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Harry Redknapp makes cameo in EastEnders
Brands Hatch marshal dies after race car spins off trackVolunteer struck at their post during British Automobile Racing Club championship event Race cars competing on the circuit at Brands Hatch in Kent. Photograph: Ray Lawrence/TGS Photo/Rex/Shutterstock
EU citizens who applied to stay in Britain facing threat of deportationThe Home Office appears to be in breach of the Brexit withdrawal agreement, says legal charity Of the 1,500 or so inmates currently held at Wandsworth Prison, about 500 are EU citizens. Photograph: Andrew Aitchison/Corbis
Sky News Australia has been banned for a week from uploading videos to Youtube after it was accused of spreading misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic. The Sky News Australia channel on YouTube received a "strike" over "numerous" video clips, including "content that denies the existence of Covid-19," the video platform said. It means that the broadcaster is blocked from publishing videos on YouTube for seven days, and will be permanently banned from the platform if it receives a second a
ABOARD SEA-WATCH 3, Mediterranean - Two humanitarian rescue ships pulled 394 migrants from a dangerously overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean overnight on Sunday in an operation lasting about six hours, a Reuters witness said. The German and French NGO ships Sea-Watch 3 and Ocean Viking rescued the migrants in Tunisian waters 68 km (42 miles) from the North African coast, near oil facilities and other ships. Sea-Watch 3, which assumed command of the operation, took 141 of the survivors while Ocean Viking took the rest.
BANGKOK (Reuters) -Thailand on Sunday extended tighter containment measures in the capital and high-risk provinces probably until the end of August in a bid to slow the spread of COVID-19 as the country deals with its biggest outbreak to date. Thailand reported 18,027 infections and 133 deaths on Sunday, bringing the cumulative total to 615,314 cases and 4,990 fatalities, mostly from an outbreak since April that is being fuelled by the highly transmissible Alpha and Delta variants. The restrictions, including travel curbs, mall closures and curfews, will be expanded to 29 provinces classified as "dark red zone" from 13, Apisamai Srirangsan, spokeswoman for the government's COVID-19 task force, told a televised news briefing.
Worthington fell in her first run but landed a front flip and a huge backflip on her way to a first-place finish.
The UK Government has repeatedly rejected requests from the Scottish Government for the powers to hold another vote.
Are northern English accents dying out? Are they eck as like. Academics predict that northern dialects will soon fade away. That’s nobbut a load of soft southern blether
Today saw the end of an era, as cooling towers were demolished at one of Yorkshires remaining power stations. The 4 cooling towers located at Eggborough Power Station in North Yorkshire were brought down by controlled explosives this morning (Sunday 1st August) The video was filmed from 1 mile away which is why the towers fall before you hear the explosion. The power station which closed back in September 2018 was capable of producing 1960 megawatts of electricity, enough to power 2 million homes equivalent to a city the size of Leeds or Sheffield. The plant began producing power in 1967 using nearby coal reserves, but plans are now underway to replace the power station with a modern gas powered station capable of producing 2500 megawatts
The trainee accountant was caught in a love triangle during her brief stint on the island.
Starting on Sunday, cruise liners and ships over 25,000 tons or longer than 180 meters will be banned from the shallow Giudecca Canal in Venice. Many residents have long been frustrated with the presence of what they consider “eye-sores” in the world-famous lagoon. But will the ban resist considerable economic pressure? Only small passenger ferries and freight vessels will be permitted to enter the lagoon city’s historic centre as of 1 August according to the new rule.The Italian government pass
Duncan Scott has won more medals at a single Olympics than any other athlete in Team GB history.
It is estimated one million students will apply for university by 2025, up from 700,000 now.
We should perhaps avoid complaining that there are, for example, too many ‘dead white men’ in literature set-text lists – and instead focus on making the canon bigger and more inclusive, not less
Lillie will be back on screen in Sunday night's episode of the ITV2 reality show.
Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu has been detained on suspicion of rape, police in Beijing have said, after being accused of luring young women into sexual relationships. In a statement released on Saturday, Beijing police said Wu had been "criminally detained" on suspicion of rape "in response to relevant information reported on the internet" including that he "repeatedly lured young women to have sexual relations".
Charlotte Worthington, from Chorlton, Manchester, has become Team GB's latest breakout star after winning gold with an impressive backflip in the BMX freestyle event on Sunday. Who is Charlotte Worthington? After leaving college, the BMX star began working at a Mexican restaurant near her home to help support her biking career.
The actual death toll is believed to be higher by 4,190
Thousands of middle-class Lebanese families have moved overseas since the August 4, 2020, blast that rocked the city of Beirut. Some of those leaving town, particularly those who grew up during the 1975-1990 civil war, want a better quality of life and security for their children. But not everyone has the luxury of leaving. When Fouad Assaf, 51, first felt the tremors of the explosion that rocked the capital last August 4, he rushed to the Red Cross in the hard-hit district of Gemmayze where he
Police were called to an incident at Ty Mawr Holiday Park in Towyn, near Abergele in North Wales on Saturday.