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E-cigarette ‘smoke’ gave nearly one in four mice lung cancer

Vaping can cause cancer, at least in animals, according to a new study.  Although it was initially billed as a safer alternative to smoking – which causes 160,000 cancer deaths a year in the US – vaping gave nearly a quarter of mice exposed to e-cigarette vapor for a year lung cancer.  E-cigarettes first hit […]

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Why no one deserves to die like Mum and Dad: Woman is to deliver Mail’s social care petition

Jill Medlock, 59, said her parents endured a terrible, undignified decline in separate care homes The late Peter Banbridge was driven, intelligent, resourceful and not the sort to rely on others. He put a loveless childhood and poor education behind him and went on to take a heroic part in the D-Day landings. He studied maths […]

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Eddie Redmayne looks besotted as he walks red carpet with wife Hannah Bagshawe in London

They’re one of Hollywood’s strongest couples after tying the knot in 2014 and becoming proud parents to their two children. And Eddie Redmayne and his wife Hannah Bagshawe looked every inch the happy couple as they attended The Aeronauts premiere in London on Monday.  The Oscar-winner, 37, and his PR executive love, 35, oozed elegance as […]

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Jeremy Kyle could be forced to give evidence at inquest of guest Steve Dymond

Jeremy Kyle could be forced to give evidence at the inquest of a man who is believed to have taken his own life after appearing on the TV star’s hit show. Construction worker Steve Dymond, 63, died around a week after taking a love-cheat lie-detector test on the daytime ITV show, which has since been […]

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Russian President, Putin celebrates 67th birthday gathering mushrooms

Russian President Vladimir Putin is renowned for posing for high-octane photo opportunities like tiger-tracking or deepwater diving. Russian President Vladimir Putin But in images released to celebrate his birthday on Monday, the long-term leader was seen enjoying some of Russia’s more peaceful wildlife. Putin, who has turned 67, spent a mini-break in mountains above the […]

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The plea to diplomat’s wife after fatal crash from the mother of teen who was killed

A grieving mother yesterday begged an American diplomat’s wife to face justice over a crash that killed her son. Charlotte Charles said Anne Sacoolas must answer questions over the death of Harry, 19. The 42-year-old mother of three has returned to the US where she is hiding behind diplomatic immunity. ‘All we need to do […]

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Healthcare boss, 42, ‘defecated on rug of property tycoon whose wife left him for Cesc Fabregas’ 

Jefferson Brito (pictured outside Westminster Magistrates’ Court) allegedly barged his way into Elie Taktouk’s plush Belgravia home A healthcare boss caused £42,000 worth of damage to a property tycoon’s flat by defecating on a rug and slashing oil paintings with a butter knife, a court heard. Jefferson Brito, 32, allegedly barged his way into Elie […]

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New library built with no wheelchair accessibility

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A brand new public library in Queens that cost more than $40 million to build is already being criticized for a major design flaw. The Hunters Point Library opened just two weeks ago after construction lasted nearly a decade. MORE: After A Decade Of Waiting, Hunters Point Library Opens With Stunning Views […]

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Firefighters rescue kitten trapped under SUV’s hood

CORAL SPRINGS (CBSMiami) – Firefighters in Coral Springs gave a whole new meaning to an engine that “purrs!” A Coral Springs firefighter carrying the rescued kitten. (Source: Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department) The firefighters were forced to disassemble the entire engine compartment on a SUV to reach a kitten trapped inside. Incredibly, the cat wasn’t hurt, […]

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Trump on Hong Kong protesters: We just want to see a humane solution’

Donald Trump said Monday that he’d like to see a ‘humane solution’ to demonstrations in Hong Kong. The U.S. president said at trade agreement signing that China should respond ‘in a peaceful way’ to ongoing protests in the province. ‘Well, we’d like to see a very humane solution to that. I hope that’s going to […]

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Helena Bonham Carter claims her uncle seduced Princess Margaret, but is it true, asks RICHARD KAY 

For decades it has been a moment unmatched in royal romantic history. When Princess Margaret brushed an imaginary piece of fluff from the impeccable uniform of Group Captain Peter Townsend as they waited for the Queen’s Coronation service to begin, it was as good as a public declaration of her feelings for the decorated Battle […]

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Sanwo-Olu honours hero DPO who saved robbery victim

An act of kindness rendered to a robbery victim by SP Celestina Kalu,  Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Ogudu Police Station in Lagos was on Monday rewarded by the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who personally invited the kind-hearted police officer to the State House for  honor and recognition. Hero cop, SP Celestina Kalu […]

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World Habitat Day: Obaseki advocates innovative solutions to waste mgt

The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has stated that the menacing threat of climate change across the globe, which has resulted in the rise of sea levels and flooding across cities, calls for a more pragmatic approach to tackling challenges in the environment sector. He said the state government is ready to work with […]

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Boris Johnson slams Extinction Rebellion’s ‘nose-ringed crusties in hemp-smelling bivouacs’

Eco-activists who left London in chaos today were branded ‘crusties’ and ‘importunate nose-ringed climate change protesters’ by Boris Johnson. The Prime Minister told Extinction Rebellion demonstrators to ‘stop blocking the traffic’ as the city centre ground to a halt despite a massive police presence. Officers arrested 276 protesters who closed bridges and major roads on […]

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Ambition of detractors to destabilize Nigeria effectively being frustrated – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the government has effectively frustrated the ambition of detractors to destabilize the country. President Buhari made the remarks in a message to the commissioning of 111 cadets into the Nigerian Air Force as Pilot Officers, held at the NAF Base in Kaduna. Thee President was represented by Chief of […]

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Court remands six teachers arrested in Kaduna Islamic school in Prison 

By Ben Agande Six teachers arrested when the police raided the  Ahmad Bn Hambal ‎Islamiyya school two weeks ago have been remanded in prison by a Kaduna Magistrate Court pending their proper arraignment. The six teachers were arraigned before the Chief Magistrate court 16, Musa Lawal Mohammed brought by police late Monday evening and they were […]

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Sex for grade: Foursquare did what COZA should have done, Nigerians react

As more cloud continues to gather around University of Lagos (UNILAG) lecturer, who is (or was) a pastor with Foursquare Gospel Church, Dr Boniface Igbeneghu, Nigerians have dragged the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) along in the sex for grade mud, saying they should take a cue from Foursquare. Busola Dakolo and Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo […]

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Former Conservative MP Heidi Allen joins the Liberal Democrats 

Former Conservative MP Heidi Allen has joined the Liberal Democrats, the party has said. The South Cambridgeshire MP, who has been sitting as an independent since quitting the Change UK group in June, takes the Lib Dem tally in the Commons to 19. Her move follows the recent arrivals of ex-Tories Sarah Wollaston, Sam Gyimah […]

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Turkey ‘denies launching airstrikes’ on Syrian border crossing

Footage today emerged showing ‘explosions on the Turkish-Syrian border’ just hours after Trump stepped aside to allow an invasion, leaving the UN ‘preparing for the worst’ and warning against a ‘Srebrenica-style’ killing of the Kurds.  Donald Trump’s sudden decision to withdraw from northern Syria, effectively washing his hands of the troubled region, left United Nations […]

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New NHS mental health website CRASHES after royal advert

An NHS mental health website crashed in the minutes after the royal family’s ‘Fab Four’ appeared in a TV advert to promote the government campaign tonight.   Harry, Meghan, William and Kate joined forces to promote the Every Mind Matters website, an NHS resource offering personalised advice for people struggling with stress, depression or poor sleep.  […]

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What possessed ULRIKA JONSSON to go on her first ever blind date on TV?

Seated on a bar stool, waiting for my blind date to join me before we headed to our dinner table, my stomach churned with nervous anticipation. If it hadn’t been for the stiff drink in my hand, and the kind hotel bartender who kept me talking, I think I’d have bolted. This was my first […]

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Is the pill past its sell-by date? The once-a-day pill may become obsolete after almost 60 years 

Why, almost six decades since the Pill became available on the NHS in 1961, do so many women still struggle to find contraception that suits them? With more than three million prescriptions for it annually in the UK, the Pill is still the most-prescribed form of birth control. Yet there are growing concerns that GPs […]

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South Norwood attack: Teenager hit with 'corrosive substance' in London street fight

A teenager was hit with a “corrosive substance” after street fight erupted in south London, police said Scotland Yard said officers were called to reports of people fighting with weapons in South Norwood High Street on Monday afternoon.  The 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service and his injuries are not thought to […]

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Teenager hit with 'corrosive substance' in south London street fight

A teenager was hit with a “corrosive substance” after street fight erupted in south London, police said Scotland Yard said officers were called to reports of people fighting with weapons in South Norwood High Street on Monday afternoon.  The 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service and his injuries are not thought to […]

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Give young start-ups opportunity to grow- Clever Lines CEO appeals to firms

The Founder of Clever Lines Stephen Asiedu The Founder of Clever Lines, Stephen Asiedu is appealing to established companies to give start-ups the opportunity to grow by periodically giving them jobs to test their strength and their ability to deliver. He explained that when established companies only focus on giving jobs to bigger companies, they […]

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GFA presidential candidate George Afriyie launches manifesto

READ MORE: 5 Ghanaian players who have received major FIFA recognition Below are some of the key things he highlighted on in his manifesto titled restoration, reformation and revival: 1. Colts football will cease to be under the RFAs. Will champion the formation of a National Colts League and work with GES to get the […]

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Law students pelted officers with stones – Police

There was chaos when the students clashed with the Police The Police Service has explained they used water cannon and other forms of force on the demonstrating law students in order to disperse them after they started pelting officers with stones. In a statement, the police said the law students also prevented deputy attorney general […]

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