News archive from 23 March 2016, page 14

Manchester United transfer news: Tahith Chong accepts move, Andre Gomes interest, £39m bid for Toni Kroos

Manchester United transfer news: Tahith Chong accepts move, Andre Gomes interest, £39m bid for Toni Kroos

Manchester United may be closing in on the top four, but work must be done in the summer transfer window if things are to improve. The Red Devils will want to be challenging for the Premier League title, but have badly come up short this season under...

Metro, 04:08 in Sport
 
Tube strike to hit Piccadilly line as drivers walk out

Tube strike to hit Piccadilly line as drivers walk out

Hundreds of drivers on the Piccadilly line in London are to go ahead with a strike from Wednesday night over claims of a “comprehensive breakdown” in industrial relations. Related: Tube drivers accept pay deal on all-night service Members of the Rail,...

 

SE Asia Stocks-Mixed; Thai index nearly flat ahead of rate decision

BANGKOK, March 23 Southeast Asian stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, with Thai benchmark little changed ahead of the central bank's interest rate decision while a holiday-shortened trading week kept volumes in many stock exchanges relatively low....

 
Twitter testing new 'Stickers' feature - report

Twitter testing new 'Stickers' feature - report

Twitter Inc is testing a new feature called 'Stickers' to add images to photos before tweeting them, tech news site Re/code reported on Tuesday. The feature will also let Twitter users see how others around the world have edited the photo and will...

 

Charles returns to Cumbria after the floods of Storm Desmond

The Prince of Wales is to return to flood-hit Cumbria where rural communities and tourism continue to thrive in spite of recent challenges left by Storm Desmond. Charles - Patron of The Prince's Countryside Fund, English Tourism Week and the...

 
New Zealand man jailed for milk formula 1080 threat

New Zealand man jailed for milk formula 1080 threat

A New Zealand businessman has been jailed for eight and a half years for threatening to spike baby milk formula with controversial pesticide 1080. Jeremy Kerr sent anonymous letters containing packets of pesticide-laced milk powder to dairy giant...

BBC, 04:20 in World News
 

'Uproar' as minor injuries units face axe in Hornsea, Withernsea and Driffield

THOUSANDS of people could lose minor injuries services in towns across the East Riding. East Riding Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is considering axing units in Hornsea, Withernsea and Driffield, which they say are underused because people are...

 

Asia sentiment brightens with turnaround in China view – Thomson Reuters/INSEAD

HONG KONG Sentiment at some of the biggest companies across Asia brightened in the first quarter of 2016, rising from a four-year low registered three months prior, as executives bet on economic improvement in China, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey...

Reuters, 04:20 in Business
 
Charles returns to Cumbria after the floods of Storm Desmond

Charles returns to Cumbria after the floods of Storm Desmond

The Prince of Wales is to return to flood-hit Cumbria where rural communities and tourism continue to thrive in spite of recent challenges left by Storm Desmond. Charles - Patron of The Prince's Countryside Fund, English Tourism Week and the...

 

Hull City improvement has to start with Abel Hernandez if Tigers are to go up

IT'S been difficult to watch Hull City over the last few weeks. Game after game we're talking about missed chances and the damage it's causing to our automatic promotion hopes. Steve Bruce must be pulling his hair out. It wasn't long ago the same...

 

Picture Special: How would Arsenal's XI look like if Jose Mourinho actually took over?

The ex-Chelsea boss seems destined to join Manchester United but no deal has been signed yet. Reports suggest Arsenal approached the Special One and looked to see if he would prefer to replace Arsene Wenger instead. Even though it all sounds unlikely,...

Daily Star, 04:26 in Sport
 
Sunderland thug spared jail after launching unprovoked attack on Good Samaritan motorist

Sunderland thug spared jail after launching unprovoked attack on Good Samaritan motorist

A Good Samaritan motorist was knocked unconscious in an unprovoked attack when he stopped to try and help at what he thought was a road accident. Bus driver Steven Howe was making his way home from work in the early hours of May 1 last year in his own...

 
Woman found dead in walk-in freezer of US hotel

Woman found dead in walk-in freezer of US hotel

A woman has been found dead in the walk-in freezer of a hotel in Atlanta after apparently being trapped inside for 13 hours. Police lieutenant Charles Hampton said the woman was found on Tuesday inside the freezer at the Westin Peachtree Plaza, one of...

 

China stocks broadly lower after bomb attacks in Brussels

* CSI300 -0.4 pct, SSEC -0.3 pct, HSI -0.3 pct * Indexes struggle for clear direction in thin trading * Global equities down, risk assets up, after attacks SHANGHAI, March 23 China stocks were broadly lower at midday on Wednesday, led by finance and...

 
‘Eco-terrorist’ businessman caged for sending POISONOUS baby formula to dairy company

‘Eco-terrorist’ businessman caged for sending POISONOUS baby formula to dairy company

Warped Jeremy Hamish Kerr sent small packages of formula containing toxic pesticide 1080 in November 2014 to the National Farmers Federation and dairy manufacturer Fonterra. He pleaded guilty to two counts of blackmail after sending the threatening...

 


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