3 years ago

Walking or cycling to work can help you lose weight

Using public transport, cycling or walking, instead of driving to work, could help people shed pounds, a new study has found.

Researchers from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Centre for Diet and Activity Re read more...

3 years ago

Meet Dextrous Blue – the robot that sorts and folds clothes

Dextrous Blue is an 8-foot tall robot designed to do one of the most mundane household chores – sorting and folding clothes. Its creators, from the University of Glasgow, believe it could well be a technological breakthrough to rival th read more...

3 years ago

Nadal eases past Dimitrov in Madrid

Madrid - Rafa Nadal remains on course for a third straight Madrid Open title after sweeping past Grigor Dimitrov 6-3 6-4 in the quarter-finals on Friday.

The Spaniard, seeded third, came into the tournament with plenty of doubt over his read more...

3 years ago

Pellegrini: We can rival Barca

The gulf between the clubs seems large at present, Barca having beaten City four times in the Champions League over the past two seasons, comfortably ousting them from the tournament on each occasion.


The Spanish side ar

3 years ago

England coach Moores faces sack

London - Peter Moores is set to be sacked for the second time as England coach after Andrew Strauss takes up a new post in the national set-up, several British newspapers reported on Friday.

Strauss is the overwhelming favourite to land

3 years ago

House prices up by 1.6%, Halifax says

House prices rose by 1.6 per cent between March and April as the economy continued to pick up but new housing remained in short supply, according to Halifax.