Selfless social worker mum dies from breast cancer leaving behind five children
Defecting gymnast escapes North Korea by ‘vaulting 12 foot border wall’
A NORTH KOREAN gymnast has sensationally vaulted over a 12ft barbed wire fence to reach freedom in the south according to reports.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
Vladimir Putin can’t take Russia’s coronavirus vaccine despite ‘very high effectiveness’
VLADIMIR PUTIN has not taken Russia's coronavirus vaccine, months after his daughter had taken the jab.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
Holly Willoughby resists change as she'd be 'unemployed without blonde hair'
Holly Willoughby has said that without her famous blonde hair then she would not be where she is now as Davina McCall suggests a change in colourMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
EU plots to ban British sausages from Europe if a post-Brexit trade deal isn't inked by January 1
Sausages, burgers, mince and other products could be subject to a two-way embargo if the UK and EU do not reach an agreement before the end of the Brexit transition period on January 1.Home | Daily Mail Online
Parents of three kids living away face choosing which come home for Christmas
The planned restrictions, to take effect across all of Britain from December 23, will mean three adult children living away from home cannot all return to see their parents for ChristmasMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Covid in Scotland: Oil and gas sector in economic turmoil, says report
Reduced activity sees confidence "slashed" and more redundancies expected in 2021, a survey reveals.UK - BBC News
Easing restrictions at Christmas only ‘throwing fuel on Covid fire,’ Government scientific advisor warns
The relaxation of Covid-19 restrictions over Christmas could lead to a third wave of the virus, a member of the Government's scientific advisors has warned.London News | London Evening Standard -...
Columnist Suzanne Moore reveals she left the Guardian because she was 'betrayed and bullied'
The award-winning British journalist (pictured), 62, said she felt hounded out by the 338 colleagues who rounded on her over an article that caused a 'transphobia' row.Home | Daily Mail Online
Biden denies his new administration will be a third Obama term
Speaking to NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt in Wilmington, Delaware on Tuesday, Biden also revealed that he has not spoken to President Donald Trump directly since the election.Home | Daily Mail Online
Salon owner in Covid hotspot who stayed open during lockdown is hit with fines totalling £27,000
Sinead Quinn, who owns Quinn Blakey Hairdressers in Oakenshaw, near Bradford, West Yorks., initially faced a fine of £4,000 for repeated breaches over the weekend.Home | Daily Mail Online
Sanford replaces CEO after controversial email about masks
The head of one of the largest regional health systems in the Midwest has been replaced after telling employees that he had recovered from COVID-19 and was not wearing a maskThe Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
EXPLAINER: China's claims of coronavirus on frozen foods
China’s has stirred controversy with claims to have detected the coronavirus on packages of imported frozen foodThe Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Christmas bubbles to 'throw fuel on Covid fire' and cause deaths - SAGE expert
The UK's five-day Christmas bubbles for three households will likely lead to a third wave, lead to more deaths and 'throw fuel on the Covid fire', SAGE's Professor Andrew Hayward has warnedMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Prince Philip is a 'devoted reader of books about UFOs'
It is believed that he became interested in UFOs and aliens because of his uncle Lord Mountbatten - who wrote an official report about a flying saucer landing on his estate.Home | Daily Mail Online
Joe Biden: Irish border must remain open after Brexit
Joe Biden has again warned that Brexit must not jeopardise the Northern Ireland peace process, stressing the importance of keeping the Irish border open.London News | London Evening Standard -...
More than 120 whales die in mass stranding on Chatham Islands
Ninety-seven whales died and dozens more had to be euthanised by rescue workersA mass stranding on the far-flung Chatham Islands in the Pacific Ocean has resulted in the deaths of more than 120 whales.Ninety-seven pilot whales and three dolphins have died in the stranding, with 28 pilot whales and three dolphins having to be euthanised, said staff from New Zealand’s Department of Conservation (DoC). Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Games Inbox: Xbox Series X best game, PS5 pros and cons, and Oculus Quest 2 vs. next gen
The Wednesday Inbox names Xbox Game Pass as an essential service for lockdown, as one reader asks about the next gen without broadband.Metro.co.uk: News, Sport, Showbiz,...
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Fury at Kate Middleton's tennis club over council's £130 road fines
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: A London council's tactic to prevent 'outsiders' using its cut-through roads could result in Kate Middleton being fined £130 each time she visits her tennis club.Home | Daily Mail Online
Missing fisherman is found dead in his bunk after 'scallop wars' boat sank
The body of Adam Harper, 26, was recovered from the wreck of the Joanna C fishing boat in Brixham, Devon, on Monday night.Home | Daily Mail Online
Rafael da Silva sends message to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Manchester United beat Istanbul Basaksehir
The Brazilian returned to Old Trafford for the first time since his exit in 2015.Metro.co.uk: News, Sport, Showbiz,...
What a corking result! British sparkling wine beats champagne in blind taste test
Champagne aficionados may claim the French brands have a certain je ne sais quoi when it comes to flavour and quality. But in blind taste tests, English sparking wine is coming out on top.Home | Daily Mail Online
Grant Shapps admits new Covid cycle lanes have caused traffic jams and hit 999 calls
The Transport Secretary insisted cycle lanes have been 'used brilliantly' in many places but criticised councils causing gridlock with badly designed schemes.Home | Daily Mail Online
Donald Trump blasts former defence secretary at bizarre White House Thanksgiving event
DONALD TRUMP has headed his final presidential turkey pardon ceremony, using the occasion to look back over a tough year and cement his current policies.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
I'm A Celebrity UK hit by claims the show is FAKE as 'stars film the trials in a separate studio'
According to The Sun , stars are taken to a separate structure away from Gwrych Castle to record the challenges, as bosses were unable to drastically alter the historical site.Home | Daily Mail Online
Australia: Extreme weather stretching 4,500km from Broome to Canberra will see 50C days
The heatwave signals the start of summer, with experts warning the hot conditions could be dangerous as Australians are still acclimatising from a cool spring.Home | Daily Mail Online
Americans join miles-long queues at food banks across the US as thousands face hunger during pandemic
States like California, Texas, Michigan, and New York report long food bank lines ahead of ThanksgivingThe Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Biden doesn’t rule out his Justice Department investigating Trump
President-elect Joe Biden did not rule his Justice Department investigating Donald Trump once the outgoing president is a citizen again – and noted he would be powerless to stop probes by the state of New York.The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Student, 21, left 'with nothing' after fake 'Royal Mail' scammers stole £2,500
The woman from Bristol said she was approached via email and followed the link she received because it seemed 'legit' - shortly after that, she discovered it was all a scamMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
I'm A Celebrity 'fake' row after trials 'filmed in studio away from castle'
The current series of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! has been hit with more claims that the campmates have got it a lot easier than in previous yearsMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Tesco offers dad £1 compensation after finding poisonous weed in coriander
Peter Burrrows, from Newport, South Wales, found the potentially harmful ragwort in packet of coriander bought as an ingredient for a Mexican meal with his young sonMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Home Office 'ignored laws' in Windrush storm: Equality rules were shunned
UK civil rights watchdog the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) found the failures to observe existing policy contributed to the Windrush scandal.Home | Daily Mail Online
Couple spot five metre crocodile and bull shark at Ivanhoe Crossing in Kununurra, Western Australia
Chelsea and Bryce were out fishing at the Lower Ord River in Western Australia when they decided to set up their drone to see what was lurking ahead.Home | Daily Mail Online
Mystery as MasterChef: The Professionals edits out one of its four contestants
MasterChef: The Professionals viewers were left in a state of confusion after one of the four contestants was mysteriously edited out of the show tonight due to unforeseen circumstances.Home | Daily Mail Online
Ghislaine Maxwell's lawyers claim her prison conditions harsher than El Chapo's
EXCLUSIVE Lawyers of British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell - charged with grooming and abusing three Jeffrey Epstein victims - claim she is being held in worse conditions than some of the most notorious criminalsMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Teacher Katie Lolas, 34, shares her simple recipe for 'ridiculously good' chocolate mint cookies
A 34-year-old teacher has shared her simple recipe for 'ridiculously good' chocolate mint Christmas cookies - and she said they are the perfect addition to any 'holiday entertaining menu'.Home | Daily Mail Online
Son's Facetime pep talks helped save grandad's life during 8-month Covid battle
Taxi driver Gary Dissington remembered very little of his eight month battle with Covid, but he did remember his son Gary Junior's regular pep talks encouraging him to 'crack on'Mirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
China dismisses Pope Francis's comments about persecution of Uighurs
Beijing says pontiff’s remarks have ‘no factual basis’ despite evidence a million of the Muslim minority group are being held in campsChina has dismissed criticism of its treatment of Uighurs in a new book by Pope Francis in which he describes the “persecution” of the Muslim minority group.A foreign ministry spokesperson, Zhao Lijian, said Francis’ remarks had “no factual basis at all”. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Coronavirus live news: France to ease lockdown as global deaths pass 1.4m
French president says lockdown to ease starting this weekend; CDC may shorten quarantine period guidelines; Spain’s daily deaths highest of second waveFrance announces limited lockdown easingRussia says data on Sputnik Covid vaccine shows 95% efficacyAfrica’s largest Covid treatment trial launched by 13 countriesOxford vaccine hit 90% success rate thanks to dosing error 12.10am GMT In France, president Emmanuel Macron announced a three-stage easing of the country’s month-long lockdown, beginning this weekend with the reopening of “non-essential” businesses such as hairdressers and clothes shops, which will have to observe strict distancing rules and close at 9pm.Churches and some cultural venues will also be able to reopen from 1 December, with a maximum of 30 visitors, and people would be allowed to exercise within a 20km (12-mile) radius of their homes and for up to three hours, rather than the current 1km, one-hour limits.Providing infection numbers have fallen to about 5,000 a day, lockdown will be formally lifted on 15 December, allowing holiday travel, Macron said – although a nationwide 9pm-7am curfew would be in force except on 24 and 31 December, and all private festive gatherings would be expected to observe strict distancing rules.A third stage would begin from 20 January, Macron said, when bars, restaurants and clubs should be able to reopen. 11.54pm GMT Hello and welcome to today’s live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. My name is Helen Sullivan and if you want global coronavirus news, you’ve come to the right place. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Devastating toll of travel crisis: Just two flights took off from Gatwick airport in an entire DAY
A Ryanair flight to Dublin and an Air Baltic flight to Tallinn, Estonia, were the only services that departed today. The terminal was so quiet that even a robin managed to sneak in.Home | Daily Mail Online
Talking Horses: racecourses to waive bookies fees when spectators return
Decision to waive daily fees will reduce bookmakers’ overheads and start to revive the betting ringOn-course bookies who have been unable to work since racing resumed behind closed doors in June received some welcome news on Tuesday when Arena Racing Company and Jockey Club Racecourses, which operates 31 tracks, said that it will waive fees for bookies standing at any meeting where spectators are permitted from 2 December until at least the end of 2020.The racing industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, initially with a two-and-a-half-month suspension from mid-March and subsequently with the loss of six months of revenue from spectators. No group has suffered more than the on-course bookies, however, with all but a handful having been unable to work at all since mid-March. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Ancient baby sharks were raised in NURSERIES 16 million years ago, fossil teeth reveal
Five potential nurseries, dating from 3.6 to 16 million years ago, have been identified by University of Bristol researchers using fossilised teeth of different lengths.Home | Daily Mail Online
Poor planning meant we paid 1,300% MORE for coronavirus safety gear as prices rose
The Government's spending watchdog found that as global prices surged, the NHS had to pay up to 1,300 per cent extra for Covid safety kit.Home | Daily Mail Online