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December 9, 2018 9:07 AM Feeding our old folks on the cheap in hospitals

The alarming figures have led to fears that thousands of Scotland’s most vulnerable people may not be getting enough nutrition. Orchard View in Greenock, a 42-bed facility for older people suffering from dementia that was opened last year at a cost of £7million, spent £2.50 per patient each day. Several other mental hospitals run by Greater Glasgow and Clyde 42

December 4, 2018 8:42 AM Rail chaos: GTR ordered to spend £15m on improvements for passengers

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) must contribute £15m towards improvements in services for rail passengers and will make no profit in 2018, the Department for Transport (DfT) has said. The company has already spent a similar amount in passenger compensation after chaos following May's new timetables. The DfT said: "Performance after the May timetable change 58

December 1, 2018 12:08 AM Space Odyssey helps launch first 8K TV channel

Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey will help launch the world's first super-high definition 8K television channel on Saturday. Japanese broadcaster NHK said it had asked Warner Bros to scan the original film negatives in 8K for its new channel. Super-high definition 8K pictures offer 16 times the resolution of HD TV. However, few people currently 60

December 1, 2018 12:01 AM WE’LL GO IT ALONE! Forget EU's Galileo... UK will build its OWN space defence, vows May

BRITAIN will build its own military satellite-navigation system costing billions after clashes with Brussels. Theresa May has told EU the UK will go it alone after being blocked from helping to develop its Galileo system despite handing over £1.2 billion to create the network. Developing an alternative satellite service is expected to cost around £5 billion 50

November 30, 2018 3:25 PM Marriott HACK: Starwood Hotels database HACKED with 500 MILLION customer data at risk

MARRIOTT International has revealed the private information of up to 500 million customers may be at risk after a shock hack. Some payment card information has been accessed by hackers, the hotel chain warned earlier today. Shares of the company were down 4 percent at $117 in premarket trading. The hack began in 2014, before Marriott offered to buy Starwood 69

November 28, 2018 9:39 AM Michael Schumacher latest: Real reason why there has been no news on F1 ace

MICHAEL Schumacher’s manager has lifted the lid on why the Formula 1 driving ace’s condition after his horror skiing accident has been shrouded in secrecy for five years. On behalf of the Schumacher family, Ms Kehm said: "We are delighted to be partnering with ZOOM to raise money for the Keep Fighting Foundation. “This is a stunning way to celebrate 86

November 28, 2018 1:21 AM NHS crackdown on silk garment prescriptions

NHS England has announced plans to curb the prescription of "low-priority" items like silk garments. There is limited evidence the clothing helps people with eczema and dermatitis enough to justify prescribing it, a consultation document says. Officials are proposing taking eight items off the NHS prescription list under plans aimed at saving £68m a year. Many prescribers 72

November 25, 2018 11:10 AM Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan boss denies financial misconduct allegations

Prosecutors accuse Carlos Ghosn and fellow Nissan executive Greg Kelly of under-reporting the ex-chairman's income by about £34m. The Brazilian-born tycoon, who was arrested on Monday, told investigators there was no intention to under-report his earnings, public broadcaster NHK said. Mr Ghosn, a car industry titan who led the Renault-Nissan alliance 80

November 23, 2018 12:01 AM Theresa May declares Brexit ‘within our grasp’ – ‘This is right deal for the UK’

THERESA May last night set the stage for a mammoth parliamentary battle over Brexit after telling MPs she had won "the right deal for the UK." Simon Clarke, another Eurosceptic Tory backbencher, said: “The political declaration is a well-meaning but ultimately meaningless set of words. “All the perils of the Withdrawal Agreement would bind the UK with the force 42

November 22, 2018 9:21 AM Nick Knowles: I’m A Celebrity 2018 star ‘will be in pain’ after giving vital item away

NICK KNOWLES, who is a contestant on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! 2018, gave his luxury item, a pillow, to The Chase star Anne Hegerty earlier this week, but according to a source his kind gesture will come at a cost. But the DIY SOS star didn’t mention his injury to Anne Hegerty, 60, and kindly gave her his pillow. A source told The Sun: “He needs 39