- Wild elephants scavenge for food in the landfill in Sri Lanka (Picture: Reuters)A massive trench is being dug around a landfill to stop a herd of starving elephants scavenging for food among the mounds of plastic waste.The heartbreaking sight of elephants rummaging through the rubbish for vegetable scraps has shocked people all over the world.Every day, dozens of elephants lumber out of the forest near the eastern town of Ampara in Sri Lanka.Officials say they consume plastic along with the food
- Caption: Wristband tells your boss if you\’re unhappy
Provider: (Picture:Moodbeam/Getty)Thousands of employees around the country are getting to grips with working from home and the long-term and the effects that come with it.While some have embraced the change, others have experienced rising levels of stress and burnout.The answer could be found in a £50 wristband created by a British health technology company. Rather than tracking metrics like heart rate or levels of movement, the
- via mirror.co.ukA picture of an Asda driver trekking through the snow to deliver the customer's food order has gone viral on Facebook with many people saying he serves a pay rise
- Taken from Pembroke Pines, Florida, Nicole Martinez, right, was found with minor injuries in Washington DC (Picture: Pembroke Pines Police Department)An 18-year-old who was abducted from her parents at gunpoint has been found injured 1,000 miles from where she was taken.Nicole Martinez, who was kidnapped by Jaddier Sanchez, 37, in Pembroke Pines, Florida yesterday, has been found with minor injuries by police in Washington DC.Sanchez, from West Palm Beach, has been arrested and Martinez has been
- Barbara Joyce , 69, arrived at Quimble Stud Farm, near Lewes, on Saturday morning to find the 'smouldering bodies' of her beloved animals after a suspected arson attack.
- The musician has been arrested (Pictures: Getty Images)Iced Earth guitarist Jon Schaffer has been arrested for his involvement in the US Capitol riots on January 6.The heavy metal musician is said to have been charged with engaging in violence in a restricted building and disorderly conduct, among other crimes, according to the Wall Street Journal.Schaffer was pictured at the riot wearing a ‘lifetime’ Oath Keepers cat, referencing the far-right group, which has been deemed an extremi
- Jennifer Hudson wants to return as Louise from St Louis in the Sex And The City reboot (Picture: YouTube)News of the Sex And The City (SATC) reboot has been met with mixed reviews and a resounding ‘WTF’ due to the confirmation that Kim Cattrall will not be reprising her role as Samantha Jones. Admittedly, I’m one of those longtime SATC fans struggling to get on-board with what the bars of Manhattan will look like without a cocktail-sipping Samantha recounting her outrageou
- Charlie Mullins, the high profile founder of pipe-unblocking giant Pimlico Plumbers said he would insist his staff had the jab to protect his workers and customers.
- Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic 2 – now on mobile (pic: Aspyr)GameCentral’s monthly look at the best in mobile gaming turns up two gems in the form of Million Dungeon and Knights Of The Old Republic 2.After the culinary and video game excesses of the Christmas season, January always feels like something of a comedown. Luckily your mobile’s got your back with a joyous mixture of weirdness and quality, whether you enjoy the potent retro appeal of Star Wars: Knights Of The
- Police said ex-con Jaddier T. Sanchez, 37, of West Palm Beach, kidnapped Nicole Martinez, 18, and her parents from outside their home in Pembroke Pines, Florida on Sunday.
- Order a free Uber if you’re going to get your vaccine at one of seven mass vaccination centres (Picture: Olly Curtis/Future via Getty Images)In a bid to help as many people as possible get a vaccine, Uber will offer free door-to-door trips to seven mass vaccination centres in England.The company will cover trips up to £15 which are started or ended at one of the centres for 28,000 people.It includes wheelchair-accessible Uber Access vehicles and Uber Assist vehicl
- Kimberley Ametoglou leaked nude photos of St Kilda AFL players she was seeing in 2010, and also player agent Ricky Noxon, ending his career in disgrace. He's definitely not over it.
- Ferdinand gave his take on United’s current situation (Picture: Youtube)Rio Ferdinand believes Manchester United are capable of winning the Premier League after their 0-0 draw with Liverpool and thinks Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side should not spread themselves too thin by playing their strongest teams in the Europa League.While Ferdinand thinks the goalless draw suited the likes of Manchester City, Leicester and Tottenham Hotspur, he wouldn’t swap United’s position –
- Frank Tunbridge, 73, believes two pumas are to blame for the death of the sheep in Snowdonia after examination of the corpses revealed they were 'clinically' killed - unlike a random dog attack.
- Tennis fans have blasted Novak Djokovic's list of demands for Australian Open tennis players, saying he's the 'last person in the world I'd be taking advice on COVID protocols'.
- Kandice Barber was previously found guilty of sending topless photos and a video of herself to the 15-year-old boy, jurors at Amersham Law Courts heard today.
Great British Bake Off’s Laura Adlington has revealed she and her husband were struck down with coroanvirus just before the Christmas holidays.The baker, who made it to the final of the 2020 series but lost out to champion Peter Sawkins, disclosed on today’s episode of Lorraine that her sense of taste disappeared – making it pretty difficult to enjoy her festive dinner.
- Treasury officials have modelled a plan to scrap council tax and stamp duty and replace them with a property tax based on a percentage of a home's value.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard provides N’Golo Kante and Andreas Christensen injury update and rates Leicester’s title chancesChelsea defender Andreas Christensen could play a part at Leicester (Picture: Getty)Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard has confirmed Andreas Christensen is available for selection again and could face Leicester City but N’Golo Kante is not yet fit enough to feature at the King Power Stadium.Third-placed Leicester will fancy their chances against an out-of-form Chelsea side, who trail them by six points in the table, and Lampard has been sweating over the fitness of several first-team players
- Crystal Leary stopped off at Basics Meat Market in Beaverton, Oregon (pictured), on Saturday night and left her 4-year-old son in her unlocked SUV with the engine running.
- China 'could have acted more quickly' in dealing with Covid-19, the WHO's pandemic response probe declared today.
- French tennis player Alize Cornet has admitted she should have 'shut her mouth' instead of complaining about 'insane' quarantine protocols ahead of the Australian open.
- The former Princess of Wales Pub in Little Abington, Cambridgeshire, still boasts many of its original features, including a fireplace and a former cart store, now used as an external office.
- Homes on the man-made Blue Estate, which will float in the Caribbean Sea,start at £14,600 for a budget studio apartment, increasing up to £1.1billion for one of its 'Signature Estate' mega mansions.
- Eurostar could go bust within months without a rescue package, MPs and business leaders warn.
Passengers have fallen 95 per cent since last March and it now operates two services a day.
- Feigang Fei, owner at Aunt Dai, with the menu (Picture: Cuisine Aunt Dai)When it comes to trying out a new restaurant, you’re probably keen to check out a few reviews and get some honest opinions.But it’s unlikely the brutally honest critiques will come from the restaurant owner themselves.For one place in Montreal, Canada, though, the owner tells customers exactly what he thinks of each dish, right there on the menu.Feigang Fei, owner at Aunt Dai, likes to let customers know that th
Trump supporter, 50, went to US Capitol riot on a date – only for crush to dump her for another ‘rioter’Jenna Ryan, pictured on the right on the plane, attended the US Capitol riots in the hope of finding romance – only to be ditched for another woman (Pictures: NBC News)A Donald Trump supporter traveled to the US Capitol riots by private jet for a date – only for her suitor to ditch her for another woman. Jenna Ryan, 50, agreed to attend the ‘Save America’ rally after receiving a Facebook message from a ‘really cute guy.’
But Ryan, from Dallas in Texas, ended u
- The actor, 62, tweeted Friday: 'I had a dream Trump was on trial for sedition'. 'Outside the courthouse, a noose was hung from a makeshift scaffold,' he added.
- This year's Blue Monday falls during a lockdown in a worldwide pandemic, meaning that challenges faced by many Britons in winter will be felt even more acutely.
- John Sullivan, 73, is among the snowbirds who have received the vaccine in Florida because of the different ways states have been prioritizing groups eligible to receive the shots first.
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