By Lauren Grice Birds Eye has announced a recall of three of its beef ready meals after DNA testing revealed the presence of horsemeat in one of its products.
By Gerald Heneghan War veterans are set to benefit from an £11 million boost in funding for the NHS.
By Laura Moulden A skeleton found underneath a car park in Leicester has been confirmed as belonging to king Richard III.
By Gerald Heneghan The UK’s armed forces have been warned over the potential threats presented by cyber-attacks.
By Gerald Heneghan The UK’s first hand transplant operation has been successfully accomplished at Leeds General Infirmary.
By Gerald Heneghan Microsoft has criticised a recent ruling from the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Google’s business practices as “weak”.
OVER two million Brits are so addicted to Facebook and Twitter they can’t even take a bath without their smartphone or iPad, a new study has revealed. Even when we are supposed to be switched off and enjoying a relaxing soak, many of us simply have to be connected, the survey found. A poll showed [...]
Scientists working with US chocolate giant Hershey claim they have discovered that extracts from Cocoa my block carbohydrate and lipid breakdown in the gut in a way that aids weight management. The team from the Hershey Center for Health and Nutrition and the Pennsylvania State University have reported that polyphenols from cocoa inhibited various digestive [...]
Many parts of Britain has basked in one of the hottest, and driest, Aprils on record and the weathermen have said there are early indications that the past month could be the hottest since records began 350 years ago. The Met Office have recorded the average temperature in Manchester, Bristol and London combined since 1659 [...]
A HAIRDRESSER nearly died after he caught a lethal flesh-eating infection from his pet terrapin. David Lynch was on the verge of losing his arm when the fatal bacteria spread all over his body. The bug got into a small cut on his finger while he cleaned out the terrapin’s tank at his men’s hairdressers [...]