John Humphrys shocks Piers Morgan with staggering BBC revelation after they BANNED him

Piers Morgan, 54, and his co-host Susanna Reid, 48, welcomed John Humphrys, 76, onto Good Morning Britain to speak about his career as a broadcaster. Having stood down from the role of host of the Today Programme last week, the veteran presenter was quizzed about his real thoughts about the BBC Radio 4 breakfast show. […]

Royal Caribbean cruise hit by norovirus outbreak – guests banned from leaving ship

One of the largest cruise liners in the world has been infected with norovirus as it pulled into port in Jamaica. Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas, which is currently home to 9,000 guests, put a ban on passengers leaving the vessel as they drafted in emergency medication. A total of 167 people are confirmed […]

Banned! Smith robbed of overseas gig

Bangladesh’s Cricket Board has barred former Australian captain Steve Smith from the forthcoming Bangladesh Premier League Twenty20 tournament following an objection raised by some franchises. Smith, serving a one-year ban from international cricket and Australia’s domestic Sheffield Shield and Big Bash League, had signed for Comilla Victorians to play in the next edition of the […]

Flights: Flight attendants are banned from wearing a certain item during Christmas

Flight attendants working with United Airlines have been warned against certain festive items when it comes to their uniform. A leaked memo has advised cabin crew members about what is and is not allowed to be worn. The memo advised that “accessories must be in good taste”. Express.co.uk contacted United Airlines for comment regarding the […]

Conor McGregor has been banned from driving for 6 months and given a $1,137 fine for speeding

Reuters Conor McGregor banned from driving for six months after speeding at 154kph. The UFC fighter was stopped in his light blue Range Rover near Dublin, in October last year. The judge questioned why he did not face a more serious charge. Conor McGregor has been banned from driving for six months and fined €1,000 […]

Female genital mutilation can’t be banned at federal level, judge says

A federal judge struck down a law against female genital mutilation on Tuesday, ruling the statute unconstitutional and dismissing multiple charges against two defendants in the first case ever brought under the 22-year-old law. US District Court Judge Bernard Friedman argued the Female Genital Mutilation Act of 1996, overreached Congressional powers, violating both the Necessary […]

Hand luggage rules: Perfume and aftershave brands BANNED from cabin baggage

Hand luggage suitcases are subject to strict rules when travelling through security. Many items are not allowed into the cabin such as sharp objects or liquids over 100ml. Toiletries such as make up and perfume are allowed onboard under these limits. However, some perfumes are not allowed into the cabin no matter what the size […]

Facebook confirms accounts banned ahead of election had Russian ties

Facebook has confirmed that the 115 accounts it blocked yesterday due to “inauthentic behavior” are likely linked to Russia. In a new statement, the company says that a site claiming association with the Russia-based Internet Research Agency (IRA) posted a list of fake Instagram accounts it had made ahead of the midterm elections, many of […]

Spain: Travel warning as painkiller linked to ten British tourists deaths BANNED from sale

Spain has issued a ban on the painkiller Nolotil, also known as metamizole, from being prescribed to British tourists, according to The Local. A recent inquiry has linked the medicine to the deaths of to ten British tourists in the country. The ten tourists reportedly fell ill with agranulosis, which can result in blood poisoning […]

The Russian connection? Banned Facebook pages were featured on 2016 ‘blacklist’

A host of alternative news pages banned by Facebook last week were first featured on the PropOrNot blacklist in 2016 – a list of “Russian propaganda” sites that was compiled with little evidence and called “McCarthyite.” Facebook banned 800 alternative media pages last week, ranging from left-leaning organizations like The Anti-Media to flag-waving opinion sites […]