- via theguardian.comConcerned British doctors of Asian heritage says India’s Covid crisis needs a strong global responseCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe streets of Delhi are known for their noise, crowds, and bustle, but Meenal Vis, a UK doctor, says that when her family there listen out of their windows there is “pin-drop silence”.“It is almost like living in a horror film. People are not sure what will come next,” she said. “The kind of feel
- The prime minister said Australians had come to accept local lockdowns as 'part of living with Covid-19' and that residents did not have 'an appetite' for change.
- A win of Aberdeenshire West - the constituency that takes in Balmoral - would have given Nicola Sturgeon a firm moral mandate to hold a repeat of the 2014 independence referendum.
- Police were called to the machete fight scene in Romford just yards away from where Jodie Chesney was murdered two years ago, at 6.40pm on Friday.
- NYPD officers responded to the shooting shortly before 5pm on Saturday near the intersection of West 44th Street and Seventh Avenue in Manhattan, in the heart of Times Square.
- Piers Morgan pens piece about Alastair Campbell on Good Morning Britain (Picture: Getty)After storming off the set earlier this year, Piers Morgan has spoken about Alastair Campbell temporarily replacing him on Good Morning Britain.Alastair is to co-host the show alongside Susanna Reid during Mental Health Awareness Week, from May 10 to May 12.Even though the pair are friendly, Piers has now questioned why ITV bosses hired the former political advisor in the first place.In a piece for the Daily
- A poll of almost 17,000 Britons found younger people's attitudes to vaccination barely differ from those of the middle-aged, with at least 84 per cent looking forward to their jabs.
- Britain yesterday passed another vaccine milestone with more than two-thirds of adults now given a Covid-19 jab. Health Secretary Matt Hancock urged everyone to have the jab when it's offered.
ITV bosses ‘urged to axe John Barrowman’ from Dancing On Ice as star apologises for ‘exposing himself’ on Torchwood setITV bosses have been urged to axe John Barrowman from Dancing On Ice (Picture: ITV)ITV bosses have been urged to ‘axe’ John Barrowman from the upcoming series of Dancing On Ice amid accusations that he repeatedly exposed himself on the set of Torchwood.The actor, 54, admitted to ‘tomfoolery’ while filming the BBC drama, after two former runners came forward with allegations that he would ‘get his genitals out on a regular basis’.They opened up about their expe
- The little boy was walking with his brother on Peveril Road, in Peterborough (Picture: Google Maps)A stranger who randomly stabbed a nine-year-old boy in the street is being hunted by police.The child was walking with his brother on Peveril Road, in Peterborough, on Saturday afternoon when a man attacked him and then ran off.
The boy was hurt on his face and head and was taken to hospital by air ambulance.He is currently in a stable condition in hospital and the scene of the crime has been seale
- Lady Gaga wrapped filming on Ridley Scott film House of Gucci (Picture: Getty/Instagram)Lady Gaga has shared a picture of herself holding hands with House of Gucci director Ridley Scott after the movie finished filming.The singer, 35, posted a snap of her arms reaching out to Ridley on the set of the upcoming film.She captioned the image: ‘That’s a wrap. Rid. #HouseOfGucci.’The film will follow Patrizia Regianni, who was convicted of plotting the 1995 murder of her ex-husband M
- Is there any way of getting through to Nina? (Picture: ITV)Nina Lucas (Mollie Gallagher) and Seb Franklin (Harry Visinoni) were attacked by Corey Brent (Maximus Evans) and his drunken gang in Wednesday’s (May 5) instalment of Coronation Street.The show decided to tell this story to explore the social intolerance and prejudice so often suffered by people from stigmatised minority groups. During the preparation and throughout the narrative, the show has been working alongside The Sophie Lanc
- Back in 2019, Roy Cropper (David Neilson) began playing online scrabble with his half-brother Richard in Coronation Street. When Roy and Carla Connor (Alison King) tracked Richard down, they were turned away by Nina Lucas (Mollie Gallagher) – who was secretly caring for her ill father.Following Richard’s death, Nina moved in with Roy. Initially, this uncle-niece relationship was one that struggled, but after Roy and Nina connected and found their common interests, the small family un
- Boris Johnson is to put the NHS at the centre of this week's Queen's Speech by introducing legislation to help repair the damage caused by the pandemic.
- The students, who have not been publicly identified at this point, attended the off-campus party in March, the same month a campus official threatened interim suspensions for students who gathered together.
Emily In Paris star Lily Collins reunites with co-stars in St Tropez as filming continues for season two of Netflix showLily Collins, Camille Razat and Ashley Park are in the South of France (Picture: Instagram/Netflix)The Emily in Paris cast has been reunited in the sunny South of France.Actress Lily Collins, 32, shared a picture of herself on Instagram on Saturday alongside Camille Razat, 27, and Ashley Park, 29, to celebrate finishing the first week of filming on season two of the Netflix hit.The trio looked stylish and dressed for the warm French Riviera weather as they posed in front of the calm Mediterranea
- Text messages reveal the fear a student felt after a sixth grade girl at Rigby Middle School in Idaho pulled a gun from her backpack and opened fire.
Alan Shearer hails ‘magnificent’ Reece James and says Manchester City ‘couldn’t handle’ Chelsea starAlan Shearer lavished praise on ‘magnificent’ Chelsea star Reece James (Picture: BBC)Alan Shearer has hailed ‘magnificent’ Reece James and says Manchester City ‘couldn’t handle’ the Chelsea star during their defeat at the Etihad.England international James helped the Blues come from behind to secure a 2-1 victory over their Champions League final opponents on Saturday.Raheem Sterling put the hosts in front but Chelsea took full advantage of Sergio Aguero
Little Mix’s Leigh-Anne Pinnock ‘to become RuPaul’s Drag Race UK judge’ after Confetti video successLeigh-Anne Pinnock set to become judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race UK (Picture: BBC & Getty)Little Mix star Leigh-Anne Pinnock is set to become a judge on the next series of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, it has been claimed.The performer, who just announced her pregnancy, will reportedly be sashaying into the third season of the hit BBC programme.This comes after her bandmate Jade Thirwall was a success on the first season, making Leigh-Anne the second Little Mixer to appear on the panel
- The mayor was re-elected with 69% of the vote and more than twice the number of votes his Tory opponent received (Pictures: Sky News)Andy Burnham has hinted at a future run for the Labour leadership following his landslide re-election as Manchester Mayor.Mr Burnham, dubbed ‘King of the North’, has run and lost Labour’s leadership race twice before in 2010 and 2015. After being re-elected as Metro Mayor, he told Sky News: ‘In the distant future, if the party were ever
- The episode airing tonight at 11.30pm ET (0330 GMT on Sunday) will air live internationally on YouTubein more than 100 countries. The stream will not be available to U.S. viewers.
Arsenal legend Ian Wright criticises ‘lazy’ Timo Werner after Chelsea’s victory over Manchester CityIan Wright criticised ‘lazy’ Timo Werner after Chelsea beat Manchester City (Picture: BBC)Former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright criticised ‘lazy’ Timo Werner after Chelsea’s impressive Premier League victory over Manchester City.The Blues came from behind to boost their top-four hopes and defeat their Champions League final opponents at the Etihad.Raheem Sterling put the hosts ahead on 44 minutes and Sergio Aguero had the chance to double City’s lead m
- via mirror.co.ukLabour's Sadiq Khan was re-elected as Mayor of London in a closer contest for the capital than many had predicted - beating competition from Tory candidate Shaun Bailey
- Results initially looked tight before the Khan took a strong lead on Saturday afternoonSadiq Khan has won a second term as Mayor of London after surging ahead of Tory rival Shaun Bailey.
The Labour incumbent won by 55.2% to Bailey’s 44.8%.He tweeted: ‘Thank you London. It’s the absolute honour of my life to serve the city I love for another three years. I’ll leave no stone unturned to get our city back on its feet. A brighter future is possible, and we’ll deliver it
- Results initially looked tight before the Khan took a strong lead on Saturday afternoonSadiq Khan has won another term as Mayor of London after surging ahead of Tory rival Shaun Bailey.
Results initially looked tight before the Labour incumbent took a five-point lead on Saturday afternoon.
The race has been much closer than people thought, considering some in Bailey’s own party had written him off, while a Labour source said turnout and voter complacency could be a problem.But Mr Khan was
- via mirror.co.ukThe London mayor was returned with 1,206,034 votes, beating Tory Shaun Bailey who won 977,601 - but his share of the vote in the first round was down more than four points since 2016
- He has arrived (Picture: BBC)EastEnders has released first-look pictures of Brian Conley making his debut as Sonia’s long-lost father Terry Cant.In his first appearance in Walford, Terry will be seen emerging from the Tube station and bumping into Rainie (Tanya Franks).But it won’t be long before he’ll be making the acquaintance of Sonia (Natalie Cassidy), who was glimpsed not so long ago trying to track down her errant dad online.Speaking recently about his casting on the BBC1
- Holidaymakers arriving back at Heathrow could face queues of up to ten hours in part because Border Force, Heathrow and unions are embroiled in a row over Perspex.
- From the murder of Fanny Adams to an attempted assassination of the Prime Minister, these desperate, sometimes inexplicable crimes still shape the way we see deliberate killing.
- Amanda K. Fletcher, 37, a teacher at NYC's Columbia Secondary School for Math, Science, and Engineering, was filmed by studentscommitting an 'inappropriate sex act'.
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