26th July 2019



US economic growth slows below Trump target

Image copyright Reuters The US economy grew less than previously thought last year, missing President Donald Trump’s target of 3%. Revised official figures shows that GDP expanded by 2.5% during 2018. The figures also revealed…




Creating jobs for India’s transgender community

Laxmi Narayan Tripathi is a prominent activist and leader belonging to India’s transgender community. She recently launched Kineer Services, a start-up to create jobs for India’s transgender community. The company produces packaged drinking water. India’s…


Three to give customers 5G at ‘no extra cost’

Image copyright Getty Images Mobile operator Three says it will offer 5G on all its new and existing tariffs at no extra cost, when it launches its next-generation service. Existing customers will be able to…



Confusion over delay to Sports Direct results

Image copyright Getty Images There is confusion surrounding the release of results from Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct, after the firm failed to publish them early on Friday morning. In a statement, Sports Direct said it…


Boris Johnson continues government reshuffle

Image copyright Getty Images Boris Johnson is continuing to appoint more new ministers during his second full day as prime minister. He completed a radical overhaul of his cabinet after entering Downing Street on Wednesday,…