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This Futuristic Concrete Heals Itself With Built-In Bacteria

A solid idea<p>Concrete has been a go-to building material since Roman times. It’s durable, easy to make, and relatively inexpensive. There’s just one problem: It has a tendency to crack.<p>There are a lot of different reasons that concrete cracks, but in general, it gets stressed either from the load …

Engineering

You by Anthony Anaxagorou (Live version)

TV debate? Pah, Cameron prefers a jolly meet and greet in Yorkshire | John Crace

As he isn’t allowed to take part in the TV challengers’ debate, according to rules he made himself, the PM heads to the O2 HQ in Leeds.<p>“You might be wondering what I am doing here this afternoon,” said David Cameron to a group of about 200 workers at O2’s Leeds’ headquarters for his latest PM …

If Labour and the SNP get their way, the UK will face a nasty fiscal shock

A Labour/SNP coalition would mean massive tax increases for higher earners, big companies, banks and others<p>Britain is about to be hit by an economic shock of its own making. Whoever wins the <b>election</b>, at least some taxes will rise, and this will damage the economy, derail the public finances and …

Income Tax

Conservative manifesto 2015: summary of key policies

As David Cameron looks set to remain Prime Minister, we take a look at the Conservatives' pledges made during the election campaign<p>David Cameron looks set to walk back into Downing Street after a series of defeats for Labour and the Liberal Democrats left the Conservatives as the largest party.<p>But …

David Cameron revives right to buy and says Tories are the 'party of working people'

The Conservative leader will declare 'we are the true party of working people' as he revives the right to buy scheme and announces that people earning minimum wage will not pay tax under a Tory government<p><b>David Cameron</b> will declare that the <b>Conservatives</b> are “the party of working people” as he …

No Internet, No Credit Cards, No Problem: How Airbnb Launched In Cuba

Cuba runs on cash and almost no one has easy access to the Internet. But Airbnb found a way to beat U.S. hotels to the market nevertheless.<p>If you don’t know much about Cuba, Airbnb’s recent announcement that it has begun booking rooms there sounds pretty unremarkable. After all, Airbnb operates in …

Boxer Amir Khan Speaks Out Against Ukip And Islamic Extremism: 'What's Happening Gives Us All A Bad Name'

Boxing champion Amir Khan has said that he is "more British than Ukip".<p>The 28-year-old welterweight, who hails from a Muslim family of Pakistani …

Political Cartoons by Bob Gorrell

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Four Israeli soldiers carry out a routine procedure of ‘showing presence’ by throwing a smoke grenade into a Palestinian home. Its real purpose? Terrorizing innocent people. By Yossi Gurvitz for Yesh Din The incident in question,…

<b>Four Israeli soldiers carry out a routine procedure of ‘showing presence’ by throwing a smoke grenade into a Palestinian home. Its real purpose?</b> …

Labour and Tories will draw the election, new poll predicts

Two leading parties will be separated by a 'wafer-thin' 0.1 per cent of the vote, exclusive ICM Wisdom Index survey forecasts in signs Britain is on course for political deadlock<p><b>Labour</b> and the <b>Conservatives</b> will draw the election by getting an almost identical amount of votes, Britain’s public has …