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Rapper Dappy hospitalized after being kicked by horse

Rapper Dappy hospitalized after being kicked by horse

Nov. 30 | Hip-hop singer Dappy from the British hip-hop group N-Dubz has been hospitalized recently. The latest reports state that the singer fell from his horse and was kicked in the face. The incident occurred when the rapper was riding a horse at his Hertfordshire...

PlayStation 4 launches in UK

PlayStation 4 launches in UK

Nov. 29 | Following the debut of the Xbox One by Microsoft, it was Sony’s turn to release the highly anticipated PlayStation 4, which went on sale in the UK at midnight on November 29, 2013. A huge number of gamers could not wait to get their hands on the...

PlayStation 4 customers to face shortages during 2013 holiday season

PlayStation 4 customers to face shortages during 2013 holiday season

Nov. 28 | Tech giant Sony is all set to launch its much awaited next-gen console PlayStation 4 across the globe, including the UK on November 29, 2013. However, recent reports say that shortages of the new console can be expected, as pre-order sales were snapped...

Sherlock and Doctor Who included in BBC’s festive TV lineup

Sherlock and Doctor Who included in BBC’s festive TV lineup

Nov. 26 | The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is all set to reveal how Sherlock Holmes managed to survive falling to his certain death. The big revelation will be made in a festive TV lineup, which has been announced by the channel. The upcoming Christmas...

Esther Rantzen starts Silver Line Helpline for older people in UK

Esther Rantzen starts Silver Line Helpline for older people in UK

Nov. 25 | British journalist and TV presenter Esther Rantzen has started the Silver Line Helpline for older people in the UK. The Silver Line has been created in order to link older people who are lonely to different services in their neighborhoods. It has a goal...

UK gamers rush to stores for Xbox One’s launch at midnight

UK gamers rush to stores for Xbox One’s launch at midnight

Nov. 22 | US-based software giant Microsoft has launched its highly anticipated Xbox One in the UK on November 22, 2013 and the new device will be priced at £429.99. A huge number of the next-gen console’s fans waited in line outside a pop-up Game store...

Tube to run all night on weekends in London, job cuts announced

Tube to run all night on weekends in London, job cuts announced

Nov. 21 | London Underground has stated that tube trains will run all night during weekends, however, the majority of ticket offices will be closed and 750 jobs will be lost, according to latest reports. It has been announced that as of 2015, trains will be running...

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

Nov. 20 | The highly anticipated Thanksgiving Day in the United States is fast approaching and it represents one of the most special and beloved family holidays of the year. As the holiday is almost here, the details of 2013 Thanksgiving Day Countdown apps for...

Microsoft unveils Office Remote app

Microsoft unveils Office Remote app

Nov. 19 | Tech giant Microsoft on November 19, 2013 announced the release of its Office Remote, which is a new application that enables users to turn their Windows Phone into a smart remote. The application will allow users to be in control of Microsoft Office...

New mothers in UK not to be given shopping vouchers for breastfeeding

New mothers in UK not to be given shopping vouchers for breastfeeding

Nov. 15 | In order to change the poor breastfeeding figures in the UK, the National Health Service has started paying mothers with shopping vouchers if they agreed to breastfeed for six months. However, the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg on November 14, 2013...