New Zealand goes 100 days without ANY community transmission of coronavirus

New Zealand has gone 100 days without recording a single case of community transmission of coronavirus, something that seems hard to imagine compared to the battle Australia is facing. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern plunged her nation into one of the harshest lockdowns in the world in March and has reaped the rewards since, with the … Read more New Zealand goes 100 days without ANY community transmission of coronavirus

Joe Biden APOLOGIZES for suggesting Latino American community is more diverse than African Americans

Joe Biden on Thursday attempted to ‘clarify’ his comments suggesting the Latino American community is more diverse than African Americans.  The presumed Democratic nominee wrote on Twitter: ‘Earlier today, I made some comments about diversity in the African American and Latino communities that I want to clarify. In no way did I mean to suggest the … Read more Joe Biden APOLOGIZES for suggesting Latino American community is more diverse than African Americans

Hilaria Baldwin opens up about having a ‘community’ of support to help with her four children

Hilaria Baldwin shares she has a ‘community’ of support to help with her four children as she is expecting a fifth with Alec: ‘I feel really lucky’ By Deirdre Simonds For Dailymail.com Published: 18:37 BST, 6 August 2020 | Updated: 18:37 BST, 6 August 2020 Pregnant Hilaria Baldwin shared with her more than 771,000 Instagram … Read more Hilaria Baldwin opens up about having a ‘community’ of support to help with her four children

MANZOOR MOGHAL: I’ve lost count of the times I’ve spoken to my community about Covid

For anyone who’s paid attention to Britain’s South Asian community and its response to the Covid crisis, Thursday’s dramatic announcement of new restrictions in northern England will have come as no surprise. The areas affected, including Blackburn, Oldham, Bradford and Manchester, have large populations with roots in the Indian subcontinent. And while West Yorkshire Tory … Read more MANZOOR MOGHAL: I’ve lost count of the times I’ve spoken to my community about Covid

Middle Eastern website says Newcastle is a ‘remote tribal community’ worse than Yemen

Middle Eastern website describes Newcastle as a ‘remote tribal community’ worse than Yemen and says Geordies have a ‘well-documented penchant for violence’, as Saudi prince launches takeover of the city’s football team A Middle Eastern website published an opinion piece criticising Newcastle The article described the city as ‘remote’ and ‘tribal’ with ‘volatile’ residents Saudi … Read more Middle Eastern website says Newcastle is a ‘remote tribal community’ worse than Yemen

Police consider dropping terms ‘Islamist terror’ or ‘jihadi’ because they ‘don’t help community’

Police consider dropping terms ‘Islamist terror’ or ‘jihadi’ because they ‘don’t help community relations’ ‘Alternatives suggested include ‘faith-claimed terrorism’, ‘terrorists abusing religious motivations’ and ‘adherents of Osama bin Laden’s ideology’ National Association of Muslim Police put forward its case at online conference Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, head of counter-terrorism policing, took the views of officers … Read more Police consider dropping terms ‘Islamist terror’ or ‘jihadi’ because they ‘don’t help community’

Community in Essex fighting back against the banks

A community in Essex is fighting back against the banks that have cynically abandoned it – with plans to open the country’s first shared branch. The 18,000-strong town of Rochford saw its last bank close three years ago when Barclays pulled out. A year earlier NatWest quit the community while previously Lloyds turned its back … Read more Community in Essex fighting back against the banks

Women’s rugby star Non Evans announces she’s gay on Twitter prompting support from sports community

Former rugby player and athlete Non Evans MBE has revealed she is gay in a confessional post on Twitter. The sporting icon, 46, has spent a lifetime competing in sport at the top level. As well as rugby she has excelled in judo, Olympic Freestyle Wrestling, weightlifting and powerlifting. She was the first woman to … Read more Women’s rugby star Non Evans announces she’s gay on Twitter prompting support from sports community

Scrabble community discusses banning racial slurs from the game amid Black Lives Matter protests

Scrabble community discusses banning racial slurs from the game as part of crackdown on hate speech that could also condemn words like ‘wrinklies’ to the scrapheap Offensive terms can still be used to score points in Scrabble contests in Britain But the World English Scrabble Players Association will discuss the ‘thorny’ issue It comes after … Read more Scrabble community discusses banning racial slurs from the game amid Black Lives Matter protests

Fleabag’s Ben Aldridge comes out as a ‘proud’ member of the LGBTQ+ community

Fleabag’s Ben Aldridge comes out as a ‘proud’ member of the LGBTQ+ community and says the ‘journey has been a long one for me’ The Fleabag actor, 34, played the ‘A******e Guy’ in the hit BBC sitcom opposite show creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge, 34 The screen star posted a brief black and white clip of … Read more Fleabag’s Ben Aldridge comes out as a ‘proud’ member of the LGBTQ+ community