As coronavirus restrictions ease further Ian King speaks to Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary about foreign travel restarting under the government’s traffic light system. Plus, hear from the managing director of Odeon Cinemas, Carol Welch, about the future of the big screen. And Sunny Jouhal, general manager of the lastminute.com London Eye, joins the show to
US telecoms giant AT&T is to spin off its media assets including Game of Thrones maker HBO in a $43bn deal with lifestyle TV company Discovery. The deal will create a standalone business which will also include AT&T’s Warner Bros film studios – maker of the Batman and Harry Potter franchises – and CNN –
A deadly cyclone is bearing down on India’s western coast, as authorities scramble to evacuate hundreds of thousands of people. Cyclone Tauktae, which has already killed six people in southern parts of the COVID-ravaged country, was expected to make landfall on Monday evening in Gujarat state with winds of up to 109 miles per hour.
6:00 AM ET FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — A look at what’s happening around the New York Jets: 1. Wilson vs. Darnold: Zach Wilson‘s NFL debut will be off-Broadway in location only. In terms of theater, his Week 1 road showdown against predecessor Sam Darnold is worth a neon marquee. While Jets-Carolina Panthers is being billed
The proportion of people working from home (WFH) more than doubled last year as coronavirus crisis rules tore through UK workplaces, according to official figures. The data, compiled from a survey by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), showed 25.9% – or 8.4 million people – were completing duties from their place of residence at
Australia’s oldest man has revealed some of his secrets for long life – including eating chicken brains. Dexter Kruger, a former rancher and vet, is 111 years and 124 days old and told the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC) a weekly poultry delicacy had contributed to his longevity. Image: Dexter Kruger is a former rancher and
7:15 PM ET Associated Press FRISCO, Texas — Eric Schmid threw for three touchdowns, including a 10-yarder to Ife Adeyi with 16 seconds left, and Sam Houston State wrapped the longest and most unusual college football season with its first FCS national title, beating top-seeded South Dakota State 23-21 on a rain-drenched Sunday. Jequez Ezzard
Blood Moon 2021 is set to appear on May 26. Commonly known as total lunar eclipse or purna chandra grahan in Hindi, a Blood Moon appears when the Moon moves into the Earth’s shadow and reflects a reddish colour light in the sky. The first — and the last — Blood Moon of 2021 will
Prince Harry is facing a backlash from US first amendment campaigners after he called the constitutional rule “bonkers”. The duke was speaking to actor Dax Shepherd and producer Monica Padman on the Armchair Expert podcast. He seemed to criticise the amendment – the right to free speech – saying: “I’ve got so much I want
G7 countries should donate excess supplies to the global vaccine-sharing scheme as “a minimum, essential” measure, UNICEF has said, to plug an “emergency” gap triggered by a drop-off in Indian exports. The COVAX scheme relies heavily on doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India (SII), which are produced for
A 16-year-old boy from Pune, Maharashtra, has created one of the most beautiful and detailed three-dimensional images of the Moon by compositing 50,000 images. Prathamesh Jaju, who describes himself as an amateur astronomer and astrophotographer, said the massive number of images (over 186GB data) he had to work with almost killed his laptop while processing.
Three-quarters of a million people across the world are dying each year because they are working long hours, a major study has found. Researchers from the World Health Organization estimate that in 2016, some 745,000 people died from strokes and heart disease associated with working 55 hours or more a week – nearly 30% more
Sky is launching a new writing fellowship with Netflix alongside screenwriter Bisha K Ali, to support talent from under-represented communities The programme has begun accepting applications, and will give those involved the chance to get writing experience at Netflix or Sky, and gain their first TV credits. There will also be a bursary awarded, and
A government minister has said he did not approve of moves to break from government guidelines on the rollout of vaccines in areas where the Indian variant has been found – as London’s mayor called for more flexibility. Asked whether he approved of authorities in Bolton vaccinating “anyone who wants it”, Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng
The female acting chair of Playtech, the London-listed gambling software developer, is facing a protest vote at its AGM next week over the number of women in its boardroom. Sky News has learnt that Glass Lewis, a major proxy adviser, has urged shareholders to oppose the re-election of Claire Milne to its board because it
12:35 AM ET ESPN News Services Making his first appearance after missing the entire NHL regular season with a hip injury, Tampa Bay right winger Nikita Kucherov scored two power-play goals Sunday night to help the defending champion Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 5-4 in Game 1 of their playoff series. Kucherov had surgery on