Highland’ accessible literary festival Ness Book Fest will be back after two years of lockdown celebrating Scotland’s Year of Stories

Highland’ accessible literary festival Ness Book Fest will be back after two years of lockdown celebrating Scotland’s Year of Stories

NessBookFest will be back this year. In the picture from a past event: Barbara Henderson, Emma Hamilton, Liza Mulholland, Pauline Mackay and Alicia Socas. Picture: Callum Mackay. “The year of storytelling will really helps us just to go back to that really basic human need to connect,” said Elaine Downs as we sat down to … Read more

I was on Neighbours when it started and there was one star who outshone everyone else, says Ian Smith aka Harold Bishop

I was on Neighbours when it started and there was one star who outshone everyone else, says Ian Smith aka Harold Bishop

A NEIGHBOURS legend has spilled behind-the-scenes secrets as the show draws to an end – and says one of his co-stars outshone all the others. Ian Smith – better known to the soap’s fans as Harold Bishop – met Kylie Minogue when he was cast to play her stepfather. 5 Neighbours star Ian Smith – … Read more

UN condemns protesters’ storming of Libya’s parliament

UN condemns protesters’ storming of Libya’s parliament

CAIRO — A senior U.N. official for Libya on Saturday condemned the storming of the parliament’s headquarters in the east of the oil-rich country as part of protests in several cities the previous day against the political class and deteriorating economic conditions. Hundreds of protesters marched in the streets of the capital, Tripoli, and other … Read more

Meta’s Novi cryptocurrency wallet is shutting down

Meta’s Novi cryptocurrency wallet is shutting down

Meta is shutting down Novi, its short-lived cryptocurrency digital wallet. In a spotted by , the company announced it would sunset the platform on September 1st, with July 20th being the final day to add funds. Meta advised users to withdraw their balance “as soon as possible,” noting it would “attempt to transfer” any remaining … Read more

Here are the latest rumors

Here are the latest rumors

With a successful AirPods line, it’s only natural for users to wonder when Apple will release a new generation of the AirPods, AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max. Head below as we round up the latest rumors on when expecting a new version of each of these products… When will Apple launch AirPods Pro 2? Rumors … Read more

UFC 276 results, highlights: Israel Adesanya outpoints Jared Cannonier to retain middleweight crown

UFC 276 results, highlights: Israel Adesanya outpoints Jared Cannonier to retain middleweight crown

Ahead of the UFC 276 main event, UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya made quite a stir with an entrance inspired by WWE legend The Undertaker. The ensuing performance wasn’t quite as entertaining as Adesanya methodically worked his way to a unanimous decision victory over Jared Cannonier. Adesanya’s gameplan revolved around working the jab, feinting and … Read more