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UK

‘Not knowing your brief!’ Dorries sparks Twitter outrage with egregious rugby blunder

Nadine Dorries confused her rugby union with the rugby league as she delivered a speech to mark the upcoming Rugby League World Cup scheduled for October. The Sports Secretary was recounting her favorite memory of the sport, citing the infamous drop-goal Jonny Wilkinson delivered to secure the World Cup in 2003. But fans were quick […]

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World

Editorial: Russia is still brutalizing Ukraine. Don’t give in to outrage fatigue.

The BDN Editorial Board operates independently from the newsroom, and does not set policies or contribute to reporting or editing articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Reckless and insane. That is how Russian President Vladimir Putin recently described sanctions leveled against his country because of its invasion of neighboring Ukraine. These two words more accurately […]

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Science

Energy crisis outrage as Britons complain that smart meters are overcharging them

Households in the UK are currently reeling from the worst impacts of the global fossil fuel energy crisis that has sent energy bills skyrocketing. As a result, many have installed a smart meter in their home in the hopes that they would pay either the same or less in energy bills. However, some Britons now […]

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Celebrities

‘Disappointing’ Emma Thompson sparks outrage from woke fans over fat suit for Matilda role

lhj757 typed: “It’s called acting, it’s make believe. The actors are playing a role. “Clothes, make up, wigs, green screens, body doubles, stuntmen and yes fat suits are all tools to create an illusion.” HomeAis added: “I love Emma Thompson and, as a larger lady, I’m not offended by this at all. “I don’t speak […]

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Showbiz

‘So disturbing’ ITV sparks outrage with cat killer documentary ‘No need to air this’

The nine cats he killed were called Gizmo, Kyo, Ollie, Cosmo Hendrix, Tommy, Hannah, Alan and Nancy. He never admitted to killing and torturing cats and told Sussex Police he was “no threat” to animals.  During his trial, jurors heard accounts from owners who had found their cats bleeding on their doorsteps. How to Catch […]

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World

‘Insulting’ Indian MP sparks outrage and violent protests over ‘Islamophobic’ remarks

Nupur Sharma was reprimanded and suspended as spokesperson for India’s ruling BJP party on Sunday, after making her ill-judged comments during a TV debate. Muslim leaders roundly condemned her remarks for being “Islamophobic” and promoting the “spread of hatred”. Pakistan called upon the international community to “take immediate cognizance of the grievously aggravating situation of […]

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Showbiz

Richard Madeley outrage as GMB fans accuse host of ‘s*** stirring’ in Meghan Markle chat

When Richard asked Samantha whether the rumours were true about Meghan reaching out to her father, she quickly shut them down. “I heard rumours that she was trying to reach out to my dad’s camp, but my brother and I are my dad’s camp,” she explained. “His phone number has never changed, his address has […]

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Finance

‘Very unfair!’ Outrage as millions of pensioners miss out on £150 council tax rebate

While pensioners are one of the groups hardest hit by the cost of living crisis, figures show millions of them will be losing out. Some 4.5 million households will not be eligible for the £150 council tax rebate, according to Age UK. This is despite the fact 21 percent of pensioners who don’t qualify are […]

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UK

‘Insensible!’ Outrage as mega lorries could soon hit the roads

The Department for Transport currently wants road hauliers to trial lorries weighing 48 tons to transport goods from rail freight depots to distribution hubs. And it is considering whether to do trials of 60-ton lorries which are 82ft 8in long (25.25m), compared to the current maximum of 54ft 6in. The trials are to evaluate how […]

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Gaming

Despite Recent Fan Outrage, Call of Duty Vanguard and Warzone Score Unlikely Victories in This 2022 Statistic

Call of Duty is one franchise that never disappoints in giving surprises. However, the last few months have been a bit harsh for the series due to backlash to its entries like Vanguard and even the hit multiplayer in Warzone. However, it looks like they didn’t get affected much by all the unfavorable reactions as […]