"I made it clear that I would always listen carefully to any new and material evidence. The world of social media doubtless has very many benefits but one of its pitfalls, I suggest, is that when cases such as this go viral, the watching world feels entitled to express opinions, whether or not they are evidence-based. … [Read more...] about Charlie Gard’s mum says he won’t live to see his 1st birthday as parents END court battle to save son and blame Great Ormond St for not letting him fly to US for treatment
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‘I will hold them accountable’ – President Emmanuel Macron, visiting Beirut, has promised aid for the shattered city from France and the world but demanded a “new political deal” from Lebanon’s leaders and pledged to press them hard for change. “I am going to talk to them … I will hold them accountable,” Macron said. Anger at Lebanon’s leaders has boiled over since the blast, blamed on 2,750 tons of highly explosive ammonium nitrate stored carelessly in a warehouse for years. Lebanese security forces meanwhile clashed with anti-government demonstrators in a ravaged street leading to parliament. Tuesday’s blast killed nearly 150 people, wounded at least 5,000 and destroyed entire districts of the capital. More bodies are expected to be retrieved in ongoing search and rescue operations. … [Read more...] about Friday briefing: Vulnerable children left in filthy cells, says custody monitor
Striker: Teemu Pukki (Norwich City) Picked up on a free, Pukki – an unselfish, persistent and clever forward – represents the signing of the season. The Finn scored 29 goals to take the golden boot ahead of Billy Sharp, Che Adams and Neal Maupay, all of whom also shone. … [Read more...] about Who makes our Football League teams of the season for 2018-19?
“I’m delighted with the endeavour but endeavour alone is not enough. We lacked a little bit of quality,” said O’Neill, who insisted he can lead the Irish to qualification for Euro 2020, especially if players such as Seamus Coleman and Robbie Brady return from injuries, adding that he continually reviews his abilities and remains convinced he will plot a successful path forward. … [Read more...] about Harry Wilson’s superb free-kick gives Wales win over Republic of Ireland
“And I also want to say a huge thank you to Aston Villa for giving me the opportunity to play at such a big club and captain it throughout the 2017-18 season. It was a privilege to represent such a renowned football club with great fans. I look forward to the next chapter in my life and the challenges ahead.” … [Read more...] about John Terry announces retirement from playing amid Aston Villa links