Here’s how to repay developing nations for colonialism – and fight the climate crisis | Michael Franczak and Olúfẹ́mi O Táíwòvia theguardian.comThe IMF allots voting rights and emergency funds according to an outdated and unfair quota system established in 1944, before most colonies were free. Let’s change itActivists pushing for global reparations for colonialism and slavery are often accused of asking for the politically impossible. At the international scale, however, reparations are more plausible than one might think. That is because an international mechanism to move resources to the formerly colonized world in a politically
- Ria Hebden is will dance again in the skate-off next week(PIctures: ITV )Dancing On Ice’s Ria Hebden became the first contestant to land the dreaded skate-off, and some fans were left a little shocked over the result.The 39-year-old TV presenter and her professional partner Łukasz Różycki, skated to Harry Styles’ Treat People With Kindness, and judges Ashley Banjo, Oti Mabuse, Jayne Torvill, and Christopher Dean scored their routine 24.5 out of 40.However, it wasn&rs
- Leyla overhears Cain and Liam’s conversation (Picture: ITV)Leyla Harding (Roxy Shahidi) will be left horrified in upcoming Emmerdale episodes as she discovers Liam Cavanagh’s (Jonny McPherson) plan to kill Meena Jutla (Paige Sandhu).With Meena currently on the run, Liam is rocked when Brenda (Lesley Dunlop) tells him the police believe the killer could return to the village.Meeting up with Cain (Jeff Hordley), Liam asks him for a gun.Taking his friend to a field, Cain schools Liam on
- The ordeal continues (Picture: BBC)Stuart Highway (Ricky Champ) isn’t coping following his cancer diagnosis in EastEnders.A few weeks ago, after finding a rash on his breast, Stuart paid a visit to the doctor, who told him they needed to do a biopsy.Sadly, Stuart was told he has breast cancer.Struggling to process the information and in true Stuart style, he reacted with anger, telling the doctor he’d kill him if he tried to contact him about treatment.With Rainie (Tanya Franks) stil
- Summer helps Amy (Picture: ITV)Summer Spellman (Harriet Bibbty) will decide to stand up for Amy Barlow (Elle Mulvaney) in Coronation Street as she becomes determined to expose the sex offenders at their school.This week, Amy and Summer (Harriet Bibby) were disgusted to spot Max (Paddy Bever) looking at an upskirting photo on his phone.To make things worse, Summer realised the photo was of her.The ordeal continued as Amy and Asha (Tanisha Gorey) urged Summer to report the upskirting photo to the
Dancing On Ice 2022: Viewers unhappy over missing tribute to skating star Sean Price on air following his deathDancing On Ice fans voiced their disappointment that the show failed to pay tribute to the former star (Picture: ITV / REX )Dancing On Ice fans have been left confused and unhappy after the show failed to mention former star Sean Rice on Sunday’s episode.The Canadian professional ice skater, who took part on the ITV competition in 2011 and 2012, was a firm favourite with fans and died on Friday at the age of 49.Despite Sean’s links to Dancing On Ice, the show did not pay tribute to h
- At least a dozen lawyers have quit Bragg's office in the first two weeks of Bragg's term. Bragg has spent most of his first month in office under fire over his soft-on-crime policies.
- Josh became the latest contestant eliminated from Great Pottery Throw Down (Picture: Channel 4)Josh has become the latest contestant eliminated from the Great Pottery Throw Down after another gripping week.In the latest episode of the Channel 4 competition, the potters were tasked with creating inanimate objects, before attempting the bottle kiln challenge to impress judges Keith Brymer and Rich Miller.However, Josh struggled throughout and was the third person sent home.Announcing his exit, hos
- Children aged six to 11 are currently only eligible for the Pfizer vaccine with more than 300,000 receiving their dose since the rollout began last Monday.
- Paul Marsh killed little Jessica Dalgleish (Picture: SWNS)The mother of a disabled three-year-old girl brutally killed by her stepdad has slated his ‘incredibly lenient’ sentence.Paul Marsh, 27, was found guilty of the manslaughter of Jessica Dalgleish, three, after he battered her when she refused to eat a ham sandwich while he was trying to watch football on TV.Mum Hannah Butler, 29, was left shocked when Marsh was handed an 11 year jail term – and says he is likely to only s
- Locksmith L&E Ltd company director Elizabeth Johns said they have seen several cases of this type of entry, but they recommend installing snap-resistant locks to stop burglars from getting in
- Novak Djokovic will be banned from entering Australia for three years after his visa cancellation was upheld, the Federal Government has confirmed.
- Neil Robertson strolled to a second Masters title (Picture: Zhai Zheng)Neil Robertson powered to a second Masters title, dismantling Barry Hawkins in Sunday’s final and claiming a 10-4 victory at Alexandra Palace.The Australian claims the £250,000 top prize and lifts the Paul Hunter Trophy for the second time after first winning the prestigious event back in 2012.After a string of memorable matches over the tournament the final was something of a damp squid as Hawkins struggled to fi
- A seaside town has been left outraged when landlords sold off a Banksy for a rumoured £2million after tearing the wall it was on up
- The New Day star thought he and Ali should have had their WrestleMania moment (Picture: WWE)Kofi Kingston hoped to face Mustafa Ali at WrestleMania 37 before WWE bosses scrapped plans for a ‘perfect’ match.The stars’ history goes back to 2019, when an injury to Ali took him out of the WWE Championship picture which paved the way for KofiMania as the New Day veteran won his first – and thus far only – world title after an 11-year wait.Mustafa referenced their past ea
- 'With growing numbers of Tory MPs afraid they will lose their seats if they protect the Prime Minister, it looks sure to topple him'
- The Mirror can reveal that the Prime Minister attended a leaving do for his defence adviser Captain Steve Higham in the run-up to Christmas 2020 and gave a speech
- Jurgen Klopp loved his side’s win over Brentford on Sunday (Picture: Getty Images)Jurgen Klopp is far from ready to accept defeat for Liverpool in the Premier League title race, encouraging people to ‘enjoy the ride’ as the Reds try to catch Manchester City at the top of the table.Klopp’s side beat Brentford 3-0 on Sunday, which put them back within 11 points of the champions, although they do have a game in hand.It is an enormous task to make up that difference on any si
- Jessica Lally, 26, died of a heart attack at the Bronco's Rodeo bar in Sheffield after she fell from the mechanical bull
- Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis was congratulated by 20-time Grand Slam winners Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer after winning his first top tier tennis tournament in Adelaide.
- Ryan Oxley, 25, underwent three brain surgeries after a headache turned out to be more serious while his mum Jeannette, 62, was first diagnosed with Melanoma in 2019
- Kye Whyte and Tippy Packard had a unique performance on Dancing On Ice (Picture: ITV)The Dancing On Ice judges were in hot water with fans after they announced their results to BMX racer Kye Whyte.Paired with professional ice skater Tippy Packard, the Olympic champion, 22, offered a hugely unique twist to their performance.The Tokyo 2020 medal-winner soared onto the ice on his BMX as sparks appeared behind him, marking an incredible entrance for the young Olympian.Following the pyrotechnics, Kye
- The Today show host confirmed reports he and wife Jasmine caught the virus while on Queensland earlier this month, adding the entire family were struck down with Covid..
Florida Lt. Governor: Hispanic voters are 'flocking' to GOP because of Biden's 'disastrous policies'Nuñez, the first Hispanic woman to be elected Florida lieutenant governor, said they believe Republicans will give them 'freedom that will provide them opportunities for their families.'
- Rafael Benítez lasted just over six months as Everton manager (Picture: Getty Images)Rafael Benitez has bemoaned injuries and lack of financial backing during his spell at Everton, insisting that things would have improved had he not been sacked on Sunday afternoon.The Spaniard was appointed at the end of June and made a bright start to the season, but things went off the rails and his side really struggled over the last three months.The Toffees have lost nine of their last 12 Premier Lea
- Rose Ayling Ellis and Giovanni Pernice have addressed those persistent rumours (Picure: PA/BBC/@giovannipernice )Giovanni Pernice and Rose Ayling Ellis have broken their silence over persistent rumours surrounding the EastEnders star.The rumour mill has been in overdrive lately with suggestions Rose was planning on pulling out of the Strictly Come Dancing tour, which will see the 2022 contestants travel across the UK for major shows.Now the pair – the winners of Strictly 2021 – have
Dancing On Ice 2022: Christopher Dean brands Brendan Cole’s opening routine ‘best first performance in 14 series’Christopher Dean paid Brendan the highest compliment (Picture: ITV)Brendan Cole kicked off Sunday’s brand-new series of Dancing On Ice in style – as head judge Christopher Dean praised his routine as the ‘best first performance’ he’s seen in ’14 series.’The former Strictly Come Dancing professional, 45, and dance partner Vanessa Bauer were first up in the premiere, and skated in a black sparkly number to Ram Jam’s Black Betty.Judges Ashley Banjo, n
- The grieving mother, who livesfive blocks away, spoke just a few words before she broke down and had to be escorted back into the car by a relative.
Britain’s Got Talent 2022: Ant and Dec join Simon Cowell and David Walliams for first day of audition filmingBritain’s Got Talent is coming back to the screen (Picture: Raw Image Ltd/GoffPhotos.com)Fans can rest assured over the return of Britain’s Got Talent, as judges Simon Cowell and David Walliams were on hand to welcome a new batch of potential contestants at the auditions.Music mogul Simon, 62, opted for comfort as usual, donning a long-sleeved top and jeans for the day, coupled with sunglasses.Long-serving presenters Ant McPartlin and Dec Donnelly were in full spirits as they stepped
- I never bought the Johnson appeal but I understood why many voters did - now his political obituaries are being written, writes Kevin Maguire
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