Bill Gates donates £3million to create mosquitos that kill each other using SEX

MICROSOFT founder Bill Gates is pouring £3million into a project to create killer mosquitoes that destroy each other through sex. It’s a bold bid to curb malaria, a deadly disease typically transmitted through the bite of infected mosquitos. Reuters Genetically-modified male Aedes aegypti mosquitoes at an Oxitec lab Getty Images – Getty Billionaire Microsoft founder …

Amazon Prime Day date leaked – ‘epic’ day of deals just a few weeks away

THE date for this year’s Amazon Prime Day deals extravaganza has been leaked – and it’s just a few weeks away. Amazon accidentally published a promotional banner for the big day, revealing that it would begin on July 16. Amazon This year’s Amazon Prime Day is expected to kick off on July 16 The actual …

You can get treatment for gaming addiction on the NHS from TODAY – do you have these symptoms?

KIDS hooked on video games like Fortnite will be able to get NHS treatment for video game addiction in the wake of a new directive by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Starting today, the WHO will begin notifying governments globally that they will be expected to add “gaming disorder” to their public health systems, following …

Father’s Day marked by Google Doodle

FATHER’S Day 2018 is here, and dads across the land will be relishing being spoiled rotten by their kids. And Google has got in on the act with their own special celebration of all things paternal – here’s what you need to know. Google Google is celebrating Father’s Day 2018 with this colourful Doodle What …

Chimps and orangutans could be completely extinct by the end of the century, scientists warn

CHIMPANZEES and orangutans are on the brink of extinction, a top scientist has warned. Brazil, Madagascar, Indonesia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo alone harbour two thirds of all primate species – and a staggering 60 per cent of those are threatened with extinction. Alamy There are less than 4,000 Eastern Lowland Gorillas left in …

British travellers hammered with roaming charges of £18 for a four-minute WhatsApp call

BRITISH travellers are being hammered with roaming charges of up to £18 for a four minute Whatsapp call, Which? revealed. The consumer champions renewed calls for Government to use new post-Brexit trade deals to scrap mobile fees across the world as well as maintaining free roaming while travelling in the EU. Alamy Brits abroad hammered …

Pokemon Switch confirmed as GameFreak announces Pokemon Quest ‘free-to-start’ titles

GAMEFREAK today announced the news Pokemon fans have been waiting for since E3 last year — details on the games that will bring the franchise to Nintendo Switch for the first time, and it’s coming out this year. Pokemon Quest is a “rambunctious” action RPG for Switch and for smartphones. A new full Pokemon game …