Articles By Tom Porter

From Society Dec 15, 2013

One In 10 Britons Do Not Know What Christmas Day Means

Survey exposes ignorance of religious meaning of Christmas.

From Society Dec 15, 2013

Centurion Attacks Tourist Outside Rome Colosseum

Roman soldier loses temper with US tourist.

From Society Dec 15, 2013

Iran Sends Second Monkey into Space

Red shirted monkey Fargam, or Auspicious, blasted 75 miles into space.

From Society Dec 15, 2013

Middle East Snowstorms Heap Misery on Syrian Refugees

Thousands of Syrian refugees at risk in freezing temperatures.

From Society Dec 14, 2013

Bomb Explodes in Belfast's Busy Nightlife Area

Revellers evacuated from bars after police receive prior warning of device.

From Society Dec 09, 2013

South Korea Expands Air Defence Zone

Territorial dispute with China heightens tensions in region.

From Tech & Trend Dec 09, 2013

GCHQ and NSA Join Forces to Hunt Paedophiles on 'Dark Net'

New task force targets child abusers using anonymous Tor network.

From Society Dec 09, 2013

Drug Abuse By UK Pensioners Hits All-Time High

Three times as many older people are being treated for illegal drug use as a decade ago, as 'free love' generation becomes free bus pass generation.

From Society Dec 09, 2013

Queen Elizabeth Will Not Attend Nelson Mandela Funeral

Prince Charles to represent UK monarchy at largest gathering of heads of state in decades.

From Politics & Policy Dec 08, 2013

UK MPs to Defy Pay Freeze with 11% Salary Hike

Members' pay increased to £74,000 a year, as pay freeze continues for other public sector workers.