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Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

July 23, 2017

Four hundred BBC employees earn less than a hundredth of what the corporation pays its biggest star, it can be revealed.

The corporation confirmed the shock figure to the broadcasting union, Bectu, last week, at the height of the furore …

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

July 23, 2017

Four hundred BBC employees earn less than a hundredth of what the corporation pays its biggest star, it can be revealed.

The corporation confirmed the shock figure to the broadcasting union, Bectu, last week, at the height of the furore …

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

July 23, 2017

Four hundred BBC employees earn less than a hundredth of what the corporation pays its biggest star, it can be revealed.

The corporation confirmed the shock figure to the broadcasting union, Bectu, last week, at the height of the furore …

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Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

Revealed: how hundreds of BBC employees earn 1% of Chris Evans’s wages

News July 23, 2017 at 2:45 am 0 comments

Four hundred BBC employees earn less than a hundredth of what the corporation pays its biggest star, it can be revealed.

The corporation confirmed the shock figure to the broadcasting union, Bectu, last week, at the height of the furore …

Prince George’s birthday picture reveals ‘happy little boy’

Prince George’s birthday picture reveals ‘happy little boy’

News July 22, 2017 at 5:35 am 0 comments

An official picture has been released to mark the fourth birthday of Prince George – and the future king looks a happy little boy.

George beams out of the portrait taken at Kensington Palace ahead of his birthday, which the …

Ash, not tourists fill Gold Rush-era town near Yosemite

Ash, not tourists fill Gold Rush-era town near Yosemite

News July 21, 2017 at 6:08 am 0 comments

(AP Photo/Noah Berger). An air tanker drops retardant while battling a wildfire near Mariposa, Calif., Wednesday, July 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Flames from a backfire burn as CalFire crews battle a wildfire near Mariposa, Calif., Tuesday, July 18, 2017. …

Cecil the Lion’s Son, Xanda, Killed by a Trophy Hunter

Cecil the Lion’s Son, Xanda, Killed by a Trophy Hunter

News July 21, 2017 at 3:03 am 0 comments

Two years after Cecil the Lion was killed in a national park in Zimbabwe, sparking international outrage, his son Xanda was killed in a trophy hunt.

The lion was shot on July 7 in a hunting area just outside Hwange …

WhatsApp is being targeted by China’s censors, experts say

WhatsApp is being targeted by China’s censors, experts say

Finance July 20, 2017 at 5:19 pm 0 comments

China’s censors are finally catching up to WhatsApp.

Unlike most Western media platforms, including its parent company Facebook (FB, Tech30), the popular encrypted messaging app had managed to escape the attention of Chinese officials. Now it’s firmly on their radar.…

Irish passport rush: demand jumps 50% since Brexit vote

Irish passport rush: demand jumps 50% since Brexit vote

News July 20, 2017 at 2:45 am 0 comments

Demand for Irish passports in the UK has jumped by 50% since the Brexit vote, Ireland’s minister for foreign affairs and trade has revealed.

Just over 100,000 Irish passports were issued in the UK in the year to June 2017, …

Holidaymaker, 28, at five-star hotel hit with £25,000 bill after falsely claiming she had suffered food poisoning

Holidaymaker, 28, at five-star hotel hit with £25,000 bill after falsely claiming she had suffered food poisoning

Finance July 19, 2017 at 11:10 am 0 comments

A 28-year-old holidaymaker from Wales has been ordered to pay £25,000 to Thomson, after a court found that she lied about getting sick to claim compensation.

The case, revealed today by Money Mail, serves as a serious warning to Britons …

Why It’s So Hard To Stop The World’s Looming Famines

Why It’s So Hard To Stop The World’s Looming Famines

News July 19, 2017 at 2:29 am 0 comments

A World Food Programme worker stands next to aid parcels that will be distributed to South Sudanese refugees at the airport in Sudan’s North Kordofan state.

It’s the famine that not enough people have heard about.

An estimated 20 million …

Bathroom Bill Tests Clout of Rare Moderate in Increasingly Conservative Texas

Bathroom Bill Tests Clout of Rare Moderate in Increasingly Conservative Texas

News July 18, 2017 at 8:03 pm 0 comments

AUSTIN, Tex. — When Texas lawmakers gather here for the start of a 30-day special legislative session on Tuesday morning, they will most likely decide the fate of the Texas version of North Carolina’s bitterly divisive legislation regulating the access …

Tackling The ‘Silent Epidemic’ Of Loneliness

Tackling The ‘Silent Epidemic’ Of Loneliness

News July 18, 2017 at 8:03 am 0 comments

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The chronic sense of isolation and loneliness felt by many disabled people was brought into stark focus by research from Sense for the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness.

Long-term loneliness and social isolation can …