Fuel campaigners demand inquiry and regulator over UK’s ‘rip-off pump prices’ | Business News

Fuel pump. Pic: AP

A group campaigning for lower fuel prices has demanded urgent intervention, claiming drivers are being “fleeced” as costs continue to hit record levels. FairFuelUK (FFUK), which has backing from haulage and logistics lobby groups, told Sky News it was clear that the Competition and Markets Authority should look at how “rip-off” pump prices are calculated … Read more

What Hanifa Wants the Fashion Industry to Learn

What Hanifa Wants the Fashion Industry to Learn

Photo-Illustration: by The Cut; Photos: Courtesy of Hanifa On a recent warmer-than-usual fall day, the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., was decked out with pink lighting, chairs engraved with “Hanifa” on the back, a pale-pink carpet as a runway, and a live orchestra that was performing songs like Drake’s “Laugh Now Cry Later.” Anifa … Read more

Fanatec Gran Turismo DD Pro Officially Revealed for GT Sport and GT7 – GTPlanet

Fanatec Gran Turismo DD Pro Officially Revealed for GT Sport and GT7 – GTPlanet

Fanatec has revealed its new PlayStation-compatible direct drive wheel, which is also set to become the official steering wheel peripheral of the Gran Turismo series. It confirms information that sneaked out back in July, when boxes showing the wheel appeared on social media. The wheel is officially known as the Gran Turismo DD Pro and, … Read more

North American fertilizer shortage sparks fears of higher food prices | Farming

A global shortage of nitrogen fertilizer is driving prices to record levels, prompting North America’s farmers to delay purchases and raising the risk of a spring scramble to apply the crop nutrient before planting season. Farmers apply nitrogen to boost yields of corn, canola and wheat, and higher fertilizer costs could translate into higher meat … Read more

British Vogue editor says thin fashion models do eat

British Vogue editor says thin fashion models do eat

The fashion industry may be changing its ways, but there’s still a long way to go. British Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful claims that models do actually eat and aren’t as stick-thin as was the standard in the 1990s. “There’s a misconception that fashion people don’t eat, but that’s not true,” Enninful, 49, said on the “River Cafe … Read more

This Earth-Sized Star Rotates Once Every 25 Seconds

This Earth-Sized Star Rotates Once Every 25 Seconds

Astronomers announced this week the discovery of the fastest-rotating white dwarf star on record, with a spin rate of once every 25 seconds. The star is about the size of Earth but, by the team’s measurements, contains least 200,000 times more mass, making the dense little object a spinning freak of nature. The star is … Read more