Dominic Cummings authorises £100m to suck CO2 out of the sky

Scheme backed by Dominic Cummings to ‘suck’ excess carbon dioxide from the air and bury it underground gets £100m from the Treasury Dominic Cummings wants the to spend £100m in direct air capture  technology The technology uses chemical filters to capture carbon dioxide from the air The resulting solution is then pumped underground where it … Read more Dominic Cummings authorises £100m to suck CO2 out of the sky

Dominic Cooper struggles to keep his trousers up

We don’t need to see your meat and two veg! Dominic Cooper has a Mamma Mia! moment as he flashes his boxers while heading to the butchers in his vintage convertible By Rebecca Davison for MailOnline Published: 09:48 BST, 2 July 2020 | Updated: 09:51 BST, 2 July 2020 Mamma Mia! actor Dominic Cooper flashed … Read more Dominic Cooper struggles to keep his trousers up

Dominic Cummings plans special bootcamp to teach government advisors ‘how to predict the future’

Dominic Cummings plans special bootcamp to teach government advisors ‘how to predict the future’ by reading book on how only the paranoid survive Dominic Cummings has ordered government advisers to read two books  Superforecasting by Philip Tetlocks deals with predicting the future  High Output Management by Andrew Grove claims ‘only the paranoid survive’  Cummings will … Read more Dominic Cummings plans special bootcamp to teach government advisors ‘how to predict the future’

DOMINIC LAWSON: First they came for the statues, now stained glass windows

First they came for the statues; then they came for the stained glass windows. Yes, the fashion (at least among undergraduates) for trashing commemorative edifices is developing new forms. And in one particular case, the targeted memorial is barely 30 years old. This is the Sir Ronald Fisher memorial, a stained glass window in the … Read more DOMINIC LAWSON: First they came for the statues, now stained glass windows

Dominic Cummings ‘vows fundamental change to civil service’

Dominic Cummings has vowed to take an axe to the civil service after coronavirus exposed flaws in the government machine, it was claimed today. The PM’s most senior aide is said to have told colleagues the Cabinet Office will be stripped of powers after being found wanting during the crisis, swiping: ‘A hard rain is … Read more Dominic Cummings ‘vows fundamental change to civil service’

DOMINIC LAWSON: Life post-Covid? What we can ALL learn from the Japanese 

For those of us sensitive to noise, the rules likely to govern public manners as the nation eases out of lockdown seem almost like paradise, and certainly an improvement on the pre-Covid-19 social code. The new measures are based on the scientists’ belief that talking loudly produces thousands of droplets, which can remain in the … Read more DOMINIC LAWSON: Life post-Covid? What we can ALL learn from the Japanese 

Dominic Raab ‘warns officials Britain’s foreign aid budget faces a £3bn cut’

Dominic Raab ‘warns officials Britain’s foreign aid budget faces a £3bn cut’ amid sharp economic contraction from coronavirus The Foreign Secretary has warned the foreign aid budget could be cut by £3bn Government sources blame the coronavirus pandemic for the budget slashing Raab is said to have seen projections of UK economy contracting 20 per … Read more Dominic Raab ‘warns officials Britain’s foreign aid budget faces a £3bn cut’

‘We shouldn’t airbrush our history’ says Dominic Raab

Dominic Raab has said Britons should not ‘airbrush our history’ as a Conservative former universities minister blamed ‘culture wars’ for the decision to remove a statue of slave-trader Cecil Rhodes outside Oxford University The statue of Cecil Rhodes is set to be removed after a vote from governors at Oriel College yesterday, following intense anger … Read more ‘We shouldn’t airbrush our history’ says Dominic Raab

Dominic Raab faces backlash as he criticises BLM ‘taking knee’ protest

‘I kneel for two people – the Queen and my wife’: Dominic Raab faces backlash as he says BLM ‘taking the knee’ protest is from ‘Game of Thrones’ and a symbol of ‘subjugation’ Dominic Raab hit at ‘taking knee’ protest suggesting it is from Game of Thrones Mr Raab said it ‘feels to me like … Read more Dominic Raab faces backlash as he criticises BLM ‘taking knee’ protest

Dominic Raab ‘did not know about Harry Dunn case until after Anne Sacoolas left the UK in September’

Dominic Raab was unaware of Harry Dunn’s death until after prime suspect Anne Sacoolas had fled the UK, the teenager’s family have been told.  Mr Dunn, 19, was driving his motorcycle on 27 August last year when he collided with a car in the opposite direction. Ms Sacoolas, 42, is the main suspect involved and was charged … Read more Dominic Raab ‘did not know about Harry Dunn case until after Anne Sacoolas left the UK in September’