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Police pelted with rocks by protesters and return fire with teargas in Serbia

Serbia’s president has blamed protesters for spreading coronavirus as rock-throwing activists face off against mounted police in third night of violence after he tried to reintroduce lockdown.    President Aleksander Vucic brought in one of the strictest lockdowns in Europe in March in order to combat the virus, before prematurely declaring victory in May and lifting […]

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Gilead study says remdesivir reduces the risk of death in severely ill coronavirus patients

Gilead Sciences Inc announced on Friday that additional data from a late-stage study showed its antiviral remdesivir improved death rates as well the conditions of severely ill coronavirus patients. The drug reduced fatality risks by about 62 percent and increased the odds of recovery by around 26 percent.  Remdesivir has been at the forefront of […]

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Brooklyn Beckham, 21, ‘ENGAGED to girlfriend Nicola Peltz, 25’

Brooklyn Beckham is reportedly engaged to his girlfriend Nicola Peltz. The photographer, 21, has apparently been telling his pals that he popped the question to his other half, 25, and it is common knowledge in their circle. An insider told the Mirror that his parents David, 45, and Victoria, 46, have given their blessing for […]

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French bus driver dies five days after being beaten up by a gang

A French bus driver who was declared brain dead after he was assaulted by two passengers who refused to wear face masks has died, his family have confirmed. Philippe Monguillot, 59, was savagely beaten after he tried to enforce coronavirus rules on his bus in the southwestern town of Bayonne on Sunday, in an attack which […]

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How I gave Meghan Markle a ponytail: Duchess of Sussex’s hairdresser on how he created iconic look

Seeing those pictures of the Duchess of Cambridge this week, wearing her hair in an effortlessly chic yet understated ponytail, it felt like the start of a more modern chapter for her image. Of course, this isn’t the first time we have seen Kate’s hair styled this way. Normally, though, she would team it with […]

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Save the Children accepts £15m ‘tainted cash’ donation from Qatar

Save the Children accepted a £15million donation from Qatar despite calling its claim to have scrapped slave labour a ‘stunt’ and branding it a ‘terror hub’. The cash-strapped charity admitted taking money from the Gulf state was ‘high risk’ but approved it anyway, a secret memo leaked to the Daily Mail shows. It reveals how […]

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Vacations fall to record lows in the wake of lockdown ending

Package holiday prices have fallen to record lows, with seven-night summer breaks being sold for under £100. Travel firms are slashing their prices in a bid to salvage what is left of the summer season as quarantine restrictions are lifted. Last Minute is offering seven nights at Darius Firenze B&B in Florence in August for […]

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Holiday firms face legal action if they fail to pay refunds

Holiday firms have been warned of legal action over a failure to pay refunds to millions of angry and disappointed customers. Holiday giants have been routinely trying to fob people off with vouchers or an offer to re-book for a later date. And many have added to the misery of people who have lost holidays by […]

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ASDA driver who fainted in front of Prince Charles was overwhelmed by meeting

An Asda delivery driver who fainted while chatting to a shocked Prince Charles says he collapsed because ‘the magnitude of the moment became a little too much’. The man, identified as Norman, was seen toppling over as he talked to the prince about getting supplies out to customers cut off by the coronavirus crisis. He […]

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Suffolk police hunt gang that stole four dogs and 13 puppies

Police are hunting a gang that stole four dogs and 13 puppies after targeting kennels and breeders in broad daylight. The thieves removed hinges from gates before escaping with the dogs from the Fiveways Kennels in Barton Mills near Mildenhall, Suffolk. The gang struck between 3.45pm and 6pm yesterday – the day the kennels re-opened […]