Tuesday, 16 Jul 2019

Meghan and Harry dog adoption: What royals need to know before pooch’s arrival

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have their hearts set on giving Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor his own four-legged companion. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex plan to find the new family pet at an animal rescue shelter near to their Windsor home, The Sun reports. A royal source told the publication: “Meghan really wants a dog […]

‘Spice vape’ alert after children collapse in Greater Manchester

A health alert has been issued after schoolchildren were rushed to hospital after using a vaping liquid containing the designer drug spice. At least nine children have needed treatment since February and authorities in Greater Manchester have told people not to use “THC vape”. Five schoolchildren in the Oldham area collapsed and were taken to […]

London Bridge attackers ‘lawfully killed’ by police, jury finds

Three terrorists who murdered eight innocent people and injured almost 50 others around London Bridge were lawfully killed by armed police, an inquest jury has concluded. Khuram Butt, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba were shot dead as they rampaged through the capital’s Borough Market on 3 June 2017, stabbing members of the public after running people […]

Brexiteer comedian warns Remainers ‘Project Fear’ has now backfired amid no deal threat

Comedian and Brexiteer Geoff Norcott has claimed that Remainers who portrayed a dire picture of Britain after the historic 2016 referendum may now struggle to convince people of potential problems with a no deal Brexit. Mr Norcott likened Remainers who predicted “apocalyptic” levels of disruptions to the ‘The Boy Who Cried Wolf’ fable. He added that […]

The luxury penthouse halls of residence that cost £11,000 per year

You might remember a stack of pizza boxes and a stolen traffic cone making up the decor in your student house. Perhaps there might have been a garden full of splitting back sacks leaking crisp packets – or maybe home sweet home was defined by a parade of empty alcohol bottles arranged on the windowsill. […]

EU Commission: What is it and what does it do?

A key vote is taking place to decide whether to approve the candidate for Europe’s top job. The way Ursula von der Leyen emerged as the surprise nominee for European Commission president has prompted some criticism of EU leaders. But what is the European Commission and why does it matter to the more than 500 […]