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Passengers flying between the UK and India endured a nightmarish 36-hour delay as their airline plotted a new route because of US-Iran tensions

Passengers flying between the UK and India were delayed for more than 36 hours over the weekend, with airline TUI blaming “airspace restrictions” in the Middle East for the travel nightmare. Tensions have flared in the region since the US assasinated Iranian General Qassem Soleimani in Iraq last week, prompting the US and UK to […]

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Joaquin Phoenix scorned a journalist who asked him an old question about ‘Joker’ at the Golden Globes: ‘I feel like I’ve talked about this for six months’

Joaquin Phoenix got frustrated with a journalist at the Golden Globes who asked him how he prepared for his role in “Joker” — a question that has, in fairness, been answered many times before. “Isn’t this old news? I feel like I’ve talked about this for 6 months,” Phoenix said. Phoenix, however, did go on […]

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An Instagram model deactivated her account after posting a wet T-shirt photo to promote Australian bushfire relief efforts

Warning: The photo included in this post is not entirely safe for work. Instagram fitness star Tammy Hembrow deleted a photo and deactivated her account after receiving criticism, according to The Daily Telegraph. She said she would donate 100% of the profits from her clothing line to emergency relief for the Australian bushfires underneath a […]

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Mercedes-Benz unveiled a bizarre car inspired by ‘Avatar’ at CES which can drive sideways, has no steering wheel, and features scales

Mercedes-Benz premiered a new concept car at CES on Monday called the AVTR. The car was inspired by the film “Avatar,” and comes with a collection of bizarre features including a set of 33 moving “bionic flaps” on its rear. It also forgoes a steering wheel in favour of a “control unit,” a glowing mound […]

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No, bitcoin is not the new gold

Bitcoin bulls like to claim that bitcoin is a great haven investment, like gold, in times of geopolitical uncertainty. “These people ignore all the times that it moves inversely with sentiment,” says Oanda’s Craig Erlam. “Bitcoin is not gold and certainly not gold 2.0,” he said. Watch gold trade live here. Watch bitcoin trade live […]

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No, bitcoin is not the new gold

Bitcoin bulls like to claim that bitcoin is a great haven investment, like gold, in times of geopolitical uncertainty. “These people ignore all the times that it moves inversely with sentiment,” says Oanda’s Craig Erlam. “Bitcoin is not gold and certainly not gold 2.0,” he said. Watch gold trade live here. Watch bitcoin trade live […]