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Norway Bank releases fishy music video

Norway Bank releases fishy music video – BBC News “)}elsej.write(‘”)},confirm:function(a)return true,setFig:function(a,b)(function())(),deserialise:function(b)var a=;b.replace(/(2):(+)/g,function()a=+RegExp.$2);return a}})();fig.manager.include();/*]]>*/ ‘); } } oqsSurveyManager(window, ‘ON’); /*]]>*/ ‘); } })(); /*]]>*/ ‘); } })(); /*]]>*/ ‘); } else document.write(”); } })(); /*]]>*/ ‘); document.write(‘‘); document.write(‘‘); if (/ex-dp/.test(window.location.href) || document.cookie.indexOf(‘ex-dp=’) !== -1) bbcdotcom.utils.addHtmlTagClass(‘bbcdotcom-ex-dp’); } })(); /*]]>*/ Source …

India's high tax on sanitary pads sparks protests

Indians are protesting a government plan to tax products that millions of women can’t do without. Sanitary pads are set to be taxed at 12% under a new set of national rates set by the government. Thousands of people say the levy should be zero. The new rates, …

China has a huge debt problem. How bad is it?

China’s massive debt burden is back in focus. Credit rating agency Moody’s downgraded China this week, warning that the country’s financial health is suffering from rising debt and slowing economic growth. It’s the first time the agency has cut China’s rating in nearly three decades. Fears about debt …

Brits to drink 28% less wine after Brexit

Here’s a sobering prediction: Brexit could result in Brits drinking 28% less wine in 2025. That’s according to a new study published by the Trade Policy Observatory, which also found that wine prices in Britain are likely to be 22% higher by the middle of the next decade. …

McCarthy: We can end human trafficking

But human trafficking — sex trafficking, forced labor and other modern forms of slavery — is not some foreign evil. In America, the National Human Trafficking Hotline recorded 7,572 human trafficking cases reported in 2016, the most — 1,323 — coming from my home state of California. Of …

How Islamist terror can be defeated

We are not witnessing accidents and coincidences. The mass murderer, who killed 22 innocent people, chose his target for a reason: He hated their freedom to laugh, love, dance and enjoy music. I am an observant Muslim, and I have been watching the rise of this Salafism in …

Greek tragedy: An unexpected history of the red carpet

The red carpet predates the Academy Awards by over 2,400 years — at least. Arriving with a sting in its tail, the red carpet has deadly origins. But its modern day incarnation, synonymous with wealth, glamor and stardom, is about as far removed from it’s beginnings as you …

Lagos in focus: an overview of the city's key statistics

(CNN)May 27th marks the day Lagos State, the commercial and cultural capital of Nigeria turns 50. CNN Africa takes a look at some of the key numbers. For the best of our Lagos coverage join our #CNNLagosWeek where we explore some of the issues and profile some of …

A Bermuda triangle: Where to eat, stay and play

Hamilton, Bermuda (CNN)The 35th America’s Cup sailing competition begins on May 26 and runs through June 27, and it’s Bermuda’s moment in the sun, though Bermuda is almost always sunny. One step on this island, and it’s impossible not to be moved by its beauty, history, simplicity and …