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25 September 2015

Beatles’ First Record Contract Up for Auction

The first recording contract between The Beatles and manager Brian Epstein will soon be auctioned off in London. The contract was signed by the four band members - John Lennon, ...

25 September 2015

Sam Smith Unveils James Bond Theme Tune

Sam Smith has unveiled his James Bond theme tune 'Writing's On The Wall'. The 23-year-old singer debuted the highly-anticipated track which will serve as the opening music to 'SPECTRE', with the ...
23 September 2015

Prince William Impressed by Youngsters Anti-bullying App

Britain's Prince William has congratulated a schoolboy who created an anti-bullying app. The heir apparent visited a school in London on Monday (21.09.15) where he met teenagers from around the country ...
23 September 2015

Apple Might Force you to Change Headphones in the Future

Apple have submitted a new patent which shows a different kind of headphone jack which won't be compatible with the current 3.5mm standard. The new connector is labeled the D ...
23 September 2015

An Illegal Immigrant Living in Manchester Demands Police to Send Him Home

On Monday, the Greater Manchester Police reported on Twitter that they had arrested a young man who demanded to be sent back to Iran as he was sick of living ...

23 September 2015

Fan wakes up from 11-Year Coma to Find Tennis Idol is Still on Top

Jesus Aparicio was injured in a car accident just as he had turned 18 which put him in a coma for 11 years. Aparicio had always been a fan of ...
23 September 2015

Pope Francis Arrives in the US

Pope Francis was greeted by Barack Obama, Vice-President Joe Biden and their families, when he arrived from Cuba at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, outside Washington DC, on Tuesday afternoon. ...

23 September 2015

Selfies Kill More People than Sharks

12 people have died while taking selfies in 2015 so far, as people take greater risks to capture the perfect photograph. This, compared to only eight deaths caused by shark ...
22 September 2015

War Horse Leaves West End Next Year

The West End production of War Horse, the award-winning play based on Michael Morpurgo's book, is due to close in March after a seven-year run. The play has been the ...

22 September 2015

Chelsea Manager Wants Every Arsenal Player

Chelsea's manager, Jose Mourinho has told reporters that he would sign every Arsenal player and that he feels that Arsenal's squad should be champions. Mourinho said: "I like every player ...
22 September 2015

Virus Attack on iOS App Store

On Sunday, Apple announced that they were cleaning up their iOS App Store by removing malicious iPhone and iPad programs. This is considered to be the first ever large-scale attack ...
22 September 2015

Richard Dawkins Calls Ahmed Mohamed a Fraud

Richard Dawkins, a well known atheist and biologist, said on Twitter over the weekend that Ahmed Mohamed had committed fraud by pretending to have invented the clock which he was ...

22 September 2015

David Cameron Accused of Youthful Debauchery in “Call Me Dave”

David Cameron had a difficult start to the week, as he awoke on Monday morning to the Daily Mail’s headline, “Revenge! Drugs, debauchery and the book that lays Dave bare”. ...
22 September 2015

British Holidaymakers Face New Levy on Trips to Baleriac Islands

Millions of tourists heading to the Baleriac Islands could be faced with a "green tax" in addition to their holiday costs. Biel Barcelo, vice president of the islands' coalition government, ...

22 September 2015

Wartime Heroes Honoured By Prince William

Britain's Prince William honoured Lincolnshire's wartime heroes today (22.09.15). The 33-year-old royal has spent the day at RAF Coningsby and watched the 100th anniversary parade of 29 (Reserve) Squadron, as part ...
22 September 2015

Duke of Kent Honours Battle of Britain Veterans

Britain's Prince Edward honoured veterans from the Battle of Britain in RAF Northolt yesterday (21.09.15). The Duke of Kent often carries out royal duties on behalf of his first cousin, Queen ...
22 September 2015

Princes Build Homes for Ex-Army

Britain's Prince William and Prince Harry will help build homes for ex-Army staff tomorrow (23.09.15) The royals are teaming up with the BBC's DIY SOS team on 'The Big Build: Veteran's ...
21 September 2015

'Game of Thrones' Win Big At Emmys 2015

'Game of Thrones' broke the record for winning the most Emmys in one year, taking their haul to 12 trophies last night (20.09.15). The HBO show added to the eight prizes ...
20 September 2015

Jackie Collins Didn't Fear Death

Jackie Collins wasn't afraid of death. The late author, who tragically died from breast cancer aged 77 on Saturday (19.09.15), revealed in her final interview - conducted just days before her ...
20 September 2015

Dame Joan Collins' Tribute to Late Sister Jackie

Dame Joan Collins has paid tribute to her late sister Jackie. The novelist tragically passed away on Saturday (19.09.15) at the age of 77 following a six year battle with breast ...
19 September 2015

UK Want to Ban Messaging Apps Like Whatsapp

Andrew Parker, MI5 boss, has warned that encrypted messaging services like Whatsapp and iMessage could be being used by terror groups. He is proposing that the government should have the ...

19 September 2015

Scientists Create Real Invisibility Cloak

At the University of California Berkeley, researchers managed to create an ultra-thin invisibility skin that can make a small object disappear. The cloak is 80 nanometers thin, and is made ...

19 September 2015

Summer 2015: Top News On Twitter

Twitter has changed the way we read the news and how we share it. During summer 2015, there were many stories and topics of conversation, from the birth of Princess ...
19 September 2015

Clooney vs Blair – Female Lawyers Go Head to Head in International Trial

Amal Clooney, successful human rights lawyer with the firm Doughty Street Chambers, will be representing jailed former president of the Maldives in an attempt to rectify what Amnesty International refers ...