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BMW leaving F1 at the end of current season

July 30, 2009

BMW has announced that it will be pulling out of Formula One when the current season ends, making it the second car maker to do so in a year. The German-based firm made its announcement at a press conference on Wednesday, explaining that it will use the significant amount of money ...

New smell good experience for Scottish bus passengers

July 29, 2009

For Edinburgh residents that travel by public buses, there is a new experience in store at the city centre’s dingy bus stops, where they will not only be breathing in exhaust fumes, but also scents reminiscent of fresh country air. Passengers waiting for a bus will be able to close their ...

Scots teenager critical after stabbing at Turkish resort

July 28, 2009

A teenager from Scotland is said to be in critical condition after being attacked by a gang of knife-wielding youths in the tourist resort of Marmaris. Nineteen-year-old Glasgow resident Farhan Iqbal was on holiday with his brother and two teen-aged friends when they were attacked by more than 20 youths outside ...

Michael Jackson doctor under investigation for manslaughter

July 27, 2009

The personal physician treating Michael Jackson at the time of his death is now a suspect in the investigation as to the cause of the pop idol’s death, with documents found at his surgery revealing details of drugs found. Dr Conrad Murray, allegedly the last person to see the entertainer alive, ...

Official probe into Jackson death turns to personal physician

July 24, 2009

Authorities investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of pop icon Michael Jackson have seized information from his personal physician leading to widespread speculation that the investigation may turn into a criminal one. Almost a month after the King of Pop’s death, local and federal investigators raided Dr. Conrad Murray’s Houston clinic ...

Ferry passengers terrified by migrant gangs in Calais

July 23, 2009

Migrant gangs are reportedly targeting UK holidaymakers in Calais, carrying out “highway robberies”. Desperate for money to fund their illegal entry to the UK, many migrants have been blocking roads in the French town, forcing motorists, who trying to passing through, to stop. The travellers are then being robbed at knifepoint. Recently, the ...

Chris Brown makes public apology for assaulting Rihanna

July 22, 2009

Entertainer Chris Brown has made a public apology for assaulting Rihanna, his former girlfriend. Saying he was “truly, truly sorry”, he admitted that what he did to her was completely unacceptable and that he had apologised to Rihanna “countless”  times. Brown pleaded guilty in court to the assault on the singer, and ...

Mandela birthday celebrated with New York concert

July 21, 2009

Celebrities, including top entertainers and political figures, got together at Radio City Music Hall in New York city for an all-star concert to mark the 91st birthday of Nelson Mandela. The tribute was held on Saturday night, and celebrated the South African icon's birthday with a variety of musical selections ranging ...

Indonesia bombers said to be guests at Marriott

July 20, 2009

Authorities in Indonesia have said that they believe the two suicide bombers responsible for last Friday’s hotel bombings in Jakarta checked into the JW Marriott Hotel that morning, and later carried out coordinated bombings at the Marriott and the Ritz-Carlton, killing themselves and at least six others. At a press conference, ...

Police expected to call Michael Jackson death a homicide

July 17, 2009

Inside reports indicate that Los Angeles police are preparing to call the death of Michael Jackson a homicide after coming to the conclusion that the singer died as the result of a powerful anaesthetic. The TMZ celebrity gossip site cited “multiple law enforcement sources” in its report, which indicated that investigators ...

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