Parties pledge final election promises as polling day looms – Channel 4 News

For some, it’s the stuff of nightmares but for one political leader this Friday the 13th could be a dream come true. And with just three days of campaigning left until the polls open, the parties are all making their final pledges and promises. The Conservatives say they’ll bring in a points-based immigration system, while […]

State pension: Britons furious at McDonnell’s WASPI spending ‘Don’t believe a word’ | Politics | News

WASPI want to be reimbursed for the thousands of pounds they have missed out on after paying into the system for several years. The Labour Party, should the party come into power following Thursday’s general election, has pledged to compensate the almost 3.8million women to the eye-watering tune of £58billion. But it remains unclear how […]

Ding Junhui claims UK Championship title after stunning win over Stephen Maguire

Ding Junhui has won a third UK Championship in some style (Picture: Getty Images) Ding Junhui has won the UK Championship for a third time after a superb 10-6 win over Stephen Maguire in Sunday’s final. The Chinese star was in fine form over the match we he controlled throughout after racing into a 4-0 […]

‘Trump changed everything’: Big cities break hard left in Dem primary

But not all of the shift can be explained by newly elected Democrats. Michael Gianaris, the New York Senate deputy majority leader who represents western Queens, raised eyebrows in local political circles when he backed Sanders this year after endorsing Clinton in 2016. “The election of Donald Trump changed everything for a lot of us,” […]

Ellie Goulding, Lil Yachty and more pay tribute after Juice Wrld’s sudden death

Ellie Goulding, Lil Yachty and more expressed their shock after the sudden death of Chicago-born rapper Juice WRLD on Sunday at age 21. “I can’t believe it… you were such a sweet soul,” Goulding tweeted Sunday about the up-and-coming artist, whom she collaborated with on hit “Hate Me.” She continued saying, “I’ll always remember meeting […]

Russia to avoid blanket ban on world sport, including Euro 2020, with doubts raised over credibility of Wada’s sanctions

“Wada must get tougher and impose the full restriction on Russian athlete participation in the Olympics that the rules allow. Only such a resolute response has a chance of getting Russia’s attention, changing behaviour, and protecting today’s clean athletes who will compete in Tokyo, as well as future generations of athletes in Russia who deserve […]

North Korea says it carried out ‘very important test’ at missile-engine site

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Sunday that it had conducted a “very important test” at its missile-engine test and satellite-launch site, another sign of the country’s escalating pressure on the United States to make further concessions before a Dec. 31 deadline set by its leader, Kim Jong Un. The test was carried out […]

Christmas secret behind Megan McKenna’s version of It Must Have Been Love

Megan McKenna won The X Factor: Celebrity (Tom Dymond/Syco/Fremantle ) Christmas secret behind Megan McKenna’s version of It Must Have Been Love The writer behind Roxette’s It Must Have Been Love has revealed the song was originally intended to be a festive tune. Email The writer behind Roxette’s It Must Have Been […]