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Single Brad, Bridget Jones and royal jokes in front of William: 12 stand out BAFTA moments

Single Brad, Bridget Jones and royal jokes in front of William: 12 stand out BAFTA moments

Entertainment
The BAFTAs were nearly overshadowed by a diversity row thanks to the all-white acting line-up and lack of female directors - but there were plenty of other talking points on the night.There were tears and laughter at the 73rd British Academy Film Awards, hosted by Graham Norton at the iconic Royal Albert Hall. As 1917 swept the board, we take a look at some of the best moments of the night.Like mother like daughterHistory came full-circle for best supporting actress BAFTA winner Laura Dern, who took us back to her childhood in her acceptance speech. Advertisement Image: Laura Dern took best supporting actress for her role in Marriage Story Dern ...
Kerry Katona’s ex George Kay died ‘eating cocaine in front of shocked Holiday Inn staff’

Kerry Katona’s ex George Kay died ‘eating cocaine in front of shocked Holiday Inn staff’

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Kerry Katona's ex-husband George Kay's death on July 6 is now being investigated by a police watchdog as shocking details emerge.George died after "eating a quantity of cocaine" in front of Holiday Inn staff in Sutton Weaver, Runcorn, Cheshire, according to the Liverpool Echo.A source claims George had been acting erratically on the Friday night and refused to go back to his room, leading to staff calling the police.Police arrived at the hotel at 9.54pm, but reportedly left after he agreed to return to his room. Related Articles George was said to have been seen "eating" a large amount of suspected cocaine at around 10am the next morning, with staff going to check on his well-being.Sources claim Mr Kay quickly became extremely unwell and both Cheshire Police and the North West Ambulance...
Huawei: ‘We stand naked in front of the world’

Huawei: ‘We stand naked in front of the world’

Business
Huawei has denied that it has any links to the Chinese government.Huawei's cyber-security chief John Suffolk told MPs on Monday that the tech giant had never been asked by China or any other government to "do anything untoward".Mr Suffolk said Huawei welcomed outsiders to analyse its products and detect engineering or coding flaws."We stand naked in front of the world, but we would prefer to do that, because it enables us to improve our products."He added: "We want people to find things, whether they find one or one thousand, we don't care. We are not embarrassed by what people find."Huawei was invited to the Technology and Science Select Committee to answer questions from MPs on the security of its equipment, and its links to the Chinese government.The U...
Watch: LaMelo Ball drains half-court shot in front of Michigan State's Tom Izzo

Watch: LaMelo Ball drains half-court shot in front of Michigan State's Tom Izzo

Sports
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- LaMelo Ball put an exclamation point on SPIRE Institute's win against Brush High School by draining a half-court shot in the final seconds. The youngest Ball brother was dribbling down the court with about 10 seconds remaining as his team held a 79-61 advantage. He eyed the rim before heaving up a shot and draining it in front of his defender. Michigan State coach Tom Izzo was in attendance during SPIRE's 82-61 triumph on Tuesday in Lyndhurst, Ohio. Ball finished the game with 22 points, eight rebounds and six assists. This isn't the first time Ball has shown off his range in a game. In 2016 he pointed to a spot on the floor during a game before rising up and drilling another half-court heave when he played for Chino Hills. [embedded content] Ball was previously committed...

Jo Whiley: Radio 2 backlash made it hard to walk out of my front door

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Jo Whiley has said the social media backlash over her BBC Radio 2 show with Simon Mayo made "it hard to walk out my front door, let alone present a radio show" on some days.Whiley joined Mayo as a co-host on the drivetime show in May. But they came in for criticism and recently announced that they are to leave the slot."The last six months have been quite something," the DJ wrote on Instagram.She added: "But what doesn't kill you makes you stronger etc etc."The DJ will take on the station's new evening show in January."I couldn't have tried harder or cared more about the show Simon & I did together," Whiley wrote."Some of the stuff that's been said on social media has meant that some days it was hard to walk out of my front door, let alone present a radio show."It was announced on Mond...