The Mercer Street, a Japanese-owned tanker was attacked off Oman coast (Picture: REUTERS)The UK has told the Iranian ambassador his country is risking international peace and security after accusing it of carrying out an attack on a tanker.
Iran’s ambassador to the UK Mohsen Baharvand was summoned to the Foreign Office and told that Tehran must ‘immediately cease actions that risk international peace and security’.The UK has said it is highly likely that Iran was behind a drone
- Holly may have a massive payday ahead of her (Picture: Getty Images/Jon Corrigan)Holly Willoughby may be set for a rather large payday off the back of her newly-launched lifestyle platform Wylde Moon.Yesterday the star announced her latest venture, which sees the This Morning presenter throw herself into the world of wellness with a focus on spirituality and, just a day in, it’s already clearly a popular move.Holly – branded the ‘Founding Wylde Woman’ – revealed she
- President Biden made his first major address before the UN General AssemblyTuesday - announcing new financial commitments as he tried to reestablish the U.S.'s place in the global community.
- Give us all the pumpkin goodness (Picture: The Body Shop)Is there anything more gloriously basic than indulging in all things pumpkin spice at the first turning of the leaves?Give us all the lattes, fuzzy jumpers, auburn lipsticks, and The Body Shop’s coveted vanilla pumpkin range.If only these things could last year round, as so many of us have a soft spot for all things autumnal.Well, The Body Shop have decided to let the Halloweeny vibes live on, no matter what month it is.Each Septembe
Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins heartbroken Mary Berry didn’t get 10 years on Bake Off: ‘That’s our only regret’Mel and Sue were sad Mary Berry didn’t get to celebrate a decade on the show (Picture: BBC/Love Productions/Mark Bourdi)Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins have revealed that their only regret about leaving The Great British Bake Off was that Mary Berry didn’t get to celebrate 10 years on the show.The pair had hosted GBBO from 2010 until 2016 when it moved from the BBC to Channel 4, after which they announced they would no longer continue to host it.Mary, 86, also left Bake Off at this time
- On Monday, the tenth anniversary of the repeal of 'Don't Ask Don't Tell,' the VA announced that vets discharged for their gender identity, sexual orientation or HIV status are now eligible for full VA benefits.
- Thomas Rogers, 26, was a passenger in a car when he was knifed to death through an open window by one of his brothers while his other sibling filmed the stabbing
- Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said he was furious at the blunder, as he was warned that Afghans who worked for Western forces would be 'hunted and killed' by the Taliban
- A NYPD cop was suspended without pay after video surfaced of her on the back of a dirt bike at a Brooklyn block party.
- Angelina Jolie has been slammed as 'vindictive' and guilty of 'systematic obstruction', in a new lawsuit brought against her on behalf of ex-husband Brad Pitt, DailyMail.com can reveal.
Why Anthony Joshua has chosen to train with more amateur fighters than professionals ahead of Olesakndr Usyk showdownJoshua and Usyk collide this weekend (Picture: Getty)Anthony Joshua has fought more amateur fighters than professionals in preparation for his heavyweight title showdown against Oleksandr Usyk.The Briton puts his IBF, WBO and WBA (Super) titles on the line at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday against the undefeated Ukrainian.Like Joshua, Usyk is a 2012 Olympic gold medallist, turning professional in 2013 after an exceptional amateur career.
During his eight-year professional career, he h
- Britain is a multi-cultural country and this cast brilliantly captures the diverse world we live in (Picture: Mark Bourdillon/Love Productions)Within minutes of the latest Bake Off cast announcement last week, critics had sneeringly termed it ‘The Great Global Bake Off’.Noting that seven of the twelve contestants reference diverse cultures and heritage in their brief biographies, it’s been termed by many on social media as ‘PC gone mad’, &ls
- Evucation efforts continue on the island (Picture: Alamy/Getty/AP)Rivers of 1,000°C lava are flattening houses and forcing thousands to flee their homes on the Spanish island of La Palma.The Canary Islands’ first volcanic eruption on land in 50 years was triggered by thousands of small earthquakes.It caused the Cumbre Viejo volcano to shoot lava hundreds of metres into the air on Sunday.The so-called quake swarm had alerted authorities that an eruption was likely and more than 5,000 pe
- Raheem Sterling was among the players racially abused in Budapest (Picture: Getty)FIFA has handed Hungary a two-match stadium ban and a six-figure fine after their fans racially abused England’s players last month.
Supporters threw objects on the pitch during the Three Lions’ 4-0 victory in Budapest, while Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were among the players subjected to racist chanting.The punishment, which includes a £160,000 fine, means Hungary’s fans will be ban
- Jamie Walmsley says trans men with cervixes should be treated the same as women (Picture: Getty Images)A transgender rugby player has won an apology from a hospital over a delay in getting his cervical smear test results.
Doctors questioned why Jamie Walmsley, 29, needed the check-up when his medical notes said he was male.
What they didn’t realise was that he was born female and began transitioning 10 years ago, electing not to have his cervix removed.The confusion meant Jamie waited for
- James Cox, from Putney, London, took to LinkedIn to criticise those not wanting to return to the office, and was flooded with prank calls by those criticising his views.
- Great British Bake Off is kicking off tonight, with Prue Leith, Paul Hollywood, Matt Lucas and Noel Fielding back in the tent (Credits: Mark Bourdillon)Cake tins at the ready, Great British Bake Off is finally here and we can’t wait for it to start.It hasn’t been the easiest year so having presenters Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas comforting the series 12 contestants as they try to impress judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith is just what the doctor ordered.After the line-up was reveal
- The famous creature entertained children across America for years, but after being forced into captivity, her handler explained she was left 'miserable' and simply stopped breathing
Jennifer Hudson ‘in informal talks’ to star in Disney’s Hercules live-action remake after she pitched dream roleJennifer Hudson’s pleas to Disney may have landed her a spot in Hercules (Picture: Getty Images)Jennifer Hudson recently made a pitch to Disney for a role in the upcoming live-action remake of Hercules, and it may have worked as she’s now said to be in talks with the studio. Last year, it was confirmed that Avengers: Endgame directors, the Russo Brothers, had signed on to produce the Hercules makeover with Wonder Woman 1984’s Dave Callaham set to write the script.The new l
- An employment tribunal judge said calling women "birds" is "plainly sexist" and branded the Barclays Bank graduate analyst's boss foolish for thinking anyone would find the term funny
- Sian Berry has major safety concerns around the activism on motorways (Picture: Getty)The leader of the Green Party has condemned environmental campaigners for their ‘dangerous’ motorway protests.Sian Berry branded the Insulate Britain demonstrations – which on Tuesday blocked the M25 for a fifth time in just over a week – ‘terrifying’.But in an exclusive interview with Metro.co.uk, Ms Berry backed Extinction Rebellion (XR) ‘excellent’ recent prote
- The Covid-19 Families for Justice group, which represents around 3,000 grieving families, applied six weeks ago for the event in Manchester but have been told they cannot attend
- Chrissy didn’t discover the information until she had her fourth baby (Picture: Chrissy Horton/TikTok)Being a new mum brings with it an entirely new selection of anxieties.
Is the baby eating enough? Are they happy? What was that noise? Are they breathing?That is all before we even get to the sleeping part.
The stop-start nature of a newborn’s sleep cycle is incredibly difficult to regulate.
However, one mum on TikTok has shared a useful tip she wishes she had known sooner.
- The stars are set to join a Best of British cast to celebrate the Jubilee, which will take place across four nights in May next year. The event at Windsor Castle is said to mark the Queen's 70th year on the throne
- A care home planned a special wedding blessing for care assistant Katie and her husband Phil, so that all her surrogate 'aunties and uncles' could celebrate with her
- European Ryder Cup captain Padraig Harrington (Picture: Getty Images)It has now been three years since the last Ryder Cup and expectation has built to soaring levels ahead of the clash at Whistling Straits, starting this Friday.Europe are the defending champions and have won seven of the last nine editions of the event, but it is the Americans that go in as favourites to lift the trophy on Sunday on home soil.Europe last won in the States at Medinah in 2012 in the epic, memorable victory when cu
- The body of nine-year-old Viktoria Gnedova was found buried seven feet beneath a concrete slab in the cellar of her apartment block. Shavkat Shayakhmedov, 61, also lived in the building.
- Beijing claims the move has 'intensified' the arms race and state media has warned that it 'will potentially make Australia a target of a nuclear strike if war breaks out.'
- A CIA agent who recently travelled to India with director William Burns reported symptoms consistent with the mysterious Havana syndrome, leaving Burns 'fuming.'
- During the visit, Kate highlighted the beneficial, lifelong impact that nature and the outdoors can have on young people. The Duchess is Honorary Air Commandant of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets
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