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October 16, 2018 1:28 PM Paul Allen net worth: How much was Microsoft co-founder worth when he died?

MICROSOFT co-founder Paul Allen has died aged 65. How much was the businessman worth? "At this time of loss and grief for us - and so many others - we are profoundly grateful for the care and concern he demonstrated every day." Mr Allen had been battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma since 1983, beating the illness in 2009 before being diagnosed again this year. His announcement 77

October 12, 2018 7:51 AM World War 3: Trump vows to PUNISH China as tensions reach boiling point

DONALD Trump has warned there is “a lot more to do” to hurt China as relations between the two economic rivals went into meltdown over a spy row. The furious US President threatened to further punish Beijing for its aggression after a Chinese intelligence officer was charged with stealing technology secrets. Mr Trump lashed put as as senior White House 76

October 5, 2018 2:26 PM World War 3 warning as India buys RUSSIAN missile system DESPITE US sanctions

INDIA has bought a £3.8 billion shipment of missile equipment from Russia, risking US sanctions and fresh global conflict with China. Experts fear India is flexing its military muscles as Mr Modi stands up to China’s People Liberation Army and Beijing's influence around the Indian Ocean. "The S-400 range would enable India to track aircraft beyond its borders 72

October 3, 2018 9:49 PM US-China trade war latest: What has happened in Donald Trump's trade war so far?

EXCLUSIVE: The US-China trade war started at the beginning of 2018 after the US imposed tariffs on laundry machines and solar panels coming from China and since then, the economic war has intensified rapidly. So what has happened so far? When Donald Trump won the US election in 2016 the President vowed to make trade fairer for Us citizens. Since then, Trump 108

October 2, 2018 2:05 PM Gmail Login: How to sign in and out of Google Gmail accounts?

Gmail, short for Google Mail, is free to use, and enables you to send and receive emails online. The service is now the most popular email platform online, with more than a billion active users. The website received a huge redesign in April, introducing a new host of functions. Here we explain how to sign in and out of your Google Gmail accounts, in case you need a refresh 126

October 2, 2018 1:25 AM WW3 WARNING: China develops SUPER SPY satellite to spot US submarines in WARFARE upgrade

THE CHINESE military is developing spy satellites which will be able to detect submarines up to 1,600ft below the ocean surface, making the sea “more or less transparent”, in a massive threat to US military dominance. The plan is being worked on by more than 20 universities across China. Satellites will fire powerful lasers towards the sea, which will send pulses 66

September 28, 2018 7:30 AM Euro ON EDGE as Italy defies EU austerity to pass HUGE budget: ‘Things will now get tough’

ITALY has caused jitters in the eurozone after flouting austerity rules imposed by the European Union to pass a bumper budget. Rome is heading for a collision course with the EU after passing plans to target a budget deficit of 2.4 percent of GDP for the next three years late last night. “It leaves him damaged. It seems clear that he is just staying 61

September 24, 2018 9:43 PM US-China trade WAR: Beijing will soon RUN OUT of US goods to slap tariffs on

CHINA will soon run out of US goods to slap taxes on, and officials fear Beijing will soon lash out at American businesses with delayed visa applications, licenses and other "qualitative" measures, in its on-going trade war with Washington. On Monday, US President Donald Trump imposed taxes on £152 billion (US$200 billion) worth Chinese goods, in its largest 79

September 23, 2018 2:01 PM Porsche stops making diesel cars after VW emissions scandal

The German carmaker Porsche says it will stop making diesel cars, and concentrate on petrol, electric and hybrid engines instead. It follows a 2015 scandal in which its parent company, Volkswagen, admitted it had cheated emissions tests for diesel engines. Diesel cars over a certain age have been banned in parts of some German cities in a bid to cut pollution 62

September 13, 2018 7:10 AM Spain says Gibraltar row will NOT stand in way of Brexit as minister panics over no-deal

A BREXIT deal will not be held up by disputes over Gibraltar, Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrell said as he warned of the turmoil his country would face over a no-deal. More than 300,000 UK citizens are living in Spain and Spanish companies are heavily invested in the UK economy. The EU terms of the guidelines on Brexit negotiations gives Spain a veto on whether 61