And he’s off! Horse is airlifted by Swiss military chopper as part of an evacuation trial

A horse was airlifted by the Swiss Air Force as part of an unusual trial on Friday.  The heavy cargo was hoisted from the ground by a military helicopter as part of a test to work out whether injured animals can be evacuated and transported to vets quickly.   The Swiss military also carried out a second … Read more

And he’s off! Horse is airlifted by Swiss military chopper as part of a ‘scientific experiment’

A horse was airlifted by the Swiss Air Force as part of an unusual science experiment on Friday.  The heavy cargo was hoisted from the ground by a military helicopter as part of a test to work out whether injured animals can be evacuated and transported to vets quickly.   The Swiss military also carried out a … Read more

Lady Gaga unveils high fashion film Queendom as part of her Dom Pérignon collaboration

Lady Gaga unveils high fashion film Queendom as part of her Dom Pérignon collaboration By Cassie Carpenter For Dailymail.com Published: 00:10 BST, 7 April 2021 | Updated: 07:47 BST, 7 April 2021 Oscar-winning songwriter Lady Gaga unveiled high-fashion film Queendom on Tuesday as part of her Dom Pérignon collaboration. ‘I am very excited to share … Read more

Is this the oldest map in Europe? Stone slab with markings made 4,000 years ago shows part of France

Is this the oldest map in Europe? Giant stone slab with markings etched 4,000 years ago depicts a region of France during the Bronze Age A stone slab forgotten for a century has been deemed the oldest map in Europe The stone slab dates back to some 4,000 years ago during the Bronze Age  It … Read more

Kourtney Kardashian’s boyfriend Travis Barker is part of the family as he joins Easter celebrations

Kourtney Kardashian’s boyfriend Travis Barker proves he’s part of the family as he golfs with Travis Scott and others before Easter festivities By Sarah Abraham For Dailymail.com Published: 21:37 BST, 4 April 2021 | Updated: 21:44 BST, 4 April 2021 Kourtney Kardashian‘s boyfriend Travis Barker has been a lifelong family friend but is now one … Read more

Jaeger drafts in its own creative agency as part of M&S plans

Jaeger drafts in its own creative agency as part of radical plans drawn up by new owner Marks & Spencer to run it independently from the main business By Neil Craven, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 | Updated: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 Fashion label Jaeger has drafted in its … Read more

Glastonbury to receive huge grant as part of initiative to keep arts sector afloat

Glastonbury’s £900k bailout: Festival will receive huge grant as part of initiative to keep arts sector afloat By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 00:04 BST, 2 April 2021 | Updated: 00:05 BST, 2 April 2021 Glastonbury will receive a grant of nearly £1million as part of a major cash injection to keep the arts sector afloat, it … Read more

Paleoanthropologist says handshakes are not a learned cultural behaviour but part of our DNA 

ANTHROPOLOGY THE HANDSHAKE  by Ella Al-Shamahi (Profile £10.99, 176pp)  David Attenborough once found himself in a ‘potentially hairy’ situation in New Guinea when a remote tribe charged at him with spears. Ever the gentleman, Attenborough calmly extended his hand and said, ‘Good afternoon’. The tribe members pumped his hand up and down. Granted, this was … Read more

Irish PUBS could be turned into remote work hubs as part of nation’s plans for life after Covid 

Irish PUBS could be turned into remote work hubs as part of nation’s plans for life after Covid Irish government has released a 5-year post-pandemic rural development plan Includes the idea to transform rural Irish pubs into remove work hubs   A national network of 400 remote working hubs would be established By Sophie Tanno For … Read more