Boris Johnson’s letters are an attempt to recast defeat as victory

The Prime Minister’s promise to die in a ditch has gone the same way as his commitment to stop Heathrow’s third runway. Boris Johnson has written to the European Commission to seek an extension to the Article 50 process, after MPs voted for an amendment in the name of Oliver Letwin which welcomed Johnson’s deal […]

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‘A clear turn for the worse’: A Wall Street strategist lays out compelling evidence that stocks are due for a meltdown before the year runs out

Investors should be on alert for another pullback in the stock market before Dec. 31 given the myriad of risks ahead, according to RBC Capital Markets. In addition, the stock market’s valuation has recently taken “a clear turn for the worse” and is now well above its historical average. Click here for more BI Prime […]

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Why Chefs Have Such a Love-Hate Relationship With the Michelin Guide

It was a crisis that could have only emerged in France. In September, the award-winning French chef Marc Veyrat announced he would be suing Michelin for demoting his restaurant La Maison des Bois in January from three to two stars on account of…cheddar cheese. An inspector from the storied Michelin Guide is said to have […]

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Khabib Nurmagomedov calls Conor McGregor an alcoholic and a rapist, reigniting an ugly UFC feud on Twitter

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov have reignited their ugly feud on Twitter. The Irish striker told the Dagestan wrestler he’d see him in Moscow, calling him a “p—-,” to which Nurmagomedov replied saying the city does not welcome “rapists.” The war of words follows a New York Times article published Saturday, in which it was […]

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Michael Gove insisted the UK will leave the EU by its original October 31 deadline

UK government minister Michael Gove has said the UK will leave the EU on its stated deadline of October 31, despite Prime Minister Boris Johnson requesting a three-month delay. Gove said sticking to the Halloween deadline was the government’s “determined policy.” Gove’s comments come hours after Johnson wrote to EU leaders asking for a three-month […]

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An Indian college apologized for asking students to wear cardboard boxes over their heads

A college in southwest India apologized after photos showing students wearing cardboard boxes over their heads during an exam went viral. The private Bhagat Pre-University College in Haveri, Karnataka, asked students to wear the boxes for a chemistry exam. The idea was to stop them talking to each other during the exam. The college’s administrator […]

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Stepping up: BYU quarterback Baylor Romney leads bevy of backups in victory over No. 14 Boise State

Brigham Young Cougars quarterback Baylor Romney is congratulated by teammates following their defeat of the Boise State Broncos in NCAA football in Provo on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. | Ravell Call, Deseret News Freshman walk-on Baylor Romney looked like a poised veteran in making his first start at the collegiate level in Saturday’s win. PROVO […]

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