5,000 women could be in line for payouts ‘similar to a lottery win’ over underpaid pensions scandal 

5,000 women could be in line for payouts ‘similar to a lottery win’ over underpaid pensions scandal Government sent thousands of letters to women who were underpaid pensions  Sir Steve Webb has said 5,159 of them could be owed an average of £45,000 They should contact the Department for Work and Pensions as soon as … Read more

Covid-19 UK: UK’s Covid outbreak is now in a similar position as it was in JULY

Boris Johnson today faced fresh calls to speed up lockdown easing plans as even more data showed England’s coronavirus outbreak is still in retreat, with cases now at levels not seen since last summer. Experts tracking the spread of Covid claim the country is still in a similar position as it was in July, when … Read more

French ISIS bride undergoes makeover similar to Shamima Begum

A notorious French ISIS jihadi bride has undergone a dramatic makeover at a Kurdish prison camp in Syria – and now wears near-identical clothes to Shamima Begum.  Emilie Konig, 36, was pictured in her new westernised garb at the al-Roj camp in northern Syria in recent days – the same camp where Begum is being … Read more

Can you tell the difference between Aldi’s new baby range and similar items twice the price?

Aldi unveils its latest baby and toddler range with pieces that look like John Lewis and Mothercare but cost as little as £1 – so, can YOU tell them apart? Aldi’s bargain baby range is now available online and in stores around the UK  It includes nursery furniture, strollers, children’s books, nappies and clothing  Items … Read more

Most people can’t tell the difference between screams of joy and fear because they sound similar

Hearing a scream can be pretty scary, especially if you don’t know why it was made. Psychologists at Emory University asked subjects to listen to Hollywood movie clips and determine the emotion behind 30 different cinematic shrieks.  They found humans are actually pretty good at differentiating the causes of different kinds of screams—like anger, pain … Read more

Now it’s ‘Shop Out to Help Out’: Business call for scheme similar to last year’s restaurant discount

Now it’s ‘Shop Out to Help Out’: Business call for scheme similar to last year’s restaurant discount drive to encourage shoppers back to the High Street as Covid restrictions are eased Save the Street is campaign group backed by Mary Portas and Charlotte Tilbury  Shop Out to Help Out would give customers 50% off independent … Read more

Facial reconstruction of King Tutankhamen’s father shows he had similar features to his son

The face of King Tutankhamen’s father has been seen some 12,000 years after death, which shows the pair are surely related. Scientists used a skull discovered in the Valley of the Kings nearly 100 years ago to piece together the look of Pharaoh Akhenaten who ruled from 1353BC to 1335 BC. The digital image shows … Read more

Models Georgia Fowler and Montana Cox stun in similar ensembles at a Veuve Clicquot event in Sydney

There was no shortage of models at the Veuve Clicquot celebration event in Sydney on Wednesday, but Georgia Fowler and Montana Cox stood out from the pack. The models stepped out in strikingly similar ensembles to celebrate the Champagne company’s partnership with renowned Japanese artist, Yayoi Kusama. Both Georgia, 28, and Montana opted for red, white and … Read more

Gangs grooming six-year-olds to steal from cars in similar tactics to county lines drug runners 

Gangs are grooming six-year-old children to steal from cars in similar tactics to county lines drug runners Children as young as six are caught stealing from cars by organised crime gangs Vehicle crime study in the UK showed 39,635 offences committed by children  Around 40 per cent of those were carried out by children aged … Read more

Atheists do have a moral compass similar to religious individuals, study reveals

Are atheists immoral because they don’t believe in God? It’s a commonly held stereotype, but a new study suggests they’re no less principled than religious people. Researchers found non-believers and believers shared similar views on fairness and not hurting people. But the atheists didn’t see values that supported unity, like loyalty and respect for authority, … Read more