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Going trout of style: Younger Britons are less likely to pick fish and chips as their favourite takeaway with just one in 14 under-25s doing so, poll reveals

English food stays staple for pensioners but not for under-25s But chippie trips could be under threat due to price hikes forcing them to shut Elsewhere in the YouGov poll, Chinese was the favourite takeaway Fish and chips came in second, with Indian third most chosen Younger Britons are less likely to pick fish and chips as their favourite takeaway, with just one in 14 under-25s doing so, a poll has revealed.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 0
Going trout of style: Younger Britons are less likely to pick fish and chips as their favourite takeaway with just one in 14 under-25s doing so, poll reveals

Liz Truss slammed for saying UK workers should show 'more graft' like Chinese in leaked recording

Tory leadership contender Liz Truss said British workers need to produce "more graft" like the Chinese, a leaked voice note has revealed. The Foreign Secretary suggested UK workers lacked the "skill and application" of foreign rivals in a leaked audio clip which Labour has called "grossly offensive".

lbc.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 2
Liz Truss slammed for saying UK workers should show 'more graft' like Chinese in leaked recording

Tencent Music Entertainment’s Revenue Dropped in Q2, But Subscribers Keep Growing

TME's share price rose 5.9% to $4.67 on Monday. Chinese music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment’s music subscription business continued to soar in the second quarter while the company’s lucrative social entertainment business showed mixed results. Revenues from TME’s online music services decreased by 2.4% to RMB 2.88 billion ($430 million) from RMB 2.95 billion ($457 million) in the prior-year period, according to the company’s quarterly earnings report released Monday.

billboard.com ,  6 hours ago 0
Tencent Music Entertainment’s Revenue Dropped in Q2, But Subscribers Keep Growing

Naomi Osaka’s nightmare run continues: How big a setback is the Cincy defeat ahead of the US Open?

Naomi Osaka’s struggles continue with the four-time Grand Slam winner now 2-5 in her last seven matches as another below-par display against Zhang Shuai at the Western & Southern Open saw her crash out in the first round. This is far from the Osaka who won four majors between September 2018 and January 2021 with her confidence appearing to be at an all time low.

tennis365.com ,  8 hours ago 2
Naomi Osaka’s nightmare run continues: How big a setback is the Cincy defeat ahead of the US Open?

Taiwan is now a touchstone issue for the UK, the US and for us in China. This is how we see it

After Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan, relations between the countries are at a delicate stage. There must be no miscalculation Zheng Zeguang is the Chinese ambassador to the UK Over the past weeks, the world has seen the resolute response from China after the visit to Taiwan of US House speaker Nancy Pelosi.

theguardian.com ,  8 hours ago 0
Taiwan is now a touchstone issue for the UK, the US and for us in China. This is how we see it

Chinese cosplayer 'detained by police for wearing a Japanese kimono'

Police allegedly questioned the woman for hours after she was spotted wearing a Japanese kimono and taking photos in a city street, sparking a debate on social media about nationalism going too far A cosplayer in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou claims she was detained and interrogated by police last week for wearing a Japanese kimono in public.

buzz.ie ,  8 hours ago 4
Chinese cosplayer 'detained by police for wearing a Japanese kimono'

India furious as Chinese military 'spy ship' docks in Sri Lanka – as treaty OVERRIDDEN

INDIA has expressed fury over the docking of a Chinese military "spy ship" at a strategic Sri Lankan port. A 730-foot vessel, described by Indian media as a dual-use spy ship, sparked a frenzy in Asia, with New Delhi decrying its visit as it competes with Beijing for influence over crisis-ridden Sri Lanka.

express.co.uk ,  8 hours ago 17
India furious as Chinese military 'spy ship' docks in Sri Lanka – as treaty OVERRIDDEN

AMD vs Nvidia GPU price war is about to get nasty (and that’s good news for us)

Aggressive price cuts are just around the corner for graphics cards, apparently Nvidia’s RTX 3000 graphics cards may see further price reductions as August rumbles onwards, or that’s the latest gossip from the grapevine. As VideoCardz (opens in new tab) noticed, this theory was aired by a Chinese source (ZOL (opens in new tab), via MyDrivers (opens in new tab)), and the belief is that Nvidia’s price cutting is going to continue – and indeed that in a couple of weeks, we’ll witness deeper discounts to shift Ampere stock.

techradar.com ,  10 hours ago 1
AMD vs Nvidia GPU price war is about to get nasty (and that’s good news for us)

Can the power of Jade gemstones influence your online gameplay?

Have you ever looked into the power of natural gems and crystals – how they can influence your mood, you’re thinking or in essence, act as a comfort blanket to those who need it? In Chinese culture, the gemstone Jade is considered to be a lucky stone.

theexeterdaily.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 0
Can the power of Jade gemstones influence your online gameplay?

Tensions rise between India and China as Beijing’s ‘spy ship’ Yuan Wang 5 docks in Sri Lanka

A large Chinese ship that can track satellites and ballistic missiles has docked at a deep-sea port in Sri Lanka, despite complaints by India that the vessel could be used to “spy” on sensitive security installations near by. The Indian government insisted it was “well-equipped and well-prepared to deal with any kind of situation” after Sri Lanka allowed the 20,000-tonne ship to dock at Hambantota, despite lobbying by American and Indian officials.

thetimes.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 118
Tensions rise between India and China as Beijing’s ‘spy ship’ Yuan Wang 5 docks in Sri Lanka

Romance scammer simultaneously 'dates' mum and son before fleecing both out of £17,000

The romance scammer, identified only by his surname, Song, is accused of draining thousands of pounds from a mum before turning on her son and seducing him by posing as a woman with financial issues on China's WeChat app A Chinese man scammed a mum and son out of an estimated £17,250 while pretending to date them at the same time.

mirror.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 12
Romance scammer simultaneously 'dates' mum and son before fleecing both out of £17,000

Ex-Chelsea ace Oscar’s Flamengo transfer COLLAPSES at last minute as he releases statement after being pictured in shirt

EX-CHELSEA star Oscar saw a return to Brazil scuppered after club Shanghai SIPG reportedly decided against signing documents allowing the deal to go ahead. The two-time Premier League winner, 30, has spent the last five years playing in China for Shanghai following a £54million transfer. However, Oscar was hoping to end his spell in Asia and sign for Brazilian side Flamengo.

thesun.co.uk ,  11 hours ago 6
Ex-Chelsea ace Oscar’s Flamengo transfer COLLAPSES at last minute as he releases statement after being pictured in shirt

Chinese ‘spy ship’ docks at Sri Lanka’s Hambantota port despite India’s security concerns

India claims docking of Chinese ‘spy ship’ Yuan Wang 5 is threat to its security Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again ✕ Related video: Sri Lankans protest ‘corrupted leaders’ amid presidential vote

independent.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 2
Chinese ‘spy ship’ docks at Sri Lanka’s Hambantota port despite India’s security concerns

H&M returns to Alibaba’s Tmall after Chinese boycott

// H&M is back selling on Alibaba’s Tmall platform // The retailer was removed following its criticism of human rights abuses against the uyghur community, which sparked a consumer boycott in China H&M has returned to Alibaba’s Tmall, 16 months after the Chinese ecommerce giant removed it from its platform following its criticism of alleged human rights abuses against the uyghur community in China’s Xinjiang region.

retailgazette.co.uk ,  13 hours ago 3
H&M returns to Alibaba’s Tmall after Chinese boycott

Spain's La Liga football aims to score big in Asia

European football leagues are eyeing Asia as a huge potential broadcasting market. La Liga is going up against Britain's Premier League, which has a longer history in the region. As Spain's top-flight football league kicked-off last weekend, for the first time, viewers in China could stream the matches through a new broadcast service.

dw.com ,  13 hours ago 0
Spain's La Liga football aims to score big in Asia

Liz Truss said UK workers should show ‘more graft’ like Chinese

In a leaked recording made during her time at the Treasury, she suggests UK workers lack the ‘skill and application’ of foreign rivals Liz Truss said British workers should show “more graft” like the Chinese in a leaked recording. The Foreign Secretary, who is the Tory leadership race front-runner, suggested UK workers lacked the “skill and application” of foreign rivals.

telegraph.co.uk ,  13 hours ago 0
Liz Truss said UK workers should show ‘more graft’ like Chinese

Ex-Chelsea star Oscar's transfer fail as Flamengo move blocked and he's trapped in China

Former Chelsea man Oscar finds himself stuck in China after his club, Shanghai SIPG, blocked a move to Flamengo despite the player posing in a shirt ahead of the planned switch Oscar has been denied a return to his homeland with Flamengo after Shanghai SIPG curtailed his move back to Brazil.

mirror.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 31
Ex-Chelsea star Oscar's transfer fail as Flamengo move blocked and he's trapped in China

Fish and chips loses its appeal the younger you are

The reputation of fish and chips as an icon of British cuisine is under threat as younger people look elsewhere for takeaways. While a trip to the traditional chippie remains the top choice among pensioners, it was favoured by just one in 14 under-25s according to a new YouGov poll for Times Radio.

thetimes.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 2
Fish and chips loses its appeal the younger you are

Amid energy crisis, EU plans to help gas-rich Mozambique boost security

The European Union is planning a five-fold increase in financial support to an African military mission in Mozambique, an internal EU document shows. The European Union is planning a five-fold increase in financial support to an African military mission in Mozambique, an internal EU document shows, as Islamist attacks threaten gas projects meant to reduce the EU's reliance on Russian energy.

ibtimes.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 1
Amid energy crisis, EU plans to help gas-rich Mozambique boost security