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Forensic linguists can make or break a court case. So who are they and what do they do?

Forensic linguists can make or break a court case. So who are they and what do they do?

If you’re an avid viewer of crime shows, you’ve probably come across cases in which an expert, often a psychologist, is called in to help solve a crime using their language analysis skills. However, in…

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EU delays rules on carbon market permit handouts By Reuters

EU delays rules on carbon market permit handouts By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels 2/2 By Kate Abnett BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission will confirm in February rules to calculate industries’ free carbon permits…

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The UK government’s COVID spending may lead to inflation

The UK government’s COVID spending may lead to inflation

The UK government is spending an enormous amount on COVID-19 – supporting the health service, helping to relieve the suffering of those who have lost their incomes, and helping businesses keep afloat. This spending policy…

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‘Rules as Code’ will let computers apply laws and regulations. But over-rigid interpretations would undermine our freedoms

‘Rules as Code’ will let computers apply laws and regulations. But over-rigid interpretations would undermine our freedoms

Can computers read and apply legal rules? It’s an idea that’s gaining momentum, as it promises to make laws more accessible to the public and easier to follow. But it raises a host of legal,…

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Oil Rally A ‘Head-Scratcher’ as Price Charges to Fourth Week of Gains By Investing.com

Oil Rally A ‘Head-Scratcher’ as Price Charges to Fourth Week of Gains By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan Investing.com – Crude prices posted a fourth straight week of gains returning oil to a bull market ahead of an OPEC+ meeting where the industry’s most powerful were likely to…

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Recently self-employed? Six tips from experts on how to protect your wellbeing

Recently self-employed? Six tips from experts on how to protect your wellbeing

Through choice or by necessity, some of us are becoming self-employed for the first time during the COVID-19 pandemic. Evidence from multiple countries suggests that self-employed workers are one of the groups hardest hit by…

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OPEC+ panel to hold informal online talks on Saturday By Reuters

OPEC+ panel to hold informal online talks on Saturday By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) sits outside its headquarters in Vienna 2/2 MOSCOW/DUBAI (Reuters) – A panel of OPEC+, a group of leading oil…

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Being good at your job won’t stop age discrimination

Being good at your job won’t stop age discrimination

How old you are could be more important to some employers than your experience, or your capacity to do the job – particularly for older candidates. That was the conclusion of research my colleagues and…

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could dinosaurs evolve back into existence?

could dinosaurs evolve back into existence?

Will there ever be dinosaurs again? — Anonymous What an interesting question! Well, technically dinosaurs are still here in the form of birds. Just like you’re a direct descendant of your grandparents, birds are the…

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Crude Oil Prices Correct Lower After Big Rally By Investing.com

Crude Oil Prices Correct Lower After Big Rally By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith  Investing.com — Oil prices retreated a little in light trading on Thursday, with volumes way down due to the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, but crude was still holding on to almost…

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