North Korea ‘tests ballistic missile’ amid reports Pyongyang stating war ‘imminent’

29 Apr

Quoting an American official,  Reuters is reporting that the  Trump administration could respond to North Korea’s latest failed missile test by speeding up its plans for new U.S. sanctions against Pyongyang, including possible measures against specific North Korean and Chinese entities. With North Korea acting in defiance of pressure from the United States and North […]

North Korea ‘tests ballistic missile’ amid reports Pyongyang stating war ‘imminent’

29 Apr

Quoting an American official,  Reuters is reporting that the  Trump administration could respond to North Korea’s latest failed missile test by speeding up its plans for new U.S. sanctions against Pyongyang, including possible measures against specific North Korean and Chinese entities. With North Korea acting in defiance of pressure from the United States and North […]

Corbyn urges young to stop ‘Brexit for few’

29 Apr

The Labour leader believes that more than two million young people who are missing from the electoral register could be key to his success. Mr Corbyn will argue that young people are being “held back” by the Conservatives and he will urge them to overcome “apathy and resignation” and make sure they cast their vote. […]

General election 2017: UKIP needed to stop Brexit ‘backsliding’

29 Apr

Media captionPaul Nuttall: We are only halfway through the war Paul Nuttall has said Brexit is a “job half done” and UKIP MPs are needed to “see this through to the end” as he launches his party’s election campaign. Mr Nuttall accused the prime minister of “backsliding” on immigration and said a “whopping Conservative majority” […]

Vikings ‘may have produced their own wine’ 

29 Apr

The Danes are renowned brewers, But new research suggests that their Viking ancestors were skilled winemakers as well. It had always been assumed that the Scandinavian climate was too harsh for viticulture. But there is now evidence that some grapes were grown locally, the Local reported. According to the Danish science news site Videnskab.dk. Scientists […]

Labour chaos must not breed complacency 

29 Apr

By Daily Mail Comment Published: 01:56, 29 April 2017 | Updated: 01:59, 29 April 2017 e-mail View comments If the last week of political posturing has shown us anything, it is the sheer scale of the catastrophe that would befall Britain if Jeremy Corbyn were handed the keys to 10 Downing Street. First the Labour leader […]

Social care for elderly must be a priority for new government, warns watchdog

29 Apr

Taking action on energy prices, which have gone up by more than 40 per cent for gas and 35 per cent for electricity over the last 10 years, was a priority for 51 per cent.  Financial fraud and scams, which affect more than three million consumers a year, was named as a priority for action […]

Corbyn urges young to stop ‘Brexit for few’

29 Apr

The Labour leader believes that more than two million young people who are missing from the electoral register could be key to his success. Mr Corbyn will argue that young people are being “held back” by the Conservatives and he will urge them to overcome “apathy and resignation” and make sure they cast their vote. […]

General election 2017: UKIP needed to stop Brexit ‘backsliding’

29 Apr

Media captionPaul Nuttall: We are only halfway through the war Paul Nuttall has said Brexit is a “job half done” and UKIP MPs are needed to “see this through to the end” as he launches his party’s election campaign. Mr Nuttall accused the prime minister of “backsliding” on immigration and said a “whopping Conservative majority” […]

North Korea ‘tests ballistic missile’ amid reports Pyongyang stating war ‘imminent’

29 Apr

“North Korea fired an unidentified missile from a site in the vicinity of Bukchang in Pyeongannam-do (South Pyeongan Province) early this morning,” Yonhap reported, quoting a statement issued by South Korea’s military. “It is estimated to have failed.” On Friday, Rex Tillerson, the US secretary of state, warned that failure to curb North Korea’s nuclear […]