Lives lost at Europe’s borders and Afghan MPs in exile: human rights this fortnight – in pictures

A roundup of the struggle for human rights and freedoms, from Mexico to Manila Continue reading… Source link

Boxing on TV tonight, channels, live streams, start times and fight cards

Boxing fans will have back-to-back bumper cards to sink their teeth into with a British blockbuster between Anthony Yarde and Lyndon Arthur taking place before Devin Haney faces JoJo Diaz in Las Vegas Video Loading Video Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now Anthony Yarde breaks boxing machine record with sonic-boom strike There will … Read more

RNLI vows to continue Channel rescues amid new hate campaign by Britain First

The RNLI has vowed to continue rescuing people “without judgement or preference” as it is bombarded with hateful emails as part of a far-right campaign. The lifeboat charity has been targeted over operations involving migrant boats in the English Channel, which are coordinated by government agencies. The extremist political party Britain First mounted a new … Read more

Wes Ham United vs Arsenal: How can I watch Premier League game on TV in UK today?

While both sides have been the standout teams in London over the past year or so and boast enviable positions in the division, it’d be fair to say performances have stalled of late. Still, a London derby is always an entertaining way to kick off the weekend and with both teams not having much in … Read more

Today’s headlines: Growing tensions as Nphet now need Government permission for media appearances; another Covid Christmas crisis

Here are today’s top stories from across Independent.ie. Alleged leak leads to growing tension between Nphet and Cabinet Ministers have agreed new measures to stop senior health officials appearing in the media without the Government press office’s approval, as fresh tensions have emerged over the latest round of Covid restrictions. Restrictions on home visits, hospitality … Read more

Covid ‘booster programme on steroids’ may take 10 more days to kick off, says NHS chief

The development comes days after Health Secretary Sajid Javid announced that it would be a “booster programme on steroids”, with all adults in England to be vaccinated by the end of January as the cases of Omicron variant spirals up in the country. In a letter to regional health bosses and national vaccine programme leaders, … Read more

Why middle-aged men struggle to open up about cancer – and what happens when they do

One in eight men will be clinically diagnosed with prostate cancer. However, the number increases to one in two as men reach their 70s and 80s. And yet so much of what living with prostate cancer and its treatment is about is rarely discussed. The group is an opportunity for the men to share resources and … Read more