Rural livelihoods around the world are already facing the devastating consequences of rising temperatures – changing patterns of rainfall are reducing crop yields or even leading to crop failure. In sub-Saharan Africa, where agriculture accounts for over half of employment, drastic changes need to be made to agricultural practices to help farmers adapt to the rapidly warming climate.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid said he was ‘astonished’ to learn that 17% of teenage girls had said Instagram made their eating disorders worse. Facebook must “publish what they know” about the harm its platforms cause to children, the Health Secretary has demanded. Sajid Javid told MPs he was “astonished” to learn that an internal study by the tech giant found 17% of teenage girls said Instagram, owned by Facebook, made their eating disorders worse.
Solskjaer under increased pressure after four defeats in seven games Mark Critchley Northern Football Correspondent Tuesday 19 October 2021 14:03 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insisted that he is not affected by the increasing pressure is under at Manchester United and brushed off Jamie Carragher’s suggestion that he should be replaced.
This week we are looking at 1999. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Stories that hit the headlines back in 1999. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Last week we took a look at 1998 This week we are looking at 1999.
Barcelona are growing angry at the agent of Ousmane Dembele and are now faced with a dilemma over what to do with the winger, who is reportedly a target for Manchester United. Dembele was a nine-figure signing for Barcelona in 2017, effectively taking Neymar’s place in the squad.
12 to 15 year olds in England to be allowed Covid jab at walk-in sites SCHOOLCHILDREN will be allowed to have their vaccine at a walk-in centre after it emerged some schools were "running out" of jabs and were not able to plan follow-up appointments. The Health Secretary Sajid Javid confirmed that children aged between 12 and 15 would be able to use the NHS booking system to secure their Covid jab, a similar system used in Scotland.
People with negative feelings towards the hijab are more likely to misread the emotions of women wearing them and see happiness as sadness, a study has indicated. Participants were shown images of eight different women wearing the hijab, whose facial expressions of happiness and sadness had been morphed into five levels of emotional intensity.
The former member of Destiny's Child and the 'Empire State of Mind' hitmaker come across each other when they attend 'The Harder They Fall' premiere in Los Angeles. AceShowbiz - Kelly Rowland was left baffled after her recent interaction with Jay-Z at "The Harder They Fall" premiere went viral.
Portsmouth v Ipswich: What's been said in the pre-match build-up, teams news, predicted XIs, form guides and key stats
Pompey welcome Paul Cook back to Fratton Park tonight as the Blues take on Ipswich in League One. Here’s all you need to know about the game (kick-off 7.45pm) Pompey team news Danny Cowley will welcome back Ronan Curtis for the visit of Ipswich. Danny Cowley has revealed his #Pompey players have taken responsibility for their role in Saturday’s humbling at Rotherham.https://t.co/13sFyas6VN
Secondary pupils will still be required to wear face coverings in schools as Scotland continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier today, the Scottish Government announced that secondary school pupils will still be required to wear face coverings beyond the October break. The Chief Medical Officer said that while there are encouraging signs in the fight against the virus, a more cautious approach would allow more time for 12 to 15-year-olds to take up vaccination.
We have a pictorial pop quiz for you, dear reader, should you choose to accept our mission – can you guess who this here viral chef is from their slightly awkward, immensely adorable teen photo? The man in question has received a lot of press lately, with some punters left a little salty by the extortionate prices of their culinary offers, if that gives you any idea.
Kim Kardashian has bought Kanye West out of their California mansion – as well as everything inside it. The reality star and entrepreneur filed for a divorce from her rapper husband in February of this year. The couple, who share four children – North, eight, Saint, five, Chicago, three, and Psalm, two – appear to have maintained a good friendship despite the split, with Kim famously attending Kanye’s Donda listening party in a wedding dress.
Jamie Redknapp is officially a married man again after tying the knot with partner Frida Andersson in a low-key wedding. The happy couple were pictured arriving at Chelsea Registry Office in London on October 18 where they tied the knot in front of friends and family. Familiar faces among the guests included Jamie’s parents, Sandra and Harry Redknapp, and his famous cousin Frank Lampard and wife Christine.
Jamie Foxx has revealed why he has never married, and why he probably never will. The Django Unchained star, 53, spoke openly and honestly about marriage and fatherhood, and admitted he has never been married because it never seemed right for him. He explained that the ‘traditional’, ‘cookie cutter’ lifestyle with the ‘2.5 children, the wood paneling on the station wagon and the cottage, I didn’t think that was for me’.
GERMANY is ruling out making compromises for Poland in Warsaw's row with the EU over the rule of law. Tensions between Poland and the EU have reached a boiling point today after Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki locked horns with Ursula von der Leyen and MEPs in the European Parliament.
Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has responded to Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher MORE TO FOLLOW We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures, and video on this breaking news story. For the latest news and breaking news visit: /sport/football Stay up to date with all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion, and video on the stories that matter to you.
Liverpool face a tricky week. With Manchester United looming, Spanish champions Atlético Madrid await Jürgen Klopp first — a draw would not be a bad result. Before the Champions League group stage draw was made, pot one didn’t look too scary, but the one side the pot two teams wanted to avoid was Atlético Madrid.
A mum from Mile Cross who is begging the council for a relocation has been denied - despite her pleas being supported by her GP and a charity. Rianne Collins has lived in fear ever since she found a bleeding teen on her doorstep in February. Since then the 27-year-old has seen her trichotillomania - which causes her to pull her hair out - get worse as she battles anxiety.
Alexandre Lacazette scored in stoppage time to deny the Eagles all three points at the Emirates after dominating for long periods Christian Benteke says Crystal Palace need to be more ruthless if they are going to start climbing the Premier League table. The Eagles suffered late heartbreak at the Emirates on Monday night when, after clawing their way back from a goal down to lead 2-1, they conceded with virtually the last kick of the game.
The Belgium international was dispossessed for Palace's second goal of the evening after coming on for Bukayo Saka Albert Sambi Lokonga has admitted he made a mistake in the build-up to Odsonne Edouard's goal against Arsenal on Monday evening and cannot wait to get back into action to help make amends.
When the word punk comes up in conversation, two figures impossible to look beyond remain the undoubted legacies of both Iggy Pop and John Lydon. Without The Stooges, who knows whether the Sex Pistols would have ever made it off the ground, a pivotal moment that could make British culture look a lot less kaleidoscopic in their absence.
There are plenty of treats, and just a few tricks, in store for East Devon residents this October half term... Plenty of chills and thrills are promised at Seaton Tramway where a spooky half-term Halloween hunt is sure to get passengers into the spirit of the season.
The initial collection features a unisex ’90s-inspired denim jacket, unisex straight leg jeans and a women’s high-rise style, which have been manufactured at the Candiani Denim Mill in Italy, using a low-water dyeing process. “It’s best in class at the moment,” denim designer Jonathan Cheung explains.
QPR boss Mark Warburton has been impressed with the way Rovers have adapted to the loss of key players. Bradley Dack is still recovering from his second ACL injury while after the sale of star man Adam Armstrong in the summer, it has been a new-look to the Rovers side this season.