North Korea calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath' following death of Otto Warmbier

A North Korean state-run newspaper has called Donald Trump a “psychopath” and suggested the US President would be willing to launch a nuclear strike against Pyongyang to distract from America’s own domestic problems. The comments, made in an article in the official Rodong Sinmun newspaper, came after an American student who had been jailed in North Korea died following a medical evacuation. ...

Read More »

Kraftwerk 3-D at the Royal Albert Hall, London: Reconfiguring what a pop act can be – and how it can look

It is hard to conflate the reverence with which groundbreaking German electronic group Kraftwerk are held today with the reception they received when they first arrived in the UK in 1975. In the excessive age of glam and prog rock, Kraftwerk turned up to play half-full venues looking like investment bankers, creating alien music without a guitar in sight. Misunderstood, ...

Read More »

These are the key questions we need to ask about Theresa May's 'generous offer' to EU citizens

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Given that some of the issues are technically complex and politically charged – as well as likely to be an administrative nightmare – we will only know whether the UK’s offer is actually a good one when we see the detail Click here to Read from the source

Read More »

Brexit: Donald Tusk says Theresa May's offer to EU citizens will make their situation 'worse'

The European Union has torpedoed Theresa May’s proposals on the rights of 3m EU citizens in the UK after Brexit, warning it would make their situation “worse”. “The UK’s offer is below our expectations and risks worsening the situation for our citizens,” said Donald Tusk, the EU Council’s president. The critical verdict suggests the Prime Minister will have to go ...

Read More »

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny barred from standing against Vladimir Putin in election

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny can not run for presidency because of his criminal conviction, the Central Election Commission, said in a statement on Friday. “Navalny does not have passive suffrage,” said the statement, meaning he was ineligible to run for office. Mr Navalny was found guilty of embezzlement in February and given a five-year suspended prison sentence in a ...

Read More »

14 situations Brits are not equipped to deal with

‘You first, I insist’ (Picture: Getty) We Brits are, on the face of it, a smart and resourceful bunch. 40 really trivial things that make all British people want to explode with rage We’re major players on the world stage, we regularly punch above our weight, we write REALLY GOOD books and we can self-deprecate like no-one else. But it ...

Read More »

Arsenal striker to quit this summer despite Arsene Wenger’s plea for him to stay

Lucas Perez scored just one Premier League goal for Arsenal last season (Picture: Getty) Lucas Perez will ignore Arsene Wenger’s plea and force through a move away from Arsenal this summer, according to Goal. Arsene Wenger agrees to sell £25m Arsenal star to Premier League rival The Spaniard was a surprise arrival at the Emirates last summer, signed for £17 ...

Read More »

Brits can’t believe America is taking credit for ‘inventing’ the sausage roll

WTF is this mess? (Picture: Trader Joe’s) America: You went too far, and this time it’s personal. Popular supermarket Trader Joe’s (it’s where hipsters on a budget go to shop) is patting itself on the back for their new item, Puff Dogs. There, well, why don’t you read the description for yourself: ‘Hot dogs are, of course, typically served on ...

Read More »

People are growing crazy for this grossly satisfying earwax video

If you liked Dr Pimple Popper, you’ll love Dr Mark Vaughan AKA the ear wax extractor (Picture: YouTube/Auburn Medical Group) If you’re the sort of person who loves watching gross stuff, then the internet’s really had your back lately. Former NASA scientist bashes ‘bio-frequency healing stickers’ promoted by Goop There was that guy who pooed in a supermarket, the man ...

Read More »