Why are so many firms so bad at handling social media?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption When angry customers take to Twitter you’re already losing the PR battle These days disgruntled customers can vent their spleen on social media instantly, but many companies are not handling these platforms properly, experts say. So what are the dos and don’ts of social media customer relations? There are days when you get angry …

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Peter Kay’s Car Share finale – the verdict

**WARNING Spoilers follow** Image caption Car share buddies or Romeo and Juliet? It was the final episode that fans had been hoping for – Peter Kay’s Car Share drew to a close with the “will they, won’t they” relationship between John and Kayleigh finally resolved. Sort of. The second series of the Bafta-winning BBC One show ended on an emotional …

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Fabinho: Liverpool agree deal for Monaco midfielder

Fabinho is expected to replace Emre Can at Anfield Liverpool have agreed to sign Monaco midfielder Fabinho in a deal that could be worth more than £40m. The Champions League finalists will sign the Brazil international, 24, on 1 July for around £39m (45m euros). A further £4m (5m euros) could be added in performance-related bonus payments and Fabinho’s arrival …

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Murder arrest as mother and daughter die in Gloucester

Image caption Officers were called to Dexter Way at about 04:50 BST to reports of two people with serious injuries A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering an 11-year-old girl and her mother. The bodies of Laura Mortimer, 31, and her daughter Ella Dalby were found when police were called to Dexter Way, Gloucester, at about 04:50 BST. …

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Coventry City 3-1 Exeter City

Coventry’s victory at Wembley secured a first promotion for the Sky Blues since 1967 Coventry City sealed an immediate return to League One with a comprehensive win over Exeter in the League Two play-off final at Wembley. They took a deserved lead after half-time when centre-back Jordan Willis bent a shot into the far corner. Fellow academy product Jordan Shipley …

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One million French smokers quit in a year amid anti-smoking measures

Image copyright AFP Image caption Times have changed since the smoky days of the 1970s, when music legend Serge Gainsbourg was seldom seen without a Gitanes France has seen a sharp fall in the number of people smoking daily, with one million fewer lighting up from 2016-2017. a survey suggests. Such a drop has not been seen in a decade, …

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Anthem protest: How diverse is the NFL?

Image copyright Getty Images America’s National Football League (NFL) says it plans to fine teams if their players kneel during the national anthem. The form of protest, known as “taking a knee”, has seen sports stars refuse to stand for the anthem, to highlight what they see as police brutality against African Americans. The new rules were approved by the …

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What is Italy’s political crisis all about?

Image copyright EPA Image caption Five Star leader Luigi Di Maio: A media frenzy over Italy’s future Italy looks set to have an interim government before fresh elections, in a political crisis which pits Eurosceptic populists – winners of the March election – against pro-EU establishment politicians. It took weeks of negotiations for a populist coalition to take shape, but …

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Sony Bravia KD-85X9000F, KD-65X9000F 4K HDR Android TVs Launched in India Starting Rs. 3,39,900

Expanding its smart LED TV lineup in India, Sony launched the Bravia KD-85X9000F and KD-65X9000F models in the country on Monday. The newly launched models are priced at Rs. 12,99,900 and Rs. 3,39,900 respectively, and will be available across all Sony Center and electronic stores across the country. The Sony Bravia KD-85X9000F is of 85-inches, while the Bravia KD-65X9000F is …

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Vivo Apex to Launch as Vivo Nex, Will Come in 2 Variants: Reports

The Vivo Apex made its initial appearance as a concept phone at MWC 2018 and its formal announcement was made in March this year. The key highlights of the smartphone include a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio, half-screen fingerprinting scanning tech, and an elevating (or pop-up) selfie camera. Now, new reports claim that the commercial name for this truly bezel-less device …

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Vivo X21 vs OnePlus 6 vs Honor 10: Price, Specifications, Features Compared

Vivo X21 is set for its India launch on Tuesday but it is already available for pre-bookings in India. The smartphone with an under-display fingerprint sensor was debuted in China as the Vivo X21 UD back in March, but will be arriving in India branded as the Vivo X21. It was introduced in international markets for the first time earlier …

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Airtel Rs. 449 Pack Takes on Rs. 448 Jio Recharge With 140GB Data for 70 Days

Airtel has launched a new recharge pack worth Rs. 449 for its subscribers in India. With the all-new plan, Airtel is directly countering Reliance Jio’s prepaid recharge plan priced at Rs. 448. This Airtel recharge is offering 2GB of data per day and is available to Airtel prepaid subscribers. The Rs. 449 Airtel recharge offer comes with a total of 140GB of 3G/ …

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Man killed as car hits people outside Stockport club

Image copyright Google Image caption The club where people were struck by a car is in the Brinnington area of Stockport A murder investigation has been launched after a man died and several more were injured when a car hit pedestrians in Greater Manchester. They were struck at the Salisbury Club in Truro Avenue, Stockport, at about 22:45 BST on …

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