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August 15, 2017 2:47 PM Charlie Gard Foundation to 'honour life of little warrior' and help other poorly children

Parents Chris and Connie want to use the £1.3m raised for their son to help other families going through similar situations. In a post on their website, charliesfight.org, Chris Gard and Connie Yates said the £1.3m raised by donors to pay for their son's treatment before he died would now go towards setting up The Charlie Gard Foundation. The charity 6

August 13, 2017 12:17 PM How to watch US PGA Championship 2017

Kevin Kisner leads the way at the US PGA Championship at Quail Hollow, as we head into the final day of the last golf major of the year. The South Carolinan is holding his own at seven-under-par with Chris Stroud and Hideki Matsuyama breathing down his neck in the search for glory. There has been a shake-up for the televising of this championship, with Sky Sports 9

August 13, 2017 11:21 AM Muslim migrants want ban on jokes about Islam

THE majority of Muslim migrants in Austria want jokes about Islam to be banned, according to a new university survey. The study, conducted by the Danube University of Krems, revealed a major contrast between typical Austrian values and those of migrants from countries like Somalia and Chechnya, who have fare more religious views. The researchers found 19

August 13, 2017 4:51 AM The Latest: 3 arrested in connection to violent clashes

Three more men have been arrested in connection to the violent clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville. Rescue personnel help injured people after a car ran into a large group of protesters after an white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. The nationalists were holding the rally to protest 11

August 11, 2017 3:22 PM Far-right ship 'refuses help' from rescuers in Mediterranean

A German migrant rescue group says a vessel carrying far-right activists that has run into trouble in the Mediterranean has refused their help. The Sea-Eye charity says it was asked by the Italian coastguard to assist the C-Star ship because it was in distress. But the French-based group Génération Identitaire (GI), which runs the C-Star, denied this, saying 19

August 10, 2017 9:38 AM Bank of England to continue using notes containing animal fat

Notes that contain traces of animal fat will continue to be produced by the Bank of England, despite criticism from activists. Following a public consultation, the Bank said the new £20 note and future print runs of £5 and £10 notes will continue to be made from polymer, "manufactured using trace amounts of chemicals, typically less than 0.05%, ultimately 23

August 10, 2017 8:54 AM How to watch USPGA Championship 2017: TV, online and stream guide for final golf major of year at Quail Hollow

Rory McIlroy is the hot favourite to win this year's USPGA Championship at Quail Hollow, but all eyes this week will also be on Jordan Spieth, who is chasing golf's Grand Slam. There has been a shake-up for the televising of this championship, however, with Sky Sports losing the rights to broadcast the major billed as 'Glory's Last Shot'. Instead the USPGA 8

August 9, 2017 1:21 AM Mamamia founder Mia Freedman apologises after being criticised for calling on women to support gay marriage with wedding ring selfies

Media personality Mia Freedman has apologised after she was criticised on social media for calling on women to post pictures of their wedding rings in support of marriage equality. Freedman, the founder of women's website Mamamia, penned an article on Tuesday calling on 'straight and married' couples to stand in support of same-sex marriage. But the 45-year-old's 4

August 8, 2017 1:11 PM Google Fires Employee Who Wrote 10-Page Anti-Diversity Manifesto

Google has fired James Damore, the engineer who wrote and shared a 10-page internal memo criticizing the company’s efforts to increase diversity and decrying a “politically correct monoculture” that he blamed for a misguided effort to achieve proportional representation in the workplace. The memo, entitled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” has created 8

August 7, 2017 8:00 AM Serena Williams is 'definitely' a feminist

Serena Williams is "definitely" a feminist and feels "proud" to give herself that label. The 35-year-old professional tennis player - who is expecting her first child with her fiancé Alexis Ohanian - believes greatly in sticking up for women's rights and is "proud" to be a feminist. She told Stellar magazine: "There are barriers I hope to break so my baby, whether 15