Water births are just as safe as usual deliveries: Study debunks fears

Water births are not more dangerous than usual deliveries, a study has revealed.  Women opting for the unconventional delivery actually get fewer agonising vaginal tears, according to University of Michigan scientists. The team compared water births to births in a bed at two midwifery units in the US. Results showed no differences in complication rates.  … Read more Water births are just as safe as usual deliveries: Study debunks fears

GP, 50, is guilty of 25 sex offences against six female patients

GP, 50, is guilty of 25 sexual offences against six female patients after using cases of Angelina Jolie and Jade Goody to trick them into unnecessary breast and vaginal examinations Dr Manish Shah carried out assaults at the Mawney Medical Centre in Romford  Used cases of the celebrities to persuade victims examinations were necessary Today … Read more GP, 50, is guilty of 25 sex offences against six female patients

James Bond-style luxury super yacht doubles as a SUBMARINE to allow meetings in complete secrecy

The key to being a James Bond-style evil genius is having a top-secret lair — but assuring freedom from prying eyes and pesky spies as you plot total world domination can be a challenge.  A solution may lie in a new luxury super yacht being developed in Italy that can double as a submarine — assuring … Read more James Bond-style luxury super yacht doubles as a SUBMARINE to allow meetings in complete secrecy

Oxford University medical student ‘raped female student following night out’

Oxford University medical student said ‘Oh no, this is really awkward’ moments after raping female student following night out, court hears Oxford University student Niall McPaul is accused of raping drunk woman   The 27-year-old allegedly assaulted her after they attended a US election party After he said: ‘This is one of those unfortunate things that … Read more Oxford University medical student ‘raped female student following night out’

Best mortgage rates: Compare fixed rate and tracker rate mortgage deals

This is Money recently reported that 10-year fixed rates are currently at some of their lowest ever levels as banks and building societies battle for their business.  A fierce mortgage price war has seen the number of 10-year fixed rate mortgages on offer grow substantially over the past year, pushing rates down to an average 2.76 … Read more Best mortgage rates: Compare fixed rate and tracker rate mortgage deals

Man who scrapped disastrous ‘stay put’ advice at Grenfell is appointed London’s new fire chief

Andy Roe has been appointed as the new London Fire Brigade commissioner, the city’s mayor Sadiq Khan said. It comes after City Hall announced Dany Cotton would be stepping down at the end of this month in the wake of criticism over the brigade’s response to the Grenfell Tower fire. Mr Roe, who will take … Read more Man who scrapped disastrous ‘stay put’ advice at Grenfell is appointed London’s new fire chief

Ruth Langsford interrupted by Phillip Schofield live on air

Ruth Langsford is left looking VERY unimpressed after Phillip Schofield interrupts her live on air in resurfaced clip that fans speculate led her to ‘complain’ to ITV bosses Presenter, 57, is said to be at the centre of a ‘civil war’ behind the scenes at ITV   Ruth, 59, has reportedly made an official complaint about … Read more Ruth Langsford interrupted by Phillip Schofield live on air

Moment a great white shark lunges at four divers in a cage

Fury as Great White shark that lunged at cage divers off Mexico bleeds to death after getting its head stuck between the bars A great white shark lunged at four divers in a cage in Baja California, Mexico The shark swims up to the cage at speed but becomes stuck between the bars  The animal … Read more Moment a great white shark lunges at four divers in a cage

Americans aren’t getting lonelier – just older, study suggests

Older people are not necessarily lonelier than previous generations – despite talk of a loneliness ‘epidemic’, suggests new research. Elderly baby boomers are not any lonelier than similar-aged counterparts through the ages – there are simply more of them, according to the findings of two studies published in the journal Psychology and Ageing. Using data … Read more Americans aren’t getting lonelier – just older, study suggests

Wellwishers raise £16,000 in four days to celebrate life of Jack Merritt

The father of a London Bridge terror victim today criticised the Prime Minister’s reaction, saying: ‘Instead of seeing a tragedy, Boris Johnson saw an opportunity.’ Dave Merritt, whose 25-year-old son Jack was killed in the stabbing 11 days ago, said he does not blame the police or intelligence services for not stopping the attack. But … Read more Wellwishers raise £16,000 in four days to celebrate life of Jack Merritt

Nicola Sturgeon says SNP WOULD prop up Labour for indyref

Nicola Sturgeon confirms the SNP WOULD prop up a minority Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn as long as he allows a second referendum on Scottish independence Nicola Sturgeon said she is willing to lend SNP support to a Labour government She said price of support would be allowing second independence referendum  Jeremy Corbyn has … Read more Nicola Sturgeon says SNP WOULD prop up Labour for indyref

Anti-terror police arrest man 33 in Clifton Bristol over fears he was planning attack

Anti-terror police swoop on upmarket Bristol area to arrest suspected Islamist, 33, over ‘fears he was plotting or arranging attack’ Planned operation stormed a residential property in Clifton, Bristol yesterday  He was arrested on suspicion of commissioning or preparing acts of terror  Arrest is not linked to London Bridge attack on November 29, police confirmed   By … Read more Anti-terror police arrest man 33 in Clifton Bristol over fears he was planning attack

Prince Charles and Camilla face blustery weather and rain for royal engagement

The Prince of Wales braved blustery weather and rain with his wife Camilla today as he attended an official commissioning ceremony to formally welcome his namesake £3.1billion aircraft carrier into the Royal Navy. Prince Charles, 71, and Duchess of Cornwall, 72, beamed and waved after arriving at Royal Navy aircraft carrier at Her Majesty’s Naval … Read more Prince Charles and Camilla face blustery weather and rain for royal engagement