- via theguardian.comLocal MP says position is ‘untenable’ and association with city must end in light of US sexual assault allegationsCalls have been made in York for Prince Andrew to relinquish his title of Duke of York, with the city’s Labour MP calling it “untenable”.The demand by Rachael Maskell, the MP for York Central, echoed sentiments expressed by a senior councillor, Darryl Smalley, who said the association was tarnishing the city’s reputation. Continue reading...
- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that she would be seeking another term in the House.
- A new study is sounding the warning over a heart condition called Aortic stenosis (Getty)Almost 300,000 people in Britain could have a potentially deadly heart valve disease, a new study suggests.This includes almost 100,000 who have the condition but do not know it.Researchers said the NHS is currently not equipped to deal with the scale of the problem, which could get worse with a growing number of elderly people in society.Aortic stenosis is a heart valve disease which carries a high death ra
- Seconds after he was subjected to an ugly crowd slur, Italian tennis star Matteo Berrettini had a message for unruly supporters at the Australian Open - you are not true fans of the sport.
- A fall in borrowing of £13billion means ministers can afford to scrap April's national insurance hike, experts said tonight. The Treasury borrowed £7.6billion less last month than in December 2020.
- Men with a genetic fault called BRCA2 have double the risk of developing prostate cancer, a study found. A third of men who have the mutation will be diagnosed with this cancer by the age of 85.
- Chris Noth was spotted leaving a party this week (Picture: MEGA)Chris Noth has been spotted leaving a house party in Manhattan Beach in California this week, after scenes he was in were edited out of And Just Like That. The actor, 67, was dressed down in a grey T-shirt, jeans and trainers with a jumper tied around his waist, carrying a white bag. Chris, who played Mr Big in Sex And The City, was seen chatting to a female friend as he left the party wearing a pair of sunglasses. Th
- A man has been arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting a woman and assaulting a security guard at the Australian Open.
- A former professor at historically-Mormon Brigham Young University allegedly abused three female students, convincing one that she needed to straddle him to align her 'crotch chakra.'
- Half-term holidays in Spain could be in jeopardy as cases of the Omicron variant continue to rise (Pictures: Getty/ PA)Soaring Covid-19 cases have prompted lawmakers in Spain to tighten restrictions on gatherings and social distancing at some of the country’s top tourist destinations.Brits with plans to travel to the Balearic and Canary Islands during half-term in February are now being warned of the latest wave of changes in travel.Since the beginning of the pandemic, the Spanish governme
- Sue Gray has identified eight parties that may have broken lockdown rules, reports The Telegraph, and could publish the findings as soon as tomorrow - potentially after Prime Minister's Questions.
- Karen and Mike Malherbe were supposed to move to Western Australia when borders opened next month but now face being homeless after the premier backflipped.
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- The Hammersmith store in West London will offer a small-store format on a high street - allowing shoppers to conveniently pop in to the store to shop their favourite products
- TV icon Christine Baranski has played some excellent characters (Pictures: CBS)Christine Baranski is back on out screens this month with her customary flare as she tackles the part of ‘old money’ matriarch Agnes van Rhijn in Julian Fellowes’ lavish new period drama The Gilded Age, airing on Sky Atlantic.The 69-year-old star has added another feather to her hat with a leading role in this series, but it’s one of several times the actress has wowed on our screens – an
- Sajid Javid said that because Omicron is less severe, unvaccinated employees pose less of a threat to patients than when the policy was introduced while the Delta variant was dominant.
- The country is currently gripped by a persistent bloc of high pressure which is causing clear skies and bright days with temperatures plummeting
- Piers says it was a ‘disgrace’ for Adele to cancel the residency (Picture: Getty)Piers Morgan has eviscerated Adele after the singer abruptly cancelled her Las Vegas residency hours before the first show was set to go ahead. The Easy On Me singer broke down in tears in a video on Thursday night, explaining that she was postponing the four-month residency due to her crew being struck down with Covid and other delays which meant the show wasn’t ready. However, Piers, 56
- David Morris, Tory MP for Morecambe and Lunesdale, told the Commons there was 'no difference' between what Boris Johnson and Sir Keirhad been accused of.
- Fila Lutu, an NHS HR Employee Relations Officer from Chadwell Heath, had been hesitant to take the jab, after reportedly suffering bad reactions to vaccines for other diseases
Marcus Rashford sends message to Anthony Martial after Manchester United forward completes Sevilla moveMan Utd forward Anthony Martial has joined Sevilla on loan (Pictures: Twitter/Getty)Marcus Rashford has sent a supportive message to his ‘brother’ Anthony Martial after he left Manchester United to join Sevilla on loan.It was confirmed on Tuesday evening that Martial, 26, had completed a loan move to Sevilla and would spend the rest of the 2021-22 season in Spain.The Frenchman, who joined United in 2015, completed his medical in Andalusia after Premier League giants Manchester United
- Peter fumed that Disney’s Snow White remake doesn’t make sense (Picture: Getty Images, Rex Features)Disney has issued a response to Peter Dinklage’s criticism of its Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs remake, after he branded it ‘backwards’. The Game of Thrones actor, who has a common form of dwarfism known as achondroplasia, blasted the studio for countering its progressiveness by continuing to tell the story of ‘dwarfs living in a cave’. However
- Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's political action committee spent $30,000 on media training from March until July for the former Trump official.
- New York City could potentially be battered by up to two feet of snow and winds packing gusts of up to 70mph as nor'easter makes its way to the East Coast this weekend.
- The PM found himself at the centre of a criminal investigation when Scotland Yard Commissioner Cressida Dick announced officers were investigating 'a number of' events.
- Queensland has recorded 13,551 new Covid cases and nine deaths.
- Pavlo Tkachuk, the Ukraine National Army Academy commander, at the first demonstration on how to use the anti-tank weapons (Pictures: Reuters)British instructors have started training soldiers in Ukraine on how to operate anti-tank weaponry to resist a possible invasion from president Vladimir Putin’s bigger and better-equipped army.In response to ‘the increasingly threatening behaviour’ from Russia, defence secretary Ben Wallace confirmed last week that arms will be deliv
- Mark Hall, 31, was shot in front of his family when two gunmen armed with handguns fired at least seven shots, including some through the living room window of his mother's home
Joe Biden says Russian invasion into Ukraine would ‘change the world’ and that US troops won’t be therePresident Joe Biden reaffirmed his position on the Ukraine and Russia conflict on Monday, saying he has no intention of putting American troops in Ukraine (Picture: Getty Images)A Russian invasion into Ukraine would ‘change the world,’ President Joe Biden said Tuesday after reaffirming that he has no intention of deploying American troops or NATO forces to the at-risk nation.
While the president reiterated that no American forces would be moving into Ukraine, which is not a NATO coun
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