Middle-aged, white and male. The ‘most diverse Parliament ever’ is beginning to undermine this stereotype of politicians, but can the same be said of the new government? The new government is 75% men, with women most heavily represented at the highest ranks In 2009 David Cameron declared, ‘If elected, by the end of our first […]
In May 2010, shortly after being appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne delivered his first major post-election speech to the CBI Annual Dinner, in which he set the course for the next five years, a private sector led recovery able to absorb the retrenchment of the state. Fast forward five years and Osborne delivered […]
As the Premiership comes to another action-packed conclusion – or not – I imagine football fans’ thoughts are turning to… actually, god knows what they’re turning to. Not being an enthusiast of the precious art of booting a leather sphere around an overly-tended rectangle of grass (ha!), I wouldn’t know. It’s probably the Champions League […]
INTERNET pranksters have taken to Twitter to mock residents of a Home County who were “woken up” by a earthquake in the early hours of this morning, using the hashtag #PrayforKent.
THE girlfriend of a Manchester United striker who was cruelly taunted by an betting company online has today hit back.
A LONDON taxi driver who built bombs as part of a “deadly” campaign to kill US soldiers fighting in Iraq has today been jailed for life, with a minimum term of 38 years.
A MOTHER plans to remove one of her children from a primary school after she was made to feel “dirty” by the head teacher for breastfeeding.
A PENNILESS teacher has spent four months living in her sports car in a car park because she will not give up her beloved dogs.
Alan Donaldson, 26, stunned commuters into silence when he started playing a flawless rendition of the stirring piano solo, Fur Elise, on the public piano at Newscastle Central Station.
Damarys Ruiz (pictured) shot to stardom in 1973 at the age of 26 when she entered the Miss Venezuela contest. Her body was found in a park in Venezuela this week.