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A lot has changed since Boris Johnson entered Number 10 Downing Street in 2019. For the UK's new Prime Minister, it was the end of a long journey to the top of government, and an opportunity to challenge his critics. Now it appears he's facing more of them than ever.
The huge ships that stop in Senegal’s bustling port of Dakar normally carry goods bound for Europe or China, but inside the Global Mercy’s warren of corridors, medics are preparing for a very different task.
A woman who was struck and pinned under a public bus in Stamford, Connecticut, on Tuesday, July 5, was rescued by firefighters who used “high-pressure air bags” to lift the bus off the ground, according to Deputy Chief Matt Palmer.The footage shows the first half of what Palmer described as “a difficult extrication process that involved stabilization of the bus” before the air bags were used.It took 10 minutes to safely remove the woman, who was conscious and alert enough to speak to firefighters, the fire department said. She was then transferred to Stamford Hospital for evaluation and Stamford Police were investigating how the collision happened, they added.“Given the size and weight of this bus, we are very grateful that her injuries were not more serious,” said Chief Palmer. Credit: Stamford Fire Department via Storyful
Facing arrest and draconian prison sentences, some Russians are still finding ways to voice their opposition to the Kremlin's aggression in Ukraine.
The American performers were due to play at the Glasgow Green on Tuesday evening.
A New Zealand competitive eater who has scarfed down many jars of Nutella in various challenges has bested herself, inhaling 10,000 calories worth of the chocolate hazelnut spread in less than 12.5 minutes.Auckland-based competitive eater and model Nela Zisser can often be found making her way through outrageous food challenges.A recent challenge shows her devouring two large jars of Nutella in 12 minutes and 27 seconds, beating her previous record in this challenge of 13 minutes and 15 seconds.According to her YouTube caption, she ingested a whopping 4.4 pounds of Nutella.Zisser’s YouTube account chronicles such food feats as wolfing down 10 Burger King Whoppers in 17 minutes, devouring a 1-kg burrito in just under 100 seconds, and consuming a 2.2-pound jar of Nutella in under four minutes. Credit: Nela Zisser via Storyful
Chris Pincher's conduct in 2019 didn't require 'formal disciplinary action', despite it being referred to the Cabinet office for review, according to Dominic Raab.
Registrations of new vehicles fell by more than 24% last month compared with June 2021.
Intense lightning bolts and flashes illuminated the Chicago skyline on July 5.This video, recorded by Craig Shimala, shows lightning streak through the night sky in Illinois during a powerful thunderstorm.Shimala, who often records weather footage from his patio at a Chicago high-rise, said he considers himself a city storm chaser. He told Storyful, “we get a lot of crazy storms that come through here, but this one, the sheer amount of lightning and thunder was way more than usual.”The National Weather Service issued a thunderstorm watch for parts of Chicago on July 5. Credit: Craig Shimala via Storyful
Authorities in the Mediterranean country have banned all domestic LGBTQ+ events, citing "security reasons".
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama marked his 87th birthday on Wednesday by inaugurating a library and museum in his hillside Indian headquarters. He was cheered by a large number of followers, including American actor Richard Gere, a longtime disciple.
Boris Johnson and Chris Bryant disagree over the reason behind Lord Geidt's resignation with Johnson maintaining he resigned over steel tariffs. Bryant accuses him of knowing "perfectly well that's not the truth" and accuses him of not reading Geidt's resignation letter. .
An award-winning outdoor arts and theatre festival is coming to Greenwich this summer, showcasing artists from around the world.
Born nine weeks premature and weighing less than three pounds, Mohammed lies doll-like in a hospital incubator as he fights for his life.
Boris Johnson gave no sign that he was planning to resign, during a grilling by Commons MPs, as his leadership crisis continues to escalate.
It means WightFibre’s Gigabit Island Project is well over the half-way mark.
Elisabeth Borne, who helms France's new minority government, had her 90 minutes of speech interrupted by MPs who shouted back, banged on tribunes and even booed.
Boris Johnson has said he will "of course" still be prime minister tomorrow despite facing an avalanche of resignations from members of his government.
Rowling has repeatedly been criticised and accused of transphobia for her past comments about transgender people
A woman who sold on a new fridge-freezer given to her through hardship funds from Southend Council has been convicted of fraud.