How hero Royal Navy doctor saved 1,000 lives on both sides during the Falklands War

The day victim thought I was an angel May 21 1982: Rick Jolly was on board a Wessex helicopter which flew in to help two survivors in the water after HMS Ardent was attacked. Capt Jolly – without an immersion suit – became the winchman, bringing a survivor up to the helicopter’s cabin floor…

Hundreds of mourners salute Royal Navy doctor who saved hundreds of lives in the Falklands War

Surgeon Captain Rick Jolly OBE treated friend and foe alike in his medical station in an old refrigeration compartment, which was famed as “the red and green life machine”.

Army’s most senior officer rejects Donald Trump’s claim that generals pursue war to enrich defense firms saying troops are ONLY sent to fight as ‘a last resort’

Fox correspondent John Roberts, who conducted the Bolton interview, added that he has told him, ‘if [Donald Trump] had said he didn’t want to visit Aisne-Marne because the interred heroes were ‘losers’ and ‘suckers,’ he would have written an entire chapter about it in his book #TheRoomWhereItHappened.’

Cabinet at war over the rule of six: Almost every minister on Boris Johnson’s Covid committee argued against the stringent limit – and even the PM himself was ‘cautious’- but Matt Hancock got his way

Yesterday, business groups warned that the new rule – which takes effect from Monday – would hit profits and could seriously jeopardise the drive to get more people to return to the office. Pub chiefs said the draconian rules could lead to a ‘cooling of confidence’ at a time when many were facing a struggle […]

Former national team coach Alfred Riedl dies at age of 70

Riedl managed the Vietnamese team three times in 1998-2000, 2003-2004 and 2005-2007. He was one of the most successful foreign coaches in the pre-2008 period, helping Việt Nam reach the final of several regional tournaments such as the AFF Cup and SEA Games.

Famed writer passes away aged 91

The senior writer also penned many children’s works. In 1963, he published the renowned story Văn Ngan Tướng Công (Văn Ngan the Duck General) that was translated into Russian by Soviet writer Marian Tkachov and published in the former Soviet Union.

Star Wars Episode IX to feature previously unseen footage of the late Carrie Fisher

Carrie, who played Princess Leia, died suddenly in December 2016 at age 60 after suffering a heart attack just as she was enjoying a career revival with the re-invigorated Star Wars movie franchise that reunited her with original cast members Mark and Harrison Ford in the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

How to watch the Star Wars movies in order … the perfect order, that is

The New Order Narratively and tonally, it makes sense to add Episode VII – The Force Awakens, Episode VIII- The Last Jedi, and Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker after Return of the Jedi. Not only does Return of the Jedi merge Luke and Anakin’s stories, but it also features the darkest portrayal of Luke […]

Robert De Niro Comedy ‘The War With Grandpa’ Eyes October Wide Release Via 101 Studios – Update

The War With Grandpa follows Peter (Oakes Fegley) and his Grandpa Jack (Robert De Niro). The two used to be very close but when Grandpa Jack moves in with the family, Peter is forced to give up his most prized possession: his bedroom. Peter will stop at nothing to get his room back, scheming with […]

Czech Oscar-Winning Director Jiri Menzel Dies at Age 82

Menzel made some 20 movies and was one of the leading filmmakers of the new wave of Czechoslovak cinema that appeared in the 1960s. His movies represented a radical departure from socialist realism, a typical communist-era genre focusing on realistically depicting the struggles of the working class.