News archive from 8 October 2015, page 7

Second Yemen wedding bombed as UN says Houthi rebels accept ceasefire

Two airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition killed at least 15 civilians and wounded 25 others in Yemen on Wednesday, witnesses and independent security officials said, as the UN announced Houthi rebels had accepted a resolution to stop fighting. With...

 

Victorian bushfires: Daniel Andrews promises compensation for lost homes

Victorians who lost homes and property as the result of a planned burn that went out of control will get compensation. An “angry” premier Daniel Andrews said an independent review would get to the bottom of how the planned burn was allowed to turn...

 
Syria crisis: Nato to discuss Russia air campaign

Syria crisis: Nato to discuss Russia air campaign

Image copyright AP Russia's growing military involvement in the Syria conflict is expected to be high on the agenda as Nato defence ministers meet in Brussels. It comes after Nato member Turkey complained that Russian jets had repeatedly violated its...

BBC, 02:04 in World News
 
'I'd rather slash my wrists!' Daniel Craig says he can't imagine playing James Bond again... but if he does it will only be for the money

'I'd rather slash my wrists!' Daniel Craig says he can't imagine playing James Bond again... but if he does...

Daniel Craig has joked that he'd rather slit his wrists than reprise his role as James Bond for a fifth movie. 'I’d rather break this glass and slash my wrists,' he said during an interview with London's Time Out magazine. 'We’re done. All I want to...

 
She's NOT ready for her close-up: Kendall Jenner keeps an unusually low profile as she arrives at Heathrow following PFW

She's NOT ready for her close-up: Kendall Jenner keeps an unusually low profile as she arrives at Heathrow...

She's one of the most photographed models in the business, but Kendall Jenner kept a low profile as she arrived at London's Heathrow airport on Wednesday.  The 19-year-old hid behind a pair of dark sunglasses as she made her way through the terminal...

 
Taylor Swift shows off her toned frame in semi-sheer bralet and tiny hot pants... as she discusses anxieties, Kanye West and THAT Nicki Minaj feud

Taylor Swift shows off her toned frame in semi-sheer bralet and tiny hot pants... as she discusses...

Thanks to her amazing vocals and talented song-writing skills, she has become one of the world’s most powerful women. And as she continues her meteoric rise to fame, Taylor Swift decided to cement her style star status once again with flawless new...

 
'You greasy f***ing p****': Lewis Bloor turns on TOWIE newbie Michael Hassini after he tries it on with Nicole Bass... and he's spurned by Chloe Lewis too! 

'You greasy f***ing p****': Lewis Bloor turns on TOWIE newbie Michael Hassini after he tries it on with...

He made his intentions quite clear about Chloe Lewis in the series premiere on Sunday. But in Wednesday night's instalment of TOWIE, the show's latest Casanova, Michael Hassini, decided to also try it on with Nicole Bass - Lewis Bloor's former flame....

 
James McAvoy goes gooey-eyed for gorgeous Suffragette star wife Anne-Marie Duff as he sweetly supports her at premiere

James McAvoy goes gooey-eyed for gorgeous Suffragette star wife Anne-Marie Duff as he sweetly supports her...

It's a historical film paying tribute to the power of women, in which she is one of the stars. And Suffragette star Anne-Marie Duff certainly seemed to have made an impact on actor James McAvoy on Wednesday night, since he appeared utterly spell-bound...

 
De-radicalisation programme referrals on rise

De-radicalisation programme referrals on rise

Image copyright AFP Eight people a day were referred to the government's de-radicalisation scheme known as "Channel" this summer. Between June and August, 796 people in England and Wales were reported to the programme for possible...

BBC, 02:07 in Regional
 
Journalist guilty of helping Anonymous deface Los Angeles Times

Journalist guilty of helping Anonymous deface Los Angeles Times

Image copyright Reuters An American journalist has been found guilty of helping hacktivist group Anonymous deface the website of the Los Angeles Times. Prosecutors said Matthew Keys, 28, provided the hackers a password to access systems belonging to...

BBC, 02:08 in World News
 

Film review: The Walk - Robert Zemeckis film is high-wire thriller

Robert Zemeckis's The Walk is a high wire thrill fest - and not even Joseph Gordon-Levitt's bizarre French accent can trip this stomach churning drama up, writes Damon Smith Directors frequently treat the 3D and IMAX 3D formats as an afterthought to...

 

Drugs charges against rugby league stars Greg Bird and Ashley Harrison thrown out of court

Drugs charges against the State of Origin star Greg Bird and now-retired Gold Coast Titans teammate Ashley Harrison have been thrown out of court. Bird was caught up in an alleged cocaine syndicate dismantled by Queensland’s crime and corruption...

Guardian, 02:09 in Sport
 

Man who weighs 60 STONE kicked out of hospital for ordering a pizza

Steven Assanti has been left living out of his father's 4x4 after he was booted out of the clinic where he spent 80 days trying to shed 39 stone. The 33-year-old was getting the help he desperately needed to fight his "eating addiction" at...

 

Empire: season two, episode three – Fires of Heaven

Related: Empire: season two, episode two – Without a Country Lucious’ comeback on the radio waves with his trap-styled Snitch Bitch from last week’s episode may not have been everyone’s cup of tea. But now the Lyon family patriarch is out of prison...

Guardian, 02:20 in Showbiz
 
Brazil auditors rejects Rousseff budgetary accounts

Brazil auditors rejects Rousseff budgetary accounts

Image copyright AP A Brazilian audit court has ruled that President Dilma Rousseff broke the law in managing last year's budget. The government was accused of borrowing money illegally from state banks to make up for budget shortfalls. The opposition...

BBC, 02:27 in World News
 


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