Dalai Lama, 85, is given his first coronavirus jab as he urges others to be brave and get vaccinated

Dalai Lama, 85, is given his first coronavirus jab as he urges others to be brave and get vaccinated The venerated Tibetan spiritual leader received his first dose of Covid-19 jab He was given the Oxford University/AstraZeneca vaccine by doctors on Saturday The Dalai Lama was observed for 30 minutes at Zonal Hospital in Dharamshala By … Read more

Labour’s Jon Ashworth hints he would back nurses STRIKING over pay row

Labour’s Jon Ashworth hints he would back nurses going on STRIKE over ‘insulting’ 1% pay rise as ministers insist Covid economic meltdown means the government cannot afford more Labour’s John Ashworth insisted he supports nurses’ right to strike over pay row Ministers have defended the 1 per cent pay increase proposed for NHS workers Government … Read more

Deliveroo will reward most loyal riders with £10,000 bonus as unions warn gesture is ‘PR stunt’

Deliveroo will reward its most loyal delivery riders with £10,000 bonus as unions warn gesture is ‘PR stunt’ that is ‘no compensation for poverty pay’ Delivery giant announced ‘thank you’ fund to launch with stock market floatation Riders will be eligible for range of payments of £10,000, £1,000, £500 and £200 All who have worked … Read more

Deliveroo will reward most loyal riders with £10,000 bonus as unions warn gesture is ‘PR stunt’

Food delivery giant Deliveroo has announced a £16million ‘thank you’ fund for drivers but union bosses have slammed the move as a ‘PR stunt’. The company says the fund will launch when it offers its £5billion stock market flotation in London in the coming months.  But unions have slammed the fund as a ‘PR stunt’ … Read more

Female soldiers are issued with tampons and sanitary towels

Female soldiers are issued with tampons and sanitary towels for the first time as Armed Forces minister ends ‘ridiculous’ situation where women had to pack their own supplies Armed Forces minister announced that a ‘provisions box’ will be provided  Prior to this, female soldiers were required to pack their own sanitary products   ‘Embarrassingly, hitherto there … Read more

Brexit border checks on goods arriving from the EU could be eased

The government is looking to soften plans for checks on EU food and imports crossing the border into Britain, reports say. Lord Frost is said to be debating whether to bring in ‘lighter touch’ controls from April 1 and relax full customs checks scheduled for July 1. Insiders claim the move has come amid fears tough … Read more

Boris Johnson will get £9m White House-style ‘situation centre’

Boris Johnson will get £9m White House-style ‘situation centre’ to command terror emergencies and military operations £9million ‘Situation Centre’ room being installed in basement of Cabinet Office The state-of-the-art facility will be used to brief Boris Johnson and his ministers Goverment sources said need for a better hub exposed by the coronavirus crisis  By James … Read more

Boris Johnson will get £9m White House-style ‘situation centre’

Boris Johnson will get £9m White House-style ‘situation centre’ to command terror emergencies and military operations £9million ‘Situation Centre’ room being installed in basement of Cabinet Office The state-of-the-art facility will be used to brief Boris Johnson and his ministers Goverment sources said need for a better hub exposed by the coronavirus crisis  By James … Read more

Dolce & Gabbana files $600million lawsuit against Diet Prada bloggers who exposed racist messages

Dolce & Gabbana filed a defamation suit in an Italian court in 2019 seeking more than $600 million in damages from two American fashion bloggers, it has recently been revealed. Bloggers for Diet Prada, a fashion watchdog group, Tony Liu and Lindsey Schuyler exposed racist messages attributed to founder Stefano Gabbana’s Instagram account in 2018. … Read more

Gavin Williamson denies pupils face chaos when schools return TOMORROW

Gavin Wiliamson denied pupils face chaos over mask and testing rules tomorrow as they finally get back to classrooms. The Education Secretary insisted schools have been given clear guidance with the first phase of lockdown easing set to happen. In interviews this morning, Mr Williamson said parents and children are ‘excited’ about getting back to … Read more