• 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
    • Madness of easy money and momentum stocks is crushing the unwary

      Recent moves in the global financial markets point towards a fundamental shift in strategy for investors which could lead to losses for retail shareholders

      • Indonesia speaks out on boatpeople amid Australia tension

        Jakarta called on governments Monday to stop "shifting responsibility" for asylum-seekers, in veiled criticism of Australia's hardline policy of towing boatloads of would-be refugees back to Indonesia.

        • English Football Cocaine Scandal: Police Investigate 'Major Club'

          British police have been called in to investigate a suspected drugs scandal inside one of England's most famous football clubs. Allegations include senior club officials being caught snorting cocaine off boardroom tables. The incident where one or more board members were allegedly caught snorting…

          IB Times
          • Michael Jackson's Bodyguards Reveal Singer's Alleged Romances

            Michael Jackson reportedly had an Eastern European girlfriend. The pop icons bodyguards Javon Beard and Bill Whitfield have made the revelations regarding  Jackson's love life in a book about their time as the singer's closest aides. In the book titled Remember the Time: Protecting Michael…

            IB Times
            • 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".

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              • 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.

                Press Association
                • Coren Mitchell makes poker history

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

                  Press Association
                  • 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
                    • Japan exports growth slows sharply, keeps pressure on BOJ to act

                      Japan suffered its worst annual trade deficit in March as exports growth slowed to its weakest in a year, suggesting a rapid loss of economic momentum that may prompt policy makers into early action as a national sales tax hike puts more strain on growth. The Bank of Japan has repeatedly ruled out…

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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 ...

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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.

                          • 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…

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                              • 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.

                                • 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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                                  • Leeds Firefighters Tackle Industrial Blaze

                                    More than 80 firefighters have been battling a huge blaze on an industrial estate in Leeds that sent plumes of thick black smoke across the city. Fifteen fire engines and a number of specialist vehicles attended the blaze. A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said: "The matter is being treated…

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                                    • Powdered alcohol is now a thing that will be sold in shops

                                      It’s called Palcohol, and it’s only in the US for now.

                                      • 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…

                                        • 5 Unanswered Questions About Jesus

                                          As Christians worldwide gather for Easter to celebrate their belief in the death and rebirth of Jesus, researchers continue to delve into the mysteries that surround the man. The following are five questions about Jesus that, for now, at least, remain unanswered. In 2008, astronomer Dave Reneke…