Saturday, 15 Aug 2020

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When can cinemas reopen in the UK?

CINEMAS across the UK have been allowed to reopen their doors since July 4 when some lockdown restrictions eased. But some are yet to reopen as they put in place coronavirus restrictions. Here is what we know. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates When will cinemas reopen? Cinemas in […]

Donald Trump in emergency dash to visit brother in hospital

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The specific details surrounding the younger Trump’s condition remain unknown. But the 72-year-old was reported to have spent at least 10 days in the neurosciences intensive care unit of a Manhattan hospital […]

Mexico City cinema, theater and bars emerge from lockdown gloom

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – After months without museums, cinemas and bars, Mexico City residents began exploring them again this week, even as authorities continue battling the coronavirus pandemic that has so far killed over 55,000 people in Mexico. Mexico has the third highest death toll worldwide from the virus, which has hammered the economy and […]

Hezbollah will respond if Israel behind Beirut blast, says Nasrallah

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that his group would wait for results of an investigation into the Beirut port explosion, but if it turns out to be an act of sabotage by Israel then it would “pay an equal price”. The leader of the powerful Iran-backed Shi’ite Muslim group […]

Emu up to 6ft tall on the run in days after separate bird is captured

This is the moment a woman tries to coax an escaped emu to safety in South Yorkshire – only to appear to have second thoughts when the giant bird gets up close. The rogue flightless bird has been reported to the RSPCA and police but so far it's a mystery as to where it came […]

World War 3: US in ready position to defend Japan from Chinese aggression

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Saturday marks the 75th anniversary of VJ Day. The landmark date effectively brought an end to World War 2. Then an imperial power, Japan surrendered after the US dropped the atomic bomb […]

Paedophile gets life for 'manipulating' women into abusing children

‘Depraved’ paedophile is jailed for life after ‘corrupting and manipulating’ women who called him ‘master’ and he referred to as ‘slaves’ into filming themselves sexually abusing children  Kristy Kimber, from Kent, filmed herself sexually abusing a child before sending the sickening videos to paedophile James Jewell, of Dorchester, via WhatsApp Messages exchanged between Jewell and […]