- In China it is illegal to transport live animals, but 'blind boxes' have become increasingly popular. Customers buy packages without knowing which animal they will receive through the post
- President Joe Biden said he did not want to hold a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin after their summit meeting next week because it could be a 'distraction.'
- (Picture: ASICS)How good is exercise for your mind, really?
The idea that exercise can help to boost our mental health is nothing new – the benefits of moving more are well documented in helping to treat depression, reduce anxiety, improve self-esteem, memory and thinking skills.For the average armchair athlete though, it’s almost impossible to quantify just how much an exercise session can boost the mind: we get it in theory, but wouldn’t it be interesting – and motivati
- Boris Johnson today said 'anybody sensible' would 'keep an open mind' about the origin of the coronavirus outbreak but the UK does not currently believe the so-called 'lab leak' theory.
- Boris Johnson is set to delay ‘freedom day’ as Covid cases continue to surge (Picture: PA/AP/Reuters/Getty)Boris Johnson is poised to confirm England’s June 21 ‘freedom day’ is cancelled.The Prime Minister is expected to make a formal announcement tomorrow that the full easing of social-distancing restrictions can’t go ahead as hoped.It’s likely the government will opt for a four week delay, meaning the easing will happen no sooner than July 19.If confir
- The highly-transmissible strain - known as B.1.617.2 or 'Delta' - now makes up about 10 percent of US cases, up from just one percent less than a month ago, Outbreak.info claims.
- Speaking publicly for the first time since the birth of Meghan and Harry's daughter Lilibet, Thomas Markle begged them to let him meet his grandchildren in an explosive interview.
- Not back to normal but hopefully better than last year (pic: ESA)The biggest video game event of the year is, sort of, underway with major preview events from Ubisoft, Xbox, Nintendo, and more.Traditionally speaking, E3 is the most important week of the year for video games, when almost every publisher in the world travels to Los Angeles to make their big announcements and reveal new games for the first time. Except for the second year in a row the LA Convention Center lies dormant, but E3, of a
Euro 2020: Coleen and Wayne Rooney support England at Wembley with sons and bump into Jamie RedknappWayne and Coleen Rooney enjoyed a family day out at the England game (Picture: Getty Images)Wayne Rooney may no longer play for England but he watched them like a hawk as they took to the pitch at Wembley for the latest Euro 2020 match. The retired footballer enjoyed a family day out at Wembley on Sunday with wife Coleen and their sons, Klay, eight, and Kit, five, as England took on Croatia. After departing their central London hotel with their suitcases, the clan were later spotted ta
- The Prime Minister said he would announce his plans around step four of the roadmap tomorrow night - and refused to be drawn on whether July 19 will be the final delay
- The Motherland stars avoided children while filming (Picture: BBC Two)Stars of Motherland Diane Morgan and Anna Maxwell Martin tried to avoid scenes involving children in the hit BBC show.The British sitcom focuses on middle-class parents and the everyday challenges they encounter as they raise their children.
Diane, 45, plays single-mum Liz and Anna, 44, plays Julia.It almost goes without saying that a show about parenting would involve children, but nevertheless, the two actresses did their be
- Denmark’s team doctor has confirmed Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest (AFP via Getty)Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest and ‘was gone’ before he was resuscitated on the pitch, according to Denmark’s team doctor Morten Boesen.‘We don’t have an explanation for what happened,’ Boesen said at a press conference on Sunday.‘I didn’t see it live, I saw it on the screen after it happened.‘It was a cardiac arrest. He was gone
- (Picture: Endemol Shine)Now that Nikau (Kawakawa Fox-Reo) has signed with Sienna (Rose Riley), he’s been required in the city more for photo shoots. Although Bella (Courtney Miller) misses her boyfriend, she’s supportive of her new career and excited for the day he returns. When he’s back, the couple make plans to spend the day together, but just as Nikau is settling into life back in the Parata house with his uncle’s BBQ, both Emmett (JR Reyne) and Sienna show up un
- The Sydney boy had been spearfishing with his dad while holidaying at thesnorkelling spot 1,000km north of Perth when he noticed a dark shadow' which 'came closer and got faster and faster.
- Jalan Woods-Bell, 15, died after he was knifed near the Global Academy secondary school in Hayes, west London, as he and other children made their way to school
- Boris Johnson today desperately tried to calm rising tensions between the UK and the EU after Dominic Raab blasted Emmanuel Macron for making 'offensive' comments.
- At least 20 Russian naval ships, submarines, and support vessels took part in the large-scale war games, ahead of a meeting between Biden and Putin in Geneva on Wednesday.
- King's College London endorses Teresa Cheng as a university fellow despite the fact she was sanctioned by the US administration last year for suppressing democratic rights in Hong Kong.
- The clarity on vaccine doses comes after Gordon Brown warned the G7 summit could be seen as an 'unforgivable moral failure'
- A woman from Spain has gone viral following her death, after publishing the exclusive guest list for her funeral in her obituary - where she says none of her relatives are allowed to attend
- A small number of fans were heard booing players as they performed the gesture to protest against racism at Wembley stadium today, before the jeers were drowned out by applause.
- James McGibbon was charged on Sunday with the murder of 19-year-old Taylor Cox, who died on Tuesday after being shot in the head in Islington.
- The taste of summer (Picture: Pimm’s)Summer has arrived with a bang, with today expected to be the hottest day of the year so far.
For many up and down the country, that means it’s time to crack out the Pimm’s.Whether you’re looking for the recipe for the classic, or you’re looking for something a little different, we’ve got you covered…Original Pimm’s No.1Ingredients:Highball glass filled with ice50ml Pimm’s No.1150ml lemonadeSliced strawbe
- Texas authorities say they plan to question ex-NFL player Kevin Ware about the disappearance of his girlfriend after he was arrested for violating a bond-supervision court order on Friday.
- England’s players took the knee before the start of their Euro 2020 opener against Croatia (AP)England fans who booed players taking the knee were drowned out by applause in the Euro 2020 opener against Croatia at Wembley on Sunday.England’s players were booed for their gesture in their friendlies against Austria and Romania at the Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough before the tournament started.Moments before the start of their match against Croatia, England’s players took the
- Tomas Gimeno is believed to have drugged his daughters Olivia, six, and Anna, one, before stuffing their bodies into holdalls and dropping them into the ocean with weighted anchors
- With the PM on the verge of delaying 'Freedom Day', new analysis by Public Health England has revealed that 29 per cent of Covid deaths from the B.1.617.2 strain have had two injections.
- Hollywood megastar Chris Hemsworth has been listed in the Queen's Birthday honours list.
- Joe Root England’s suffered a comprehensive defeat to New Zealand (Picture: Getty)Joe Root insisted England would ‘come back stronger’ from their Test series defeat to New Zealand, while Kiwis captain Kane Williamson relished in his team’s impressive victory.The Black Caps clinched an emphatic eight-wicket victory over England at Edgbaston to win their first Test series on these shores in 22 years.For England, it was a first home series defeat since 2014 and potentially t
- Harris made history Saturday as the first sitting vice president to march in a Pride event as she and Doug Emhoff joined the Capital Pride Walk and Rally.
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