Bag Week 2018: Waxed canvas bags from Filson, Ona, Croots and more

If you’re looking for a good jacket or bag, you have your choice of materials: leather, heavy nylon, waterproof synthetic weaves like Gore-Tex… but for my money (and not a little of it either) the king of them all is waxed canvas. Pliant yet protective, wind and water–resistant but breathable, handsome to start but grows a character of its own, waxed canvas strikes, for me, the perfect balance of attributes. I drape myself in it, and in the case of bags, drape it from myself.

UK PM sees off Tory Brexit vote rebellion

After months of debate, the EU (Withdrawal) Bill clears Parliament and goes for Royal Assent.

World Cup 2018: Iran 0-1 Spain - the throw-in everyone is talking about

Iran defender Milad Mohammadi's failed throw-in against Spain has commentators and social media in hysterics.

World Cup 2018: Spain beat Iran thanks to Diego Costa goal

Spain edge out a gallant Iran in an absorbing contest to ensure they will reach the World Cup knockout stage with a draw in their final group game.

South Africa v England: Danny Cipriani could make first start since 2008 in third Test

Danny Cipriani is in strong contention to make his first England start in a decade in Saturday's third Test against South Africa in Cape Town.

Former WWE wrestler star Vader dies at 63

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Anything to declare? Canadians react to Trump's shoe smuggling claim.

President Trump claimed on Tuesday that Canadian are sneaking goods across the border. We asked Canadians if they had anything to confess...

UK hears first female World Cup commentator

Vicki Sparks becomes the first woman to commentate live on a World Cup match in the UK.

England women make highest T20 total - hours after New Zealand set record

England make the highest total in women's Twenty20 internationals as they beat South Africa - hours after the record was set by New Zealand.

Instagram launches IGTV, hits 1 billion users

With its new long-from, vertical video app, marketers have yet another way to reach Instagram's vast audience.

Oracle chases SME business in Brazil

The company is ploughing resources into increasing local market share in the segment

Trump backs down on migrant family separations policy

The order seeks to end the separation of migrant families by detaining parents and children together.

New Jersey school sued over bullied girl's suicide

A family lawyer says smart phones can be "a lethal weapon in the hands of the wrong child".

Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca was unable to identify company owners

A leak shows the company at the heart of the scandal couldn't identify owners of most firms involved.

AI at Trainline: How the rail specialist is using data to help predict the future (Cloud TV)

Trainline CTO Mark Holt explains how his firm is using artificial intelligence and the cloud, and offers advice for other IT chiefs.

World Cup 2018: England manager Gareth Southgate dislocates shoulder

England boss Gareth Southgate dislocates his shoulder while running near the squad's World Cup base in Russia.

The software robot invasion is underway

Companies are adopting robotic process automation tools as they look to reduce errors and increase process efficiency.

World Cup 2018: Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia to send themselves & Russia into last 16

Uruguay's slender victory over Saudi Arabia ensured that they and host nation Russia reached the last 16 of the World Cup from Group A.

Boxer Bradley Pryce feared he 'would die in the ring' due to impaired vision

Boxer Bradley Pryce says he spent the last few years of his career fearing he "would die in the ring" due to problems with his vision.

Low-dose addition of silver nanoparticles stresses marine plankton communities

Environ. Sci.: Nano, 2018, Accepted ManuscriptDOI: 10.1039/C8EN00195B, PaperAnastasia Tsiola, Claudio Toncelli, Stilianos Fodelianakis, Gregoire Michoud, Thomas D.

Facile and Practical Synthesis of [small beta]-Carbolinium Salts and [gamma]-Carbolinium Salts via Rhodium-Catalyzed Three-Component Reactions

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2018, Accepted ManuscriptDOI: 10.1039/C8OB01182F, PaperZhuo Wang, Tongyu Li, siyang xing, Bolin ZhuA facile and practical [Cp*RhCl2]2-catalyzed three-component reaction between the indolyl aldehyde, amine and alkyne involving C-H activation and cyclization has been developed. A series of [small beta]-carbolinium salts and [gamma]-carbolinium salts...The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry

Total synthesis and structural revision of an isopanepoxydone analog isolated from Lentinus strigellus

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2018, Accepted ManuscriptDOI: 10.1039/C8OB01168K, PaperYi Man, Shaomin Fu, Juan Chen, Bo LiuAsymmetric total synthesis of compound 1, as a proposed molecular structure of a natural product, in 11 steps is described. Inconsistence of the characterization data between our synthesized sample and...The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry

A red-emitting fluorescent probe for detecting Hg2+ in aqueous medium, living cells and organism with a large Stokes shift

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2018, Accepted ManuscriptDOI: 10.1039/C8OB00831K, PaperLei Yang, Yuanan Su, Yani Geng, Haiqing Xiong, Jinliang Han, Qian Fang, Xiangzhi SongA red-emitting fluorescent probe has been developed for the selective and sensitive detection of Hg2+. With the addition of Hg2+, the solution of Probe 1 displayed remarkable fluorescence enhancement (102...The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry

Instagram longer videos: How new IGTV feature will work

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World Cup 2018: Russian media mock 'husband-hunters'

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Separating Families May Cause Lifelong Health Damage

A noted pediatrician and advocate for immigrant children says the effects will last well beyond the separation

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Bezos and partners pick CEO for joint healthcare venture

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Lord Sugar criticised for tweet comparing Senegal team to 'beach sellers in Marbella'

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