News archive from 29 October 2014

CRASH HORROR: Tearful scenes from Derby city centre witnesses after car and cyclist collide

A MAJOR police operation was mounted after a serious incident in Derby on Tuesday night. More than ten police cars were at the scene of a collision between a cyclist and a car in Alma Street. Abbey Street was also blocked off after the incident at...

 
EARTHQUAKE: Reports of tremor in East Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

EARTHQUAKE: Reports of tremor in East Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

THERE were reports of an earthquake on the Derbyshire-Nottinghamshire border tonight. It was initially reported to have occurred in the Dale Abbey area, between Ilkeston and Spondon. The UK Earthquake Bulletin website first said the tremor was...

 
This Christmas, shop tills will be jingling to the sound of dad rock

This Christmas, shop tills will be jingling to the sound of dad rock

They are the bands that form the core of most dusty vinyl collections, the soundtrack to many a lost or fading youth. But this Christmas record labels are pinning many of their hopes on rock’s back catalogue to bring in sales, with forthcoming...

Guardian, 00:04 in Business
 
Britain’s economic growth remains relatively solid, says CBI

Britain’s economic growth remains relatively solid, says CBI

Britain’s economy lost some momentum in the past three months but growth remains relatively solid, according to the CBI. In the latest survey to suggest that struggles in the eurozone and geopolitical tensions are hurting exporters, the CBI said...

Guardian, 00:04 in Business
 
Scottish NHS missing as many as 1 in 5 consultants

Scottish NHS missing as many as 1 in 5 consultants

Two health boards in Scotland have seen more than 20 per cent of their consultant posts remain vacant, doctors' leaders have warned MSPs. Jill Vickerman, Scottish secretary of the British Medical Association (BMA), also claimed that there was “a...

Scotsman, 00:05 in Health
 
Lancashire news in brief - 28/10/14

Lancashire news in brief - 28/10/14

Story shorts Caribbean eaterie dates AN opening date has been announced for Preston’s new Caribbean restaurant. Turtle Bay will open on Thursday, November 27 in the Crystal House development in the city centre. It will be offering classic Caribbean...

 
Arson attack threatens rare Scottish butterfly

Arson attack threatens rare Scottish butterfly

A RARE Scottish butterfly is under increased threat after an arson attack destroyed important grasslands at a protected beauty spot. Conservationists fear the fire could have wiped out a vulnerable colony of northern brown argus butterflies at...

 
BP and BG Group profits slide as crude price drops

BP and BG Group profits slide as crude price drops

Energy giants BP and BG Group both reported a slump in profits yesterday as the lower oil price took its toll during the third quarter. BP found itself under pressure from all sides, as sanctions against Russia and a falling rouble meant income from...

Scotsman, 00:08 in Business
 

Deutsche Bank reshuffles board to sharpen legal focus

The reshuffle will add two members to the seven-member board, with auditing head Christian Sewing moving to the board as the new chief of Legal and Incident Management on Jan. 1. Marcus Schenck, the London-based Goldman Sachs investment banker and...

Reuters, 00:09 in Business
 
New 'number spoofing' scam nets millions for fraudsters

New 'number spoofing' scam nets millions for fraudsters

A new phone scam - known as number spoofing - is netting millions of pounds for fraudsters, consumers are being warned. Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK) said the scam has become increasingly common in recent weeks. Typically criminals fool people...

BBC, 00:09 in Business
 
Which year’s Ballon d’Or shortlist featured teams from the most leagues?

Which year’s Ballon d’Or shortlist featured teams from the most leagues?

“This year’s Ballon d’Or nominees come from just five leagues – La Liga, the Bundesliga, the Premier League, Ligue 1 and Serie A,” writes Nick Happel. “Has there ever been a shortlist taken from fewer leagues? And what year produced the most widely...

Guardian, 00:11 in Sport
 
Three glasses of milk per day ‘may be harmful’

Three glasses of milk per day ‘may be harmful’

Adults who drink more than three half-pint glasses of milk a day may be at higher risk of breaking bones and even of dying, warns new research. The study found a high milk intake in women and men is not accompanied by a lower risk of fracture and...

Scotsman, 00:12 in Hot News
 
Father ‘murders family before taking his own life’

Father ‘murders family before taking his own life’

A FATHER is believed to have murdered his wife and two 
teenage daughters before killing himself. The bodies of Jitendra Lad, 49, his wife Daksha Lad, 44, and their daughters Trisha, 19, and Nisha, 17, were found at their detached home in...

Scotsman, 00:12 in Hot News
 

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Daily Mail editor: unite to fight for press freedom

Daily Mail editor: unite to fight for press freedom

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre has appealed for press unity in the face of what he said were wide-ranging threats to the future of the industry. Dacre cited threats to journalistic sources through police use of Ripa legislation, the EU’s “right to be...

 


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