A year packed full of news, saw Vladimir Putin’s Russia invade Ukraine, the UK live through three Prime Ministers in three months and Will Smith slap Chris Rock at the Oscars.
In sport we were treated to a Winter Olympics and Commonwealth games, the England women ‘brought it home’ at the summer Euros and Lionel Messi finally won the one trophy missing in his cabinet - the world cup - as Argentina overcame France in an epic final.
Millions protested across the globe this year, the climate crisis was a major theme, as well as focus falling on the US after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade, restricting abortion access in many parts of the country. Demonstrations also erupted in Iran later in the year, after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini while in the custody of the country’s morality police.
And, photographers were there to capture all the heartache, conflict and beauty of another tumultuous year. The Independent has put together the best photography of 2022 taken from photojournalist from around the world.
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The Princess of Wales had a majorly busy day in Leeds on Tuesday. Fresh from her visit to Kirkgate Market in the morning where she wore a stunning Alexander McQueen coat, she headed to the University of Leeds where she joined students from the Childhood Studies degree programme. Kate took off her coat, and fans were delighted to see her rocking a white, body-conscious dress! The fancy number came complete with a built-in belt and was of the knitted variety. It fitted the royal like a glove and s
Welcome to your Daily Lowdown podcast from HELLO!. Today, we're discussing Ed Sheeran opening up about his "turbulent times" in his personal life which is the reason behind his social media absence. Also on today's podcast, Priscilla Presley disputes the validity of her late daughter Lisa Marie's will and Michael Jackson's nephew Jaafar Jackson has been cast to portray the late singer in an upcoming biopic. Take a listen to today's episode below... Ed Sheeran has opened up about his personal lif
WPA PoolRoyalist is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday.Friends of King Charles have poured scorn on Prince Andrew’s latest apparent effort to rehabilitate himself—an avowed wish to devote himself to charity work.While the king’s office, and sources in the palace declined to comment on new claims made in the Independent that Andrew was seeking to redeem his standing through charitable endeavors, a personal friend
John is a criminal barrister in his thirties living in London. Money is tight in a middle-class way – he has a wife, a baby in nursery and an expensive mortgage – but in his spare time he trades watches worth six figures, and what started as a hobby has had a measurable impact on his life and finances.
Nicole Scherzinger blew fans away on Tuesday when she shared a video of herself shimmying and stretching in a sporty white bikini. The Masked Singer star, 44, left her 5.6 million Instagram followers totally mesmerised by her enviable abs, which she displayed in elegant ivory swimwear. "A little progress each day, adds up to big results," Nicole penned in the caption. Watch the video below… WATCH: Nicole Scherzinger shows off her insanely toned figure in white bikini The star appeared to be fres
Before she sealed the deal with Prince William and married into the royal family, the Princess of Wales was a certified party girl. The royal was often papped at London's hottest haunts in the borough of Kensington and Chelsea, often sporting outfits to match her fun-loving character. While she has an array of charming ensembles for night outs, we couldn’t help but notice a particularly silky concoction donned by the St. Andrews graduate back in 2007. During a sisterly evening soiree at Mahiki w
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's attendance at King Charles III's coronation on 6 May is yet to be confirmed. Prince Harry addressed the matter in his ITV interview with Tom Bradby – see what he had to say in the video below. WATCH: Prince Harry addresses King Charles's coronation The Sussexes flew over to the UK for Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee celebrations last June, accompanied by their children, Archie and Lilibet. If Harry and Meghan do attend the coronation – can we expect Archie
The end of any relationship is always difficult, but add in children, media interest and a very painful injury and it's safe to say that Jane Moore did not have an easy split from her husband Gary Farrow. The Loose Women star surprised fans in December 2022 when she announced live on-air that she and Gary were separating after over a year of discussions around their relationship. WATCH: The moment Jane Moore confirmed her from her husband live on Loose Women Jane and Gary got married on 4 May 20
It's a special moment when your child reaches a new milestone and for the royals, it's no different. The Duke of Sussex described one such proud moment with his and Meghan's eldest child, Archie, in his memoir, Spare. WATCH: Lilibet's special milestone caught on film After Prince Harry and Meghan stepped back as senior royals in March 2020, filmmaker Tyler Perry offered the use of his $18million LA mansion to the couple until they found their own home. In his book, Harry wrote about their move a