The Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister Pippa gave birth on Monday. A spokesperson told HELLO!: "James and Pippa have had a baby boy. Everyone is delighted and mother and baby are doing well." This is the first child for the couple, who married in May 2017 after a year-long engagement.
Congratulations to former Blue Peter presenter Tim Vincent, who has become a father for the first time. The TV star has welcomed twin boys with his partner Gemma Charles, revealing the joyous news to HELLO! Baby Jasper Oliver (6Ilbs) and Felix Samuel (5Ilbs) arrived on Thursday 18 October. Tim, 45, had hinted at his baby news on Tuesday, saying it was "ironic" that he was covering Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal baby announcement.
A Chechen warlord is unhappy with the UFC fighter Zubaira Tukhugov's behaviour at UFC 229. Tukhugov was one of Khabib Nurmagomedov's teammates who was seen on video invading the UFC octagon and attacking Conor McGregor after the Irishman's stunning loss. Tukhugov then bragged on Instagram that he "slapped" McGregor during the post-fight brawl.
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The Duchess of Sussex has revealed the one thing she doesn’t miss about her life before marrying Prince Harry – and it may surprise you. Meghan explained how quitting social media had been "freeing" as they chatted with surfing community group OneWave on Sydney’s Bondi Beach on the fourth day of their royal tour. Speaking to local resident Jessina Oakes, Meghan shared her experience of quitting social media, after famously closing her public Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts, along with her lifestyle blog The Tig, once her relationship with Prince Harry became serious.
Presenter Stacey Dooley is wowing the judges on Strictly Come Dancing this year. The popular presenter is partnered with professional dancer Kevin Clifton. The journalist has been the presenter of BBC Three's Stacey Dooley Investigates series of documentaries since 2008 (you can catch them on the BBC iPlayer) covering women's issues and issues focused on younger people, and recently made headlines for her fashion industry documentary.
Former sprinter Usain Bolt has kicked off his professional football career in some style after scoring twice in Australia. Now, the world's fastest man is set to be virtualised on FIFA 19. The Jamaican has been on trial with Australian side Central Coast Mariners and the towering striker scored twice in a friendly to show he is capable of competing professionally.
Hidden away in the government’s latest batch of no-deal preparedness notices this week was the dirty little secret that Brexiters have spent the last two years denying. Brexit’s most tangible disaster and Project Fear’s most lurid poster-child is at last being dryly reported in government ink: grounded aircraft. The government says it "envisages” granting permission for EU airlines, but only “expects” EU countries to reciprocate.
This Newfoundland resident captured the beauty that the autumn season brings to the area every year. He began to notice the discoloration on October 8, as captured in a previous video, but the peak of the phenomenon became visible later in the month. Credit: earthspace101 via Storyful
Emmerdale fans have been anticipating Ross Barton's exit storyline for the past few months, when actor Michael Parr revealed his plans to quit the ITV soap earlier in the year. Elsewhere, Chas and Paddy struggle as they say a heartbreaking goodbye to their baby daughter Grace at her funeral, while Bernice's affair is threatened to be exposed when she is confronted by Kerry. Ross then suggests that they leave Emmerdale and make a fresh start.
Theresa May has finally managed to unite her party’s warring factions on Brexit. With time running out to get a deal, previously loyal cabinet ministers wonder how long they should let May flog her dead Chequers horse. Eurosceptic and pro-EU Tory MPs are furious about a plan – confirmed by EU sources (to May’s frustration) at Thursday’s Brussels summit – to extend the transitional period after the UK’s departure by a year, until December 2021.
Jacob Rees-Mogg rejects plan to give Britain an extended transition period to leave the European Union, saying Parliament would not back the idea.
The only remaining issue preventing a deal is the Irish backstop. This is the promise that, no matter what, there will be a frictionless border in Ireland. Theresa May’s solution is to make sure it’ll be never be used, by signing up the whole of the UK to the customs union and the single market for goods.
A home game against Tottenham is always a special one for West Ham fans — and I am no different. Seriously, though, it’s frightening when you look at how much football Harry Kane has played in recent months.
More than 100,000 people are set to take to the streets of London on Saturday to demand a people’s vote on Brexit. The central London march, which will start in Park Lane and end in Parliament Square, is expected to be the biggest public protest so far against the current Brexit situation. Activists will march through the capital demanding the government give the British people another vote on the final deal with the European Union.
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is expected to make two changes for the visit of Manchester United on Saturday. The manager is unbeaten in competitive fixtures since arriving at Stamford Bridge from Napoli in the summer, with the dubbed 'Sarri-ball' making the required impact in the Premier League. Only a last-minute stunner from Daniel Sturridge prevented Liverpool's own unbeaten run ending at the Bridge three weeks ago before a typically confident 3-0 victory over Southampton last time out.
A Turkish official says investigators are assessing the possibility whether the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been taken to a forest in the outskirts of Istanbul or to another city, if and after he was killed inside the diplomatic mission earlier this month. The official told The Associated Press on Friday that police have established that two vehicles belonging to the Saudi consulate left the building on Oct. 2 — the day Khashoggi had walked into the consulate and vanished. The official says one vehicle went to the Belgrade Forest outside Istanbul while the other traveled to the city of Yalova.
Unclaimed urns containing ashes of the dead are piling up by the thousands across Japan, creating storage headaches and reflecting fraying family ties and economic pressures in an rapidly aging nation. The identities of the dead, cremated at public expense, are usually known. Burials can be costly and time-consuming, a burden on family members who may hardly know the deceased relative.
Household waste imported from Britain that was improperly labeled as recyclable plastic, in Santos, Brazil. The plastics recycling industry is facing an investigation into suspected widespread abuse and fraud within the export system amid warnings the world is about to close the door on UK packaging waste, the Guardian has learned. The Environment Agency (EA) has set up a team of investigators, including three retired police officers, in an attempt to deal with complaints that organised criminals and firms are abusing the system.
European Union negotiator Michel Barnier said on Friday a Brexit deal with the United Kingdom was 90 percent done, although there was still a chance no accord would be reached due to ongoing stumbling blocks over the Irish border. "Ninety percent of the accord on the table has been agreed with Britain," Barnier told France Inter radio. On Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May and other EU leaders voiced renewed confidence that they could secure a Brexit deal, yet the two sides remain at odds over how to deal with their only land border, between the British province of Northern Ireland and Ireland.
True-crime drama fans can rejoice as Making A Murderer Part Two is now available on Netflix, exploring a new phase of Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey’s stories. The 10-episode run will provide an in-depth look at the post-conviction stage, introducing new people to the audience working tirelessly to get to the bottom of Avery’s case and what happened to Teresa Halbach. Dassey’s conviction was overturned in 2016 but his release from prison was blocked earlier this year when the Supreme Court refused to hear the case.
US sailors have been injured after a helicopter crashed onto the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. The MH-60 Seahawk crashed shortly after takeoff while the USS Ronald Reagan was off the coast of the Philippines, the Navy’s 7th Fleet said. The Navy did not give details on any damage to the helicopter or the aircraft carrier.