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  • One Direction - what makes them a 'global success'?

    February 20, 2014 5:42 PM 16

    Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson make up one of the biggest bands on the planet. The boys also bagged the British Artist Video of the Year which was voted by fans on Twitter during the broadcast of the show. More proof of the fan power from the countless 'Directioners' and of the band's international superstardom

  • Scottish Premiership - McNamara in confident mood

    February 20, 2014 5:10 PM 15

    Dundee United manager Jackie McNamara believes his side have every right to feel confident going into Friday night's Scottish Premiership match with Motherwell at Tannadice. The Tayside club have recorded back-to-back wins in recent weeks over St Mirren and Kilmarnock to end a seven-game winless streak which began over the festive period

  • Why are dogs a man's best friend? Because they have similar BRAINS: Canines share 'voice region' that helps us tune in to emotions

    February 20, 2014 5:04 PM 7

    Dogs have been man’s best friends for 30,000 years - and now scientist think they know why. Canines respond to emotions in the voice in the same way that humans do, research shows. The first study to compare the brains of humans with any nonprimate animal shows that dogs have dedicated voice areas in their brains, just as people do. Recent research suggests

  • The Order: 1886 PS4 gameplay trailer is now live

    February 20, 2014 5:03 PM 25

    The first official gameplay trailer for The Order: 1886 has been revealed showing off some truly impressive in-game footage of the PS4 exclusive game. Set in an alternate version of Victorian London, the game centres around a group of characters tasked with combating an ancient foe with which the world has been locked in a never ending battle

  • Recovering from Flappy Bird-flu

    February 20, 2014 4:50 PM 22

    “This is stupid,” is a common first response to Flappy Bird, a notoriously simple, mobile game made for Apple and Android users. This response is typically followed with “Help me; I can’t stop” and involuntary spasms when not playing. In the game, one tries to navigate a poorly-animated bird through a series of pipes by tapping on the screen. The bird rises

  • EE losses shrink as costs savings hit £457m

    February 20, 2014 4:42 PM 24

    Mobile operator EE has reported a pre-tax loss of £101m for 2013, as it continues to pay down the costs of buying mobile bandwidth. In 2012, the firm made a loss of £251m. The company estimates it has paid £16bn in capital costs in the past 12 years. But EE said operating profits increased sharply last year, while cost savings as a result of merging

  • Winter wettest ever, says Met Office

    February 20, 2014 4:31 PM 3

    With a week still to go in the winter, the UK's rainfall record for the season has already been broken. The incessant storms and rainfall over the past two months have made this the wettest winter since records began in 1910. According to provisional figures from the Met Office, the UK received 486.8mm of rain between 1 December 2013 and 19 February

  • First UK rate hike likely in spring 2015, says BoE's Weale

    February 20, 2014 4:14 PM 13

    LONDON (Reuters) - The first rise in British interest rates is likely to come in the spring of next year, but it could be sooner if wages rise faster than expected, a Bank of England policymaker said on Thursday. While the bank has stressed there is no rush to raise interest rates, last week it suggested that expectations for a hike in the second quarter

  • Dead whale spotted off Isle of Sheppey

    February 20, 2014 3:45 PM 37

    A dead whale has been spotted off the north Kent coast, marine animal rescuers have said. The mammal, reported to be around 20ft (6m) long and either a humpback or sperm whale, was seen off the Shellness area of the Isle of Sheppey earlier. Julia Cable, of British Divers Marine Life Rescue, said they were unable to reach the carcass, which has refloated

  • What to do if your baby starts to choke

    February 20, 2014 3:42 PM 14

    Previously, the advice for dealing with babies under one who are choking was to place infants along the parent's arm face down, but this is now changing to placing the baby face down along the thigh. Experts say this position offers much more support for the baby while the parent or carer administers blows to the baby's back. The change in advice, to be officially