News archive from 21 January 2017

Theresa May congratulates Trump on taking office

Theresa May congratulates Trump on taking office

Theresa May has congratulated Donald Trump on taking office as US president - and says she looks forward to meeting him in Washington. The prime minister stressed her belief he was committed to advancing the "special relationship" with the...

BBC, 06:05 in Politics

Newcastle United midfielder Isaac Hayden: I could still be at Arsenal... but training-ground injury after...

Isaac Hayden has revealed that he could still be playing for Arsenal had a training-ground challenge with Mathieu Flamini not robbed him of his Premier League debut. The 21-year-old - now starring for Championship leaders Newcastle - was told by...

Daily Mail, 00:00 in Sport
Austria arrest 'foils terror attack' in Vienna

Austria arrest 'foils terror attack' in Vienna

Austria's interior minister says the arrest of a man in the capital Vienna has averted a possible terror attack in the city. Wolfgang Sobotka said the 18-year-old was an Austrian citizen of a migrant background and there were "indications"...

BBC, 00:03 in World News

Ex-model, 34, starving to death from rare disease has shrunk to 77 pounds - and is now willing herself to die 

In three years, Lisa Brown has shrunk to just 77 pounds - after shedding half her body weight. The 34-year-old former model is crippled by pain and a disease that is slowly starving her to death. Strangers often assume that she has an eating disorder,...

Daily Mail, 00:04 in Health
Chief: Man United could have sold this player for more… we were outbid

Chief: Man United could have sold this player for more… we were outbid

But the Ligue 1 side’s president Jean-Michel Aulas has revealed a last-ditch bid could have stopped the deal going through. Memphis was allowed to leave Old Trafford having failed to live up to the potential that saw Louis Van Gaal spend £25m on him...

Daily Star, 00:08 in Sport

Leeds Festival drug dealer locked up

A dealer was arrested selling class A drugs at Leeds Festival months after police searched his home and found £27,000 worth of MDMA. Kevon Thompson, 21, was jailed for three years after a court heard how he continued to offend after being released on...


Robber attacked woman during raid on Leeds newsagents

A professional criminal who burgled a house in Leeds then robbed a shop keeper the next day has been jailed for eight years. Jason Senior, 31, was handed the sentence by a judge who described him as a ‘committed’ offender. Leeds Crown Court heard...


That Midas touch can prove elusive

The fund management industry is coming under intense – and justifiable – scrutiny, says Gareth Shaw I’m talking about the fund management industry. When it comes to investing in funds you, broadly speaking, have two options: passive or tracker funds,...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola on Sergio Aguero signing new deal: This is what I want

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola on Sergio Aguero signing new deal: This is what I want

The Argentina international's deal ran until 2019 but he has signed a one-year extension which will keep him at Manchester City until the summer of 2020, when he will be 32. Pep Guardiola is more concerned about getting his leading scorer back to his...


Oumar Niasse vows to prove Everton wrong in Hull loan spell as striker says he has no regrets over Toffees...

Hull's on-loan forward Oumar Niasse says he harbours no ill-feeling towards Everton boss Ronald Koeman after being frozen out at Goodison Park. But the 26-year-old, Everton's third biggest signing when arriving from Lokomotiv Moscow for £13.5million...

Daily Mail, 00:11 in Sport

Your personal data on sale to scammers and cold callers for just 4p

NUISANCE CALLERS and fraudsters are able to buy the phone numbers and personal details of almost anyone from unscrupulous traders for as little as 4p each, a consumer body has warned. Data brokers, who deal in personal details acquired from marketing...


Heart surgeon struck off after showing 'reckless disregard' for patient safety

A heart surgeon has been struck off after he showed "reckless disregard" for patient safety. Mr Nihal Weerasena claimed he was made a "scapegoat" for "long-standing shortcomings" at Leeds General Infirmary's child heart...


Ex-boxer's body to be cryogenically frozen, family reveals

A former boxer and scrap metal dealer who died earlier this month will be cryogenically frozen, according to his family. Dennis Hobson senior, 82, was a well known character in Sheffield and the boxing world. His son, boxing promoter Dennis Hobson,...


MP claims poor areas 'suffer biggest cuts' amid pharmacy funding criticism

A Labour MP has said poorer communities "still suffer the biggest cuts from this Government" amid claims more pharmacies in wealthier areas have access to new funding.


Nine fined for wilful obstruction of highway in Heathrow Black Lives Matter demo

Nine protesters who caused "utter chaos" when they chained themselves together and blocked a key route leading to Heathrow Airport at the height of the summer holiday have been found guilty of wilful obstruction of the highway.


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