Titane - an outlandish film packed full of sex and violence - has won the top award at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival. Director Julie Ducournau is only the second woman to receive the Palme d'Or and the first female to win it alone. The film..
Canada has overtaken the US in second dose vaccination rates, after months of lagging behind its southern neighbor. As of 16 July, 48.45% of Canadians are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, compared with 48.05% of Americans. If Canada's vac..
Indian screen and stage star Surekha Sikri has been described as a "top-class actor" and a "force of nature" following her death at the age of 75. The veteran, known for such films as Badhaai Ho, TV shows like Balika Vadhu, and..
Every adult in the UK has been offered a Covid vaccine ahead of restrictions easing in England on Monday, the government says. Around 88% of adults have had the first dose and around 68% have had both, according to the latest figures. Prime Min..
Images of 10 men being sought in connection with the disorder which saw ticketless fans try to force their way into Wembley ahead of the Euro 2020 final have been released by police. Fans fought with stewards and police as they attempted to break ..
The teenager who died in a car crash in the Republic of Ireland on Friday was the captain of Monaghan's under-20s Gaelic football team. Brendan Óg Duffy, who was 19, was driving home from an Ulster semi-final match when he was involved ..
Thousands of people with "long Covid" could benefit from the funding of 15 new studies of the condition, its causes and potential treatments. Researchers from across the UK will investigate everything from brain fog to ongoing breathless..
Almost a third of younger adults are still unvaccinated despite all over-18s being offered a first dose vaccine appointment by the end of Sunday. Health Secretary Humza Yousaf said some had re-arranged appointments and would receive the jab shortl..
Friends in masks catch up, traders call out and ladies in tunics hand out samples of their cooking with a smile. It's market day in Pontypool. This once prosperous town, like so many across Wales, is looking to make a fresh start after the pan..
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