Legendary Dire Straits guitarist died aged 68 with cause of death not confirmed

Jack Sonni dead at 68: Dire Straits’ ‘other guitarist’ dies as band pays tribute Dire Straits guitarist Jack Sonni has died, the rock ‘n’ roll band has revealed. Sonni’s death was announced by the group in a heartbreaking post online. Sonni, 68, was known as “the other guitarist” during the London band’s Brothers in Arms … Read more

Hundreds of job losses at Wilko confirmed as rescue bid collapses

Hundreds of job losses at Wilko have been confirmed after a bid to buy the entire business fell through. Administrators PwC said 269 roles in the chain’s support centre would be made redundant, along with 14 roles at a Wilko subsidiary. It said further redundancies across the two distribution centres would be announced from early … Read more

Rumours of brutal prison attack on Lucy Letby confirmed as false

Rumours have been sweeping social media that killer nurse Lucy Letby was brutally attacked in prison. This has been confirmed as fake news by the Ministry of Justice. Letby, who was found guilty of seven counts of murder and six counts of attempted murder, is currently in HMP Low Newton in Durham. The 33-year-old from … Read more

Interim Jackson, MS, police chief officially confirmed as department’s head

The man who’s been serving as interim police chief in Mississippi’s capital was chosen Tuesday to fill the seat on a permanent basis. The Jackson City Council vote unanimously Tuesday to approve Joseph Wade as the city’s new police chief. He had been serving as interim chief since June 1 when former chief James Davis … Read more

Canada’s first case of new COVID variant confirmed in B.C.

B.C. health officials have confirmed a case of the BA.2.86 strain of SARS-Cov-2, the first such infection to be detected in Canada. The COVID-19 variant was recently added to the World Health Organization’s list of variants under monitoring.  While it is not currently driving the ongoing uptick in infections in Europe, the … Read more

Tottenham XI vs Fulham: Predicted lineup and confirmed team news

The Spurs manager has been praised for the manner in which he has turned things around so quickly but could now stray from the personnel he’s been using in Premier League action as the team turns their focus to the domestic cups. It seems unlikely Destiny Udogie will be risked after coming off against Bournemouth … Read more

The next superstar for ITV’s An Audience With after Adele has been confirmed…

An audience with Kylie Minogue is happening (Picture: David Fisher/REX/Shutterstock for Global) It’s happening. After Adele had us all weeping with her night at the London Palladium the next An Audience With will be with… Kylie Minogue. The ultimate superstar has had one of the most extraordinary careers, continually breaking the mold of pop like … Read more

Liverpool XI vs Newcastle: Starting lineup and confirmed team news

L iverpool make two changes to their starting lineup for today’s high-profile Premier League clash with Newcastle. Joel Matip comes into the heart of defence to replace the injured Ibrahima Konate, while new £16million signing from Stuttgart Wataru Endo makes his maiden Reds start in midfield, with Diogo Jota dropping to the bench. Trent Alexander-Arnold … Read more

Russia says it confirmed Wagner leader Prigozhin died in a plane crash – Times of India

MOSCOW: Russia’s Investigative Committee said Sunday that it has confirmed that Yevgeny Prigozhin, founder of the mercenary group Wagner, was killed in a plane crash. Committee spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko said in a statement that forensic testing identified all 10 bodies recovered at the site of Wednesday’s crash and the findings “conform to the manifest” of … Read more

Russia says it has confirmed Yevgeny Prigozhin died in last week’s plane crash

A portrait of the owner of private military company Wagner Group Yevgeny Prigozhin lays at an informal street memorial near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2023. Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP hide caption toggle caption Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP A portrait of the owner of private military company Wagner Group Yevgeny Prigozhin lays at an informal street … Read more

Wagner Mercenary Chief’s Death In Plane Crash Confirmed By Russia

Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin was on board a plane that crashed last week. Moscow: The death of Yevgeny Prigozhin, head of the Wagner paramilitary group, following a plane crash on Wednesday has been confirmed by formal genetic analysis, Russia’s Investigative Committee said Sunday. “Molecular-genetic examinations have been completed as part of the investigation into the … Read more