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Woman claims pay it forward gestures are a ‘scam’
Ministers exploring ways of removing CGN from future projects, Whitehall source confirms
Executive producer already defended show’s fluctuating timeline following backlash earlier this year
The United States lead the medal table but Great Britain have surged towards the top
Will Covid become a disease of the young? The world is watching England to find outThe UK government has decided to let the virus spread among young people. Paediatricians are split over how much harm it will cause ‘In the UK, there has been a surge of infections among children and adolescents.’ Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
An organised crime network has been sentenced to 42 years in prison for attempting to import six handguns and ammunition into the UK. The four men were sentenced after being caught importing the firearms and ammunition into the country. Rocky Thompson, 35, of no fixed address was sentenced to imprisonment for 15 years after pleading guilty to conspiracy to sell or transfer firearms, conspiracy to possess ammunition and conspiracy to supply Class A drugs.
Former president argued that anti-racism was in-fact ‘racism’ because it forces America to ‘apologise’ for wrongdoing, in wild speech
In 2022, the year of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, her grandson, the artist formerly known as Prince Harry, will publish a memoir. A deal with Penguin Random House, reputed to run into tens of millions of dollars, promises the unlikely conclusion, according to Harry, that “no matter where we come from, we have more in common than we think”. Princess Michael of Kent has published seven books including the Anjou Trilogy, three historical novels set in 15th-century France.
Tom Daley and husband Dustin Lance Black give Homes & Property a tour of their south London warehouse home
This is the astonishing moment two rival monkey gangs faced-off in front of terrified motorists in Lopburi, Thailand.
Downing Street on Monday left open the prospect of requiring students to get jabbed to attend university lectures or live in halls of residence. No10 said the Government was “looking at the scope for vaccine certification” when asked about the move which is likely to prove controversial. Boris Johnson is reported to have suggested the mandatory vaccination for universities in order to drive up the rates of young people taking up the vaccine.
Covid: Quarantine for Britons vaccinated abroad to be dropped. Vaccines minister says government will recognise UK-authorised jabs given overseas from next month
A man has told Sky News of the desperate attempts to save his wife, their nine-year-old son and a family friend who died in Loch Lomond. Edina Olahova, 29, and Rana Haris Ali lost their lives alongside their friend Muhammad Asim Riaz, 41, near Pulpit Rock on Saturday evening. Waris Ali said his wife, son and family friends, including their children, decided to stop off at the beach on their way back from the Isle of Skye.
Ben Roberts-Smith: first Afghan witness tells court he saw ‘a big soldier’ kick his uncle off a cliff Evidence given via video link from Kabul concerned a key allegation that the former soldier murdered handcuffed man• Download the free Guardian app; get our morning email briefing ‘I saw these things’: first Afghan witness in Ben Roberts-Smith defamation trial has told court he saw his uncle’s body being dragged into the bush after ‘a big soldier’ kicked him down a steep embankment. Photograph:
Labour Party moderates have seized control of key leadership positions in London after ousting a number of Jeremy Corbyn supporters. Campaigners declared the party is “on the mend” as largely centre left candidates won 13 out of 16 posts that represent Constituency Labour Parties [CLPs] on the London regional board. The overhaul signals a major transfer of power from left-wingers who backed Jeremy Corbyn’s premiership to progressives supporting Sir Keir Starmer.
The 27-year-old diver won the 10-metre synchronised platform event on Monday with his partner Matty Lee at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
‘Back to Black’ producer addressed his regrets about his one-time collaborator, who died in 2011
Home Secretary Priti Patel vowed to tackle ‘evil criminal gangs’.
Nancy Pelosi primes Capitol attack panel to take hard line on Trump. The Republican leadership’s decision to boycott the inquiry leaves the ex-president without defenders on the committee
25-year-old marketing executive describes herself as ‘funny’ and ‘outgoing’
Adam Peaty admitted his emotions got ahead of him after he swore live on BBC One after winning gold at the Tokyo Olympics. Peaty was the heavy favourite heading into the 100-metre breaststroke final, having been the first man to break both 58 and 57 seconds in his signature event. Come the final, it was never in doubt as Peaty posting the fifth-fastest time in history - 57.37 seconds - to blow away the field and become the first British swimmer to ever defend their Olympic title.