on Thursday.
Officials are considering checking people’s blood pressure at food banks after life expectancy in a South London borough plummeted to the lowest level in a decade.
A terminally ill man and his wife have been forced to move house by the increasing cost of living.
A court in military-ruled Myanmar has convicted former leader Aung San Suu Kyi in another criminal case along with Australian economist Sean Turnell
LONDON (Reuters) -Former Bank of England governor Mark Carney criticized the new British government's plan to cut taxes for undercutting efforts by the central bank to curb inflation and for sowing chaos in financial markets. "Unfortunately having a partial budget, in these circumstances - tough global economy, tough financial market position, working at cross-purposes with the Bank - has led to quite dramatic moves in financial markets as we have all seen," Carney told the BBC in an interview broadcast on Thursday.
Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, her eldest son ascended the throne to become King Charles III.
The husband of Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall told the story on his podcast The Good, The Bad & The Rugby
Indigenous people in the tourist hotspot on the Riviera Maya face losing their homes as land is sold for luxury housing
Branding BBC shows as “arts” can be off-putting for audiences, the broadcaster’s head of arts has said.
Known for his 1995 hit Gangsta’s Paradise, Coolio was remembered for his ‘grind’ following reports of his death.
Footage of an adorable cat learning the meaning behind "now you see me, now you don't."Filmed by Jenn Lamonaca, this clip features her pet cat, Bruno walking on a glass table and getting surprised after watching his reflection in the mirror. Mistaking his reflection for an actual cat, Bruno starts looking under the table but doesn't find any luck, which further adds to his confusion. "Bruno was on our bar cart and confused by his mirror image," Jenn said. "I get it. Mirrors can be complicated." This video was recorded on June 8, 2022.Name: Jenn LamonacaLocation: Redondo Beach, California Filmed on: 2022-06-08WooGlobe Ref : WGA738025