Irish university develops robot to battle loneliness

Irish university develops robot to battle loneliness

An Irish university has developed a robot to help reduce loneliness among the elderly and those living in care homes. Engineers from Trinity College, Dublin, unveiled Stevie II on Wednesday, Ireland's first socially assistive robot with advance...
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Steve Clarke announced as new Scotland manager

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Steve Clarke has been appointed as the new Scotland manager.The 55-year-old, who guided Kilmarnock to a third-placed finish in the Ladbrokes Premiership this season, replaces Alex McLeish, who stepped down from the role in April.
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'No regrets' for man who threw milkshake at Nigel Farage

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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage gets doused with a milkshake while campaigning for the European elections in Newcastle. Paul Crowther said he had no regrets throwing the GBP5.25 Five Guys banana and salted caramel shake.
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Brown: Finances of Farage and Brexit Party must be investigated

Brown: Finances of Farage and Brexit Party must be investigated

Gordon Brown has called for an investigation to be carried out into the finances of Nigel Farage and the Brexit Party. Mr Brown, speaking in Glasgow on Monday, said that democracy would continue to be undermined if payments to the party were not ...
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Baby Rothschild giraffe takes its first steps outside

Baby Rothschild giraffe takes its first steps outside

A baby Rothschild giraffe born at Chester Zoo takes his first steps outside. Orla, a highly endangered Rothschild's giraffe, gave birth to the six-foot-tall calf on Wednesday (8 May) at around 3am after a two-and-half-hour labour.
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Man City's trophy celebrations recreated in Lego

Man City's trophy celebrations recreated in Lego

Ahead of Monday's much-anticipated victory parade, Master Model Builders, Alex Bidolak and James Windle, have been busy memorialising City's historic season with Lego.
Nigel Farage milkshaked in Newcastle

Nigel Farage milkshaked in Newcastle

Leader of the Brexit Party Nigel Farage gets milkshaked whilst campaigning for the European elections in Newcastle.
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Suspected meteorite caught on CCTV in Australia

Suspected meteorite caught on CCTV in Australia

A suspected meteorite lit up the night sky over parts of Northern Australia on Monday morning. Northern Territory Police CCTV captured an object shooting above Tennant Creek just after midnight.
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Duchess of Cambridge climbs her tree house at Chelsea Flower Show

Duchess of Cambridge climbs her tree house at Chelsea Flower Show

The Duchess of Cambridge has visited her woodland wilderness garden at the Chelsea Flower Show. Kate joined local school pupils for outdoor activities, just a day after her own children enjoyed a playful trip to the Back To Nature Garden.
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