News archive from 11 March 2019

Nursery heads demand chancellor ringfences spending in review

Nursery heads demand chancellor ringfences spending in review

Hundreds of nursery school heads and governors will march on Downing Street on Monday to deliver a letter to Philip Hammond asking for long-term funding to secure their future. The 251 signatories to the letter will ask the chancellor to safeguard the...

Guardian, 00:17 in Learning
 
Unlucky in love? Well, it’s hunting season! As the weather warms up, we share the hidden tricks to finding The One

Unlucky in love? Well, it’s hunting season! As the weather warms up, we share the hidden tricks to finding...

Struggling to find your soul mate? We hear you. There’s nothing more demoralising than trawling through thousands of online dating profiles, or meeting up with the occasional token hottie to find that, actually, they’re a complete weirdo. And look...

Metro, 00:19 in Lifestyle
 
Hot weather unable to stem shopper decline in February

Hot weather unable to stem shopper decline in February

Last month saw the biggest fall in five years in people visiting stores during February, according to the British Retail Consortium and Springboard. Footfall among shoppers fell by 2% year-on-year across High Streets, retail parks and shopping...

BBC, 00:21 in Regional
 
Businesses urged to 'do more' to win public contracts

Businesses urged to 'do more' to win public contracts

Businesses looking to secure public sector contracts will need to do more to help improve society, the UK government is set to announce. Ministers want firms to tackle issues like modern slavery and climate change. The UK, which spends £49bn with...

BBC, 00:21 in Regional
 
Arsenal fire warning to Spurs that race for north London is not yet won

Arsenal fire warning to Spurs that race for north London is not yet won

We’re coming for you, we’re coming for you. Oh Tottenham Hotspur, we’re coming for you. At the end of a raucous, fun, potentially vital Premier League afternoon at the Emirates the home fans had already turned their eyes towards the other power in...

Guardian, 00:38 in Sport
 
Ethiopian Airlines crash: British dad's 'pride' for 'loving' daughter

Ethiopian Airlines crash: British dad's 'pride' for 'loving' daughter

The father of a British woman who was on the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday has spoken of his pride for his daughter's achievements. Adrian Toole said it was "tragic" that 36-year-old Joanna would not be able to achieve more...

BBC, 00:39 in Regional
 
Jack Grealish: Man charged with pitch attack in Birmingham derby

Jack Grealish: Man charged with pitch attack in Birmingham derby

A spectator has been charged with attacking Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish on the pitch during the Championship match at Birmingham City. Grealish was hit by a man who came on to the pitch about 10 minutes into Sunday's derby. Paul Mitchell,...

BBC, 00:39 in Regional
 
Jaguar attacks woman who climbed Arizona zoo barrier to take a selfie

Jaguar attacks woman who climbed Arizona zoo barrier to take a selfie

A jaguar has clawed an Arizona woman who climbed over a barrier to take a picture at the Wildlife World Zoo near Phoenix, officials said. Mobile phone video of the incident showed at least one gash on the woman’s left forearm as she writhed on the...

 
Why businesses depend on this man's technology

Why businesses depend on this man's technology

The BBC's weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Jeff Lawson, co-founder and chief executive of US technology company Twilio. Jeff Lawson was all set to secure investment in his new...

BBC, 00:47 in Business
 
Scott Morrison rejects Joyce's 'hypothetical' call for greater coal-fired power

Scott Morrison rejects Joyce's 'hypothetical' call for greater coal-fired power

Scott Morrison has rebuffed Barnaby Joyce and insurgent Nationals’ call for more coal-fired power, dismissing it as a “hypothetical debate” because the Queensland government would not approve a new power station. On Monday, Joyce demanded the...

 
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives special shoutout to Alexandre Lacazette after Arsenal win

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives special shoutout to Alexandre Lacazette after Arsenal win

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent a special message to Alexandre Lacazette after his strike partner insisted he take a penalty against Manchester United. Arsenal beat United 2-0 at the Emirates in a criticial win for the Gunners in the race for the top...

Metro, 00:55 in Sport
 
Francesco Molinari continues success at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy falters

Francesco Molinari continues success at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy falters

Beware the lurking Italian: Francesco Molinari is making a rather useful habit of this. Glory at last summer’s Open Championship arrived from a Sunday starting position of three adrift of the lead. If the scale of that achievement cannot be surpassed...

Guardian, 00:56 in Sport
 
Speed and flair mark out Joe Cokanasiga for World Cup future

Speed and flair mark out Joe Cokanasiga for World Cup future

As Joe Cokanasiga was busy tearing Italy asunder on his first Six Nations start debate was raging among TV pundits as to precisely what Eddie Jones has on his hands. Sir Clive Woodward believes comparisons with Jonah Lomu are warranted but Lawrence...

Guardian, 00:56 in Sport
 
Deutsche Bank begins talks over merger with rival Commerzbank

Deutsche Bank begins talks over merger with rival Commerzbank

Deutsche Bank has begun tentative merger talks with rival Commerzbank, which would create Europe’s second biggest bank behind HSBC and fend off unwanted potential bidders such as French giant BNP Paribas. Reports in Germany’s Welt am Sonntag suggest...

Guardian, 00:56 in Business
 

Sudoku 4,316 easy

Click here to access the print version. Fill the grid so that every row, every column and every 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. Buy the next issue of the Guardian or subscribe to our Digital Edition to see the completed puzzle. Topics Life and...

 


News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31