A Ukrainian man who forged his own death certificate to avoid corruption charges has been arrested in France, where he was living in a Dijon castle decorated with Salvador Dali paintings and a garage of vintage Rolls Royces. The EU’s law enforcement agency, Europol, announced the arrest in a statement released on Tuesday. Identifying the […]
Abramovich’s ex-wife and kids living in Manhattan mansion owned by Russian tycoon Deripaska – report
Washington has seized Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska’s US-based assets including a five-storey Manhattan mansion — but in a surprising twist, reportedly found the ex-wife and children of Roman Abramovich living at the property. In April, Deripaska found himself on the US sanctions list after Washington officials claimed that he was heavily involved in crime and […]
Considering she's a leader of Canada's arch-rival in women's hockey, Julie Chu is remarkably well respected in this country. The former United States captain has done just about everything a person can do in her sport, and now she's working for the future of women's hockey while playing for her Montreal-based pro team, Les Canadiennes. On this […]
We’d arrived in St Malo a week earlier after a relaxing overnight crossing with Brittany Ferries, then headed to Carnac Plage and Eurocamp’s Des Menhirs site with its fabulous sports and swimming complex. I wimped out on the water slides but the two big kids with me loved them. With loads of activities and within […]
With a return to classes this week, many cash-strapped university students are still searching for affordable accommodation. But one Ontario university is experimenting with a new housing arrangement that pairs students with seniors, a concept that’s gaining popularity across Canada and U.S.
The Tory party got twice as much money from dead supporters than it did from living members last year, new figures have revealed. The stats have led to ridicule online and a vow to do better from the party’s chairman. In 2017, legacy payments gifted to the Conservatives totaled £1.69 million ($ 2.2 million) – […]
Filmdom’s Ant-Man has landed a supersized Netflix gig. Paul Rudd is set to star opposite himself in Season 1 of the new comedy series Living With Yourself, TVLine has learned. RELATEDStreaming TV Renewal Scorecard: What’s Returning? What’s Cancelled? The project, which hails from Emmy and Peabody Award winner Timothy Greenberg (The Daily Show With Jon Stewart), centers […]
‘It does scare me’: New HIV strains highlight need for more testing, less stigma, says man living with virus
For an Indigenous man with HIV who is living in Saskatchewan, news of mutating strains of the virus circulating in the province came as a shock. He’s worried about people in his community, and his relatives, contracting mutated strains that could progress quickly if left untreated.
Dead bodies, ruined houses and the risk of Islamists coming back are only a few perils people in Mosul have to cope with. Life in the liberated city is still full of fears, hopelessness and grief, RT’s Ruptly agency revealed. It’s been a year since the US-backed Iraqi forces defeated Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) […]
Alex Livesey/Getty Images Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona was engaging in some ridiculous, must-see behavior during the build-up to Argentina’s crucial World Cup match against Nigeria. Maradona could be seen dancing, yelling, and waving banners with his own image on it. Maradona’s antics have alread spawned memes. Argentina has had a disastrous start to the […]