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July 12, 2018 1:25 AM 'It was a JOKE' – Croatian defender Vida BOOED by Russians for 'glory to Ukraine' comments

CROATIAN defender Domagoj Vida was booed every time he touched the ball in the World Cup semi-final against England after shouting "glory to Ukraine" in the aftermath of his side's victory against the host nation Russia in the quarter-finals. Domagoj Vida claimed he was not trying to bring politics into football with his comments. But under FIFA rules 51

July 11, 2018 7:50 AM Danny Dyer appointed Minister for Not Getting Mugged Right off like a Right Little Mug

DANNY Dyer has been appointed Minister for Not Getting Mugged Right off like a Right Little Mug, it has been confirmed. Dyer, whose political career began when he highlighted that David Cameron is a twat, has been recruited by Theresa May to help tackle the rising tide of mugs, arseholes and bellends. Dyer said: “I don’t know a lot of the politics and all that but what I do about 37

July 7, 2018 2:23 PM School of Macron: French President to train supporter army to TRANSFORM France in EU vote

EMMANUEL Macron is set to train an army of sympathisers of his political party in a £6million scheme ahead of the 2019 European Parliament election, which aims to find volunteers and candidates to ‘transform France’. The aspiring political-enthusiasts will learn what Mr Macron stands for through courses and seminars, which will be conducted by members 79

July 4, 2018 11:43 AM Jacob Rees-Mogg delivers quip after Andrew Neil claims he 'won't get the Brexit he wants'

JACOB REES-MOGG delivered a quick response to Andrew Neil after the Daily Politics presenter claimed the country was heading towards a Brexit the Tory MP “did not want”. Leading Brexiteer and Conservative MP for North East Somerset was told that he would not “get the kind of Brexit you want” by BBC host Andrew Neil. It comes as Prime Minister Theresa 51

July 2, 2018 9:43 AM 'Last hope for Europe' Fearless Salvini in EU threat & vows populism will FREE Europeans

THE European Union will continue to feel the wrath of Matteo Salvini with the anti-establishment Italian promising to establish a eurosceptic bloc of MEPs in the upcoming 2019 European Parliament. elections. Mr Salvini, Italy’s deputy prime minister and leader of right-wingers League, pledged to “liberate” Europeans in the same way he has spearheading 49

July 1, 2018 7:43 PM Russians rally against raising pension ages for men, women

MOSCOW (AP) - Opponents of the Russian government's proposal to raise the eligibility ages for pensions are holding demonstrations throughout the country. Several hundred people held an unsanctioned rally in the Pacific port city of Vladivostok. Authorized rallies also took place Sunday in the Far East and Siberia, as well as in western Russia. No cities 27

July 1, 2018 5:43 PM New Miss USA says beauty pageants should keep swimsuit competitions because they are 'empowering'

The newly crowned Miss USA says she wants beauty pageants to retain swimsuit competition. Sarah Rose Summers, 23, who received her crown in May 2018, said she believes the competition is empowering. 'I respect other companies' decisions, but I love the [swimsuit] competition - it's a tradition,' Summers told The New York Post. In June, the Miss America 26

June 28, 2018 8:27 PM Beyond politics: Facebook to release limited info on all ads

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook says it will release more information on all advertisements running on its service. The move is part of a broader effort to encourage "transparency" in its operations. The company said Thursday that it will let everyone see all ads run by a given Facebook "page," which is typically the public profile of a business, organization 34

June 28, 2018 3:25 PM Leo Varadkar says he will support Belgium as they play England in World Cup

Ireland’s premier says he will be cheering on Belgium as they play England in the World Cup. Victory for the lowlands country in the final group game on Thursday night could be a win for both sides, the Taoiseach said. Leo Varadkar will be lending his support while he is in Brussels for a meeting of leaders at the European Council. The Three Lions will take to the field 29

June 26, 2018 3:49 PM President Macron holds lengthy closed door discussions on migrants with the Pope as crisis drives the EU further apart

French President Emmanuel Macron had a lengthy closed door discussion on migrants with Pope Francis during his first official visit to the Vatican. Macron and his wife Brigitte were greeted by a Swiss Guard picket upon arrival at the Apostolic Palace on Tuesday. The tete-a-tete between the Argentine pontiff and Macron in the Vatican's ornate library 60