Mourinho aims dig at Man Utd and Chelsea during first interview as Tottenham manager

Jose Mourinho is the new Tottenham manager. [Courtesy] Jose Mourinho has appeared to take aim at Manchester United and Chelsea’s youth structures, claiming that his former clubs didn’t produce youngsters good enough for first-team football. The former Chelsea and Manchester United boss signed a three-and-a-half-year contract with Spurs less than 12 hours after Mauricio Pochettino was sacked. The 56-year-old had been out of work since leaving United last December but is now back in the Premier League and tasked with reviving Spurs’ youthful squad. That is a challenge Mourinho is relishing, with the Champions…

How Robin Givens Found Her Voice After Surviving Domestic Violence

Robin Givens is proud of how far she has come. More than 25 years after her unforgettable role in Boomerang, the actress is finding sweet success on the Oprah Winfrey Network thanks to her role in Ambitions. It’s an opportunity the Hollywood star certainly isn’t taking for granted. “When I first started doing television…I don’t think there were that many black women on before that. There just weren’t that many people that looked like you on television. Now, there are different colors and shapes and sizes. I love it,” Robin…

Nick Carter Granted One-Year Restraining Order Against Aaron Carter

Nick Carter has been granted a 1-year restraining order against his younger brother, Aaron Carter. A source close to the Vegas restraining order case confirms to E! News that Nick was granted a 1-year restraining order from his brother Aaron. This restraining order is separate from the one that was granted to Nick and their sister Angel Carter on Tuesday. In that case, which was filed in Los Angeles in September, the court prohibits Aaron from contacting Angel, Nick and their respective families for a year.  In addition, the singer is prohibited from owning firearms…

I’m a Celeb’s Roman Kemp’s 12-week body transformation to buff jungle heart throb

I’m a Celebrity ‘s hunky radio presenter Roman Kemp has caught the eye of many viewers already in this series. But the 26-year-old has worked incredibly hard to get his body into shape, and recently underwent a huge transformation. To prepare for his appearance in front of millions, Roman sought the help of personal trainer to the stars, Bradley Simmonds. In August, tattoo lover Roman flexed for a photo showing off his new six pack, and thanked Bradley for his help. He wrote: “Not one for posting a photo like…

Jose Mourinho is still box office and his charming first Tottenham interview ticked all the boxes

The charm offensive was as predictable as it was seductive. Jose Mourinho’s first interview could easily have been conducted to the soundtrack of that old Jane Birkin classic, Je T’aime. With a glint in his eye, the well-rested 56-year-old promised passion for his job as well as passion for his new club. Fancy a taster? How about a jab at Chelsea and Manchester United for apparently not being as good at producing players ready for the first team as they are at Spurs. That’s gone down well at Stamford Bridge…

Gareth Bale accused of openly mocking Real Madrid as Wales star returns to Spain

Gareth Bale faces a fresh barrage of criticism when he returns to Spain after being accused of mocking Real Madrid in Wales’ Euro 2020 qualification party. The Welsh captain had already angered Madrid fans last week when he admitted he gets “more excited” playing for his country than his club. Real fans and the Spanish media then questioned Bale being fit for Wales’ crunch Euro 2020 qualifiers after not playing for them since October 5 due to a calf injury. Bale started both games to help Wales clinch automatic qualification…

Jane Garvey wishes ex-husband Adrian Chiles stood up for female BBC colleagues

Woman’s Hour host Jane Garvey has said she wishes her ex-husband Adrian Chiles had stood up for women in the BBC gender pay gap row. The 55-year-old presenter, who has daughters Evelyn, 19, and Sian, 16, with Radio Five Live host Chiles, organised a letter from 40 of the BBC’s most prominent female stars calling on pay discrepancies to be addressed. She said: “Adrian has got two daughters, so he’d hate to be thought of as someone who doesn’t understand the complexities of all this and wasn’t onside. “It would…

Robert Pattinson Reflects on Twilight, Harry Potter Fame Amid Batman Casting

Its been a long journey.  Robert Pattinson may have put his vampire days long behind him, but that doesn’t mean he’s forgotten how much of an impact his earlier roles have had on his career. The actor sat down with Kristien Gijbels for the podcast HFPA In Conversation and shared how his earlier roles in films like Twilight and Harry Potter have impacted him since news of his The Batman casting leaked.  “It’s funny because the secrecy of things is taken very seriously,” Robert shared about finding out the news was leaked on…

FX Puts a Dark Spin on A Christmas Carol With Joe Alwyn and Guy Pearce

You haven’t seen A Christmas Carol like this before. FX released the first official trailer for a new take on the Charles Dickens classic starring Guy Pearce, Andy Serkis and Joe Alwyn. Originally ordered as a miniseries, A Christmas Carol will now air as a movie on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. on FX. Encores follow on Sunday, Dec. 22, Tuesday, Dec. 35 and Wednesday, Dec. 25. Steven Knight is behind the new adaption of the classic tale as writer and executive producer. Tom Hardy, Ridley Scott, Dean Baker,…

Dola, Kifaru maize flour brands now fit for human consumption

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has lifted a suspension on Kifaru and Dola maize flour brands, saying they are now fit for human consumption. The brands had been suspended for not having met the required standards. In a statement released on Wednesday, KEBS commended Alpha Grain Millers for “stopping production of the affected product in the period it was required to and conducting and monitoring to completion the recall exercise of the product in the market.” It has however urged the firm to ensure continued compliance of its products or…