Signs of Strep A to look out for

Another death of a young child from Strep A will send a chill down the spine of any parent. So what is the risk and why the spate of deaths now? Group A streptococcus is a common bacterium that usually causes sore throats. But it can also cause scarlet fever, which is highly contagious. It's … Continue reading Signs of Strep A to look out for

UK children under 10 dying from Strep A bacterial infection

There have been five recorded deaths within seven days of an invasive Strep A diagnosis in children under 10 in England this season, the UK Health Security Agency has said. A child under the age of 10 has also died in Wales after contracting the infection. Group A strep bacteria can cause many infections, ranging … Continue reading UK children under 10 dying from Strep A bacterial infection

Remembrance Day: King Charles to lead service for first time as monarch

The nation will fall silent on Sunday morning as the King leads a moving Remembrance Day service for the first time as monarch. King Charles will lay a new poppy wreath incorporating a ribbon of his racing colours, with the design paying tribute to the ones used by both his late mother and his grandfather George … Continue reading Remembrance Day: King Charles to lead service for first time as monarch

UK News Update: Elderly couple killed in head-on collision in the Scottish Borders

An elderly man and woman have been killed in a head-on road collision which left another person injured in the Scottish Borders. The 79-year-old man was driving a red Kia Venga with the woman, 85, in the passenger seat when they were involved in a collision with a blue Kia Sportage on the A697 between … Continue reading UK News Update: Elderly couple killed in head-on collision in the Scottish Borders

BRITAIN IS BROKEN: Thousands join protest in London, calling for immediate general election

Photo by vectors icon on Pexels.com Lib Dem leader Sir Ed Davey has said if the prime minister had a "shred of integrity left" he would call a general election. He was speaking to his party after the Liberal Democrat conference was cancelled due to the Queen's death in September. Sir Ed also suggested the … Continue reading BRITAIN IS BROKEN: Thousands join protest in London, calling for immediate general election

Federal government responsible for Ekweremadu’s UK problems – Ohaneze Ndigbo

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has accused the Federal Government of masterminding the ordeal of former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu in the UK. Ohanaeze was reacting to the Friday ruling of a Federal High Court in Abuja ordering interim forfeiture of 40 properties allegedly linked to Ekweremadu. In a statement on Sunday, … Continue reading Federal government responsible for Ekweremadu’s UK problems – Ohaneze Ndigbo

2022 UK government crisis now has 2 Wikipedia pages

Photo by vectors icon on Pexels.com With the Conservative government seemingly in a never-ending hellish cycle of crises, the online encyclopedia now has two separate entries for “UK government crisis” to differentiate the two in 2022. Earlier this year it was the turn of then-Prime Minister Boris Johnson to put the UK through the first … Continue reading 2022 UK government crisis now has 2 Wikipedia pages

Why music fans love Harry Styles

Harry Styles is in squid mode for his new music video, Music for a Sushi Restaurant. The video debuted on Thursday featuring the third single off his third studio album, Harry's House. But the contents of the video were unexpected, to say the least. Featuring Styles as a half-squid half-man creature, the video tells the story of a seafood … Continue reading Why music fans love Harry Styles

What’s trending about Prince Harry’s new book

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex has announced he will be releasing a memoir called Spare on 10 January this coming year and people are excited. The widely anticipated novel will cover everything from the death of his mother, Princess Diana, to his military service in Afghanistan to becoming a husband and father. "I’m writing this not as … Continue reading What’s trending about Prince Harry’s new book

Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

The Coombe Hospital Dublin has apologised to a teenage boy with autism and his family for the failings in care after his birth. The apology was read out in the High Court as the young man, who cannot be named, has settled his legal action for €15m. His counsel Dr John O’Mahony SC, with Cian … Continue reading Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

British PM Liz Truss resigns after 6 weeks in office

British Prime Minister Liz Truss resigned on Thursday after just six weeks in office. Truss’s resignation came after 44 days, making her the shortest-serving prime minister in U.K. history. Her successor will be the third prime minister to lead Britain this year. Speaking outside her official residence at No. 10 Downing St., Truss said that … Continue reading British PM Liz Truss resigns after 6 weeks in office

Ireland mourns as 10 die in petrol station blast

Irish Prime Minister Micheal Martin has said the entire nation is mourning 10 people killed in a devastating explosion at a petrol station, as more details of the victims emerged. The blast at the service station in Creeslough, Co Donegal, on Friday, claimed the lives of four men, three women, two teenagers - a boy and … Continue reading Ireland mourns as 10 die in petrol station blast