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January 14, 2019 1:19 PM 15 killed as Iranian military plane making emergency landing crashes into house

The plane carrying 16 people was making an emergency landing when it overshot a runway and crashed into a house. The plane was carrying meat from Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan when it crashed near the capital Tehran, army spokesman Amir Taghikhani told state television. He said 16 people were on board - 14 military personnel and two civilians. The sole survivor 150

January 4, 2019 3:20 PM Europe rubella outbreak: Alert as 12 workers at slaughterhouse in Spain catch disease

TWELVE workers from a slaughterhouse in Spain have contracted rubella, sparking fears the deadly disease could be on the rise in Europe. Twelve people working at the slaughterhouse in Zaragoza have been diagnosed with the disease, which spreads in coughs and sneezes. And more people are feared to be infected, due to the long period of up to three weeks 128

December 30, 2018 6:36 AM Calls to rid bacon and ham of processing nitrites

Leading scientists and a cross-party group of politicians are calling for chemicals called nitrites to be removed from processed meats like bacon. Cancer specialists and politicians are among those backing the campaign to take out nitrites. They say nitrite-free alternatives are safer and should be more widely used. The British Meat Processors Association 83

December 18, 2018 7:38 PM ROYAL SHOCK: Camilla's son REVEALS unusual family's Christmas lunch tradition

THE Duchess of Cornwall's son, Tom Parker Bowles, revealed his family Christmas lunch tradition is to refrain from having "Victorian arriviste turkey" and opt for a more traditional choice of meat instead. Speaking to Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid on ITV Good Morning Britain, Camilla's son claimed his mother and the rest of his family try to be "a very normal 63

December 3, 2018 2:15 PM Phrases like 'bringing home the bacon' will go out of fashion as veganism grows, says academic

A language expert says rising concerns about animal welfare will prompt "inevitable" changes in the English language. Such expressions - which Dr Shareena Hamzah of Swansea University said came from the "power" associated with meat - would go out of fashion as awareness of vegan issues "filter through our consciousness to produce new modes of expression" 48

November 26, 2018 12:48 PM UK supermarket URGENT RECALL as chicken fillets sold with WRONG use-by labels

UK SUPERMARKET Nisa has issued an urgent recall of its chicken fillets because they have they wrong use-by date label which could see shoppers unknowingly buy poultry that is up to a month out of date. The chain has removed some packets of its Heritage British Skinless Chicken Breast Fillets from the shelves because they have the wrong use-by date printed 40

November 22, 2018 12:16 PM Cafe owner going to kill laptop-using twat

A COFFEE shop owner is about to murder the Mac user who has bought one cup of tea in three hours, it has emerged. Laptop user Stephen Malley, who looks like a prick in his corduroy jacket and Converse high-tops, entered the Coffee Spot in Bristol at 8.33am, nonchalantly flipped open his shiny silver computer and ordered a small pot of English Breakfast 44

November 21, 2018 10:59 AM Scotty T Nearly Choked "To Death" In Terrifying CBB Moment

If his fellow housemate is to be believed, it looks like Scotty T had a brush with death during his stint in the Celebrity Big Brother house in 2015. The Geordie Shore lad allegedly started "choking to death" on a piece of meat before John Partridge jumped in to perform the Heimlich manoeuvre. Play to watch Chloe Ferry shut down haters who claim she uses photoshop 98

November 7, 2018 11:40 AM Should there be a tax on red meat?

A "meat tax" could prevent almost 6,000 deaths per year in the UK, according to researchers, but should politicians be telling people what they can and can't eat? Scientists at the University of Oxford say governments should consider imposing price hikes on red meat - such as beef, lamb and pork - to reduce consumption. They say it would save lives and more than £700m in UK healthcare 58

November 7, 2018 9:16 AM Meat tax could save thousands of lives and slash healthcare costs

Although the tax would push up the price of burgers, sausages and mince, scientists are calling on governments to consider it. A study has found meat taxes could save an estimated 220,000 lives globally by 2020 and reduce healthcare costs by £30.7bn. Consumption of red meat such as beef, lamb and pork has been linked to an increased risk of heart disease 54