Over 40 per cent of drivers admit hogging middle lane

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Mail Online—Drivers who take up the middle lane of a motorway even when the inside lane is clear are flouting the Highway Code, as well as enraging many of their fellow road users by slowing up traffic.

Richest 1 per cent took 82 per cent of new global wealth last year, Oxfam report says. More than 80 per cent of the all the wealth generated globally last year flowed into the coffers of the richest 1 per cent of the population, a new Oxfam report has revealed. The research, published on Monday, also shows that the 3.7 billion individuals who make up the poorest half of the global population saw their wealth flatline in 2017 – something that the group of charities describes as “unacceptable and unsustainable”.