Third resignation from Scots abuse inquiry

A third senior figure on the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry has resigned. Glenn Houston, who was the only original panel member, cited personal reasons for his departure. He remained on the inquiry team last year after the resignation of the chairwoman, Susan O’Brien QC, and panel member Michael Lamb. One survivors’ group said it was “indicative of a crisis” in ...

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This ‘health-guru’ started dissing pizza online and it all kicked off on Twitter

(Picture: Getty/ Metro) What is it about pizza that makes it so special? Maybe it’s the deliciously crunchy base. Or the juicy cheesy topping. And let’s not forget the delectably crisp crust. Altogether, it’s a king of foods. What is Fairtrade? There’s not a person in their right mind who doesn’t like a slab of pizza, in all its oily ...

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Liverpool keep tabs on West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang

Pedro Obiang is on Liverpool’s radar. (AMA/Getty Images) Liverpool are keeping tabs on West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports. The Sun claim that the 24-year-old is on Jurgen Klopp’s radar after impressing the German with his performances for the Hammers this season. Liverpool are looking to strengthen their options in defensive midfield but ...

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Serge Gnabry tweet shows he’s still Arsenal through and through

Serge Gnabry enjoyed Arsenal’s win over Sutton (Picture: Getty) Arsenal reject Serge Gnabry showed his old club are still very much close to his heart as he enjoyed their FA Cup win over Sutton. Manchester United star makes surprise return to training ahead of EFL Cup final The Germany international, who left the Emirates Stadium for a summer switch to ...

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The world is ending in 2017 – and earthquakes (and dead bees) prove it, Christians claim

Getty We have some good news, and some bad news: the good news is that you probably won’t need to bother with Christmas presents this year. Storm Doris to hit Britain this week with strong winds and heavy snow The bad news is that the world is about to end in fire… as God comes back to kick the hell ...

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BBC to examine sound levels on new drama SS-GB amid complaints of ‘mumbling’

SS-GB attracted a string of complaints over its sound (Picture: BBC) The BBC has said it will take another look at the sound levels on its new drama SS-GB after receiving a string of complaints about the ‘mumbled’ dialogue. According to the BBC’s news website, more than 100 irate viewers had complained to the Beeb within 24 hours of the ...

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Drugs ‘might actually make you more creative’, study suggests

picture: getty – Credit: MylesGoode A lot of rockers and artists have bought into the idea that taking drugs ‘makes you more creative’ – but they tend to be the ones who don’t live to see their 28th birthdays. Storm Doris to hit Britain this week with strong winds and heavy snow But can smoking weed or dropping acid actually ignite ...

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New app lets you know where sex crimes have happened before

This new app, called Mimamotchi, tells you when you’re about to enter an area where a sex crime has been committed. (Picture: Apple iTunes) You’re heading home from a night out and you’re faced with a shortcut route down an alley. It looks a little dodgy – do you take it? Well this new app, though it may not guarantee safety, ...

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Radioactive particles are detected in the air across Europe – and scientists are baffled

(Picture: Reuters) Fears of a secret nuclear test or an unreported nuclear accident have been stoked after radioactive particles have been detected in the air across Europe. Storm Doris to hit Britain this week with strong winds and heavy snow The levels of radioactive chemical Iodine-131 are very low, and pose no threat to humans – but scientists have yet ...

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Secret Nazi code kept hidden by ‘milk’ and ‘vegan agenda’

Disturbing (Picture: Getty Images/Myles Goode) You may have noticed neo-Nazis getting really, really into milk lately. For the last few weeks, white supremacists have been proudly declaring that they’re ‘lactose tolerant’, and are adding ‘glass of milk’ emojis into their Twitter names. For example Richard Spencer, who is most famous for getting punched in the face, has replaced the ‘Pepe the ...

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