THURSDAY 24 JANUARY 2019

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Julian Assange launches legal challenge against the US

JULIAN ASSANGE LAUNCHES LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST THE US

Description Julian Assange outside the Ecuadorian embassy Credits Jack Taylor/Getty Images WikiLeaks founder fears he will be deported...

 
 
 
EU urges crackdown on ‘golden passports' for big investors

EU URGES CRACKDOWN ON ‘GOLDEN PASSPORTS' FOR BIG INVESTORS

Description Britian is still offering 'golden visas' Credits Matt Cardy/Getty Images Citizenship-for-sale scheme open to abuse for...

Trump barred from making State of the Union address in House chamber

TRUMP BARRED FROM MAKING STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS IN HOUSE CHAMBER

Description House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Credits Win McNamee/Getty Images Alt Text House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi ups the stakes...

 
 
 
US backs Venezuelan opposition leader

US BACKS VENEZUELAN OPPOSITION LEADER

Credits FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text ‘President elect' of Venezuela, Juan Guaido Juan Guaido declares himself interim president...

Runaway emus captured in Texas

RUNAWAY EMUS CAPTURED IN TEXAS

Credits Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images Alt Text Illegal emus captured in Texas And other stories from the stranger side of life One-Minute...

 
 
 
Where are all the post-Brexit trade deals?

WHERE ARE ALL THE POST-BREXIT TRADE DEALS?

Description International Trade Secretary Liam Fox Credits Anthony Devlin - WPA Pool/Getty Images Liam Fox promised up to 40 trade...

Xiaomi vs. Samsung foldable phones: what's the difference?

XIAOMI VS. SAMSUNG FOLDABLE PHONES: WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?

Description The video was posted by company chief Lin Bin Credits Weibo Alt Text Xiaomi Chinese smartphone maker showcases a flexible-screened...

 
 
 
Santander branch closures: see the full list

SANTANDER BRANCH CLOSURES: SEE THE FULL LIST

Title Dominique Strauss-Khan Alt Text santander Spanish-owned bank to close 140 UK branches in 2019 One-Minute Read Wednesday, January...

M&S denies toilet paper pattern uses Arabic word Allah

M&S DENIES TOILET PAPER PATTERN USES ARABIC WORD ALLAH

Description A screenshot from the Facebook video identifying the supposed Arabic script Calls online for Muslims to boycott the chain...

 
 
 
Cardi B's political views and why they're important

CARDI B'S POLITICAL VIEWS AND WHY THEY'RE IMPORTANT

Credits Getty Images Alt Text Cardi B Twerk singer has scaled new heights of fame after feuding with conservative Fox News commentators In...

Detainment: why Oscar-nominated Jamie Bulger doc has prompted outrage

DETAINMENT: WHY OSCAR-NOMINATED JAMIE BULGER DOC HAS PROMPTED OUTRAGE

Title James Bulger and his killer Jon Venables caught on CCTV Description The murder of James Bulger, who was snatched from a shopping...

 
 
 
Phishing attacks: how to avoid being scammed

PHISHING ATTACKS: HOW TO AVOID BEING SCAMMED

Description Millions of people are caught out by phishing scams every day Credits Tim Brakemeier/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Computer...

Ireland vs. England: Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell should be fit for Six Nations opener

IRELAND VS. ENGLAND: JOHNNY SEXTON AND OWEN FARRELL SHOULD BE FIT FOR SIX NATIONS OPENER

Description Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton was named the 2018 World Rugby player of the year Credits Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images Alt...

 
 
 
Trials delayed as IT meltdown leaves law courts in ‘chaos'

TRIALS DELAYED AS IT MELTDOWN LEAVES LAW COURTS IN ‘CHAOS'

Credits Getty Images Alt Text Old Bailey, Court Ministry of Justice bosses red-faced after investing £1.2bn in system overhaul One-Minute...

Personalising the Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Track Performance Pack

PERSONALISING THE ASTON MARTIN VALKYRIE AMR TRACK PERFORMANCE PACK

Description Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Track Performance Pack in stirling green and lime Credits Aston Martin Alt Text Aston Martin...

 
 
 
David Beckham joins Class of '92 as an owner of Salford City

DAVID BECKHAM JOINS CLASS OF '92 AS AN OWNER OF SALFORD CITY

Credits Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text David Beckham Former Man Utd star acquires a 10% stake in the National League...

Drones shut down New Jersey airport

DRONES SHUT DOWN NEW JERSEY AIRPORT

Credits Getty Images Alt Text Drone Dozens of flights affected after pilots report sightings near Newark Liberty International One-Minute...

 
 
 
What is proton-beam therapy?

WHAT IS PROTON-BEAM THERAPY?

Description A patient is treated at a proton beam therapy centre in Munich, Germany Credits Getty Images Alt Text Proton Beam Therapy Teenager...

How dangerous are pigeon droppings?

HOW DANGEROUS ARE PIGEON DROPPINGS?

Credits Getty Images Alt Text Pigeon Review of flagship Scottish hospital launched following death of child patient from infection...

 
 
 



Eric Garcia catches the eye, Kevin De Bruyne tries new position as Man City...

Eric Garcia catches the eye, Kevin De Bruyne tries new position as Man City see out second leg

Carabao Cup: Sergio Aguero Burton Albion 0-1 Manchester City   BURTON, England - Manchester City confirmed their place at Wembley for the Carabao Cup final with a 1-0 victory... Read more ...

Chelsea complete loan deal for Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain until end of...

Chelsea complete loan deal for Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain until end of season

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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs E-M1 Mark II: 12 key differences you need to know

Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs E-M1 Mark II: 12 key differences you need to know

Olympus has been teasing its new OM-D E-M1X for a few weeks now , but only now has everything been made official. The OM-D E-M1X arrives with a refreshed design, some... Read more ...

Trump barred from making State of the Union address in House chamber

Trump barred from making State of the Union address in House chamber

Description House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Credits Win McNamee/Getty Images Alt Text House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi ups the stakes as US government shutdown grinds... Read more ...

Danny Dyer versus watermelon on Right Royal Family might be the TV highlight...

Danny Dyer versus watermelon on Right Royal Family might be the TV highlight of 2019 already

Danny Dyer squared up to a watermelon on Right Royal Family Danny Dyer returned to map his ancestral bloodline in new show Right Royal Family, which has potentially already... Read more ...

Petra Kvitova beats Danielle Collins to reach Australian Open final

Petra Kvitova beats Danielle Collins to reach Australian Open final

No 8 seed Kvitova, playing in just her second semi-final here, was not at her brilliant best in the first set but delivered the goods when needed to seal a 7-6, 6-0 victory... Read more ...

Petra Kvitova downs Danielle Collins to book spot in first Australian Open final

Petra Kvitova downs Danielle Collins to book spot in first Australian Open final

Kvitova came through Petra Kvitova battled her way past testing Melbourne conditions and a fiery Danielle Collins as she reached the final of the Australian Open for the first... Read more ...

US backs Venezuelan opposition leader

US backs Venezuelan opposition leader

Credits FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text ‘President elect' of Venezuela, Juan Guaido Juan Guaido declares himself interim president with US support One-Minute... Read more ...

Barcelona announce £65m capture of Frenkie de Jong from Ajax

Barcelona announce £65m capture of Frenkie de Jong from Ajax

The 21-year-old has put pen to paper on a five-year deal at the Nou Camp after interest from a host of top European clubs, including Manchester City and PSG. Read more ...

Pilot flying plane carrying Emiliano Sala said he was "a bit rusty" days...

Pilot flying plane carrying Emiliano Sala said he was "a bit rusty" days before doomed flight

Tragic pilot Dave Ibbotson, 60, admitted on Facebook he was ‘rusty' with the planes controls after he landed in Nantes at the weekend. Read more ...