Peter Kegh

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20 million lazy Britons at risk of fatal heart disease according to new report

A third of Britons are putting themselves at risk of an early grave because they do hardly any exercise, a new report reveals.<p>The British Heart Foundation (BHF) today warns that swathes of the population are needlessly heightening their chances of developing potentially fatal cardiovascular …

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What ‘Chu Know About Gochujang? It's the Hottest Hot Sauce on the Market

Move over, Sriracha: There's a new condiment in town.<p>There's one dish on the menu at NYC's newly reopened <b>Dirt Candy</b> that recently caught the attention of several <i>Bon Appétit</i> staffers: the <b>Korean fried broccoli</b>. The deep-fried broccoli bites are coated in an addictive spicy sauce that gets its deep, …

Boko Haram kidnap over 500 women and children in Nigeria - residents

Islamist militants Boko Haram have snatched at least 500 children from a town in northern Nigeria, according to locals.<p>Residents in the town of …

Bomb experts defuse 450kg second world war explosive in London

Bomb disposal experts have disarmed a 450kg (1,000lb) bomb from the second world war found in Bermondsey, south-east London. Local residents, evacuated to nearby hotels and a local sports centre after the device was discovered on Monday, have been allowed to return to their homes.<p>The device is …

Cheers, tears for U.S. Army convoy in Europe

<b>(CNN) —</b> A convoy of U.S. Army armored vehicles is drawing crowds, cheers and tears as it makes an 1,100-mile journey from the Baltics through Poland and the Czech Republic to Germany.<p>The trek is being made by troops from the 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment and is dubbed a "Dragoon Ride" after …

Official: Boko Haram using civilians as human shields

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram is using an unknown number of civilians as human shields as its fighters flee an offensive by multinational forces, …

UK must do more to stop foreign radicals 'preying' on teenagers - MPs | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British MPs on Thursday criticised the government for not doing more to prevent the radicalisation of young Britons and to stop them and other citizens travelling to join jihadist groups in places such as Syria and Iraq.<p>Keith Vaz, the head of Britain's influential Home Affairs …

Prince Charles letters: Supreme Court ruling allows publication

A panel of seven senior judges rules letters written by Charles to government ministers can be revealed to the public<p>The UK's highest court has refused to overturn a ruling which paved the way for publication of <b>letters written by the Prince of Wales</b> to government ministers.<p>Supreme Court justices in …

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Richard III 'given dignity denied in death' as he is laid to rest

Fallen king's remains buried in Leicester<p>The burial of a king began with the words of a Queen.<p>Her Majesty did not attend the service to reinter one of her most divisive predecessors but her 142-word message to Richard III greeted the congregation as they arrived at Leicester Cathedral.<p>As tributes …

Big Shelves Of Antarctic Ice Melting Faster Than Scientists Thought

The Antarctic is far away, freezing and buried under a patchwork of ice sheets and glaciers. But a warming climate is altering that mosaic in unpredictable ways — research published Thursday shows that the pace of change in parts of the Antarctic is accelerating.<p>Ice Shelf Collapse<p>In 2002, the …

CIA mastermind behind bin Laden killing, aka 'Captain Ahab', to be removed from post

The head of the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center (CTC), who masterminded the killing of Osama bin Laden and the drone campaign, is being removed from …

Spotlight on co-pilot who appears to have deliberately crashed Germanwings jet

Investigators are attempting to uncover more information about the co-pilot who appears to have deliberately crashed the ill-fated Germanwings passenger jet.<p>A French prosecutor turned the spotlight on 28-year-old Andreas Lubitz who was at the controls of the plane that was carrying 150 passengers …

Airplanes

Germanwings crash prompts airlines to introduce cockpit ‘rule of two’

Some airlines say they will change rules to ensure two crew are always in cockpit after Airbus A320 pilot is locked out before crash<p>Some airlines are to change their rules to ensure two crew members are in plane cockpits at all times, after a co-pilot appeared to deliberately crash a Germanwings …

Alleged American ISIS Commander Abu Muhammad Al-Amriki Killed: Reports

An ISIS commander who claims to have lived in the U.S. has been killed, according to jihadis in the Middle East.<p>Abu Muhammad Al-Amriki, who gained notoriety last February when he appeared in a video blasting al-Qaeda’s Syria branch, Jabhat al-Nusra, was a high-ranking figure within ISIS. The name …

How Your Webcam May Be Spying on You

Remember that song from 1984, “Somebody’s watching me?” It was a great foreshadowing of things to come: These days, people really CAN watch you while you go about your business at home…through your computer. So if someone confides in you that “they’re spying on me through my computer,” don’t be too …

Paris mayor calls on world's top architects to 'reinvent Paris'

From industrial wasteland to posh town mansions and an electrical sub-station - Anne Hidalgo, Paris' Socialist mayor, unveils urban experiment of unprecented magnitude to revamp sites across the French capital<p>Paris's mayor has launched an ambitious plan to "reinvent" the French capital, asking top …

Teachers told: sex at 13 'is normal part of growing up'

Family campaigners criticise national guidance endorsed by the Department for Education that suggests having sex at 13 is a "safe and healthy" part of growing up<p>Schools are being told that children should be able to have consensual sex at the age of 13 as part of government-backed guidance, it …

US midterm elections 2014: Republicans hint at compromise

As America waits to see if a new Republican-controlled Congress can find common ground with the Obama administration, GOP leaders indicate they are willing to try<p>President Barack Obama should work to help end the “perpetual conflict” of American politics, a senior Republican party leader said on …

US midterm elections 2014: Republican Senate victory dooms Obama to lame duck status

Republicans seize control of the US Senate as President's party is defeated in races across the US<p>Republicans seized control of the US Senate last night, leaving a lame duck President <b>Barack Obama</b> to contend with a Republican-dominated Congress in his last two years in office.<p>American voters vented …

How the CIA brought Animal Farm to the screen

The film version of Animal Farm was released to acclaim six decades ago. There was a gala launch at the United Nations in New York in 1954 and the film was praised by national newspapers. "The British out-Disney Disney" was one headline.<p>George Orwell's novella remains a set book on school …

Kim Jong-un photobombed by stuffed animals in compromising position

A very brave prankster showed up the North Korean leader with what appeared to be two animal teddies in a suggestive position during his visit to a newly opened orphanage<p>More heads could roll in North Korea after closer inspection of photos showing <b>Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader,</b> visiting an …

Tightrope artist survives blindfolded walk between Chicago skyscrapers

Daredevil Nik Wallenda wows Chicago and the world with two skyscraper crossings on a tightrope without a safety net or a harness<p>Thousands of cheering fans packed the streets around the city's Marina City towers to watch Nik Wallenda, 35, heir to the Flying Wallendas' family business, complete the …

AeroMobil 3.0 flying car appears to work

There's something about the idea of the flying car that continues to grab people's attention – at least to anyone sitting unmoving in traffic who just wishes they could take off and fly away. Of course, that's not really possible, but it doesn't keep people from trying to make it a reality. It's …

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British-Iranian woman sentenced to a year in prison in Tehran for wanting to watch volleyball

Ghoncheh Ghavami, a British woman with Iranian citizenship, has been sentenced to serve a year in prison for attending a men's volleyball game<p>A British-Iranian has been sentenced by a court in Tehran to spend a year in prison as punishment for trying to attend a men’s volleyball match.<p>Ghoncheh …

Israel reopens al-Aqsa mosque compound before Friday prayers

Israel reopened the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem on Friday before the weekly Muslim prayers, after a rare closure following clashes sparked by the killing by police of a Palestinian shooting suspect.<p>The streets of east Jerusalem were calm before midday prayers, following an Israeli …

Boko Haram denies it has agreed ceasefire

The Islamist group Boko Haram has denied claims by Nigeria’s government that it has agreed to a ceasefire and will release more than 200 abducted schoolgirls.<p>The announcement came in a video sent to Agence France-Presse on Saturday in which the militant group’s leader, Abubakar Shekau, ruled out …

Nato jets intercept Russian warplanes following 'unusual level of air activity'

Nato aircraft tracked Russian strategic bombers over the Atlantic and Black Sea on Wednesday and sorties of fighters over the Baltic in what the Western alliance called an unusual burst of activity at a tense time in East-West relations.<p>In all, Nato said in a statement, its jets had intercepted …