?Busy? Brit mums ''failing to give cooking lessons to kids?
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar 17 (ANI): ‘Busy’ British parents are finding it difficult to pass on simple recipes, says a new research, which found that three-quarters of mums do not give their children regular cooking lessons.
On the behalf of the Potato Council, 2,039 people were interviewed an ....
Calum Best to be interviewed by cops in rape case
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar 17 (ANI): Former fashion model Calum Best is to be interviewed by cops after a woman claimed to have been raped while he was asleep just a few feet away.
As per the woman, she and a female friend of hers met the Love Island winner and another man in a bar, and they invited both ....
?Scared? Brit parents ?raising kids in captivity?
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar 17 (ANI): British parents are so afraid to let their kids go outside that children are being "raised in captivity", says a leading academic.
According to Professor Tanya Byron, adults are afraid of young people in Britain''s risk-averse society.
The cl ....
Website offers UK citizens to choose candidates for elections
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar. 17 (ANI): A political group has offered UK citizens a chance to choose candidates online for the upcoming national and European elections.
The Jury Team, which has pledged to offer "politics without parties", wants more independents to fight in elections in the UK.
Airlines ''short change'' passengers for lost luggage, watchdog claims
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar.17 (ANI): A consumer watchdog has claimed that passengers are often awarded compensation of less than a tenth of the value of their possessions when airlines lose their bags.
It is estimated that 42 million bags went missing in 2007.
According to the Air Transport Users Counci ....
Scottish schoolteacher sacked for viewing porn sites in class
( 17-Mar-2009 ) London, Mar 17 (ANI): A Scottish teacher has been sacked for surfing porn websites while teaching a class of 13-year-olds.
Dr Jeremy Dobson, a Physics teacher at one of country''s leading fee-paying schools, used to access restricted websites that featured pictures of naked and half-n ....