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20 of the best Nordic summer holidays

<b>Sweden</b><p>Hike and sail the coast<p><b>Suits</b> Adventure seekers<b><br>Price</b> Hiking from £354pp/sailing from £417pp<br>Green Trails has a fine collection of eco-friendly short breaks across Sweden. Its three-day hiking expedition to the High Coast takes in canyons and pine forests, beaver dams and lakes. Basic …

European Travel

Trump's knife crime comments are ridiculous, says London surgeon

The suggestion by Donald Trump that guns are part of the solution to knife crime in London is ridiculous, a trauma surgeon in the capital has said. The US president told the National Rifle Association convention in Dallas on Friday that a “once very prestigious hospital” in London was like a …

Donald Trump

You Should Throw Away Your Germy Kitchen Sponge Immediately. Here’s How to Wash Your Dishes Instead

Quick — what’s the germiest room in the house?<p>You might be surprised to learn that it’s not the bathroom. Microscopic bugs and bacteria actually …

North and South Korea agree to end Korean War in historic accord

<b>Ilsan, South Korea (CNN) —</b> The leaders of North and South Korea have committed themselves to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and pledged to bring a formal end to the Korean War, 65 years after hostilities ceased.<p>In a remarkable day-long summit that weighed heavy with …

North Korea

Alexa will soon remember past conversations (but only when prompted)

Amazon is giving Alexa the ability to remember past things you’ve discussed. Specifically, Alexa in the US will have memory for remembering important information.<p><b>How does it work?</b> You can say something like:<p>Alexa, remember that Sean’s birthday is June 20th and Alexa will keep that information …

Pudding in ten minutes: six of the best quick dessert recipes

<b>Frozen yoghurt (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>3 min</b><br>Serves <b>2</b><p><b>230g frozen berries</b><b><br>100ml Greek yoghurt,</b> or to taste<b><br>1 tsp honey</b><p>Put the ingredients in a food processor or blender and blitz.<p>Serve immediately – the frozen fruit sets the yoghurt – or you can store it in the freezer until needed.<p><b>Alternatives</b><b><br>•</b> Change the …

Dessert

한달에 월급 900만원 받는 공무원 직종은 어디?

우리나라 공무원 가운데 정무직 공무원의 평균 급여가 월 897만원으로 가장 많다는 추산이 나왔다.<p>한국납세자연맹은 인사혁신처가 고시한 `2018년 공무원 기준소득월액 평균액`과 공무원연금공단으로부터 정보공개를 청구해 받은 자료를 바탕으로 추산한 직종별 공무원 평균 급여를 25일 공개했다.<p>장·차관이 포함된 정무직에 이어 평균 급여가 높은 직종은 법관·검사로 월 795만원으로 추정됐다. 이어 연구직(573만원), 교육직(557만원), 경찰직(548만원), 군무원(530만원) 순이었다.<p>이와 달리 대체복무 성격의 공중보건의가 222만원으로 …

Immigration scandal expected to spread beyond Windrush group

A growing number of cases of Home Office mistreatment of non-Caribbean Commonwealth-born citizens are emerging, indicating that the problem is likely to spread beyond the Windrush group. Immigration charities and MPs reported that numerous new cases had been reported this week of individuals from …

Immigration

#MeToo Japan: What happened when women broke their silence

<b>In the space of a fortnight in Japan, a model accused a renowned photographer of exploitation and two top officials resigned over sex scandals. This has re-ignited the #MeToo debate in a country which has been reluctant to acknowledge it as a hard reality for women, as the BBC's Sakiko Shiraishi</b> …

These AirPods-style earbuds promise comparable features for less

After entering the smart gadgets market with Wear OS-based watches and a Google Assistant-powered speaker, Beijing-based hardware brand Mobvoi is now working on its next product: its TicPods Free wireless earbuds.<p>With their extended batons, these resemble Apple’s AirPods to some degree, and aim to …

Healthcare experts are skeptical about Amazon, JPMorgan, and Berkshire Hathaway's new venture

Healthcare experts have their doubts about the new venture JPMorgan, Amazon, and Berkshire Hathaway are forming.<p>The venture, announced in January, is aimed at lowering healthcare costs for the companies' employees, though there haven't been many details about what that looks like. At the time, news …

Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working?

Waterways are clearer, the food chain is less contaminated with plastic – and there are fewer “flying toilets”.<p>A year after Kenya announced the world’s toughest ban on plastic bags, and eight months after it was introduced, the authorities are claiming victory – so much so that other east African …

Pollution

7 Reasons Hoi An Should Be Next on Your Bucket List

As if there wasn't enough on your travel bucket list already, I'm about to convince you why you should add another city to that ever growing list. The city of Hoi An is on Vietnam's central coast and is best known for it's stunning ancient town and village rice paddies. Vietnam is a beautiful …

Time, please: is drinking becoming as socially unacceptable as smoking?

A cool glass of sauvignon canalside in the summer. A soothing beer by a pub fire as the leaves turn red. Mulled wine with a Christmas mince pie. Alcohol is shot through British life like, well, shots on a night out. But recent trends suggest that might be changing. Could the British love of booze …

Alcohol

Why are the Bushes, Clintons, Obamas and Melania smiling so broadly at a funeral?

Consider him the elephant not in the room, simultaneously absent from this picture and looming over it.<p>Donald Trump did not attend Saturday’s funeral of Barbara Bush in Houston, Texas. Reporters were told that was because Trump generously wanted to spare the mourning Bush family the “disruptions …

Donald Trump

World's first ocean plastic-cleaning machine set to tackle Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Scientists are preparing to launch the world's first machine to clean up the planet's largest mass of ocean plastic.<p>The system, originally dreamed up …

Pollution

Australian sheep bound for the Middle East 'cooked alive in harrowing and deadly conditions' on live export ships

Hundreds of sheep have been filmed being slowly “cooked alive”, covered in waste and desperately gasping for air and water in extreme heat in new …

Exports

호주서 양 학대 '경악'…더럽고 비좁은 수출 선박서 죽어가

• English<br>• 中文<br>• 日本語<br>• عربي<br>• Español<br>• Français<p>본문 내용을 불러오고 있습니다.<p>곳곳에 죽어 있거나 사투 벌여…호주, 해당 운반선 출항 금지<p>(서울=연합뉴스) 김기성 기자 = 중동으로 팔려나가는 수많은 호주의 양들이 매우 더럽고 열악한 선박 안에서 고통스럽게 …

관세청은 ‘밀반입 의혹’ 조양호 일가를 제대로 수사할 수 있을까?

조현민(35) 대한항공 전무의 ‘물세례’ 등 한진그룹 일가의 갑질 행위 폭로에 이어 관세 탈루 의혹이 증폭되고 있다. 조양호 회장 일가가 고가의 명품과 생활용품 등을 국외에서 구입한 뒤 정상적인 통관 절차를 거치지 않고 편법으로 빼돌려왔다는 내용이다.<p>한진그룹 일가의 관세 탈루 의혹 논란은 이번이 처음이 아니다. 2014년 말, 이른바 ‘땅콩 회항’ 사건때 조현아(44) 칼호텔네트워크 사장의 짐에 관세가 부과되지 않은 사실이 드러나면서 ‘대한항공이 세금을 내지 않은 채 조직적으로 한진그룹 총수 일가의 물품들을 들여오고 있는 것 …

드루킹이 쓴 ‘시그널’은…스노든·IS도 인정한 최강 보안성

포털 댓글 여론조작 혐의를 받는 더불어민주당 당원 김모(48·필명 '드루킹')씨가 김경수 의원과의 대화를 위해 '시그널'을 이용한 것으로 확인되면서 이 메신저에 새삼 관심이 쏠린다.<p>20일 IT업계에 따르면 시그널은 국내에 아직 널리 알려지지 않았지만, 강력한 보안성을 강점으로 내세우며 세계적으로 상당수 사용자를 확보한 메신저다. 문자 메시지뿐 아니라 음성통화 기능도 갖췄다.<p>미국 국가안보국(NSA)의 감청 프로그램을 세상에 폭로한 에드워드 스노든이 시그널의 보안성을 추켜세우며 자신도 사용자라고 밝히면서 명성을 …

27 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Chrome Could Do

Give your internet experience a jolt of fresh energy with these easily overlooked features, options, and shortcuts for Google’s browser.<p>These days, a browser is more than just a basic navigator for the web. It’s effectively a second desktop—a gateway to countless apps, sites, and services. And …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

2차 피해 결정판 전남CBS 성폭력

한겨레21 기획연재_미투 성공의 조건 ① 직장: 2차 피해의 메커니즘<p>꼬리 자르고, 조력자 징계하고, 화해 내세워 합의 종용…<p>법이 구제 못한 성폭력 2차 피해 #미투 국면에서 회복될까<p>전남CBS 직장 내 성폭력 사건은 2018년 #미투 운동이 재소환한 여러 ‘미제 사건’ 가운데 하나다. 2016년 10월 전남CBS에서 일하던 강민주 전 PD가 5개월의 수습 기간 만료와 동시에 해고됐다. 전남CBS는 강 전 PD의 업무 능력을 문제 삼았지만, 강 전 PD와 전남CBS 노조는 간부들의 직장 내 성폭력에 항의한 것에 대한 보복성 해고라고 …

I'm a millionaire who creates zero jobs. Why do I pay less tax than you?

In 2013, just a few years after the 2008 financial crisis, I was part of BlackRock’s Financial Markets Advisory Group working for the Greek Central Bank, assessing the capital requirements of the bailouts of the Greek banks. I was on the top floor of a bank building in Athens with about 20 bank …

Income Inequality

Google’s updated DIY Vision and Voice kits include a Raspberry Pi Zero

Google’s AIY Projects (a clever play on “DIY” and “AI” that makes no sense when you actually think about it) pair a Raspberry Pi with the accessories, software, and requisite cardboard to make your own Google Assistant smart speaker or object-recognizing smart camera. They only launched last year, …

한진 일가 말뿐인 ‘갑질 반성’ … “삼남매 경영 손떼라” 여론

총수 일가 갑질, 악순환 어떻게 끊나<p>조현민 육성 파일 충격파 퍼지자<p>대한항공 직원 “고성은 이미 익숙”<p>한진 삼남매 막장 전력 다시 회자<p>“대한항공 명칭 회수” 국민 청원<p>정치권 “슬그머니 경영복귀 안돼”<p>2014년 12월12일 조양호 한진그룹 회장은 첫딸인 조현아 전 대한항공 부사장의 ‘땅콩 회항' 사건으로 빚어진 사회적 공분을 잠재우고자 직접 고개를 숙였다. 조 회장은 “저의 여식의 어리석은 행동으로 큰 물의를 일으킨 데 대해 진심으로 사과드린다”며 “제가 교육을 잘못 시켰다. 다시는 이런 일이 일어나지 않도록 최선을 다하겠다”고 …

Google Showcases Virtual 3D Models of Breathtaking Endangered World Wonders

Google just debuted a new online web project in which people can see three-dimensional digital images of the world’s wonders, such as ancient …

Syria attack is a win for Assad and reveals true intentions of Western powers behind it

Redirect Notice

Pope Francis does something impossible for Trump

A news interlude dominated by speculation about “golden showers” and a graceless president who described his latest detractor as an “untruthful slime ball” invites us to search for higher moral ground.<p>So it might be Providential that Pope Francis chose to make news last week in two ways. First, he …

Christianity