Leaked Lenovo Thinkbook Plus image shows a second screen next to the keyboard

Reliable tech gadget leaker Evan Blass (@evleaks) on Sunday posted an image to Twitter that showed a 17-inch Lenovo ThinkBook Plus with a second screen to the right of the keyboard. The screen looks like it is being used to... Read more

New Trailers: The Wheel of Time, The Witcher, Lightyear, House of Gucci, and more

I’m close to giving up on The Morning Show; the latest episode spends a lot of time building up to a twist that makes very little sense given the season so far. They only have three episodes left and a... Read more

Controversial oil field should ‘100 per cent’ get the go-ahead, says Scottish Secretary 

Nicola Sturgeon has written to the Prime Minister urging him to review an exploitation licence granted for the field in 2001, in light of climate change targets. Approval still being considered The Oil and Gas Authority is now considering whether... Read more

Virtual open days: Just five Russell Group universities offering fully in-person visits

Just five Russell Group universities are offering fully in-person open days, an analysis shows, as parents vent their fury over virtual visits. Universities typically hold open days during the summer and autumn terms, so students can visit before submitting their... Read more

Net Zero Strategy: The key policies in the Government’s ambitious plan

However, the Government did not provide any extra measures to help support energy efficiency measures for homeowners, after the failure of its Green Homes Grant last year.  A more cautious approach to hydrogen for home heating emerged in the strategy,... Read more

Communion wine could be weakened to avoid new taxes

But church figures have warned lower-strength alcohol keeps for less time than fortified wine, which may mean churches have to replace their bottles more frequently. “Communion wine needs to be fortified because it needs to keep,” Marcus Walker, of St... Read more

Fitness apps that warn users to ‘exercise or die’ more effective

Fitness apps that scare their customers with death and illness-related messaging are more effective at getting users to work out, a study has found. Bleak alerts, slogans and statistics that draw attention to the possibility of drastic consequences due to... Read more

Children over three should test for Covid twice a week, says local council

Children as young as three should take part in mass Covid testing, a local council has told schools. Essex County Council is believed to be the first in the country to urge primary school pupils to take lateral flow tests... Read more

Majority of Britons do not trust Government’s environmental plans

Commenting on the results, Philip Dunne, the chairman of the environmental audit committee, said tackling climate change had clear widespread public support.  He added: “However, if we are to transition to a low carbon economy, we must be honest with... Read more

Heart attack risk higher for women in charge at work and home

Women who have leading roles both at home and work are more likely to have a heart attack than those that have an important part in just one domain. A study conducted in America found that “double stress” puts more... Read more

Aston Villa 1-4 West Ham: Hammers run riot after Ezri Konsa red card

West Ham consolidated fourth place in the Premier League with a 4-1 victory over 10-man Aston Villa on Super Sunday. First-half goals from Ben Johnson and captain Declan Rice sent the Hammers in ahead at the break after Ollie Watkins’... Read more

HRT made me depressed – here’s what you need to know before you start taking it

We’ve never been more open about menopause. High profile women from Davina McCall to Mariella Frostrup are making books, films and podcasts, and campaigning to improve life for women at this stage of life.   Last week saw a bill before... Read more

Who’s right on vaping – us or America?

When Ravi gave up smoking in 2015, he thought vaping would help him quit. “It didn’t smell and I could reduce my nicotine dosage gradually,” says the digital marketing executive. “The problem was that because I didn’t have to go... Read more

Dr Rangan Chatterjee’s five-step guide to staying well this winter

This time of year is always pivotal for our health and wellbeing, as well as for our happiness. Autumn brings with it cooler, wetter and darker days; this seasonal change can often see our motivation drop through the floor. On... Read more

Strictly Come Dancing 2021: Week 6 results, live – Halloween horror show puts Sara Davies in danger

Strictly’s Halloween special broke records when Rose Ayling-Ellis’s icily brilliant tango scored the earliest perfect 40 in the show’s history. It’s indicative of this season’s high standard, and the ballroom’s bloodcurdling Fright Night also saw another 10 awarded to AJ... Read more

Argentina spends weekend celebrating late hero Maradona

BUENOS AIRES, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Argentine football is gearing up for a weekend of celebrations to mark the birthday of late soccer star Diego Maradona, with matches across the country being paused and clubs and fans dressing to remember... Read more

Pistons No. 1 overall pick Cade Cunningham making NBA debut

Oct 30, 2021; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Cade Cunningham (2) warms up before the game against the Orlando Magic at Little Caesars Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports 2021-10-30 23:28:10 GMT+00:00 – No. 1 overall draft pick... Read more

Britain’s cheapest car now costs £1,900 more used than it does new

Drivers of the Tesla Model X stand to make a profit of close to £9,000, with used models with 10,000 miles selling for almost £103,000 on average, compared with the £94,000 new price, according to figures from data firm Cap... Read more

Little Mix criticise ‘blackfishing’ after backlash to former bandmate Jesy Nelson’s video – ‘It’s absolutely not okay to use harmful stereotypes’

Little Mix have addressed the issue of “blackfishing” following social media criticism of former bandmate Jesy Nelson over her debut solo single and music video. The trio – Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards – have spoken out for... Read more

Correa double breaks Udinese resistance as Inter win

Soccer Football – Serie A – Inter Milan v Udinese – San Siro, Milan, Italy – October 31, 2021 Inter Milan’s Joaquin Correa celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Daniele Mascolo MILAN, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Joaquin Correa scored twice in... Read more

Tokyo: 17 injured as man dressed as Batman’s Joker stabs passengers on commuter train

A man brandishing a “long knife” while dressed as the Joker from Batman stabbed several passengers on a Tokyo commuter train before starting a fire in one of the carriages, local media reported. At least 17 people were injured in... Read more

Home sweet home for Swanson as Braves win World Series Game Four

Oct 30, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson (7) rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the seventh inning of game four of the 2021 World Series at Truist Park. Mandatory... Read more

COP26: G20 summit failed to meet moment as world leaders ‘fluffed their lines’ with weak climate pledge

Whatever spin comes out of Rome, it appears that the G20 summit has failed to meet the moment. Details of the final communique identify limiting warming to 1.5C as a common goal, and stipulate that keeping it within reach requires... Read more

Braves rally to beat Astros, take commanding 3-1 World Series lead

Oct 30 (Reuters) – Dansby Swanson and Jorge Soler hit back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning as the Atlanta Braves came from behind to beat the Houston Astros 3-2 in Game Four and move one win away from a... Read more

Nuno Espirito Santo: Tottenham head coach’s future under consideration by board

Nuno Espirito Santo’s future at Tottenham is under discussion by chairman Daniel Levy and the board. Tottenham are eighth in the Premier League and have lost their last two top-flight games against West Ham and Manchester United. Spurs failed to... Read more