Sadiq Khan pays tribute to victims of 7/7 bombings
Sadiq Khan pays tribute to victims of 7/7 bombings
President Joe Biden has nominated out lesbian rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum to serve on the US Commission on International Religious Freedom.
When the crew turned into their bunks on the Mercer Street oil tanker the buzz of drones spotted overhead earlier in the day was a fading memory. A few hours later, the still night air of the Arabian Sea was pierced by a collision on the bridge and an immediate explosion that tore through to the living quarters, killing the ship's Romanian captain and a British security guard. The tanker had been targeted by what US officials described as a fleet of “suicide drones” - unmanned aircraft loaded wi
Carrie Johnson has said she feels ‘incredibly blessed’ to be pregnant again.
Championship leader Max Verstappen qualified third, with Hamilton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas second
California spent nearly $200 million to set up, operate and staff alternate care sites that ultimately provided little help when the state's worst coronavirus surge spiraled out of control last winter
Tibet and China clash over next reincarnation of the Dalai LamaThe spiritual leader has mused that he may return as a woman. But his succession has turned into a political battle The Dalai Lama in ceremonial wear at the Kirti Monastery in Dharamshala, India. Photograph: Ashwini Bhatia/AP
PARIS (Reuters) -Thousands of people protested in Paris and other French cities on Saturday against a mandatory coronavirus health pass for entry to a wide array of public venues, introduced by the government as it battles a fourth wave of infections. Protesters injured three police officers in Paris, a police spokesperson said. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Twitter that 19 demonstrators were arrested, including 10 in Paris.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s wife, Carrie, has announced she is expecting the couple’s second child
Storm Evert batters tents and gazebos at campsite
Marcus Rashford, Tony Bellew and Sam Quek were among those to send messages of support to the GB sprinter.
Pet owners have been urged to make their dogs and cats French by giving them an EU pet passport, after backlogs and bureaucracy caused delays for vets in the UK. Since Brexit, owners who want to take their pets to the EU must pay a vet to fill out a complex nine-page form. Vets have reported that the document takes up to an hour to complete, and are charging owners as much as £200 for the service. The passport must be renewed every time dogs, cats or ferrets go to the EU, and filled out within t
The world's first commercial fully re-programmable satellite lifted off from the Kourou space centre in French Guiana on Friday on board an Ariane 5 rocket, ushering in a new era of more flexible communications. According to the Eutelsat company, the separation between the satellite and the rocket occurred after a 37-minute flight and the spacecraft systems checkout was then successfully completed over a period of approximately 3 hours.Unlike conventional models that are designed and "hard-wired
It comes after the main villa and Casa Amor were reunited in dramatic scenes.
Carrie Johnson, the Prime Minister’s wife, has taken the painful step of revealing that she suffered a miscarriage at the start of the year in the hope that “sharing her grief” will help others. Mrs Johnson, who married her husband at a private ceremony at Westminster Abbey at the end of May, said the miscarriage had left her “heartbroken”. She has revealed that she is now pregnant again, news that she described as leaving her “like a bag of nerves”. The 33-year-old, whose son Wilfred is 14 mont
Fraser-Pryce failed to win back her Olympic crown from her old rival in what might be her last chance on the greatest stage, as Shericka Jackson claimed bronze for a Jamaican one-two-three
Louise Kam was last seen by a family member near the Spires Shopping Centre in Barnet at around 12.30hrs on Monday, 26 July. Louise is described as a Chinese woman who lives in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire. Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Specialist Crime are appealing for anyone with information or anyone who may have seen Louise to contact them.
The UK has reported 26,144 new COVID-19 cases and 71 more deaths in the latest 24-hour period. The figures show positive cases in the UK have fallen by 33% in the past seven days. It comes as a government adviser warned that falling case rates over the last week could be explained by people refusing to get tested in a bid to avoid having to self-isolate.
The new national flagship to replace the Royal Yacht Britannia will be like the 2012 Olympics - people were suspicious about it until it became a reality, Ben Wallace, the minister in charge of the project, has declared. Setting out his plans for the new national flagship for the first time, the Defence secretary said the new flagship would be powered by innovative green energy and could even use sail power to travel the world. However, Mr Wallace admitted that he had not ordered a business plan
New York sculpture Vessel faces calls for closure after fourth jump death
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