News archive from 3 July 2013, page 18

'Lower BMI mark for ethnic groups'

The standard test to see whether people are a healthy weight does not work consistently across different ethnicities, health officials have said. The body mass index (BMI), used to identify people's risk of developing type 2 diabetes or heart disease,...

 

Probe into E.coli in raw meat fears

Health officials are to examine whether there are any potential risks to humans in raw meat which contains a strain of bacteria resistant to antibiotics. Scientists are to test different kinds of meat, including chicken, beef and pork, to test whether...

 

Migrants to be charged £200 NHS fee

Foreigners who come to the UK will be charged hundreds of pounds a year to access NHS treatment under new plans to ensure migrants "contribute towards the cost of their healthcare", health officials said. Ministers will outline plans to...

 
Exclusive - Greece has three days to deliver or face consequences - EU officials

Exclusive - Greece has three days to deliver or face consequences - EU officials

Athens, which has about 2.2 billion euros of bonds to redeem in August, needs the talks to conclude successfully. If they fail, the International Monetary Fund might have to withdraw from the 240 billion euro ($313 billion) bailout to avoid violating...

Reuters, 01:53 in Business
 

Kerry Katona dropped as the face of payday lender Cash Lady after declaring herself bankrupt for the second...

With an Atomic Kitten reunion and an engagement, it looked like Kerry Katona's life was back on track. However, the reality TV star has declared herself bankrupt for the second time in five years due to unpaid debts. Her money troubles have led to her...

 

They're jailbirds now! Gina, Dexter and Dan are sent to prison for discussing nominations in Big Brother

It's the cardinal rule of the Big Brother house that has been enforced since the reality show's beginning. But still, Gina, Dexter and Dan felt the need to discuss nominations in the house during the latest episodes. And for their punishment, Big...

 

Cave girl on tour! Pixie Lott backcombs her hair and wears leopard print bikini on Indonesian holiday

While most musicians were heading to Glastonbury, Pixie Lott got away from the music world with a trip to Indonesia with her best friends. But it looked like she'd been watching a few Flintstones episodes before her trip, as she looked every bit the...

 
Health Tourism: Foreigners Face £200 NHS Levy

Health Tourism: Foreigners Face £200 NHS Levy

Foreigners will be charged around £200-a-year towards the cost of healthcare in a bid to tackle so-called health tourism. Ministers will outline plans to introduce the charge for foreign workers and students who come to the UK for more than half a...

 
JOE KINNEAR: I'M THE BEST AROUND

JOE KINNEAR: I'M THE BEST AROUND

JOE KINNEAR has risked further embarrassment for Newcastle by claiming he is miles better than any other director of football around. Joe Kinnear's appointment at Newcastle has caused much outrage Kinnear insists he is better qualified than anyone...

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
CRYSTAL PALACE SIGN STEPHEN DOBBIE FROM BRIGHTON

CRYSTAL PALACE SIGN STEPHEN DOBBIE FROM BRIGHTON

CRYSTAL PALACE have completed the permanent signing of midfielder Stephen Dobbie, 30, from Brighton for an undisclosed fee. Stephen Dobbie has joined Crystal Palace

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
STOKE SIGN BARCELONA'S MARC MUNIESA

STOKE SIGN BARCELONA'S MARC MUNIESA

STOKE have confirmed the free-transfer signing of defender Marc Muniesa from Barcelona on a four-year deal. Former Barcelona starlet Marc Muniesa has joined Stoke

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
FULHAM CLOSE TO DEAL FOR WOLVES' BAKARY SAKO

FULHAM CLOSE TO DEAL FOR WOLVES' BAKARY SAKO

FULHAM are closing in on a deal for Wolves midfielder Bakary Sako, 25. Bakary Sako is set to leave Wolves

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
DEAN WHITEHEAD JOINS MIDDLESBROUGH

DEAN WHITEHEAD JOINS MIDDLESBROUGH

FORMER Stoke midfielder Dean Whitehead, 31, has signed a two-year deal with Middlesbrough. Dean Whitehead has joined Middlesbrough on a two-year deal

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
READING SIGN HARRY CALDWELL AND LEWIS COLLINS

READING SIGN HARRY CALDWELL AND LEWIS COLLINS

READING have signed teenagers Harry Caldwell from Hull and Grimsby's Lewis Collins. Reading boss Nigel Adkins

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 
PIRELLI TO GET TOUGH ON TYRES BEFORE GERMAN GRAND PRIX

PIRELLI TO GET TOUGH ON TYRES BEFORE GERMAN GRAND PRIX

PIRELLI will strengthen its tyres ahead of this weekend's German Grand Prix to try to avoid a repeat of the six blowouts seen at Silverstone. The tyre explosions at Silverstone were very dangerous The British GP was nearly aborted by race director...

Daily Star, 02:07 in Sport
 


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