Category : UK NEWS

UK NEWS / England - 9 hours ago

PM says Mail's Legs-it headline 'a bit of fun'

The Prime Minister has dismissed the sexism row over the Daily Mail's "Legs-it" headline saying it's "just a bit of fun". The paper sparked an angry backlash after reducing talks between Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon to a battle of the legs with a...

UK NEWS / England - 10 hours ago

Westminster killer's wife 'saddened and shocked'

The wife of Westminster attacker Khalid Masood has said she is "saddened and shocked" by his actions. Rohey Hydara condemned her husband's killing spree after his mother Janet Ajao said she had "shed many tears" for her son's victims. In a statement...

UK NEWS / England - 10 hours ago

Tesco to take £235m hit over profits scandal

Tesco is to take a £235m hit after it agreed separate deals to pay a fine and compensation to shareholders over the 2014 profits scandal. The country's largest supermarket chain said its subsidiary - Tesco Stores - had reached a Deferred Prosecution...

UK NEWS / England - 12 hours ago

Plans to cut prescriptions for 'low-value' items

Gluten-free foods, travel vaccinations and omega-3 supplements may no longer be available on prescription under major NHS cost-cutting plans. NHS England is developing new guidelines to stop GPs from prescribing medicines which can be purchased over...

UK NEWS / England - 14 hours ago

Half of young mums skip meals for their kids

Around 50% of young mothers go without meals in order to make sure their children have enough, a study has found. The Young Women's Trust survey found more than a quarter had to use a food bank to provide for their young ones. The organisation polle...

UK NEWS / England - 14 hours ago

Goodbye? Adele says she may never tour again

She may have sold tens of millions of albums and filled arenas around the world, but Adele says she may never tour again. The British singer told fans at a concert in Auckland that she was not good at touring - and even admitted she feels "vulnerabl...