News archive from 5 June 2013, page 302

CORBISIERO: I'M NOT MAKING UP NUMBERS

CORBISIERO: I'M NOT MAKING UP NUMBERS

Alex Corbisiero immediately set his sights on winning a Test place with the British and Irish Lions after being called up from England's tour of Argentina. The 24-year-old prop will fly to Australia after being summoned as cover for Cian Healy, who...

Daily Star, 23:16 in Sport
 
IMF admits: we failed to realise the damage austerity would do to Greece

IMF admits: we failed to realise the damage austerity would do to Greece

IMF chief Christine Lagarde. Greek media recently quoted her describing 2011 as a 'lost year', partly because of IMF mistakes. Photograph: Stephane Mahe/Reuters The International Monetary Fund admitted it had failed to realise the damage austerity...

 

Cameron tribute to music industry

Prime Minister David Cameron mingled with chart stars such as Katie Melua and Chase And Status as he hailed the worldwide success of the UK music industry. He joked that he had been forced to find a new band to listen to after Morrissey and Johnny...

 

Cameron tribute to music industry

Prime Minister David Cameron mingled with chart stars such as Katie Melua and Chase And Status as he hailed the worldwide success of the UK music industry. He joked that he had been forced to find a new band to listen to after Morrissey and Johnny...

 

Cameron tribute to music industry

Prime Minister David Cameron mingled with chart stars such as Katie Melua and Chase And Status as he hailed the worldwide success of the UK music industry. He joked that he had been forced to find a new band to listen to after Morrissey and Johnny...

 

Clegg blocks Tory childcare plans

Jun 5 2013 Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has blocked Tory plans to allow nursery staff and childminders to look after more youngsters. Loosening the rules was unlikely to cut the cost of childcare and could end up actually costing parents more,...

 

AM Homes blocks Mantel prize treble

Jun 5 2013 US novelist AM Homes has won this year's Women's Prize for Fiction picking up a £30,000 prize and preventing Hilary Mantel from completing a historic treble. Mantel, who was the bookmakers' favourite ahead of the announcement, had already...

 

Hague statement due on Kenya claims

Jun 5 2013 Foreign Secretary William Hague is to make a statement in the Commons that is expected to set out plans to compensate elderly Kenyans tortured during the Mau Mau uprising. The UK will pay out £13.9 million to around 5,200 Kenyans for human...

 

Blaze 'may be Woolwich retaliation'

Jun 5 2013 A Somali cultural centre has been burnt to the ground amid fears it was targeted in retaliation for the Woolwich murder of Drummer Lee Rigby. Counter-terror police launched an investigation into the blaze after the letters EDL - apparently...

 

Cameron tribute to music industry

Prime Minister David Cameron mingled with chart stars such as Katie Melua and Chase And Status as he hailed the worldwide success of the UK music industry. He joked that he had been forced to find a new band to listen to after Morrissey and Johnny...

 
La Scala names Alexander Pereira as new director

La Scala names Alexander Pereira as new director

La Scala opera house in Milan. Photograph: Silvia Lelli/AP Alexander Pereira, artistic director of the Salzburg festival, will take over at the helm of Italy's best-known opera theatre, La Scala, in 2015. He will replace the current general manager,...

 
Tropical storm Andrea is first named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

Tropical storm Andrea is first named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

Tropical storm Andrea forms over the Gulf. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images The first tropical storm of what is predicted to be a busy 2013 Atlantic hurricane season formed over the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, US government forecasters said. Tropical...

 

Changes at depot should address bus concerns, say First

Concerns expressed by safety campaigners about some bus movements at Todmorden depot are being addressed. Members of Todmorden Accident Prevention Council are hopeful the situation will improve at the Halifax Road garage. They had written to operators...

 


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