Stacey Solomon enjoys first dip in new swimming pool despite pouring rain

Aug 18, 2022

Stacey Solomon finally had the chance to take a first dip in her swimming pool after it was recently completed. The Loose Women star, 32, told her fans that her last few mornings have been spent by the poolside, which she is feeling extra grateful for. Taking to her Story, she posted a video of her daughter Rose enjoying some time in the water with her brothers, as she relaxed on a floating canopy. Stacey revealed it has been pouring down with rain and it’s been hard to keep the boys out of t ...read more

Esteghlal FC’s manager Farhad Majidi joins UAE’s Ittihad Kalba

Aug 18, 2022

Iran’s Esteghlal FC’s manager Farhad Majidi has signed a contract with Emirati football club Ittihad Kalba to lead the team in the Persian Gulf country’s soccer league. Ittihad Kalba said in a statement that they had been keeping an eye on Majidi since March and that they made a final decision to sign a contract with him. The Emirati club published a photo of Majdi on its website with a caption reading “Welcome to the Castle of Tiger!” A spokesman for Ittihad Kalba said Majidi has a ...read more

Met police did not consult us on children’s data project, say youth violence experts

Aug 18, 2022

Youth violence experts have said they had no involvement with a police scheme that collects children’s personal data, despite the Met claiming to have consulted them. Project Alpha, involving more than 30 staff and launched in 2019 with Home Office funding, scours social media sites looking at drill music videos and other content. It has prompted concerns about racial profiling and potential privacy violations. The Met has claimed that it approached a range of organisations as part of ...read more

NPFL: Plateau United pile pressure on Rivers United

Aug 18, 2022

Plateau United revived their hopes of winning a second Nigeria Professional Football League title after a hard-fought 1-0 win against Kano Pillars in Jos on Sunday. Jesse Akila netted the decisive goal seven minutes before the break. Fidelis Ilechukwu’s side reduced the gap between them and leaders Rivers United to seven points. Rivers United went down to a 1-0 defeat to Wikki Tourists in Bauchi. Manu Garba scored the decisive goal for Wikki Tourists in the 14th minute. In Ikenne, Remo Stars ...read more

At least 49 dead and more than 100 injured after huge fire causes multiple blasts at container depot

Aug 18, 2022

At least 49 people have died and more than 100 are injured after a huge fire swept through a container depot in Bangladesh. The blaze triggered multiple explosions when it broke out on Saturday night in the southeastern town of Sitakunda. Firefighters have been struggling to get the flames under control after blasts went off in a container full of chemicals. The explosions shook the neighbourhood, shattering the windows of houses more than two miles away. Image: An injured victim is brou ...read more