Gas shortage to push up bills after ‘perfect storm’ of energy problems

Gas shortage to push up bills after 'perfect storm' of energy problems Households and motorists have been warned to expect sharp rises in gas bills and petrol prices after a “perfect storm” of supply problems as the winter freeze begins.The shutdown of the North Sea’s most important oil and gas pipeline system on Monday was compounded by an explosion at ...

Opec extends production curbs to end of 2018 to bolster oil price

Opec extends production curbs to end of 2018 to bolster oil price The world’s major oil producers have extended production cuts through to the end of 2018, in a bid to tackle a global glut of crude and keep prices buoyant.Guardian Today: the headlines, the analysis, the debate - sent direct to you Read moreMembers of Opec, the oil cartel, ...

Stockholm Syndrome

Stockholm Syndrome Stockholm Syndrome is a condition that causes hostages to develop a psychological alliance with their captors as a survival strategy during captivity. These feelings, resulting from a bond formed between captor and captives during intimate time spent together, are generally considered irrational in light of the danger or risk endured by the victims. Generally speaking, Stockholm syndrome consists ...