Katie Enkler

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Frears tells tragic Philomena story for humour

<b>Stephen Frears's film Philomena, co-written by, and starring Steve Coogan, won the best screenplay award at this year's Venice Film Festival.</b><p>A festival favourite, one critic called it "the best reaction to a film since the first screening of The King's Speech".<p>The film adapts the real-life story …

'World's largest volcano discovered beneath Pacific

<b>Scientists say that they have discovered the single largest volcano in the world, a dead colossus deep beneath the Pacific waves.</b><p>A team writing in the journal Nature Geoscience says the 310,000 sq km (119,000 sq mi) Tamu Massif is comparable in size to Mars' vast Olympus Mons volcano - the largest …

Norway election: Terror survivors run for parliament

<b>Two years after the extreme-right terror attacks on Norway's Labour government and youth movement, voters look set to elect a centre-right government on Monday.</b><p>Vegard Groeslie Wennesland has donned his red Labour Party T-shirt for his last day of campaigning ahead of Norway's first parliamentary …

Historic clipper City of Adelaide 'floats again' for first time since 1991

<b>Hundreds of people have watched in Irvine as the oldest surviving clipper ship in the world floated for the first time in more than 20 years.</b><p>The City of Adelaide has been on dry land at the Scottish Maritime Museum in North Ayrshire since being salvaged in 1992 after sinking in the River Clyde.<p>The …

Syria chemical arms: 'Global red line' crossed - Kerry

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1008000/1008838_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524681060_12f3666937d03c1bd73ff876736f8406<p><b>US Secretary of State John Kerry says he and Arab League foreign ministers have agreed that the Syrian president's alleged use of chemical weapons</b> …

Double amputee James Simpson completes 'tough' Spartan Race

<b>A soldier who lost both legs in an explosion has become the first British double amputee to complete a gruelling obstacle course.</b><p>Lance Bombardier James Simpson lost his limbs after he stepped on an explosive device in Afghanistan in 2009.<p>The 27-year-old, from Rawdon in Leeds, spent months training …

Olympics 2020: Wrestling reinstated to Games

<b>Wrestling has been reinstated as an Olympic sport for the 2020 and 2024 Games after being voted in ahead of baseball/softball and squash.</b><p>International Olympic Committee (IOC) members conducted a secret electronic ballot on the issue in Buenos Aires.<p>Wrestling had been dropped from the 2020 Olympic …

Syria crisis: US and France heal Iraq wounds

<b>Every day the possibility of the US and France leading military action against Syria edges closer. If it happens, it will mark another twist in a long and complex relationship.</b><p>Barack Obama and Francois Hollande were the only two leaders at the G20 meeting in Moscow committed to using force against …

Red wine - what's behind its healthy reputation?

<b>In recent years, red wine has received some pretty good press. When we think of a healthy form of alcohol, red wine tends to be the top choice.</b><p>But why - and does it deserve all the attention?<p>Scientists agree that there is something in red wine that, when drunk in moderation, can help to protect the …

Syria crisis: UK 'closely aligned' with US says Hague

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/1008000/1008991_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524895828_fe1715920b2199932914fa6d197a895e<p><b>William Hague says the UK and US remain "closely aligned" on Syria, after talks with his US counterpart John Kerry.</b><p>The UK foreign secretary said …

Australia's PM-elect Tony Abbott starts power transition

<b>Australia's PM-elect Tony Abbott has arrived in Canberra to begin the transition to his coalition government, after Saturday's decisive election win.</b><p>Mr Abbott's Liberal-National coalition won a commanding lower house majority, ending six years of Labor party rule.<p>The make-up of the senate, however, …