News archive from 21 May 2013, page 2

Doors co-founder Ray Manzarek dies at 74 in Germany

Doors co-founder Ray Manzarek dies at 74 in Germany

Ray Manzarek, keyboardist and founder member of the 1960s rock band The Doors, has died aged 74. He formed the band with lead singer Jim Morrison in 1965 after a chance meeting in Venice Beach, Los Angeles. Manzarek, who had suffered from bile duct...

BBC, 00:10 in Art & Culture
 

Brian Wilson: Millport marine centre must be saved

On one Scottish island, there is a centre of academic excellence which predates the University of the Highlands and Islands by fully a century. That island is Cumbrae in the Firth of Clyde. Many thousands of students have passed through the University...

Scotsman, 00:10 in Learning
 
JOSE IS FREE

JOSE IS FREE

CHELSEA will set Mourinho for free after Real Madrid last night released the Portuguese coach. Mourinho had three more years on his Real contract, but has now been allowed to tear it up and leave the Bernabeu at the end of the season. That means...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
GUNNERS ARE READY TO FIRE

GUNNERS ARE READY TO FIRE

KIERAN GIBBS celebrated Arsenal's top-four finish and last night predicted: “This can be the start of something good.” The 23-year-old defender hopes the Gunners' form over the last few weeks, to overhaul Spurs, is a sign of things to come. Arsenal...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
GYLFI SIGURDSSON: TOTTENHAM WEREN'T UP FOUR CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

GYLFI SIGURDSSON: TOTTENHAM WEREN'T UP FOUR CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

GYLFI SIGURDSSON admits Tottenham didn't deserve to qualify for the Champions League. Arsenal clawed back a seven-point defi cit on the run-in to pip rivals Spurs to the coveted fourth spot. Midfi elder Sigurdsson says Spurs have only themselves to...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
Disabled woman died after NHS blunders, ombudsman finds

Disabled woman died after NHS blunders, ombudsman finds

Tina Papalabropoulos with her mother, Christine. Photograph: guardian.co.uk A catalogue of mistakes by an out-of-hours GP service and a hospital contributed to the death of a young woman with physical and learning disabilities, the NHS ombudsman says...

Guardian, 00:13 in Health
 
Iraq: Up to 80 dead in bomb attacks

Iraq: Up to 80 dead in bomb attacks

A WAVE of attacks has killed up to 80 people in Shiite and Sunni areas of Iraq, extending one of the most sustained bouts of sectarian violence the country has seen in years. The attacks, some of which hit market places and crowded bus stops during...

 
DAVID MOYES MOTORS IN

DAVID MOYES MOTORS IN

DAVID MOYES was shown the ropes by Sir Alex Ferguson yesterday as he started his Manchester United job six weeks early. Moyes was given permission by Everton to visit United's Carrington training ground for talks with his new squad and coaching...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
Iran: Presidential poll turns into car wars

Iran: Presidential poll turns into car wars

One of Iran's richest men may have to wave a wistful goodbye to his armour-plated Mercedes if he wants to become president. Hard-line media critical of Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani have spliced images of him ensconced in a gleaming Mercedes with shots of...

 
LIVERPOOL KEEN ON KOLO TOURE CAPTURE

LIVERPOOL KEEN ON KOLO TOURE CAPTURE

LIVERPOOL are ready to make a surprise move for Kolo Toure as they target an experienced defender to fill the void left by Jamie Carragher. Toure, 32, is out of contract at Manchester City and available on a free transfer. He also wants to stay in...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
India and China make growth co-operation vow

India and China make growth co-operation vow

The leaders of India and China have played down their recent border dispute and pledged to work together for regional stability and the economic growth of the world's two most populous nations. Friction has been building between the Asian giants in...

 
ROBIN VAN PERSIE: WE'LL GIVE DAVID MOYES A GOLDEN WELCOME

ROBIN VAN PERSIE: WE'LL GIVE DAVID MOYES A GOLDEN WELCOME

ROBIN VAN PERSIE says Manchester United are ready to give David Moyes a glittering coronation at Old Trafford. The Dutch ace reckons there's no reason why Moyes can't hit the ground running with silverware in his first season. Former Everton boss...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 
Syria: Hezbollah pays price for Assad backing

Syria: Hezbollah pays price for Assad backing

FIERCE street fighting in a Syrian town near the Lebanese border has killed at least 28 elite members of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group, activists said yesterday, as Syrian government forces pushed deeper into the strategic, opposition-held town....

 
NEW DOPE SHOCK

NEW DOPE SHOCK

SEVEN more horses owned by Sheikh Mohammed were found to have been doped. Now 22 horses who were under the care of banned trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni have tested positive for anabolic steroids. Yesterday it was revealed that last year's St Leger hero...

Daily Star, 00:12 in Sport
 

Ten jailed over headscarf ban protest

A COURT in Azerbaijan has convicted and sentenced ten people for breaching public order following a violent protest against a ban on wearing headscarves in school. The Nariman District Court in the capital, Baku, handed out prison terms yesterday that...

 


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