Following the suicide attempt by a man, his friend who helped him in the crime has been sentenced to 12 years of imprisonment. The young man set fire to himself and suffers with severe burns.
Stephen Walker shared his suicidal plans with his friend Kevin Howe after which he provided a lighter and petrol to him to help him with his plan at his house in Bishop Auckland, County Durham, this year in May.
The youngest donor ever has saved the life of a 22 year old woman after donating his little kidneys. The donor is only five weeks old becoming the youngest ever donor in the UK.
The transplant procedure was seven hours long where the little baby kidneys were transplanted into the body of the young lady Samira Kauser at St James's University Hospital in Leeds.
In the wake of allegations that the controversy-plagued Chinese manufacturer Foxconn has been using student `interns' as forced labour to manufacture Sony's forthcoming PlayStation 4 (PS4) gaming consoles, reports from Hong Kong's Oriental Daily - translated by the GamesInAsia website - have revealed that Foxconn had admitted to the violation of its own labour policies.
The Guardian has revealed in a recent report that Microsoft-owned Internet telephony service Skype is under investigation in Luxembourg because of an alleged connection with the controversial PRISM surveillance program of the US National Security Agency (NSA).
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