- The world's most repugnant has been found - with the wall being used as toilet paper - after a travel journalist set out on a bizarre journey to uncover the globe's worst public toilet
- The Ukrainian advance has seen the invading forces fall back miles at a time (Picture: Getty)Ukrainian forces appear to once again be making lightning advances through the eastern and southern parts of their country.But the latest Russian retreats comes as Vladimir Putin signed laws officially absorbing the four regions annexed by Russia last week.
The developments are likely to increase unease about the chances of the Russian President being tempted to use nuclear weapons to shift mom
- Vanessa Hehir will make her debut on the cobbles in upcoming scenes (Picture: ITV / BBC)Waterloo Road star Vanessa Hehir has joined Coronation Street as part of an upcoming storyline.The actress, who played Sue Lowsley in the BBC One school drama, is set to debut on the cobbles as Esther Hargreave, one of Billy Mayhew’s parishioners.
Metro.co.uk understands that Esther will be part of a significant storyline, and according to The Sun, she will be on screen for quite some time.
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- Jaswant Singh Chail will appear at the Old Bailey today (Pictures: Central News/PA)A man facing treason charges for allegedly planning to assassinate the Queen with a loaded crossbow will appear in court today.Jaswant Singh Chail, 20, will enter his plea at the Old Bailey from 9.30am.
He is accused of making a threat to kill the late monarch and having an offensive weapon – the crossbow – in a public place.
Chail has also been charged under Section Two of the Treason Act.
Happy 50th birthday Emmerdale! The biggest stories this month revealed and a reflection of 50 huge years50 years of drama! (Picture: ITV)We’ve seen some big soap birthdays over the years, including Corrie’s 50th anniversary tram crash and the iconic ‘who killed Lucy?’ whodunit to mark three decades of EastEnders, but Emmerdale’s half-century is going to be something really special.
Rather than confine the festivities to just one episode or week, the show will be celebrating for the whole of October, so viewers are in for an entire month of massive stories and spe
- They say ‘dress for the job you want’ – why not apply the same mindset to the work itself? (Picture: Getty)From ‘quiet quitting’ to widespread strike action across industries, it seems many of us have lost our zest for work.Pushback against unfair practices is inevitable, but particularly understandable given how the cost of living crisis, ongoing pandemic fallout, and global unrest have impacted our lives outside of our jobs.However, insecure employment contracts a
Coleen Rooney’s team says it’s ‘rich’ that Rebekah Vardy demands legal costs go to charity when she ‘tried to settle out of court’ in first placeColeen Rooney emerged victorious in the libel trial against Rebekah Vardy in August (Picture: Getty)The Wagatha Christie war continues, as Coleen Rooney’s team reportedly say it is ‘rich’ for Rebekah Vardy to ‘preach about money’ and demand legal costs are donated to charity.In the trial that gripped the nation, Rooney – wife of Wayne Rooney – emerged victorious in August after a judge ruled she did not defame Vardy – wife of Jamie Vardy
- Kate has an unexpected connection to the beloved character (Picture: Ken McKay/ITV/REX/Shutterstock)Kate Garraway was left stunned to discover that she is related to Paddington Bear’s creator Michael Bond.The 55-year-old Good Morning Britain presenter took part in ITV’s DNA Journey, where she was joined by Alison Hammond as they took a journey through their family histories.On the way, Kate was introduced to Karen Jankel, the daughter of Paddington’s late author, who died in 20
- LIVE: The Conservative Conference enters its final day as Prime Minister Liz Truss prepares to deliver her speech to divided party members.
- N’Golo Kante is free to sign a pre-contract with foreign clubs on January 1st (Picture: Getty)N’Golo Kante is ready to walk away from Chelsea on a free transfer if the club fail to raise the length of the contract on offer to him at Stamford Bridge.The Frenchman is out of contract at the end of the season and is free to sign a pre-contract agreement with foreign clubs from January 1st.Kante, 31, has been blighted by injuries in the last three seasons, making just 66 league appearance
- Brad Pitt was spotted in Los Angeles on Tuesday, hours after his ex-wife Angelina Jolie filed a law suit detailing the violent end of their marriage and accusing him of attacking their children in 2016.
- A 20-year-old father-of-two from Adelaide was sentenced to three years and one month in jail after stealing a grandmother's handbag and running over her hand while on a nine-day meth bender.
- Pauline Royce and her daughter have been left sofa surfing and face sleeping in the car after Lewisham Council moved them out of a temporary accommodation due to a mould issue
- It has been revealed that South African detectives in the case found pamphlets relating to the Islamic State terrorist group, along with an ISIS flag, at the defendant's home when they were arrested.
- Police and paramedics were called to the house in Liverpool, Merseyside, on Monday afternoon but Ann Dunn, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene following the attack
- Be smart with these products (Picture: Supplied/Metro)As autumn takes hold and winter approaches, our latest selection of wellness buys is ready to help.If you want to remain in fine form as the days get shorter, we’ve got the smartest self-care suggestions.From digital detoxes and mindful drinks to skincare solutions and the latest sports fashion, here is our selection of fitness must-haves and must-dos to take care of your mental and physical health.
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- Angelina Jolie claimed Brad Pitt attacked her and their children – allegations that he denies (Picture: Jun Sato/ WireImage)Angelina Jolie has accused Brad Pitt of drunkenly attacking her and their children on a private plane in 2016.The actors are in the midst of a bitter legal battle after it was revealed they had filed for divorce.Pitt and Jolie share their children Maddox, 21, Pax, 18, Zahara, 17, Shiloh, 16, and 14-year-old twins Vivenne and Knox.In a lawsuit over a French winery that
‘It’s gone soft’: Ant Middleton claims celebrities turned down SAS: Who Dares Wins out of ‘loyalty’ to himAnt Middleton left the show last year (Picture: Channel 4/PA Wire; Seven)Ant Middleton has slammed SAS: Who Dares Wins again after claiming certain celebrities haven’t signed up to the series out of ‘loyalty’ to him.The former marine, 42, left the gruelling Channel 4 show last March. At the time, the network said that Ant would not be making future series of Who Dares Wins due to ‘personal conduct’Several people had also complained about ‘inappropriate co
- After a nurse shared a video online that shows how a caesarean works, people are only just learning exactly what the surgery entails and they are shocked to say the least
Wedding bus crash tragedy kills 25 as vehicle goes over edge of Indian mountain road falling 1,600ftThe vehicle was travelling along a treacherous mountain highway in Uttarakhand state when it careened over an edge and plunged at least 1,640ft.
Harry Kane and Son Heung-min will be ‘questioning’ Antonio Conte tactics with Tottenham becoming ‘carbon copy of Atletico Madrid’Conte’s tactics have come in for criticism (Picture: Getty)Harry Kane, Heung-min Son and Dejan Kulusevski will be ‘questioning’ the way Antonio Conte sets up his Tottenham side, according to Ally McCoist.Tottenham missed the chance to go top of Champions League group D on Tuesday night after a goalless draw away to Eintracht Frankfurt.Both Kane and Son saw efforts they would have usually buried sail wide of the target on a frustrating evening in front of goal.But Conte’s
- Caroline Farrow shared a thread online detailing her experience with Surrey Police after two officers reportedly 'forced' their way into her home to arrest her on Monday night.
- Ben Hodges and Mark Hertling, both former US generals, agreed that Crimea is likely Ukraine's ultimate prize and the end point of its campaign as Kyiv's forces gain ground in both north and south.
- Elon Musk’s Twitter deal is back on after all (Credit: Getty)Billionaire Elon Musk is proposing to proceed with his original $44 billion (£38 billion) bid to take Twitter private.The U-turn took place this week and came in the form of a letter from Musk to Twitter that was revealed in a security filings.An agreement would put the world’s richest person in charge of one of the most influential media platforms and end months of litigation that damaged Twitter’s brand and fe
- The Prime Minister will say 'disruption' is worth it to grow the economy in her first Tory conference speech as PM - as ex-PM Gordon Brown warned of a 'national uprising' and her Foreign Secretary slapped down her Home Secretary
- Footage of alleged rape victim Brittany Higgins being grilled by detectives has revealed the moment she first accused fellow parliamentary staffer Bruce Lehrmann of raping her.
- Jeremy Allen White plays award-winning chef Carmen ‘Carmy’ Berzatto (Picture: Matt Dinerstein/FX via AP)Gordon Ramsay’s various kitchen nightmare shows largely characterised restaurants as toxic, pressured cauldrons of dysfunctional workplace hell.The Bear, a quite brilliant drama set in a Chicago sandwich joint, confirms all those preconceptions; sharp knives slicing into skin as the clock ticks on orders, F-bombs sizzling across the claustrophobic kitchen like onions thrown i
- Daniel Craig famously played James Bond in a total of five films (Picture: MGM)It is a huge day for film fans as today marks the 60-year anniversary of the first James Bond movie to grace the big screen.The superspy made his cinematic debut in Dr No on October 5, 1962, with Sean Connery in the starring role.The blockbuster, based on the novels by Ian Fleming and directed by Terence Young, was an instant classic, sparking six decades of adventures and seven actors stepping into that tuxedo, acros
- A big Emmerdale week approaches for Faith (Picture: ITV) A big Emmerdale week approaches for Faith (Picture: ITV) Chas spends time with her family (Picture: ITV) Chas spends time with her family (Picture: ITV) Al insists he needs an answer from her about her future, but when he sees her happy around her family, he fears that he's already lost her (Picture: ITV) Al insists he needs an answer from her about her future, but when he sees her… Will and Harriet have a discussion (Picture: ITV)
EastEnders star Balvinder Sopal reveals ‘apocalyptic war’ for Suki and Ravi as the truth of Ranveer’s death is exposed(Picture: BBC / Jack Barnes / Kieron McCarron)Balvinder Sopal has promised an ‘apocalyptic’ showdown for Suki Panesar and Ravi Gulati in EastEnders when the truth about Ranveer’s murder is revealed.
Ranveer, as viewers know, was killed earlier this year, after he attempted to sexually assault Suki. Suki believes that she delivered the deadly blow to the sleazy businessman, but little does she know that Ravi is actually the one to blame, after he fatally attacking his &lsqu
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