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  • Bernardo Silva: Manchester City set to complete £43m deal for Monaco midfielder

    Manchester City are set to complete a £43m deal to sign Portugal attacking midfielder Bernardo Silva from French champions Monaco. The 22-year-old will join City on 1 July, with the club set to announce the transfer later on Friday. Silva has made 58 ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • Britain's Got Talent finalist Tina Humphrey dies

    The beloved school music teacher, from Shrewsbury, was rarely apart form her blue merle collie, after she rescued her in 1998. They went on to captivate audiences across the world, touring the country and even releasing a book about Chandi's life.

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Trump 'rules out military option for North Korea'

    President Donald Trump has a four-point policy plan in place for dealing with North Korea that does not include a military option, a South Korean lawmaker is quoted as saying Thursday. South Korean politicians Thursday met with Joseph Yun, the US State ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Trump ends charm offensive in Italy with G7 meeting

    The president hosted Abe at the White House and his Mar-a-Lago resort back in February, where they appeared to hit it off. And Abe was the latest world leader to publicly flatter Trump, praising his visit to the Middle East and his address to NATO on ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Minya bus shooting: Children among at least 28 Coptic Christians killed and dozens injured in Egypt gun attack

    Children are among at least 28 people massacred in Egypt and dozens more injured after gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians. The health ministry said the victims had been on their way to the St Samuel the Confessor monastery when ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Isis slaughtering civilians in Syrian towns already hit by US air strikes

    Civilians are “increasingly paying the price” as air strikes on Isis escalate in Syria and terrorists seek bloody retribution, the United Nations has warned. In one incident, militants slit the throats of eight men accused of giving coordinates to the ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Footballer and model seek legal humanist wedding

    The case is backed by Humanists UK, whose chief executive, Andrew Copson, said: “Religious people currently have the legal right to marry in a ceremony that reflects their most fundamental views of the world, but humanists cannot do likewise. “They are ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Revealed: Sergey Brin's secret plans to build the world's biggest aircraft

    Google co-founder Sergey Brin is building a hi-tech airship in Silicon Valley destined to be the largest aircraft in the world, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the project. “It's going to be massive on a grand scale,” said one, adding ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Stop running from the truth: Justin Trudeau is playing us with his PR stunts

    But outlets around the world – including the Guardian – seemingly have an endless appetite for Trudeau-related photos, whether he is showing off yoga moves, jogging in short shorts alongside Mexico's Enrique Peña Nieto or gazing into the camera as a ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Tipperary car death baby 'may have suffered sunstroke'

    A post-mortem examination is expected to take place on Friday after the death of a baby girl who was found in a car in County Tipperary. The girl has been named locally as seven-month-old Chloe Fogarty. She was airlifted to University Hospital Limerick ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack

    Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, killing at least 28 people and wounding 25 others, officials say. The bus was travelling to the Monastery of St Samuel the Confessor, 135km (85 miles) south of Cairo, from Minya ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • Philippines violence: IS-linked fighters 'among militants in Marawi'

    Foreign fighters believed to be linked to so-called Islamic State are among militants killed in a southern Philippine city, officials say. The military has been conducting air strikes in Marawi, on Mindanao island, after it was overrun by jihadists ...

    BBC 1 year ago
  • May Bank Holiday hot weather brings worst traffic in years

    Families planning to get away for half term face the worst May bank holiday traffic for four years. Millions of families are set to make the most of the sunny weather, as temperatures are expected to hit 30C (86F) in some parts of the country. With ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • UK weather: Britain hotter than Athens this Bank Holiday

    Britain is set for a sizzling bank holiday with blistering heat providing ideal conditions for a weekend getaway - except for hay fever sufferers who will need their tissues and tablets at the ready. A combination of extreme heat - which is set top ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Tsunambee, Clowntergeist and Haunted Airplane: bad Cannes films posters

    The Syfy channel's third law of straight-to-TV disaster movies states that an animal must be twinned with a dangerous weather event to create a half-decent pun in the title or you might as well not bother. So, following Sharknado is Tsunambee, which ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Wembley money-laundering father and son on the run

    A businessman and his son were jailed for a total of 21 years in their absence for masterminding an £80million money laundering operation for organised criminals across the UK. Bhadresh Shah, 49 - branded a 'disgrace' by his own barrister - and son ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Liverpool may need to overpay for Naby Keita as Jurgen Klopp insists club have 'enough money' for five new signings

    Liverpool have hit a stumbling block in their attempts to sign Naby Keita from RB Leizpig as Jurgen Klopp lines up five new signings this summer. The German club, who finished surprise runners up in the Bundesliga to Bayern Munich this season, are ...

    Independent 1 year ago
  • Trump rebukes Nato leaders for not paying defence bills

    ... nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they are supposed to be paying for their defence. “This is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States and many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago
  • Man United duo Marcus Rashford and Lingard enjoy night out

    Manchester United duo Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard were pictured enjoying a night out in Manchester following their Europa League triumph. The talented youngsters both wore dark hoodies and caps as they spent the evening in a variety of ...

    Daily Mail 1 year ago
  • Secret sugar cut could be deadly for diabetics

    Your article (If Coca-Cola's 'health by stealth' wheeze works, so be it, 20 May) shows little regard for many of the 400,000 people in the UK who live with type 1 diabetes and require sugary drinks in emergency situations where their blood glucose ...

    The Guardian 1 year ago