Which universities will really impress the boss?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The graduations are over but which are the best universities for job hunters? What’s the best university name in the world to put on a job application? It’s the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US, according to an international league table for how much universities are likely […]

Brexiteers discuss leadership challenge – BBC News

Image copyright EPA Conservative MPs opposed to Theresa May’s Brexit plan have met to discuss how and when they could force her to stand down as prime minister. Around 50 members of the European Research Group (ERG) openly discussed “how best you game the leadership election rules,” a source said. Later, the Eurosceptic MPs are […]

How Facebook ‘became a beast’ in Myanmar

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar Decades of ethnic and religious tensions, a sudden explosion of internet access, and a company that had trouble identifying and removing the most hateful posts. It all added up to a perfect storm in Myanmar, where the United Nations says Facebook […]

Serena Williams: Herald Sun front page defends cartoon

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Serena Williams, pictured after losing to Naomi Osaka during the US Open, was the subject of a newspaper cartoon widely criticised as racist and sexist An Australian newspaper which found itself at the centre of a race row over its cartoonist’s depiction of Serena Williams has doubled down on its […]

Ethiopia-Eritrea border reopens after 20 years

Image caption At Zalambessa, two friends met for the first time in more than 20 years Ethiopians and Eritreans have been celebrating the reopening of two key crossing points more than 20 years after a border war shut them. Hundreds of people from the two countries hugged each other and some wept as their leaders […]

Npower shared customer details in letter

Image copyright PA Image caption Npower said it had informed the Information Commissioner’s Office of the data breach Energy giant Npower is “urgently investigating” how the personal details of some 5,000 customers were shared in a postal mailing. The letters included people’s names, addresses, and payment amounts. A Npower spokesman said no bank details were […]