Demi Lovato’s troubles laid bare

By Lily Morris

Singer Demi Lovato opens up about her drug addiction and near-death experience in new documentary, Dancing with the Devil.

The official trailer for Demi Lovato’s upcoming documentary was released last week, amassing 8 million views within a week. The documentary, which is a four-part YouTube original, will go into detail about the traumas of 2018, in which the singer suffered a life-threatening heart attack and three strokes following a drug overdose. Continue reading Demi Lovato’s troubles laid bare

Tweets attack pregnant TikToker Laverne

By Lily Morris

Internet personality Zoe Laverne Pemberton is trending on Twitter as users slam her over grooming accusations following the news of her first pregnancy.

Internet users have taken to Twitter to express both concern and disdain after 19-year-old TikTok star Zoe Laverne declared on her Instagram that she is expecting her first child with 20-year-old boyfriend Dawson Day. Continue reading Tweets attack pregnant TikToker Laverne

Students get help with online socialising

By Evelina Mezzennaja

A new app and two weeks of online events that are not on Zoom have been launched by the University of Essex Student Union in its “Let’s connect” package.

The new app, Umii, allows students to find new friends according to their interests and the course they are studying. The app searches for matches and offers a list of people you can message. Continue reading Students get help with online socialising

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