California declares state of emergency after new cases linked to cruise ship

China reported a rise in new confirmed cases of coronavirus this morning, reversing three straight days of declines, because of a spike in new infections in Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak. China had 139 new confirmed cases yesterday, the country’s National Health Commission said on Thursday, bringing the total accumulated number of cases to […]

Tamara Ecclestone has £50m worth of jewellery stolen in burglary at London home

Burglars stole £50 million worth of jewellery from the London home of Tamara Ecclestone, the heiress and socialite, on Friday, it has been claimed. Thieves evaded detection from the 24-hour security at Ms Ecclestone’s £70 million mansion on a street dubbed “billionaire’s row” in Kensington, West London. Tamara is the daughter of billionaire Formula 1 […]

General election 2019 live: Exit poll predicts huge Tory majority

James Rothwell reports in from Belfast writes: The DUP’s grip on the Brexit process appears to be over in the wake of tonight’s exit poll, which suggests the Tories are on course for a huge majority. For the past three years the DUP, which is implacably opposed to Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, has wielded significant […]