Home » Entries posted by admin

Kenya attack: 'Selfless six' mourned in Nairobi after siege

Kenya attack: 'Selfless six' mourned in Nairobi after siege

Image copyright Cellulant Image caption Cellulant said the six men were selfless as they tried to save their colleagues’ lives A memorial service has been held in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, for some of those killed during an attack by Islamist militants in a hotel and office complex a week ago. Hundreds of mourners gathered […]

Emiliano Sala: Cardiff City FC player on missing plane

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Emiliano Sala signed for Cardiff City on Saturday Premier League footballer Emiliano Sala was on a light aircraft which went missing over the Channel Islands. The £15m Argentine striker, 28, was one of two people on board the Piper Malibu which lost contact off Alderney in the Channel Islands […]

Brexit: MPs put forward rival plans to May’s deal

Image copyright PA MPs are putting forward plans to change the outcome of Brexit ahead of a vote next week on the PM’s amended deal. Theresa May said on Monday she was focused on altering the backstop – the “insurance policy” designed to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland. But Labour leader […]

US Supreme Court allows Trump military transgender ban

US Supreme Court allows Trump military transgender ban

The United States Supreme Court has allowed President Donald Trump to enforce his policy of banning certain transgender people from the military. The court voted 5-4 to grant a Trump administration request to lift injunctions blocking the policy while challenges continue in lower courts. The four liberal judges on the court opposed the ruling. The […]

Paul Whelan: US spy suspect to remain in custody in Russia

Image copyright Whelan family Image caption The Whelan family released an undated photo of Paul Whelan Former US marine Paul Whelan, who is accused of spying by Russia, must remain in custody while he awaits trial, a court in Moscow has ruled. Russian security officials say that he was “caught spying” last month. Mr Whelan, […]

Brexit: MPs put forward rival plans to May’s deal

Image copyright PA MPs are putting forward plans to change the outcome of Brexit ahead of a vote next week on the PM’s amended deal. Theresa May said on Monday she was focused on altering the backstop – the “insurance policy” designed to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland. But Labour leader […]

Four more House of Fraser stores saved

Image copyright Getty Images House of Fraser stores in four shopping centres owned by Intu have been saved following talks with the department store chain’s owners, Sports Direct. The stores at Chapelfield in Norwich, Lakeside in Thurrock, Metrocentre in Gateshead and Victoria Centre in Nottingham had been earmarked to close. An Intu spokesperson said there […]

Oscars 2019: The Favourite and Roma lead nominations

Oscars 2019: The Favourite and Roma lead nominations

Image copyright 20th Century Fox Image caption Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman are both nominated for The Favourite Olivia Colman’s period comedy-drama The Favourite and Netflix’s black-and-white epic Roma lead this year’s Oscar race, with 10 nominations each. The other contenders include A Star Is Born and Vice with eight each, followed by Black Panther […]

Emiliano Sala: Born in Argentina, reputation forged in France

Media playback is not supported on this device Cardiff City signed the 28-year-old from French club Nantes Just three days after he signed for Premier League club Cardiff City, Emiliano Sala was on a light aircraft which disappeared on Monday night, French authorities have confirmed. He was one of two people on board the Piper […]

West Ham: FA fines Premier League club £100,000 over pitch invasions

West Ham have been fined £100,000 by the Football Association for the pitch invasions which marred their defeat by Burnley at London Stadium last March. The Hammers were charged after fans repeatedly went on to the pitch, with one approaching captain Mark Noble. A fan ran on to the pitch with a corner flag, while […]

Page 1 of 4254123Next ›Last »