Could the UK emulate New Zealand’s smoking ban?

At a time when health policy discussions are rightly focused on NHS backlogs, striking workers and a lack of capacity within social care, Wes Streeting, the shadow health secretary, threw a new issue...

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British Journalism Awards winners 2022: Pippa Crerar is journalist of the year and Sky News bags best news provider

Pippa Crerar was one of the major winners of the night at the British Journalism Awards 2022, taking home the Journalist of the Year, Politics Journalism and Women in Journalism’s Woman...

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Data optimisation, AI and Tiktok top trends for 2023: Microsoft, Samsung and more comment

As 2022 draws to its inevitable close, senior marketers and business leaders have once again been sharing their thoughts about the year ahead. And it is little surprise that the...

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How 2022 killed the myth of the tech genius

Since the late 2000s Silicon Valley has been synonymous with a strange kind of success. Eschewing traditionally ostentatious glamour, the new tech CEOs opted for austere opulence. These billionaires lived...

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Is the Middle East waking up to ESG?

The Middle East as a region has long been regarded as a laggard as far as ESG is concerned, but there is a sense that this is changing. Some corporations have been...

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When is the Best Time to Visit New York?

With a metropolitan population of almost 19 million people, New York City is a true melting pot of cultures, ethnicities and personalities. Contrasts between Wall Street and Broadway, Harlem and the Upper...

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Nick Cave: “I don’t think art should be in the hands of the virtuous”

For two decades there have been plans for a statue of Nick Cave in his birth town Warracknabeal, 200 miles north-west of Melbourne. Cave was to be cast in gold, riding a...

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The best London restaurants for West African fine dining

London is a thriving capital city that is home to a multitude of ethnicities and embraces the flavourful relishes that they bring. As a result, its cuisine offering is extensive and...

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Google AI learns to identify ‘consensus’ on controversial topics

AI engineers at Google have developed a machine learning model that identifies the consensus on controversial topics, the company said this week. The search giant is using the system to prevent misinformation being included...

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The five biggest marketing trends for 2022: Free report

CMOs from Chip, Deloitte Digital and Mindshare have contributed to a new report from the New Statesman Media Group, which reveals the five biggest talking points in boardrooms around the UK...

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