Gillian Glackin

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Meet Your New Pet, A Domesticated Fox

Thanks to Russian scientists, a new breed of fox is available. And it’s pretty darn cute.<p>Dogs have been evolving as human companions for at least about 14,000 years. Cats have lived with us for 12,000. But if you want something a little more cutting edge–and you’re willing to pay up– a pet fox …


The Scottish referendum in nine key numbers

After two years of campaigning, Scotland is all set to decide whether it wants to be an independent country. Here are nine key figures about the vote<p>307 years - how long the union has been in existence<p>The Act of Union was signed in 1707 by the parliaments of both England and Scotland to make the …

As the search for missing Malaysia Airlines #MH370 plane moves into its 11th day, we've asked former pilots and aviation experts to take a look at some of the theories circulating on social media:

MH370: the unanswered questions about Malaysia Airlines missing plane

MH370: Why experts are baffled by the disappearance of the Malaysian Airways flight • Search for MH370 continues: live coverage<p>More than a week after the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, an ever-increasing number of questions remain unanswered or partly explained.<p>• <b>Why did no</b> …

Pleioblastus viridistriatus | kamuro-zasa

Tony Benn – educator, radical, champion of democracy | Leo Panitch | Opinion |

Today in pictures

Investigators focus on foul play behind missing Malaysia plane-sources | Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - An investigation into a missing Malaysian jetliner, now into its second week, is focusing more on the possibility of foul play as evidence suggests it was deliberately flown hundreds of miles off course, sources familiar with the Malaysian probe said.<p>Two sources told …

Interpol have named the two Iranian men who they believe boarded Malaysia Airlines flight #MH370 using stolen passports. They say they do not believe they have terrorist links. It's thought that Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad - seen here second from the left - was probably migrating to Germany. The other man, named as Delavar Seyed Mohammadreza (far right), is believed to have travelled with him on the missing plane. - What we know about flight #MH370: - How is the search being carried out? - Who were the passengers on the missing plane?

Although there is nothing to link the two stolen passport users to the fate of Flight #MH370, the plane's disappearance has exposed a series of loopholes and vulnerabilities in air travel:

Arsene Wenger: Jack Wilshere injury 'a blow'

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Jack Wilshere is "very down" after his injury and has gone away for a few days to think about something else<p>With Jack Wilshere out for six weeks, few would bet on Arsenal to win its first Premier League title since 2004.<p>The loss of the England midfielder, who …

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere can have a great World Cup, says Arsène Wenger

Arsène Wenger says the fracture Jack Wilshere suffered in England’s friendly will not end his World Cup dream<p><b>Arsenal v Everton: live</b><p>Arsène Wenger has vowed that Jack Wilshere would not become the latest <b>England</b> star to limp his way through a World Cup after plotting the “perfect” recovery timetable …

Wenger backs Wilshere for Brazil

Arsenal v Everton: live

Follow minute-by-minute commentary of the FA Cup quarter-final between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on Saturday March 8, 2014, kick-off 12.45 (GMT)<p><i>How many trophies will Arsenal win this season? Should Arsene Wenger leave if they finish pot-less? Everton fans: how's things your end?</i> …

Arsenal's hard edge starting to melt again

Arsenal 4-1 Everton : Gunners reach Wembley

Gunners book place in last four

Arsenal in raptures as Mesut Özil awakes from winter slump to spark sublime victory over Everton in FA Cup

Arsenal sorcerer conjures up sort of performance his team will need to overturn Munich deficit<p>Anyone watching <b>Mesut Özil,</b> Per Mertesacker and the rest of <b>Arsène Wenger's</b> players celebrate victory over <b>Everton</b> here at the Emirates yesterday will have understood this was an adrenalin shot for <b>Arsenal,</b> a …

Giroud needed the rest - Wenger

Wenger happy to do it tough

Arsenal, City on collision course - FA Cup semi final draw