Fury as education regulator tells universities marking students down for bad spelling is ELITIST

Fury as education regulator tells universities that marking students down for bad spelling is ELITIST Academics have been told that insisting on good written English discriminates  Some universities have been adopting so-called ‘inclusive assessment’ systems Regulator wants to reduce gap between white and black student attainment rate  By Julie Henry For The Mail On Sunday … Read more

Anti-social lockdown: Bad behaviour affected a million more in the last year

Anti-social lockdown: Bad behaviour affected a million more in the last year as two-fifths of Britons suffered problems such as noise, damage to property and verbal abuse Two-fifths of Britons experienced anti-social behaviour over the past year Number of people suffering from noise jumped 5.5million in past decade Crime figures show every part of England and … Read more

Frankie Bridge reveals she’s having ‘bad withdrawals’ from her antidepressants

Frankie Bridge has revealed that she’s been having ‘really bad withdrawals’ from her antidepressants. The Saturdays star, 32, explained that she forgot to order more medication and because of the Bank Holiday weekend has been unable to get any until Wednesday.  Speaking candidly on Instagram Stories about how she was holding up after ‘5 or … Read more

Russian Lord of The Rings movie from 1991 reappears on YouTube with hilariously bad special effects

A hilariously bad Soviet TV adaptation of The Lord of the Rings made in 1991 has reappeared on YouTube, years after it was thought to have been lost. Khranietli, based on the first volume in the trilogy by JRR Tolkien, was a made-for-TV film complete with terrible special effects, bizarre costumes and low budget production. … Read more

Actress Bec Hewitt wants to ‘push herself’ with a ‘bad girl’ TV comeback

Actress Bec Hewitt wants to ‘push herself’ with a ‘bad girl’ TV comeback on Australian screens – and isn’t ruling out a return to Home And Away By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:37 BST, 5 April 2021 | Updated: 05:08 BST, 5 April 2021 It’s been more than 15 years since Bec … Read more

Women find bad smells more disgusting in the second half of their monthly cycle, study suggests

Women are more disgusted by smells in the second half of their menstrual cycle because their immune system is suppressed and they are more at risk of infection, study finds Jagiellonian University Medical School in Krakow scientists surveyed 93 women Found women were more disgusted in the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle Researchers say … Read more

Woodford administrators accused of of throwing ‘good money after bad’

Woodford Equity Income investors accuse fund administrators of throwing ‘good money after bad’ after cash is diverted into struggling US firm By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 21:56 BST, 31 March 2021 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 31 March 2021 The Woodford Equity Income Fund is being wound up following Neil Woodford’s fall from … Read more

Lucasfilm unveils action-packed trailer for Disney+ Clone Wars spin-off Star Wars: The Bad Batch

Lucasfilm unveils first action-packed trailer for Disney+ Clone Wars spin-off Star Wars: The Bad Batch By Cassie Carpenter For Dailymail.com Published: 18:32 BST, 30 March 2021 | Updated: 18:32 BST, 30 March 2021 On Tuesday, Lucasfilm unveiled the first trailer for its animated Clone Wars spin-off Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which premieres May 4 … Read more

Straight-talking takeaway boss hits back at bad online reviews in hilarious fashion

A straight-talking takeaway boss has won praise for hitting back at bad online reviews in a hilarious fashion. Alice Cheung, 50, runs Oriental Express in Leeds, which, despite its five star rating on Just Eat, still attracts the occasional complaint. But the restaurant owner is more than ready to put angry punters in their place.  … Read more