News archive from 13 December 2013

Almost 10,000 children in UK have cancer, new figures suggest

Almost 10,000 children in UK have cancer, new figures suggest

Ciaran Devane, chief executive of Macmillan. Almost 10,000 children in the UK are currently living with cancer, figures suggest. Data from Macmillan Cancer Support and the National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN) shows around a fifth more boys than...

Guardian, 00:05 in Health
 

Barcelona unveil unique new sponsorship deal with Intel logo INSIDE their shirts

38 View comments Barcelona have signed up with technology giant Intel, who will have their logo in an unusual place - on the inside of Messi and Co's shirts. The computer chip firm has signed a partnership with the Catalan giants to be the club's...

Daily Mail, 00:06 in Sport
 

RICKY PONTING: Ageing stars are losing it... even captain Cook is beginning to fade

Ricky Ponting was watching from home when Alastair Cook got out, recklessly hooking Mitchell Johnson in the pivotal moment of the second Test. It wasn't so much a shot, more a distress signal from the centre, the agony of the captain - and of England...

Daily Mail, 00:06 in Sport
 

Roy on a mission! Hodgson to study Suarez as World Cup preparation starts early

Roy Hodgson will step up his World Cup preparations this weekend by launching his study into how England might stop Luis Suarez. Hodgson plans to attend Liverpool's game at Tottenham on Sunday to see the prolific Uruguayan striker in action, aware...

Daily Mail, 00:06 in Sport
 

Leverkusen beat Chelsea to highly-rated German forward Brandt from Wolfsburg

Bayer Leverkusen have beaten Chelsea to the signing of Germany Under-19 international Julian Brandt. Wolfsburg had previously insisted that Brandt would not leave before next summer but Bayer have pounced to land the forward from their Bundesliga...

Daily Mail, 00:06 in Sport
 

Guinea opposition says will sit in Assembly despite poll dispute

The West African state is the world's top bauxite exporter and home to some of the largest untapped iron ore reserves but the post-coup transition has been violent, hampering efforts to attract foreign investors. More than 50 people were killed in...

 

Three months ago the mad dogs would have been howling for Wenger's head after defeat in Naples... so, where...

Funny how it's all gone quiet on the north-London front. Three months ago, this week's close call in Naples would have set the hounds of Islington howling. Now those who were screaming for the head of Monsieur Arsene Wenger are nowhere to be heard. In...

Daily Mail, 00:11 in Sport
 
Premium rate calls to customer helplines to end in 2014

Premium rate calls to customer helplines to end in 2014

Customers who call companies to complain about faulty goods will no longer have to pay premium rates, the government has announced. At the moment, consumers can pay up to 41p a minute to phone customer helplines. While some companies do not charge for...

BBC, 00:12 in Business
 
House price sentiment in the UK is at a five-year high

House price sentiment in the UK is at a five-year high

Households' perception of the value of their home has risen to a five-year high, an index has shown. The Markit House Price Sentiment Index rose to 59.4 during December, and any value over 50 indicates prices are rising. The index found people in...

BBC, 00:12 in Business
 

Agatha Ruiz de la Prada: My love of colour bred success

You'd be hard put if you entered a Spanish home not to find at least one item designed by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada. The fashion designer, who has no connection to Italian fashion label Prada, is known for her colourful and funky designs. She may have...

BBC, 00:17 in Business
 
The technology aiming to help refugees

The technology aiming to help refugees

Refugees and displaced people are, arguably, the world's most vulnerable people. They face the daily realities of living for years in shelters designed for emergency use while braving inhospitable environments, high temperatures, floods and little or...

BBC, 00:17 in Business
 

Nikkei Dec futures, options seen settling at 15,303.19 -sources

It is calculated monthly for options and every three months for futures. The official settlement price will be announced after the market closes on Friday.

 

Cisco cuts long-term revenue, earnings targets

The company's shares fell as much as 3 percent to a seven-month low after it cut its three- to five-year revenue growth target to a range of 3 percent to 6 percent at its analysts' meeting. Its previous range was 5 percent to 7 percent. Cisco, which...

 

Romeo was in tears! Beckham reveals moment he gave penalty against his son

David Beckham has admitted he reduced his son Romeo to tears after giving a penalty against him while refereeing a children's match. The former footballer, who had his own occasional run-ins with match officials during his playing career, had to step...

Daily Mail, 00:24 in Sport
 

After his Munich maths gaffe, will Pellegrini make it all add up against Arsenal?

Having failed his mental arithmetic test in midweek by miscalculating City's chances of winning their Champions League group, it is time for Manuel Pellegrini to turn his mind to a different examination, the arrival of Arsenal at the Etihad. With a...

Daily Mail, 00:24 in Sport
 


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