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Love Island’s Malin Andersson announces death of baby girl after complicated birth

Love Island’s Malin Andersson announces death of baby girl after complicated birth

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DEATH: Malin announced the death of her baby girl (Pic: INSTAGRAM) After giving birth seven weeks early, Malin Andersson was asking for prayers after her baby girl was in intensive care at Great Ormond Street Hospital.She was giving her followers updates, but she’s sadly announced this morning that her baby girl has passed away.Her daughter, who she named Consy, was born on December 23, and Malin told her followers this morning, that she passed away yesterday.Sharing a photo of her daughter on Instagram, she wrote: "Completely in love with you… Related Articles “I’m so sorry I couldn’t do anymore. Go be with grandma Consy”Malin Andersson"And my mum just wanted you to be with her."Your time wasn’t ready yet, mummy loves you, I stayed with you ...
Pawel Adamowicz: Poland mourns death of stabbed Gdansk mayor

Pawel Adamowicz: Poland mourns death of stabbed Gdansk mayor

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A day of mourning is under way in Poland ahead of the funeral of Pawel Adamowicz, the mayor of Gdansk fatally stabbed at a charity event last Sunday.Large screens have been set up around St Mary's Church in the city to broadcast Saturday's funeral service.Mr Adamowicz, a liberal critic of Poland's ruling party, had served as the mayor of Gdansk for 20 years.President Andrzej Duda and European Council President Donald Tusk are among those expected to attend the ceremony. Late on Friday, a funeral procession was attended by thousands of people who followed Mr Adamowicz's coffin, which was covered in white flowers and the city's red flag, as it was driven through the city's streets. Who was Pawel Adamowicz? Mayor's murder leaves div...
Canadian's death sentence in China 'horrific', family says

Canadian's death sentence in China 'horrific', family says

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The family of a Canadian man who has been sentenced to death in China say their "worst fears" have been realised.Robert Lloyd Schellenberg was given a 15-year jail term in November but, on Monday, a court said the sentence for drug smuggling was too lenient.The ruling is likely to worsen a diplomatic row between the countries.Last month, Canada arrested a top official at the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, on a request from the United States.The detention of Ms Meng, 46, last month angered China and soured its relations with both Canada and the US.Following Schellenberg's death sentence, Canada has updated its travel advice for China, urging citizens to "exercise a high degree of caution due to the risk of arbitrary ...
The Voice star Tom Jones 'blames himself' over wife's death

The Voice star Tom Jones 'blames himself' over wife's death

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The Voice coach says he should have forced her to seek treatment much earlier. Melinda, his wife of nearly 60 years, died of lung cancer aged 75, and asked if he blamed himself, Sir Tom said: “Yes.” In an emotional interview, he told the Daily Star Sunday: “You do start to think, ‘What if I had forced her to go to the doctors?’ "Because she didn’t go. You think, ‘S***, maybe I should have said she had to’.” Tom’s world fell apart when Melinda lost her cancer battle in April, 2016. At his lowest point he convinced himself he could have done something to save her.  Related Articles “You do start to think, ‘What if I had forced her to go to the doctors?’ ”Tom JonesTom, 78, sai...
Saudis condemn US 'interference' over Khashoggi death

Saudis condemn US 'interference' over Khashoggi death

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Saudi Arabia has rejected the US Senate's conclusion that its crown prince was responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. In an unusually strong rebuke of the Senate, the kingdom said a resolution it drafted last week "contained blatant interferences" in its internal affairs and undermines its regional and international role.Saudi has continually denied that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was involved in the planning of Mr Khashoggi's death inside Istanbul's Saudi consulate in October. Image: Jamal Khashoggi was killed after going into the consulate on 2 October The kingdom has said it "categorically rejects any interference in its internal affairs, any and all accusations, in any manner, that disrespect its leadership...