Boris Johnson pledges to reverse school cuts and spend £5,000 on every secondary school pupil – The Sun

BORIS Johnson will pledge to spend at least £5,000 on every secondary school pupil in England if he becomes Prime Minister. Setting out his first domestic policy of his leadership campaign the former Foreign Secretary said he would reverse the last decade of Tory cuts to school budgets and “significantly” increase spending. In a damning assessment of David Cameron and

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UK Councils spent £74 million maintaining empty buildings in two years

Councils across the UK have spent £74million in just two years on maintaining 6,000 EMPTY buildings More than 6,000 empty commercial properties are still maintained by councils Councils spent £74 million on maintaining these buildings in the past two years   One project, Aberdeen Art Gallery, has cost its council more than £30million Cash-strapped councils frittered away £74million in taxpayers’ money

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YouTube, GMail, Snapchat and Uber experience outages

YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat and Uber experience outages as Google’s Cloud network suffers technical issues Google’s Cloud tech team said the technical issues began at 12.25pm on Sunday DownDetector.com said YouTube’s crash was first reported at 2.50pm  #YouTubeDOWN was the #1 trending topic in the US Sunday afternoon  The outage mainly affected users in the US northeast, but problems were also

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Massive explosion at Russian bomb-making factory injures 79

A massive explosion at a bomb-making plant in Russia has injured 79 people and damaged 180 homes in the city of Dzerzhinsk. Officials said the factory was used to make and store bombs and other explosive devices for the Russian military. The facility, JSC Kristall Research Institute, was completely demolished by the blast. Five people were working there at the

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