South African university apologises for running survey saying white people are 'more attractive' than black people University of Cape Town student newspaper Varsity conducted the pollFound that 38% think white people were the most attractiveAfrican people came last with only 8% of the vote Student bodies and human rights activists have criticised the article. By Jaymi Mccann PUBLISHED: 19:13 GMT, 5 April 2013 | UPDATED: 15:42 GMT, 6 April 2013 A South African student newspaper caused a racial storm after publishing a poll that said white people are the most attractive race. The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Varsity newspaper conducted a survey of 60 students to decide which race is the most attractive.
Father apologises after football fan son, 10, is engulfed in Twitter race storm for blacking up his face to look like his favourite player El Hadji Diouf Leeds fan posted pictures of himself with El Hadji Diouf on Twitter Pictured with a blacked up face and white mohican to look like his heroPosed with Diouf and other Leeds players and manager Neil Warnock Caused backlash on Twitter with users accusing the child of being racist Child's father had to take to social networking site to defend his son By Becky Evans PUBLISHED: 20:06 GMT, 2 January 2013 | UPDATED: 21:07 GMT, 2 January 2013 A ten-year-old Leeds United fan has become embroiled in an online race row after he blacked up to pose with his hero El Hadji Diouf. The child posted a series of pictures on his Twitter account provoking a backlash from users who said he was racist. But the primary school child said he did not realise it would be offensive and did it as a tribute to his footballing hero
PM apologises for MI5's role in murder of Ulster lawyer but wife slams report into police collusion in his murder 38-year-old was shot dead in front of his wife and children at home in 1989Report by Sir Desmond de Silva QC published today reveals the killing might not have happened without the involvement of security agenciesWidow Geraldine has repeatedly called for a full public inquiryDavid Cameron admitted there was collusion between police and loyalists responsible for the killing but only ordered a review of the case | UPDATED: 01:10 GMT, 13 December 2012 The report into the murder of Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane was publsihed today.
Energy giant Npower fined just 60,000 for making more than 1,700 silent calls to consumers in just seven weeks Regulator Ofcom: Energy giant fined over abandoned calls made last year It exceeded abandoned call rate of 3% of live calls over 24-hour periods Happened on eight occasions and Npower apologises for breaching rules The calls see people greeted by a recorded message from a call centre | UPDATED: 17:36 GMT, 6 December 2012 Npower has been fined just 60,000 for making abandoned calls to customers.