Human Interest

By benim
In Europe
Mar 6th, 2011
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The Met is struggling to meet the cost of security for the wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton because thousands of officers will earn double time for working on a bank holiday. It’s estimated the event will now cost as much as £20m, which dwarfs the £7.4m price of security at the...
By benim
In Canada
Mar 4th, 2011
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Most people look travel-worn by the time they embark off of a long haul flight and would hate nothing more than having their photograph taken. But not Lady Gaga – she got off of her private jet today in Canada and went straight into a photo shoot on the tarmac. The camera-ready singer had just ...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 22nd, 2011
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Lagos – A Nigerian ex-convict has excreted 65 wraps of cocaine and heroin he had ingested with the aim of trafficking them to Australia, the anti-drug agency said on Tuesday. “The drug convict, Dunu Chukwunyere Enoch, was nabbed on February 16 2011 and has been under observation but compl...
By benim
In Europe
Feb 20th, 2011
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Prince William and Kate Middleton have invited 1900 guests to their wedding in April, palace officials said on Sunday, filling Westminster Abbey with a vast array of royals, diplomats, family and friends. Gilded invitations issued in the name of Queen Elizabeth II were sent out by post on Wednesday a...
By benim
In Europe
Feb 11th, 2011
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The yes campaign in the referendum on introducing the alternative vote for Westminster elections is planning to capitalise on the royal wedding, six days earlier, by arguing that it is “a time to be optimistic and say yes”. Campaigners for change have been struggling with the impact of Pr...
By benim
In World Entertainment
Jan 26th, 2011
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The engagement was announced on Twitter and Facebook. So perhaps it was fitting that Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding guests should receive a save-the-date letter from the Queen by fax. Although more traditional gold-embossed, handwritten invitations will be sent to 1,800 guests by the Lor...
By benim
In Europe
Jan 25th, 2011
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Mrs Windsor-to-be Kate Middleton has left her job at her family’s online party supplies firm to prepare for her wedding to Prince William, a royal aide has confirmed. The future princess quit as Party Pieces’ project manager to ‘concentrate full-time on preparing to become a member ...
By benim
In Europe
Jan 23rd, 2011
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Eight months after she was caught trying to sell access to her former husband for £500,000, the Duchess of York is on the verge of a shock return to the Royal fold with an invitation to the Royal wedding. I’m told Prince William and Kate Middleton will invite Sarah Ferguson, who has been persona non ...
By benim
In Article
Jan 21st, 2011
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Under a hot sun, boys herd goats in search of green grass. In a nearby plot a couple weed a crop of maize. The ceremony and fanfare that surrounded the visit of Madonna in 2009 now seems very distant. It was here in the village of Chinkhota in southern Malawi that the pop superstar broke […]...
By benim
In World Entertainment
Jan 20th, 2011
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As the owner of her own clothing store it is unsurprising that Kim Kardashian has a large selection of clothes to choose from. But the reality starlet took her wardrobe choices to another level yesterday as she unveiled not just one but five different outfits as she criss-crossed New York promoting h...