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Press Association 2014

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Evolving fish 'swimming faster and evading trawler nets'

Haringey Independent: Fish are learning to evade trawlers, it has been revealed

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Fish may be evolving to swim faster and evade capture in trawler nets, according to research.

Eating spicy food 'linked to living longer'

Haringey Independent: Eating spicy food frequently has been linked to a lower risk of death by researchers in China

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Eating spicy food has been linked to living longer.

Cancer survival lagging behind other developed countries, study finds

Haringey Independent: The proportion of patients living for five years after diagnosis was 5% to 12% lower in England

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Cancer survival in England is still lagging behind other developed countries despite some improvement, a study has found.

44% of doctors would not recommend their profession, says study

Haringey Independent: Thousands of junior doctors are starting their new jobs

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Nearly half of doctors would not recommend their profession, research suggests.

Chilcot Inquiry: David Cameron urges timetable on Iraq war report

Haringey Independent: Sir John Chilcot is heading up the inquiry into the Iraq war

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Sir John Chilcot should set out a timetable for publishing his long-awaited report on the Iraq War "pretty soon", David Cameron has demanded in a sign of his growing frustration at the delays in the process.

Tony Blair could stand trial for Iraq invasion war crimes, Jeremy Corbyn says

Haringey Independent: Former prime minister Tony Blair who could face war crimes charges according to Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn has suggested that Tony Blair could be made to stand trial for war crimes over the invasion of Iraq.

Sir Edward Heath sex abuse claims: Fifth police force receives allegations

Haringey Independent: Sir Edward Heath pictured in 1989 in the garden of his home in Salisbury (AP)

12:18am Wednesday 5th August 2015

A fifth police force has received allegations against Sir Edward Heath.

Large shops may open longer on Sundays under Tory Government plans

Haringey Independent: Local governments will get powers to decide on relaxing Sunday trading legislation

12:14am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Local authority chiefs are to be given the power to relax Sunday trading laws restricting the opening hours of large stores in their areas under new Government proposals.

Number of fines issued to hauliers over illegal immigrants triples

Haringey Independent: There were 3,319 fines issued to hauliers found carrying illegal immigrants in 2014/15

12:14am Wednesday 5th August 2015

The number of fines issued to hauliers found carrying illegal immigrants into the UK has more than tripled over three years as thousands of stowaways have been uncovered, figures show.

The Great British Bake Off 2015: Will this year's contestants live up to expectation?

Haringey Independent: The Great British Bake Off 2015: Will this year's contestants live up to expectation?

12:11am Wednesday 5th August 2015

We try to predict how the bakers will perform in the kitchen.

Emmerdale's helicopter crash and the biggest soap storylines of 2015

Haringey Independent: Emmerdale's helicopter crash and the biggest soap storylines of 2015

12:11am Wednesday 5th August 2015

What are the biggest events to have shaken up soapland this year?

Splits, births and marriages of 2015 so far

Haringey Independent: Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing: their relationship history in full

12:11am Wednesday 5th August 2015

While Ben and Jen have headed to Splitsville, Dec and Ali, along with Guy and Jacqui, have got married.

Debt management improving, Lloyds Bank survey shows

Haringey Independent: The number of people failing to keep up with debt repayments has fallen slightly since the beginning of the year, according to the research

12:04am Wednesday 5th August 2015

More people are getting on top of their debt repayments in further signs of growing consumer confidence, a report has found.

Customers 'unsure of current account value'

Haringey Independent: The survey found 84% of consumers have not changed their current account

12:04am Wednesday 5th August 2015

Most current account customers find it impossible to work out whether they are getting value for money, according to research.

Electric vehicles save motorists £750 a year, Go Ultra Low campaign claims

Haringey Independent: An ultra-low emission vehicle can save the average driver around £750 each year, campaigners say

12:04am Wednesday 5th August 2015

British motorists could save nearly £24.5 billion collectively on their fuel costs every year by going electric, according to campaigners.

Hook never lost faith

Haringey Independent: James Hook has a golden chance to press his World Cup claims in Wales' opening warm-up Test against Ireland

11:36pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

James Hook says that he has never contemplated quitting Test rugby - despite making just two starts for Wales since the last World Cup four years ago.

Nobody could hold back the tears as The One and Only Cilla returned to our screens

Haringey Independent: Nobody could hold back the tears as The One and Only Cilla returned to our screens

11:06pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Following the tragic news of her death, ITV paid tribute to the star with an incredibly moving documentary celebrating her at her best.

More medals "not probable" in Rio

Haringey Independent: EMBARGOED UNTIL 2230 AUGUST 4, 2015.'Team GB Greats' including Sir Chris Hoy, Anthony Joshua and Sir Steve Redgrave.

10:50pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

British athletes are unlikely to win as many medals at the Rio Olympics as they did at London 2012, the head of funding body UK Sport has said.

Chilcot Inquiry: David Cameron urges timetable on Iraq war report

Haringey Independent: David Cameron says a timetable towards the publication of the Chilcot Inquiry should be set out

10:38pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Sir John Chilcot should set out a timetable for publishing his long-awaited report on the Iraq War "pretty soon", David Cameron has demanded in a sign of his growing frustration at the delays in the process.

Bale happy at Real Madrid

Haringey Independent: Gareth Bale is enjoying life in Madrid

10:28pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Gareth Bale insisted he was happy at Real Madrid after playing a starring role in the 2-0 win over former club Tottenham at the Audi Cup in Munich.

Finn ready for extra responsibility

Haringey Independent: Steven Finn has 98 Test wickets

10:28pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Steven Finn knows expectations will be raised for his Edgbaston follow-up at Trent Bridge - especially in the absence of James Anderson - and he is embracing the extra responsibility.

Quiet 2014 blamed for fall in Royal Collection Trust revenue

Haringey Independent: There was no major royal event in 2014, after Prince George's birth in 2013 and before Princess Charlotte's this year

7:37pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

The lack of a major royal event to drive sales has been blamed by the Royal Collection Trust for a substantial fall in its retail income.

Heathrow passengers fly without luggage after power cut hits baggage system

Haringey Independent: The airport said it was working hard to reunite passengers with their bags as quickly as possible

7:36pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Some passengers had to fly from Heathrow without their luggage today after a power cut affected Terminal 5.

Ex-One Direction star Zayn Malik and fiancee Perrie Edwards 'have split'

Haringey Independent: Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards

7:34pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Former One Direction star Zayn Malik and his Little Mix fiancee Perrie Edwards have reportedly split.

Tearful Chris Evans pays tribute to CarFest crash pilot Kevin Whyman

Haringey Independent: Chris Evans at Oulton Park, Cheshire, after pilot Kevin Whyman was killed

7:33pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

A tearful Chris Evans used his BBC Radio 2 morning show to pay tribute to the pilot who died at the CarFest motor show over the weekend.

Ring of gamma ray bursts may be largest feature in the universe

Haringey Independent: The distribution of gamma ray bursts on the sky at a distance of seven billion light years, centred on a newly discovered ring (Royal Astronomical Society/PA)

7:33pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

A ring of nine cataclysmic explosions five billion light years across is thought to be the largest feature ever seen in the observable universe.

'Godfather' of football hooliganism gets five-year ban from stadiums

Haringey Independent: Gilroy Shaw let his "minions" do the fighting

7:33pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

A man dubbed a Godfather of football hooliganism by police has been banned from every ground in the country for five years.

Ex-One Direction star Zayn Malik and fiancee Perrie Edwards 'have split'

Haringey Independent: Ex-One Direction star Zayn Malik and fiancee Perrie Edwards 'have split'

7:18pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Rumours are swirling that the former boyband member has called it quits on his two-year engagement with the Little Mix star.

Say it isn't so?! Twitter reacts to those Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards split rumours

Haringey Independent: Say it isn't so?! Twitter reacts to those Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards split rumours

7:09pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

First One Direction, then Naughty Boy and now, the rumour is, the 22-year-old has called it quits on his fiancée too.

Di Maria happy to be joining PSG

Haringey Independent: Angel di Maria's unsuccessful stay at Old Trafford is almost over

6:30pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Angel di Maria's move from Manchester United to Paris St Germain appears all but done after the Argentina winger underwent a medical in Doha and expressed his happiness at the proposed switch.

Congratulations to Zooey Deschanel! New Girl star welcomes baby and becomes a Mrs

Haringey Independent: Congratulations to Zooey Deschanel! New Girl star welcomes baby and becomes a Mrs

6:28pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

The New Girl star has not only married producer Jacob Pechenik, she has also become a mother.

England approach Jayawardene

Haringey Independent: Mahela Jayawardene is in discussions with England

6:08pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

England appear poised to appoint Mahela Jayawardene as a batting consultant for their autumn trip to play Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.

Kane looking for more of the same

Haringey Independent: Tottenham's Harry Kane will bid to show he is no one-season wonder this term

5:01pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Tottenham striker Harry Kane hopes to build on his impressive campaign last term in the forthcoming Premier League season.

Ten most popular ways to make money from home

Haringey Independent: The third most popular way of making money was to install solar panels to cut bills and earn an income from the feed-in tariffs

4:59pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Brits hoping to earn money from home are most likely to set up an online business, buying and selling items on sites such as eBay and Gumtree.

One Direction's Louis Tomlinson: I'm 'buzzing' about becoming a dad

Haringey Independent: One Direction's Louis Tomlinson: I'm 'buzzing' about becoming a dad

4:50pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

The singer has spoken publicly for the first time about becoming a father.

Johnson revelling in crowd banter

Haringey Independent: Australia's Mitchell Johnson had his name sung loudly by England's fans at Edgbaston

4:28pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Mitchell Johnson may discover he gets less traction from the Trent Bridge crowd than he did at Edgbaston last week - but he will take every 'interaction' that comes his way as a compliment.

Mangala confident about opener

Haringey Independent: Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala accepts improvement is needed at the back

4:21pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Manchester City centre-back Eliaquim Mangala is confident the team will resolve their defensive problems before next week's season opener.

Stolen dog reunited with owners seven years later

Haringey Independent: PC Natasha Susnik from Warwickshire Police with Molly the Jack Russell who was reunited with her owners in County Durham after she was stolen in a burglary seven years ago (Warwickshire Police/PA)

4:16pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

A much-loved family pet stolen by burglars seven years ago is back home - after turning up 200 miles away.

Body of Jessica Lawson, 12, who died in France swimming accident, returns to UK

Haringey Independent: Jessica Lawson attended the Wolfreton School

4:13pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

The body of a 12-year-old girl who died in a swimming accident on a school trip to France has been brought back to the UK, her family has said.

Osama bin Laden's relatives' bodies 'incinerated' in private jet crash

Haringey Independent: Emergency services at Blackbushe Airport after the crash

4:13pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

The bodies of the relatives of Osama bin Laden were "incinerated" when the private jet they were flying in crash-landed at a car auction site, a coroner has said.

Guy thrilled with unexpected win

Haringey Independent: James Guy is a world champion

4:07pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

James Guy won Great Britain's second gold of the FINA Aquatics World Championships in Kazan in the men's 200 metres freestyle, having wondered if he would even make the final.

IAAF refutes blood test allegations

Haringey Independent: The IAAF has denied blood test allegations made by The Sunday Times and a German broadcaster

4:04pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Allegations that international athletics officials turned a blind eye to suspicious blood tests involving hundreds of athletes have been strenuously denied by the IAAF, the governing body for the sport.

Gatland: Players ready for Ireland

Haringey Independent: Warren Gatland's men are ramping up their World Cup preparations

3:57pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has no doubt his players understand the importance of Saturday's Millennium Stadium clash against Ireland as a fierce battle for World Cup squad places intensifies.

Openers power Black Caps to victory

Haringey Independent: Martin Guptill passed 4,000 ODI runs in a convincing New Zealand win

3:53pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Martin Guptill and Tom Latham blasted New Zealand's second-best one-day international opening stand of all time in a convincing 10-wicket victory over Zimbabwe.

Cilla Black: post-mortem reveals star died of a stroke

Haringey Independent: Cilla Black: See her 9 best online video moments

3:49pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Cilla Black died after falling in her Spanish villa and suffering a stroke at the age of 72.

Ibrahimovic a doubt for PSG opener

Haringey Independent: Zlatan Ibrahimovic worked alone at Paris St Germain's training session on Tuesday

3:38pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a major doubt for Paris St Germain's opening game of the Ligue 1 season, according to reports in France.

UK spending £70m a year supporting failed asylum seekers

Haringey Independent: A group of asylum seekers arrive at the Grand Burstin Hotel in Folkestone, Kent, last year where they were moved to ease overcrowding

3:36pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Britain is spending more than £70 million a year to support failed asylum seekers, the Government has revealed.

Ireland wait on Healy injury

Haringey Independent: Cian Healy, left, is still battling neck trouble as Ireland approach their World Cup warm-up matches

3:24pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Simon Easterby admits it is not ideal that Cian Healy could arrive at the World Cup without full match fitness as the Ireland prop battles neck trouble.

Lewis Hamilton's new hairdo: Fashion forward or 'keep your helmet on, Lewis?'

Haringey Independent: Lewis Hamilton's new hairdo: Fashion forward or 'keep your helmet on, Lewis?'

2:48pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Lewis is bringing braids back, but does his new look work or not?

Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery discusses music and Lady Mary

Haringey Independent: Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery plans to go pop

6:02pm Tuesday 4th August 2015

Viewers of the next series of Downton will be in for a sartorial treat too, she revealed.

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