RED-FACED Labour tonight ditched controversial plans to charge white people more to listen to Jeremy Corbyn’s speeches.
The party were offering Black and Minority Ethnic supporters a £10 discount on tickets to a rally, but the plan had sparked outrage.
Last night the pricing was blasted by the equalities watchdog
MORGAN Freeman was not about to let anyone spoil his moment at the Screen Actors Guild Awards tonight - especially not someone talking during his speech.
The actor, 80, had just stepped on stage to accept the Lifetime Achievement award when he appeared to spot someone chatting in the
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As millions of women across the country took to the streets this weekend for the 2018 Women's March, 23-year-old singer Halsey took the stage in New York City to deliver a moving speech about her experiences with sexual assault. Although written in the
SCARLETT Johansson has appeared to call out fellow actor James Franco for claiming to support victims of sexual assault while facing allegations of misconduct himself.
The Avengers actress said she had felt "rage" over the women taken advantage of in sexual assaults during a Time's Up rally for women's
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Public figures have been quick to slam Donald Trump's alleged comments about accepting people from "sh*thole countries," and one person who delivered a particularly impassioned speech in response to the news was Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey. At a Senate Judiciary
PAUL Gascoigne donated £1,000 to help a teen with cerebral palsy get a new speech machine after cruel thieves stole her computer.
The footie legend generously said last night he would donate the funds after Miya Thirlby's family launched an appeal to hunt down the equipment.
The 16-year-old schoolgirl, who also
At the 2018 Golden Globes on Jan. 7, Oprah accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Award and inspired viewers with a rousing speech about race and gender equality. As congratulatory and positive reactions began to roll in, a supportive tweet emerged from one surprising source: Ivanka Trump.
HOLLY Willoughby fought back tears on today’s This Morning as a man with a stammer read his wedding speech live on air.
Tony Robinson has been struggling with a stammer since childhood and was unable to read out his wedding speech when he tied the knot in 2016.
POPE Francis today called for peaceful talks with North Korea and insisted: "All nuclear weapons must be banned".
In his annual "state of the world" address, Francis said it was of "paramount importance to support dialogue on the Korean peninsula" in a bid to overcome "current disputes".
It comes just days
THE Queen used her Christmas Speech to praise Manchester and London for their response to the 'appalling' terror attacks in their cities this year.
During her televised address to the nation, the Queen hailed the 'powerful identities' which shone through in the face of evil.
Her Majesty also praised those
THERESA May today hails thousands of unsung heroes who will spend Christmas away from their loved ones.
In her festive message to the nation, the PM praises the “selfless acts” of the emergency services, armed forces and British aid workers helping in war-torn countries.
Vicar’s daughter Mrs May said: “Let
DONALD Trump used two hands to sip from a tiny glass of water like a toddler during a speech - and was savagely mocked on social media.
The US president used both hands to steady his drink while unveiling his new national security strategy in front of military service members
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On Dec. 4, Tim Wilson — a liberal member of Australian Parliament — proposed to his partner, Ryan Bolger. The moment, which was captured on video, occurred shortly after the country's same-sex marriage bill was introduced to the House of Representatives. According
Made In Chelsea star was furious when Amir Khan and Jamie Lomas suggested she might not be strong enough to do a trial
I’M A Celebrity fans called Georgia Toffolo a hero during tonight’s show when she stood up to her male campmates.
The Made In Chelsea star made an
DONALD Trump will be undergo a full physical exam after insisting he simply had a “dry throat” during his slurred speech on America’s policy on Israel.
The president appeared to say “God bless the United Schtates” as he drew his speech to a close, sparking concerns for his health
"B*tch" is a complicated word. While it's a term that's often reclaimed as empowering, friendly, or celebratory, "b*tch" is, at its modern roots, a slur against women that's still commonly weaponized. In 2016, "b*tch" was everywhere — particularly in relationship to Hillary Clinton, the nation's first female presidential
BRITAIN First deputy leader Jayda Fransen has been arrested by cops in London and flown to Belfast over an anti-terrorism speech made in Northern Ireland in the summer.
Ms Fransen, 31, from Penge, south east London, was arrested by Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) detectives yesterday.
In a video
KATE Winslet purposely snubbed disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein in her Oscars acceptance speech - despite being warned to thank him, the actress has revealed.
The Brit Titanic star was urged to thank powerful producer Weinstein if she won Best Actress for her role in 2008 film The Reader.
THERESA MAY’S disaster-riddled keynote speech might have won her the sympathy vote, but little else. And pity is no substitute for authority.
Everything went wrong that could go wrong at this absolutely crucial moment in Tory fortunes — from the “F” off the Tory slogan to the P45 stunt
THE TORY conference stage started to fall apart during Theresa May's speech today in one of a string of embarrassing blunders.
While the PM was speaking, one of the letters from the slogan behind her fell off.
As the speech continued, more letters fell to the ground, eventually leaving the
UNLUCKY Theresa May today had her major relaunch overshadowed by a pesky cough, a set that fell apart, and a prankster who handed her a fake P45.
The PM - who repeatedly coughed and was on the verge of losing her voice - battled her way through her keynote
THERESA May has mocked her crippling coughing fit with a tweet about her excruciating and shambolic Tory conference speech this morning.
After she was interrupted by prankster Simon Brodkin, who handed her a P45 he said Boris Johnson had given him, she broke down and lost her voice during
DAVID Davis was caught on a microphone joking it was “time to fall over” as he left the stage following his party conference speech this afternoon.
The bizarre moment might have been in reference to his Cabinet colleague Damian Green, who was filmed slipping as he left the arena
BORIS Johnson has backed Theresa May to get a “great deal” for Britain as he tried to draw a line under the damaging Cabinet row over Brexit.
But the Prime Minister risked deepening the bad feeling after she stayed away from his keynote Tory conference speech this afternoon.
THERESA MAY has said that there are NO red lines that Boris Johnson can't cross - as she refused again to say he was not "unsackable".
Dodging questions on the Foreign Secretary's future ahead of his "barnstorm" speech to conference later today, the PM insisted that she didn't want
INSTEAD of debating the future of the country at their party conference, the Tories have been distracted by Boris Johnson’s leadership ambitions. The party needs to get its mojo back, and fast.
If they do not, we discovered at Labour’s conference last week what is at stake. Because what
EU chiefs have dashed Theresa May's hopes of starting talks on post-Brexit trade now by declaring that it could be MONTHS before enough progress is made.
Even though Michel Barnier admitted that there was a "clear link" between our withdrawal chats and our future relationship, he refused to say
JEREMY CORBYN today delivered his Labour conference speech - firing up leftie activists with his vision of a Britain going back to the 70s.
He painted a picture of a party ready to take power and lead the country to a socialist nirvana - but what was he really
JEREMY Corbyn has been criticised by Jewish leaders after claiming Labour had zero tolerance on abuse but failing to mention party’s anti-Semitism row in his big conference speech.
The annual gathering of delegates in Brighton has been overshadowed by a toxic dispute sparked by vile rants at a fringe
LEFTIE firebrand Arthur Scargill has compared Theresa May to World War Two appeaser Neville Chamberlain for “betraying” Brexit voters.
The veteran of the miners’ strike said the Prime Minister should resign after committing Britain to Brussels rule until at least 2021 in her Florence speech.
He said Britain now faced