Posts From ZimmyFord

The next two European Champions Cup finals will be played in rugby’s hinterlands, fulfilling a pledge made by the clubs when they took over the running of the tournament two years ago. Until then, the showpiece had tended to be

The head of the International Monetary Fund has issued a stark warning that living standards will fall around the world unless governments take urgent action to increase productivity by investing in education, cutting red tape and incentivising research and development.

The French city of Grenoble became the first European city to totally ban outdoor advertising, replacing over 300 billboards and installments with community notice boards and trees. The city’s ban included 326 advertising signs – 64 of which were billboards –

Miranda Lambert lit up the ACM Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday, performing “Tin Man,” from her double-disc opus The Weight of These Wings. Dressed in a black dress adorned with fringe, Lambert delivered a gorgeous version of the tune

British sourdough pizza chain Franco Manca has announced an ambitious plan to open a restaurant in Italy. The company, which was founded by Italian-born Giuseppe Mascoli in 2008, said on Monday it will begin selling its offerings in the home of

Weeks ago, an investigation by the Times revealed that plenty of mundane advertisements were unknowingly presented alongside extremist videos on YouTube, sparking outrage and a few companies to withdraw from the ad program. Google quickly vowed to take “a tougher

NASA teamed up with six companies to develop deep space vehicles as part of its NextSTEP program last year. Boeing, one of the six, has now given us an idea of what its creations could look like. The company has

These orphaned baby rhinos may finally be able to recover from losing their parents thanks to the help of these colorful knitted blankets keeping them warm. The rhinos at the Rhino Revolution sanctuary in South Africa are actually greatly benefited by

Former Parks and Recreation co-stars Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman will reteam for a new reality competition series titled The Handmade Project that celebrates artisanship. Poehler and Offerman will co-host the six-episode series, which will air on NBC. “People who make

The complex trade is increasing pressure on non-renewable groundwater, mainly used for irrigating crops such as rice, wheat and cotton. Pakistan, the US and India are the countries exporting the most food grown with unsustainable water. Researchers say that without