Tag: incident

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Random Sort Ascending
View:

Nasa delays James Webb space telescope launch after ‘sudden’ incident

18 Views0 Comments

The launch of the $10bn (£7.5bn) James Webb space telescope has been delayed again, after an incident during the final preparations to place the telescope on top of its launch vehicle. The spacecraft was scheduled to ...

‘Accidents happen’: rescuer says caving is safe after Brecon Beacons incident – video

103 Views0 Comments

An injured man was rescued from a cave in south Wales after being trapped for more than two days at least 300 metres from the surface. The man was brought out of Ogof Ffynnon Ddu in the Brecon Beacons at around 7.45pm...

Caving safer ‘than watching TV’, says rescuer after Brecon Beacons incident

21 Views0 Comments

One of the rescuers who extricated an injured man from a cavern deep beneath the Brecon Beacons has argued that sitting on a sofa watching television is more dangerous than caving. The injured man, who is in his 40s, ...

Labour hit by ‘cyber incident’ affecting members’ data

53 Views0 Comments

Labour has said it has been hit by a “cyber incident” that meant that a “significant quantity” of members’ and supporters’ data became inaccessible. The party said the impact of the incident, affecting an external sup...

Teesside airport runway closed after three hurt in light aircraft incident

26 Views0 Comments

Teesside airport’s runway is closed after an incident involving a light aircraft left three people in hospital. The airport said in a statement on Twitter that the incident occurred at 9.39am on Saturday and the pilot...

Kamil Glik’s wife receives online death threats after Kyle Walker incident

30 Views0 Comments

Kamil Glik’s wife has been targeted with online abuse as the fallout continues from England’s bad-tempered 1-1 draw with Poland in World Cup qualifying on Wednesday. Marta Glik posted screenshots of the abuse on her I...

Extreme caution urged in Gulf of Oman after ‘non-piracy incident’

50 Views0 Comments

A “non-piracy incident” is under way off the coast of Fujairah, in the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) reported on Tuesday. The UKMTO warning notice, based on a third-party s...

FA fined £25,630 for laser incident, anthem boos and fireworks in semi-final

37 Views0 Comments

The Football Association has been fined €30,000 (£25,630) after a laser pointer was directed at Denmark’s goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during England’s Euro 2020 semi-final win. The punishment, confirmed on Saturday b...

Concerns grow for Chris Whitty’s safety after fourth harassment incident

67 Views0 Comments

Chris Whitty has been harassed four times in recent months, including by anti-lockdown protesters, prompting growing concerns for his safety. There are calls for England’s chief medical officer to get police protectio...

Belarus: US draws up sanctions for ‘ongoing abuses’ after plane incident

74 Views0 Comments

The Biden administration has said it is drawing up a list of targeted sanctions against key members of the Belarusian government which forced the landing of a passenger jet and had a journalist on board arrested. The ...

Canadian MP caught on camera urinating, weeks after naked incident

92 Views0 Comments

A Canadian lawmaker is temporarily stepping down from some duties and is “seeking assistance” after being caught on camera urinating during parliamentary proceedings, a month after being caught on camera naked during ...

Major incident declared in Lancashire after suspected gas explosion

53 Views0 Comments

A major incident has been declared after a gas explosion that reportedly destroyed up to three terrace houses in Heysham, Lancashire. Lancashire Fire said on Twitter that 10 units were called to a row of homes about 2...

Draughts match nearly triggers diplomatic incident between Poland and Russia

68 Views0 Comments

Not widely reputed as a game of belligerence and bellicosity, women’s draughts almost sparked a diplomatic incident between Warsaw and Moscow after a Polish official removed a Russian player’s flag during a world cham...

Teenager appears in court over Crawley college incident

59 Views0 Comments

A teenager has appeared in court following Monday’s armed incident at Crawley College. Sandijs Dreimanis, 18, was named by police and appeared in court on Wednesday morning. Students and staff had to be evacuated wit...

Teenager charged over Crawley college incident

64 Views0 Comments

A teenager has been charged following Monday’s armed incident at Crawley College. Sandijs Dreimanis, 18, has been named by police and is expected to appear in court later on Wednesday. Students and staff had to be ev...

Tesla crash: investigators ‘100% sure’ no one driving car in fatal Texas incident

87 Views0 Comments

Federal safety regulators have sent a team to investigate the fatal crash of a Tesla electric car in a Houston suburb in which no one was behind the wheel. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) sa...

« Prev