Man arrested over the murder of teenager Jodie Chesney

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Jodie Chesney. The 17-year-old was stabbed to death in a random and unprovoked attack as she sat with her boyfriend and three other friends in a park in Harold Hill. The suspect has been held in Leicester after the teenager was killed on Friday […]

Kylie Jenner becomes world’s youngest billionaire

Kylie Jenner has become the world’s youngest self-made billionaire. The reality TV star, 21, reached the milestone earlier than Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg who became a billionaire aged 23. The youngest Kardashian family member made her fortune from her best-selling cosmetics business. She founded and owns Kylie Cosmetics, which was founded in 2015 and is […]

Royals mark Charles’ 50 years as Prince of Wales

Meghan and Kate have made a rare joint appearance at a lavish party to honour Prince Charles. The Duchesses of Cambridge and Sussex came together for their first joint engagement since Christmas Day. Kate, 37, and Meghan, also 37, attended a reception in Buckingham Palace thrown by the Queen to mark the 50th anniversary of […]

Residents evacuated after gas explosion in Qawra

More than 20 residents – including a baby – have been evacuated from their homes after an explosion in Qawra. Fire crews were called to a pastizzi shop in Tourists Street at around 6am on Tuesday after the suspected gas blast. A number of pets were also removed from flats above the food outlet for […]

Gap to close more than 200 stores worldwide

High street clothing chain Gap is closing more than 200 stores as part of a worldwide restructuring programme. The retailer’s San Francisco-based parent company, Gap Inc, is splitting into two companies, one of which will consist of the eponymous brand and others including Banana Republic. A second company will solely house its Old Navy brand, […]

Hillary Clinton rules out running for US president in 2020

Hillary Clinton has ruled out running for the White House in 2020. But the former US secretary of state vowed she is ‘not going anywhere’. The former first lady ruled out another campaign during an interview with New York TV station News12 . Mrs Clinton, who lost the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump, said: […]