• Teachers Set For National Strike Over Pay

    The National Union of Teachers (NUT) is set for a national walkout in June in a row over pay, pensions and conditions. The NUT's 900 delegates voted overwhelmingly for the walkout at the union's annual conference in Brighton, where angry rhetoric was aimed towards Education Secretary Michael Gove.…

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    • Kate 'Papped' Playing With Prince George

      The Duchess of Cambridge has been filmed and photographed playing with Prince George during a day off from official engagements in Australia. The images show Kate pushing the eight-month-old in a buggy, carrying him on her shoulders and playing with him in her lap. They were taken without Royal…

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      • Premier League - 'When, rather than if' as Moyes edges closer to sack

        David Moyes future as Manchester United manager is 'on the brink' after another embarrassing defeat.

        Eurosport
        • Coren Mitchell makes poker history

          Television presenter and journalist Victoria Coren Mitchell went all in to scoop nearly £400,000 and make poker history.

          Press Association
          • Sir Cliff Richard: 'If I Was Gay Would it Make Any Difference?'

            Sir Cliff Richard has spoken out about his sexuality for the first time. Responding to a query regarding his sexuality he told an interviewer on Australian television programme A Current Affair : "If I was gay would it make any difference?" I have got gay friends. Most people have gay friends.

            IB Times
            • Flying High: Crook Uses Drone To Spot Pot Farms

              Criminals are using drones fitted with heat-seeking cameras to spot cannabis farms that can be raided, it has been claimed.

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              • Oscar Pistorius Accused of Taking Acting Lessons Before Murder Trial

                Oscar Pistorius has been accused of taking acting lessons before standing trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. In an open letter to the blade runner, South African journalist Jani Allan alleges that Pistorius had taken guidance from one of her 'close friends' before taking the…

                IB Times
                • Teen's Five-Hour Flight In Plane Wheel Well

                  A 16-year-old boy has survived a flight from California to Hawaii in the wheel well of a jetliner. The teenager was unharmed during the five-and-a-half hour flight despite frigid temperatures at 38,000ft (11,500m) and lack of oxygen, the airline and FBI officials said. "[The] kid's lucky to be…

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                  • Why You Can’t Debate Creationists

                    Advocates of the pseudo-scientific, secularized version of creationism love debates, because they give the appearance of two equal sides. Here’s what it’s like to participate in one.

                    The Daily Beast42 mins ago
                    • Josie: I came close to ending it

                      Josie Gibson has told how she hit "rock bottom" and considered taking her own life after an unflattering snap of her in a bikini was published.

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                      • Rivers Thames Is Used To Heat Homes

                        The River Thames is providing hot water and heating for homes and a hotel in southwest London in the first project of its kind in the UK.  The temperature of water three metres below the surface of the Thames remains constant - at around 7C to 10C - even in the coldest months. That water is…

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                        • Peaches Geldof Funeral To Be Attended By Stars

                          Sir Bob Geldof is expected to pay tribute to his daughter Peaches as a host of stars from the music world attend her funeral. They will gather to remember Ms Geldof in private at the same church where the funeral of her mother Paula Yates was held in 2000. St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence Church…

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                          • Chinese Grand Prix - Result changed after chequered flag blunder

                            The Chinese Grand Prix was cut short because of an error with the chequered flag, which was waved a lap early.

                            Reuters
                            • Bad skin habits to break today

                              Skin looking dull, tired and blotchy? It may be down to some bad habits that you've developed over time. If you cleanse, tone and moisturise but your skin is still looking far from glowing, then read on to see if you're guilty of these bad skin habits.

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                              • Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help

                                As the search continued off the coast of Australia for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the airline announced another plane bound for India was forced to make an emergency landing early Monday after ...

                                Associated Press
                                • PM 'Divides' UK Over Christianity Comments

                                  A group of leading public figures have warned that comments made by David Cameron about the UK being a Christian country could cause "alienation and division".

                                  Sky News
                                  • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

                                    NASHPORT, Ohio (AP) — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

                                    Associated Press
                                    • Global breakthrough: Irish scientists discover how to mass produce ‘wonder material’ graphene

                                      These single-atom thick sheets of carbon made from graphite could potentially revolutionise many parts of our lives.

                                      TheJournal.ie
                                      • Mercedes, BMW chase ultra rich clients with new high end cars

                                        Premium auto maker BMW unveiled a luxury concept sedan in Beijing on Sunday, to gauge customer appetite for a car that would cost more than German manufacturer's current flagship 7 series limousine. Ian Robertson, BMW Group's board member responsible for sales and marketing said the car is being…

                                        Reuters