The U.N.’s top human rights body voted Friday to appoint an independent expert to step up scrutiny of Russia’s rights record at home as arbitrary arrests, a crackdown on dissenting voices and limits on free speech worsen during the war in Ukraine.
Peter Wilson, a disabled man, is unable to charge his wheelchair as a result of the escalating cost of living crisis. He said he is “frightened” by the prospect of a real-terms cut to benefits. The 54-year-old, from Hull in East Yorkshire,
Drivers of older cars across Britain will soon have to come to terms with the concept of emissions tax zones in the most polluted cities that could turn vehicle ownership from a convenience to a burden. Under government orders, councils have been
“I was lonely, depressed, negative, abusing alcohol, drugs, pushed away family and friends,” he said on Instagram. “I felt as if I couldn’t talk or trust anyone. “This was a result of not opening up and refusing to lean on my loved
With the cost of energy at a record high, running an electric car is becoming increasingly expensive. One of the biggest selling points of a battery-powered vehicle is that they should – in theory – have lower running costs than a conventional
Over 3,400 grants have been applied for in the funding categories including HGVs, buses, coaches, LGVs, minibuses and taxis. The council has already spent £30million on preparing for the scheme, with almost 3,500 businesses applying for grants. He added: “Cars are unaffected
Cruise holidays often include a lot of amenities. Many passengers will get their food and activities included. However, there are a few hidden costs that passengers should be aware of. Cruise expert and Head of the Points Guy, Nicky Kelvin, shared his
Taking to social media following the incident, Ronaldo wrote: “It’s never easy to deal with emotions in difficult moments such as the one we are facing. Nevertheless, we always have to be respectful, patient and set the example for all the youngsters who
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng has promised to unlock billions of pounds of pension scheme investments into innovative UK firms by reforming the 0.75 per cent charge cap. The cap limits how much pension providers can charge people auto-enrolled into their employer’s ‘default’ fund.
I was looking for a new broadband provider and went into my local Three shop on August 31. I was sold a 5G router on a 24 month contract, which would cost £10 per month for six months and £20 thereafter. But