August 21, 2018 9:39 AM Jose Mourinho increasingly resembles caretaker from Scooby-Doo
UNITED manager Jose Mourinho increasingly resembles the Scooby-Doo caretaker who has found gold on the premises, players have claimed. The manager is doing everything he can to put people off visiting Old Trafford, even greeting coaches at the gate and warning them of the ‘terrible curse’ of his ‘third season in charge’. Midfielder Juan Mata said: “He looms 28
August 20, 2018 11:01 PM £60k for Titanic ‘bribe’ couple’s gift
A GOLD cigarette case once owned by an aristocratic couple accused of bribing their way off the sinking Titanic is expected to fetch £60,000 at auction. Sir Cosmo and Lady DuffGordon gave the elegant keepsake to Ernest Brown who helped them when the liner sank on its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York in 1912. More than 1,500 died. Mr Brown was the purser 32
August 19, 2018 11:11 PM 'Underwater, I'm a normal person'
‘In the water I can do whatever I want,’ Jendi Pangabean said. He lost his left leg when he was 12 years old, but he never gave up. He is currently one of the fastest para-swimmers in Southeast Asia and won five gold medals at last year's ASEAN Para Games. Being a Paralympic athlete also made life meaningful for Ni Nengah Widiasih. She won Indonesia’s 36
August 16, 2018 12:31 PM Is Caitlyn Jenner heading to the CBB house?
Caitlyn Jenner was spotted at Heathrow Airport this morning, ahead of tonight’s launch of Celebrity Big Brother: Eye of the Storm, according to The Sun newspaper. The former Olympian was reportedly offered £1 million to appear on CBB last year, but Caitlyn reportedly turned down the offer. A source said at the time: “The bookers know she’d be TV gold so they’re 107
August 16, 2018 9:31 AM Madonna celebrates 60th birthday with Marrakesh selfie
The pop star and master of reinvention spends her milestone in Morocco, picturing herself as a tousled Berber queen. The Queen of Pop posted a series of selfies on Instagram, dressed as a North African nomad, titling her snap "BerberQueen". Wearing a Tarboosh hat along with a traditional Amazigh headdress adorned with spikes and trinkets, plus gold necklaces 134
August 16, 2018 2:08 AM We are selling…Rod flogs his glitzy furniture
MILLIONAIRE rock star Rod Stewart is having a “bit of a clear- out” of his luxury home – and putting a whole raft of its glitzy furnishings and fittings up for sale. The 73-year-old has decided the time has come to sort through stunning £4.65million Durrington House, which he bought with his wife Penny Lancaster in 2013. In total the Maggie May and You Wear It Well singer 47
August 15, 2018 4:01 PM ON THE GRAPEVINE: And the winner is.... award winning wines
Sometimes what you’re looking for is right under your nose. And if you’re looking for a world-class wine, chances are, it’s in a supermarket near you. No matter your budget or favourite style, the good news is, judges at two major international wine awards - namely the International Wine Challenge (IWC) and the International Wine and Spirits Competition 56
August 13, 2018 12:02 PM Conor Spraggs: British man who died in Ibiza was 'gentle soul'
Conor Spraggs, who died in the early hours of Sunday morning, has been described as a "top lad" without a "bad bone in his body." Conor Spraggs, believed to be 23 from Stevenage, Hertfordshire, reportedly died after a fight in the town of San Antonio in the early hours of Sunday morning. Mr Spraggs was involved in an altercation with a group of men before 26
August 12, 2018 6:46 PM Iran threatens to confront US ‘ENEMY’ over ECONOMIC war
IRAN has threatened to fight back against the “economic war” waged by its “enemy” the US as more than 60 people were arrested in a drive against financial crime. Special Islamic revolutionary courts were being set up to try suspects quickly after supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for "swift and just" legal action to confront an "economic war" by foreign 60
August 11, 2018 6:35 AM Christmas comes 136 days early
BRITAIN may be in the grip of a record-breaking heatwave but that has not stopped one pub from kicking off the festive season early. The Air Balloon in Filton, near Bristol, put up a Christmas tree last Thursday while the town baked in temperatures of 70F (21C). There may be still 136 days to go until Christmas but the fake fi r is already decorated 30