YouTube stars rattled by verification changes

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Changes to the way YouTube "verifies" channels by celebrities and brands have upset some of the platform's stars.YouTube said it wanted to "reduce confusion" as viewers "often associated the checkmark with an endorsement of content, not identity".Some video-makers who currently have a "verified badge" on

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Tax cuts sugar in drinks, but we still eat more

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images The tax on sugary drinks has led to their sugar content falling by 29%, Public Health England figures show.However, efforts to persuade manufacturers to voluntarily cut sugar in their foods by a fifth, by next year, are way off target.The amount of sugar in the

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SLS: Nasa’s giant ‘Moon rocket’ takes shape

[ad_1] Image copyright NASA Image caption The massive core section of the SLS has shuttle heritage in it Nasa has finished assembling the main structural components for its largest rocket since the Apollo-era Saturn V.Engineers at the agency's Michoud Assembly Facility (MAF) in New Orleans connected the last of five

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Jennifer Lopez stripper film Hustlers banned in Malaysia

[ad_1] Image copyright STX Films Image caption Lili Reinhart, Jennifer Lopez, Keke Palmer and Constance Wu star in Hustlers A film about scheming strippers starring Jennifer Lopez has been banned in Malaysia because of its "excessive obscene content".The country's film censorship board said Hustlers' naked breasts, erotic dances and scenes

Richard and Judy (briefly) returning to This Morning

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan are to host This Morning for the first time in 18 years, ITV has announced.The married couple, who fronted the daytime show for over a decade, will return next month to fill in for regular hosts Eamonn Holmes and Ruth

Sam Fender: Number one is like being in the Truman Show

[ad_1] Image caption Sam's album has replaced Post Malone at the top of the UK chart "It's all stupid."Sam Fender's laughing as he and his drummer Drew Michael sit in front of a green screen at Radio 1 discussing how his debut album, Hypersonic Missiles, has outsold the rest of

Mercury Prize-winner Dave: Five things you need to know

[ad_1] Image copyright Jo Hale Image caption The star dedicated his Mercury Prize to his family Streatham-born rapper Dave has won the 2019 Mercury Prize for his intimate and revealing debut album Psychodrama. The 21-year-old hugged his mother before walking on stage to collect the award, saying he was "lost

Born after Friends began: Under-25s on why they love it and how it has aged

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Friends turns 25 on 22 September Ross, Rachel, Joey, Monica, Chandler and Phoebe have been there for us for 25 years. They are still there for us, and there's no sign of them going anywhere soon.Generation Z is seemingly just as in love





Climate change: Offshore wind expands at record low price

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images A record amount of new offshore wind power has been announced in the UK - at record low prices.The new projects will power more than seven million homes for as little as £39.65/MWh.The government says the wind farms represent a breakthrough, typically generating electricity without

India delivers surprise corporate tax cuts to boost economy

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat cars and underwear say about India's slowdown India has cut its corporate tax rates in an effort to spur investment and boost growth in the country's faltering economy.Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the base corporate tax rate would be lowered

RBS names Alison Rose as its new chief executive

[ad_1] Image copyright RBS RBS has named Alison Rose as its new chief executive, making her the first woman to lead one of the UK's big four banks. Ms Rose, who joined the bank 27 years ago as a graduate trainee, will replace the incumbent Ross McEwan in November.She will