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ten things you need to know today: wednesday 11 apr 2018




britain’s biggest retailer, tesco, is continuing its recovery, announcing today that profits for the year to 24 february have risen by 28% on the previous 12 months, to reach £1.6bn. sales rose 2.8% to £57.5bn. the firm’s performance has improved slowly since 2014, when it posted the worst res...



ten things you need to know today: friday 6 apr 2018




the arrest of a 78-year-old man on suspicion of murder after he allegedly stabbed a suspected burglar this week has sparked public debate.richard osborn-brooks, who was released on police bail today, reportedly “found two intruders in his house in southeast london in the early hours” of wednesda...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 11 apr 2018




britain’s biggest retailer, tesco, is continuing its recovery, announcing today that profits for the year to 24 february have risen by 28% on the previous 12 months, to reach £1.64bn. sales rose by 2.8% to £57.5bn. the firm’s performance has improved slowly since 2014, when it posted the worst...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 2 may 2018




a man has been killed, and another injured, in a shooting outside queensbury tube station in northwest london. the dead man, said to have been in his 30s, was found at the scene just after 9pm last night. a man in his 20s is in hospital in a stable condition. the death is being treated as murder and...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 20 jun 2018




canada has become the second country in the world, after uruguay, to legalise recreational use of marijuana. the country’s senate voted in favour of the cannabis act yesterday, 52 to 29, despite opposition from conservatives and indigenous groups. the new law will come into effect by september. me...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 21 mar 2018




a man died on 16 march in hospital in birmingham, it has emerged, one week after a freak accident in a vue cinema in the star city leisure complex. the victim, who was watching a film with his partner, got his head stuck under an electronic footrest as he tried to retrieve a mobile phone which had d...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 21 mar 2018




a man has died after getting his head stuck under an electronic footrest in a vue cinema, it has emerged. the victim, who was watching a film with his partner, had been trying to retrieve a mobile phone that had dropped into a gap between cushions in the star city leisure complex, in birmingham. he ...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 23 may 2018




an elderly couple are asking for help finding their car after forgetting where it is parked. emmanuel elliott, 81, and his partner hilda farmer, 79, left the car in a street “with really nice houses on one side” as they visited cheltenham hospital. they are offering a £100 reward for finding it...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 8 mar 2017




nestle has said it is reducing the sugar content of some of its well-known chocolate bars, including kit kat, yorkie and aero. the bars will have 10% less sugar by next year, the confectioner says. this could have a "significant impact on public health", says the company, which will use about 7,500 ...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 28 feb 2018




singer barbra streisand has revealed she had a beloved dog cloned twice, after her death, to create two new puppies. she told variety that cells were taken from 14-year-old samantha’s mouth and stomach to create miss scarlett and miss violet. cloning a dog can cost anywhere between  $50,000 (£36...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 28 feb 2018




singer barbra streisand has revealed she had a beloved dog cloned twice, after its death, to create two new puppies. she told variety that cells were taken from 14-year-old samantha’s mouth and stomach to create miss scarlett and miss violet. cloning a dog can cost anywhere between  $50,000 (£36...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 17 jan 2018




one in ten nurses leave nhs england every year, new figures show. more than 33,000 quit last year, says the bbc, a rise of 20% since 2012-13 - and there are now more leaving than joining. more than half of those who left the service last year were aged under 40. the number of new nurses has halved s...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 23 may 2018




an elderly couple are asking for help finding their car after forgetting where it is parked. emmanuel elliott, 81, and his partner hilda farmer, 79, left the car in a street “with really nice houses on one side” during a visit to cheltenham general hospital. they are offering a £100 reward for ...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 13 jun 2018




despite typical lifespans of hundreds or even thousands of years, africa’s baobab trees are dying off rapidly, according to a new study by ecologists.also known as upside-down trees, baobabs, with their distinctive bulbous trunks and spindly branches, are synonymous with the african bush, where th...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 14 feb 2018




the bomber who detonated a pressure cooker device in manhattan in september 2016, injuring 31 people but killing none, has been jailed for life. ahmad rahimi, originally from afghanistan, also exploded a pipe bomb in new jersey, causing no injuries. his own father had contacted the fbi before the at...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 7 mar 2018




a team of fraudsters have been sentenced to a total of 35 years in jail after being found guilty of creating copycat websites to defraud people applying for new passports and other official documents. peter hall, 47, and his wife claire, 41, used the almost £37m proceeds of fraud to fund a lavish l...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 25 apr 2018




a uk-based lottery player has won the third biggest jackpot the country has ever seen, more than £121m. the ticket holder won the euromillions jackpot with the numbers 20, 23, 28, 30, 44 and lucky stars 03 and 07. the lottery is played in austria, belgium, france, eire, luxembourg, portugal, spain,...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 28 mar 2018




the youngest local councillor in the uk, clarissa slade, has been found dead in her university hall of residence, the cause of death still not known. the 21-year-old, who was 18 when she was elected as a conservative councillor for mid devon district council in 2015, was studying classical studies a...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 17 jan 2018




one in 10 nurses leave nhs england every year, new figures show. more than 33,000 quit last year, says the bbc, a rise of 20% since 2012-2013 which means there are now more leaving than joining. more than half of those who left the service last year were under 40. the number of new nurses has halved...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 24 jan 2018




ankara today announced its first two combat deaths in turkey’s clash with us-backed kurdish fighters south of the border in syria - a battle many see as a proxy war pitting russian military might against a weakened america.“relations between turkey and russia have been gradually getting closer i...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 31 jan 2018




the seaplane which crashed on new year’s eve near sydney, killing five britons and the pilot, was miles off course when it went down, the australian safety bureau says. richard cousins, the 58-year-old chief executive of the world’s biggest catering firm, died in the crash, along with his two ad...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 9 may 2018




despite its “eye-watering costs”, london has been ranked the best city in the world for students, by higher education data analysts qs. montreal and paris are previous first place holders. while ranking poorly for affordability, the uk capital was praised for its culture and high diversity and t...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 25 apr 2018




a uk-based lottery player has scooped more than £121m - the third-biggest jackpot ever won in britain. the ticket holder claimed the euromillions jackpot with the numbers 20, 23, 28, 30 and 44 and the lucky stars 03 and 07. the lottery is also played in austria, belgium, france, the irish republic,...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 24 jan 2018




the american sci-fi and fantasy author ursula k le guin, best known for her children’s series beginning with a wizard of earthsea, died at home in portland, oregon, after a period of ill-health. influenced by anarchist and taoist thinking, she brought high literary standards to genre fiction, writ...



ten things you need to know today: wednesday 27 jun 2018




residents have been forced to flee 34 homes near stalybridge, greater manchester, as a huge fire spreads across saddleworth moor. the blaze began on sunday night and has been exacerbated by hot weather and winds. the fire, which measures 3.7 miles across the tinder-dry hills, has been declared a “...