Bus driver stabbed in the eye with a Stanley knife after row with pedestrian

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

A bus driver was stabbed in the eye by a pedestrian who walked out in front of his vehicle.

 

Labour pledges new laws to tackle domestic violence

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

New domestic violence laws were promised by Labour today after figures showed fewer violent partners are being prosecuted.

 

Lloyds fined £218m over Libor

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Zen-Business

Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for “serious misconduct” relating to a key interest rate known as Libor.

 

Jeremy Clarkson's 'slope' comment on Top Gear breached Ofcom rules

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Jeremy Clarkson has come under fire after Ofcom ruled a “racial” term in Top Gear breached broadcasting rules

 

Marlon Brando the mischief maker

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Shortly before his death in 2004, legendary actor Marlon Brando was working on a series of instructional acting videos in which he dispensed advice to bemused Hollywood stars including Leonardo DiCaprio and Sean Penn.

 

God and lipstick are a divine combination

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Can one be an intellectual and a fashionista at the same time? Of course, say some of the world’s most influential ladies. Home Secretary Theresa May is described as being “defiant” about her flair for fashion in this week’s Observer. A friend claims her attitude is “I know I have a brain and I’m serious […]

 

Zayn Malik’s become a break-fast boy

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Eid Mubarak to The Londoner’s Muslim readers. Today, after a month of fasting, British Muslims are enjoying the freedom of once more being allowed to eat whenever they want. But not everyone is happy about the way popular culture has responded to the annual Ramadan fast.

 

All roads lead to Cornwall

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

The Londoner took a break from the glitterati by popping down to Cornwall but on arrival at the Port Eliot Festival we found that everyone else had the same idea. Chris Difford was one of many speakers, and recalled his days as a  founding member of the band Squeeze. His highlight? Appearing on Top of […]

 

Director’s dad who said no to a free Picasso

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Theatre director Michael Rudman has worked with Dustin Hoffman, squared up to Arnold Schwarzenegger and married, divorced and reunited with the actress Felicity Kendal. But according to I Joke Too Much — his autobiography published next month by Capercaillie Books — it’s his father who was the really colourful character.

 

It’s a tense stand-off as Melvyn Bragg raps John Humphrys

On July 28, 2014, in General, by Online Business Network

Broadcaster Melvyn Bragg has hit back at rival John Humphrys over criticisms of the use of the English language in his flagship Radio 4 show.

 

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