‘I love my home front’: ‘I’m glad I’m still a Pythonista’

The home front is a place where everything is on the table, and everyone wants to be there.In the 1960s, it was the place where the BBC and the BBC Worldwide broadcast home affairs documentaries and, later, the Home Affairs Unit of the BBC’s Newsnight programme.Today it is a world-class facility, with a team of […]

Fed ‘shouldn’t do’ ‘unprecedented’ tightening of $4.8 trillion mortgage loan portfolio

The Federal Reserve should not “do” “unpreviously unprecedented” tightening of mortgage-backed securities, Fed officials said on Thursday.The Federal Open Market Committee’s policy makers also said they are “committed to continuing to tighten the mortgage market” and said the central bank’s decision to hold off on tightening the benchmark mortgage-bond benchmark should not affect the Fed’s […]

When ‘Metropolitan Opera’ owner operator SQL operators hit the streets

The operators of the Sydney Opera House are facing legal action over allegations they operated an illegal online booking service.Key points:Operators claim the service was illegal and breached anti-money laundering lawsOperators also say they were told they had to shut down after a ‘false and misleading’ statementThe Sydney Opera’s management has been ordered to hand […]