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Ocado replaces Waitrose with M&S and celebrates deal with a fleet of Percy Pig themed delivery vans

M&S is preparing for its products to officially replace Waitrose’s on the Ocado website today – and the delivery company has launched a fleet of limited-edition Percy Pig vans to mark the occasion.  The M&S Food range launches on the Ocado website this morning – and it has now been crowned the cheapest out of the […]

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Wallaby is hit by a car, becomes trapped in the grille and travels 304km stuck inside – but survives

A wallaby has survived being hit by a car and trapped behind the vehicle’s grill overnight during an unexpected 300km road trip.  The young marsupial was hit by a family in a car in Laura, in Far North Queensland, on Thursday afternoon. The family got out of the car to try and find the wallaby, […]

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First trial of LSD-MDMA set to test safety and treatment potential

A group of scientists is launching the world’s first clinical trial of a combination of two psychedelic drugs, LSD and MDMA, to treat mental health conditions.  The New York City-based firm Mind Medicine will kick of its trial of the two compounds in January 2021.  It’s the latest study in a bold and growing body […]

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The time-saving laundry hacks you NEED to know: Mum shares the five things she does for a clean home

A mother from Melbourne has shared the five time-saving laundry hacks she swears by, including tying socks together before you wash them so you don’t lose one and adding baking soda to the wash to brighten and soften your clothes. The woman, who goes by the name Mama Mila online, said she is a ‘big fan […]

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Mariah Carey ‘wasn’t ready’ to announce pregnancy on Ellen show

Mariah Carey discussed an ‘extremely uncomfortable’ 2008 appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show where the host tried to force her to reveal she was pregnant, in an interview with Vulture on Monday  The 50-year-old legend said that she was, in fact, expecting at the time but wasn’t yet ready to make the pregnancy public.  In […]

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Coronavirus testing site in Melbourne is set on fire

A coronavirus testing site has been set on fire and injured one of the security guards.  The closed testing tent in Mernda, north Melbourne, was set alight around 10.35pm on Monday night.  Two security guards on duty at the Waterview Recreation Reserve site noticed the blaze and contacted emergency services.  A coronavirus testing site in […]

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Cost of Britain’s asylum system DOUBLES in five years to £1billion, new figures reveal

The asylum system is costing taxpayers nearly £1billion a year – with costs doubling in just five years, figures have revealed.  Details published by the Home Office show asylum costs stood at £956million in 2019-20, compared with £474million in 2014-15.  The ‘eye-watering’ total included screening arrivals, accommodation and living costs, answering legal appeals and detention.  […]

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Detained Australian journalist Cheng Lei wrote diary about the COVID-19 pandemic in China

An Australian journalist who kept a diary of the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested in China. Cheng Lei, an English-language presenter with the state-owned China Global Television Network, wrote withering Facebook posts about the Communist Party. The Beijing-based journalist, who studied in Brisbane and Melbourne, mocked the earlier lockdown in Wuhan in March. ‘The hottest […]

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ROY TAYLOR: Our patients felt 10 years younger after losing two stone writes professor

For decades, the scourge of type 2 diabetes has caused untold misery. Almost four million Britons are now living with the condition. Incredibly, one in six NHS beds is occupied by a patient with the condition, which can lead to terrible complications and shortens sufferers’ lives by an average of six years – all while […]

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Mike Pence ‘on standby to take over’ during Trump hospital visit

The White House had Vice President Mike Pence on stand by in November last year when President Donald Trump made an unplanned visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, a new book claims. In November 2019, the president made an unannounced trip to the hospital for ‘quick exam and labs’ as part of his […]