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UK

Meghan and Harry’s brand founded on ‘never-ending family misery’

Kate and Prince William‘s latest public appearance brought to the fore a huge difference separating them from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex when it comes to their humanitarian work, a commentator has claimed. The Princess of Wales looked “businesslike and unapologetically leading” as she arrived at BAFTA in London alongside her husband on Monday […]

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Finance

State pension age hike may create ‘misery and poverty’ for

The state pension age is currently 66, and will rise to 67 and subsequently 68 in future, impacting millions of Britons. Currently, a state pension age review is considering the speed at which these increases should be implemented, and whether present rules are appropriate. However, Age UK has warned a rising state pension age could spell trouble […]

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UK

M60 traffic chaos as crash blocks lanes sparking commuter misery

A motorway crash has left commuters crowding on key traffic arteries this morning. People have crowded on the M60 on their way to work due to an incident, with two lanes closed off.  We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story. For the latest news and breaking […]

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Automotive

Motorists warned of winter driveway misery with snow and frost

Motorists with driveways are being urged to make use of key tips to help them keep safe and ensure they can prevent any buildup of unwanted winter weather. Snow and ice may appear beautiful, but they can be extremely dangerous to vehicles and people, especially on paths and driveways. Drivers can take steps to de-ice […]

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US

Misery in El Paso: Hundreds of homeless migrants live in squalor

El Paso, Texas CNN  —  One-year-old Brenda’s tiny feet are bare on the cold asphalt of an El Paso parking lot as the harsh reality starts to sink in for her parents. They are undocumented. They are homeless. And their daughter barely escaped death when they crossed the Rio Grande. “My daughter would have died […]

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Automotive

Petrol stations ‘cashing in’ on driver ‘misery’ with high fuel

There have been calls from many, including the former Transport Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan, to implement a fuel price checker for UK petrol stations to promote consistency and competitiveness with prices. Drivers in Northern Ireland benefit from the Consumer Council Fuel Price Checker which compares the prices of petrol and diesel across the counties, showing the […]

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Entertainment

The Year Movies Transformed Into Misery Porn

Look, it’s Oscar season, and moviegoers understand that things are about to get taxing. This time of year, we’ve grown accustomed to seeing stories with blood, sweat, and, most especially, tears as the season typically offers more adult fare. This fall, Till portrayed the tragedy of Emmett Till’s lynching and provided a transformative and psychologically […]

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Automotive

Christmas break could lead to ‘flat battery misery’ for drivers

Around a fifth of motorists are trying to use their cars less this Christmas to save money due to the painful impact of the cost of living crisis. Because of this, Halfords has issued a warning to drivers who may return to a flat battery when they get back in the car in 2023. Freezing […]

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UK

Train strike misery confirmed as RMT reject latest pay offer

Members of the RMT on Network Rail have rejected the latest pay offer and will go ahead with two 48-hour strikes this week, the union has announced. A total of 63.6 percent voted to reject an offer from Network Rail on an 83 percent turnout, according to the union. The RMT said in a statement that Network Rail’s offer […]

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Finance

Ministers prepare to send in army as Christmas strike misery

Ministers will this week finalise plans to send in the army to drive ambulances and staff borders at airports, as a wave of public sector strikes threatens to bring massive Christmas disruption to Britain. Health secretary Steve Barclay has so far rejected calls by health union leaders to hold face-to-face pay negotiations to head off […]