UK’s tax burden is set to hit highest level since 1960s as Rishi Sunak raises billions

Budget 2021 at a glance Here are the main points of Rishi Sunak’s Budget today: Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) predicts economy will return to pre-Covid levels by the middle of 2022, six months earlier than previously though. OBR forecast economy will grow this year by 4 per cent, by 7.3 per cent in 2022, … Read more

England will NOT stage Euro 2020 but could host EXTRA games if Europe is hit by travel bans

England’s successful track record of hosting international matches and the advanced vaccination programme makes London a top pick for hosting more Euro 2020 games, if other host cities are closed by coronavirus travel restrictions. But the tournament will not move to England wholesale, Sportsmail understands, despite Prime Minister Boris Johnson‘s offer to open the country … Read more

England will NOT stage Euro2020 but could host EXTRA games if Europe is hit by travel bans

England’s successful track record of hosting international matches and the advanced vaccination programme makes London a top pick for hosting more Euro2020 games, if other host cities are closed by coronavirus travel restrictions. But the tournament will not move to England wholesale, Sportsmail understands, despite Prime Minister Boris Johnson‘s offer to open the country to … Read more

BREAKING NEWS: Covid-19 test centre is hit by explosion in Dutch town that has seen surge in cases

BREAKING NEWS: Covid-19 test centre is hit by explosion in Dutch town that has seen surge in cases By Afp Published: 07:56 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 07:56 GMT, 3 March 2021 A Covid-19 test centre was hit by an explosion in the Netherlands today in an area which has suffered a surge in … Read more

Iraqi airbase hosting US troops is hit by multiple rockets 

At least 10 rockets slam into US airbase in Iraq days before Pope Francis visits the country By Reuters Published: 07:10 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 07:39 GMT, 3 March 2021 At least 10 rockets struck a US airbase in Iraq late Tuesday, the latest in a series of attacks on American forces in … Read more

Katherine Schwarzenegger and her younger sister Christina hit the tennis court in Brentwood

Katherine Schwarzenegger laughs in the parking lot as she and her younger sister Christina hit the tennis court in Brentwood By Dan Heching For Dailymail.com Published: 05:50 GMT, 2 March 2021 | Updated: 05:50 GMT, 2 March 2021 They are sisters who were once part of California‘s first family. And Katherine and Christina Schwarzenegger looked … Read more

Golden Globe Awards 2021: Margot Robbie and Laura Dern hit the red carpet

The global COVID-19 pandemic delayed the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards by almost two months. But on Sunday night, the storied Hollywood ceremony kicked off in full swing as movie stars flocked to the venue, the famed Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.   Margot Robbie led the way for Hollywood’s biggest night, arriving in a frilly … Read more

Rail passengers will be hit by above-inflation price rises tomorrow

Commuters and frequent travellers in England and Wales will be hit by above inflation fare rises from Monday.     Rail passengers in England will see ticket prices increase by around 2.6 per cent while those in Wales will face a similar increase. Meanwhile in Scotland, the Government is implementing smaller rises of 1.6 per cent and … Read more

Shoppers hit the streets and sunworshippers take to the sea despite Covid lockdown

It’s too nice to stay indoors! Shoppers hit the streets and sunworshippers take to the sea despite Covid lockdown as Spring arrives tomorrow with forecasters predicting a sizzling 73F by April UK has suffered coldest winter for three years according to Met Office but spring is now around the corner Surfers and swimmers were seen … Read more