‘Mini’ strokes must be treated ‘within hours’ to prevent major

Strokes are serious life-threatening medical emergencies. They occur when blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. Depending on the type of stroke someone experiences this could be due to a blood clot or a blood vessel bursting, among other causes. The most common type of a stroke is known as an ischaemic […]


Girl rescued after spending 150 hours under rubble from Turkey

A two-year-old girl has been rescued after spending 150 hours stuck under rubble as Turkey and Syria remain in crisis. The young child was later transferred to a hospital in Adana in southern Turkey. Images show the little girl being cared for by medical teams. Turkey and Syria were hit by a deadly 7.8 magnitude […]


Here’s where the cast of Open All Hours are now

Channel 5 is airing a celebration of Roy Clarke’s BBC sitcom, which starred Ronnie Barker as shopkeeper Arkwright and David Jason as his nephew Granville. Open All Hours: 50 Years of Laughter will include interviews with some of the show’s best-loved stars. has all you need to know about where the original cast are […]


Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Meta, Align

Rafael Henrique | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in after-hour trading. Meta — The Facebook parent jumped 17% after the company announced a $40 billion stock buyback when reporting quarterly results. Meta beat analysts’ estimates for fourth-quarter revenue, according to Refinitiv. Meta also said it lost $13.7 […]


Icelandic storm to ravage UK in hours with power-cuts and 80mph

Violent winds of up to 80mph are set to batter large swathes of the UK today, with Scotland copping the brunt over a 16-hour period. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for wind covering four large regions, with experts foreseeing power cuts and disruption to mobile phone networks. Energy firm SSEN has […]


Gautam Adani’s $2.4bn share sale enters final hours

Gautam Adani’s $2.4bn equity sale has received bids for more than 60 per cent of shares on offer as it enters its final hours, with the Indian billionaire working to shore up support in response to a short seller report targeting his industrial empire. The equity sale was initially intended to widen the shareholder base […]


Canadian doctors spend millions of hours on unnecessary paperwork

Dr. Leisha Hawker reserves a full work day each week just to do paperwork. She sees no patients and works through form after form, so she can get home in time to put her daughter to bed. She’s not alone in this routine. The Halifax family doctor, who is also the president of Doctors Nova Scotia, said it’s estimated […]


Netflix Movie Racks up Millions of Hours, Illuminating a

Natalia Beristáin’s Noise on Netflix is a harrowing Mexican drama that follows the attempts of a mother, Julia (Julieta Egurrola), to find her daughter, Gerturis, who has been missing for nine months. On her journey to find her daughter, Julia realizes that the trauma she has been experiencing is not her alone as many people […]


Dad dies of heart attack after waiting almost two hours for

A grief-stricken widow was devastated to hear her husband’s tragic last words on the phone as he lay stricken having suffered a heart attack alone at home – amid a near two-hour wait for an ambulance. Michael Wright, 33, died that same evening in hospital, a tragedy his 31-year-old wife Vicki has described as “avoidable” as […]


We Played 2 Hours of Like a Dragon: Ishin!

The western release of Like a Dragon: Ishin is a curious proposition. It’s a remake of the 2014 spin-off of the core series and, like the original, relies on intimate knowledge of the mainline series for its experimental elseworlds narrative to land. And yet, Ishin is a completely original story that has the potential to […]