Kate Middleton calls for greater action to protect children in their ‘crucial early years’ in speech

The Duchess of Cambridge will today make her biggest ever public intervention as she calls for greater action to protect children in their ‘crucial early years’. Kate, 38, has been the driving force behind a new study – the largest of its kind in the UK on perceptions of early childhood – which reports that … Read more Kate Middleton calls for greater action to protect children in their ‘crucial early years’ in speech

10,000 free ATMs vanish in just two years as cashpoints that charge rise, report warns

10,000 free ATMs vanish in just two years as cashpoints that charge for withdrawals jump by a quarter, report warns Research noted a dramatic decline in machines offering free cash withdrawals  Communities in Wales, Scotland and the South West must travel the furthest for free cash, meaning the elderly and infirm are underserved  Affluent areas … Read more 10,000 free ATMs vanish in just two years as cashpoints that charge rise, report warns

Is this the death of the ARIAs? This year’s music awards ceremony suffers some of the lowest ratings

Best Pop Release Amy Shark – Everybody Rise Lime Cordiale – 14 Steps To A Better You  Sia – Together Tame Impala – Lost In Yesterday Troye Sivan – In A Dream Best Dance Release Alice Ivy – Don’t Sleep Dom Dolla – San Frandisco Flume Feat. Vera Blue – Rushing Back Northeast Party House … Read more Is this the death of the ARIAs? This year’s music awards ceremony suffers some of the lowest ratings

Trove of arrows dating back 6,000 years are discovered in Norway after drastic amounts of ice melts 

A veritable treasure trove of ancient artifacts has been discovered in an Norwegian ice patch that climate change has caused to melt. Researchers found nearly 70 arrow shafts, plus shoes, textiles and reindeer bones on a mountainside in Jotunheimen, about 240 miles from Oslo. Based on radiocarbon dating, the oldest arrows are from around 4100 … Read more Trove of arrows dating back 6,000 years are discovered in Norway after drastic amounts of ice melts 

Bird the size of a crow with a toucan-like beak lived on Madagascar 68 million years ago

‘Buck-toothed’ bird the size of a crow with a toucan-like beak lived on Madagascar 68 million years ago Remains of a bird’s skull have been found on the African island of Madagascar   The species has been called Falcatakely which means ‘small scythe beak’ By Joe Pinkstone For Mailonline Published: 18:54 GMT, 25 November 2020 | Updated: … Read more Bird the size of a crow with a toucan-like beak lived on Madagascar 68 million years ago

Evolution: Upper arm may hold the key to how vertebrates rose from the seas 390 million years ago

The key to how vertebrates first rose up out of the ocean and began to conquer the land some 390 million years ago may lie in the upper arm bone, a study has found.  US and UK experts found that the development of the humerus — the bone that runs from the shoulder to the … Read more Evolution: Upper arm may hold the key to how vertebrates rose from the seas 390 million years ago

Man, 32, who ‘snuffed out’ baby daughter’s life by shaking her to death is jailed for seven years 

A binman who ‘snuffed out’ the life of his two-month-old baby daughter by shaking her when she woke him with her crying was today jailed for seven years. Joseph Ray, 32, carried out the fatal attack on tiny Ava Ray at their flat in Prestonpans, East Lothian on November 1 2012.  He was woken by … Read more Man, 32, who ‘snuffed out’ baby daughter’s life by shaking her to death is jailed for seven years 

Speeding points Mr Fixit, 34, is jailed for two years

Disqualified driver dubbed ‘Mr Fixit’ who helped 14 motorists dodge speeding fines by claiming HE was at the wheel in exchange for £100 fee is jailed for two years Mark Clarke, of London, was hired to fill in court papers naming himself as driver  34-year-old did this even when the guilty party caught on camera … Read more Speeding points Mr Fixit, 34, is jailed for two years

The celebrities who picked up a gong at this year’s socially distanced ARIA Awards 2020

And the winners are… The celebrities who picked up a gong at this year’s socially distanced ARIA Awards 2020 By Demeter Stamell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 08:56 GMT, 25 November 2020 | Updated: 09:05 GMT, 25 November 2020 Guy Sebastian picked up the award for Best Video at the ARIA Awards 2020 in Sydney on Wednesday. … Read more The celebrities who picked up a gong at this year’s socially distanced ARIA Awards 2020

Bitcoin breaks $19,000 for first time in three years

Bitcoin breaks $19,000 for first time in three years with analysts predicting it could hit $300,000 in next 12 months By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:21 GMT, 24 November 2020 | Updated: 22:21 GMT, 24 November 2020 The value of bitcoin has smashed through $19,000 for the first time in almost three … Read more Bitcoin breaks $19,000 for first time in three years