July 8, 2018 11:06 PM Singer Camilla Kerslake marries rugby star Chris Robshaw in France
Soprano Kerslake, who wore a dress designed by Jenny Packham for the big day, told Hello! magazine: “The Cote d’Azur is our favourite place in the world and we wanted to share that with our nearest and dearest. Kerslake’s gown was comprised of a white tulle skirt with an appliqued bodice and veil, while sports star Robshaw opted for a pale blue suit by bespoke 7
July 8, 2018 11:10 AM World Cup 2018: England's victory over Sweden seen by 20m fans
England's decisive World Cup quarter-final victory over Sweden was watched by nearly 20 million viewers on BBC One, according to overnight figures. An average of 15.8 million watched the whole match, which saw England secure a place in the semi-final. A peak audience of 19.9 million viewers were watching as the match ended. It was live-streamed online 9
July 4, 2018 4:27 PM 4th of July 2018: What is Independence Day? What is the meaning behind Fourth of July?
INDEPENDENCE Day is officially underway as the 4th of July delivers the United States' main national day, marked by widespread celebrations across the entire country. What is the meaning behind the 4th of July? Independence Day is the national day of the United States, recognising American tradition, government and the country’s rich history 18
July 3, 2018 9:42 PM 4th of July 2018: Why do Americans celebrate the 4th of July?
THE 4th of July is the most patriotic day for Americans, with the US flag flown, and celebrations held across America. Why do Americans celebrate the 4th of July? Americans across the world celebrate Independence Day with carnivals, family reunions and political ceremonies. The American flag is proudly flown, and red, white and blue decorations adorn 16
June 28, 2018 7:08 AM Pakistan's top court bars former PM's loyalist from election
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan's Supreme Court has barred a former Cabinet minister and loyalist of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from running in next month's parliamentary elections. The court found Danyal Aziz guilty of making critical speeches against judges following last year's disqualification of Sharif by the country's top court. Thursday's court 7
April 26, 2018 4:37 AM Ed Miliband’s speech writer says Jews have no place in Corbyn’s Labour Party
Is being a Labour Party member compatible with being a Jew? That’s a rhetorical question. It isn’t. At least it isn’t for the wrong kind of Jews. Jamie Susskind, the lawyer son of futurologist Richard Susskind (The End of Lawyers?) who has written speeches for former Labour leader Ed Miliband and is a former chairman of the Oxford University Labour Club, has resigned 4
March 7, 2018 7:28 AM European consumers will suffer if EU punishes the City over Brexit, warns Philip Hammond
European consumers will pay dearly if Brussels tries to punish the City, Philip Hammond will warn today. In the last of the Government’s ‘Road to Brexit’ speeches, the Chancellor will tell the EU it is ‘very much in our mutual interest’ to strike a trade deal giving extensive rights to Britain’s financial services sector. Mr Hammond will point out the critical 15
March 6, 2018 9:51 PM May 'long on aspirations' but 'short on workable Brexit solutions'
In a response to the PM's recent speech, the EU accuses her of a setting out a "new model based on double cherry-picking". It also claims she addressed her comments mainly at a "domestic audience, trying to bridge the gaps between the two poles of the debate on Brexit in the UK". In a document drawn up by the Council of the EU General Secretariat, seen by Sky News, the Prime 15
March 5, 2018 7:45 AM Here’s Who Won Big At The Oscars 2018 Last Night
The Oscars 2018 took place just hours ago, held this year in LA’s Dolby Theatre and hosted by talk show host Jimmy Kimmel. Jimmy’s opening monologue set the tone of the night, addressing the #MeToo movement and calling for change, with A-list award-winners then following suit, using their acceptance speeches to call out gender inequality, with Best Actress 12
March 2, 2018 2:51 AM Gary Oldman leads British hopes at 90th Oscars
Gary Oldman leads British hopes for an Oscar on Sunday as the sexual harassment scandal that has rocked Hollywood is likely to dominate the ceremony. The star takes on countrymen Daniel Day-Lewis and Daniel Kaluuya for the best actor prize and is the presumed frontrunner for the gong – having already picked up a Golden Globe, a Bafta and a Screen Actors 60