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News: World

EU tells Theresa May her Chequers plan 'will not work'

Thursday  23:25,   20 september 2018
news.sky

Theresa May is defiantly sticking by her Chequers strategy for Brexit, despite the EU insisting a key element of her plan "will not work" and issuing a four-week deadline to agree a deal. The prime minister was dealt a large setback on Thursday...[...]

Meghan's mum in UK to help launch Grenfell cookbook

Thursday  19:09,   20 september 2018
news.sky

The Duchess of Sussex was joined by her mother at a Kensington Palace reception to launch a Grenfell cookbook.  Doria Ragland, who lives in Meghan's native California, made a surprise appearance as she joined the duchess and Prince Harry at the...[...]

Meghan's mum in UK to help launch Grenfell cookbook

Thursday  19:08,   20 september 2018
news.sky

The Duchess of Sussex was joined by her mother at a Kensington Palace reception to launch a Grenfell cookbook. Doria Ragland, who lives in Meghan's native California, made a surprise appearance as she joined the duchess and Prince Harry at the...[...]

Imran Khan Writes To PM Modi Seeking Resumption Of India-Pak Dialogue

Thursday  19:05,   20 september 2018
ndtv

Imran Khan Writes To PM Modi Seeking Resumption Of India-Pak DialoguePakistan "remains ready" to discuss terrorism, the new Pakistan prime minister...[...]

Stone me - it hasn’t changed a bit! As Stonehenge celebrates 100 years owned by the nation, photos of visitors down the decades show the monument remaining consistent as all around it moves on

Thursday  13:56,   20 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

To mark the 100-year milestone, English Heritage invited a select number of individuals and families to return to the site in Wiltshire that they visited decades ago and recreate the photos from earlier trips. To mark the 100-year milestone,...[...]

Leaked memo reveals Tory plot to oust Theresa May in APRIL and weighs up chances of rivals jockeying to replace her - writing OFF the chances of Boris, 'fading' Fox and 'no-hoper' Hammond

Thursday  13:56,   20 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

The memo advises MPs to ‘manoeuvre immediately’ and sets out details of 27 potential candidates. The Prime Minister could be forced to stand down after Brexit according to a memo circulating among Tory MPs, it was claimed last...[...]

Gas-filled yoga ball killer jailed for life

Thursday  13:56,   20 september 2018
news.sky

An anaesthetist has been jailed for life in Hong Kong for killing his wife and daughter by placing a yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide into their car. Malaysian citizen Khaw Kim Sun, 53, had become estranged from his wife, Wong Siew Fing, 47,...[...]

'Of course it's a setback but if it's not safe, it's not safe': 100,000 turned away as Ali knocks out Ploughing

Thursday  13:55,   20 september 2018
thejournal.ie

The National Ploughing Championships is set to reopen today.The cancellation of the huge event was just one effect of the stormy weather, which left two people dead, tens of thousands without power and travel severely...[...]

Husband of Delhi air hostess who killed self used to beat me: Former Miss India

Thursday  13:30,   20 september 2018
indiatoday.in

Husband of Delhi air hostess who killed self used to beat me: Former Miss IndiaThe report says that a woman, who once won the Miss India beauty pageant, has come forward and alleged that she was once engaged to Mayank Singhvi and that he used to...[...]

RTÉ presenter Bunny Carr dies aged 91

Thursday  12:05,   20 september 2018
thejournal.ie

He was best known for his presenting roles for the national broadcaster.The television personality presented a number of shows on the national broadcaster including Quicksilver, Going Strong and The...[...]

Met Éireann issues heavy rain warning and predicts Storm Bronagh 'could hit over weekend'

Thursday  11:50,   20 september 2018
independent.ie

Met Éireann issues heavy rain warning and predicts Storm Bronagh 'could hit over weekend' © Independent.ie National Ploughing Championships 2018 rain The warning comes into effect for Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Cork,...[...]

A scientific study claims that your age affects how you see this famous optical illusion — what do you see?

Thursday  11:05,   20 september 2018
msn

A study was just released that claims that your age affects what you see in a classic optical illusion, which depicts both a young woman and an old lady. Which do you see?It hinges on facial perception: you can either see a young woman turning away...[...]

Young Irish mum told sick baby has to wait seven months for appointment

Thursday  11:05,   20 september 2018
msn

Lesley Anne O’Brien wants to meet Health Minister Simon Harris over the scandalous waitLesley Anne O’Brien, 34, from Clonee, Dublin, will have to wait to find out if her eight-month-old daughter Sienna has cerebral palsy like her brother Jamie,...[...]

Gardai investigating after man 'tried to get woman into car' in Ballybrack

Thursday  10:50,   20 september 2018
independent.ie

Gardai in Shankill are investigating reports that a man tried to get a young woman into his car in the Ballybrack area of Dublin. The woman, who is in her 20s, was allegedly approached by a man in a car at Aran Drive at around 10.30pm on Tuesday...[...]

What the papers say – September 20

Thursday  10:30,   20 september 2018
msn

Train timetable chaos criticism leads the Thursday front pages.The Times, Daily Mail and The Guardian lead with a review of the timetable chaos that hit trains over the summer, leaving tens of thousands of passengers stranded by reduced or cancelled [...]