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June 18, 2018 7:34 PM First ladies past and present voice concerns over separation policy

Former first lady Michelle Obama has adding her voice to the rising chorus of criticism of the Trump administration’s policy of family separation at the US border. On Twitter, Michelle Obama re-tweeted a message from former first lady Laura Bush promoting a column she wrote decrying the policy. She called the separation policy “cruel” and “immoral” in a guest 26

June 5, 2018 3:45 PM MP Rachael Maskell calls for prescription charges to be scrapped for long-term illnesses

YORK Central MP Rachael Maskell is calling for prescription charges to be scrapped for certain illnesses after research found the plans could save the NHS millions and improve patients' health. The analysis found some patients with long-term conditions do not take their prescriptions correctly due to the cost, which means they need more health care in the future 26

March 7, 2018 7:15 AM David Oyelowo praised as Gringo gets world premiere

David Oyelowo has been hailed as a “really talented actor” as his latest film received its world premiere in Los Angeles. The Oxford-born actor stars alongside Charlize Theron in Gringo, which premiered at the Regal LA LIVE on Wednesday. “I think he’s a really talented actor. I had dinner with him, we got on really well and he totally got the tone of what I was trying 32

February 12, 2018 12:05 PM After Katie Price campaign government may soon consider criminalising online trolling

A code of conduct may soon be introduced to target social media trolls in the UK. Online trolling might soon become a criminal offence in the UK as Justice Secretary David Gauke has revealed that the government will conduct a review of online laws to provide a safer internet experience. This comes after television personality Katie Price called for stricter 129

February 1, 2018 2:15 PM Poll: Who do you want to win Celebrity Big Brother 2018?

Ann Widdecombe, Jess Impiazzi, Shane ‘Courtney Act’ Jenek, Shane Lynch and Wayne Sleep are fighting to be crowned champion of Celebrity Big Brother’s Year of the Woman… but who do you want to triumph? After four weeks of intense debates, several power battles and two crazy triple evictions, the finish line is now in sight for CBB’s latest batch of housemates 99

January 23, 2018 8:36 AM Cathy Newman repeatedly tells Jordan Peterson what he’s saying in horrendous interview

If you cannot understand what your interviewee is saying, you can always couch it in terms you do understand. When Channel 4 journalist Cathy Newman interviewed University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson, she did just that, opting to bypass Peterson’s actual words and debate points Peterson didn’t say. Her preferred method was to tell Peterson 28

December 31, 2017 2:18 AM Pointless! Keir Starmer comes bottom of table ranking Labour frontbenchers' parliamentary work rate

Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer was red-faced last night after coming bottom of a league table of Labour frontbenchers’ parliamentary work rate. A survey of written questions handed to Ministers this year shows that Mr Starmer did not submit a single one. Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott came third from bottom with a meagre 18. Their totals pale in comparison 37

December 4, 2017 5:14 PM Devon MP interrupted at debate on mobile phones in prison – by mobile phone

MP for Torbay Kevin Foster was speaking in the House of Commons as part of a debate on blocking the use of mobile phones in prisons, when he was interrupted by a ringtone MP for Torbay Kevin Foster was speaking when John Bercow, speaker at the House of Commons had to stop him to bring order to the room after the mobile phone went off. The debate was held at the House 28

September 18, 2017 11:37 AM Most popular! Ex-White House press secretary Sean Spicer poses up with celebrities after the Emmys

As Hollywood's finest celebrated their wins or nursed their loses after the Emmy Awards Sunday night, there was one man who all the stars wanted to get their picture taken with - and no it wasn't host Stephen Colbert. Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who made a surprise appearance at the television awards show, was the belle of the ball, making 56

September 1, 2017 2:24 AM 'Divorce bill' row frustrates Brexit talks

Both the UK and EU have expressed frustration at the pace of Brexit talks amid disagreement over the size of the UK's "divorce bill". EU negotiator Michel Barnier said the UK did not feel "legally obliged to honour its obligations" after Brexit. He said "no decisive progress" had been made on key issues, following the third round of talks. But Brexit 65