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Macron warns: 'The old demons are rising again'

Macron warns: 'The old demons are rising again'

World
French President Emmanuel Macron used his speech marking Armistice Day to warn world leaders to "build hope, not fear". In front of nearly 70 heads of state, including US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, he said that nationalism is a "betrayal of patriotism".His speech at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris marked the centenary of the 1918 Armistice ending First World War, and it came before Donald Trump visited an American cemetery where he hailed US soldiers who fell during the Great War.Mr Trump and Mr Putin listened in silence as France's president used the occasion to sound a sobering warning about the fragility of peace and the dangers of nations that put themselves first. Image: Donald Trump, Angela Merkel and Vladi...
Kelly Brook unleashes curves in lingerie display: 'The new Stifler's Mom'

Kelly Brook unleashes curves in lingerie display: 'The new Stifler's Mom'

Entertainment
The Loose Women panellist and This Morning gardening expert is a brand ambassador for toiletries brand Baylis and Harding.But it's fair to say Kelly Brook, 38, somewhat overshadows the products she's advertising in the company's new Christmas advert.With the festive clip following the brunette bombshell as she gets ready to welcome guests, the once-aspiring actress creates a lather in the bathroom as she washes her hands.Rather than wearing a chunky knitted sweater around the house, Kelly — who is dating Italian model Jeremy Parisi, 33 — opted for a slinky pink robe, which exposed her plunging black bra. Related Articles Spritzing herself with perfume, Brook looked every inch the Brit beauty as she posed up a storm in front of the mirror.Having styl...
'The Bank of Mum and Dad will run dry'

'The Bank of Mum and Dad will run dry'

Business
Families will be unable to provide the extra financial support needed by their loved ones if lending from credit firms is choked off, a trade body has warned.The Consumer Credit Trade Association said its members were under pressure having been "carpet bombed" with compensation demands from claims firms.Less lending would mean people turned instead to family for loans, it said.But claims companies say that lenders would not be in trouble if they had treated customers fairly in the past. Wonga: Where have all the borrowers gone? Why Wonga ran into trouble When payday lender Wonga collapsed into administration at the end of August, it blamed the surge in compensation claims over legacy loans for its demise. The industry said at the...
'Killing Eve' actor Ken Nwosu to star in ITV's 'The Man'

'Killing Eve' actor Ken Nwosu to star in ITV's 'The Man'

Entertainment
Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Christopher Robin and Killing Eve actor Ken Nwosu is set to star in ITV's three-part, psychological drama, The Man. "Let's get it!" Nwosu tweeted after the news broke. Penned by Mike Bartlett, whose credits include Doctor Foster and The Town, the miniseries will be filmed by director Julia Ford, starting in September. "After the success of Trauma, I'm delighted to be reunited with Mike to work on The Man for ITV. Mike's created a fantastically taut, contemporary thriller about bullying. Given the current climate, it feels exactly the right time to explore something that affects so many people, all with Mike's brilliant ability to mix dark humor with intense paranoia to dramatic effect. I can't wait to see the hugely talented Ken bring Thomas to life," executive producer C...
'The bike will retire me' Tom Cruise vows to carry on riding

'The bike will retire me' Tom Cruise vows to carry on riding

Entertainment
GC RISKS: Tom Cruise filming in Paris, France, in April last year The Hollywood actor declared: “The bike will retire me, I won’t retire the bike.”He spoke out after his pal George Clooney was rushed to hospital in Italy when his scooter collided with a car.Clooney was thrown 20ft in the air before landing on the windscreen and being tossed to the ground.The former ER actor miraculously escaped with minor injuries while filming his new series Catch-22. GETTY RECOVERING: George “The bike will retire me, I won’t retire the bike.” Tom Cruise Now adrenaline junkie Cru...