Pelosi heads to South Korea, where president won’t meet her after her trip to Taiwan

Is South Korea’s President avoiding Nancy? Yoon refuses to cancel vacation to meet Pelosi – and avoids infuriating China further – after her Taiwan visit sparked military drills, buzzing fighter jets and a promise the U.S. will pay from Beijing Pelosi’s trip prompted a furious response from Beijing China announced live fire military exercises are … Read more

Liz Truss pledges to boost Commonwealth ties if she becomes Prime Minister

Liz Truss pledges to boost Commonwealth ties if she becomes Prime Minister ‘to counter China trade threat’ If she becomes PM, Truss said she would launch a ‘New Commonwealth Deal’ This would ensure the 56 Commonwealth countries act as a bulwark to China By Harriet Line Chief Political Correspondent For The Daily Mail Published: 23:26 … Read more

Winter Olympics: Alpine Skiing event rescheduled for final day after high winds forced postponement

Olympic organisers face a race against time to squeeze in Alpine Skiing mixed event before the closing ceremony after winds of 27 miles per hour forced the race to be rescheduled… but it risks being CANCELLED with just one day of the games left The Alpine skiing mixed event was due to take place on … Read more

Jackie Narracott gives Australia best Winter Olympic result EVER in Beijing

Jackie Narracott has made Australian Olympic history by winning a shock silver medal in the women’s skeleton at the Beijing Winter Games. The 31-year-old Queenslander scorched to second spot behind German Hannah Neise to capture Australia’s most unlikely Olympic medal at the Yanqing National Sliding Centre on Saturday night. Australia has never medalled in any … Read more

Scotty James WINS the snowboarding half-pipe Winter Olympics silver medal for Australia

Scotty James wins the SILVER medal for Australia in snowboarding half-pipe Olympic final – after a single mistake cost him the top spot Snowboarder Scotty James, 27, has won a silver medal for Australia   James took the lead during a stunning second run but fell short on final run Fellow Australian Valentino Guseli featured in … Read more

Snowboarding champion Chloe Kim makes history by winning her second Olympic gold medal for Team USA

Chloe Kim made history at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing when she took home the gold medal for the women’s halfpipe event for the second time in a row – becoming the first-ever female snowboarder to win back-to-back gold medals in the event. The 21-year-oldm from Torrance, California, won the event with a score … Read more

Team USA biathlete welcomes a baby daughter over FaceTime while competing in the Beijing Olympics

An American Olympic biathlete watched his baby bring born via FaceTime while in Beijing for the 2022 Winter Games.  On February 6, Leif Nordgren, 32, and his wife, Vermont NBC-5 meteorologist Caitlin Napoleoni, welcomed their first child, a daughter named Astrid Lynae. But Nordgren, who is competing in his third Olympics, wasn’t able to be there in person, … Read more

Five female Olympic ski jumpers are disqualified for suits that are ‘too baggy’ in chaotic final

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has come under fire after five female ski jumpers were disqualified from the first mixed team event at the Beijing Olympics for wearing jumpsuits that are ‘too baggy’ in a chaotic final. The suits were inspected during the competition and the FIS said five competitors were disqualified because their suits … Read more