Dolly Parton recreates 1978 Playboy cover at 75
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Dolly Parton recreates 1978 Playboy cover at 75
Rescue teams in India were digging through thick sludge and debris on Monday to find over 60 people trapped in landslides caused by torrential monsoon rains that have so far claimed more than 160 lives four days. The western states of Maharashtra and Goa, as well as Karnataka and Telangana in the south are the most affected by heavy rains that have flooded croplands over thousands of hectares and forced authorities to move over 230,000 people to safer places. In Maharashtra, 149 people have died mainly in landslides and other monsoon related accidents, while another 64 are still missing, the state government said in a statement.
Executive producer already defended show’s fluctuating timeline following backlash earlier this year
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The director and screenwriter congratulated Daley and his diving partner Matty Lee.
Downing Street on Monday left open the prospect of requiring students to get jabbed to attend university lectures or live in halls of residence. No10 said the Government was “looking at the scope for vaccine certification” when asked about the move which is likely to prove controversial. Boris Johnson is reported to have suggested the mandatory vaccination for universities in order to drive up the rates of young people taking up the vaccine.
Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana designed five bespoke gowns for the lavish ceremony
Labour Party moderates have seized control of key leadership positions in London after ousting a number of Jeremy Corbyn supporters. Campaigners declared the party is “on the mend” as largely centre left candidates won 13 out of 16 posts that represent Constituency Labour Parties [CLPs] on the London regional board. The overhaul signals a major transfer of power from left-wingers who backed Jeremy Corbyn’s premiership to progressives supporting Sir Keir Starmer.
BBC journalists in China have received violent threats in what the corporation’s correspondent called an “orchestrated” harassment campaign to thwart their reporting. Reporters faced a barrage of abuse to their personal phones and were targeted on social media by armies of trolls tweeting “#BBCSlander” while attempting to cover devaststing floods in Henan, central China, that have killed 69 people. Stephen McDonnell, the broadcaster's China correspondent, said: "There have been threats of violen
A man has told Sky News of the desperate attempts to save his wife, their nine-year-old son and a family friend who died in Loch Lomond. Edina Olahova, 29, and Rana Haris Ali lost their lives alongside their friend Muhammad Asim Riaz, 41, near Pulpit Rock on Saturday evening. Waris Ali said his wife, son and family friends, including their children, decided to stop off at the beach on their way back from the Isle of Skye.
Russian athletes are still present at Tokyo 2020, despite a ban for the country over a state-sponsored doping scheme
This is the astonishing moment two rival monkey gangs faced-off in front of terrified motorists in Lopburi, Thailand.
Whipps Cross Hospital in east London cancelled all surgery and outpatient appointments on Monday due to the heavy rain.
In 2022, the year of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, her grandson, the artist formerly known as Prince Harry, will publish a memoir. A deal with Penguin Random House, reputed to run into tens of millions of dollars, promises the unlikely conclusion, according to Harry, that “no matter where we come from, we have more in common than we think”. Princess Michael of Kent has published seven books including the Anjou Trilogy, three historical novels set in 15th-century France.
Nancy Pelosi primes Capitol attack panel to take hard line on Trump. The Republican leadership’s decision to boycott the inquiry leaves the ex-president without defenders on the committee
France, Spain, Italy and 20 other EU countries may be taken to court for their tardiness in enacting landmark EU copyright rules into national law, the European Commission said on Monday as it asked the group to explain the delays. The copyright rules, adopted two years ago, aim to ensure a level playing field between the European Union's trillion-euro creative industries and online platforms such as Google, owned by Alphabet, and Facebook. The Commission said it had sent letters of formal notice, the first step of its infringement proceedings, to the countries group asking for explanations.
The crash left Van der Poel in hospital where underwent scans on his injuries
St James’s Park was the wettest place in the country on Sunday, with 41.8mm of rain
The Nationality and Borders Bill poses a significant terror risk from the far right
The ruling party of Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan has won a majority of seats in Pakistan-administered Kashmir's regional assembly, the head of the election commission announced on Monday. Analysts say polarisation in Pakistan's politics pushed the main national parties to focus on the polls in the semi-autonomous region, tightening races in an election that is often overlooked and traditionally won by the national ruling party. Khan, who came to power in a 2018 election, has faced growing criticism over his management of Pakistan's economy and his ability to deliver on campaign promises, including pledges to create millions of new jobs and root out corruption.