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Tory rebellion against Boris Johnson grows as senior figure warns of electoral losses
# Partygate
# Partygate

Tory rebellion against Boris Johnson grows as senior figure warns of electoral losses

1 hour ago 4,135 Views 4 Comments

The number of Conservative MPs stating they have no confidence in the UK Prime Minister has mounted since the publication of Sue Gray’s partygate report.

Texas Governor claims he was ‘misled’ about response to school shooting
# Uvalde
# Uvalde

Texas Governor claims he was ‘misled’ about response to school shooting

2 hours ago 9,742 Views 15 Comments

In his earlier statements, the governor told reporters, he was repeating what he had been told.

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland
# Parade
# Parade

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland

4 hours ago 6,586 Views 12 Comments

The event comes a year late due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Yesterday’s News

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk

Updated 13 hours ago 15,364 Views 34 Comments
  • Ukraine’s foreign minister warned that without new foreign weapons, Ukraine would not be able to stop Russia from seizing two crucial Ukrainian strongholds.
  • At least 1,500 people have been killed in Sievierodonetsk since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, according to the city's mayor.
  • The European Union has not agreed on a sixth round of sanctions that includes an embargo on Russian oil.
Northern Ireland gymnasts told to change Irish registration for Commonwealth Games
# Update
From The42
# Update

Northern Ireland gymnasts told to change Irish registration for Commonwealth Games

13 hours ago 33,421 Views 22 Comments

Rhys McClenaghan and two other gymnasts have been told they are ineligible to compete in the event this summer.

Boris Johnson faces new calls to resign as Tory MPs say partygate explanations not credible
# Lockdown Parties
# Lockdown Parties

Boris Johnson faces new calls to resign as Tory MPs say partygate explanations not credible

Updated 14 hours ago 26,796 Views 13 Comments

The UK Prime Minister refused to directly answer queries about partygate, saying he had already given ‘vintage and exhaustive answers’.

Carlo Ancelotti knows Real Madrid will not be lacking support on Merseyside
# Champions League Final
From The42
# Champions League Final

Carlo Ancelotti knows Real Madrid will not be lacking support on Merseyside

15 hours ago 4,295 Views 2 Comments

The Real Madrid manager plans to defeat Liverpool – and give Evertonians a boost.

Street artists to make documentary about court battle with Dublin City Council
# Planning Law
# Planning Law

Street artists to make documentary about court battle with Dublin City Council

17 hours ago 8,209 Views 0 Comments

The group has been in a five-year court dispute over three murals around the city.

Jurgen Klopp raises concerns over new pitch for Champions League final
# Pitch (not) Perfect
From The42
# Pitch (not) Perfect

Jurgen Klopp raises concerns over new pitch for Champions League final

18 hours ago 8,987 Views 5 Comments

The Reds face Real Madrid in a rematch of their 2018 encounter at the national stadium in Paris.

Antonio Conte set to stay at Spurs after £150 million cash injection
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Antonio Conte set to stay at Spurs after £150 million cash injection

19 hours ago 4,557 Views 0 Comments

The Italian’s future at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium had been uncertain.

'He gets enough praise' – Robertson takes Alexander-Arnold rivalry to new level
# Upanotch
From The42
# Upanotch

'He gets enough praise' – Robertson takes Alexander-Arnold rivalry to new level

21 hours ago 7,347 Views 5 Comments

The Liverpool full backs have been two of the driving forces under manager Jurgen Klopp.

Northern Ireland business leaders tell US delegation compromise is needed over Protocol
# Brexit
# Brexit

Northern Ireland business leaders tell US delegation compromise is needed over Protocol

23 hours ago 8,460 Views 10 Comments

The US Congressional group met business organisations as their last engagement on their trip to the island of Ireland.

Six Irish Guard soldiers arrested in UK over drugs and money laundering offences
# Irish Guards
# Irish Guards

Six Irish Guard soldiers arrested in UK over drugs and money laundering offences

Fri 11:06 AM 15,747 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Guards are a regiment who guard royal palaces as part of their duties.

Doubt cast on North Korea’s claim of just 69 coronavirus deaths
# North Korea
# North Korea

Doubt cast on North Korea’s claim of just 69 coronavirus deaths

Fri 10:33 AM 7,826 Views 4 Comments

The secretive country has admitted that more than three million have reported sick with fevers but said only a few dozen have died.

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil
# Umbauba
# Umbauba

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil

Fri 8:59 AM 6,646 Views 0 Comments

A video shows 38-year-old Genivaldo de Jesus Santos being arrested and placed in the boot of a federal highway police vehicle.

Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro praise Ray Liotta following actor’s death
# Goodfellas
# Goodfellas

Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro praise Ray Liotta following actor’s death

Fri 7:30 AM 21,009 Views 9 Comments

The director said he would ‘always be proud’ of the work the pair did together, adding the passing had come ‘way too early’.

Thursday 26 May, 2022

PFA chief claims football is ‘sleep-walking into a crisis’ amid burnout fears
# Data
From The42
# Data

PFA chief claims football is ‘sleep-walking into a crisis’ amid burnout fears

Thu 10:57 PM 4,071 Views 1 Comment

Maheta Molango is concerned by the demands an unrelenting schedule is putting on players.

Departing Danny Drinkwater calls Chelsea stint ‘business move gone wrong’
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Departing Danny Drinkwater calls Chelsea stint ‘business move gone wrong’

Thu 9:42 PM 17,063 Views 8 Comments

The former England midfielder joined the Blues from Leicester in 2017 but struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge.

Celebrities pay tribute to Goodfellas star Ray Liotta who has died aged 67
# RIP
# RIP

Celebrities pay tribute to Goodfellas star Ray Liotta who has died aged 67

Thu 8:37 PM 90,809 Views 60 Comments

His agent confirmed he had died in his sleep while filming a new movie in the Dominican Republic.

'Allow us to compete' - McClenaghan launches appeal after Commonwealth Games ban
# Justice
From The42
# Justice

'Allow us to compete' - McClenaghan launches appeal after Commonwealth Games ban

Updated Thu 8:19 PM 43,909 Views 28 Comments

The 22-year-old and two Northern Ireland team-mates have been told they are ineligible to compete in the event.

Government to investigate Ukrainian concerns over accommodation centres
# Ukrainian Refugees
# Ukrainian Refugees

Government to investigate Ukrainian concerns over accommodation centres

Thu 6:51 PM 21,779 Views 7 Comments

Leo Varadkar said the issues raised by refugees will be looked into.

La Liga president accused of 'disrespectfully smearing' Mbappe over PSG deal
# Out Of Order
From The42
# Out Of Order

La Liga president accused of 'disrespectfully smearing' Mbappe over PSG deal

Thu 6:46 PM 5,024 Views 3 Comments

The head of the Spanish league said it was ‘scandalous’ that Mbappe had remained with the French club.

World number one Swiatek racks up 30th successive victory after straight sets win at French Open
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

World number one Swiatek racks up 30th successive victory after straight sets win at French Open

Thu 6:23 PM 2,597 Views 0 Comments

Iga Swiatek defeated Alison Riske of the United States to reach the French Open third round.

Aston Villa reach agreement to sign Sevilla defender for reported £26million
# Almost There
From The42
# Almost There

Aston Villa reach agreement to sign Sevilla defender for reported £26million

Thu 6:04 PM 8,088 Views 4 Comments

29-year-old Brazilian Diego Carlos is set to travel to England for a medical.

Leeds agree deal for American attacking midfielder from Red Bull Salzburg
# New Man In
From The42
# New Man In

Leeds agree deal for American attacking midfielder from Red Bull Salzburg

Thu 5:32 PM 6,562 Views 0 Comments

Brenden Aaronson will formally complete his five-year move to Elland Road for an undisclosed fee on 1 July.

Three more Tory MPs call for Boris Johnson to step down after Partygate and Gray report
# Partygate
# Partygate

Three more Tory MPs call for Boris Johnson to step down after Partygate and Gray report

Updated Thu 5:30 PM 19,577 Views 13 Comments

The UK Prime Minister has also ‘apologised in person’ to cleaning and security staff who were treated poorly.

Man Utd chief executive says action being taken to address supporter concerns
# Glazers
From The42
# Glazers

Man Utd chief executive says action being taken to address supporter concerns

Thu 3:02 PM 4,629 Views 0 Comments

Supporters have again vented their anger against the club’s American owners at Old Trafford.

Donaldson slams US delegation as ‘most undiplomatic visit I’ve ever seen’
# Richard Neal
# Richard Neal

Donaldson slams US delegation as ‘most undiplomatic visit I’ve ever seen’

Updated Thu 2:51 PM 32,560 Views 19 Comments

Congressman Richard Neal led a delegation of US politicians in meetings with the Stormont parties today.

Uefa accused of discrimination over wheelchair spots at Champions League final
# Paris
From The42
# Paris

Uefa accused of discrimination over wheelchair spots at Champions League final

Thu 2:34 PM 3,587 Views 4 Comments

The lack of provision for disabled fans has been criticised by the Liverpool Disabled Supporters Association.

England defender Lucy Bronze to leave Man City
# Free Agent
From The42
# Free Agent

England defender Lucy Bronze to leave Man City

Thu 1:39 PM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

The 30-year-old rejoined City in 2020 after a spell with Lyon, having previously played for them from 2014 to 2017.

Oklahoma governor signs strictest abortion ban in the US
# Abortion Ban
# Abortion Ban

Oklahoma governor signs strictest abortion ban in the US

Thu 9:49 AM 23,700 Views 54 Comments

Abortion providers have said they will stop performing the procedure as soon as the bill is signed.

Majority in North think Brexit has increased likelihood of united Ireland – survey
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Majority in North think Brexit has increased likelihood of united Ireland – survey

Thu 6:55 AM 16,708 Views 12 Comments

The poll also found that 48% support for Northern Ireland remaining part of the UK.

Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Model Kate Moss testifies in Depp-Heard defamation trial
# Evidence
# Evidence

Model Kate Moss testifies in Depp-Heard defamation trial

Wed 6:56 PM 31,311 Views 0 Comments

She appeared by videolink to give evidence that lasted only two minutes.

Vincent Kompany leaves Anderlecht amid links to vacant Burnley manager’s job
# Clarets
From The42
# Clarets

Vincent Kompany leaves Anderlecht amid links to vacant Burnley manager’s job

Wed 6:05 PM 8,396 Views 7 Comments

The former Manchester City captain has been strongly linked with the Clarets who were relegated from the Premier League on Sunday.

Johnson believes he should remain as Prime Minister following damning Sue Gray report
# Partygate
# Partygate

Johnson believes he should remain as Prime Minister following damning Sue Gray report

Updated Wed 4:30 PM 41,636 Views 40 Comments

Sue Gray’s official report into the partygate scandal said the ‘senior leadership’ in No 10 must take responsibility.

Patrick Vieira to face no FA action over altercation with fan at Goodison Park
# No Foul
From The42
# No Foul

Patrick Vieira to face no FA action over altercation with fan at Goodison Park

Wed 3:52 PM 3,204 Views 1 Comment

The Crystal Palace manager was involved in an incident with an Everton fan following last week’s pitch invasion.

Unionists seethe at 'meddling Americans' as Richie Neal and Co. visit Derry
# Perfect Foyle
# Perfect Foyle

Unionists seethe at 'meddling Americans' as Richie Neal and Co. visit Derry

Updated Wed 3:15 PM 43,596 Views 33 Comments
  • Neal angered unionists yesterday by saying that issues around the Protocol were 'manufactured'.
  • Asked about his upcoming meeting with DUP leader Jeffrey Donaldson, Neal said they have known each other 'for a long time'.
  • The nine-strong US delegation today visited the Derry Girls mural as well as the city's walls and Peace Bridge.
Thousands of people with alopecia can benefit from €500 grant to buy wig
# Wig Grant
# Wig Grant

Thousands of people with alopecia can benefit from €500 grant to buy wig

Wed 2:55 PM 15,705 Views 9 Comments

The government grant will go to people who suffer hair loss due to illness.

Raducanu crashes out of French Open after second round defeat
# End Of The Line
From The42
# End Of The Line

Raducanu crashes out of French Open after second round defeat

Wed 2:44 PM 5,190 Views 3 Comments

The British number one was unable to maintain her momentum after a strong first set.

Trump suffers stinging losses in Georgia Republican contests
# US
# US

Trump suffers stinging losses in Georgia Republican contests

Wed 2:34 PM 34,431 Views 14 Comments

Governor Brian Kemp easily defeated Donald Trump’s hand-picked challenger in the critical swing state.

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