Bidding for the 'Stone III' sale closes on Wednesday evening and can be followed online.View on euronews
Sky News analysis of new data shows that it is becoming increasingly difficult to buy a home, especially for people in the parts of the country on the lowest incomes. Rents are also rising, albeit at a more moderate pace, with the exception of London where prices are actually falling. The price of the average UK house increased 10% in the year to November 2021 to more than £270,000, according to data from HM Land Registry.
Christian Wakeford said he refused to ‘defend the indefensible’ over alleged Covid rule breaches.
Ash plume from the explosion may have reached a height of 20 kilometres, say experts
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A sobering reflection of Britain’s obsession with drinking. We mustn’t accept a rise in alcoholism as inevitable, writes Prof Woody Caan, while Isabella Stone bemoans taxpayers having to fund No 10’s boozy culture. Plus letters from Catherine King, Mike Pender and Owen Wells
‘I was screaming and going to my neighbour’s to see if he can call 911 or help me or take out a gun’
The Omicron wave may have peaked in some countries, global health leaders have said. But the World Health Organisation (WHO) said that “no country is out of the woods yet” and it is not time to “give up and wave the white flag”. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the WHO, also said that the pandemic is “nowhere near over” and warned that new variants are likely to emerge.
Trump biographer says family can't 'wriggle out' this time
Shadow Business Secretary Jonathan Reynolds says that Boris Johnson cannot focus on the “real issues facing this country right now” because the prime minister is “in a scandal of his own making”.
Several Afghan women's rights activists said Thursday they are going into hiding to escape a Taliban crackdown, just days after the hardline Islamists used pepper spray to break up a rally in the capital.
I have no video or audio of my grandparents, whereas my children will have endless footage of me. Have I missed out? asks Adrian Chiles
With Covid-19 cases remaining high, many are still needing to self-isolate
More than 60 residents and staff were infected with Covid-19 at the Bupa Clemton Park facility
Andrew’s official @TheDukeofYork handle now comes up with a blank page.
Annual inflation was up at 5.4% in December, the highest value for almost 30 years.
The pair were close collaborators at Vogue.
At least one child was killed in northern Syria this week when a storm blanketed tented camps in snow and brought freezing temperatures, compounding the misery of thousands of people displaced by the Mediterranean country's decade-long war. The child died and its mother was in intensive care after snow caused their tent to collapse in the Qastal Miqdad area, as a result of the storm that struck on Jan. 18, the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said. "I was scared the tent would fall down on the kids," Abu Anas said in Zaitoun camp in northern Syria, after his family fled from eastern Gouta, an area on the outskirts of Damascus that was devastated by the conflict.
Prince William is asked 'Do you support Prince Andrew?' by reporter
The Taliban's prime minister called Wednesday on Muslim nations to be the first to officially recognise their government, as aid-dependent Afghanistan faces economic collapse.