Woman groped on Italian TV in 'prank' despite repeatedly telling man to stop

An Italian television show has broadcast footage of a male backing dancer groping a female pop star as a ‘prank’, sparking outrage. In an unsettling video of the incident, former Eurovision contestant Emma Marrone can be seen repeatedly telling the man to stop touching her, as he touches her over and over again during rehearsals for a TV talent show. After the clip ...

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Barack Obama says Obamacare is more popular than Trump in first attack on president

Barack Obama and Donald Trump have had something of a testy relationship since the New York businessman assumed the presidency. He notoriously accused his predecessor of wiretapping him, something Mr Obama denied. Mr Obama has largely kept his silence. But the 44th president poked fun at the 45th at a private event this week, when he contrasted Mr Trump’s popularity ...

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Theresa May's 'poisonous propaganda' about immigrants fuels violent hate crime, says Tim Farron

Tim Farron has accused Theresa May of peddling “poisonous propaganda” about immigrants that leads directly to hate crimes, as he condemned the Prime Minister’s focus on limiting the number of people entering Britain from overseas.  In an exclusive interview with The Independent, the leader of the Liberal Democrats said Ms May was “playing the immigration card” at the general election by sticking ...

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Isle of Wight MP steps down after 'gay danger remark'

An MP is standing down after reportedly telling students that homosexuality was “wrong” and “dangerous to society”. Andrew Turner, the Conservative MP for the Isle of Wight, was said to have made the remarks on a visit to a college in Newport. They were quickly posted on social media by one of the students, Esther Poucher, 16, who expressed “outrage”. ...

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Dr Dre sends good luck message to delighted Anthony Joshua via Skype

Anthony Joshua loves Beats headphones (Picture: Getty) Anthony Joshua was given a welcome boost ahead of his fight with Wladimir Klitschko as Dr Dre sent the British boxer a good luck message. Watch: Bellew and Wilder separated during heated exchange at Joshua vs Klitschko weigh in The legendary rapper Skyped Joshua on Thursday and was full of praise for the young ...

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Football hooligan jailed for trying to attack Crystal Palace’s eagle mascot

Kayla was the target of a hooligan’s attack (Picture: SWNS) A Charlton Athletic fan who tried to punch Crystal Palace’s mascot, a bald eagle named Kayla, has been jailed for 21 months. Daniel Boylett was one of four men convicted over violent scenes at a Capital One Cup match between the two sides in September 2015. Ed Balls tweeted about ...

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Man Utd injury crisis: I can play against Swansea, jokes Jose Mourinho

Mourinho was in a light-hearted mood at his press conference on Friday (Picture: BBC Sport) Manchester United are enduring an injury crisis so bad that manager Jose Mourinho has joked about playing himself against Swansea on Sunday. The Portuguese did not enjoy a glittering playing career but suggested in a press conference on Friday that he could be strapping on his ...

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Dele Alli impact for Tottenham revealed with impressive stats ahead of Arsenal clash

Dele Alli looks a genuine world class player in the making (Picture: Getty) Dele Alli has already been recognised for his amazing contribution to Tottenham this season by winning the PFA Young Player of the Year, and a breakdown of his key stats show he eclipses Arsenal duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil as the most valuable player in north ...

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Tony Bellew and Deontay Wilder clash in heated exchange at Anthony Joshua weigh in

Tony Bellew will be ringside on Saturday night (Picture: Getty) Tony Bellew and Deontay Wilder were separated at the Anthony Joshua weigh in before a real fight could break out. Video: Giddy Anthony Joshua skypes with legendary rapper Dr Dre ahead of Klitschko fight The two fighters have been in talks over a potential title bout in the near future ...

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Make sure you don’t fall victim to these fake CPS emails

The Crime Prosecution Service (CPS) is urging people not to respond to emails sent by fraudsters pretending to be them. The new scam involves people receiving emails claiming they have committed a traffic offence, and requesting they pay a fine. Ed Balls tweeted about Ed Balls Day and it was fabulous Anyone who receives the email should delete it and not ...

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