News archive from 22 July 2016, page 6

Johnson backs Nato's mutual defence doctrine after Trump claims

Boris Johnson appeared directly at odds with US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on a key Nato issue during his first visit to Washington as Foreign Secretary. Speaking as Mr Trump was making his keynote address to the Republican Party...

 
Obama administration offers EV charging loan guarantees

Obama administration offers EV charging loan guarantees

WASHINGTON The White House on Thursday said it was expanding a federal loan guarantee program to include companies building electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, part of a broader effort to boost EV sales. The U.S. Energy Department issued a notice...

 
Amazon set to increase bet on Italy's digital turnaround plan: sources

Amazon set to increase bet on Italy's digital turnaround plan: sources

MILAN Online retailer Amazon.com is set to announce on Friday the first in a series of investments in Italy worth at least 500 million euros ($550 million), a bet on the government's plan to go from laggard to leader in digital commerce, sources...

 
Police still hunting knife pair after RAF base abduction bid

Police still hunting knife pair after RAF base abduction bid

The married serviceman, who is in his late 20s, was out running near RAF Marham, in Norfolk, on Wednesday when he was grabbed by a man, who tried to drag him towards a nearby car. He knocked the first attacker to the floor and an accomplice, carrying...

 
Groundhog Day: From screen to stage

Groundhog Day: From screen to stage

Tim Minchin is worried. He may be a successful comedian, actor and composer, but he says he "just feels sick all the time" ahead of the world premiere of his new musical Groundhog Day. It opens at The Old Vic in London in August. Minchin has...

BBC, 00:40 in World News
 
Johnson backs Nato's mutual defence doctrine after Trump claims

Johnson backs Nato's mutual defence doctrine after Trump claims

Speaking as Mr Trump was making his keynote address to the Republican Party convention, Mr Johnson voiced support for the military alliance's principle of mutual defence after the US presidential hopeful raised questions about whether America would...

 
New counter-extremism strategy 'could make fight even harder', MPs warn

New counter-extremism strategy 'could make fight even harder', MPs warn

The Joint Committee on Human Rights urged the Government to reconsider the counter-extremism strategy currently under development, warning that it risked making the situation worse. And it said the controversial Prevent strategy, intended to steer...

 
EDF to decide next week on new Hinkley Point nuclear power station

EDF to decide next week on new Hinkley Point nuclear power station

The company announced on Thursday night that it has called a meeting of its board of directors on July 28. The agenda includes the final investment decision for the construction of two reactors at Hinkley Point C (HPC) in Somerset. A statement said:...

 
Parliament must scrutinise Brexit and have final say on treaties - peers

Parliament must scrutinise Brexit and have final say on treaties - peers

A House of Lords committee said the success or failure of the talks between the UK and the EU will have "profound and lasting implications" for the nation and it is "inconceivable" that there should not be parliamentary oversight....

 
Great Ormond Street Hospital warns over future of EU funding

Great Ormond Street Hospital warns over future of EU funding

In a plea to the Government to secure a deal with Europe that protects research and enables the hospital to "retain its brightest minds", GOSH said there is a "serious risk" it could lose EU staff, funding and long-standing EU...

 
Alonso: What I expect to see from Man United boss Mourinho and Man City manager Guardiola

Alonso: What I expect to see from Man United boss Mourinho and Man City manager Guardiola

Related videos 'I want everything': Man United's Mourinho Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Jose Mourinho says he will be aggressive as Manchester United's new manager, and that he wants to win everything. Jose Mourinho puts Manchester United stars...

Daily Star, 00:43 in Sport
 
‘Your support for Leeds heart unit made fundamental difference’

‘Your support for Leeds heart unit made fundamental difference’

0 Have your say The head of the campaign to keep children’s heart surgery in Leeds has expressed her heartfelt gratitude to all its supporters. Sharon Coyle, chief executive of the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, said the announcement that the future...

 
Drive Lamborghinis in racing sequel and get Pizza Express delivered to your door for the first time

Drive Lamborghinis in racing sequel and get Pizza Express delivered to your door for the first time

It's pedal to the metal time as CSR Racing 2 whizzes onto our phones. The popular sequel features more cars, better graphics and race modes to go head-to-head with petrolheads all over the planet. We've also taken a look at the new BFG app. Yep,...

 

Cobblers sign Peterborough United midfielder Harry Beautyman for undsclosed fee

3 Have your say The Cobblers have bought central midfielder Harry Beautyman from Sky Bet League One rivals Peterborough United for an undisclosed fee. Manager Rob Page has moved to strengthen his squad ahead of the big kick-off in a little over two...

 
‘Your support for Leeds heart unit made fundamental difference’

‘Your support for Leeds heart unit made fundamental difference’

0 Have your say The head of the campaign to keep children’s heart surgery in Leeds has expressed her heartfelt gratitude to all its supporters. Sharon Coyle, chief executive of the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, said the announcement that the future...

 


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