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The Queen came up with ideas for the London 2012 Olympics James Bond skit herself, Daniel Craig has revealed.
Aerial shots of drivers queueing in their cars for petrol as they fear a fuel shortage due to a lack of HGV operators.
French President Emmanuel Macron urged Beirut on Friday to implement urgent reform measures and push ahead with International Monetary Fund (IMF) talks, adding that France would continue to support Lebanon. Macron made his comments after meeting Lebanon's Prime Minister Najib Mikati, who is on his first foreign trip after successfully forming a government earlier this month. "With you and your ministers, we have an opportunity to really push ahead on the reforms path," Macron said during a news conference held after the meeting.
German election poll tracker: who will be the next chancellor?. Find out who is leading the polling to succeed Angela Merkel as chancellor of Germany
The Queen is set for her busiest autumn since her Diamond Jubilee a decade ago, swapping screens for in-person engagements as Britain gets back to business.
‘Things are grim here’: doctor tells of dire situation in north-west England ICU. An intensive care doctor describes the ‘horrendous’ difficulties facing hospitals, including critical shortages and beds and staff
‘We haven’t finished the job’: JVT reflects on 18 months of CovidExclusive: Listen to the experts, says deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van-Tam, not the celebrities Jonathan Van-Tam is set to present this year’s Royal Institution Christmas lectures. Photograph: Paul Wilkinson/Paul Wilkinson Photography
Labour’s deputy leader Angela Rayner tore into “Tory sleaze” and tax-dodging firms on the opening day of Labour’s conference in Brighton to target Boris Johnson’s Government. She vowed to “stamp out the Tory sleaze that has polluted our politics and corrupted our democracy”.
Nebraska billionaire Walter Scott has died at the age of 90
Once among the Roman Empire's most beautiful cities, Leptis Magna lies neglected and shunned by tourists after a decade of war, but some see its potential for rebirth.
Status Quo bassist Alan Lancaster has died aged 72 following a battle with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Mr Lancaster’s friend, entertainment reporter Craig Bennett, confirmed the news of his death on Facebook. “Despite having MS and issues with his mobility, Alan participated in hugely successful reunion tours… He bravely played to thousands of adoring fans..and loved being back with the band and his loyal Quo army.”
"It’s a shame because I feel like it’s a great opportunity for good to happen."
Great British Bake Off star John Whaite came joint second on the leaderboard in the competition’s first all-male pairing.
Powerful owls are gentle giants stalking our suburbs, but they are also on the edge. These are massive, charismatic birds with an exhibitionistic streak who have increasingly moved to the city with their natural habitat under pressure . The Guardian/ BirdLife Australia 2021 bird of the year poll begins on Monday
THE HAGUE (Reuters) -Hundreds of protesters marched against the introduction of a "corona pass" in the Netherlands on Saturday, as proof of COVID-19 vaccination became compulsory to get into bars, restaurants, theatres and other venues. Hours after the requirement to show the pass or a recent negative coronavirus test took effect, the government of caretaker Prime Minister Mark Rutte sacked a cabinet minister who had publicly questioned the measure. Rutte's office said Deputy Economic Affairs Minister Mona Keijzer had been dismissed because her comments went against cabinet policy on an issue "of such importance and weight".
The Aston Villa goalkeeper shouted ‘you take it!’ at Ronaldo, before Fernandes fired a spot-kick over the crossbar in added time
Industry bodies said consumers and businesses faced ‘another less than happy’ festive season if the offer was not made more generous.
Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries visits the Worcestershire Medal Service in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter, where the Queen's Platinum Jubilee medal is being struck ahead of next year's celebrations. The medal will be awarded to serving frontline staff with five years' service, including police, fire, paramedic and prison staff and armed forces personnel. Exclusive footage of the previously unseen medal and interviews with Nadine Dorries and Worcestershire Medal Service chief executive Phil McDermott.
Viewers said their screens were showing a still from a programme for about 25 minutes before returning to normal broadcasting.
Court officials confirmed Andrew received the papers on September 21. He denies the allegations.