Facebook’s ad platform has crashed — causing chaos just days before Black Friday
Facebook's advertising platform is suffering from a major outage. The company's Ads Manager, its tool that lets users create advertisements on its social network, has crashed, leaving would-be advertisers unable to create new ad campaigns just days before Thanksgiving and crucial Black Friday sales. The outage is unusual in its duration; as of this writing,…
Sri Lanka v England: Jonny Bairstow has not ‘accepted’ playing as specialist batsman
Olly Stone, Joe Root, Keaton Jennings and Jonny Bairstow on a visit to an area that has been cleared of landmines Sri Lanka v England: Third Test Venue: Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo Dates: 23-27 November Time: 04:30 GMT Coverage: Watch and listen to The Cricket Social and follow live text commentary on the BBC Sport…
Renae Lawrence serves her sentence – but has to sleep in before she’s released
Updated November 21, 2018 10:00:24 Photo: Renae Lawrence is scheduled to be released from Bali's Bangli prison today. (ABC News: Ambros Boli) Indonesian authorities have scoffed at suggestions they should go without sleep to free the convicted drug smuggler Renae Lawrence from jail before daylight — even though she officially finished her 13-year jail term…
Protest movement against abuse in Catholic church brews in India
Kerala, India - The Catholic Church in India is facing a trying time, with a growing protest movement in response to allegations of sexual assault by clergymen. In June, police in the southern Indian state of Kerala registered a case against the bishop of Roman Catholic Diocese of Jalandhar, in the northern state of Punjab. …
According to Stephen Hawking, backward time travel is not necessarily physically impossible
Stephen Hawking made a pretty big statement in his final book, one that should serve as food for thought. Let's travel back to 2009 — Stephen Hawking is sat in a room decorated with balloons, awaiting his guests. The champagne is chilled, a large buffet is out. It's one of the most exclusive celebrations ever:…