Arsenic levels in rice could TRIPLE and cause ‘health concerns’ by 2100 due to global warming

Rising temperatures caused by global warming could cause the amount of arsenic in rice to triple by the end of the century, a new study warns.  The toxic chemical gathers naturally in the crop, and research has now proved that rising temperatures increase its presence in the grain.  Arsenic can cause significant health problems and … Read more Arsenic levels in rice could TRIPLE and cause ‘health concerns’ by 2100 due to global warming

France is paralysed by nationwide strike

French police fired tear gas at protesters in Nantes this afternoon as the country was brought to an abrupt standstill in the country’s worst nationwide strike for decades. Schools were closed, flights were grounded and much of the Paris Metro was halted as a public sector strike aimed at forcing President Emmanuel Macron to abandon … Read more France is paralysed by nationwide strike

Graduate wins £3,000 payout from bosses over age discrimination

Brooke Shanks, now 22, was demoted at work by managers who tried to oust her from her first job because she was ‘only 21’ An interior design graduate has won a £3,000 payout from bosses after they were found to have discriminated against her for being too young. Brooke Shanks, of Glenmavis, North Lanarkshire, was demoted … Read more Graduate wins £3,000 payout from bosses over age discrimination

Mother of baby born with a clubbed foot feared she would die

A mother feared her baby would die when she became ill at two weeks old and doctors asked if anyone with a cold sore had kissed her. Karen Diamond, 28, from Gateshead, took Willow to hospital after noticing she had a lump in her leg and foot looked ‘clubbed’. Mrs Diamond said that when doctors examined … Read more Mother of baby born with a clubbed foot feared she would die

Love Island 2020: First look at brand new South African villa

Love Island 2020 PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: First look at brand new South African villa as construction gets underway to get luxury abode ready in time for brand new batch of sexy singletons By Kate Thomas for MailOnline Published: 13:48 GMT, 5 December 2019 | Updated: 14:10 GMT, 5 December 2019 Advertisement The brand new winter edition … Read more Love Island 2020: First look at brand new South African villa

Inside the stunning cutting-edge Vida superyacht by Heesen that has a plunge pool with waterfall

With a floating staircase, incredible wine cellar and luxury cabins, there’s no doubt this stunning superyacht is very special. But its interior is not the only impressive thing – the vessel is also capable of refuelling and recharging two separate boats while at sea. The superyacht, called Vida, is 180ft long and can carry 27,000 … Read more Inside the stunning cutting-edge Vida superyacht by Heesen that has a plunge pool with waterfall

Ex-Speaker John Bercow to deliver Channel 4’s Alternative Christmas Message 

Ex-Speaker John Bercow whose anti-Brexit bias sparked fury across Britain joins list of controversial choices to deliver Channel 4’s Alternative Christmas Message John Bercow will deliver Channel 4’s Alternative Christmas Message this year Bercow’s 10-year reign as Speaker of the House concluded at the end of October Danny Dyer, Doreen and Neville Lawrence, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Edward … Read more Ex-Speaker John Bercow to deliver Channel 4’s Alternative Christmas Message 

Amazon apologises to Black Friday shoppers who ordered Nintendo Switch but were sent random items

Amazon has apologised after sending customers random items such as a toothbrush, tambourine and condoms – instead of the £300 Nintendo Switch they ordered. At least a dozen disappointed buyers have complained to the online shopping giant that instead of expensive gaming gear they got unwanted items worth a fraction of the price. Amazon has … Read more Amazon apologises to Black Friday shoppers who ordered Nintendo Switch but were sent random items

Revolting 6ft-tall mountain of rubbish dumped from a single house is left blocking the pavement

Neighbours in a residential street were left disgusted after a 6ft-tall pile of rubbish was dumped on the pavement outside their homes. The mountain of waste consisted of a headboard, clothes, cupboards, parts of a sofa and even a fridge-freezer.   Shaun McRobert, who manages the property from which the litter has been dumped, warned someone … Read more Revolting 6ft-tall mountain of rubbish dumped from a single house is left blocking the pavement

Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups (and they double as dessert bowls)

Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups (and they double as dessert bowls) The cups are made by innovative New Zealand company ‘twiice’ Air New Zealand serves more than eight million cups of coffee each year The edible cup trial backs up the carrier’s recent switch to plant-based cups  By Ted Thornhill, Mailonline Travel Editor … Read more Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups (and they double as dessert bowls)

I’m A Celeb’s James Haskell and wife Chloe Madeley had ‘SEX MARATHON’

I’m A Celeb’s James Haskell and wife Chloe Madeley put on a giddy display over lunch… hours after ‘locking themselves away for a SEX MARATHON’ after 16 days apart By Ciara Farmer For Mailonline Published: 12:10 GMT, 5 December 2019 | Updated: 13:21 GMT, 5 December 2019 She previously waxed lyrical about their steamy sex … Read more I’m A Celeb’s James Haskell and wife Chloe Madeley had ‘SEX MARATHON’

Kazakh woman is jailed for seven years for stealing a baby girl

Kazakh woman, 22, is jailed for seven years for stealing a baby girl from a hospital by hiding her in a sports then selling her for £1500 Asel Zhapanova, 22, snatched baby from maternity hospital in Taraz, Kazakhstan She put the child inside a sports bag before fleeing through the service entrance  Zhapanova arrested after receiving … Read more Kazakh woman is jailed for seven years for stealing a baby girl