Karina Lucas

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As the lights go out, their memory burns bright

At 11-o'clock the Duchess of Cornwall extinguishes a single candle to mark the moment, 100 years ago, the First World War began<p>At 11 o’clock, at the hour at which, 100 years ago, the world sleepwalked into the “war to end all wars”, a single candle was extinguished at Westminster Abbey by the …

Westminster Abbey

Oscar Pistorius out of legal options as request to appeal rejected

Oscar Pistorius has come to the "end of the road" in his lengthy legal battle over his conviction for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.<p>The former …

Man dies after building partially collapses in London's Grosvenor Square

A man died and another person was injured after a fall on a building site in Grosvenor Square, central London. The man, believed to be in his early 30s, died while he was working on a building site in the square, where the US embassy is located. The ambulance service said the second man was treated …

Oscar Pistorius appears to change his defense under questioning

PRETORIA, South Africa --<p>Reeva Steenkamp, the 29-year-old model and girlfriend of South African Olympic athleteOscar Pistorius, had a sports bag packed with her clothes, ready to leave his house, the night he fatally shot her, prosecutor Gerrie Nel told Pretoria’s high court Monday.<p>The only items …

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Co-pilot's cell phone was on, U.S. official says

The phone of the first officer of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was on and made contact with a cell tower in Malaysia about the time the plane disappeared from radar, a U.S. official told CNN on Monday.<p>However, the U.S. official -- who cited information shared by Malaysian investigators -- said …

Trojan Horse: 25 schools probed over alleged takeover plot

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/regions/west_midlands/1069000/1069151_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1529304416_bca2bac06a36d780ae11382a0af82a62<p><b>An investigation into an alleged hard-line Islamist takeover plot of Birmingham schools has widened, with 25 schools now under the</b> …

Great Britain

Novartis to sell off land for housing while exploring options for future science or business park

Pharmaceutical giant Novartis will sell off part of its Horsham site for housing while exploring the potential to re-use land as a science or …

Voting against housing plan ‘is not an option’- but leader says vote was ‘not subject to a whip’

The Conservative leader of Horsham District Council Ray Dawe was this week challenged by the Horsham Society as to whether his colleagues were …

LETTER: Three weeks until plan is confirmed

The WSCT has done an excellent job to highlight the failed processes at Horsham District Council (HDC) and the political machinations of Cllrs Ray …

Watching these two old women fly for the first time is pure gold

One of the things I hate about today's world is that we take <i>everything</i> for granted. We communicate through light and electricity, fly in metal …

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