Warning over Brexit impact on sport horse industry

Transporting horses abroad has become more expensive due to Brexit and could impact on animal comfort and welfare, a leading breeder has warned. Wicklow-based Ronan Rothwell breeds about 20 top showjumping horses a year. Around 70% will end up being sold to the UK and the rest to Europe. He encountered problems recently with two … Read more

Salo Muller, A stasera e fai il bravo – Libri – Un libro al giorno

SALO MULLER, A STASERA E FAI IL BRAVO (Il Sole 24ORE, pp.256, in edicola dal 16 gennaio a 12.90 Euro, in libreria dal 21 gennaio a 14.90 Euro). Ricorda ancora il motivetto di un’opera che il papà Louis fischiettava ogni giorno rincasando dal lavoro ma soprattutto quel bacio, l’ultimo, che la sua mamma Lena gli … Read more

meet the confirmed celebrity contestants of the new series

Despite rumours that Dancing on Ice 2021 could be postponed following another national lockdown, ITV is going ahead with the pairs training together in isolation.  Now in its 13th series, the celebrity skateathon is set to test the nerve of a new cast of famous faces as they skid, pirouette and crash-land onto our screens … Read more

Damaged Roads, Lack of Gear Hinder Indonesia Quake Rescue | World News

By NINIEK KARMINI and YUSUF WAHIL, Associated Press MAMUJU, Indonesia (AP) — Damaged roads and bridges, power blackouts and lack of heavy equipment on Saturday hampered rescuers after a strong earthquake left at least 46 people dead and hundreds injured on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island. Operations were focused on about eight locations in the hardest-hit city … Read more

Gary Heidnik’s attorney talks ‘insane’ house of horrors killer in doc: ‘There was a method to his madness’

EXCLUSIVE: Chuck Peruto was just starting off his career as an attorney in 1987 when he chose to defend Philadelphia’s most notorious murderer. The case of Gary Heidnik and his house of horrors is being explored in a new true-crime documentary airing on Oxygen titled “Monster Preacher.” It features interviews with investigators associated with the … Read more

Australian Open is thrown into chaos as 23 players fly to Melbourne with Covid case on board

Australian Open is thrown into chaos as 23 players travel on a charter flight to Melbourne with an infected passenger on board By Daily Mail Australia Reporter Published: 09:43 GMT, 16 January 2021 | Updated: 10:00 GMT, 16 January 2021 The Australian Open has been thrown into further chaos after 23 players touched down in … Read more

Frank Stallone recalls filming ‘Rocky’ with brother Sylvester, impressing Frank Sinatra in doc

EXCLUSIVE: Frank Stallone doesn’t want to be known as Rocky’s little brother — but make no mistake, he’s proud of his family’s legacy. The younger brother of Sylvester Stallone is the subject of a new documentary titled “Stallone: Frank, That Is,” which details his decades-long career as a singer and actor. It features interviews with … Read more

UAE reports 3,432 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

A boy wearing mask walks through a street in downtown Dubai, near Burj Khalifa. [Illustrative purposes only]Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News Abu Dhabi: The UAE has reported 3,432 new coronavirus cases, the highest single-day toll so far, bringing the total number of infections to 249,808, the Ministry of Health and Prevention announced on Saturday … Read more

Rebel Tech is making a comeback

Rebel Tech is planning to relaunch in 2021, founder and managing director Rune Ravnsborg has confirmed to MyBroadband. The aim is to launch before the end of January, Ravnsborg said. As before, Rebel Tech will specialise in the sale of computer equipment with a particular focus on the gaming market. The company also aims to … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon told to step down as SNP ordered to ditch ‘ridiculous’ plot to rejoin EU | Politics | News

New Reform UK Scotland leader Michelle Ballantyne told the Scottish First Minister to resign if she didn’t change the SNP’s policy direction on the bloc. The former Conservative MSP, who previously hoped to be Scottish Tory leader, was revealed as the leader of the new Scottish party this week, backed by Brexiteer Nigel Farage.   It … Read more

Many shops have implemented TraceTogether-only entry “ahead of schedule”

– Advertisement – Singapore — Many retailers have made an early start and require TraceTogether-only check-ins, sometimes not allowing people into their premises, according to a report in  straitstimes.com (ST) on Friday (Jan 15). The authorities, however, have told them that the people are not yet required to use only the TraceTogether app or token … Read more

Brisbane hotel guests released from quarantine amid ‘promising’ signs COVID-19 outbreak is under control

At least 30 guests evacuated from Brisbane’s Hotel Grand Chancellor will spend their first night out of hotel quarantine as authorities grow confident they’ve quashed the outbreak. No new cases have been detected since 129 guests were evacuated mid-week from the hotel when six people linked to the quarantine facility tested positive for a highly … Read more

Harry’s ‘heartbreak’ over Megxit: Duke is distraught over royal rift, ITV friend Tom Bradby says 

Prince Harry is ‘heartbroken’ over his rift with the Royal Family, a close friend has claimed. Tom Bradby said the past year had been ‘painful’ and there were still ‘a lot of hurt feelings on all sides’. But the ITV news anchor insisted Harry and Meghan were ‘pretty happy’ with their new life pursuing lucrative careers … Read more

Bollywood star Richa Chadha draws criticism over ‘Madam Chief Minister’, tenders apology

Richa Chadha in Madam Chief MinisterImage Credit: Twitter.com/RichaChadha Bollywood actress Richa Chadha is apologetic for fueling a caste-based stereotype through her new film, ‘Madam Chief Minister’. The actress, who plays an upcoming politician in the film, drew sharp criticism after the poster didn’t go down too well with several people who called out the actress … Read more

Every adult in UK ‘on track to get Covid jab by July’, secret government data suggests

Every single British adult could have a Covid vaccine as early as July as the UK’s race for immunisation picks up speed, secret Government data suggests. The Scottish Government came under fire earlier this week for publishing the closely guarded stats about the vaccine rollout on its website. The figures were deleted from the page … Read more

Ex Ratings Agency Boss Partho Dasgupta Hospitalised In Mumbai, On Oxygen Support: Report

Partho Dasgupta was arrested in the alleged TRP rigging scam by the Mumbai Police last month Mumbai: Former CEO of ratings agency BARC, Partho Dasgupta, who was arrested in the alleged fake Television Ratings Point (TRP) case, has been admitted to the state-run JJ hospital in Mumbai, an official said today. Mr Dasgupta, who suffers … Read more

China Says Latest COVID-19 Outbreak Caused By Imported Cases

Medical workers speak with a man before he receives a dose of a COVID-19. Shanghai: China’s recent COVID-19 outbreaks in the northeast have come from travelers entering the country or contaminated frozen food imports, the National Health Commission (NHC) said on Saturday. NHC Minister Ma Xiaowei made the comments at a government meeting, where he … Read more

Snow hits London as Met office issues AMBER weather warning for the South East

Londoners woke up to a layer of the white stuff this morning as the Met office issued an amber weather warning for the south east with up to four inches set to fall.  Drivers warned of ‘horrendous’ conditions on Britain’s roads as the wintry weather hit the Home Counties and some villages are at risk of … Read more

Britain, dubbed ‘plague island’, wants tourists to return

(CNN) — When the UK Prime Minister addressed the nation on December 20, the news was bad enough: Christmas was canceled. Boris Johnson plunged the country into harsh new restrictions, blaming a new variant of the disease that had been spreading in London and the southeast of England since September. But suddenly, things got even … Read more

Fujairah’s ITF tennis event has UAE athletes in mind

Viktorija Golubic is the highest-ranked player in FujairahImage Credit: Viktorija Golubic Instagram Dubai: Tournament Director Khalid Al Ali is confident that this week’s Fujairah International Women Tennis Open will unearth local tennis talent in the near future. The inaugural edition of the competition — part of the 2021 ITF Women’s World Tennis Tour — will … Read more

Living with cerebral palsy, finding freedom…

Toni Mould at the World Championships in Emmen, Netherlands. Image courtesy of Toni Mould Toni Mould is a 37-year-old para-cyclist who has carried the South African flag for more than seven years. She shares her experience as a national athlete with cerebral palsy and how sport has changed her life. Toni Mould discovered paracycling ‘quite … Read more

UAE is one of the safest and most secure countries in the world: says Sheikh Mohammed

Sheikh Mohammed, Sheikh Hamdan and Sheikh Maktoum during their visit to the State Security Department’s headquarters in Dubai on Saturday.Image Credit: Twitter/DMO Dubai: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the world’s safest and most secure countries, said His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler … Read more

Dustin Higgs heads to the death chamber in the 13th and final federal execution of Trump’s term

Dustin John Higgs, 48, is due to be executed by lethal injection on Friday The federal execution of convicted murderer Dustin John Higgs has been carried out, marking the final death sentence to be completed by the Department of Justice under President Donald Trump. Higgs, 48, was pronounced dead at 1.23am on Saturday after receiving … Read more

The week in pictures

Members of the National Guard rest in a hallway of the U.S. Capitol building underneath a bust of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. The U.S. House prepared to vote on a history-making second impeachment of Donald Trump as lawmakers seethed over his role inciting last week’s … Read more

Kim Kardashian gives off ‘wifey’ vibes as she promotes her KKW Fragrance restock amid Kanye West ‘divorce’

Kim Kardashian gave off ‘wifey’ vibes to promote her KKW Fragrance restock amid her ‘divorce’ from Kanye West. The mom-of-four looked mellow in yellow as she lounged on the floor to pose for picture on her Instagram stories. 7 Kim Kardashian gave off ‘wifey’ vibes to promote her fragrance rangeCredit: InstagramResting her legs on top … Read more

Adar Poonawalla Takes Vaccine Jab To Endorse Covishield’s Safety. Watch

Mumbai: Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla was administered the first dose of the Covishield coronavirus vaccine on Saturday afternoon, hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched India’s nationwide vaccination drive. Mr Poonawalla, whose company is manufacturing the vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University – posted a video on Twitter, in which he is sitting … Read more

Grandma’s heartbreak after boy takes own life days after 12th birthday

The family of Ethan Bourne has been left with ‘so many questions’ (Picture: BPM)A grandmother has shared her heartbreak after her grandson took his own life just days after his 12th birthday. Samantha Legonidet, 47, says the family of Ethan Bourne have been left with ‘so many questions’ after the seemingly happy, Arsenal-mad youngster was … Read more

World’s Largest Vaccination Drive In Numbers

India COVID Vaccination, Across Inda, over 1.5 lakh staff have been trained. New Delhi: Nearly a year after India reported its first case of coronavirus from Kerala, the “start of the end of the pandemic”, as Health Minister Harsh Vardhan described it on Friday, began this morning with Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching the nationwide … Read more

Raj Kundra Shares A Video Of Daughter Samisha In Her “New Vehicle” Because…

Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra with their kids. (Courtesy AFP) Highlights Raj Kundra shared a video of Samisha She can be seen playing in her toy car Raj Kundra’s caption stole the show on the Internet New Delhi: Raj Kundra, days after criticising a report claiming that he bought his son Viaan an actual Lamborghini, … Read more

Heavy snow hits London as Met Office warns of chilly -7C temperatures and severe flooding

Some Londoners have woken up to snow this morning, as the Met Office warns of a weekend of wild weather. The hilly village of Hampstead, in north London, got a rare heavy dumping overnight that had locals breaking out their umbrellas this morning. The Hertfordshire towns and villages of Radlett, Bushey, Watford, B​orehamwood, and Elstree … Read more

Insider attack: A dozen Afghan militiamen killed by colleagues | Conflict News

The bloodshed comes as the Taliban and government negotiators engage in peace talks to end the nearly two-decade war. Two members of an Afghan militia opened fire on their colleagues in western Herat province, killing 12 in what police described as an “insider attack”. Herat police spokesman Abdul Ahad Walizada said on Saturday the attackers … Read more