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Day: December 8, 2016

Woman gives birth to own grandson as surrogate for her cancer survivor daughter
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Woman gives birth to own grandson as surrogate for her cancer survivor daughter

    A woman has described her joy at giving birth to her own grandson after stepping in as a surrogate for her cancer survivor daughter. Julie Bradford, 45, said she felt compelled to carry Jack for daughter Jessica Jenkins, 21, who was left unable to have children after suffering cervical cancer . Ms Jenkins was just 18 when she had her eggs frozen before the treatment began. Three years on, her own mother has had her healthy baby. Baby Jack was born weighing 6lb 10oz to Ms Bradford, already a mother of three, who is now both his birth mother and grandmother. Ms Jenkins, 21, said: "My mam is the most brave and amazing woman in the world. I love her so much for giving me my son. "From a young age I longed to become a mother and our dream has come true. Jack is perfect in every...
Amir Khan’s wife Faryal Makhdoom: In-laws bully me
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Amir Khan’s wife Faryal Makhdoom: In-laws bully me

    Amir Khan's wife Faryal Makhdoom sent shockwaves through the Asian community this week when she took to Snapchat to make allegations of bullying against her in-laws. In screenshots shared by the 23-year-old she alleged that her husband had gone above and beyond for his family but jealousy prevented them from fully embracing her as his wife. "Don't get your sons married if you're going to abuse and bully the wife. I've always been so quiet but seriously, this message is for everyone! When you bring someone's daughter, treat her as your own. Your son will be much happier and so will you." Although her decision to go public with the domestic dispute triggered accusations of "airing her dirty laundry", the avid social media user was also described as brave for speaking out. "D...
Prince Harry may have breached protocol to visit girlfriend Meghan Markle in Canada
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Prince Harry may have breached protocol to visit girlfriend Meghan Markle in Canada

    Prince Harry could have breached Buckingham Palace protocol as he reportedly made a detour to Canada to visit girlfriend Meghan Markle, following his official tour of the Caribbean. According to the Daily Mail, Harry was expected to fly back to London on Sunday (4 December), but changed plans and boarded a flight to Toronto to visit his lady love. The report also claimed that the 32-year-old was required to be back in Britain by the morning of 7 December to attend a charity event in London. Kensington Palace refused to commenton whether the prince boarded a flight to Canada, but officials previously briefed the media and said that the prince would return immediately to Britain on a commercial flight funded by taxpayers following his 15-day tour. An official was previously ...
Kim Kardashian planning to divorce Kanye West according to reports
America, ENGLISH

Kim Kardashian planning to divorce Kanye West according to reports

    Kim Kardashian West is reportedly considering divorcing her rapper husband Kanye West. Rumours are circulating suggesting that the reality star is contemplating ending her two-and-a-half-year marriage after feeling trapped in her relationship. According to Us magazine, a friend of the 36-year-old said she plans to leave the Pablo singer, but will time the split carefully as she works on building a case to win full custody of the couple's children. "It will take some time before she can do anything," the source said, "but she doesn't want to stay married." Recent traumatic events are thought to have taken their toll on the couple's marriage after a turbulent period during which Kardashian was gagged, bound and held at gunpoint during a Paris jewellery heist on 3 October. © ...
Bin Laden family killed in private jet travelling 40% too fast, probe concludes
Asia, ENGLISH

Bin Laden family killed in private jet travelling 40% too fast, probe concludes

    A private jet which crashed, killing three members of Osama bin Laden's family, landed too far down the runway because it was travelling 40% faster than the recommended speed, accident investigators concluded. The Saudi-registered Phenom 300 jet smashed into an earth bank at the end of the runway at Blackbushe Airport, Surrey, on July 31 last year before becoming airborne and colliding with several parked cars. The occupants survived the impacts but died from the effects of a fire which began after the wing separated from the fuselage, the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said. Sana bin LadenIts report found that the pilot's ability to adapt and take on new information as he was landing was impeded due to a "very high workload situation". They were his stepmother,...