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Five things we learnt from Jeremy Corbyn's speech

The Labour leader's first conference speech gives us an insight into his plans for the party, as well as what he thinks of himself<p>1. He won't budge on Trident<p>The Labour leader has made no secret of his opposition to renewing the UK’s nuclear weapons system, but he used his conference speech to make …

Stop sale of firecrackers in Dussehra and Diwali, 3 toddlers urge SC

Three toddlers aged between 6 and 14 months have moved the Supreme Court seeking its intervention to stop the use of loud firecrackers during …

Pollution

India’s mobile dream becomes a nightmare of dropped calls

Rapid telecoms growth and poor infrastructure are threatening Narendra Modi’s dream of digitally connecting urban and rural India<p>In the past decade, nearly one billion people have been connected to wireless phone services as part of India’s mobile communications revolution, making it the …

India

'X Factor': Sinitta Replaced At Judges' Houses, With One Direction Singer Louis Tomlinson To Join Simon Cowell

If you’re a fan of C-list popstars from the 80s modelling foliage as swimwear, then we advise you make sure you’re sitting down before you read on - …

Simon Cowell

LG G4 Pro Specs Confirmed By Benchmarks

We have been hearing rumors about the new LG G4 Pro smartphone for some time, the handset has now popped up in the GFX Benchmarks.<p>The LG G4 Pro is …

Mobile Technology

Rugby Has Lessons for Two Other Types of Football

On Sunday evening, almost 90,000 fans turned out at London's Wembley Stadium to see Ireland defeat Romania by 44-10 in the Rugby World Cup, an …

What is Britain's most hated dish?

A survey has found that curry has stolen Marmite's crown and is now the most divisive food in Britain.<p>The research, which aimed to reveal Britain's "food heaven and hell", found that while curry was named fifth on the list of food heaven it also ranked fourth on the list of food hell. This makes it …

Brussels Sprouts

The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan review – a frustrating trail

Fifty years ago, in that far-off time before the world wide web spun itself around our lives, it was easier to write a history of the world from a European perspective without too much embarrassment. In an age when stranger-than-fiction happenings are reported in real time and backed by equally …

Roads

Actor Paul Walker's daughter sues Porsche over fatal crash

Paul Walker's daughter sued Porsche for wrongful death Monday, claiming the sports car that her father was in when he was killed suffered from numerous design defects.<p>The lawsuit filed by Meadow Rain Walker seeks unspecified damages for defects that her lawyers claim kept the actor trapped in the …

U.S. Federal Courts

It's official: Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez are back together

True love never fades, or at least that seems to be the case for exes Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber. After weeks of speculation, the pair have now …

Supermoon lunar eclipse triggers supertide flood warning

Sea levels are governed by the gravitational pull of the moon and sun, a force which was offset when the orbs eclipsed on Monday morning<p>The Supermoon will cause supertides which could flood the coast of Britain as four natural phenomena conspire to cause huge swells, the Environment Agency has …

Floods

Could the Universe Be Lopsided?

One hundred years ago, Einstein re-envisioned space and time as a rippling, twisting, flexible fabric called spacetime. His theory of general …

Universe

Bill Bailey interview: 'I wish social media had never happened'

The curse of modern celebrity is that you're never entirely off-stage. <b>Bill Bailey, one of the country's most instantly recognisable comedians</b> – what with his shortish stature, balding pate, penetrating gaze and greying, hippyish beard ("A hobbit on speed," he once called himself) – is as aware of …

Social Media

The many faces of Digital India

OPEN TO OPINION<p>The meaning of PM Modi's project changes vastly as one moves from the US to India.<p>POLITICS<p>| Breaking views | 4-minute read | 28-09-2015<p>…

India