John Hume: A lesser-known life of fish, finance and football

John Hume: A life remembered In their words: Former presidents and current prime ministers pay tribute to Mr Hume’s illustrious career Inspiring a generation: Young people explain what John Hume meant to them In pictures: The career of one Northern Ireland’s foremost political leaders Analysis: The man who was able to unpick the lock of […]

John Hume: Funeral of former SDLP leader to be held in Derry

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Beyoncé’s mum Tina Knowles gives rare insight into star’s childhood in powerful message

Tina continued: “They were purchased by the few Members of the church every Sunday. Boy has St. Johns come a long way! My kids learned about serving others as kids partly because of St Johns. It is still a wonderful place of worship. Services are online and YouTube on TV every Sunday.” Fans were quick […]

Poundland to open 150 more Pep&Co branches inside stores over the next 12 months

POUNDLAND CATWALK We road test new uber-cheap clobber as Poundland rolls-out its own clothing range – but there’s a twist The storm was sparked when Poundland posted a picture of the elf standing over a female doll and asking: “How do you like your tea? One lump or two?”

Which? names Richer Sounds and Toolstation as UK’s best-rated shops

Toolstation marketing director John Meaden said it had two types of customers – tradesmen and “wannabe” tradesmen. “We appeal to savvy householders who are capable enough to do a job themselves and want to buy same products as a tradesman,” he said. “They can walk in and buy a toilet and basin for under £100 […]

Sifting Beirut’s rubble for bodies: Over 100 people are killed and thousands hurt after ‘welder’ sparks warehouse fire that ignited 2,700 tons of highly explosive chemicals ‘seized from a ship’ causing 3 kiloton blast – a fifth the size of Hiroshima bomb

Rami Rifai, a 38-year-old engineer,from a hospital where his two daughters were receiving treatment after sustaining cuts despite being half a kilometre from the seat of the blast said: ’We’ve had some dark days in Lebanon over the years but this is something else.

Ammonium nitrate stored in a warehouse linked to catastrophic Beirut explosion

Open lots turned into makeshift field hospitals as people pulled themselves and their loved ones out of the rubble of their homes. Some had broken limbs, others had been showered with shards of glass. Some patients were unconscious. One of Beirut’s major hospitals, Hotel Dieu, received around 400 injured patients, an employee told CNN.

‘Humour Is Dead’: BBC Memory-Holes Fawlty Towers ‘Don’t Mention The War!’ Episode

Condemning the New Puritans, he continued: “Fawlty Towers has given a large number of people a great deal of happiness, why would you want to stop that… It reminds me of the definition of a Scottish Presbyterian as someone who has a nasty, sneaking feeling that someone, somewhere, is having a good time.”

Beirut explosion: ‘Casualties everywhere’ – Hospitals struggle to cope as bloodied people walk streets

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Kate Garraway says doctors caring for her husband Derek Draper claimed the ‘contraceptive pill could help to protect MEN from COVID-19’

The machines work by blowing air into the lungs through a tube inserted directly down the throat and into the airways. The pressure of the air being forced into the lungs can tear and split the delicate tissue inside the lungs and leave them permanently damaged. This is a trade-off: the machines are usually a […]