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Prince Charles has revealed details of his last conversation with his father Prince Philip. The Prince of Wales said he spoke to Philip the day before his death about arrangements for his 100th birthday. Speaking to the BBC, Charles said he called his father and told him: “We’re talking about your birthday.”
Pork and poultry could be among the food products made harder to come by because of a spike in gas prices, an industry boss has warned. Nick Allen, chief executive of the British Meat Processors Association, told Sky News that Britons could see both "disappear off the shelves in the next couple of weeks". It's down to an increase in the cost of fuel, which is threatening food production and other industries - prompting the business secretary to hold talks with Britain's energy firms.
Half-term holiday bookings jump 200% after England travel rules changeThomas Cook says it expects a busy weekend for bookings as people take advantage of simplified travel rulesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Heathrow airport. The government has scrapped the traffic light system and replaced it with a pared-down ‘red’ list of countries with quarantine restrictions for arrivals. Photograph: Barry Lewis/Alamy
The Taliban has replaced Afghanistan's women's ministry with an all-male "vice and virtue ministry". Officials at the ministry told the Associated Press they had not been informed whether a new women's ministry is being planned. It comes as schools across Afghanistan reopened for boys from Saturday, effectively barring girls from secondary education despite the group's previous commitment.
Garment workers in America’s fashion capital may make just $6 an hour. A new law could change thatCalifornia measure would end practice of paying workers per piece made and put brands on the hook for wage theft claims Factory workers make masks in Los Angeles. Photograph: Michael Buckner/WWD/Rex/Shutterstock
The actor is signing off as 007 in the upcoming No Time To Die.
How thousands of Haitian migrants ended up at the Texas border. Gang violence, bloody protests, food and fuel shortages plus natural disasters have spurred many to leave the west’s poorest nation
During former Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika's 20 years in office, the relationship between Algeria and its former colonial master France saw several ups and downs. While French presidents since Nicolas Sarkozy have taken steps in recognising France’s harmful actions, Algeria has yet to receive an official apology from the Élysée Palace. Former Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who died at age 84 Friday, never shied away from reminding France of its colonial past over the course
Ravneet Gill’s recipe for damson and almond pie. These seasonal mini plums are a sweet revelation in an easy baked custard pie
Thousands of police officers have been deployed to counter anti-lockdown protests in Sydney and Melbourne, as Australia grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases. Australia recorded 1,882 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, along with seven deaths in the latest 24-hour period, fuelled by an outbreak of the Delta variant that has been causing problems since mid-June. The country had been widely praised for its response to the coronavirus pandemic, but Sydney; Melbourne; and the capital city, Canberra, all find themselves under strict lockdown.
Shirley Ballas says her sex life with partner Danny Taylor is in a healthy place.
Anthony Joshua insists he would fight Tyson Fury at York Hall because ‘it is a grassroots fight’
Scodelario already has a son with husband Benjamin Walker.
Now Andrew Neil has left GB News, I’m selflessly volunteering to replace himNeil was an analogue artefact struggling to break through in an online world Andrew Neil at the launch of GB News, June 2021. Photograph: GB News
Rising sea temperatures may mean prey swimming in deeper water out of reach of guillemots, razorbills, puffins and kittiwakes
He previously said he felt ‘abandoned and unsupported’ following near-death experience
The Taliban member advanced across the lobby to shake hands and beamed a smile: “Welcome to our hotel,” he said.
Pele has revealed he is very well despite “a little step back” this week in his recovery after surgery to remove a tumour from his colon earlier this month. The three-time World Cup winner was expected to return home shortly after he left intensive care at the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo on Tuesday. However, reports in Brazil on Friday stated the 80-year-old was back in the ICU but his daughter later that night sought to reassure the football community over his health before the Santos great also provided a social-media update.
France abolished the death penalty 40 years ago Saturday, the culmination of 200 years of activism. Recently elected socialist president François Mitterrand backed the move, but it was unpopular, and about 50 percent of the French public want to re-instate the sentence. When the French National Assembly voted to abolish the death penalty 40 years ago Saturday, more than 60 percent of the population still backed capital punishment. But then president François Mitterrand stood by his campaign prom
Hundreds of years ago, there was likely to have been a gay brothel on the site where Buckingham Palace now stands, historians believe.