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Abortion video used in fight against law change in Spain

UK Times global - Mon, 2038-01-18 22:14
A graphic video featuring aborted foetuses was shown to teenage pupils at a Catholic school as part of a campaign against the Spanish Government’s planned abortion reform.
Categories: GlobalWire, MediaTorrent

Croydon tram crash victims 'ejected through windows'

BBC UK Ed. - 38 min 33 sec ago
A second report into the fatal tram crash in Croydon also shows the brakes and track were not faulty.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Battle for western Mosul will be toughest fight yet

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 22 min ago
Losing its most cherished prize will present IS with an existential challenge, says Renad Mansour.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Ice Rock, Kitchi Gammi Park, Duluth

Minnesota Flickr - 1 hour 24 min ago

Sharon Mollerus posted a photo:

Categories: Minnesnota

Don’t Look Now, But There’s Another Greek Debt Crisis Brewing

ForeignPolicy blog - 1 hour 35 min ago
Talks over Athens’ debt burden threaten to spill into European election season.
Categories: GlobalWire

Night Tube drivers balloted over strikes

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 35 min ago
RMT officials said they were balloting members over a "block on career progression".
Categories: MediaTorrent

Extreme race on frozen lake not for faint-hearted

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 36 min ago
An endurance skating and cycling race has been held on Lake Baikal in the Irkutsk region of Russia.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Ben Stokes: IPL record as Rising Pune Supergiants buy England all-rounder

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 43 min ago
England all-rounder Ben Stokes becomes the most expensive foreign player in IPL history by being bought for £1.7m by Rising Pune Supergiants.
Categories: MediaTorrent

2020 Paralympics: Wheelchair rugby loses funding appeal

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 49 min ago
Wheelchair rugby's appeal against its funding cut for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic cycle is rejected by UK Sport.
Categories: MediaTorrent

UKIP officials quit in Hillsborough row

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 54 min ago
The resignations are blamed on "crass insensitivity" by leader Paul Nuttall and donor Arron Banks.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Brexit: Lords to begin debating bill to trigger Article 50

BBC UK Ed. - 2 hours 12 min ago
Opposition peers could seek guarantees on the bill paving the way for the UK to leave EU.
Categories: MediaTorrent

The Queen Doesn’t Need Saving from Donald Trump

ForeignPolicy blog - 2 hours 18 min ago
British royals aren't wilting flowers -- they're diplomatic weapons. And Elizabeth II is one of the best.
Categories: GlobalWire

Council tax to rise while services cut, says LGA

BBC UK Ed. - 2 hours 20 min ago
Bin collections and libraries could be among services cut, despite council tax rises of up to 4.99%.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Sir David Attenborough to present Blue Planet sequel

BBC UK Ed. - 2 hours 40 min ago
The sequel to 2001's ocean series is due to be shown later this year on BBC One.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls envoy from North Korea

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 6 min ago
Malaysia recalls its ambassador in a dispute over the killing of the North Korean leader's brother.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Iraqi forces 'within sight' of IS stronghold of Mosul

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 10 min ago
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville is with Iraqi government forces as they resume their push towards western Mosul, the last major stronghold of so-called Islamic State in Iraq.
Categories: MediaTorrent

South Sudan declares famine in Unity State

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 16 min ago
Civil war and economic collapse are blamed for the situation, the first to be announced in six years.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Blurred lines

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 19 min ago
Meet the London Fashion Week designers using clothes to shape how we see gender.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Could Glasgow Prestwick airport host UK's first spaceport?

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 25 min ago
Could the UK be going where it has never been before? Detailed plans to create the country's first spaceports are set to be unveiled.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Trump tries to explain remark about Sweden amid confusion

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 54 min ago
Sweden questioned his reference to a security incident there which did not happen.
Categories: MediaTorrent
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