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March 22, 2018 3:04 PM Lancaster University Ghana appoints new Provost

Lancaster University Ghana has announced the appointment of Professor Anthony Jarvis as its new Provost and Chief Academic Officer. Professor Anthony Paul Jarvis holds an Honours degree in History and Political Science from Monash University in Melbourne Australia, and a D.Phil. from Oxford University, England, and is now responsible for the academic 85

August 22, 2017 7:57 AM Bixby Voice rollout: everything you need to know

Samsung has announced that Bixby Voice will officially be available in over 200 countries worldwide, with the rollout beginning today. It's going to provide a pretty big update to your handset (and is largely being done to coincide with the Galaxy Note 8 launch on 23 August), so we've put together a compact little guide to help you understand what's 84

June 7, 2017 6:34 PM Who is Christopher Wray? Trump's FBI nominee is 'a fair guy' who will stand up to him, former coworkers say

People who have worked with Christopher Wray, President Trump's pick for FBI director, say he is an accomplished, principled and low-key lawyer who won't hesitate to stand up to the president. Wray, 50, white-collar criminal defense attorney, previously led the Justice Department's Criminal Division during two years — 2003 to 2005 — of President George 42

May 12, 2017 2:56 PM IMF reaches staff level agreement for second loan instalment to Egypt

CAIRO The International Monetary Fund said on Friday it had reached a staff-level agreement with Egypt on a second loan instalment that would make available about $1.25 billion (£970 million). In a statement at the conclusion of an IMF mission to Egypt, team leader Chris Jarvis said: "The IMF staff team and the Egyptian authorities have reached a staff-level 14

December 21, 2016 6:17 PM Meet JARVIS: Facebook CEO's smart home A.I. can do things you won't believe

At the start of 2016, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg decided to take on his very own personal challenge - build a "simple" artificial intelligence (AI) assistant that will "help him run his home and help him with his work." He decided to name this AI helper Jarvis, after Tony Stark's computer butler in the Iron Man films. Fun fact: In Marvel lore, JARVIS 41

August 18, 2016 8:53 PM Andre Ayew: Ghanaian attacker falls victim to West Ham's record signing curse

Andre AyewGhanaian attacker falls victim to West Ham's record signing curse Andre Ayew completed his switch from Swansea City to West Ham United for a club record fee of £20.5 million last week. However, he damaged his thigh 31 minutes into his debut game against Chelsea FC on Monday at the Stamford Bridge. It is a routine at West Ham United that their 4

August 2, 2016 8:26 AM Inside a Brazilian drug lord's jail cell

Jarvis Chimenes Pavao bribed prison directors so he could add a kitchen, air conditioning and an en suite bathroom to his cell. Take a look around Brazilian drug lord, Jarvis Chimenes Pavao, had his prison cell in Paraguay raided after police heard rumours of an escape plot, but when the authorities arrived they couldn't help but notice he'd made a few additions 6

June 29, 2016 8:06 AM With Both Parties in Turmoil, Britain Weighs a General Election

The outcome of any contest would also depend on whom the more centrist Labour legislators find to run against Mr. Corbyn. That may be Angela Eagle, a senior figure of the softer left and the daughter of a printworker, or a more centrist figure like Tom Watson, who was elected deputy leader last year. Other possible contenders include Dan Jarvis and Chuka 10

June 28, 2016 2:22 PM Jeremy Corbyn's future: Labour leadership election rules

Jeremy Corbyn has lost a vote of no confidence among Labour MPs by 172 votes to 40. However, the vote has no constitutional force and is not binding on Mr Corbyn, who has indicated he will carry on as leader anyway. So why is there an uprising against him and could it eventually force him out? Jeremy Corbyn was elected leader of the Labour Party last September 19

June 24, 2016 4:34 PM Jeremy Corbyn vows not to resign. What next for Labour?

Throughout Sunday as the shadow cabinet resignations mounted up (reaching 11 by the evening), Jeremy Corbyn's allies insisted that he was unfazed. "He's not wavering," one told me, adding that Corbyn would seek to form a new frontbench. At 21:54pm, the Labour leader released a statement confirming as much. "I regret there have been resignations today 11