Duke of Devonshire evicts farmer whose family have worked on his estate since 1830 – because rent was a day lateEdward and Elizabeth Hill served with 'notice to quit' Chatsworth House Parkinson's sufferer Mr Hill, 63, forgot to pay 2,000 in overdue rentHe immediately paid up after being served with the noticeBut the couple's tenancy was terminated by the estate anyway By Chris Brooke PUBLISHED: 22:47 GMT, 21 March 2013 | UPDATED: 22:48 GMT, 21 March 2013 Letter: The Duke of Devonshire has evicted a farmer from his Chatsworth House estate because the rent was a day late For almost two centuries his family has run a farm on the Duke of Devonshire’s famous Chatsworth estate.
Taliban shooting victim Malala, 15, nominated for Nobel Peace Prize for 'commitment so threatening to the extremists they tried to kill her'The youngest winner ever is 31 and only 15 women have won the prize Schoolgirl was shot in head on bus in Pakistan after criticising extremistsNominated for courageously speaking out for girls' rights to educationThe teenager is recovering from the shooting in a UK hospital By Emma Reynolds PUBLISHED: 23:46 GMT, 2 February 2013 | UPDATED: 11:45 GMT, 3 February 2013 The Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban after publicly criticising them has been nominated for this year's Nobel Peace Prize.
Is the PS4 imminent Gamers abuzz after Sony calls mystery meeting to announce 'the future of Playstation'Tech giant sends out invites for February 20 meeting in New YorkSpeculation rife that it is preparing to release a new games consoleTeaser video gets nearly 600,000 views in less than 24 hours By Damien Gayle PUBLISHED: 17:37 GMT, 1 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:58 GMT, 1 February 2013 Rumours are circulating that Sony is preparing to launch its next generation games console soon after the Japanese tech giant sent out invitations to an event on 'the future of Playstation.' Sony would not say whether it was preparing to unveil the successor to the 70million selling PS3 at the February 20 meeting in New York, but the prospect had gamers abuzz on Twitter.
Now it's the iWatch! Apple 'set to launch tiny computer on wrist which can send texts and access internet'Rumoured Apple watch would have a one-and-a-half inch LED screen'iWatch' to receive emails, texts and Facebook alerts | UPDATED: 21:19 GMT, 30 December 2012 They brought you the iPad, the iPod and the iPhone – to name but a few. Now prepare yourself for Apple's next big thing – the iWatch. According to reports in China, where Apple manufactures most of its products, the latest 'smartwatch' is set to go on sale next summer
Chancellor's 22m boost for Britain's wonder stuff: Osborne announces investment to capitalise on grapheneThe carbon-based material is one of the thinnest, lightest, strongest and conductiveIt is tougher than diamond but stretches like rubberThe Chancellor hopes it can be used in mobile phone touch screens and super-light aircraft | UPDATED: 22:43 GMT, 26 December 2012 The Chancellor is to set aside 22million to help the UK profit from a super-strong material developed in British labs. George Osborne will today announce the capital investment to enable industry to capitalise upon the Nobel Prize-winning substance of graphene. The carbon-based material is one of the thinnest, lightest, strongest and conductive materials known to man.
The internet is leaving children brain-dead: Inventor warns 'Google generation who spend life in front of screens are losing creativity and skills' | UPDATED: 11:08 GMT, 26 December 2012 One of Britain's leading inventors has warned that a 'Google generation' who rely on the internet for everything are in danger of becoming 'brain-dead'. Trevor Baylis, who invented the wind-up radio, said children are losing creativity and practical skills because they spend too much time in front of screens.
The internet is leaving children brain-dead: Inventor warns 'Google generation who spend life in front of screens are losing creativity and skills' | UPDATED: 22:30 GMT, 25 December 2012 One of Britain's leading inventors has warned that a 'Google generation' who rely on the internet for everything are in danger of becoming 'brain-dead'.
Is this the new BlackBerry Newly leaked images show what may be the next generation of the device – with the same keyboard designPhotos that first showed up on Chinese website shows a device with same straight keyboard Operating system of new BlackBerry phones not yet knownResearch In Motion is expected to launch its next generation of mobile devices at the end of January | UPDATED: 20:57 GMT, 24 December 2012 Christmas has come early for those hoping to get a good look at the latest BlackBerry, as new images fresh off the rumor mill are believed to show the latest mobile device. If genuine, the photos give a close-up look at a previously unseen model complete with BlackBerry's classic keyboard design
Apple expected to launch ANOTHER generation iPad in March 2013 | UPDATED: 19:24 GMT, 24 December 2012 The iPad Mini is still fresh off the manufacturer's table and yet reports of a new iPad are already circulating on Japanese tech blog Macotakara. Rumor has it Apple plans to launch a fifth generation tablet in March, in keeping with its yearly Spring releases of previous models
How jealous Malcolm McLaren tried to destroy me and my son: Vivienne Westwood reveals the dark side of life with her 'bitter' partner in punk | UPDATED: 23:21 GMT, 22 December 2012 Vivienne Westwood says she is calmer at 71, but still fights for causes close to her heart Dame Vivienne Westwood shuffles from the private lift leading to her office and inner sanctum looking wet and bedraggled. She has cycled three miles in the rain from her home to the headquarters of her fashion empire, an anonymous building in South London. A tiny figure, she is bundled in an oversized bright-orange kimono-shape duvet jacket, voluminous harem pants and sensible shoes.