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23rd January, 14:15

US talk show host Larry King has died in Los Angeles at the age of 87

The news comes from Ora Media, who tweeted a statement from Mr Kings account..
22nd January, 16:05

Four men jailed for the manslaughter of 39 migrants

Four people smugglers have been jailed for between 13 and 27 years after 39 migrants died inside the back of a lorry..
22nd January, 11:00

James Bond film No Time To Die delayed again

James Bond film No Time To Die has been delayed again as Hollywood grapples with the continued disruption caused by the pandemic. Daniel Craig’s final outing as 007 will now arrive on October 8, the official Bond Twitter account announced..
22nd January, 10:06

Jurgen Klopp admits Liverpool lack confidence after unbeaten home run is ended

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits player confidence is an issue as a seven-hour goal drought contributed to the 1-0 defeat by Burnley which ended an unbeaten home league run stretching back to April 2017. Ashley Barnes’s 83rd-minute penalty was his 100th senior club career goal and he became the first Burnley player to score an away league goal since October 3..
22nd January, 09:23

500 payment to everyone who tests positive being considered minister

Ministers are considering paying £500 to everyone who tests positive for coronavirus to increase the number of people abiding by quarantine rules, a Cabinet member has confirmed. Environment Secretary George Eustice stressed the need for people to comply with the isolation rules when contacted by NHS Test and Trace amid concerns of low compliance..
21st January, 10:28

Isolation after contact with Covid 19 case could be cut to seven days study

Self-isolation time after contact with a confirmed coronavirus case could potentially be reduced to seven days without raising the risk of onward transmission, a new study suggests. The research, which accounts for infected people’s potential viral load and the sensitivity of Covid-19 tests, estimates people who test negative after seven days of quarantine are unlikely to be infectious..
21st January, 09:15

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes all time leading scorer with 760th career goal

Cristiano Ronaldo was recognised as football’s all-time leading goalscorer after firing Juventus to Italian Super Cup glory against Napoli. Portugal international Ronaldo registered the 760th strike of a remarkable career in the 64th minute to help reigning Serie A champions Juve claim the trophy with a 2-0 win..
21st January, 08:08

PM warns more lives will be lost as UK records deadliest day of pandemic

More people will lose their lives in the coronavirus outbreak, Boris Johnson has warned, after the UK saw its deadliest day in the pandemic. Official figures showed that January 12 saw the highest number of deaths take place on a single day – with 1,110 Covid-19 fatalities, surpassing the previous peak of 1,073 on April 8, 2020..
21st January, 07:25

Pubs should stay shut until May due to Covid fears scientists suggest

Experts are warning reopening society too quickly could have a “disastrous” effect..
20th January, 16:50

Biden sworn in as US President

Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 46th president of the United States..
20th January, 16:30

Congratulations and well wishes offered to Biden and Harris

Messages of congratulations have been sent as Joe Biden is sworn in as US President.
20th January, 15:30

Its been a great honour says Trump as he leaves White House

Donald Trump pumped his fist and waved as he departed the White House on Marine One on Wednesday for the last time as US president..
20th January, 09:27

Scientists warn Covid deaths will continue to rise after record daily toll

Deaths from coronavirus will continue to rise for some days to come, scientists have warned after the UK recorded its highest daily death toll since the pandemic began. Officials believe there are signs the various lockdown measures in place around the country are having an effect as the vaccines are rolled out, with infection rates continuing to fall..
20th January, 08:27

Donald Trump wishes good luck to new administration ahead of handover of power

President Donald Trump trumpeted his administration’s accomplishments and wished his successor luck in a farewell video as he spent his final full day in office preparing to issue a flurry of pardons in a near-deserted White House, surrounded by an extraordinary security presence outside..
19th January, 10:19

One in eight people in England has had Covid 19 new figures suggest

An estimated one in eight people in England had had Covid-19 by December last year, up from one in 11 in November, new figures show. Antibody data on infection in private households suggests that one in 10 in Wales had also been infected by December, alongside one in 13 in Northern Ireland and one in 11 in Scotland..
19th January, 10:12

Toll on young peoples mental wellbeing as a result of pandemic revealed

The coronavirus crisis has taken a “devastating toll” on young people’s mental wellbeing, with the unemployed more likely to feel anxious and depressed, a new study suggests. Research by The Prince’s Trust suggested the experience of young people not in education employment or training is more negative than those in work and training..
19th January, 10:08

Matt Hancock self isolating after coronavirus contact

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said he is self-isolating after coming into close contact with someone who has tested positive for coronavirus. He said he was alerted by the NHS app on Monday evening, having led a Downing Street press conference..
18th January, 09:31

Coronavirus vaccines to be offered to over 70s as Government expands rollout

Coronavirus vaccines will be offered to millions of over 70s and the clinically extremely vulnerable from this week as the Government expands the rollout amid a border crackdown to keep out new strains..
18th January, 09:28

Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil arrives in Turkey to finalise Fenerbahce switch

Mesut Ozil travelled to Turkey on Sunday ahead of his expected move to Fenerbahce. The Super Lig club posted photographs of Arsenal midfielder Ozil boarding a plane and tweeted: “Our club is bringing Mesut Ozil to Istanbul to continue the transfer processes.”.