Woman, 22, arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offences

Woman, 22, arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence The woman was detained after arriving on a flight from Turkey. Credit: PA A woman has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of a terrorism offence after arriving on a flight from Turkey. The 22-year-old was detained by officers from the Metropolitan Police’s Counter… Continue reading Woman, 22, arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offences

Mexico earthquake death toll rises to at least 226, Civil Defence Agency says #Mexico 

More than 200 people been killed in a powerful earthquake which struck central Mexico, causing dozens of buildings to collapse, the country’s Government has announced. Mexico’s civil defense agency said the confirmed death toll was now at 226, with more than half of victims in the capital. President Enrique Pena Nieto said 22 bodies have… Continue reading Mexico earthquake death toll rises to at least 226, Civil Defence Agency says #Mexico 

Life on Mars: Researchers emerge from long-term isolation

After eight months of isolation the team emerged from their dome Credit: University of Hawai’i Six people who had confined themselves to a dome on a remote Hawaiian volcano to simulate a mission to Mars have emerged after eight months in isolation. The team, which included a British man, tucked into a fresh fruit buffet after… Continue reading Life on Mars: Researchers emerge from long-term isolation

#M5 reopens after ‘harrowing’ crash which killed four people

The crash was described by police officers as “harrowing” and “horrific”.Photo: ITV News Police have reopened the M5 after a “horrific” crash on the motorway killed four people over the weekend. A woman and two children remain in hospital with life-threatening injuries after a lorry collided with oncoming traffic between junctions 16 and 14. The… Continue reading #M5 reopens after ‘harrowing’ crash which killed four people

Police investigating ‘incident’ at Parsons Green London Underground station following reports of explosion

Police are responding to an incident at a London tube station, after reports of an ‘explosion’. The incident happened at Parsons Green underground station in south-west London this morning at around 8.20am. A picture posted on social media appears to show a white bucket inside a bag. The inside of the train does not appear… Continue reading Police investigating ‘incident’ at Parsons Green London Underground station following reports of explosion

Cassini space probe to crash into Saturn ending 20 years of discovery

Cassini space probe to crash into Saturn ending 20 years of discovery An illustration of the Cassini probe above Saturn Credit: NASA One of the most ambitious and successful space missions ever undertaken is to come to an end on Friday morning, with the Cassini space probe set to crash into Saturn. The 20-year mission to… Continue reading Cassini space probe to crash into Saturn ending 20 years of discovery

Internet’s ‘most hated man’ jailed after offering bounty for Hillary Clinton’s hair

Internet’s ‘most hated man’ Martin Shkreli jailed after offering bounty for Hillary Clinton’s hair Shkreli was dubbed ‘the most hated man in America’ for hiking the price of Aids medication Credit: AP A judge has jailed ex-pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli after he posted online that he would pay $5,000 (£3,800) to anyone who could get him… Continue reading Internet’s ‘most hated man’ jailed after offering bounty for Hillary Clinton’s hair