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Greece determined to stay in eurozone, says economy minister

Greece will do everything it can to remain part of the eurozone, a government minister said on Friday, after the debt-laden country missed a €300m (£220m) debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund and raised fears about the future of Europe’s single currency. Economy minister George Stathakis gave the first official confirmation that Greece could […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in Finnancial,Society | Read More »

Lewis Hamilton ‘couldn’t care less’ about pit error at Monaco Grand Prix

Having been hugely disappointed after a pit strategy error cost him the win at the last round in Monaco, Lewis Hamilton has insisted he goes into the Canadian Grand Prix with the incident behind him and full confidence in his team. After dominating from the first corner in Monaco, a late safety car caused by […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in Formula One,Sport | Read More »

‘Black spider memos’: Prince Charles lobbied over NHS homeopathy funding

Prince Charles lobbied ministers to change public spending plans in favour of complementary and homeopathic medicine and other often contentious pet causes in a series of demands revealed in a new batch of his secret letters. The publication of 17 “black spider memos” on Thursday, following a 10-year freedom of information battle by the Guardian, […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in Politics,Society | Read More »

Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek’s Lt Uhura, suffers stroke

Nichelle Nichols, best known for her role as Lieutenant Uhura in TV’s Star Trek, has suffered a stroke. “Last night while at her home in LA, Nichelle Nichols suffered from a mild stroke,” her agent Zach McGinnis wrote on Facebook. “She is currently undergoing testing to determine how severe the stroke was. Please keep her […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in Art & Ents,Films | Read More »

Gordonstoun school faces more pressure over pupil sex abuse

The Gordonstoun public school in Moray is facing further pressure over claims of historic sexual abuse at its former prep school, Aberlour House. An ex-pupil, whose case is known to the school and police, has told BBC Scotland the school must take more responsibility for the alleged abuse. John Findlay claimed a teacher at Aberlour […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in News,Scotland | Read More »

Sixty-eight immigrants found in Harwich International port container

Sixty-eight immigrants have been found locked in a container at a port in Essex. They were discovered at Harwich International Port at about 22:00 BST on Thursday, East of England Ambulance Service said. Seven people, all believed to be adults, were taken to Colchester Hospital suffering from non life-threatening abdominal and chest pains. The remaining […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in England,News | Read More »

Yangtze ship disaster: Chinese salvagers right Eastern Star

Chinese salvagers have fully righted the ship which capsized on the Yangtze River, on which more than 400 people are thought to have died. The Eastern Star overturned late on Monday after being caught in a storm. Just 14 of the 456 passengers and crew are known to have survived what looks set to be […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in World | Read More »

Tumult bei Sisi-Besuch: Kanzleramt will Störerin nicht bestrafen

Mit wüsten Beschimpfungen störte eine junge Frau den Pressetermin von Kanzlerin Merkel und Ägyptens Präsident Sisi. Trotz des Tumults verhängt das Kanzleramt gegen die Medizinstudentin kein Hausverbot. Dieser Vorfall wird vom Besuch des ägyptischen Präsidenten Abdel Fattah el-Sisi bei Kanzlerin Angela Merkel in Erinnerung bleiben: Eine junge Frau mit Kopftuch schrie auf Deutsch mehrmals in […]

June 4th, 2015 | Posted in Deutschland | Read More »

One in three university students wish they had chosen a different course, says study

Nearly half a million university students believe they may have chosen the wrong course to study, according to a major new study. One in three told researchers that – knowing what they now know about their university – they would have chosen a different course. As the study –  carried out for influential university think-tanks, […]

June 4th, 2015 | Posted in Education,Society | Read More »

Your Instagram feed is about to be invaded by more ads

Instagram is opening up its advertising to all businesses regardless of size to expand its money-making efforts, meaning more ads in user feeds. The company also said that it was going to expand its advertising targeting features based on user interests, age, gender and demographic, using the photos they take as well as integration with […]

June 4th, 2015 | Posted in Internet,Mobiles,Technology | Read More »