The UK Government’s law officer for Scotland, Lord Keen (Picture: PA)Lord Keen has resigned as Advocate General for Scotland, Downing Street said,
amid reports he was unhappy about the controversial UK Internal Market Bill.A Downing Street spokesman said: ‘Lord Keen has resigned as Advocate General for Scotland.‘The Prime Minister thanks him for his service.’The announcement came less than two hours after Boris Johnson was unable to tell MPs whether or not
- Jonathon Lucas was forced to give up his gun and badge while the SDPD investigates a social media post that appears to mock a makeshift memorial for Leonardo Ibarra (left).
- Results checker and live draw the midweek Lotto draw with the UK National Lottery on Wednesday, September 30. Tonight's jackpot is an estimated £2million
- Viewers and political analysts likened Wallace's performance to that of a kindergarten teacher as he repeatedly asked the candidates to stop interrupting each other and his pleas fell on deaf ears.
- Nichol had just started a relationship with Chris when the murders occurred (Picture: Netflix)Nichol Kessinger thought she had found someone special when she started dating Chris Watts – but in Netflix true crime story American Murder: The Family Next Door – it’s revealed she ended up way out of her depth.
Starting a relationship with her co-worker in June 2018, Nichol later became an integral part in getting Chris convicted in her murder of his wife Shanann, daughters Belle, f
- Grand Park Hall in Luton has been issued with a closure order after the event (Picture: Google/REX)A wedding venue has been slapped with a £10,000 fine and ordered to close after hosting a celebration for more than 100 people.Organisers of the event at Grand Park Hall in Luton showed ‘flagrant disregard’ for coronavirus restrictions and a ‘lack of respect’ for those who had stuck to the rules when they gathered on September 23, police said.Officers repeatedly told t
- The court ruled on Tuesday that the sandwiches could not be categorised as a staple food, which would come with a zero VAT rate, rejecting a Subway franchise's arguments.
- Texan Javier Martinez-Aguilar, 42, has been charged with endangering a child and criminal negligence for allegedly letting his stepdaughter, 13, drive him to get ice cream while he was drunk.
- Russia has accused Turkey of sending 'terrorists' into the Nagorno-Karabakh region, where fierce fighting has raged for the past four days between Azerbaijan and ethnic Armenians.
- The 16-year-old killed himself last year and the broken family were stunned to receive a cruel 'sexist and racist' letter that described their tragic son as "selfish"
Biden calls debate 'national embarrassment' says Trump's microphone should be switched off next timeJoe Biden kicked off a train tour and immediately began railing against Donald Trump after last night's vicious standoff at the first presidential debate - which he called an 'embarrassment.'
- Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva announced Wednesday that the gunman who shot deputies in the ambush in Compton on September 12 is now in police custody.
- Bertens left the court in a wheelchair (Picture: Corbis via Getty)Sara Errani is convinced that Kiki Bertens was overexaggerating her physical issues in their dramatic French Open encounter, despite the fifth seed leaving the court in a wheelchair.
Errani, the Italian world No. 150, was beaten in a three hours and 11 minutes tussle on Court 14 at Roland Garros, failing to convert a match point in the most dramatic clash of the 2020 French Open to date.During the match, she imitated Bertens&rsquo
- Arsenal want Aouar at the Emirates (Picture: Getty Images)Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has offered Arsenal hope of signing Houssem Aouar, setting a deadline of Friday evening for any departures and admitting the club may ‘lose two players’ before then.Mikel Arteta is pursuit of a central midfielder to bolster their options in the middle of the park, an area in which they have been light in recent years.The Gunners have already had two bids for Aouar turned down, with the latest a
- BLACKPINK are set to kick off YouTube’s new weekly music series, which shows the moments before artists release a new hit.The K-Pop girl band, who have been smashing records on the platform, will star in the first of 16 episodes for the new series, titled Released, before blessing us with some new music.
The Kill This Love hitmakers said: ‘We are honored and happy to be the first on YouTube’s new original content “RELEASED”.
‘We hope that it will be a great op
- Bushra Ali, 39, wrote hoax letters to authorities including the Home Office accusing him of plotting to kill dozens of people in Reading at Christmas.
- Is Nico back from the dead? (Picture: Lime Pictures)Nico Blake (Persephone Swales-Dawson) has seemingly returned to Hollyoaks in the form of Liberty Savage’s (Jessamy Stoddart) nurse.Liberty, who is in hospital after having a baby on behalf of her half-sister Sienna Blake (Anna Passey), decided to keep her newborn child after a conversation with a mystery nurse during Monday night’s episode.Although the nurse’s face was not revealed, many fans believe the voice belonged to Nico
Majority of Victorians want coronavirus restrictions ditched days after poll found most SUPPORTED itMost Melburnians say it's time to get rid of restrictions and let them travel more than 5km from their home, visit immediate family and have hospitality venues with indoor dining.
Three British friends being held against their will in an Italian quarantine facility fear there is no end in sight after testing positive for coronavirus for six weeks straight.
Will Castle, 22, Rhys James, 23 and Quinn Paczesny, 20 have been self-isolating for 45 days after initially coming down with Covid-19 on August 17.
The trio must test negative twice 24 hours apart before they ca
- Google searches for 'move to Canada' spiked just one hour into the first presidential debate on Tuesday evening and again on Wednesday around 4am and 7.30am.
- More Democratic voters than Republican ones in key battleground states have requested and returned their mail-in ballots for the November election.
- Medics from overseas have been granted year-long visa extensions since March but ministers have refused to extend the October 1 deadline - despite fears over the coronavirus second wave
- National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) chairman Martin Hewitt said that as new regulations are brought in, forces in England and Wales are expecting the number of fines issued to increase.
- Usher and Jenn Goicoechea have welcomed their first child together (Picture: Getty)Usher has welcomed a baby daughter with his long-time girlfriend Jenn Goicoechea.The 41-year-old singer introduced Sovereign Bo Raymond to the world with a sweet Instagram snap of him holding the tot’s hand.
Usher – who has two sons with his ex-wife Tameka Foster – said he and Jenn are ‘full of love’ over the arrival of their child.
He enthused: ‘We are feeling blessed and full
- Festive Colin (Picture: M&S)M&S has released their Christmas food range, and fans of stalwarts of the brand Colin the Caterpillar and Percy Pig are in luck.Ready to grace your Christmas table this year is a Colin the Caterpillar cake that’s had a seasonal makeover.It’ll taste much the same as the standard chocolate roll, but is decorated with red chocolate presents. Best of all, Colin is wearing an adorable wee Santa hat.The £10 cake is part of the Christmas food collec
- Whitney Houston’s hologram resurfaced at a livestream (Picture: Getty)A hologram of the late Whitney Houston was reportedly used without permission from the singer’s estate at a livestream show.
The hologram recently appeared on producer Scott Storch’s variety show – which was a collection of performances from late icons.Hologram USA founder, Alki David, had helped create the 48-year-old pop legend’s likeness back in 2016.The hologram had been due to premiere that y
- Alex Telles wants to join Manchester United (Picture: Getty)Manchester United will need to submit a third bid for Alex Telles with Porto set to reject a second proposal of around £13.63million.Porto rejected United’s opening bid for the 27-year-old, which was believed to be between £11m-£12m.
The Brazil international is keen on moving to Old Trafford and has already agreed terms with the club over a five-year deal at the Theatre of Dreams.Porto value Telles at £18m
- EXCLUSIVE: Primary school teacher Michelle and IT sales manager Owen met just moments before they said 'I do' on the cult Channel 4 show Married At First Sight
Jon Bon Jovi reveals ‘mutual respect’ is the key to 40-year relationship with high school sweetheart DorotheaJon Bon Jovi has opened up about his 40-year love story with high school sweetheart Dorothea (Picture: Rex)Jon Bon Jovi and his wife Dorothea have managed to enjoy the king of long-lasting love that all the best songs are about.And the music icon has opened up about the secret to his 40-year romance with his high school sweetheart.In a joint interview with People magazine, the happy couple agreed that ‘mutual respect’ is one of the secrets to making their love last for four decades.B
- Speaking at a Downing Street press conference, Sir Patrick Vallance and Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty said the rates of Covid were 'going in the wrong direction'
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