IT has been another busy year in the news - with plenty of material to be ridiculed on Have I Got News For You. Heading into it's staggering 55TH series, here's all the important info about the show's return. When is Have I Got News For You next on TV? Have I Got News For You returns for its 55th series on Friday, April 6th at 9.30pm on BBC1. Jeremy Paxman will be guest hosting the episode but regular team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop will be there as always. This week, they will be joined by Steph McGovern and Josh Widdecombe. Among some of the notable guest presenters over the years have been Boris Johnson, Jeremy Clarkson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Lorraine Kelly and Anne Robinson. What is Have I Got News For You? The series is a comedy quiz show that grills celebrity contestants on the week's headlines. It was originally hosted by Angus Deaton, but since 2002 has used a different guest host each week after Deaton left the show. It launched in 1990 with team captains Paul … [Read more...] about What time does Have I Got News For You series 55 start on BBC One tonight and who’s guest hosting with Paul Merton and Ian Hislop?
A suspect opened fire at YouTube’s headquarters near San Francisco on Tuesday, sending employees scrambling into the street and at least four casualties to local hospitals, Reuters reported. The shooter, a woman, was “down” at the scene, NBC News reported. Reuters could not immediately confirm that report. Lisa Kim, a spokeswoman for Stanford Health Care, said the hospital was receiving between four to five patients from the shooting incident at the offices of YouTube, which is owned by Alphabet Inc’s Google. Employees who evacuated the YouTube office and nearby buildings huddled under trees in parking lots. A YouTube product manager, Todd Sherman, described on his Twitter feed hearing people running, first thinking it was an earthquake before he was told that a person had a gun. “At that point every new person I saw was a potential shooter. Someone else said that the person shot out the back doors and then shot themselves,” Sherman said on Twitter. … [Read more...] about News.Az — Your Window to the RegionShots fired at YouTube offices in California, casualties reported
Russian President Vladimir Putin has talked to his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron over the phone, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, but did not provide any details of the conversation. "The president is working in Moscow today; a telephone conversation with Macron recently ended," Peskov said. The spokesman promised to inform mass media on the details of the conversation later, because "time is needed to formulate [the message]," TASS reported. News.Az … [Read more...] about News.Az — Your Window to the RegionPutin and French president talk over phone
Azerbaijan’s president Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on issuing money to the Ministry of Education for the modular school project to cover the Aghstafa, Dashkasan, Gedabek, Goygol, Tovuz and Shamkir districts of the country. AZN 4.46 mln will be issued from State Budget 2018 for construction of 15 modular schools for 756 pupils, abc.az reports. The financing has been allocated within the framework of state investments (investment expenses) for 2018 as part of additional measures for development of education infrastructure. News.Az … [Read more...] about News.Az — Your Window to the RegionFunds allocated for construction of modular schools in Azerbaijan
Mr. Murray posted a tweet on April 5 complaining that his interview wasn’t rebroadcast on the channel or uploaded to Sky’s on-demand platform. Kay Burley, a newsreader and presenter for the news channel, responded to his tweet, claiming that they decided not to give the interview a larger platform because it wasn’t interesting. Oh Craig, maybe you just weren’t that interesting. Sorry buddy https://t.co/NbCspdMUDF — Kay Burley (@KayBurley) April 5, 2018 Twitter users branded Sky News’ decision to not rebroadcast or make a copy of the interview available for reviewing by the public as censorship and lambasted Burley for being unnecessarily rude. Others vowed to cancel their subscriptions in light of this alleged censorship by Sky, and Kay Burley’s unprofessionalism. Mr. Murray has repeatedly cast doubt over Russia’s involvement in the poisoning … [Read more...] about ‘Censorship Isn’t Cute:’ Sky News Slammed for ‘Binning’ Skripal Interview