Facebook removes French town’s official page because of its ‘offensive’ name 

Below is Bitche Mayor Benoît Kieffer’s full statement translated from French. Facebook had censored our City of Bitche page. We have appealed and attempted to contact Facebook through various means, including through contact forms and private messages on the Facebook France page. On March 19, Facebook informed us that our Town of Bitche page was … Read more

Prince Philip was helping write book in his final days about his sister’s German hunting lodge home

Right up to the end of his life, the Duke of Edinburgh was working on a book about his family’s ancestral home in Germany – a mark of enduring devotion to his European relatives Right up to the end of his life, the Duke of Edinburgh was working on a book about his family’s ancestral … Read more

Heidi Klum and Sofia Vergara look ready to take on the nation as they arrive at a taping of AGT

Heidi Klum and Sofia Vergara look ready to take on the nation as they arrive at a taping of America’s Got Talent in Los Angeles By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Published: 01:04 BST, 11 April 2021 | Updated: 01:06 BST, 11 April 2021 Heidi Klum and Sofia Vergara were spotted arriving at a taping … Read more

‘The only man who could say to the Queen “Shut Up”‘: World media mourns Prince Philip

The world’s newspapers today mourned Prince Philip for his service to Britain and devotion to the Queen. The Duke of Edinburgh‘s death at Windsor Castle was announced by Her Majesty ‘with great sorrow’ on Friday, and as Britain began eight days of mourning, countries across the world paid homage to the steadfast prince. ‘A Prince … Read more

Germany ‘needs a lockdown’ and may have to bring in curfews to curb virus health minister warns 

Germany needs to implement nationwide measures to break the current wave of coronavirus infections as quickly as possible, its health minister said on Friday. ‘We need a lockdown,’ Jens Spahn told journalists in a news conference, adding that nighttime curfews may be necessary to further reduce social contacts. He said that there were currently nearly … Read more

Heidi Klum’s daughter Leni poses for her first EVER solo shoot for Glamour Germany

Heidi Klum‘s mini-me daughter Leni has graced the cover of Glamour Germany in her first ever solo shoot.   The teen, 16, graces the front of the publications’s 20th anniversary issue exactly two decades after her supermodel mum, 47, became the magazine’s first-ever star. In the stunning shoot Leni sported an eye-catching yellow bow headpiece with … Read more

Travel: Airline passengers may soon be able to securely connect to the internet via LASER

Airline passengers may be able to securely connect to their families and browse the internet mid-flight via LASER systems as early as mid-2022, European Space Agency claims The UltraAir system will see lasers transmit data via satellites to the ground It could replace radio-based satcom, whose bands are experiencing bottlenecks Ground-based tests will begin this … Read more

Bank robber pulls off heist after distracting witnesses with ‘an ugly tie’

Bank robber pulls off heist after distracting witnesses with ‘an ugly tie’ that has prevented them giving a description of his face to police The bank robber, believed to be in his early 20s, robbed a bank in Germany He was wearing a tie that was so ugly that when witnesses were asked for details … Read more

Israel falls silent to remember the horrors of the Holocaust

Israelis stood in silence on Thursday as a two-minute siren wailed across the country in remembrance of the Holocaust’s six million Jewish victims. Public buses and cars stopped on the streets and highways, and pedestrians stood in place in memory of those killed in the Nazi genocide. The annual memorial is one of the most … Read more

Germany will side-step EU and negotiate directly for Russia’s Sputnik V jab

Germany will side-step EU and negotiate directly for Russia’s Sputnik V jab to salvage its faltering vaccination program Jens Spahn thought to have told EU ministers he will begin jab talks with Russia   Comes after EU Commission said it would not enter preliminary negotiations Talks will establish how many jabs Russia can supply and … Read more