Derek Wilson

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George Osborne must be truly radical if he is to fix Britain’s broken pensions

The system we now have is not working – and the Chancellor has his eye on extra tax revenues<p>Revolutions, by their very nature, are dangerously unpredictable. But sometimes the only way to progress is to overthrow the status quo, and start again from scratch. Britain’s pensions system falls into …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Edison said to seek almost $7.6 billion in damages for nuclear plant

Southern California Edison is seeking almost $7.6 billion from the Japanese manufacturer of the faulty steam generators that led to the permanent shutdown of the San Onofre nuclear power plant.<p>Edison's latest claim is at least $3 billion higher than the utility had previously sought from Mitsubishi …

‘Unnatural crime on a donkey’: National archive reveals weird crimes from Victorian London

‘Unnatural crime on a donkey’, bigamy and ‘cutting hair from a mare’: These are just some of the bizarre crimes that have come to light following the …

Driver fined after A90 'undertaking overtaking' video

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/1123000/1123742_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522733175_d80057a835c60ef5c493da5be76a33ca<p><b>A man who was caught on video carrying out a careless overtaking manoeuvre on the A90 between Aberdeen and Peterhead has been fined.</b><p>John Ross, …

Road Safety

Viewpoint: Why Britain does not owe reparations to India

<b>At the end of May, the Oxford Union held a debate on the motion "This house believes Britain owes reparations to her former colonies". Speakers included Indian politician and writer Shashi Tharoor and British historian John MacKenzie. Mr Tharoor's argument in support of the motion has found favour</b> …

Shashi Tharoor

Father takes five-year-old son drifting and his reaction is priceless

Footage of Anton Avdeyev taking his five-year-old son Timofey for an exhilarating drive on a racetrack in Kazakhstan has gone viral online<p>Stuck for ideas to keep the little ones amused during the summer holidays?<p>How about taking them out for a drive? Sure, you could entertain them with games of Pub …

Kazakhstan

Record number of pensioners using homes as 'cash machines' to fund retirement

Older homeowners borrow £4.2m a day using equity release loans as pensions 'fail' to cover retirement costs<p>More pensioners than ever are treating their homes like "cash machines" by releasing equity to bolster income because retirement savings are failing to cover living costs, according to figures …

Finance

Prominent Scientist Says Consciousness Is Key to a ‘Theory of Everything’

Dr. Robert Lanza, who was selected by Time magazine as one of the world’s 100 most influential people last year, believes science must recognize the …

Physics

Cat jumps onto man's chicken dinner in hilarious viral video

Footage of a cat leaving pawprints in a man's chicken dinner after leaping off a kitchen cabinet is a viral hit<p>This is the hilarious moment a cat ruined a man's chicken dinner.<p>Home security footage taken by YouTube user Jeremy Husted shows him preparing what looks like a protein drink to accompany …

London property 'dirty money': How Kazakh secret police and bent Nigerian politicians play the system

David Cameron has launched a war against foreign fraudsters laundering their cash in London, warning their "dodgy cash" is not welcome in the capital.<p>…

What Warren Buffett's favorite indicator says about China's stock market

Warren Buffett has long been bullish on China, and its market. But, given the nation’s recent stock market tumbles, would he still be now?<p>Chinese …

Stock Markets

Scottish independence: Sorry David Cameron, you can't prevent a second referendum in Scotland

Is a second Scottish independence referendum inevitable, as Alex Salmond suggested at the weekend? Of course not.<p>What is inevitable is that at some …

Republicans