Called ‘clipper’, the dodgy virus allows fraudsters to secretly implant their own digital wallet addresses when a computer user copies and pastes what they believe are their own details. The sophisticated software then snatches transferred crypto like Ethereum and bitcoin, never to be seen again. The shady practice was...
Hereditary factors and childbirth are the main causes of bunions, a condition affecting 10 million people, primarily women, in the UK. Dread of the savage pain caused by ill-fitting shoes and the confidence-killing, dowdy designs of medically correct ones have turned many into Cinderellas, wasting money on the unwearable,...
The arrested pair – a 27-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman from Marangaroo – were charged with attempted importation of 27.5 grams of MDMA tablets and 27.5g of MDMA powder concealed in a child’s painting kit. Officers said they also discovered a number of items relating to the sale...
According to a survey by ICM Research, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s party is ahead of Labour by 42 percent to 35 percent, buoying optimism in the pound as investors expect a Tory majority on the December 12. With markets generally favouring a Tory majority due to the party’s...
The services PMI slumped to 49.3, and while this was better than an earlier flash estimate, the sector suffered the sharpest decline in new work since July 2016. Duncan Brock, Group Director at the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, discussing this morning’s data noted: “The sector was hemmed...
Blockchain is the technology that powers cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Rogue nations like North Korea are exploiting cryptocurrencies to get around US sanctions – and fund their nuclear weapons programme. Griffith, 36, was investigated by the FBI for allegedly assisting North Korea to evade international sanctions and is now in...
While the construction downturn eased in November, an upswing in election optimism buoyed the pound, causing the GBP/USD pairing to hit $1.30 for the first time since May. In the latest opinion poll, Kantar revealed that the Conservative Party widened the gap between themselves and the Labour Party. Boris Johnson’s...
The station, operated by HS1 and the terminus for rail services to Europe, now attracts some 50 million visitors a year. Over the past ten years, it has become a destination in its right own for shoppers with a mix of premium and craft brands, Europe’s longest champagne bar...
The single currency remained under pressure on Monday as the Eurozone’s manufacturing PMI contracted for the tenth consecutive month, although the data did suggest the worst may be over. While November’s PMI figure was below the 50 mark separating growth from contraction, manufacturing in the bloc contracted at...
Sterling remained unmoved against the US Dollar, however, as UK political developments continue to dominate the spotlight ahead of the December 12 general election. ith the Conservative Party being generally preferred by financial markets, due to their promise to resolve Brexit uncertainty next month, concerns of a hung parliament...