Tour de France in numbers
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Tour de France in numbers
Japan is of course the home of video games, manga and anime. But the Tokyo Olympics 2020 are so far proving to be the nerdiest yet.
LONDON (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his wife Carrie are expecting a second baby, British media reported on Saturday. Newspapers said Carrie told friends in a post on social media app Instagram that she felt "incredibly blessed" to be pregnant again. The prime minister, who is 57, has been married twice before and declines to say how many children he has fathered.
Pop maestro Simon Cowell finally bows to the public’s resounding ‘no’ voteThe X Factor won’t be returning to our screens. It had long outstayed its welcome Simon Cowell, who has given up on The X Factor, with Nightbirde on America’s Got Talent 2021. Photograph: NBC/Getty Images
Latest estimates show that Covid infections are up to their highest level since January in England.
British employers have been warned that forcing staff to have the coronavirus vaccination could amount to a criminal offence, amid concerns over "no jab, no job" policies emerging. Only care home staff in England will need to have both vaccine doses to work under current legislation, with a consultation taking place on whether to extend this to NHS employees. The equalities watchdog has urged companies to be "proportionate" and "non-discriminatory", while the UK government has stressed that firms proposing to check the vaccination status of staff "will need to consider how this fits with their legal obligations".
Championship leader Max Verstappen qualified third, with Hamilton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas second
Grammy-winning artist just released her second album
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
Top Indian and Chinese army commanders have met after a gap of three months to discuss the expeditious disengagement of thousands of forces in a bid to ease the 15-month border tensions and clashes
Officers were called to The Cause nightclub in Ashley Road, Tottenham, shortly after 3am on Saturday.
The Jamaican produced a stunning performance to blitz the competition in 10.61 and secure a third Olympic gold medal
Parents and policy makers across the nation have been plunged anew into a debate over whether face coverings should be optional or a mandate when schools reopen
Ms Johnson revealed the personal news in a post on Instagram.
Universities to join drive to encourage young people to get jabbed
US vaccinations rise but White House frustrated with media ‘alarmism’. Officials say some coverage over Delta variant has been misleading and focus should be on encouraging people to accept vaccines
Great Britain enjoyed more BMX success on Sunday in Tokyo as Charlotte Worthington won gold and Declan Brooks bagged bronze.
According to Government data, there were 26,144 new Covid cases and 71 deaths on Saturday. It is the tenth day in a row that infection rates have fallen. On Friday the statistics showed there were 29,622 new Covid cases and 68 deaths.
Police said searches are under way to trace a man seen leaving the building shortly before the emergency services were called.
Anti-trans campaigners have previously used dead authors to try and promote their cause, including Daphne du Maurier and Emily Dickinson
Boris and Carrie Johnson are expecting a second child