FACTS OF THE DAY

22 March 2017

Due to the fall in the value of the pound since the EU referendum, London has dropped from the 6th to the 24th most expensive city in the world.

thetimes.co.uk

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Police in China have fined a motorist for trying to pass off his Chinese-made Zotye SR9 as a Porsche by gluing badges and stickers onto it.

scmp.com

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Under a new law being debated by the Hungarian parliament to ban communist symbols, Heineken could be fined over £5 million for their red star logo.

reuters.com

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A New York hospital has released a list of 40 pop songs with the ideal number of beats per minute to perform CPR to, including “I Will Survive”, “Stayin’ Alive”, “Quit Playing Games With My Heart” and “Another One Bites The Dust”.

qz.com

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New ultrathin temporary electronic tattoos can convert your freckles or beauty spots into touch-sensitive smartphone controls.

newscientist.com

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Doctors say you can lose weight by leaving your bedroom window open at night.

telegraph.co.uk