Open letter by 100 black professionals calls for boycott of BBC

A collective of over 100 black professionals have penned an open letter urging people to boycott the BBC in the wake of the recent use of the n-word in multiple broadcasts. The BBC received over 18,000 complaints when white historian Lucy Worsley used the offensive term just three days after social affairs correspondent Fiona Lamdin. … Read more Open letter by 100 black professionals calls for boycott of BBC

Ministers face calls to freeze rail fares amid fears people will stay working from home

Ministers face calls to freeze rail fares amid fears people will stay working from home if prices increase Campaigners argue annual rise in rail fares will deter people from using them  Critics argue fares should be frozen to encourage staff to get back to the office  Although this would be the lowest rise for five … Read more Ministers face calls to freeze rail fares amid fears people will stay working from home

999 calls rocket by 26% in Devon and Cornwall

Police have seen a 26 per cent increase in the number of 999 calls made in Devon and Cornwall as hordes of staycation holidaymakers descend on the region.  Devon and Cornwall Police experienced ‘unprecedented demand’ last weekend due to an influx of tourists, with officers noting a huge increase in calls for emergency services compared … Read more 999 calls rocket by 26% in Devon and Cornwall

Gwen Stefani corrects Dua Lipa after she calls Blake Shelton her ‘husband’ while guest hosting

Gwen Stefani corrects Dua Lipa after she calls Blake Shelton her ‘husband’ while guest hosting By Paul Chavez For Dailymail.com Published: 04:26 BST, 12 August 2020 | Updated: 04:26 BST, 12 August 2020 Gwen Stefani playfully teased Dua Lipa after she mistakenly called Blake Shelton her ‘husband’ while guest hosting Jimmy Kimmel Live. The 50-year-old … Read more Gwen Stefani corrects Dua Lipa after she calls Blake Shelton her ‘husband’ while guest hosting

Donald Trump calls Kamala Harris a ‘liar,’ ‘nasty’ and ‘mean’

President Donald Trump took little time before launching a series of angry personal attacks and accusations at the nation’s first black female vice presidential nominee, calling Sen. Kamala Harris ‘nasty’ and ‘mean.’ Trump leveled the insults from the White House podium, taking on a vice presidential choice Democrats embraced in part because of her television … Read more Donald Trump calls Kamala Harris a ‘liar,’ ‘nasty’ and ‘mean’

Donald Trump’s campaign calls Kamala Harris ‘phony’ in attack video

Former Vice President Joe Biden selected as his nominee the former rival who delivered the most cutting attack of the 2020 nominating process – a fellow member of the Senate ‘club’ who accused him of working on segregationists and opposing school bussing. It was a dramatic moment it did not take the Trump campaign long … Read more Donald Trump’s campaign calls Kamala Harris ‘phony’ in attack video

Test and Trace staff have made FOUR calls since May

Thousands of call handlers hired for the NHS Test and Trace scheme are set to be sacked as the beleaguered scheme is ‘reconfigured’ because staff simply ‘do not have enough to do’, it emerged today.   Britons who fail to answer calls from the service may now face a knock on the door after staff only … Read more Test and Trace staff have made FOUR calls since May

Australian public calls for The Project to be AXED amid Channel 10 budget cuts

The Australian public have called for Channel 10’s current affairs program The Project to be axed. On Tuesday, The Project and its hosts appeared to dodge the network’s brutal ‘restructuring’ budget cuts amid the coronavirus recession. Angry TV viewers were furious the likes of Kerri-Anne Kennerley, Natarsha Belling and weatherman Tim Bailey were sacked, while The Project remained seemingly unaffected … Read more Australian public calls for The Project to be AXED amid Channel 10 budget cuts

Nicola Peltz faces MORE speculation she’s secretly wed Brooklyn as a friend calls her ‘Mrs Beckham’

Nicola Peltz is facing further speculation that she and fiancé Brooklyn Beckham have secretly married, following a friend’s telling comment on social media. The actress, 25, and the aspiring photographer, 21, set tongues wagging over the weekend when Nicola posted a cryptic snap of her husband-to-be wearing a gold band on his ring finger.  And … Read more Nicola Peltz faces MORE speculation she’s secretly wed Brooklyn as a friend calls her ‘Mrs Beckham’

Gwyneth Paltrow calls finding love after her divorce from Chris Martin a ‘wonderful surprise’

Gwyneth Paltrow is counting her ‘lucky’ stars to have found love again after her divorce from Coldplay frontman Chris Martin. The Academy Award-winning actress, who admits her amicable split from Martin in 2014 after a decade of marriage was ‘hard to swallow’, had thought she might never experience another special romance in her lifetime.  ‘It … Read more Gwyneth Paltrow calls finding love after her divorce from Chris Martin a ‘wonderful surprise’