Portuguese fury at being left off quarantine-free ‘air bridge’ list as ministers DELAY announcement

Portugal has reacted with fury after apparently being left off a list of countries that will be able to form quarantine-free air bridges with the UK. Tourism is the largest sector of the Atlantic nation’s economy and many areas including Lisbon, Porto and the Algarve are popular with UK holidaymakers. But it is understood that … Read more Portuguese fury at being left off quarantine-free ‘air bridge’ list as ministers DELAY announcement

Fury as UK still only recognises THREE Covid-19 symptoms

The UK has today been accused of playing catch up with the rest of the world when it comes to spotting Covid-19 after the US added three new symptoms to its official coronavirus list. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revised its website to include diarrhoea, nausea and a runny or blocked nose, … Read more Fury as UK still only recognises THREE Covid-19 symptoms

Police chiefs warn pubs will be ‘apocalyptic’ on July 4 amid fury over Saturday bar reopening

Police chiefs have warned that a ‘pressure cooker is building up’ which could erupt into an orgy of violence this summer as lockdown ends. Forces have begun cancelling leave and bolstering public order units in anticipation of widespread drunken disorder on so-called Super Saturday when lockdown is officially lifted on July 4. Privately, many police … Read more Police chiefs warn pubs will be ‘apocalyptic’ on July 4 amid fury over Saturday bar reopening

Pakistan PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces

Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces The Prime Minister, 67, made the comment during a parliamentary session  Former Al-Qaeda leader bin Laden was shot dead by the US Navy SEALS in 2011 Martyrs are greatly respected in Islam, and Kahn’s comment sparked backlash  Pakistan … Read more Pakistan PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces

Fury as academic defends pulling down statues on Radio 4

Fury as academic defends pulling down statues on Radio 4 and tells the station that actions by Black Lives Matter protesters could be seen as an ‘energising source of hope’ An academic defended toppling statues on BBC Radio 4’s Thought for the Day  Professor Tina Beattie’s comments provoked anger among some listeners  Beattie claimed the … Read more Fury as academic defends pulling down statues on Radio 4