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A separatist separated from his people: An interview with Syed Ali Shah Geelani, The Foreign Desk

A separatist separated from his people: An interview with Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Syed Ali Shah Geelani has problems with both of his eyes, one of his kidneys has been removed and the other has been reduced a quarter by a surgeon’s knife. His gall bladder has also been taken out. A pacemaker on his heart was replaced a couple of years ago. He is 81 years [...]

By | The Foreign Desk | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 12:08 pm

World of weather: Help predict future floods, Notebook

World of weather: Help predict future floods

In autumn 2000, during Britain’s wettest September to November period since records began, widespread flooding caused significant damage to large parts of England and Wales.

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 10:59 am

Caught & Social: It’s Chezza and Chas, Uncategorized

Caught & Social: It’s Chezza and Chas

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 10:56 am

Today from <i>i</i>: It’s all about the brolly, Notebook

Today from i: It’s all about the brolly

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 10:45 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 10:39 am

They must be drug addicts…, Notebook

They must be drug addicts…

At what point does a dictator lose all touch with reality; is it after twenty years?  Thirty years?  For Muammer Gaddafi, it seems that even forty-two years in power have not been enough.
It seems that Gaddafi, just like the Libyan demonstrators, has passed the point of no return. The farewell speeches of Mubarak and Ben [...]

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 10:01 am

Online House Hunter: First-time buyers, Property

Online House Hunter: First-time buyers

Don’t be shy. The Online House Hunter points out how first-time buyers can get help joining the property market. And not just from mum and dad.

By | Property | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 7:00 am

iBet: Don’t bet against Porto at home, Sport

iBet: Don’t bet against Porto at home

Porto v Seville, Europa League, Kick off 5pm
Lay Seville at 4 to one with Betfair
Seville have a mountain to climb after losingt 2-1 at home to Porto in the first leg and I don’t think they are capable of turning the Portuguese league leaders over. Some good judges quietly fancy Porto to go deep into [...]

By | Sport | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 at 1:00 am

Paxman Can’t Be Biased, Because Wossy Agrees With Him, Eagle Eye

Paxman Can’t Be Biased, Because Wossy Agrees With Him

Stan Rosenthal, who forced the BBC Trust to admit, three months after the event, that Jeremy Paxman was guilty of bias and in breach of the BBC Charter requirement of impartiality, has complained about his presenting of Newsnight last night.
Paxman opened an interview with Douglas Alexander, shadow foreign secretary (8′45″ in), by asking: “Are you [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 8:55 pm

My Interview on Eating Disorders, Notebook

My Interview on Eating Disorders

Straight from the Anorexic’s mouth:
BBC Interview with myself and Dr Ty Glover
Zap to 1 hour 9 minutes…
More later!

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 at 6:21 pm

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