Brent crude nears $85 as global energy crisis worsens — RT Business News

Oil prices extended Friday’s rally into Monday, with the US benchmark topping $81 and trading just shy of $82 a barrel as Europe and Asia continue to struggle to secure energy supply for the winter. As of 8:21am EDT on Monday, the front-month WTI Crude contract traded at $81.75, up by 3.00%. The international benchmark, Brent Crude, was up 2.35% at $84.34. Oil […]

Energy-rich Russia emerging as favorite investment destination — RT Business News

Soaring energy prices have forced global investors to turn their attention to exporters from emerging nations, with Russia becoming their top pick for investment. Rising oil and gas prices have helped the Russian currency, the ruble, reach its strongest level against the euro and the US dollar in more than a year, while pushing Russian stocks to record highs. In […]

The tearful Scrum V interview with a Welsh rugby legend that’s moved viewers so much

Wales rugby legend David Bishop has spoken movingly about his struggles with depression, suffering a stroke and his career that should have brought so many more Wales caps. In a deeply poignant interview with friend Phil Steele on Scrum V, Bishop was overcome with emotion as he talked about his remarkable and controversial career and the years that have followed. […]

Taliban seeks Russian assistance in reconstruction of war-torn Afghanistan — RT Business News

Afghanistan’s Deputy Minister of Information and Culture Zabihullah Mujahid has expressed the hope that Russia would help rebuild the country, destroyed from decades of war. “We are looking forward to cooperation with all countries, and foreign investment plays a significant role here. Russia is an important country in terms of economy. Afghanistan has been destroyed during the war. Russia and […]

Solar storm forecast to hit Earth with risk of power outages and internet issues

Space weather forecasters have predicted a ‘solar storm’ that is set to hit today. Forecasters at the Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC), a unit of the US Department of Commerce under NOAA, have issued a “G2 geomagnetic storm warning” which has the potential to create issues for billions of people. Solar storms, which are rated on a ‘G’ scale, from […]

Halloween tortillas with tomato salsa

These crunchy Halloween tortilla chips – flavoured with smoked paprika and served alongside a fresh tomato salsa – make the perfect savoury treat for spooky season. Both the tortilla chips and the salsa are incredibly easy to make with really simple ingredients and equipment, so you’ll be able to make up a batch in no time. You could serve them […]

Paul Pogba Man Utd exit plotted as Aaron Ramsey emerges as potential key

Juventus are reportedly desperate to bring Paul Pogba back to Turin – and will try to tempt Manchester United by offering Wales international Aaron Ramsey as a potential makeweight. Despite offering up a timely reminder of his quality with a superb showing for Wales against the Czech Republic on Friday night, Ramsey’s future in Italy seemingly remains uncertain. According to […]