Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Manufacturers are being challenged to cut sugar by 20% in their products by 2020 Sugar limits for everyday foods such as biscuits, chocolate bars and cereals have been published by public health officials in a bid to make UK children more healthy. Public Health England is challenging businesses to […]

A land search has been launched in the hunt for a helicopter carrying five people that went missing over north Wales. Police are working with mountain rescue teams, UK Coastguard and aeronautical rescue coordination centre. Ground teams are in Snowdonia, but North Wales Police said the weather has reduced visibility to 10m (32ft). The privately-owned […]

Ivanka Trump will take an official government role as an unpaid adviser to her father US President Donald Trump, the White House announced on Wednesday. The first daughter, whose husband Jared Kushner also works as a senior advisor to the president, will not receive a salary for her work as a federal employee. Kushner, a real […]

In the wake of Snapchat’s impressive IPO, media company Buzzfeed is planning one of their own. The digital news and content giant, which has over 200 million monthly users and 18 offices around the globe, is making plans to go public in 2018. The company was started in 2006 by Huffington Post co-founder Jonah Peretti, who […]

As Perez Shakes Up Staff, Sanders Urges ‘Total’ Overhaul for Democratic Party

March 29, 2017

The Democratic National Committee’s newly-installed chair, Tom Perez, has asked for the resignations of all the organization’s staffers—a reorganization Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says is “absolutely” needed. The call for the resignations, with a deadline of April 15, comes “as the DNC attempts a makeover following the 2016 election cycle that left many in the […]

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Helicopter carrying five goes missing

March 29, 2017

Image caption HM Coastguard helicopters are searching for the missing aircraft A helicopter with five people on board has gone missing over Caernarfon Bay in north Wales. The privately-owned helicopter is believed to have left Milton Keynes earlier on Wednesday en route to Dublin. The UK Coastguard said radar contact was lost on Wednesday afternoon. […]

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Brexit sovereignty plan set out in Great Repeal Bill

March 29, 2017

Image copyright Getty Images The government will set out how it plans to remove EU law from the statute book later by publishing details of its Great Repeal Bill. Having formally triggered Brexit, ministers are promising a “smooth and stable transition” with legislation ending the supremacy of EU judges. It will also incorporate thousands of […]

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Bridge tribute to Westminster attack victims

March 29, 2017

Media captionThe commemorations mark one week since the Westminster attack Thousands of people have come together to mark one week since the Westminster attack, in which four victims and the attacker died. Police officers, doctors and hundreds of members of a Muslim youth association were among those walking across Westminster Bridge in memory. Leeds, Leicester, […]

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