Olympic champion Tom Daley knits Tokyo 2020 gold medal case

Olympic champion Tom Daley has knitted an emotional keepsake to forever remind him of his first gold medal at Tokyo 2020 – a customised gold medal pouch. The British sportsman, 27, broke down in tears as he and diving partner Matty Lee triumphed in the 10m synchronized platform event on Monday – his first gold medal … Read more

Council worker sacked for using N-word wins unfair dismissal case 

A council worker who was sacked for using the N-word on an anti-radicalisation training course has won a claim for unfair dismissal. Ian Stevenson used the racial epithet after being asked to give an example of racism that he had witnessed. Shortly before the course’s instructor had told him and other employees that the session … Read more

Angelina Jolie claims ‘THREE of her children wanted to testify against Brad Pitt’ in custody case

Angelina Jolie claims ‘THREE of her children wanted to testify against Brad Pitt’ in their bitter custody case, court documents reveal Former couple are parents to six kids, five of them minors Jolie’s lawyers filed papers in her efforts to disqualify Judge John Ouderkirk from ruling over the case Jolie and Pitt initially agreed to … Read more

Vanessa Amorosi: Twist in singer’s court case against her mum who she accuses of swindling her money

Vanessa Amorosi’s mother has hit back in the bitter court battle with her daughter, who accuses her of swindling thousands of dollars worth of music earnings. Amorosi, 39, filed her lawsuit in the Victorian Supreme Court against her estranged mother Joyleen Robinson last month, claiming ‘unconscionable conduct’. She is seeking proceeds from previous royalties, tour … Read more

Simon Case dismisses complaints over PM code powers

Cabinet Secretary Simon Case dismisses complaints that PM is ‘marking his own homework’ by keeping the power to make final decision on whether ministers have broken conduct rules Cabinet Secretary Simon Case rejected gripes on PM hiring and firing powers Said constitution means final decisions on ministerial code must rest with PM  Opposition MPs have … Read more

TALK OF THE TOWN: City’s couple Crispin Odey and Nichola Pease split after pain of assault case

Only weeks after he was cleared of groping a junior banker following a lurid court hearing, I can reveal that hedge fund tycoon Crispin Odey is to split from his wife of 30 years, Nichola Pease, citing ‘public humiliation’ over the case. The surprise separation – after the couple staged a show of unity outside … Read more

Care worker sacked over ‘no decent honest Muslims’ Facebook post wins unfair dismissal case

Care worker sacked over Facebook post saying there were ‘no decent honest Muslims’ wins unfair dismissal case but gets no payout Linda Henderson was sacked after Ashgill Care Home bosses discovered posts  Other posts on Facebook account said there were ‘no decent honest Muslims’  She won case for unfair dismissal after employers refused to consider … Read more