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Ibe gives Liverpool advantage

Ibe gives Liverpool advantage

​Jordon Ibe’s goal gave Liverpool a 1-0 victory at Stoke in the first leg of their Capital One Cup semi-final on Tuesday evening. The winger, who was an early substitute after Philippe Coutinho suffered a hamstring injury, fired home in the 37th minute as Liverpool dominated the first half. Stoke improved after the break but struggled to [&hellip

Rooney voted England’s best

Rooney voted England’s best

​Wayne Rooney has been named England Player of the Year for the second year running. Rooney may have struggled in front of goal for Manchester United this season, but the 30-year-old enjoyed a record-breaking campaign on the international scene. The United striker scored five times in eight England appearances to overtake Sir Bobby Charlton as [&hellip

Cameron to allow free EU campaign

Cameron to allow free EU campaign

​British Prime Minister David Cameron is set to allow his cabinet ministers to campaign for either side of an EU referendum. This is as Cameron is seeking to renegotiate Britain’s EU ties before the vote slated for 2016. Cameron has said he wants Britain to remain in a reformed EU, but he does not rule [&hellip

Suspect detained over China bus fire

Suspect detained over China bus fire

​Chinese authorities have detained a man suspected of starting a fire on a bus that claimed the lives of 17 people, state media reports say. On Tuesday, officials said a man named Ma Yongping had been arrested for being involved in the fire, which also left about 30 people wounded in the city of Yinchuan [&hellip

Bodies found after migrant boats sink

Bodies found after migrant boats sink

At least 34 bodies have been washed up on the Turkish coast in the latest tragedy to hit migrants and refugees trying to cross the sea to Greece. Their boats are thought to have capsized while crossing to the island of Lesbos. The bodies were found on beaches at Ayvalik and Dikili some 30 miles [&hellip

Obama expands gun-control measures

Obama expands gun-control measures

​Following widespread mass-shootings in the US, the president has announced measures to curb gun-related violence. But conservative politicans criticized the measures, saying they target “the most law-abiding citizens.” US President Barack Obama announced executive orders on Tuesday that aim to reduce gun-related violence by bolstering criminal background checks, mental health care and “smart gun technology.” [&hellip

New elements added to periodic table

New elements added to periodic table

​Four chemical elements have been formally added to the periodic table, completing the scheme’s seventh row. They are the first to be included in the table since 2011, when elements 114 and 116 were added. The first true iteration of the table was produced in 1869 by the Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev. The new additions [&hellip

Send Children to School, Rukwa RC Tells Parents.

Send Children to School, Rukwa RC Tells Parents.

          Rukwa  Regional Commissioner Mr Magalulla Said Magalulla has urged parents and guardians in the region to ensure that all children who have qualified to join form one and standard one this year do so, even if they don’t have uniforms. He reminded parents that there is no room for excuses [&hellip

Subzero weather kills 21 in Poland

Subzero weather kills 21 in Poland

Officials in Poland have said that 21 people died of hypothermia during a weekend cold spell. Certain areas saw temperatures drop to as low as minus 20 Celsius (- 4 Fahrenheit). All 21 of the deaths were recorded on Saturday and Sunday, bringing the total number of deaths linked to the cold weather since the start [&hellip

US sues Volkswagen for $90 billion

US sues Volkswagen for $90 billion

The United States Justice Department has filed a class action lawsuit against German auto manufacturing giant Volkswagen AG. According to the civil lawsuit, filed in federal court in Detroit on Monday, Volkswagen violated the US Clean Air Act by installing prohibited devices to impair emission control systems in about 600,000 vehicles. The lawsuit could cost [&hellip