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Month: August 2019

Pierre Gasly: Red Bull driver needs to improve, says Christian Horner

Red Bull say Pierre Gasly “desperately” needs to improve his performance in the second half of the season. The Frenchman finished sixth in Hungary on Sunday and was lapped by team-mate Max Verstappen, who finished second. Red Bull team principal Christian Horner said: “Pierre really needs to take some time out during the break, reflect, […]

Man City in talks with Juventus over Joao Cancelo swap for Danilo

Manchester City are in talks with Juventus over a deal to sign Portugal right-back Joao Cancelo with Brazil full-back Danilo moving the other way. There is no agreement yet but City manager Pep Guardiola is keen to strengthen his options on the right. City, who also have £45m England right-back Kyle Walker in their squad, […]

8chan far-right forum offline as Cloudflare cuts support

The far-right web forum 8chan, used to celebrate mass shootings and spread suspects’ so-called “manifestos”, has been forced offline after losing its cyber-security protection. Cloudflare, a San Francisco-based firm that provides added security for websites to prevent cyber-attacks, said it would stop protecting 8chan at midnight Pacific Time (08:00 BST) on Monday. The 21-year-old suspect […]

Could music festivals be good for your health?

Millions of people around the world go to music festivals each year. At one time, they were seen as encouraging heavy drinking and drug-taking while providing poor facilities and bad food. But now organisers are more focused on festival-goers’ wellbeing. “The music is great, it’s educational and it’s therapy,” says Marta Pibernat, from Catalonia in […]