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New Zealand just elected its youngest prime minister in 150 years

Congratulations Jacinda Ardern! (Picture: AFP/Getty Images) New Zealand has just elected its youngest prime minister in 150 years. New PM Jacinda Ardern, 37, hopes to take the country down a more liberal path after nine years of conservative rule. Teaching assistant ‘had sex with boy, 14, after inviting him to her house’ Her party, the Labour Party, was victorious in ...

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Grandmother of girl, 11, who went missing warns of Facebook game telling kids to vanish

Lynn Weatherill (pictured with granddaughter Neesha) was left racked with anxiety (Picture: MEN) The grandmother of a schoolgirl who vanished this week has issued a warning about a dangerous new Facebook craze which ‘encourages children to go missing’. Lynn Weatherill was left racked with anxiety and searched through the night to find 11-year-old Leah Taylor after she went disappeared on Monday. Hunt ...

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Teenage victim fells vile flasher ‘I’ve seen bigger things on a cocktail stick’

Ryan Giles exposed himself to a group of teenage girls (Picture: SWNS) A teenage victim of a perverted flasher told the offender: ‘I’ve seen bigger things on a cocktail stick’. Ryan Giles, 32, exposed himself to a group of schoolgirls, joggers and dog-walkers while high on cocaine. Hunt for man who threw hot liquid into train leaving passenger with burns ...

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The best holiday hacks of 2018 to make the most of your leave

Think tactically (Picture: Getty) Feeling organised? Okay, get your diary and start planning your annual leave for next year – before someone else can claim these dates. Instant Offices have helpfully worked out how you can double your holiday time with these hacks, booking off dates when you’ll already have some time off with bank holidays. You can get a ...

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Hunt for man who threw hot liquid into train leaving passenger with burns on face

British Transport Police have released this CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident (Picture: BTP) A manhunt has been launched after hot liquid was thrown onto a train, leaving a passenger with burns on their face.  Daughter of oligarch, 20, detained after five killed when Lexus ploughed into crowd The incident happened ...

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Teaching assistant ‘had sex with boy, 14, after inviting him to her house’

Alana Chasky is said to have had a sexual relationship with a pupil (Picture: Brevard County Sheriff’s Office) A teaching assistant allegedly had sex with a 14-year-old pupil at her own home after arranging for him to come over to ‘assist with his behavioural problems’. Alana Chasky, 35, apparently told the boy’s mum he must visit her so she could ...

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The $1,000 bagel might actually be worth the outrageous price tag

All over this (Picture: Westin New York) Rainbow bagels are done. Over. So 2016. Now it’s all about the $1,000 bagel. Mindful drinking is in and an alcohol-free cocktail might just be what you need The one-of-a-kind piece of dream features Alba white truffle cream cheese and goji berry-infused Riesling jelly with golden leaves. Pound for pound, the white truffle ...

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Harvey Weinstein stripped of his British Film Institute Fellowship in the wake of sexual assault allegations

Harvey Weinstein has been stripped of the BFI Fellowship he was awarded in 2002 (Picture: AP) Harvey Weinstein has been stripped of his British Film Institute Fellowship in the wake of the sexual assault and harrassment allegations against the disgraced producer. The BFI said in a statement they had taken the decision to remove the accolade – which was awarded ...

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Now Nivea’s been accused of racism over their ‘visibly fairer skin’ advert

(Picture: Instagram) Just when we were starting to get over the Dove racism scandal from the other week, Nivea had to come and inflict fresh pain on us all. For Nivea, the brand favoured by grandmas everywhere (at least my grandma), has released an advert a product which promises ‘For Visibly Fairer Skin’. Yep, the product is called Natural Fairness ...

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Frank Ocean wins defamation case against his own dad

Frank Ocean performing at the 2017 Panorama Music Festival in July (Picture: ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images) After being accused of denying him ‘future financial opportunities’, Frank Ocean has beaten a $14.5 million libel suit from his father. The Killers add Liverpool date to sold out UK tour – when and where to get tickets Frank was accused of defaming his estranged ...

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