Burger King brings back King of the Day offer where a burger costs £1.99

BURGER King is running a deal where a burger only costs £1.99 – almost half price. The fast-food chain has brought back its King of the Day deal where customers can bag a discount on a different burger every day of the week. Burger King Burger King is running the offer on the Big Whopper …

Ismat Chughtai: Who was the iconic feminist author?

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the life of Ismat Chughtai, an Indian writer whose work was celebrated – and censored – for its honest depictions of women’s lives. Ms Chughtai was born in a small town in 1911 to a middle-class, Muslim family. Her father worked as a civil servant, meaning the author and and her nine brothers …

The Simpsons fans can now shop at the real-life Kwik-E-Mart that looks exactly like the show’s iconic spot

The Simpsons may be a cartoon, but Springfield’s Kwik-E-Mart has just been transformed into a very real location. In fact, the show’s fans can now slurp on a Squishee, sip on Buzz Cola, or even tuck into Lard Lad donuts. Company simEx-Iwers Entertainment has recreated the animated store and turned it into a real-life shop …

Drinking milk at breakfast might help manage diabetes, study finds

Drinking milk in the morning may reduce blood glucose levels throughout the day, which could benefit those with type 2 diabetes, new research has found. According to a study published in the Journal of Dairy Science, consuming a high-protein milk-based drink at breakfast may also cut the risk of obesity by reducing appetite at lunchtime. Lead …

Asian Games: Japanese basketball players sent home over allegedly ‘paying for prostitutes’

Four Japanese basketball players were kicked off their Asian Games team and sent home on Monday after delegation head Yasuhiro Yamashita said they “spent the night in a hotel with women”.  The players reportedly left the athletes’ village after 10pm for dinner in Jakarta on Thursday and “paid for the services of prostitutes” later that …

Glamping in Wales: inside the beautiful cabin complete with hot tub and al fresco dining

When I was younger I loved camping – fresh air, countryside, clear night skies, ­cooking on a fire and getting up close and personal with all that the great outdoors has to offer. These days I want to sleep in a bed, not on the floor, I like a warm shower and a few more …

Savvy shopper saves £15,000 and buys house after collecting thousands of discount coupons

ONE savvy shopper from Bury in Greater Manchester has been able to save for a deposit on a house all thanks to the humble coupon. Clair Hughes first turned to money saving in 2010, when she moved in with now fiance Shane Byrne, a phone company trainer. PA Real Life Clair also uses cashback apps …

Former Miss America winner calls out organisation for ‘silencing’ her

A former winner of the Miss America competition has spoken out against the organisation, claiming that it has “silenced, reduced and marginalised” her. Cara Mund, 24, was named Miss North Dakota in June 2017 before being crowned Miss America 2018 in September 2017. After winning the Miss America title last year, Mund was very excited about the work …

Liverpool’s fringe players must ‘respect the situation’ and fight for their place, says Jürgen Klopp

Jürgen Klopp has told Liverpool’s fringe players that they must “respect the situation” and fight for their place in his starting line-up, admitting it may be difficult to keep his squad happy this season. Liverpool added some much-needed depth during the summer, with approximately £170m spent on four new players – goalkeeper Alisson, midfielders Fabinho and …