Amir Khan may just be regretting a comment he made about ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!’ prior to entering the jungle. The professional boxer claimed the ITV reality show was for “has beens” in a tweet sent back in 2012. Amir was responding to a fan who asked if he would ever […]
Talks among four German parties seeking to form a coalition government after an election that weakened Chancellor Angela Merkel broke down after the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) pulled out, citing irreconcilable differences. The decision by the FDP means that Merkel’s conservative bloc will either seek to form a minority government with the Greens or a […]
Buckingham Palace has released new photos of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh to mark their 70th wedding anniversary on Monday. The pictures, taken by photographer Matt Holyoak from Camera Press last month, were shot in the white drawing room at Windsor Castle. To celebrate the 70th Wedding Anniversary of The Queen and The […]
The government has announced a new £1.7bn pot of investment to improve transport and encourage growth in the UK’s city regions. Theresa May also revealed plans to boost spending on research and development to 2.4% of GDP by 2027 as part of her industrial strategy, aimed at creating “high-paying jobs of the future”. Writing in The […]
Brexit is already costing families hundreds more every year, according to experts. A Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) report has analysed how the referendum vote has impacted inflation, wages and living standards ahead of the autumn budget on Wednesday. It shows UK households are already paying a high economic price and that Brexit is costing […]
MPs have called for a change in the law to prevent companies exploiting workers. The work and pensions and business, energy and industrial strategy select committees have published a joint report and draft Parliamentary bill aimed at closing loopholes which members say allow companies – including Uber and Deliveroo – to use “bogus self-employment status […]
Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing Russell Huxtable on The Cosby Show, has died.
Philip Hammond has provoked a backlash after telling the BBC’s Andrew Marr that “there are no unemployed people” in the UK. The Chancellor made the gaffe while asserting the country was on the up following a long economic downturn. “Where are all these unemployed people? There are no unemployed people,” he said, prompting a flurry […]
If the ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!’ contestants thought they were going to be eased in to their jungle experience, they soon learned that was not going to be the case. This year’s line-up have already been put through a series of gruelling challenges, and they’re yet to even set foot in […]
A senior Tory MP has said some of his colleagues have become “unhinged” amid the “general hysteria” over Brexit. Former attorney general Dominic Grieve, who opposed Brexit before the referendum, was among those labelled a “mutineer” on the front page of The Telegraph this week for preparing to vote against a government amendment to the EU Withdrawal […]
Philip Hammond’s pre-budget media round didn’t quite go according to plan. While extolling the virtues of the UK’s ascendance from some turbulent economic times, the chancellor made the bold claim that “there are no unemployed people” in the UK. He was quickly corrected on Twitter by literally everyone – there are in fact more than […]
Zimbabwe’s ruling party has begun the recall of Robert Mugabe as party leader, to replace him with the fired vice president. While he still refuses to step aside as president, the removal of him as head of the ruling Zanu-PF puts the end of his 37-rule in the country closer. Delegates danced and sang at […]
Taylor Swift broke a personal best record by selling 1.29 million copies of Reputation in the first week of it’s release. And she plans to continue to date Joe Alwyn during her world tour.