Search for injured after ‘immense tragedy’

At least 11 people are confirmed dead after a large section of a road bridge collapsed in the northern Italian city of Genoa. The dead include at least one child, while five people injured people are in what the Corriere newspaper called “red code”, quoting the Interior Ministry. Image:Up to 20 vehicles are believed to […]

ECB’s embarrassment over after Stokes cleared

By Ian Woods, senior correspondent For hours the jury at Bristol Crown Court watched video from various angles of the minutes leading up to the drunken row, as well as graphic footage of the brawl. They show Ben Stokes wrestling on the ground, then pursuing two men and punching them. Ryan Ali and Ryan Hale […]

BritainLatest UK counter-terror police investigate after car crashes into Parliament security barriers Counter-terror police are investigating after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, injuring two people.

Armed police stand in the street after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Armed police stand in the street after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Britain, August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Armed police stand in the street after […]

EuropeBreaking ‘Dozens’ dead as bridge collapses on motorway in northern Italy A motorway bridge has collapsed over the northern Italian port city of Genoa in what the transport minister said was likely to be “an immense tragedy”.

A motorway bridge which collapsed on Tuesday near the northern Italian port city of Genoa August 14 2018 12:03 PM 0 Comments ‘Dozens’ dead as bridge collapses on motorway in northern Italy Independent.ie A motorway bridge has collapsed over the northern Italian port city of Genoa in what the transport minister said was likely to […]

Adele highlights friend’s postpartum psychosis

By Bethany Minelle, entertainment reporter Adele has paid tribute to the honesty of her best friend after she shared an intimate blog post detailing her experience of postpartum psychosis. The singer shared a photo of herself and Laura Dockrill, praising her “intimate, witty, heartbreaking and articulate piece”. She also pleaded with new mums to take […]

Esure agrees £1.2bn takeover from Bain Capital

Esure, the insurance firm that owns the Shielas’ Wheels brand, has agreed to a £1.2bn takeover by private equity firm Bain Capital. In a statement, esure said its board had agreed to recommend Bain’s formal 280p-a-share offer to investors, which represents a 37% premium to last week’s share price. The firm’s largest backers, Sir Peter […]

Three hurt in Parliament ‘terror attack’

By Rebecca Taylor, news reporter Two people have been injured and a man has been arrested after a car crashed into security barriers outside parliament. A silver car crashed into security barriers in Westminster at 7.37am, prompting a huge response from armed police. It is being investigated by counter-terror officers. The driver, wearing a white […]

Westminster crash: What we know so far

A number of pedestrians have been injured after a car crashed into security barriers outside Parliament. This is what we know so far: :: The Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism command is leading the investigation, Scotland Yard said, adding that it was “keeping an open mind”. :: Witnesses have said the crash looked deliberate. The car is […]