Vowel play! Standard Life Aberdeen mocked as it drops ‘e’ to be Abrdn

Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) has become the latest firm derided over an ill-judged name change. The asset manager, which invests more than £500billion on behalf of savers, governments and insurers, announced it was to be called Abrdn. For the avoidance of doubt, the firm pointed out that its new moniker would still be pronounced ‘Aberdeen’. … Read more

RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under drops trailer for the Stan Original series

RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under drops outrageous trailer for the Stan Original series… which promises plenty of laughs, shade and drama By J. Peterson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:37 BST, 15 April 2021 | Updated: 00:37 BST, 15 April 2021 RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under is headed to streaming serve Stan on May 1. … Read more

Justin Bieber drops surprise album Freedom on Easter Sunday 2 weeks after releasing album Justice

Justin Bieber drops surprise EP titled Freedom on Easter Sunday… just over two weeks after his latest full length record Justice By Dan Heching For Dailymail.com Published: 02:28 BST, 5 April 2021 | Updated: 02:28 BST, 5 April 2021 Beyoncé started the trend when she surprise released her self-titled smash hit record in December 2013. … Read more

Pupil attendance drops as more self-isolate due to possible contact with Covid-19 case

The proportion of pupils attending schools in England last week dropped as more had to self-isolate, government data suggests. The Department for Education estimates 3.3 per cent of all pupils on roll, up to 264,000, did not attend school for Covid-19-related reasons on March 25, up from 2.5 per cent on March 18. The data … Read more

Judge Judy DROPS $22MIL countersuit in long-running profits battle

Judith Sheindlin has decided not to move ahead with her $22 million countersuit in her long-running profits battle. The 78-year-old also known as Judge Judy told Deadline that she made her decision because her own network would have to be a defendant. ‘I have been in business with CBS for 20 years,’ said the Brooklyn … Read more

EastEnders and Coronation Street ‘see big drops in ratings as more viewers turn to Netflix’

EastEnders and Coronation Street ‘see big drops in ratings as less viewers tune in to soaps and more turn to streaming shows on Netflix’ By Bryony Jewell For Mailonline Published: 21:12 GMT, 26 March 2021 | Updated: 21:12 GMT, 26 March 2021 Hit British soaps including EastEnders and Coronation Street have seen a significant drop in … Read more

Arizona drops all COVID restrictions and opens vaccines to people 16 and up

Arizona is dropping all of its remaining restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19 and opening vaccine eligibility to all residents 16 and older, Governor Doug Ducey said.  ‘In Arizona, we never did a shutdown, so it’s impossible to have a grand reopening,’ he said.  ‘Instead, we are continuing to take reasonable, safe and sensible … Read more

Meghan Markle drops her longtime agent who repped her since Suits

Meghan Markle has parted ways with her ‘dream team’ advisor Nick Collins after he repped her for years, insiders claim. Collins has been Markle’s agent from her years as an actress on Suits, stuck with her even after she vowed to quit show business when she got engaged to Prince Harry in 2017, and helped … Read more

CPI inflation rate drops to 0.4% in February

CPI inflation rate drops to 0.4% in February with clothes and cars getting cheaper after renewed lockdown – easing fears over rising prices Headline CPI rate of inflation fell from 0.7 per cent to 0.4 per cent in February Suprised economists who had been expecting a slight uptick in the annual rate Clothes and second … Read more

KISS frontman Gene Simmons drops $5.8M on hilltop Malibu home with stunning ocean and mountain views

KISS frontman Gene Simmons drops $5.8M on hilltop Malibu home with stunning ocean and mountain views The property situated on 2.45 acres boasts three bedrooms and four bathrooms The upscale property has a swimming pool with in-ground spa Walls of glass showcase panoramic vistas  Simmons has listed his longtime Beverly Hills estate for sale for … Read more