Welsh Labour politician Carl Sargeant commits suicide days after being sacked over sexual harassment allegations

Welsh Assembly member Carl Sargeant hanged himself in his utility room at home while his wife was upstairs and left a note on the door telling her not to enter, an inquest heard today. The politician killed himself four days after he was sacked by Carwyn Jones over disputed allegations of groping and touching women.… Read More Welsh Labour politician Carl Sargeant commits suicide days after being sacked over sexual harassment allegations

Millionaire co-founder of Gaydar dating site Henry Badenhorst plunges 23 floors to his death at hotel in South Africa

The millionaire co-founder of Gaydar, the world’s biggest online gay dating site, has plunged 23 floors to his death from a balcony a decade after his partner died the same way. South African Henry Badenhorst crashed through a glass canopy and landed on a waiting limousine after falling from an exclusive serviced apartment in Michelangelo… Read More Millionaire co-founder of Gaydar dating site Henry Badenhorst plunges 23 floors to his death at hotel in South Africa

North Korean soldiers shot by colleagues as he defected to South Korea

A North Korean soldier was shot by his former comrades while defecting to South Korea across the demilitarized zone, Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement Monday. The wounded soldier was evacuated from the site for emergency medical attention, the statement said, after defecting from a North Korean guard post at the Joint… Read More North Korean soldiers shot by colleagues as he defected to South Korea

Popular gossip columnist Liz Smith dies aged 94

Longtime gossip columnist Liz Smith, who started her column at the New York Daily News in 1976, has died, according to the newspaper. She was aged 94. Known affectionately as the ‘the Grand Dame of Dish’, Smith’s legendary work included a chronicle of Donald and Ivana Trump’s divorce, which made front-page news. Smith’s column, which was… Read More Popular gossip columnist Liz Smith dies aged 94

Amazon UK customers slam express delivery service over sneaky fee plus compulsory tip for driver on orders under £40

Amazon has been slammed by customers for introducing a sneaky fee of £3.99 for its same day delivery service. Under the new arrangement, customers are expected to pay £3.99 plus a £2 tip for the driver on orders under £40. Amazon customers pay an annual fee of £79 to become a member of its Prime… Read More Amazon UK customers slam express delivery service over sneaky fee plus compulsory tip for driver on orders under £40