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Air Europa buyout by BA’s parent could spell higher fares

Airline passengers between the UK and Latin America could face higher fares as a result of the takeover of the Spanish airline Air Europa by British Airways’ parent company, IAG. The deal to buy the carrier from its owner, Globalia, is worth €500m (£445m) – half the €1bn (£890m) originally offered when the deal was first mooted in November 2019. Since then the coronavirus pandemic has led to a collapse in air travel. Air Europa is currently...


Amanda Gorman: All the details behind young poet’s show-stopping inauguration look, including that Prada headband

Wednesday’s inauguration might have been a primarily political affair, but its attendees had a good go at making it a sartorial one too, with Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama and Jill Biden earning a flurry of praise across social media for their respective ensembles. But there was one woman whose outfit – and presence – stood out from the rest. Enter Amanda Gorman, the 22-year-old poet who stunned the world with her poem “The Hill We Climb”, which...


Ladbrokes owner Entain chooses new boss after US bidder drops out

Jette Nygaard-Andersen is taking over from Shay Segev, who announced his departure earlier this month.


Liang-Jung Chen explores vulnerability through 12 precarious egg racks

Eggs are hung from the ceiling, balanced on spinning tops and stacked on top of each other in a series of deliberately perilous contraptions created by industrial designer Liang-Jung Chen. Entitled The Egg Rack Made a Disclaimer, the project was presented in an exhibition at Gallery Error22 in Tainan, Taiwan and prefaced by a warning The post Liang-Jung Chen explores vulnerability through 12 precarious egg racks appeared first on Dezeen.


Ladbrokes owner Entain appoints its first female boss and reveals it's raking in more cash online days after MGM dropped a takeover bid

Entain confirmed it has hired Jette Nygaard-Andersen as its new chief executive to replace outgoing Shay Segev, who quits today as a director, but will stay on to help the leadership transition.


Ella Emhoff: People are obsessed with the bedazzled coat Kamala Harris’s stepdaughter wore to inauguration

In addition to history-making firsts, the Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony was full of momentous fashion moments, with style icons Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez earning praise for their sartorial choices. However, Inauguration Day also saw the arrival of a new fashion icon, Vice President Kamala Harris’s step daughter Ella Emhoff, who wore a bedazzled Miu Miu coat to watch her “Momala” sworn-in. For the ceremony, the...


The designers of choice behind the inauguration outfits and what they might signal

From famous American names to up-and-coming design talent, Kamala Harris and Jill Biden are sending a message


Everton secure new commercial deal to include first-team travel plans

Everton have today confirmed the latest company added to their list of sponsors


Victoria and David Beckham's Cotswolds home set for big changes

Victoria and David Beckham house: The Beckhams' Costwolds retreat is about to undergo big renovations – and the plans for their underground space sound dreamy.


Household chore platform TaskRabbit soars in 2020 thanks to pandemic

A platform connecting people for odd jobs saw a surge in demand for 'taskers' as well as record sign-ups this year, due to the pandemic - pictured, three people who get work from the website.


An entire Welsh village, including 16 cottages and knockout scenery, is on sale for £1.5M

Looking for a fresh start? There's still time to put down your offer...


What beauty really needs: 5 predictions for the industry in 2021

As trends take a hiatus, industry experts consider where beauty will take us this year


How to become a property guardian and save on your rent

This is Money takes a look at what being a property guardian involves, how much you could potentially save and how the pandemic has affected the industry.


Mike Tindall shares the messy reality of homeschooling daughter Mia

Watch: Zara and Mike Tindall are expecting their third child Many parents breathed a sigh of relief in September when schools reopened for all children after months of homeschooling - none more so than Mike Tindall. But the former rugby player, now married to the Queen’s granddaughter, has found himself back at the books with his two children during the third coronavirus lockdown. It looked like the Tindall school was teaching art on Wednesday...


Billie Eilish just posted a selfie with super overlined lips

We are so on board with this new look


15 things to shop with Net-a-Porter's 15 per cent off discount code

The new-season drops are calling


The Duchess of Cambridge works out every day in lockdown

Find out how Kate and Meghan are staying fit during lockdown


Rare black seal pups spotted at Blakeney Point Nature Reserve, Norfolk

1 in 400 seals are born with a velvety black coat, instead of grey


Bruce Springsteen Just Made the Eternal Case for the Peacoat

It's good enough for The Boss—and the Biden-Harris inauguration celebration.


Michelle Obama and Kamala Harris choose to wear same black designer for inauguration

Inauguration day is typically one in which the power players in American politics take to the stage in elegant formalwear from some of America’s most established luxury fashion designers. For a member of the US political elite to wear an emerging label is unusual. For a lesser-known brand to be worn by not one but two of the ceremony’s heavy hitters is pretty much unheard of. But 2021 is no ordinary year, and this inauguration day is not like...


Save £50 on Powerbeats Pro Headphones Right Now on Amazon

There's a reason this pair has thousands of five-star reviews.


Chris Ramsey sparks major reaction with brand new photo of his baby boy

Chris Ramsey shares brand new photo of his baby son Rafe. The former Strictly star welcomed his second child with wife Rosie Ramsey on 6 January


Flood warnings map: Alerts in full and latest UK weather forecast as Storm Christoph brings severe flooding

More than 200 flood warnings remain in place across England on Thursday morning, including four severe warnings of danger to life in the North West


Michelle Obama’s Purple Look Was One Of Many Nods To Shirley Chisholm On Inauguration Day

In a passing of the torch of sorts, Barack and Michelle Obama attended the 2021 Presidential Inauguration of Joe Biden on Wednesday. And like she did during her husband’s presidency four years earlier, the former First Lady arrived at the scene in fine fashion form. For the occasion, Obama wore a plum-coloured three-piece ensemble — including a turtleneck, coat, and wide-leg, belted trousers — by Los Angeles-based Black designer Sergio Hudson....


Royal family marks the Countess of Wessex's birthday with beautiful photograph

The Queen's official Instagram account shared a lovely message in honour of Sophie's big day


Lockdown 3 has shifted the productivity goalposts – and I'm taking a nap

I wake at various times: 4am to heart palpitations, then again at 6am to record my violent and beautiful dreams in the notes app of my phone. Finally, I rise at 8am to walk the dog, empty the kittens’ litter trays and put their food on the floor. With no appointments to keep, I could go back to bed for a few hours, but the cold light and gentle activity inevitably make me feel as if the day has begun in earnest, and so I reluctantly join it. I...


Saga Cruise company says people must get Covid vaccine before journey

The UK cruise line for older travellers has said anyone wanting to sail on its ships must have both coronavirus vaccinations. In a message to customers, Saga Cruises said: "All guests must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 at least 14 days before sailing with us. “The majority of our guests fall into the at-risk age bracket and our priority is their safety and wellbeing." Passengers will be required to bring official evidence at the time of...


The most beautiful wedding dresses and famous brides


The 15 best places to live in England and Wales revealed - if natural and architectural beauty are key to your quality of life...

Bath in Somerset, Tenby in Pembrokeshire, Bradford on Avon in Wiltshire, Ilfracombe in Devon and Canterbury in Kent made up the top five of the most sought-after locations.


Pets at Home sales surge as animal ownership soars

Pets at Home has reported an 18 per cent leap in revenue to £302m for the third quarter of 2020. The post Pets at Home sales surge as animal ownership soars appeared first on CityAM.


A Pair of Dior Air Jordan 1s Stole the Show at the Inauguration

Nikolas Ajagu showed up to watch his aunt-in-law get sworn in wearing one of the rarest sneakers of 2020.


Lady Gaga’s Inauguration Look Is A Symbol Of Hope — & Reminiscent Of The Hunger Games

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Shutterstock (11718774bi) WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 20: Lady Gaga arrives to sing the National Anthem at the inauguration of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. During today’s inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) Biden Sworn-in as 46th President of the United States, Washington, District of...


Dancing on Ice star Myleene Klass struggling to balance homeschooling with rehearsals

Mum Myleene Klass has been finding it challenging juggling homeschooling with her Dancing on Ice practice amid the third national lockdown


7 signs you're being gaslighted and what to do about it

We speak to three experts about this common form of emotional abuse within relationships


Priyanka Chopra reveals racist bullying caused her to leave USA as a teenager

Priyanka Chopra has opened up about the racist bullying that caused her to leave the US as a teenager and finish high school in India instead. Chopra wrote about her experiences in her upcoming memoir Unfinished, in which she explores her childhood, the beauty pageants that launched her acting career and her relationship with singer Nick Jonas. The star told People that the bullying "stripped" her of her confidence and that she "took it very...


What it’s like to be an agoraphobic travel writer during lockdown

Last July I stopped leaving the house. While friends and family kept their spirits high during lockdown with bike rides and long walks, I couldn’t step outside without having a panic attack. I wasn’t just avoiding going to the shops because of government guidelines, I was frozen with fear on the other side of my front door. Everyone’s world shrunk last year, but the shock and anxiety of lockdown caused me to develop a panic disorder, which led...


Cities with impressive beaches on their doorstep

Are you looking for a city break with a beach thrown in? Cities featuring nearby beaches offer visitors the best of both worlds. You can soak up the culture and the sun. And when it's hot and dry, what better than to hop off the sidewalk and onto to the sand? Click through this list of cities located around the world that have beaches on their doorstep.


A fashion psychologist explains purple was the perfect inauguration colour

Kamala Harris, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama all embraced the regal hue for the historic event


Small buy to make your day: This £7.50 candle will give you a luxurious spa feel at home

Yahoo Lifestyle is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Prices were correct at the time of publication. Creating an atmosphere of calm and serenity has never felt more important than now. With the pandemic keeping us all in lockdown, children to homeschool, work schedules to adjust and family members to FaceTime, we all deserve the chance to switch-off...


How to stay flexible and ease back pain when working from home

A physiotherapist shares his top tips


James May sees the point of the fully-electric MGB from RBW Classic Cars

Remember, there is no donor car here: this is a brand new classic MG roadster with a fully-electric powertrain.


Jennifer Lopez is a vision in white at Joe Biden's inauguration

Jennifer Lopez looked stunning in a white Chanel outfit during her performance at Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony in Washington D.C.


The outfits Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez wore to inauguration, from The Hunger Games to diamonds

Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez brought star power to the Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony, with both performers keeping with the fashion icon theme. On Wednesday, Lady Gaga took to the stage at the Capitol to sing the national anthem ahead of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ swearing-in. For the occasion, the popstar chose a Schiaparelli Haute Couture outfit by Daniel Roseberry, which featured a red, full-length ball gown skirt and a navy top. The...


Excuse us, this mum-of-five has made the pantry of our dreams and she's only used budget items.

In a world full of home organisation hacks and rainbow bookcases, one Aussie mum has quite literally created the pantry of our dreams. And we need to talk about it immediately. Sharing photos in the Mums Who Organise Facebook group, Kerry Middleton explained how she designed her incredibly organised butlers' pantry, complete with a breakfast bar and snack drawers. "It turned out exactly how ... Continued


Is Your Running Watch Accurately Tracking Sleep? Research Says Maybe Not

A recent study shows that certain sleep trackers are more accurate than others—especially when it comes to sleep stages.


First-time buyer, 25, transforms kitchen for £1,500 and it's completely unrecognisable

Sarah Macklin, 25, transformed the dated kitchen she inherited from previous tenants into a luxury space with a £1,500 budget - saving an average of £3,500 on a typical renovation


I returned Prada bag but the firm refused a refund saying it was used

I had to return a Prada bag as my girlfriend didn't like it. However, the firm returned it to me and DHL left it on my doorstep without warning. Prada said I had used the bag now I can't get a refund.


Pets at Home sees festive sales soar amid pandemic boom in demand

The group saw retail like-for-like sales soar 19.3% in December.


When is Easter 2021? Date of the UK bank holiday, when schools are off for half term - and why we eat Easter eggs

Easter traditions range from baking hot cross buns and chocolate egg hunts to making giant omelettes


UK Government in negotiations over easing of pet travel restrictions

The UK Government is conducting bilateral negotiations over easing pet travel restrictions between Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic.