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A Very British Scandal FIRST LOOK: Claire Foy and Paul Bettany play the Duke and Duchess of Argyll

A Very British Scandal FIRST LOOK: Claire Foy and Paul Bettany play the Duke and Duchess of Argyll

The pair will play the Duke and Duchess of Argyll in the drama series about the couple's high-profile divorce in the 1960s.

Millionaire hotel tycoon, 33, collapses and dies at London address

Millionaire hotel tycoon, 33, collapses and dies at London address

Vivek Chadha, 33, collapsed at a central London address on Saturday night. Only two months ago, Mr Chadha married Stuttee Chaddha, 29, in a glamorous ceremony.

People or profit? Facebook papers show deep conflict within company

People or profit? Facebook papers show deep conflict within company

In the days since Frances Haugen's testimony in the US, Facebook has tried to discredit the whistleblower by repeatedly pointing out that she didn't directly work on many of the problems she revealed.

Asylum seekers who posed as children WIN High Court battle against council who doubted them

Asylum seekers who posed as children WIN High Court battle against council who doubted them

Asylum-seekers who posed as children won a High Court battle with a London council for leaving them in adult accommodation - despite them both now being ruled as being over 24.

Met Police say sorry to mother of two sisters murdered for 'unacceptable' investigation

Met Police say sorry to mother of two sisters murdered for 'unacceptable' investigation

Bibaa Henry, 46, and Nicole Smallman, 21, were stabbed more than 30 times while they were out celebrating Ms Henry's birthday at a north London park in the early hours of June 6 last year.

Hilaria Baldwin says her heart is with 'her Alec' after set shooting

Hilaria Baldwin says her heart is with 'her Alec' after set shooting

In an Instagram post on Monday, Hilaria wrote: 'My heart is with Halyna. Her husband. Her son. Their family and loved ones. And my Alec.' Alec accidentally killed Halyna Hutchins on Thursday.

Soldiers 'open fire' on protesters in Sudan after military coup

Soldiers 'open fire' on protesters in Sudan after military coup

Soldiers have opened fire on protesters who took to the streets of Sudan's capital Kahrtoum today after the military staged a coup in the early hours, taking the prime minister to an 'uknown location'.

Kids under 18 won't have to be vaccinated to enter the US under Biden's new travel restrictions

Kids under 18 won't have to be vaccinated to enter the US under Biden's new travel restrictions

The Biden administration has revealed exceptions to its new vaccine requirements for travel to the US, with children under 18 getting a blanket exception.

Pictured: Two teenage boys, 16, 'stabbed to death' in Essex

Pictured: Two teenage boys, 16, 'stabbed to death' in Essex

Heartbroken family and friends visited a makeshift memorial for the two 16-year-olds, named locally as Frankie Gater and Charlie, in Brentwood as police quiz eight men held on suspicion of murder.

Thug, 21, who Googled 'how to kill a baby' then fed a newborn girl prescription drugs is jailed

Thug, 21, who Googled 'how to kill a baby' then fed a newborn girl prescription drugs is jailed

Jamar Bailey, 21, was jailed at Birmingham Crown Court for more than 25 years after a jury heard he Googled 'how to poison a baby' then fed a newborn girl prescription drugs in June last year.

JFK's nephews urge Biden to reveal secret assassination records

JFK's nephews urge Biden to reveal secret assassination records

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., and Patrick Kennedy, both nephews to John F. Kennedy, are slamming the Biden administration's decision to withhold JFK assassination records.

Moderna reports trial data that shows its vaccine is safe and effective in children aged 5 to 11

Moderna reports trial data that shows its vaccine is safe and effective in children aged 5 to 11

Moderna released trial data on Monday showing that their vaccine is safe and effective in children aged five to 11. The company plans to submit data to global regulators to get their jab authorized.

Rishi Sunak announces national minimum wage increase

Rishi Sunak announces national minimum wage increase

Rishi Sunak today announced the UK's minimum wage will increase from £8.91 to £9.50 an hour next year.

Stevenage police officer who was filmed Tasering elderly shoplifter is cleared of wrongdoing

Stevenage police officer who was filmed Tasering elderly shoplifter is cleared of wrongdoing

The police officer's conduct was reviewed after he was caught on camera booting an 'old man' in the back as he lay on the ground in Stevenage town centre, Hertfordshire.

UK phone companies will block scam calls from abroad that use 'spoofed' British numbers

UK phone companies will block scam calls from abroad that use 'spoofed' British numbers

Foreign criminals attempting to scam Britons via spoof numbers will be blocked by phone networks in future. The calls show up as a UK number on phones but really come from abroad.

Millennials decide they NEVER want children and taken the irrevocable step of sterilization 

Millennials decide they NEVER want children and taken the irrevocable step of sterilization 

Rachel Diamond says she had always planned on having a family and 'never expected to be the poster child of sterilization'. Diamond is among many women who do not want to become mothers.

Millennials decide they NEVER want children and taken the irrevocable step of sterilization 

Millennials decide they NEVER want children and taken the irrevocable step of sterilization 

Rachel Diamond says she had always planned on having a family and 'never expected to be the poster child of sterilization'. Diamond is among many women who do not want to become mothers.

First planet OUTSIDE the Milky Way galaxy is discovered 28 million light-years from Earth 

First planet OUTSIDE the Milky Way galaxy is discovered 28 million light-years from Earth 

A group of astronomers may have found the first planet outside the Milky Way, roughly 28 million light-years from Earth in the spiral galaxy Messier 51.

Michael Gove admits double-crossing Boris Johnson to run for PM in

Michael Gove admits double-crossing Boris Johnson to run for PM in

The current Housing Secretary stunned Westminster five years ago when he announced a leadership bid to replace David Cameron while running Boris Johnson's campaign to enter No10.

Prince Charles and Camilla will visit Jordan and Egypt next month

Prince Charles and Camilla will visit Jordan and Egypt next month

Clarence House said Prince Charles, 72, and Camilla, 74, have been asked by the British government to visit Jordan and Egypt and will tour the countries from November 16 to 19.

Scientists discover one of the youngest planets ever found, 400 light-years from Earth

Scientists discover one of the youngest planets ever found, 400 light-years from Earth

Astronomers have discovered 'one of the youngest planets ever found.' Exoplanet 2M0437b is 'several million years' old and estimated to be a 'few times more massive than Jupiter.'

Assistant director who gave Alec Baldwin loaded gun had a 'flippant' attitude toward safety

Assistant director who gave Alec Baldwin loaded gun had a 'flippant' attitude toward safety

David Halls is the Assistant Director of Rust, the Western movie Baldwin was acting in and producing when he accidentally killed Hutchins on Thursday and wounded director Joel Souza.

Daughter, 58, is reunited with the father she never knew after posting a 1963 photo on Facebook

Daughter, 58, is reunited with the father she never knew after posting a 1963 photo on Facebook

Brian Rothery, 83, was reunited with his daughter Julie Lund, 58, after not seeing her since she was a baby thanks to a Facebook nostalgia page dedicated to Dewsbury, West Yorkshire.

Why ARE hundreds of crabs washing up dead?

Why ARE hundreds of crabs washing up dead?

An investigation is under way after hundreds of dead crabs washed up on Seaton Carew beach in Hartlepool earlier this month.

Father-of-two GP blamed 'stressful day' after drinking vodka and crashing during 20- mile journey

Father-of-two GP blamed 'stressful day' after drinking vodka and crashing during 20- mile journey

Neeraj Singh, 48, veered across the road and hit a kerb twice as he was being followed by police on a commute home from Forest View practice in Treorchy, Rhondda, Wales

Woman suffers horrific burns after her husband accidentally set her on fire

Woman suffers horrific burns after her husband accidentally set her on fire

Tonya Meisenbach, from Atlanta, Georgia, 'went up like a match' when her husband Donald accidentally poured lighter fluid on her in December 2018.

Moment plane piloted by Russian businessman and wife crashes after take-off - as grandchildren watch

Moment plane piloted by Russian businessman and wife crashes after take-off - as grandchildren watch

Yuri Samofalov, 69, and his wife Tatyana Pokoevaya, 67, were killed on Sunday when their A-22 light aircraft crashed after taking off from Vakulino airfield near Moscow.

'Trashy' woman blasted for sexy Instagram photos in front of her veteran father's OPEN CASKET

'Trashy' woman blasted for sexy Instagram photos in front of her veteran father's OPEN CASKET

An American woman posed for photos at her father's funeral. She wore a revealing black dress and took several snaps showing it off, with her decesased father visible behind her.

Scotland's vaccine passport chaos: Pub bosses brand first weekend of Covid IDs a 'disaster'

Scotland's vaccine passport chaos: Pub bosses brand first weekend of Covid IDs a 'disaster'

Scottish hospitality bosses have branded Nicola Sturgeon's controversial Covid vaccine passport scheme an 'unmitigated disaster' as hundreds of revellers were turned away at clubs at the weekend.

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen gives evidence to MPs scrutinising online safety bill

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen gives evidence to MPs scrutinising online safety bill

Ms Haugen said Facebook was 'very good at dancing with data' to suggest it was successfully clamping down on toxic content but in reality its 'negligence' is pushing users towards extremism.

Police enquiry into racism allegations after Crystal Palace fan group SLAM Newcastle's Saudi owners

Police enquiry into racism allegations after Crystal Palace fan group SLAM Newcastle's Saudi owners

Human rights campaigners expressed disbelief on Saturday that police were investigating a banner that opposed the Saudi takeover of Newcastle United. Police say they will take 'no further action'.

LBC's Steve Allen calls Sarah Harding 'desperate' and 'a drunk' in shocking unearthed clip

LBC's Steve Allen calls Sarah Harding 'desperate' and 'a drunk' in shocking unearthed clip

The LBC presenter, 67, has come under fire recently after he referred to Strictly Come Dancing contestant Tilly Ramsay, 19, as a 'chubby little thing'.

Sturgeon calls for nations to 'step up' on climate change as bins overflow in rat-infested Glasgow

Sturgeon calls for nations to 'step up' on climate change as bins overflow in rat-infested Glasgow

The First Minister of Scotland used a speech ahead of the Cop26 summit to call on leaders of high-emitting nations to create a 'significant uplift' in ambition to tackle the climate emergency.

Climate change: Winter migration of birds from Europe to Africa may end, researchers warn 

Climate change: Winter migration of birds from Europe to Africa may end, researchers warn 

More than 50 years of trans-Saharan migratory bird sightings from both Gibraltar and The Gambia were analysed by team of researchers led from Durham University.

PIERS MORGAN: Alec Baldwin looks culpable of being EP of a chaotic and dangerous sh*t-show

PIERS MORGAN: Alec Baldwin looks culpable of being EP of a chaotic and dangerous sh*t-show

It seemed barely believable that a star of Alec Baldwin's experience and stature could do something so lethally stupid as to fire a loaded gun towards co-workers.

Belgian royal family shares stylish portrait of Princess Elisabeth as she celebrates 20th birthday

Belgian royal family shares stylish portrait of Princess Elisabeth as she celebrates 20th birthday

Elisabeth, the eldest daughter of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde and who is heir to the Belgian throne, is currently studying a three-year degree at Oxford University.

Catching Covid has higher risk of causing neurological complications than the jabs, study claims

Catching Covid has higher risk of causing neurological complications than the jabs, study claims

UK researchers found the risk of developing a neurological condition called Guillain-Barré syndrome from the Covid virus was four times higher than the risk from getting it from one type of Covid jab.

Ex-Met Police chief denies responsibility for errors in probe into death of Stephen Port victim

Ex-Met Police chief denies responsibility for errors in probe into death of Stephen Port victim

Chief Superintendent Andy Ewing was Barking and Dagenham Borough Commander when Anthony Walgate, 23, from Hull, was murdered by serial killer Port in June 2014.

Labour piles pressure on Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak to axe VAT on domestic fuel bills

Labour piles pressure on Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak to axe VAT on domestic fuel bills

Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves called on Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak to 'get a grip' on the cost of living crisis by axing the levy for six months through winter.

Leopard snatches lion cub from mother and EATS it in Tanzania's Ruaha National Park, East Africa

Leopard snatches lion cub from mother and EATS it in Tanzania's Ruaha National Park, East Africa

A 160-pound leopard snatched and ate a three-week-old lion cub (pictured) left alone by its mother in Tanzania's Ruaha National Park, East Africa, so she could go hunting for food.

Paying people £20 to get vaccinated works, study finds amid calls to get 5m unjabbed Brits protected

Paying people £20 to get vaccinated works, study finds amid calls to get 5m unjabbed Brits protected

Researchers at the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services found the payments encouraged more low-income and old people to show up at vaccination hubs.

Family of pregnant 11-year-old girl 'raped by grandfather' in Bolivia refuses her an abortion

Family of pregnant 11-year-old girl 'raped by grandfather' in Bolivia refuses her an abortion

The family of an 11-year-old who became pregnant after her 61-year-old step-grandfather allegedly raped her in Bolivia has refused to let her have an abortion, the family lawyer (pictured) said.

Julian Assange: WikiLeaks chief says it would be 'unthinkable' for US extradition ban to be lifted

Julian Assange: WikiLeaks chief says it would be 'unthinkable' for US extradition ban to be lifted

Speaking ahead of a crunch hearing at the High Court this week, Kristinn Hrafnsson said would be 'totally unacceptable' for judges to overturn a decision blocking the extradition of Assange.

Russian woman, 24, welcomed TWENTY ONE surrogate babies in just over a year

Russian woman, 24, welcomed TWENTY ONE surrogate babies in just over a year

Kristina Ozturk, from Moscow, wants 105 biological children with her hotel owner husband Galip Ozturk, who she met while holidaying in Georgia, reported Fabulous.

Jacinda Ardern slammed for pushing sign language interpreter out of view

Jacinda Ardern slammed for pushing sign language interpreter out of view

A sign language interpreter was pushed out of the way by New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern at a Covid press conference on the weekend sparking backlash from viewers.

Countdown fans weigh in on Anne Robinson's 'feud' with Rachel Riley

Countdown fans weigh in on Anne Robinson's 'feud' with Rachel Riley

Over the weekend it was reported that new host Anne Robinson, 77, is at loggerheads with maths whizz Rachel Riley, 35, and lexicographer Susie Dent, 56

Ancient Earth was bombarded with 10 times the number of asteroids and comets than previously thought

Ancient Earth was bombarded with 10 times the number of asteroids and comets than previously thought

Billions of years ago, the Earth was hit by more asteroids and comets than previously thought, which caused a disruption in the formation of its atmosphere and lower oxygen levels.

Evidence of ancient life is found in a RUBY for the first time

Evidence of ancient life is found in a RUBY for the first time

The ancient ruby, described as 'really unique', was taken from the North Atlantic Craton of southern Greenland.

Facebook whistleblower documents reveal years of complaints from staff over hate speech policies

Facebook whistleblower documents reveal years of complaints from staff over hate speech policies

Facebook has known it has not hired enough workers who possess the language skills or local knowledge to identify dangerous posts in developing countries, documents show.

Metropolitan Police officer, 27, 'raped woman in her home after a night out', court hears

Metropolitan Police officer, 27, 'raped woman in her home after a night out', court hears

James Geoghegan, 27, from Aylesbury is accused of raping the woman on December 12, 2018. Chelmsford Crown Court were told the victim returned to her home with Geoghegan.

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