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Prada launches online culture club amid COVID-19 lockdowns

The Social Edition is our weekly series that dives deep into luxury initiatives in China’s social media landscape. Each week, we highlight brand campaigns distributed across Chinese digital platforms – WeChat, Weibo, Tmall, Douyin and beyond. Our coverage highlights global luxury brands, global beauty brands and local Chinese brands. The latter provides insight into some […]

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Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries is making a huge noise about Channel 5

Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has made another embarrassing gaffe – wrongly telling a radio host that Channel 5 was ‘privatized a few years ago’. Speaking about a government white paper to privatize Channel 4, the Tory minister praised Channel 5 in an interview with LBC. She told presenter Iain Dale that Channel 5 had brought […]

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Chelsea on probation – culture secretary – Ghana Latest Football News, Live Scores, Results

Chelsea are operating under a special UK government license which ends on May 31 Chelsea are in “borrowed time” for the sale of the club, culture secretary Nadine Dorries has said. Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has put the club up for sale before he was sanctioned for his alleged links to Russian President Vladimir Putin […]

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Chelsea: Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries says club are in ‘borrowed time’

Nadine Dorries: Chelsea must be sold in ‘weeks’ Chelsea are in “borrowed time” for the sale of the club, says culture secretary Nadine Dorries. “There is a very short window left for this sale to take place,” Dorries said. The Blues operate under a special UK government license which ends on May 31. The license […]

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Culture Secretary may intervene in Newsquest’s acquisition of Archant

Nadine Dorries has said she may be involved in Newsquest’s acquisition of fellow publisher Archant. A written ministerial statement issued by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) yesterday (April 26) said the Culture Secretary had written to both companies advising them that she was “willing to” issue an intervention notice. “This […]

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Culture Secretary Dorries slams Rees-Mogg’s ‘Dickensian’ war on public servants working from home

Jacob Rees-Mogg is at the center of a Cabinet row over his willingness to bring civil servants back to their desks. Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has accused Mr Rees-Mogg, the minister responsible for government effectiveness, of a “Dickensian” approach to the issue. Mr Rees-Mogg wrote to Cabinet ministers asking them to send a clear message […]

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Watch the Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport prove she is unfit for the job

Watch the Minister for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport prove she is unfit for the job Source: Gov.uk Nadine Dorries, the minister cracking down on the BBC and seeking to sell Channel 4, has been ridiculed after she appeared in a fellow Tory MP’s video. In the video, she is asked to explain what she […]

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Culture Secretary accuses commentators of mocking her dyslexia after video gaffe

The Culture Secretary has accused commentators of making fun of her dyslexia after she scrambled her words in a video posted to social media by a Tory MP. In a TikTok video, Nadine Dorries is heard talking about people being able to “swallow” – rather than download – online movies, and refer to tennis courts […]

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Former Culture Secretary says he expects to see the end of BBC licensing fees ‘in our lifetime’

Former Culture Secretary John Whittingdale has said the BBC ‘should find another way’ to fund itself, as he predicted the end of TV license fees ‘within our lifetimes’. The former cabinet minister, who held the culture file in David Cameron’s government, said it would be “difficult to continue to justify why everyone should have to […]

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BBC licensing fees will end in our lifetime, claims former culture secretary

Former Culture Secretary John Whittingdale has said he expects to see the end of BBC licensing fees “in our lifetime”. However, the Tory MP added that he does not believe it will be possible to scrap the fee in time for the next license fee settlement in 2027. Current Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries previously announced […]

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The Global Culture Club comes to Webster University

Cultural cooking classes, multilingual speakers, film screenings and social outings to ethnic restaurants in St. Louis are just a few of the events that Webster’s new Global Culture Club (GCC) has in mind for the next academic year. The club’s first information meeting was held on March 30, which was pushed back more than a […]

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Culture shock: Afghan evacuees break US laws with domestic violence and sex crimes

EXCLUSIVE: The 77,000 Afghans evacuated to the United States were all processed and released from military bases, but not before racking up a staggering array of criminal entanglements, including violence against women and child molestation. Federal prosecutors in Virginia have charged a man with assaulting a 14-year-old girl. As investigators searched through his phone, they […]

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Fix your finances to save your customs clearance before it’s too late

So close to tax day, we’ve all had a chance to take stock of our income and debts and examine our financial situation in a faltering economy. This year more than most there is cause for concern. Inflation is almost certainly worse than the official numbers suggest (and the official numbers are pretty bad). The […]

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Pros and Cons of The Credit Culture

Using credit isn’t financially risky if it isn’t used irresponsibly or excessively. In reality, for both families and businesses, credit availability has become a significant element in many large purchases. Access to credit helps many businesses and professions survive while also making life easier for people and families who have the financial discipline to utilize […]

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Fact Check – Britain’s Culture Secretary didn’t tweet that ‘food doesn’t grow on trees’

Social media users are sharing a fabricated tweet by UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries condemning the ‘goofy left’ for complaining about ‘growing demand for food banks’. A screenshot of the fake tweet was shared on Facebook (here, here, here) and Twitter (here). In full, the tweet reads: ‘I’m sick of the crazed left complaining about […]

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Kirstie Allsopp hits out at Culture Secretary over Channel 4 privatization mistake

Kirstie Allsopp has denounced Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries after the Cabinet Minister slammed criticism of Channel 4’s privatization proposals as a ‘left-wing luvvie lynch mob’. The TV presenter, 50, clashed with the Tories on Twitter when Dorries claimed ‘Channel 4’s salad days are over’. The Rent, Rent, Rent presenter got into a heated exchange with […]

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‘Channel 4’s salad days are over,’ Culture Secretary told TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp in Twitter exchange | Ents & Arts News

Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries says Channel 4’s ‘salad days are over’ and it’s ‘time to look to the future’ in an online dispute with TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp about the privatization of the broadcaster. The couple exchanged public messages on Twitter following the publication of an opinion piece by Mrs. Dorries in the Mail on […]

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UK Culture Secretary Slams ‘Misinformed Leftist Luvvie Lynch Mob’

A war of words has erupted in the British media over Channel 4’s plans to privatize – with Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries in one corner, and the broadcaster’s chief executive Alex Mahon in the other. Following confirmation this week of the government’s plan to sell the public broadcaster funded by advertising, Dorries wrote a column […]

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UK Culture Secretary slams ‘overblown’ and ‘inflammatory’ reaction to Channel 4 sale, management responds

UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has slammed critics of her plan to sell broadcaster Channel 4. The plan has been decried by several unions and leading filmmakers in the media industry. In a strongly worded column in The Mail on Sunday, Dorries wrote that the reaction to his plan was “as predictable as it was […]

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The PULL Project hosts a series of electrifying performances – The Lion’s Roar

Last night, Project PULL held its 90s-themed “Culture Shock” event at 7 p.m., featuring a variety of talent, including singer Alexis Bridges, rappers “efloW” and Majorloveee, comedian Troy Duchane, poet and Project PULL member Samya Harlaux and the dance troupe Flip. Side. Freshman Josiah Fields hosted the event, and Baton Rouge-based DJ PK1 was the […]

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From culture shock to the big stage: Albert soaks up the moment

PNG powerhouse Elsie Albert is quick to answer when asked what life in Australia is like. “It’s overwhelming,” says Albert. “Especially the first time I came, but with good people around me, I feel comfortable and more used to the way of life here, so that’s good.” Albert arrived at the Papua New Guinea Dragons […]

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A good culture secretary would protect Channel 4

Channel 4 is not funded by taxpayers’ money, but Nadine Dorries’ salary is. Has she taken a moment to think about what the audience really wants? Last year the government tried to do this by launching a public consultation on the change in ownership of Channel 4. The official results are hard to find on […]

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Best Bad Credit Loans of 2022 – Forbes Advisor

When it comes to personal loans, there are two types of loans: secured loans and unsecured loans. However, if you are having difficulty qualifying for a personal loan, consider other bad credit loans. Secured and Unsecured Personal Loans for Bad Credit Traditional personal loans can be secured or unsecured. Secured loans require you to provide […]

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‘Payday lender’ rate cap hurts borrowers with bad credit

As for Rep. Will Guzzardi’s letter to the editor on payday lenders, it’s one thing to report success, it’s another to have data to back it up. Guzzardi is right to say that it is expensive to be poor in America. In Illinois, it’s even harder, as tens of thousands of consumers with or without […]

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Culture Secretary asks UK broadband companies to raise awareness of social tariffs

Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has written to UK broadband providers urging them to do more to promote social broadband prices, weeks after Ofcom published proposals along the same lines. In the letter, Dorries expressed gratitude for the work already done by the telecommunications industry in rolling out superfast broadband and for keeping the country going […]

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Channel 4 privatization ‘will cost jobs in Yorkshire’, says shadow culture secretary

The channel is currently owned by the government and receives its funding from advertising, but is expected to open to sales offers from next year. The network – which has its second base in Leeds – said it was “disappointed” with the decision but “will continue to engage” with the government to ensure it still […]

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My culture shock in an international school

“NOW discuss your answers with the person next to you.” Without wasting time, everyone started talking about their solutions. My office mate turned to me expectantly only to be greeted by my blank stare. Wasn’t that the part where the teachers showed us the grading scheme? Why did we need a discussion when we weren’t […]

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Loans without credit check: borrowing options and alternatives

A no credit check loan may seem like the only way to get quick cash if you have a low credit score or no credit history. But this type of loan can come with risks, including triple-digit interest rates and short repayment terms. Before you borrow, learn why loans without credit checks can be dangerous, […]

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Best Online Installment Loans for Bad Credit April 2022

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