Popinions

We like to ask the man – and woman – on the street what they think of the news of the day. This is what they told us.

Beyonce and Jay-Z name their daughter Blue Ivy, what do you think?

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Popstars Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z have called their newborn daughter Blue Ivy Carter, leading to speculation behind the unusual name.

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England’s Manu Tuilagi jumped from moving ferry, what do you think?

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Following his team’s World Cup exit, England rugby international Manu Tuilagi has been formally warned by police and fined £3,000 by England rugby officials after jumping from a ferry in Auckland on Sunday, what do you think?

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REM have announced they are to split, what do you think?

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Members of legendary US rock band REM have announced they are splitting up after 31 years.

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Billionaire Warren Buffett wants to pay more tax, what do you think?

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American billionaire Warren Buffett has criticised the US government for not charging him enough tax, saying he and his fellow multi-millionaires could afford to pay a bit more.

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BBC Question Time heading to prison, what do you think?

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The BBC has created a controversy by announcing it is to broadcast its political panel programme Question Time from inside a prison for the first time, what do you think?

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U2 break world record for highest grossing tour – what do you think?

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U2′s current worldwide tour has become the highest grossing in history, beating the record previously set by The Rolling Stones from 2005-2007, what do you think?

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Doing something funny for money, what do you think?

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Comic Relief is upon on us once again, and the nation is this time being asked to do something funny for money. So we asked, what do you think about Comic Relief?

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What are you doing to save money on petrol?

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As petrol prices across the country topped £1.30 a litre, motorists everywhere are taking steps to reduce their fuel consumption in any number of innovative ways. What are you doing?

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Hospital obesity admissions up 30% in a year, what do you think?

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The number of people admitted to hospital in England for obesity-related reasons has risen by more than 30% last year, we asked, what do you think?

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Offenders on sex register to get right of appeal, what do you think?

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“We should treat sex offenders just like any other prisoners, so that when they’ve served their sentence they’re as free to re-offend as every other criminal we release.”

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