• The role of apprenticeships in attracting and retaining tech talent

    The role of apprenticeships in attracting and retaining tech talent0

    Advertorial Attracting and retaining talented employees is a critical challenge for any business. Among technology firms, this issue is even more pertinent. Estimates from the Open University (1) suggest that around 600,000 vacancies in digital technology are costing the UK economy approximately £63 billion a year. Put another way, demand significantly outstrips supply when it

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  • Banks Called Out For Their Role In Financing Plastic Pollution

    Banks Called Out For Their Role In Financing Plastic Pollution0

    A seal pup choking on a fishing line Getty The pressure to clean up plastic pollution faded in 2020 thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, which led to a surge in the use of plastic in PPE and to keep food and other purchases safe. However, the problem has not gone away – in many ways,

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  • How Harris’ VP role will impact the future of U.S. politics

    How Harris’ VP role will impact the future of U.S. politics0

    NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Kamala Harris made waves this week by becoming the first female, first Black and first South Asian Vice President of the United States. While her win was a historic moment for America, many are now wondering if the change will be permanent – or will the so-called “white male club”

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  • Jeff Sessions impeded inquiry into role in Trump’s family separation policy | Trump0

    Former attorney general Jeff Sessions and other senior justice department officials impeded an internal departmental investigation into their role in implementing the Trump administration’s hardline immigration policy that separated thousands of children from their parents on the border, according to interviews and government records. Sessions declined to be interviewed by investigators for the department’s inspector

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  • Saudi Arabia Redefines Role as World’s Defender of Muslims

    Saudi Arabia Redefines Role as World’s Defender of Muslims0

    Muslim pilgrims wear masks at the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Mecca. Photographer: Abdel Ghani Bashir/AFP/Getty Images Photographer: Abdel Ghani Bashir/AFP/Getty Images When Chinese diplomat Tan Banglin defended his country’s treatment of Muslims amid an international outcry, his comments were less remarkable than where he made them. In a column last July for

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  • Federal prosecutors are investigating Trump’s role in inciting the deadly Capitol

    Federal prosecutors are investigating Trump’s role in inciting the deadly Capitol0

    The US attorney in Washington, DC, said Thursday that federal prosecutors are investigating President Donald Trump‘s role in inciting violent riots that shook Capitol Hill on Wednesday and resulted in four deaths. “We are looking at all actors here, not only the people that went into the building, but … were there others that maybe

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