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December 7, 2018 1:25 PM David Coburn, gay Scottish UKIP leader, quits party over far-right shift

David Coburn, the leader of UKIP in Scotland, has quit the party in protest of its shift to the far right. The UKIP Member of the European Parliament for the Scotland, who was one of the pro-Brexit party’s only out gay officials, followed former leaders Nigel Farage and Paul Nuttall in quitting UKIP. In a statement, Coburn condemned the “infiltration 6

December 6, 2018 7:04 PM Nick Knowles divorce: Is Nick Knowles divorced? Does Nick Knowles have any children?

NICK Knowles is one of six contestants left on ITV’s I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!. But is Nick Knowles divorced and does he have any children? The 24-year-old's has thirteen middle names and his full name goes: Tyrian-J, Charlie, Spencer, Eric, Edwin, Harvey, Cosworth, Byron, Darwin, August, Mayhem, Beckett, Nicholas, Simon, Knowles. Nick’s third 8

December 6, 2018 6:03 PM Nick Knowles wife: Why did they divorce? Why did marriage end in heartbreak?

NICK Knowles is one of the celebrities battling bugs and challenges in the current season of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! But who is his ex-wife and why did they get divorced? Did it end in heartbreak? “I did not submit a submission for Eddie as it has been long agreed by my (soon to be ex) husband that Eddie would be privately educated — a luxury 4

December 6, 2018 3:32 PM Lauren Steadman: Strictly Come Dancing has 'normalised' disability

Paralympic medallist Lauren Steadman says people's perceptions of her disability have changed since appearing on television show Strictly Come Dancing. The double world champion paratriathlete, 25, was born missing her lower right arm. She has reached the Strictly semi-final alongside dance partner AJ Pritchard. "Before, kids and adults would look at me and see my arm first 4

December 6, 2018 2:09 PM Luxembourg to make public transport FREE for everyone across the whole country

LUXEMBOURG is set to become the first country in the world to make all of its public transport free. The small European country will lift fares for trains, trams and buses from next summer, under the ambitious new proposals by Xavier Bettel’s administration. The recently elected Prime Minister has pledged to prioritise environmental issues in his liberal-led 6

December 6, 2018 11:41 AM Spurs balls: falling crowds should worry club

As Spurs continue to build their new municipal stadium, news is that the Premier League’s highest-placed London club’s victory over Southampton was watched by 33,012. Mauricio Pochettino, the Spurs manager, says: “We cannot ask more of our fans.” Not the ones that turn up, no. But surely the relatively small crowd in a cavernous Wembley Stadium is a worry 8

December 5, 2018 6:14 PM 'I will have NO part of it' Heseltine warns May future Tories will be 'BLAMED' for Brexit

LORD Heseltine has warned the House of Lords that the Conservative Party will suffer in future elections if they deliver the Prime Minister's Brexit deal. Lord Heseltine, who has previously called for another vote on leaving the EU, claimed the Tories would not be forgiven for delivering Brexit. The Prime Minister has defended her agreed Brexit deal with Brussels 9

December 5, 2018 3:22 PM Trans cop attempts suicide after being harassed by colleagues

A trans police officer in India has attempted suicide after allegedly being harassed by three of her colleagues. The 22-year-old cop, known only as R Nasriya, said in a video posted on WhatsApp that she had been bullied for being trans by her co-workers at the police force in the town of Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, reports Hindustan Times. Nasriya, who consumed 13

December 5, 2018 12:48 PM Operation Pollino: 'Ndrangheta mafia struck in Europe-wide sting

Members of the notorious 'Ndrangheta Italian mafia have been targeted in a simultaneous police sting in Europe. Hundreds of police are understood to have been involved in the operation in Belgium, Italy, Germany and the Netherlands. At least 90 people were arrested, and more than three tonnes of cocaine and 140kg of ecstasy were seized. Italian restaurants 11

December 5, 2018 10:01 AM Mafia raids across Europe target 'Ndrangheta group

The early-morning raids are the culmination of a two-year offensive against the Italian crime group. Police swooped just a day after the alleged "godfather" of the Sicilian mafia was arrested, along with 45 other suspected mobsters. Early-morning raids took place in Italy, the German states of North Rhine-Westphalia and Bavaria, as well as in Belgium 9