US & World

World Cup 2018: Fifa investigates 'homophobic chanting' by Mexico fans

Mexico’s Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the opening Group F game Fifa is investigating alleged homophobic chants by Mexico fans during the 1-0 World Cup win over defending champions Germany on Sunday. Sunday’s chants were allegedly directed at Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. The Mexican Football Federation (FMF) […]

Health

Theresa May is asked where NHS cash will come from

After announcing a £20bn funding increase for the NHS in England, Prime Minister Theresa May tells BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg people will have to “contribute more” and defends references to a “Brexit dividend” which critics say does not exist. Source link

Review needed on medicinal cannabis cases, says May

How does gaming affect your brain?

Politicians unite to demand dignity for terminally ill

Technology

YouTube's paid music and video services come to UK

Image copyright YouTube Image caption YouTube announced the expansion of its subscription services at a London press conference YouTube is expanding its subscription-based music and video services to the UK and a further 11 countries. The “premium” facilities strip ads from the platform’s content and allow it to be downloaded rather than just streamed. The […]

Huawei rejects Australia security concerns

Facebook cuts out gun-accessory ads for children

Cycle cities

Science/Nature

'Dumpling-shaped' space rock comes into view

A Japanese space probe has been sending back images as it approaches its target, the asteroid Ryugu. Source link

Science/Nature

Horsefly season: How to avoid being bitten

It is horsefly season, which means all those enjoying the countryside should watch out for bites. Source link

Science/Nature

What a load of crocs!

Wade Kelly’s drone captured dozens of the reptiles on camera this week, sunbathing by the Daly River in Australia. Source link