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  • Cheryl, I love you - but it's time to quit

    Encouraged by her mother from infancy, Cheryl won Bonnie Baby competitions, appeared as a child in television adverts – including one for British Gas – and frequently took the top prize at local beauty pageants. So I can see why, in the light of this week’s unfortunate news, a spokesman for Cheryl has valiantly said: “Music remains at the centre of her activities.” But this, surely, is the crux of the problem. She said in an interview with Telegraph earlier this month: “The music industry is f----d. So ditch the industry, Cheryl.

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  • Victoria And David Beckham Are Already At War With An Angry Neighbour

    Basically, it's one big barney about bloomin' air conditioning, with Posh and Becks spending an entire eighteen months preparing the plans to transform their £3.15million Victorian mansion in Holland Park into a luxury family home. The Mirror cites the neighbour as writing: "The council must identify our deep concerns about all adverse impacts on living conditions from noise, vibration, dirt, pollution and dust from construction and from associated traffic, in addition to concerns about impacts on drainage, on appearance and landscape, on structural stability, and on historic buildings. The Beckham family, which includes sixteen-year-old Brooklyn, twelve-year-old Romeo, ten-year-old Cruz, and three-year-old Harper, had their plans for "internal alterations at all levels" approved earlier this year and they are reportedly intending to totally reboot the house so that the finished project boasts six bedrooms, a playroom, and a cinema to name a few.

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  • It's not Susanna Reid's week - now her dress has split on Good Morning Britain

    Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid had to rush off to change her dress during the breakfast TV show after suffering a wardrobe malfunction. Viewers discovered that the star, 44, who blamed “physics” for the tear, had disappeared from her desk after a news bulletin. John Stapleton told viewers that Susanna’s dress had split “spectacularly” and joked that being accidentally flashed by his co-presenter was “one of the bonuses of the show they don’t put in the job description”.

    SNAP.PA
  • British student who joined Islamic State wants to go home - Turkish MP

    A 19-year-old British woman, one of a group of medical students that includes seven Britons, an American and a Canadian thought to have travelled to join the Islamic State group, has told her family she wants to go home, a Turkish lawmaker has said. Thousands of foreigners from different countries have joined the ranks of radical groups such as Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, many of them crossing through Turkey. The medical students, aged between 19 and 25 and who include two from Sudan, flew from the Sudanese capital Khartoum to Istanbul on March 12.

    Reuters
  • 1.4m Reasons Why Change Is Coming To Tesco PLC & WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC

    Recent news that Aldi and Lidl plan to open around 1.4m square feet of new stores this year made me stop and think -- especially when I read that Asda, Sainsbury's, Wm Morrison Supermarkets (LSE: MRW), Marks & Spencer and Tesco (LSE: TSCO) plan to open a further 2m square feet of store space. For example, Sainsbury's recently said that 25% of its stores are too large, while Morrisons reduced the value of its property portfolio by 16% in its recent results. Aldi and Lidl are stealing weekly shop purchases from larger stores, which are increasingly underused.

    Fool.co.uk
  • Kim Kardashian Will Need 'Uterus Removed' If She Has Another Baby

    Kim Kardashian has made no secret of the fact that she'd love nothing more than to get pregnant again, but it looks like she may have hit another problem during this week's Keeping Up With The Kardashians. In a clip from the new episode, the Kardashian visits a fertility doctor, who tells her she'll need to have her uterus removed if she has another baby. The 34-year-old is desperate to give North West a little brother or sister, and has openly spoken about just how hard Kanye West and her are trying to make that happen.

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  • 'Britain's most feckless father' is celebrating the birth of his FIFTEENTH child before the age of THIRTY

    A dad dubbed ‘Britain’s most feckless father’ is celebrating the birth of his FIFTEENTH child before the age of THIRTY – including four in the last two years. Jobless Keith MacDonald, 29, has sired his kids with at least ten mothers – and has cost the taxpayer over £2million in benefits. MacDonald, who has also appeared on Jeremy Kyle, reckons he gets most of his women by chatting them up on the bus around his home of Sunderland. In November 2012, he was found guilty by Sunderland magistrates of common assault and stealing from one of his ex-partners after a row over a cheese toastie.

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  • Czech website claims British women are ‘ugly’ – even Miss GB Shelby Tribble

    Shelby found her picture being used on celebrity website Extra.cz, with her face pixelated, in an article claiming British women are not beautiful. The blonde beauty has won a whole host of beauty pageants - including Miss South West, Miss Hippodrome 2014, Miss Loaded 2014 and has been a Miss England finalist.

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  • Report of plane passenger video overshadows exec visit to crash site

    By Reuters Staff BERLIN/LE VERNET, France (Reuters) - A video of the final seconds aboard the Germanwings plane that crashed in France last week has been discovered, reports said on Wednesday, just hours before executives visiting the crash site dodged questions about the mental health of the pilot. The video was found on a mobile phone belonging to one of the passengers killed on the plane which investigators say German pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately flew into a mountain in the French Alps, Bild newspaper reported. The scenes seen on the video were chaotic and very wobbly, said Bild, adding screams and shouts of "My God" could be heard, indicating the passengers knew what was happening.

    Reuters
  • April Fools' Day 2015: ALL The Best Celebrity Jokes

    Alright, everyone, it's safe to come out from under the duvet/desk/cupboard now, because April Fools' Day 2015 is officially OVER. Vicky Pattison and The Mirror definitely brought out our gullible side when they 'reported' that the Geordie Shore lass was switching Newcastle for the US to become Kim Kardashian's personal trainer. Mirror Celeb claimed Vicky had told them: "I met Kim and Kanye when they were in London for the Brits last month.

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  • Children cannot play in the streets because of immigrants, says Nigel Farage

    He was once their leading donor, but fell out of love with the party since Cameron took over. A Conservative spokesman: Lord Ashcroft should be recognised for his contribution to public life and to the Conservative Party during his time in the Lords. The Tories have warned that Ed Miliband will be in Alex Salmond's pocket, while the SNP claim on they can defend Scotland from the Tories.

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  • Emirates, Etihad planes involved in air traffic scare

    Jetliners from the United Arab Emirates' two main airlines avoided a possible midair collision after they got too close to each other earlier this week. The incident happened Sunday as passenger planes from Dubai-based Emirates and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways were traveling in opposite directions between the Gulf federation and the island nation of Seychelles. Emirates, the Middle East's biggest carrier, said its flight 706 was returning to Dubai when what it called "an air traffic control incident" happened in airspace monitored by air traffic controllers in Mumbai, India.

    Associated Press
  • Porsche blames driver in crash that killed actor Paul Walker

    The driver was to blame in the fiery crash of a Porsche sports car that killed actor Paul Walker in California in 2013, not design defects with the car, attorneys for the German automaker said this week. Walker was a passenger in a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT driven by Roger Rodas, who lost control of the vehicle before it careened into trees and a utility pole in Santa Clarita, northwest of Los Angeles, killing both men. Rodas's widow filed a lawsuit against Porsche AG's North American unit last year, alleging negligence and wrongful death among other claims.

    Reuters
  • Jobless 29-year-old has fifteenth child by ten different mothers

    A jobless man said to have fathered 15 children with 10 different women has revealed he has another baby on the way. It is estimated Keith MacDonald's growing brood will end up costing taxpayers more than £2million in benefits.

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  • Bentley designer raps new Ford model - Automotive News

    Bentley Motors' top designer has criticised Ford's new Lincoln Continental, fretting on social media about the car's similarities with one of its own models, Automotive News reported late on Tuesday. The Lincoln Continental luxury saloon, unveiled this week by Ford at the New York auto show, resembles the Bentley Flying Spur, Automotive News reported, citing comments by Bentley design chief Luc Donckerwolke that were picked up by online publication Car Design News.

    Reuters
  • Tulisa Contostavlos Shows Off Her Awesome Unicorn Tattoo At National Film Awards

    Tulisa Contostavlos has become our new spirit animal by getting our other spirit animal tattooed on her shoulder - a UNICORN. The singer showed off her new artwork at the National Film Awards, where she rocked up dressed in a gorgeous one-shoulder pink dress. Tulisa had a tough 2014, partially thanks to THAT court case, and even visited a psychic back in December, who told her she was set to have a great 2015.

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  • Video Captures Final Moments Of Alps Crash

    Mobile phone footage taken from inside the Germanwings flight during its final moments has reportedly been recovered from the crash site in the French Alps. European newspapers Paris Match and Bild have reported that the video, which Sky News has not seen, was discovered on a mobile phone found among the wreckage of flight 4U 9525. Prosecutor Brice Robin said videos were not yet an official part of the probe, but that anyone with footage "must hand it over immediately to investigators".

    Sky News
  • World's Oldest Woman Revealed Her Secret to Long Life

    The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old woman in Japan named Misao Okawa, died today. Okawa was named the world's oldest person in 2013, when she was 114, according to Guinness World Records. Now, the world's oldest living person is Gertrude Weaver, a 116-year-old woman in Arkansas, according to the Gerontology Research Group, which keeps track of supercentenarians, or people older than 110.

    LiveScience.com
  • easyJet plane makes emergency landing after "passenger punched stewardess"

    An easyJet plane made an emergency landing in Rome after a passenger became disruptive and assaulted a cabin member during a flight from Geneva, the airline said on Wednesday. Newspaper reports said a man punched a stewardess after becoming angry over having to wait for a sandwich. "EasyJet (Other OTC: EJTTF - news) can confirm that flight EZS1483 from Geneva to Pristina on 31 March diverted to Rome as a result of a passenger onboard behaving in a disruptive manner," the airline said.

    Reuters - UK Focus
  • Inside the Scientology-ville where Cruise, Travolta and Kirstie rule

    The beautiful resort town of Clearwater has millions of tourists every single year - but few ever set foot in the downtown area. Exclusive photos show the extent of Scientology's grip on the city.

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