News & Views

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 ...

18 September 2015

Christmas Shopping Done By September?

Figures from shopping channel QVC have revealed that over a million people have already finished their Christmas shopping for 2015.It's now 98 days until Christmas, we still have a long ...
18 September 2015

Small Lifestyle Changes Help Prevent Cancer

Exercise and a healthy diet could help prevent cancer, research has shown. Data from the World Cancer Research Fund suggests that about a third of cancer cases in the UK ...
18 September 2015

Brit Wins America’s Got Talent

A British ventriloquist has triumphed on America's Got Talent. Zerdin, who began practising his craft as a 10-year-old when a family friend made him a puppet theatre, won $1m (£645,120) ...

18 September 2015

Usain Bolt Bolts on Bill

The Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt reportedly left a London nightclub called 'Drama' before paying his bar tab of £10,000. The Six-time Olympic champion has just recently taken three gold medals ...
18 September 2015

Apple’s First Android App Gets All The Hate

Apple has published an app on their rival's app store and Android fanboys are not happy. 'Move to iOS' is the first app that Apple has officially released for Android ...
17 September 2015

GTA Game Developer Unhappy About BBC’s New Drama

Recently, BBC Two aired a new television drama titled The Gamechangers, which is based on the true story of the battle between Rockstar Games co-founders Sam and Daniel Houser and ...