Dancing Dublin sisters star in world-famous Moulin Rouge show

When we think of Irish dancers, we think of Riverdance, “Ballet Ireland” or dancers in musicals and pantomimes. The glitzy world of French cabaret doesn’t automatically come to mind. However, Irish women have been answering “anseo” on the stages of the most acclaimed Parisian cabarets since the Belle Époque! On 10 September, two Dublin sisters, … Read more

Polokwane child kidnapping: What we know about the four missing brothers

A gut-wrenching incident has unfolded in Polokwane on Wednesday, after the four sons of a prominent Limpopo-based businessman fell victim to a kidnapping plot. The boys were taken after their vehicle was stopped and shot at. Polokwane child kidnapping – latest news and updates: The Moti family, including parents Nazim and Shakira, have urged the … Read more

‘Strong case’ for booster jabs for healthcare workers

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly has said he would like to see the green light given on boosters for healthcare workers. The minister said he believes there is “a strong case” for giving healthcare workers boosters and he will keep in very close contact with the National Immunisation Advisory Committee in relation to the issue. … Read more

NSW training scheme aims to create ‘volunteer army’ of mental health first aiders

NSW Minister for Mental Health Bronwyn Taylor says the state has launched a training scheme which aims to create a “volunteer army” of mental health first aiders. “What we wanted to do was we wanted to train an army of people to be able to talk about mental health,” she told Sky News host Paul … Read more

Teen to go on trial for murder of Urantsetseg Tserendorj

A 15-YEAR-OLD BOY accused of the murder of a mother-of-two who was stabbed on her walk home from work will go on trial at the Central Criminal Court next year. The boy, who cannot be identified because he is a minor, appeared at a brief hearing in the Central Criminal Court this morning charged with … Read more

UAE: 35,406 Covid vaccine doses administered in 24 hours

The total doses administered now stand at 20.8 million. The UAE has administered 35,406 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the past 24 hours. The country’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said the total doses administered now stand at 20.8 million. This takes the rate of doses to 210.32 per 100 people. ALSO READ: … Read more

Mary Berry beams as she’s made a Dame Commander by Prince Charles

Mary Berry was beaming as she was finally made a Dame Commander by Prince Charles at a delayed ceremony this week. The 86-year-old national treasure travelled to Windsor Castle on Wednesday to collect the honour, which she was given for her services to broadcasting, the culinary arts and charity. Speaking before the ceremony, the Great … Read more