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September 20, 2018 7:44 AM The Waitrose shopper’s guide to poor people’s supermarkets

A tracksuit is ideal to avoid drawing attention to yourself. Also blend in by using coarse working-class language, eg. “Blimey guvnah, where’s the ruddy fucking clingfilm?” ‘Hoodies’ (a type of plebeian hooded sports garment) are particularly useful to hide your face if Petra and Toby from the tennis club are there doing the same thing. The lower orders 6

September 6, 2018 4:12 PM US trade war: China’s FIGHT against Trump SANCTIONS could BACKFIRE on Beijing

BEIJING has imposed retaliatory tariffs on United States goods as it fights the Trump administration’s aggressive trade war. But experts have warned that Beijing’s planned devaluation of the yuan and a lack of demand for US produced goods could backfire on the superpower as it struggles to fight crippling tariffs. Donald Trump hit China with a whopping 13

September 5, 2018 2:58 PM This New Fortnite Weapon Is Going To Change Your Whole Game

A new item is coming to everyone's favourite free-to-play game, Fortnite, and this one will help you reach new heights… it's a grapple! Fortnite's latest event, High Stakes, brings a heap of new content to the fan-favourite game, including a new suit, new challenges, and a cool grapple hook, too. Well… we say hook, but it's not really. Technically it's a grapple 10

August 27, 2018 11:55 AM WHAT AUTONOMOUS WEAPON SYSTEMS ARE UNDER DEVELOPMENT?

A number of countries are known to be developing autonomous weapon systems, which can select and eliminate targets without human help. Nations are racing to develop AI systems that can take control of unmanned military Reaper drones - UAVs that are currently piloted by humans from a ground control centre. The high-altitude craft could soon pick out targets 8

August 24, 2018 3:40 PM Mark Higgins charged in connection with burglaries and driving offences

Mark Higgins, 26, of Napier Close, Basildon, was arrested in Basildon on the evening of Tuesday, August 21. He was charged with burglary of a home in Priestfields, Gillingham, on October 6, 2017 and burglary of a home in Hilda Road, Sheerness, on January 17 this year. He was also charged with dangerous driving, driving without a licence, driving without 8

August 13, 2018 11:12 AM Ben Stokes trial: Cricketer acted ‘deplorably as red mist descended’ jury told

BEN Stokes was overcome by a red mist which sparked a rage leaving one man unconscious, a court heard told. The trial of England cricketer Ben Stokes is continuing for a sixth day at Bristol Crown Court. The 27-year-old all-rounder is accused of affray in the Clifton triangle area of Bristol during the early hours of September 25 last year. He is on trial 14

August 12, 2018 3:56 AM Las Vegas shooting: Security guard gunned down by police after shooting in store

A SECURITY GUARD has been shot by police after opening fire at a shopping complex in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Blue Diamond Cross Shopping Centre contains a number of stores including Ross Dress for Less, Target and Kohl’s. Photos and video posted on social media showed a heavy emergency service presence in the area, including police and paramedic services 14

August 8, 2018 3:20 PM Two dead in apparent murder-suicide in New York hospital

A female patient and a male visitor are found with gunshot wounds in a fourth floor room at a New York hospital. Police attended after shots were fired on the fourth floor at around 9.30am local time (2.30pm BST) at the Westchester Medical Center in New York. They have since confirmed a female patient and a male visitor were shot dead in the patient's 15

August 5, 2018 3:40 AM Now novichok ‘assassins’ face shame at home

WOULD-BE assassins who failed to kill spy Sergei Skripal will not receive the Russian military honours they may have expected, according to one of the world’s leading chemical weapons experts. “If the attack had killed Skripal and not his daughter, it would likely have been attributed to natural causes. “Since the dose was too low to kill Skripal quickly 14

August 3, 2018 11:49 PM London BLOODBATH: Victim of stabbing in Hackney rushed to hospital

THERE has been another victim in London’s stating epidemic after a man was attacked with a blade in Hackney late last night, the Met Police have confirmed. The victim has been taken to hospital but his injuries are not thought to be life threatening. There has been a large surge in crime in the capital over the past year. Statistics from the Met Police 23