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Government review to order zero-hours contracts overhaul – BBC News

In its submission to the Taylor review, the CBI also said that all employees should have their terms and conditions set out in a written statement. The new “right to request” fixed hours could be used by some of the 900,000 people on zero-hours contracts, a number that has risen from 143,000 in 2008. The contracts have been attacked for allowing some firms to keep people in insecure work, depress…

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Lady Gaga shares emotional tribute in honor of close friend who battled cancer

Sonja Durham passed away from stage IV cancer this past weekend, and if you do not know who she was directly, Lady Gaga can fill you in. Durham was one of Gaga’s closest friends, and the inspiration behind the singer’s “Grigio Girls.” After her passing, Gaga penned an emotional note on Instagram in honor of her best friend. SEE ALSO: Lady Gaga to film ‘Star is Born’ movie scenes at…

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Nicki Minaj explains what accomplishment she is most proud ofand no, it has nothing to do with music

Image: Getty Images Earlier this month, Nicki Minaj treated her fans with a Twitter spree that paid off student loan debt and tuition costs of students who needed helpbut it seems the generous move was just the tip of the iceberg. On Saturday, the rapper shared that she has also been contributing to an unnamed hamlet in India, helping develop various aspects to improve day-to-day life in the village. SEE…

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How to share Google Photos animations to Instagram

Image: pete pachal/mashable If you use Google Photos, you know the service is so much more than just the best way to store and back up all your photos and videos into the cloud. Using advanced machine learning, Google Photos can intelligently identify people, places, and things and it’s all easily searchable. One of the cooler things in Google Photos is the Assistant (not to be confused with Google’s other…

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General election 2017: Labour brings forward tuition fees pledge – BBC News

It is now offering more detail on the policy, which applies to students resident in England studying for their first degree at an English university, in an appeal aimed at people eligible to vote for the first time on 8 June. Labour’s shadow education secretary Angela Rayner told BBC Breakfast that people coming out of university now face debts of up to 44,000 – a “gut-wrenching” sum which “hangs over…

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‘Car boot-sale’ diamond set to fetch 350,000 at auction – BBC News

“But it was bought as a costume jewel. No-one had any idea it had any intrinsic value at all. They enjoyed it all this time. “They’d been to quite a few car-boot sales over the years. But they don’t have any history of collecting antiques and they don’t have any history of collecting diamonds. This is a one-off windfall, an amazing find.” Cut differently Ms Wyndham said the owner –…

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General election 2017: Voter registration deadline looms – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow do I register to vote? The clock is ticking down on the deadline for registering to vote in the 2017 general election. Eligible voters have until 23:59 BST to register online through the official website. More than two million people have joined the register in the month since Theresa May revealed there would be a snap election on 8 June. The…

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WATCH: Rock’s Biggest Acts Honor Chris Cornell With Moving Tributes

U2 played Black Hole Sun through the PA system before taking the stage at the Rose Bowl on Saturday, then dedicated the song Running To Stand Still to Cornell during the concert: Aerosmith showed a large portrait of Cornell on the screen as Black Hole Sun played over the PA system before the first encore during a performance in the nation of Georgia on Saturday. When the band emerged from…

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Pantone swatches meet their nature counterparts in cool photo series

If you’ve only gathered Pantone swatches to test out paints, you might want to take things up a notch and learn a thing or two about the versatility of the swatch from Andrea Antoni. The Italian designer’s Instagram is filled with beautiful photographs in which he cleverly uses Pantone swatches to match the colors in his images, creating a soothing and visually appealing collection of awesome photos. SEE ALSO: Pantone…

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10 new features coming to your phone in Android O

Dave Burke, Google Vice President of Engineering for Android, speaks during the opening keynote address at the Google I/O 2017 Conference.Image: Getty Images/ Though we got out first peek at Android O back in March, Google finally revealed more details this week at its I/O developers conference about the soon-to-drop version of Android. Though we’re still quite a ways away from the official release, we now a lot more about…

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Uber and Google do battle over self driving car tech

Image: Christopher mineses/mashable Even the biggest, most powerful companies in the world are at the mercy of a grade-school concept: supply and demand. That’s how a person like Anthony Levandowski can get paid $120 million by Google, leave to start his own company, watch that company get acquired by Uber just months later, and then find himself barred from working on self-driving car technology by a U.S. court. That goes…

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This radical video by Shonda Rhimes and Dove is what unapologetic body positivity is all about

Fat girls dance. That three word statement may seem simple and declarative. Yet, the assertion that fat girls do dance challenges a ton of assumptions and stigma around what plus-size people can and can’t do. Cathleen Meredith, a self-proclaimed “fat girl,” knows the importance of dancing while people are watching. Meredith is the subject of the first video in an anticipated partnership between acclaimed producer Shonda Rhimes and Dove, called…

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Tips for dealing with a toddler and also Donald Trump

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Donald Trump is a man whose behavior follows the whim of his impulses and tantrums, much like a toddler, and the world is scrambling to accommodate it. Officials in the White House and from governments around the globe have tailored aspects of governance to the new president to fit his notoriously short attention span and…

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Has the North East forgotten Margaret Thatcher? – BBC News

The name doesn’t seem to mean much to them. It would have been a different story 36 years ago, when the Thatcher government closed Consett’s steel works, with the loss of 3,700 jobs. The devastation inflicted on this remote town high on the edge of the Pennines, where unemployment soared to 36%, made the national news and became a symbol of the harsh medicine the Thatcher government thought it had…

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Watch Toby Keith Play An All-Male Show In Saudi Arabia During Trump’s Visit

Keith,author of a song parenthetically titled The Angry American, performed the free show alongside Saudi singer Rabeh Saqer in the nations capital, Riyadh, on a stage lined with red, white and blue lights and American flags. Keith played some of his own material, including the song Shouldve Been A Cowboy, in addition to some instrumental music with Saqer. Another epic moment @rabehsaqer playing oud (Arabian lute) on @officialtobykeith song #history…

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Google is boring now, and that’s sad

CEO Sundar Pichai brings the thunder at Google I/O 2017.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Trust me, I never thought it would come to this. If you had asked me a week ago what I was expecting from Google’s I/O developer conference, “boring” is not the word that would’ve come to mind. Yet, looking at this year’s announcements, I’m struck most by how completely expected and, well, safe it all is. Sure, Google Lens…

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Telegram now lets you buy stuff without even leaving its platform

Image: Stan Schroeder/Mashable Imagine a world where you can order pizza, pay for a pair of shoes, hire a cab, or refill your subway pass all in a few button taps.” That’s what Telegram which has some 100 million users is promising, with the launch of its new Bot Payments. SEE ALSO: Millions Flock to Telegram Messaging App After WhatsApp Outage Telegram introduced chatbots nearly two years ago, but it’s…

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Snapchat lands TV network’s attention at this year’s Upfronts

Image: snapchat screenshots NBC has a dominant run of broadcast events coming up: the World Cup, the Winter Olympics, and the Super Bowl. And yet, the media giant spent most of its yearly advertiser lovefest either downplaying the importance of social media giantsor announcing partnerships with them. SEE ALSO: Snapchat says it’s a camera company with more TV-like content to come This year’s Upfront presentations, where networks attempt to surprise…

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Chelsea Manning shares the picture of herself she wants the world to see

Chelsea Manning’s first photograph of herself as a free transgender woman is accompanied by six simple words. SEE ALSO: Chelsea Manning Instagrammed her ‘first steps of freedom’ “Okay, so here I am everyone!!” She posted the picture on Instagram after her release from military prison in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she served seven years of her 35-year sentence for distributing troves of U.S. military documents to Wikileaks. In her stunning,…

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Sticking pom-poms to your face is a trend now

Another day, another wild beauty trend. And, this time is all about sticking colourful pom-poms to your face. SEE ALSO: ‘Glitter booty’ is the latest bizarre beauty trend you’ve secretly always wanted The technicolour trend involves using craft supplies for eye and brow makeup, lip art, and if you’re feeling bold enough full face makeup. It’s a pretty achievable look should you wish to try it out. Use eyelash glue…

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Man Arrested After Allegedly To Breach Cockpit During American Airlines Flight

A spokesperson for the airline confirmed to HuffPost that crew members on American Airlines Flight 31, which departed from Los Angeles, requested law enforcement to meet the aircraft at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport due to a disturbance. In response to the crew members disturbance report, U.S. Pacific Command deployed two F-22 Raptors from the Hawaii Air National Guard to escort flight AA31 into the Honolulu airport, Cmdr. Dave…

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Pippa Middleton’s wedding is shaping up as Britain’s wedding of the year

London (CNN)It’s not quite a royal wedding, but on the scale of hotly anticipated nuptials, it’s pretty close. She is Philippa Charlotte “Pippa” Middleton, the younger sister of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge. He is James Matthews, a millionaire hedge fund manager. “It’s been a crazy couple of years since my sister’s wedding but it’s had its upsides and downsides and I just feel really fortunate to be able to…

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Uber just launched a brand new app for truckers

Truck driver using Uber Freight.Image: uber/Aether Films Uber is expanding its ride-sharing service with a brand new app that hopes to make life easier for truck drivers. The company launched Uber Freight on Thursday, and as you probably guessed, it’s essentially Uber, but for trucking. SEE ALSO: Uber’s new update will now let you look at public transit data while using the app In a blog post, Uber detailed that…

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Tesla reportedly treats factory workers like many successful start-ups: Like afterthoughts

Tesla employees work on a Model S car in the Tesla factory in Fremont, California.Image: Jeff Chiu/AP/REX/Shutterstock Silicon Valley companies are often built around making the world more efficient, but engineering efficiency has a human cost many of them either didn’t see coming or would like to forget. Tesla, it seems, is no different. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk says we’re only 2 years from being able to nap in self-driving…

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Twitter has things to say about that ‘new’ eyebrow wig trend but there’s more to the story

Move aside microblading, bloggers are hailing stick-on eyebrow wigs as the next biggest beauty trend. But, this new trend may well be a step too far for the internet. People have been taking to Twitter believe that bloggers are appropriating the wigs, which have long been used by people experiencing hair loss due to alopecia and chemotherapy. SEE ALSO: Feather eyebrows are a trend now and it’s tearing everyone apart…

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