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John Welsby, who has died aged 83, was the final chairman of British Rail as the industry was privatised, having played a vital role in raising the nationalised BR to new heights of efficiency.
The NCAA has fallen short of upholding its commitment to gender equity, spending more on male athletes on average than female ones
Lazarus Chakwera, the president of Malawi, who is also currently chair of the Southern African Development Community, gave an interview to FRANCE 24 from Dubai. He hailed Malawi and Zambia as "examples of what democracy is about". Chakwera insisted that overall, "democracy is getting consolidated" on the continent, in spite of "erratic events", referring to the recent coups in Mali, Guinea and now Sudan. He described such coups as being "not the African way".
David Iwo was sentenced to a minimum of 33 years for the murder of Martin Decker after a campaign of violent robberies and torture of cats.
Australia will aim for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 but will not pass legislation about the goal. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the government would instead rely on consumers and companies to push towards emission reductions. Australia had so far refused to join countries such as the UK and US in pledging to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 ahead of the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow next week.
"I am just the same, unselfconfident person I was," Svetlana Tikhanovskaya told Sky News in August last year. A day later she would appear in an emotional video recorded clearly under duress where she said she had over-estimated her strength, that she was "still the same weak woman that I was" and would be leaving Belarus. "I was threatened with my children," she tells Dermot Murnaghan in the Sky News Daily podcast.
President Joe Biden escapes bruising political turmoil at home for the more convivial world of diplomacy at twin summits in Europe this week -- but the experience could be just as frustrating.
‘Our marriage was a necessary choice to live while cherishing our hearts,’ Mako says
Sunak cuts £2bn from R&D budget but will fund Cummings science agency. Chancellor announces £800m for Aria, a new body that will fund ‘high-risk, high-reward’ technologies
Haiti's telecoms networks have sharply cut back on service because of fuel shortages caused by the tightening grip of criminal gangs on the capital Port-au-Prince, company officials said Tuesday.
Scottish city ready for ‘unprecedented’ disruption to transport network
From ‘Succession’ to sport, there could be big discounts on entertainment ahead of the darker months
Some drinks will see their duty levels rise when the changes come into force in 2023 due to their relatively high alcohol levels.
Details are still emerging about how Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set
Budget 2021: key points at a glance. Rishi Sunak has delivered his budget – here are the main points, with political analysis
The Chancellor said the public finances should allow the 0.7% commitment to be restored in 2024-25.
Adele has announced she will perform in London in 2022 in what will be her first live shows in five years - with some fans reporting her website has "crashed" already before the tickets are even on sale. The 33-year-old singer, whose high-profile comeback single Easy On Me broke records when it debuted at number one last week, with the highest first-week streams of any track in chart history, will play at Hyde Park in July. Adele shared the news on Twitter and Instagram on Tuesday morning with a simple "Oiii Oiiiiiiiiiiiii" message signposting fans to register for a presale on her website.
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Scott Mills and boyfriend Sam Vaughan got engaged over the weekend, with the Radio 1 DJ sharing the announcement on Monday evening.
Levitating moon lamp or mini-waffle maker? Um, yes please.