Charlie Sheen is at it again. The volatile actor is reportedly up to his old tricks having allegedly fired co-star Selma Blair from his sitcom Anger Management via an expletive-filled text message.
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Tuesday 11 June 2013
AstraZeneca has bought the US lung drug specialist Pearl Therapeutics for $1.15bn (£740m) as it continues to resuscitate its product pipeline through deals.
Scientists proclaim MS treatment breakthrough after dramatic test results - but with small group so far
Wednesday 05 June 2013
Therapy involves extracting patient's white blood cells that are mixed with proteins and re-infused
Friday 31 May 2013
Rich Moore DVD/ Blu-ray (108mins)
European Court of Human Rights rejects Christians' cases that their religious rights were violated by employers
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Three British Christians who claimed their religious rights were violated by employers were told by European judges today that they could take their rejected cases no further.
Thursday 23 May 2013
Call follows wave of victims coming forward in the wake of the Jimmy Savile scandal
Saturday 18 May 2013
In the roll-call of student summer reading certain volumes stand out, including Desmond Morris's body language phenomenon The Naked Ape and Richard Bach's Jonathan Livingston Seagull. To those can be added a volume by Robert M Pirsig that snuggled its way into every hitchhiker's hand-crocheted body satchel. Unlike Bach, whose books were like being hit with a wiffle bat full of pot-pourri, Pirsig is the real deal. Born in 1928, this precocious university student was eventually expelled for studying too hard, after growing bewildered by the choice of multiple hypotheses in his chosen field, biochemistry. Overwhelmed by the limitations of science, he tackled Eastern philosophy instead, spending time in India before returning to a US college.
Saturday 18 May 2013
The Hedonist: What to see and where to be seen
Tuesday 14 May 2013
If we only ever talk about schizophrenia in the context of a violent murder, is it any surprise that the public think people with mental illness are dangerous?
Friday 10 May 2013
Aviva AGMs are usually like Christmas pantos: they come round once a year, feature heroes and (mostly) villains and the audience always enjoys taking part.
Wednesday 01 May 2013
Rockstar has released trailers that show each of the three main characters from Grand Theft Auto 5.
Thursday 18 April 2013
Teresa Solana is already known to us, as are her terrible twins, through two previous crime novels. Again translated by Peter Bush, The Sound of One Hand Killing is, however, the first in the series in which Solana and her twin Barcelona private eyes, Borja ("Pep") and Eduard Masdeu, actually meet on the page.
Wednesday 17 April 2013
The International Cycling Union has defended its actions after it was confirmed that Lance Armstrong returned test samples with traces of corticosteroids four times during the 1999 Tour de France.
Tuesday 09 April 2013
Reflexology may be as effective as painkillers, according to a new scientific survey.
Monday 08 April 2013
Fear may be felt in the heart as well as the head, according to a study that has found a link between the cycles of a beating heart and the likelihood of someone taking fright.
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