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Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders turn US political world on its head with New Hampshire primary victories - ‎1 hour ago‎
... • Bernie Sanders slam dunks New Hampshire • Will result persuade Michael Bloomberg to run? • John Kasich blows open race to be establishment candidate • Why are American voters so angry?
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Almost 3000 operations cancelled as junior doctors prepare to strike

The Guardian - ‎29 minutes ago‎
The main sticking point between the two parties is whether Saturday should become part of trainee doctors' normal working week.
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Ten killed, scores injured after trains suffer head-on collision in Germany

Firstpost - ‎2 hours ago‎
Bad Aibling: Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday in southern Germany, killing 10 people and injuring around 90 as they slammed into each other on a curve after an automatic safety braking system apparently failed, the transport minister said.
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North Korea satellite achieves stable orbit, US official says - ‎1 hour ago‎
North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, U.S.
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Supreme Court blocks Obama carbon emissions plan

Reuters - ‎3 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday delivered a major blow to President Barack Obama by putting on hold federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants, the centerpiece of his administration's ...
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Brussels to turn up heat on Greece over migrant crisis

Financial Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
Brussels is to press Athens to improve conditions for asylum seekers in the hope of making it easier for other EU member states to send migrants back to Greece.
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US: 'Homegrown Sunnis', Russia & China top intel chiefs' list of 2016 threats

The Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
Global climate change, homegrown terrorists, encrypted messaging and the increasingly assertive Russia and China topped the list of threats to US interests, as defined by the country's intelligence community chiefs who testified before the Senate ...
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EFF has 25 reasons why #GUPTASMUSTGO

Times LIVE - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema (C) waits to address supporters before a march to South Africa's constitutional court in Johannesburg, February 9, 2016.
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Taiwan developer grilled over collapse of quake building

Channel News Asia - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Taiwan prosecutors were Wednesday questioning the developer of an apartment complex that collapsed during an earthquake as they detailed flaws in construction of the building where nearly 100 people remain trapped.
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EU reform will not deter UK-bound migrants - Jose Manuel Barroso

BBC News - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Restricting benefits paid to new EU migrants would not put people off wanting to move to the UK, a former European Commission president has said.
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Man dies after setting himself on fire outside Kensington Palace - ‎13 hours ago‎
A man has died after setting himself on fire outside Kensington Palace in the early hours of Tuesday morning, police said. Officers were called to the London home of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after receiving reports a man was behaving ...
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Teacher shortages in England, spending watchdog confirms

BBC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Teacher shortages in England are growing and the government has missed recruitment targets for four years, the official spending watchdog has said.
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Cameron 'buying off' Tory MPs threatening to rebel over council cuts

The Guardian - ‎11 hours ago‎
David Cameron's county council in Oxfordshire will get an additional £9m to ease the cuts over the next two years. Photograph: Geoff Caddick/AFP/Getty.
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Asia stocks drop as bank concerns smoulder, yen stands tall

Reuters UK - ‎1 hour ago‎
TOKYO Asian stocks fell on Wednesday on growing concerns about the health of the world's banks, particularly in Europe, pushing investors into safer assets such as the yen, which stood near a 15-month high versus the dollar.
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London whale boss fined nearly £800000

Financial Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
The UK financial regulator has fined the boss of the so-called London Whale at JPMorgan Chase nearly £800,000 over the $6bn mismarking episode, but Achilles Macris is continuing to press another part of his legal battle against the watchdog.
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Deutsche Bank chief turns to legal woes

The Australian Financial Review - ‎2 hours ago‎
'The problem is they have so many.' Deutsche Bank's woes have spooked the market. Krisztian Bocsi. Deutsche Bank boss John Cryan has vowed to personally lead his institution to swiftly resolve its legal and law-enforcement challenges around the world.
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Age UK Suspends E.ON Energy Tariff Offer

Sky News - ‎15 hours ago‎
The controversial tie-up is facing scrutiny by regulator Ofgem but Age UK tells Sky News: "We have done absolutely nothing wrong".
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Google computers qualify as drivers in automated cars, US government says

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
A self-driving car traverses a parking lot at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California. Photograph: Noah Berger/AFP/Getty Images.
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Ministers ponder lowering England and Wales drink-drive limit to Scottish levels

The Guardian - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Ministers are considering lowering the drink-driving limit in England and Wales to the tougher level set by Scotland. Andrew Jones, a transport minister, floated the idea in a parliamentary answer, saying he would be looking at the Scottish limits with ...
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GSMA issues new guidelines for IoT

Times of India - ‎1 hour ago‎
LONDON: The GSMA announced the availability of new guidelines designed to promote the secure development and deployment of services in the growing Internet of Things (IoT) market.
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Happy Valley recap: series 2, episode 1 – scars, sheep-rustlers and a serial killer

The Guardian - ‎8 hours ago‎
“Sheep-rustling?” Eighteen months after she rescued her grandson Ryan from the clutches of his biological father - the kidnapper, murderer and rapist Tommy Lee Royce - Sgt Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lancashire) is back on familiar ground.
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Zsa Zsa Gabor admitted to hospital

euronews - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Star of Hollywood's golden age, Zsa Zsa Gabor has been admitted to hospital in California with breathing difficulties. The 99-year-old actress has struggled with ill health for some time.
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Awkward Crimewatch moment shared online as presenter bears uncanny resemblance to a mugshot - ‎14 hours ago‎
Watching Crimewatch is not usually an activity which calls for raucous laughter. Monday night's episode broke this trend, however, as viewers spotted an uncanny resemblance between the presenter and a crime suspect in a mugshot.
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Adele says Hello to world domination after topping ANOTHER chart

South Cotswolds Gazette - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
Adele has topped another chart as she was named the most popular act in the world. The Hello singer leads a top 10 of recording artists across the globe compiled by an international music trade body.
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De Kock Gets Century For Proteas In Centurion

Eagle Radio - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Quinton de Kock scored a superlative century as South Africa kept their one-day series with England alive courtesy of a seven-wicket triumph in Centurion.
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Done Deal: Jose Mourinho agrees to replace Louis van Gaal at Man United

Daily Star - ‎2 hours ago‎
That's according to at least one high profile football figure, who is describing it privately as a "done deal". Van Gaal, 64, had accused the media of "inventing" the fact Mourinho is on is way to the club.
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Peyton pulled a Cam after Super Bowl XLIV, blew off Saints' handshake - ‎3 minutes ago‎
Perry: Florida is ranked No. 1 in all preseason polls, and has the top draft-eligible player in A.J. Puk. Can the Gators win their first NCAA title?
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Winds of climate change will make transatlantic flights longer, study shows

The Guardian - ‎33 minutes ago‎
Climate change is increasing the speed of the jet stream, which blows west-east across the Atlantic. Photograph: Andrei Orlov/Alamy.
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Anticipation builds over expected confirmation of gravitational waves

The Globe and Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
The rumours have been spreading like ripples - and so, it seems, have space and time. By all indications, scientists are about to announce they have detected gravitational waves - a century-old prediction of Einstein's theory of general relativity and ...
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Bacteria Have Ability to 'See,' Eye-Opening Study Finds - ‎6 hours ago‎
Bacteria can see, using their entire one-celled selves as a tiny camera lens to focus light, researchers reported Tuesday. The ability goes beyond just a vague sense of where the light is, and allows the one-celled organisms to find just the right spot ...
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Female shark set for rare 'virgin birth' in Great Yarmouth's Sea Life Centre

Daily Mail - ‎9 hours ago‎
A female shark which has had no contact with males for more than two years is set to give birth to two babies. The white spotted bamboo shark arrived at Great Yarmouth Sea Life Centre in 2013 having been evacuated from the badly flooded sister centre ...
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Patients far more likely to die if nurses care for more than six, major study finds - ‎6 hours ago‎
Patients are far more likely to die if cared for by nurses looking after more than six patients, according to major research which warns of the dangers of using cheap substitute staff.
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Lack of hospital beds force thousands of mentally ill adults to travel miles News - ‎18 hours ago‎
The practice of sending mental health patients long distances for treatment should end, a Commission has said, as experts brand some services 'potentially dangerous'.
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Public dissatisfaction with NHS climbs 8%

PharmaTimes - ‎7 hours ago‎
Public satisfaction with the National Health Service dipped five percentage points in 2015 to 60 percent, just as dissatisfaction with the service climbed eight percentage points to 23 percent, show findings from the latest British Social Attitudes ...
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Horses can recognise emotions in people's faces, University of Sussex scientists reveal

Daily Mail - ‎6 hours ago‎
Being able to read human emotions is an extremely rare trait in the animal kingdom. Until now, it was assumed dogs were one of the only animals that shared our ability to identify the difference between a smile and a grimace.
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