Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «rock»

September 19, 2018 3:45 PM NASA asteroid WARNING: Giant asteroid RB4 to skim Earth in ONE HOUR

AN ASTEROID twice the size of a London double-decker bus is en route to zip past the Earth this afternoon, NASA has revealed. The giant space rock, dubbed Asteroid RB4, will reach a nominal distance from the planet just before 6pm UK time today. NASA’s Pasadena-based Jet Propulsion Laboratory predicts the asteroid will fly by at 5.50pm BTS (4.50pm UT). If NASA’s 10

September 16, 2018 3:34 PM Hawaii volcano update: Evacuation notice LIFTED

HAWAII was once under the fiery influence of the Kilauea volcano, which spouted metric tonnes of lava across the Big Island. Recently, Kilauea has calmed down, allowing evacuation notices to be rescinded, but what is it doing now? Kilauea volcano was formerly tearing through the Hawaii countryside on Big Island, swallowing homes and displacing thousands 11

September 13, 2018 7:10 AM Spain says Gibraltar row will NOT stand in way of Brexit as minister panics over no-deal

A BREXIT deal will not be held up by disputes over Gibraltar, Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrell said as he warned of the turmoil his country would face over a no-deal. More than 300,000 UK citizens are living in Spain and Spanish companies are heavily invested in the UK economy. The EU terms of the guidelines on Brexit negotiations gives Spain a veto on whether 7

September 10, 2018 3:17 PM Vick Hope will perform jive in Strictly ‘baptism of fire’

Strictly Come Dancing favourite Vick Hope will dance the jive in a “baptism of fire” in her first performance on the show. The Capital Breakfast host was told live on air by her professional dancer partner Graziano Di Prima that they would be dancing to Feel It Still by American rock band Portugal. The Man. Hope, 28, told Capital FM presenters she had been hoping 21

September 10, 2018 2:59 PM ‘Gibraltar is BRITISH!’ Gibraltar marks national day with HUGE message to Spain

GIBRALTAR has marked its national holiday with a huge show of patriotism - and a clear warning to Spain, who still dispute British sovereignty of the Rock. Waving banners and flags, one of which was emblazoned with the words “Gibraltar is British”, hundreds of Gibraltarians took to the streets of the Rock to celebrate today. The holiday commemorates 11

September 8, 2018 3:29 AM Former AP photojournalist Kim Chonkil dies at age 89

Former AP photojournalist Kim Chonkil dies at age 89 SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Former Associated Press photojournalist Kim Chonkil, whose images captured South Korea's turbulent transition from dictatorship to democracy, has died. He was 89. Kim's son, Kim Kuchul, said he died in New York on Thursday after suffering from kidney and respiratory problems 9

September 6, 2018 3:42 PM ‘Dictatorship!’ Gibraltar FURY as bitter Spain BANS athletes from using own flag

SPANISH officials have sparked outrage in Gibraltar after banning athletes from the Rock from taking part in a major competition under their own flag. Organisers of the World Master Athletics (WMA) Championships in Malaga imposed the ban after pressure from the Spanish government, which said it does not recognise the British territory as a separate country 17

September 5, 2018 3:08 PM Angry Birds to host special event with Imagine Dragons

Angry Birds x Imagine Dragons will provide access to new challenges for a chance to win VIP passes, as well as a new concert location, rock-themed outfits suitable for the occasion and music from the band themselves. Angry Birds Match is one of the many spin-offs from the popular franchise, which features Hatchlings that were introduced in The Angry 23

September 3, 2018 7:05 AM Into Africa! From glistening glaciers and red lakes to ancient pyramids and medieval fortresses, stunning photos show the continent's VERY varied landscapes

From golden safari plains to lush valleys and otherworldly deserts, Africa boasts some of the world's most varied landscapes as these stunning photographs show. In Egypt, the White Desert is home to a collection of bizarre wind-eroded rock formations, while Ethiopia's Danakil Depression is one of the hottest, driest and lowest places on the planet 6

September 2, 2018 3:16 PM Vladimir Putin leads mourners at moving funeral of 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon

Vladimir Putin leads mourners at moving funeral of 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon following his death from cancer aged 80 Russian President Vladimir Putin led mourners at the moving funeral of the 'Soviet Sinatra' Iosif Kobzon today. The crooner, who was a perennial fixture on Soviet and Russian radio in the early 1960s, died aged 80 after a protracted 2 1