- Seven adults died after eating Suantangzi, a popular Chinese delicacy, but the noodles had become contaminated with bongkrek acid. Two others from the same family died later
- It was a little before 6am on May 11 when police sirens broke the early-morning calm in Glyka Nera, an upmarket suburb of Athens - cars racing to the scene of a reported break-in.
- Yasin Hafid is using his standing in the community to link young people with employers (Picture: Yasin Hafid/#PickaTradeNotaBlade)A former homeless teenager who turned his life around is creating job opportunities to help young people escape drugs, gangs and knives.Yasin Hafid says the streets of London are ‘the worst they’ve ever been’, with a tide of gun and knife killings claiming the lives of two close friends.The barber has founded a scheme named Pick a Trade Not a Blade a
- Nine people went tubing in the Dan River and went over an 8-foot dam (Pictures: AP)Three people have died, four were rescued and two remain missing after the group went tubing in a North Carolina river and went over an eight-foot dam.Search efforts resumed on Friday morning for the two tubers who are unaccounted for from the accident on Wednesday in the Dan River. Rescue crews found a 14-year-old boy, his uncle and two cousins on Thursday afternoon and all of them were transported to a hospital
Andrew Lloyd Webber rejects Boris Johnson’s offer of ‘unequal’ Cinderella live events trial: ‘An afterthought and undervalued’Andrew Lloyd Webber will be opening Cinderella in line with the government’s 50% capacity rule (Picture: Getty/Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella)Andrew Lloyd Webber has rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s offer for his musical Cinderella to be included in a pilot scheme for live events, despite talks of an exemption after the production was name-checked during Monday’s Downing Street briefing.Earlier this week, Mr Johnson said he was in talks with Andrew about includin
- Samsung KX commissioned research as it unveils a slow fashion catwalk in collaboration with renowned sustainable fashion expert, Patrick McDowell, forming part of Graduate Fashion Week
- Kieran Tierney has been one of Arsenal’s most impressive performers since the appointment of Mike Arteta (Picture: Getty)Kieran Tierney is ready to commit his long-term future to Arsenal and sign new five-year contract.The Scotland international has been one of the shining lights since Mikel Arteta’s appointment 18 months ago, impressing with his attitude and commitment as much as his performance on the pitch.
According to Football.London, despite Arsenal facing up to the prospect of
- Republican and Democrat Senators are demanding to know when the travel mask mandate will finally be lifted. Fully vaccinated Americans are already safe to remove masks in crowded outdoor hubs.
Jessie J broke down in tears in an emotional video as she opened up with fans about her battle with Meniere’s disease.The singer confirmed last December she had been diagnosed with the condition after she spent Christmas Eve in hospital when she went ‘completely deaf’ in one ear. Now Jessie has given her followers an insight into her health struggles over the pas
- Manchester United’s new home kit for the 2021/22 season has not gone down well with Gary Neville (Picture: Getty)Gary Neville has was far from impressed after leaked images of what appears to be Manchester United’s new home kit were leaked on Friday.
The shirt features the club’s new sponsor, TeamViewer, who replaced Chevrolet after the German-based technology company agreed a five-year deal worth £235million.
Neville, however, gave a scathing verdict of kit manufacturer
- Many Scottish fans have headed to London for the game tonight (Picture: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire)England face Scotland tonight in what is one of the most highly anticipated games of the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament.
The game is kicking off at Wembley Stadium from 8pm, with the old rivals battling it out to see who can move closer to the knockout stages of the tournament.
If England beat Scotland, they will secure their spot in the round of 16, having already defeated Croatia in their first game.
- Steven Partington, 44, was caught on CCTV loitering in a blind spot behind the woman's white Astra on a road in Nottingham before opening the back door and climbing in.
- Paul Ritchie, 34, from Lanarkshire, bombarded MPs including Jeremy Corbyn, Rory Stewart and John Bercow with a string of 'vile' emails including death threats over a six-month period.
- The DoJ has identified one of the men who features prominently in the video as Thomas Webster, who is facing seven charges for his involvement in the Capitol riots on January 6.
- Conservative MP for Wakefield Imran Ahmad Khan, 47, is facing trial accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy in 2008.
- Christine Ainsworth-Wells tried out a Beryl hire e-scooter in Bournemouth, Dorset, only to crash on the seafront promenade suffering a suspected broken wrist and a fractured eye socket.
- The Government is discussing a proposal to exempt 2,500 designated VIPs including Uefa and Fifa officials, politicians, and sponsors from having to self-isolate on arrival into England.
- Christian Eriksen had to be resuscitated after collapsing in Denmark’s clash with Finland (AFP/EPA/Reuters)Christian Eriksen has visited his Denmark teammates and coaching staff after being discharged from hospital.A statement from Denmark’s FA read: ‘Christian Eriksen has been through a successful operation and was today discharged from Rigshospitalet.‘Today he also visited the national team in Helsingor – and from there he will go home and spend time with his fami
- The brutal men, Albert (pictured) and Thomas Billingham, who were aged 22 and 19 respectively, were sentenced in 1875 to five years hard labour for beating and stabbing a park warden.
- Kim Cattrall has mocked her Sex and the City reboot absence (Picture: Twitter / HBO)Kim Cattrall has mocked her controversial absence from the Sex and The City reboot following her very public fall out with Sarah Jessica Parker. The 64-year-old played seductive PR guru Samantha Jones for six series and two films, but won’t be joining Parker, Kristin Davis or Cynthia Nixon in the upcoming revival, And Just Like That which kicked off production last week.Poking fun at her snub, Kim joke
BBC Breakfast star Carol Kirkwood reveals secret boyfriend as she heaps praise on ‘extremely handsome’ mystery manBBC Breakfast star Carol revealed she is happier than ever (Picture: Rex)Carol Kirkwood revealed she’s happier than ever as she spilled the beans on her secret boyfriend.The BBC Breakfast star was previously married to property developer Jimmy for 18 years, before they announced their divorce in 2008.She has kept her love life on lockdown ever since, but couldn’t help herself when it came to praising her mystery beau – without giving his identity away.Speaking to Prima Magazine
- P&O Cruises, MSC Cruises and Royal Caribbean International are among the firms that accepted bookings in excess of the 1,000 person limit.
- Spotify said it was ‘pleased’ with the couple’s audio debut in December (Picture: Archewell Audio brand)Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have released just one episode of their podcast since signing a multi-million pound Spotify contract.The Sussexes have provided just 37 minutes of content for listeners, six months after netting a reported £18million deal with the streaming giant.They promised shows that ‘uplift and entertain’ and on December 29 released a holi
- The Conservative rising star is alleged to have groped the teenager in Staffordshire in 2008, before he was an MP
- Georgia Laurie, 28, has spoken about how she fought off a crocodile and saved her twin sister Melissa in Mexico. But she says it still feels surreal and she does not think of herself as a hero.
- Clare Cassidy (left) was driving at 63mph when she hit Yasmin Jenkins (Picture: Cavendish Press)A drug-driver who left a nurse fighting for her life after speeding into her as she crossed the road has been spared jail.Clare Cassidy, 31, was driving at twice the speed limit when her BMW hit Yasmine Jenkins, 34, in Stockport, Greater Manchester, in April last year.Yasmin, who works as a nurse at a nursery, suffered a traumatic brain injury, fractured skull and broken ankle, and spent three weeks i
- Lexi Pickerill describes her style as ‘alternative’ (Picture: BPM Media / The Orme Academy)A school girl was isolated from her classmates and threatened with exclusion because of her choice of eyeliner.
Lexi Pickerill, 13, who describes her style as ‘alternative’, likes to wear dramatic eye makeup for lessons.
She refused to remove her winged eyeliner during the school day on Wednesday so teachers at The Orme Academy, in the village of Wolstanton, Stafffordshire, decided
Moment Bilal Hamze is shot dead during drive-by attack in Sydney after being warned he was in dangerHorrifying footage has captured the moment Bilal Hamze was shot several times in a brazen drive-by shooting on Bridge Street, near Sydney's Circular Quay, at around 10.25pm on Thursday.
- The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are said to have shared a snap of their newborn Lilibet with members of the royal family on an exclusive WhatsApp group - so who is in this chat and what's it for?
- Martin Lewis will join Susanna Reid on GMB later this month (Picture: Ken McKay/ITV/Rex)It has been announced that money saving expert Martin Lewis is to step into Piers Morgan’s shoes on Good Morning Britain, following the broadcaster’s dramatic departure from the ITV programme.While viewers may often turn to Martin for guidance on mortgages or their savings, he is soon set to follow in the footsteps of several other presenters by joining Susanna Reid on GMB.Susanna has had a spate
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