Michelle Obama heartbreak: Ex-FLOTUS in shock demand to children – ‘Don’t look at me!’ | World | News

During an emotional discussion with Oprah Winfrey, the ex-FLOTUS outlined what she felt her children needed to do after they grew up in the White House. The couple have two children - Sasha and Malia. They were with them during the Obama’s eight-year stay in the White House.Barack sealed two terms as US President between 2008 and 2016.But speaking to Oprah during the host’s ‘2020 Vision:...

Coronavirus: Cruise ship turned away from five countries allowed to dock in Cambodia – latest news | World news

Chinese academics have launched an online petition challenging Beijing on freedom of speech in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, the South China Morning Post reports. They are calling for the day whistle-blowing doctor Li Wenliang died to become a national day for freedom of speech, and want the government to protect freedom of speech. The death of Li, who was threatened by security forces...

Parasite: The South Korean film wowing the world | South Korea News

Seoul, South Korea - In the world of South Korean entertainment, few things are generating as much buzz and national pride as Parasite. The class-conscious dark comedy has been wildly successful around the world. Since its release, Parasite has grossed more than $160.8m worldwide, according to Box Office Mojo, a revenue tracking service. It has also taken home the prestigious Cannes Film...

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in UK – Channel 4 News

Two people from the same family have tested positive for the coronavirus – the first confirmed cases in the UK. They’re now being treated in a specialist infectious disease unit in Newcastle. Meanwhile 83 Britons evacuated from Wuhan – the Chinese city at the centre of the outbreak – have been taken to a hospital in Wirral where they’ll be quarantined for the next 14 days. Source link

UK snow forecast: FOOT of snow coming as Met Office warns of -3C freeze from Polar CYCLONE | Weather | News

The powerful storm will plough into the UK just after the weekend, catapulted in on a super-charged 150mph jet stream. It will collide with a Polar cold front putting Scotland and the north on alert for heavy snowfall while elsewhere hunkers down for severe gales and torrential downpours. The UK faces at least another week of volatile weather with storms threatening havoc through the rest of the...

‘There are very few accusers that wouldn’t want to see Harvey Weinstein jailed’, says former assistant Rowena Chiu – Channel 4 News

The Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein was in court in New York today for the beginning of his criminal trial. While in Los Angeles he was charged with sexual assault in a separate case. In New York the charges include rape and predatory sexual assault and, if convicted on the most serious charge, he will face life in prison. Weinstein has denied the charges. Outside the court some of his...

UK snow forecast: Snow chart turns BLUE as Britain braces for Polar blast to smash country | Weather | News

Britons have enjoyed a barmy end to 2019 with above-average temperatures across the country, but mercury is set to plummet bringing heavy show showers across Britain by mid-January. Weather forecast model, WXCHARTS, has predicted the UK could see up to 14cm of snow in the next fortnight. The long-range forecast shows Scotland will be blasted by freezing arctic air from January 10.The cold snap...

Preliminary results show Milanovic leads Croatia presidential run | News

The Socialist Democrats' candidate Zoran Milanovic was leading in the first round of Croatia's presidential election, the State Electoral Commission said in its preliminary results on Sunday. After 29 percent of votes counted, Milanovic got 32 percent of the votes ahead of incumbent centre-right president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic with 28 percent. More: An independent candidate Miroslav Skoro, a...

Former Sudan president found guilty of money laundering and corruption – Channel 4 News

Sudan’s former president Omar al Bashir has been found guilty of money laundering and corruption by a court in Khartoum, and sentenced to two years in custody. Al-Bashir – who’s also wanted by the International Criminal Court on charges of war crimes and genocide during the Darfur conflict – was removed from power by Sudan’s military after months of popular protests. Source link

John McDonnell admits he won’t be part of new Labour leadership team – ‘We will all go’ | UK | News

Speaking to Sky News the shadow chancellor claimed it is time for the Labour Party leadership to move on and listen to its people. Labour lost a total of 59 seats in Thursday's general election in the worst result for the party since 1935. Mr McDonnell said: “We will all go now. The new leader will come in place and appoint a shadow cabinet. I won’t be part of the shadow cabinet.“I’ve...