Night Elves get the spotlight in World of Warcraft, with mixed results

Night Elves get the spotlight in World of Warcraft, with mixed results

This summer, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth kicked off with an explosive event: Sylvanas Windrunner, Warchief of the Horde, invaded the Night Elf lands of Darkshore and waged a genocide against the Night Elves by setting their capital city on fire. It’s the sort of thing that built a ton of hype around the […]

iBanFirst raises $17 million to help companies move money around the world

iBanFirst raises $17 million to help companies move money around the world

French startup iBanFirst is raising another $17 million (€15 million) from Serena Capital and Breega Capital, with existing investor Xavier Niel putting in more money, as well. iBanFirst solves a very specific problem. If you operate a company that works with suppliers all over the world, chances are you waste a ton of money exchanging […]

Women's World T20: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh – in-play clips & radio

Women's World T20: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh – in-play clips & radio

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh live in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 – in-play clips & radio – Live – BBC Sport ]]> Summary Play starts at 20:00 GMT Bangladesh have won the toss and have elected to bowl first TMS coverage on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra from 19:45 GMT Bangladesh bottom of Group […]

New Zealand wins 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup bid

New Zealand wins 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup bid

PHOTOSPORT Black Fern Phillipa Love scores against Australia in Auckland on August 25. New Zealand will host the Women’s Rugby World Cup in 2021. World Rugby announced in Dublin on Wednesday (Thursday NZ Time) that New Zealand Rugby (NZR) had proved it would be capable of staging the tournament for the first time. Australia, the only other […]

The World Chess Championship Is Living Up To The Hype

The World Chess Championship Is Living Up To The Hype

Photo: Tristan Fewings (Getty) LONDON — It’s all square in the 2018 World Chess Championship, as reigning champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana shared the chocolates in each of the first four games of their 12-game match in London. It’s been an amazing start, featuring two classic games and two more tense encounters, incredible […]

Backstop deal has no end date, Irish PM hints

Backstop deal has no end date, Irish PM hints

The withdrawal agreement between the UK and EU does not include Brexiter demands for an expiry date or an option for the UK to unilaterally exit the arrangement, the Irish prime minister has strongly hinted. After being briefed overnight on the detail of the withdrawal agreement, Leo Varadkar suggested Theresa May did not get the […]

From Roth to Le Guin: top 10 novels about the first world war

From Roth to Le Guin: top 10 novels about the first world war

I had not intended to write a first world war novel. But the physician protagonist of my initial project, set in interwar Vienna, needed a backstory. So I sought in it the war and, like countless others before me, found myself drawn into the conflict. Soon it was the central setting for my book, The […]

Author Leta Hong Fincher Shows Why the World Should Pay Attention to China's Feminists

Author Leta Hong Fincher Shows Why the World Should Pay Attention to China's Feminists

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