Sir Vince Cable &#zero39;too good&#zero39; for Dangerous Intercourse guide award

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Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape declare

Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape claim Backstreet Boy Nick Carter has mentioned he’s “shocked and saddened” to be accused of rape by an ex-member of a woman band. In a weblog put up revealed earlier this month, Melissa Schuman claimed Carter pressured her right into a intercourse act in opposition to her will and raped her when she was 18. “He was relentless, refusing to take my nos for

Jack Maynard: When stars' social media posts come again to hang-out them

Jack Maynard: When stars' social media posts come back to haunt them YouTube star Jack Maynard and rapper Stormzy are the most recent celebrities to find that ill-judged and offensive issues they mentioned years in the past on social media can come again to break their reputations and probably their careers. Just about each celeb breaking by means of as we speak – actually all those that are as huge

The Seemingly Lads actor Rodney Bewes dies

The Likely Lads actor Rodney Bewes dies Rodney Bewes has died aged 79, his agent has confirmed. The actor had a profession spanning six a long time and is greatest recognized for taking part in Bob Ferris in sitcom The Seemingly Lads. His agent issued an announcement saying: “It’s with nice unhappiness that we affirm that our pricey shopper, the much-loved actor Rodney Bewes, handed away this morning.” The assertion

Enid Blyton's The Magic Faraway Tree to be made into movie

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David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Household star suffers organ failure

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AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Younger dies at 64

AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dies at 64 Australian guitarist and AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Younger has died aged 64 after a protracted battle with dementia. He died peacefully on Saturday together with his household close by, a press release stated. Younger can be remembered for his highly effective rhythm guitar riffs that had been instrumental in propelling the Sydney heavy rock group to stardom. Three Younger brothers have been a part

Taylor Swift cements her chart fame with third UK primary album

Taylor Swift cements her chart reputation with third UK number one album Media playback is unsupported in your system I am sorry, Taylor Swift cannot come to the telephone proper now. Why? As a result of she’s busy promoting hundreds of albums. Fame has shifted 84,000 copies this week, giving the star the third UK primary album of her profession. It has additionally turn into 2017’s fastest-selling file by a

Outdated Vic reveals 20 Kevin Spacey allegations

Old Vic reveals 20 Kevin Spacey allegations The Outdated Vic theatre says it has acquired 20 private testimonies of alleged inappropriate behaviour by Kevin Spacey, who was its inventive director between 2004 and 2015. These affected mentioned they “felt unable to lift considerations”, and he “operated with out enough accountability”. The London theatre said it “truly apologises” for not making a tradition the place individuals felt in a position to

Justice League: Laying naked the row over 'skimpy' costumes

Justice League: Laying bare the row over 'skimpy' costumes Superhero movie Justice League has attracted controversy earlier than its launch after some followers complained that the feminine Amazon outfits appeared skimpier and fewer navy than these worn by the identical characters within the latest Marvel Lady movie. Justice League options 5 superheroes – Aquaman, Batman, Marvel Lady, The Flash and Cyborg – who’ve to avoid wasting the planet with the