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standard.co.uk 4 minutes ago
No10 ‘offered to ease Covid restrictions for Prince Philip’s funeral’

No10 ‘offered to ease Covid restrictions for Prince Philip’s funeral’

The Government reportedly offered to ease Covid restrictions for Prince Philip’s funeral, but the Queen turned them down saying it would not be fair to others [...]

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Tory MP Michael Fabricant a former whip, said Mr Wragg’s comments were “nonsense [...]

Tory MP Michael Fabricant a former whip, said Mr Wragg’s comments were “nonsense [...]

Tory MP Michael Fabricant a former whip, said Mr Wragg’s comments were “nonsense”.... The Metropolitan Police said they would consider any complaints made to o [...]

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standard.co.uk 34 minutes ago

Eco and travel-friendly, soap-style shampoo bars are more luxurious – and popula

Eco and travel-friendly, soap-style shampoo bars are more luxurious – and popular - than ever. ... Banish wasteful wet wipes and paper towels with these earth- [...]

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standard.co.uk 42 minutes ago
7 DIY health test kits for winter wellbeing

7 DIY health test kits for winter wellbeing

From Numan’s finger-prick MOT kit to Medichecks’ fitness blood test, these are the health checks you can order to your door

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standard.co.uk 50 minutes ago
Puska, of Tullamore, Co Offaly, was heckled as he was brought from a Garda car t [...]

Puska, of Tullamore, Co Offaly, was heckled as he was brought from a Garda car t [...]

Puska, of Tullamore, Co Offaly, was heckled as he was brought from a Garda car to appear before a special sitting of Tullamore District Court.

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Criticised for being “anti-democratic” — what’s next for the Policing bill?

Criticised for being “anti-democratic” — what’s next for the Policing bill?

It’s tricky to be apolitical in times like these — but I swear I’ve tried. It’s not that I don’t have views and allegiances, it’s more that I would rather not [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Meet Norah Magero, the inventor helping to vaccinate Kenyans

Meet Norah Magero, the inventor helping to vaccinate Kenyans

Norah invented the VacciBox to store milk in transit - then she realised it could be used to reach Kenya’s most far-flung areas with the Covid-19 vaccine

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Our new columnist Susie Lau on why she’ll forever be tied to London

Our new columnist Susie Lau on why she’ll forever be tied to London

Our new columnist, Susie Lau, on why she’ll always be a die-hard north London girl and how 2022 will see the city coming out of its shell

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Chelsea boost with fresh FIFA rules not set to undermine club model

Chelsea boost with fresh FIFA rules not set to undermine club model

New Fifa loan rules designed to prevent wealthy clubs from hoarding talent are not set to hurt Chelsea’s transfer model.

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Johnson’s Tory critics facing ‘blackmail’, senior MP warns

Johnson’s Tory critics facing ‘blackmail’, senior MP warns

Boris Johnson insisted he had seen no evidence to support claims of intimidating tactics being used.

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Unilever’s £50bn GSK bid was ‘near-death experience’

Unilever’s £50bn GSK bid was ‘near-death experience’

Fund manager Terry Smith made a fresh attack on Unilever following the collapse of its bid for GlaxoSmithKline’s consumer-health unit, saying the Hellmann’s ma [...]

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Hurrah ... face masks are to be optional. But they still have uses

Hurrah ... face masks are to be optional. But they still have uses

Hallelujah! Praise be, hurl them to the four winds etc, face masks are to become optional (there’s a loaded word) from next Thursday as part of a grand throwin [...]

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Watford working on Kalu deal as Ranieri reveals Phillips interest

Watford working on Kalu deal as Ranieri reveals Phillips interest

Watford boss Claudio Ranieri has confirmed the club are working to sign Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu and are also interested in Liverpool defender Nathaniel Phi [...]

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
British Airways cancels US flights over 5G safety fears

British Airways cancels US flights over 5G safety fears

Several airlines are grounding flights to and from the US due to the rollout of the mobile phone technology near airports.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
Djokovic has 80 per cent stake in biotech firm developing Covid drug

Djokovic has 80 per cent stake in biotech firm developing Covid drug

Novak Djokovic has been revealed as a majority shareholder in a Danish biotech firm working looking to treat Covid without getting vaccinated.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
Harry and Meghan used in fake Bitcoin investment adverts

Harry and Meghan used in fake Bitcoin investment adverts

Fake endorsements from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are being used to promote Bitcoin-related investment schemes on social media.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
Premier Foods upgrades profit forecast after ‘best-ever Christmas’ for Mr Kipling

Premier Foods upgrades profit forecast after ‘best-ever Christmas’ for Mr Kipling

Premier Foods has upgraded its annual earnings forecasts after its Mr Kipling cake brand had its “best-ever Christmas”.

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Demand from China is why gas prices are rising...and it’s not going away

Demand from China is why gas prices are rising...and it’s not going away

January’s headlines have been dominated by Omicron and political drama but for most of us the biggest story of 2022 is likely to be gas prices. And this won’t [...]

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Primark set to axe around 400 jobs in UK store management overhaul

Primark set to axe around 400 jobs in UK store management overhaul

The fast fashion chain has launched a consultation with staff as part of plans to simplify its UK retail management structure.

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Pressure mounts on Shaun Bailey as Sadiq Khan calls for him to resign

Pressure mounts on Shaun Bailey as Sadiq Khan calls for him to resign

Shaun Bailey’s resignation from the London Assembly must be “an inevitability” following his role in the partygate scandal, Sadiq Khan has said.

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
Evening Standard Comment: Plan B is ending – now we need a plan for London’s recovery

Evening Standard Comment: Plan B is ending – now we need a plan for London’s recovery

The fightback starts here. After weeks of work from home guidance, Plan B restrictions will be lifted on 26 January, heralding the return of commuters to centr [...]

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
Raducanu knocked out by Kovinic as blisters halt Australian Open bid

Raducanu knocked out by Kovinic as blisters halt Australian Open bid

Any hopes that Emma Raducanu had of repeating her fairytale in New York were eroded as she lost in three tight sets to Danka Kovinic 6-4 4-6 6-3 in the second [...]

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
LPO/Canellakis review: An excellent team in the making

LPO/Canellakis review: An excellent team in the making

The New York-born conductor showcased a genuine rapport with one of Europe’s finest orchestras

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
White House corrects Biden’s gaffe on Russia & Ukraine

White House corrects Biden’s gaffe on Russia & Ukraine

The White House scrambled to correct one of President Joe Biden’s gaffes on Wednesday after he suggested Russia would not face sanctions over a “minor incursio [...]

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standard.co.uk 6 hours ago
Arsenal hold more Arthur Melo talks in bid to find transfer solution

Arsenal hold more Arthur Melo talks in bid to find transfer solution

Arsenal have held further talks with Arthur Melo’s agent as they bid to tie up a move for the Juventus man.

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standard.co.uk 6 hours ago
Czech folk singer dies after catching Covid deliberately

Czech folk singer dies after catching Covid deliberately

A Czech folk singer has died after she deliberately contracted Covid-19 to obtain a health pass without getting vaccinated.

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
Ex-FBI agent: Jamie Spears used listening device to spy on Britney

Ex-FBI agent: Jamie Spears used listening device to spy on Britney

A former FBI agent has concluded that Britney Spears's father used a secret listening device hidden in her bedroom to spy on his daughter during the years of h [...]

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
Christmas sales surge at Deliveroo as Amazon tie up boosts growth

Christmas sales surge at Deliveroo as Amazon tie up boosts growth

Deliveroo enjoyed a strong end to 2021 as momentum from its tie-up with Amazon continued.

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
Two men arrested in UK by police investigating Texas synagogue gunman

Two men arrested in UK by police investigating Texas synagogue gunman

Two men have been arrested in Birmingham and Manchester as part of the investigation into the Texas synagogue attack by British hostage-taker Malik Faisal Akra [...]

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
Xmas cauliflowers delayed by poor growing conditions finally harvested

Xmas cauliflowers delayed by poor growing conditions finally harvested

A lack of cold nights in August and September delayed the growth of the brassica in the UK.

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
UK must learn to live with Covid as it may be here forever, says Javid

UK must learn to live with Covid as it may be here forever, says Javid

Britain must learn to live with Covid as it may be with us forever, health minister Sajid Javid said on Thursday, adding that the UK was moving ahead of other [...]

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
FTSE 100 Live: Nasdaq in “correction” territory, Unilever shares in focus

FTSE 100 Live: Nasdaq in “correction” territory, Unilever shares in focus

The Nasdaq’s slide into “correction” territory after falling 10% since November today failed to unsettle the FTSE 100 index.

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standard.co.uk 9 hours ago
Arsenal vs Liverpool: How can I watch Carabao Cup game on TV in UK?

Arsenal vs Liverpool: How can I watch Carabao Cup game on TV in UK?

At last, the conclusion of the Arsenal vs Liverpool battle to reach the Carabao Cup final is upon us.

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standard.co.uk 9 hours ago
Workers face first commute since Plan B axed as masks in schools end

Workers face first commute since Plan B axed as masks in schools end

ommuters across the country are travelling in to work for the first time since Plan B measures to curb the spread of Omicron were axed on Wednesday.

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standard.co.uk 10 hours ago
Manchester United vs West Ham: Premier League preview

Manchester United vs West Ham: Premier League preview

Saturday offers up the first battle in what could be a pivotal weekend in the race for the Premier League’s top four.

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standard.co.uk 10 hours ago
Nigeria go into the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confide [...]

Nigeria go into the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confide [...]

Nigeria go into the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confidence after a 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau kept their perfect run going.... Read ou [...]

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standard.co.uk 17 hours ago
Ronaldo told to focus on bigger picture after complaints at being taken off

Ronaldo told to focus on bigger picture after complaints at being taken off

Cristiano Ronaldo delivered a sour note on an otherwise good night for Manchester United during Wednesday’s win over Brentford.

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standard.co.uk 18 hours ago
Tribute to man killed in bridge collapse

Tribute to man killed in bridge collapse

Brian Harwood died after a vehicle and trailer fell into a river when a bridge collapsed in Lancashire.

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standard.co.uk 18 hours ago
Man United ratings vs Brentford: McTominay sets tone, Ronaldo strops

Man United ratings vs Brentford: McTominay sets tone, Ronaldo strops

Manchester United moved to within two points of the top four after three second half goals secured three points against a spirited Brentford.

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standard.co.uk 18 hours ago
Sajid Javid backs Boris at press conference as pressure mounts on PM

Sajid Javid backs Boris at press conference as pressure mounts on PM

Sajid Javid backed Boris Johnson at a press conference after senior Tory MP David Davis called on the prime minister to resign.

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standard.co.uk 19 hours ago
Spurs player ratings: Two-goal hero Bergwijn shows his worth to Conte

Spurs player ratings: Two-goal hero Bergwijn shows his worth to Conte

Tottenham’s unbeaten start to life under Antonio Conte came to an end as James Maddison’s goal earned Leicester a 2-1 victory in the Premier League on Wednesda [...]

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standard.co.uk 19 hours ago
Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Nigeria LIVE! Troost-Ekong goal - AFCON 2022 result, match stream and latest updates today

Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Nigeria LIVE! Troost-Ekong goal - AFCON 2022 result, match stream and latest updates today

Sadiq Umar scored his first goal for Nigeria as they eased to a 2-0 victory over Guinea-Bissau in the Africa Cup of Nations to ensure a maximum return of nine [...]

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standard.co.uk 19 hours ago
Davis warns Tories face ‘death of 1,000 cuts’ if Boris not ousted

Davis warns Tories face ‘death of 1,000 cuts’ if Boris not ousted

Former Brexit secretary David Davis told the Prime Minister to quit shortly after one of the party’s newest MPs defected to Labour.

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standard.co.uk 21 hours ago
Concerns raised about China’s gene giant in UK universities

Concerns raised about China’s gene giant in UK universities

student campaign group has raised concerns over patient privacy after it found previous and existing ties between UK universities and Chinese state-linked comp [...]

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standard.co.uk 23 hours ago
FA looking into ‘unusual betting’ over yellow card for Arsenal player

FA looking into ‘unusual betting’ over yellow card for Arsenal player

The Football Association are looking into claims of “unusual betting activity” involving an Arsenal player receiving a yellow card.

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standard.co.uk 23 hours ago
Last Wednesday there were 129,587 new cases and 398 deaths within 28 days of a p [...]

Last Wednesday there were 129,587 new cases and 398 deaths within 28 days of a p [...]

Last Wednesday there were 129,587 new cases and 398 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test.... 652,469 people had a confirmed positive test resul [...]

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standard.co.uk 23 hours ago
David Davis calls on Boris Johnson to ‘go’ as pressure grows on PM

David Davis calls on Boris Johnson to ‘go’ as pressure grows on PM

Senior Tory MP and former Brexit secretary David Davis has called on Boris Johnson to resign in a dramatic intervention that will heap pressure on the prime mi [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Burna Boy: ‘I’m at a point where I feel like I’ve got nothing to prove’

Burna Boy: ‘I’m at a point where I feel like I’ve got nothing to prove’

The Grammy-winning king of Afro-fusion has everyone from P Diddy to Chris Martin on speed dial, but Burna Boy counts London as his second home after his native [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Over 100,000 new Covid cases and 359 deaths in latest daily figures

Over 100,000 new Covid cases and 359 deaths in latest daily figures

A further 108,069 Covid cases and 359 deaths have been recorded in the Government’s latest daily figures.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
The Leader podcast: Plan B lifted, but poll shows Tory support ‘plunges’ in London

The Leader podcast: Plan B lifted, but poll shows Tory support ‘plunges’ in London

Boris Johnson has announced Plan B measures, including work from home guidance and compulsory mask wearing, will be lifted next week.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Haaland transfer ultimatum dismissed as ‘bull****’ by Borussia Dortmund CEO Watzke

Haaland transfer ultimatum dismissed as ‘bull****’ by Borussia Dortmund CEO Watzke

Borussia Dortmund did not hand Erling Haaland an ultimatum over his transfer future, according to CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
How we expect Liverpool will line up against Arsenal

How we expect Liverpool will line up against Arsenal

Liverpool will be without Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain for the second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final against Arsenal.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Sadiq Khan: Lifting Plan B is ‘great news’ but ‘not the end’ of Covid fight

Sadiq Khan: Lifting Plan B is ‘great news’ but ‘not the end’ of Covid fight

The end of the Government’s Plan B restrictions is “great news” for London’s economy, but it is “not the end” of the fight against Covid-19, Sadiq Khan has sai [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Arteta fires defiant message to Arsenal critics after fixture problems

Arteta fires defiant message to Arsenal critics after fixture problems

Mikel Arteta says Arsenal will “defend our club with teeth and nails” after they came under fire in the wake of Sunday’s north London derby being postponed.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Big changes at top of TfL as executive team reduced

Big changes at top of TfL as executive team reduced

A reshuffle at the top of Transport for London will see a long-serving executive depart and the chief executive of Crossrail leave once the line opens.

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Arteta issues Aubameyang update with Arsenal striker undergoing tests

Arteta issues Aubameyang update with Arsenal striker undergoing tests

Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is in London to undergo examinations after he was forced to withdraw from the Africa [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Transfer news LIVE! Ronaldo to leave Man United? Lingard to Newcastle

Transfer news LIVE! Ronaldo to leave Man United? Lingard to Newcastle

The Portuguese superstar has cut a frustrated figure at Old Trafford in recent times and could apparently depart if a return to Europe’s top table is not forth [...]

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standard.co.uk 14 minutes ago
Why is Russia looking like it’s about to invade Ukraine?

Why is Russia looking like it’s about to invade Ukraine?

US President Joe Biden’s latest gaffe or mis-speech, depending on how you want to class it, has done nothing to quiet the growing tension on the border between [...]

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standard.co.uk 32 minutes ago
Tory whips accused of blackmailing anti-Johnson plotters

Tory whips accused of blackmailing anti-Johnson plotters

The phrase ‘I’ve seen no evidence ’ is one of my favourite non-denials. Its meaning can span the breadth of probability, from the vanishingly unlikely (I’ve se [...]

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standard.co.uk 34 minutes ago
How we expect Man United to lineup against West Ham

How we expect Man United to lineup against West Ham

While Manchester United were hardly convincing during the first-half of their win over Brentford, their second-half showing was perhaps the best under Ralf Ran [...]

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standard.co.uk 46 minutes ago
How we expect Man City to lineup against Southampton

How we expect Man City to lineup against Southampton

Manchester City can deal an early psychological blow this weekend.

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Brentford vs Wolves: Premier League preview

Brentford vs Wolves: Premier League preview

Brentford host Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday coming off a result that will be particularly hard to take.

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Bukky Bakray: ‘London has its ugly, but the people here are very generous’

Bukky Bakray: ‘London has its ugly, but the people here are very generous’

Breakout Rocks star Bukky Bakray tells Grace Medford why she’s the go-to face of London’s youth

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Breakout Rocks star Bukky Bakray tells Grace Medford why she’s the go-to face of

Breakout Rocks star Bukky Bakray tells Grace Medford why she’s the go-to face of London’s youth... As the Evening Standard’s Food for London Now collaboration [...]

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standard.co.uk 1 hour ago
Ngannou vs Gane: UFC 270 fight card, UK start time & how to watch

Ngannou vs Gane: UFC 270 fight card, UK start time & how to watch

The first major UFC event of the 2022 schedule is quite the tantalising prospect.

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Email warning about drinks party would be very serious for Boris

Email warning about drinks party would be very serious for Boris

With the Pork Pie rebellion put down for now, Boris Johnson has bought himself some breathing space as mutinous Conservative MPs await the outcome of Sue Gray’ [...]

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
Tech & Science Daily: Jeff Bezos’ quest for ‘eternal youth’

Tech & Science Daily: Jeff Bezos’ quest for ‘eternal youth’

Plus, new research indicates antimicrobial resistance is now a leading cause of death worldwide

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standard.co.uk 2 hours ago
British teenager  becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the globe

British teenager becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the globe

Zara Rutherford landed at Kortrijk-Wevelgem airport in Belgium, accompanied by four planes from the Belgian Red Devils aerobatic display team.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
Arsenal get major boost with Partey back and hoping to face Burnley

Arsenal get major boost with Partey back and hoping to face Burnley

Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey has arrived back in England and is hoping to be ready to play against Burnley on Sunday.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
How Man United defeat showed why Brentford need classy Eriksen

How Man United defeat showed why Brentford need classy Eriksen

Thomas Frank hailed his Brentford side for "destroying" Manchester United in the first half last night, but in truth the Bees lacked the quality to kill them.

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standard.co.uk 3 hours ago
Civil servants ordered to end WFH and get back to the office

Civil servants ordered to end WFH and get back to the office

Government staff have been ordered to return to offices “as soon as possible” as work from home guidance was dropped on Thursday.

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Best smart alarm clocks 2022 to help you rise and shine

Best smart alarm clocks 2022 to help you rise and shine

Tired old Timelord, Stuart Pritchard, soothes his blood-shot eyes with the help of an octet of the smartest alarm clocks in creation…

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Former pope failed to act over four cases of child abuse, report finds

Former pope failed to act over four cases of child abuse, report finds

Former pope Benedict XVI has been criticised for failing to act over four cases of child abuse when he was the archbishop of Munich, a report has found.

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Omicron cases are going down, but stay vigilant

Omicron cases are going down, but stay vigilant

We have experienced a challenging winter since the first cases of the Omicron variant were identified in late November. There was exponential growth of the var [...]

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standard.co.uk 4 hours ago
Caia: Fiend team head to Golborne Road for new neighbourhood wine and music bar

Caia: Fiend team head to Golborne Road for new neighbourhood wine and music bar

The split-level venue will offer a wine room, live acoustic sets and a wood-fired grill

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
London schools where vaccination rates are low urged to keep masks

London schools where vaccination rates are low urged to keep masks

Schools in areas with lower vaccination rates are being encouraged to keep face mask rules in place.

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standard.co.uk 5 hours ago
Dembele told he MUST leave Barcelona after rejecting contract offers

Dembele told he MUST leave Barcelona after rejecting contract offers

Ousmane Dembele does not want to continue at Barcelona and will be sold before the transfer deadline, a club director has claimed.

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standard.co.uk 6 hours ago
Transfer news LIVE! Dembele to leave Barcelona as Chelsea target Gavi

Transfer news LIVE! Dembele to leave Barcelona as Chelsea target Gavi

Ousmane Dembele is set to be sold by Barcelona immediately after apparently refusing to sign a new contract at the Camp Nou.... Chelsea once again appear to be [...]

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standard.co.uk 6 hours ago
‘Ridiculous situation’: new City Hall opens but remains unfinished

‘Ridiculous situation’: new City Hall opens but remains unfinished

London’s new City Hall opened on Thursday – but only for a few hours as the building is only half-finished.

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standard.co.uk 6 hours ago
Murray crashes out of Australian Open after defeat by Daniel

Murray crashes out of Australian Open after defeat by Daniel

Andy Murray has exited the Australian Open in the second round after a straight-sets defeat by Taro Daniel in Melbourne.

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago

Maybe it doesn’t matter, says the actor, who tells Richard Godwin about the role

Maybe it doesn’t matter, says the actor, who tells Richard Godwin about the roles she really wants to play — the weirder the better — and the double lives of t [...]

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
How will  inflation, politics and Covid impact your ability to buy in 2022?

How will inflation, politics and Covid impact your ability to buy in 2022?

A comprehensive view of all the forces impacting the London property market at the start of 2022

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
Conte wants Bergwijn stay after last-gasp heroics at Leicester

Conte wants Bergwijn stay after last-gasp heroics at Leicester

Antonio Conte says he wants to keep Steven Bergwijn at Tottenham this month, after the forward’s late heroics earned the biggest win of the Italian's reign so [...]

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
Red Wall Tory dismisses Boris Johnson coup claims as ‘bonkers’

Red Wall Tory dismisses Boris Johnson coup claims as ‘bonkers’

A prominent “Red Wall” Tory MP dismissed on Thursday as “bonkers” that she was leading a coup against Boris Johnson but suggested his future was still in doubt [...]

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standard.co.uk 7 hours ago
Two men have been arrested in Birmingham and Manchester as part of the investiga [...]

Two men have been arrested in Birmingham and Manchester as part of the investiga [...]

Two men have been arrested in Birmingham and Manchester as part of the investigation into the Texas synagogue attack by British hostage-taker Malik Faisal Akra [...]

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
Tongan man swept away by tsunami stayed afloat for 24 hours

Tongan man swept away by tsunami stayed afloat for 24 hours

A Tongan man washed away by a tsunami managed to stay afloat for 24 hours before swimming to safety, it has emerged.

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Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers file for retrial over sex trafficking case

Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers file for retrial over sex trafficking case

Ghislaine Maxwell’s attorneys have filed a motion for retrial, just weeks after she was found guilty of recruiting underage girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexual [...]

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Boris Johnson has no plan for future of Britain, says Sir Tony Blair

Boris Johnson has no plan for future of Britain, says Sir Tony Blair

ir Tony Blair is accusing Boris Johnson of lacking a coherent blueprint for dealing with the major strategic challenges facing the UK.... In an online address [...]

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Two thirds of Covid patients in London trust there for other illness

Two thirds of Covid patients in London trust there for other illness

Up to two-thirds of Covid patients at one of the country’s biggest NHS trusts during the Omicron wave were admitted for reasons other than the virus, it has em [...]

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Liverpool XI vs Arsenal: Predicted lineup, confirmed team news, injury and Covid latest for Carabao Cup today

Liverpool XI vs Arsenal: Predicted lineup, confirmed team news, injury and Covid latest for Carabao Cup today

Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will not face another reunion with former club Arsenal in the Carabao Cup tonight.

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Covid, Afghanistan and Kamala — Biden’s nightmare first year in office

Covid, Afghanistan and Kamala — Biden’s nightmare first year in office

After an initial honeymoon period for the Biden administration, the last twelve months have seen one setback after another. Can he turn it around? Oliver Wisem [...]

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‘I talked my way into a start-up with a fake marketing agency’

‘I talked my way into a start-up with a fake marketing agency’

Alex Latham knew he wanted to get into fintech, so he built Pineapple Punk — a marketing agency created in just a few hours that was nothing more than a websit [...]

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‘It’s great to video call and not lose broadband connection’

‘It’s great to video call and not lose broadband connection’

Reliable speed: Liam Wallis has 100Mbps as standard at his Fizzy Living flat... iam Wallis, 34, a software technology engineer, lives with his girlfriend Carol [...]

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Bergwijn’s Lucas ‘Ajax moment’ could kickstart the Conte era at Spurs

Bergwijn’s Lucas ‘Ajax moment’ could kickstart the Conte era at Spurs

Deep into stoppage time at the King Power, Tottenham were on course for another one of those nights, the kind that has come to typify their season.

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Frank praises Brentford for destroying ‘lucky’ Man United

Frank praises Brentford for destroying ‘lucky’ Man United

Thomas Frank says Manchester United were "unbelievably lucky" to come away with all three points against Brentford and claims his Bees side "destroyed" the Red [...]

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Man remanded in custody charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

Man remanded in custody charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

Jozef Puska appeared at a special sitting of Tullamore District Court on Wednesday evening charged with the school teacher’s murder.

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Kane: I’ll remember comeback against Leicester for rest of my career

Kane: I’ll remember comeback against Leicester for rest of my career

Harry Kane was ecstatic after his Tottenham side scored twice in stoppage time to come from behind and beat Leicester 3-2.

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Detectives searching for him closed the case on Wednesday after being informed o [...]

Detectives searching for him closed the case on Wednesday after being informed o [...]

Detectives searching for him closed the case on Wednesday after being informed of a body on a beach across the English Channel.

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Leicester 2-3 Tottenham: Bergwijn’s stunning late double secures massive win

Leicester 2-3 Tottenham: Bergwijn’s stunning late double secures massive win

Steven Bergwijn came off the bench to score two goals in stoppage time and deliver a massive 3-2 win for Tottenham at Leicester on Wednesday night.

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Salah on end of roughhouse tactics as Egypt seal AFCON last-16 spot

Salah on end of roughhouse tactics as Egypt seal AFCON last-16 spot

Mohamed Salah was on the end of some roughhouse tactics as Egypt booked their spot in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations by beating Sudan 1-0.

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Unilever vows not to increase GSK bid

Unilever vows not to increase GSK bid

Unilever has effectively ruled out a fourth takeover approach for GlaxoSmithKline’s consumer healthcare business after vowing not to increase its offer.

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Pork Pie Plot: A who’s who of the red wall Tories turning against Boris Johnson

Pork Pie Plot: A who’s who of the red wall Tories turning against Boris Johnson

The 2019 intake of Conservative MPs is accused of plotting against the PM. Samuel Fishwick charts the key players

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The Grammy-winning king of Afro-fusion has everyone from P Diddy to Chris Martin

The Grammy-winning king of Afro-fusion has everyone from P Diddy to Chris Martin on speed dial, but Burna Boy counts London as his second home after his native [...]

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Xavi: Dembele will sign a new contract or Barcelona will sell him this month

Xavi: Dembele will sign a new contract or Barcelona will sell him this month

Barcelona coach Xavi has outlined plans to sell Ousmane Dembele this month if the winger does not sign a new contract.

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Witness claiming Andrew was in nightclub prepared to give evidence

Witness claiming Andrew was in nightclub prepared to give evidence

woman who claims she saw the Duke of York with his accuser in a London nightclub is willing to give evidence in the civil sexual assault case against him, her [...]

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Arsenal vs Liverpool: Carabao Cup semi-final preview

Arsenal vs Liverpool: Carabao Cup semi-final preview

Arsenal host Liverpool in the deciding second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final on Thursday night.

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André Leon Talley: a force for change and a much-loved friend

André Leon Talley: a force for change and a much-loved friend

As the OG influencer, late fashion editor Talley’s unique way of looking at the world reached far beyond the glossy pages of Vogue, says Chloe Street

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Bitcoin cash back app Mode ‘s CEO out as founder Jonathan Rowland ‘clears the decks’

Bitcoin cash back app Mode ‘s CEO out as founder Jonathan Rowland ‘clears the decks’

Mode Global was last year forced to backtrack on claims it was working with Boots, Homebase and Ocado after all three retailers denied their involvement

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Harry Potter star Tom Felton caught speeding in £200k Ferrari

Harry Potter star Tom Felton caught speeding in £200k Ferrari

He played Harry Potter’s sworn enemy — and speedy Quidditch rival — Draco Malfoy in the film adaptations of JK Rowling’s books. And perhaps actor Tom Felton sh [...]

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Man charged with stalking offence over teenager’s disappearance

Man charged with stalking offence over teenager’s disappearance

A 21-year-old man has been charged with stalking over the disappearance of teenager Marnie Clayton who went missing after leaving a Windsor nightclub.

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Covid testing system for fully vaccinated travellers facing axe

Covid testing system for fully vaccinated travellers facing axe

Ministers are preparing to scrap the Covid testing system for fully vaccinated holidaymakers within days.

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Best vegan makeup brushes and brush sets

Best vegan makeup brushes and brush sets

Invest in a full brush set or standout single without the guilt

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Keep sun-safe year-round with these lightweight, protective formulas.... Discove

Keep sun-safe year-round with these lightweight, protective formulas.... Discover a breakout-friendly formula to aid stressed out skin

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‘Looks like checkmate’ for Boris Johnson, says senior Tory MP

‘Looks like checkmate’ for Boris Johnson, says senior Tory MP

Senior Brexiteer Steve Baker questions whether Prime Minister can ‘save himself’ as pressure mounts over Partygate

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Raducanu: ‘Team tried to talk me out of playing because of blister’

Raducanu: ‘Team tried to talk me out of playing because of blister’

Emma Raducanu’s team tried to talk her out of playing through the pain barrier during Thursday’s second-round defeat at the Australian Open.

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The triumphant return of 2007’s Indie sleaze

The triumphant return of 2007’s Indie sleaze

MySpace, Disco Pants and a healthy dose of backcombing: the good old days of Indie sleaze are back

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 Photographer Simon Wheatley on how London gave him a sense of belonging

Photographer Simon Wheatley on how London gave him a sense of belonging

Photographer Simon Wheatley on how a none-more-London scene gave him a sense of belonging

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Abbianca Makoni is a news reporter for the Evening standard. She specialises in

Abbianca Makoni is a news reporter for the Evening standard. She specialises in writing about community affairs, gangs and social mobility and was nominated fo [...]

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Londoners flock back to the Tube as working from home guidance ends

Londoners flock back to the Tube as working from home guidance ends

Passenger numbers on the Tube shot up by almost 10 per cent on Thursday morning compared to the same time last week as Londoners return to the office following [...]

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Transfer news LIVE! Liverpool want Fabio Carvalho; Vlahovic to Arsenal

Transfer news LIVE! Liverpool want Fabio Carvalho; Vlahovic to Arsenal

Liverpool are targeting a move for Fabio Carvalho, but could face a whole host of competition for prolific Fulham’s teenage star.... Meanwhile, Ousmane Dembele [...]

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Shell boss Ben Van Beurden: Carbon ruling was ‘body blow’

Shell boss Ben Van Beurden: Carbon ruling was ‘body blow’

SHELL boss Ben van Beurden today described a ruling in The Hague ordering the oil giant to cut its carbon emissions harder and faster as a "body blow".

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Premier League planning tighter rules to curb match postponements

Premier League planning tighter rules to curb match postponements

The Premier League is planning to impose tighter rules around match postponements in order to curb the slew of games being called off.

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PensionBee doubles in size as zero carbon plan attracts millennials

PensionBee doubles in size as zero carbon plan attracts millennials

PensionBee has doubled in size after in its first year on the stock market.

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The same sources of pollution that are bad for our health are also wreaking havo

The same sources of pollution that are bad for our health are also wreaking havoc with the climate... Don’t put the capital’s unique ecosystem of businesses at [...]

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Now supercharge London’s Covid recovery, say business leaders

Now supercharge London’s Covid recovery, say business leaders

Unprecedented help package needed to get capital back on feet after worst disruption in peacetime

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Transfer news LIVE! Ousmane Dembele Barcelona latest; Vlahovic, Arthur to Arsenal; Chelsea, Man United rumours

Transfer news LIVE! Ousmane Dembele Barcelona latest; Vlahovic, Arthur to Arsenal; Chelsea, Man United rumours

When Antonio Conte spoke last week about the desperate need to get his injured players back to breathe new life into Tottenham’s season, Steven Bergwijn’s name [...]

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Bergwijn heroics take heat off Levy and force Spurs transfer rethink

Bergwijn heroics take heat off Levy and force Spurs transfer rethink

When Antonio Conte spoke last week about the desperate need to get his injured players back to breathe new life into Tottenham’s season, Steven Bergwijn’s name [...]

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Tory MP accuses Government of ‘blackmailing’ Boris Johnson rebels

Tory MP accuses Government of ‘blackmailing’ Boris Johnson rebels

The Tory civil war over “Partygate” exploded on Thursday with a senior MP suggesting the Government is trying to “blackmail” rebels into supporting Boris Johns [...]

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Jobs to go at Primark but UK confidence set to boom say bosses

Jobs to go at Primark but UK confidence set to boom say bosses

AROUND 400 store management jobs are to go at Primark as the company moves to “simplify” its operations.

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Superdry back in profit after four years as Oxford St store booms

Superdry back in profit after four years as Oxford St store booms

SUPERDRY is back in profit for the first time since 2018 and reinstalled CEO Julian Dunkerton says his new Oxford Street flagship store is impressing customers [...]

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Safety warning issued after e-bike causes Leytonstone house fire

Safety warning issued after e-bike causes Leytonstone house fire

A safety warning has been issued after an e-bike caused a house fire in Leytonstone on Wednesday.

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Here’s everything we know so far about the Elizabeth line launch

Here’s everything we know so far about the Elizabeth line launch

The Elizabeth line will be transformational when complete but the project is running over budget and more than three years behind schedule. Here's what we know [...]

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Conundrum review: this near-monologue is maddeningly opaque

Conundrum review: this near-monologue is maddeningly opaque

Anthony Ofoegbu gives a great performance as a middle-aged black man wrestling with pain, but the writing is frustratingly oblique

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New Zealand says it won’t impose lockdowns when Omicron spreads

New Zealand says it won’t impose lockdowns when Omicron spreads

New Zealand won’t resort to using lockdowns when there is an Omicron variant outbreak, its Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

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Robbie Williams expected to make millions selling Banksy works at auction

Robbie Williams expected to make millions selling Banksy works at auction

It will be a case of Sing when you’re Bidding at Sotheby’s as the auction house prepares to sell a trio of works by Banksy from Robbie Williams’ art collection [...]

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Rachel Stevens frustrated to miss Dancing On Ice with broken wrist

Rachel Stevens frustrated to miss Dancing On Ice with broken wrist

Singer Rachel Stevens says she is "frustrated" not to be skating in this weekend's Dancing On Ice after reportedly fracturing her wrist.

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Transfer news LIVE! Vlahovic to Arsenal latest as Chelsea target Gavi

Transfer news LIVE! Vlahovic to Arsenal latest as Chelsea target Gavi

Arsenal are still pushing for two new signings to bolster their Champions League qualification push with Dusan Vlahovic and Arthur Melo key targets as the Janu [...]

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Bob Saget’s wife Kelly says he was ‘the best man I’ve ever known’

Bob Saget’s wife Kelly says he was ‘the best man I’ve ever known’

The wife of Bob Saget has described him as "the best man I've ever known" in her first TV interview since his death.

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An improvement in Arsenal’s availability crisis means tonight’s Carabao Cup semi [...]

An improvement in Arsenal’s availability crisis means tonight’s Carabao Cup semi [...]

An improvement in Arsenal’s availability crisis means tonight’s Carabao Cup semi-final second leg against Liverpool is set to go ahead.

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Boris Johnson vows to fight on if rebel MPs force confidence vote

Boris Johnson vows to fight on if rebel MPs force confidence vote

Boris Johnson has vowed not to resign if a group of rebel Tory MPs force a vote of no confidence in his premiership over the partygate scandal.

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Crowds surround man charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

Crowds surround man charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

A large crowd gathered outside the courthouse some throwing punches at the suspect as he was taken away by gardai. The crowd surged after the police van holdin [...]

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Evans into Australian Open third round with walkover but Watson beaten

Evans into Australian Open third round with walkover but Watson beaten

British No2 Dan Evans had the simplest of passages into round three of the Australian Open when opponent Arthur Rinderknech pulled out with a wrist injury prio [...]

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Why we just won’t compromise on wi-fi anymore

Why we just won’t compromise on wi-fi anymore

As the pandemic hit, internet connections became more important than ever. Sarah Finley looks at how faster speeds will change work and lifestyles again

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Conte delighted with Tottenham ‘resilience’ in ‘amazing’ late win at Leicester

Conte delighted with Tottenham ‘resilience’ in ‘amazing’ late win at Leicester

Antonio Conte hailed his Tottenham side’s “great resilience” after they fought back to claim a scarcely believable 3-2 victory at Leicester on Wednesday night.

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A goal, a clean sheet and a win. Couldn’t have gone much better for Nigeria’s ca [...]

A goal, a clean sheet and a win. Couldn’t have gone much better for Nigeria’s ca [...]

A goal, a clean sheet and a win. Couldn’t have gone much better for Nigeria’s captain William Troost-Ekong.... He has the man of the match award to cap off a p [...]

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Echoes of Solskjaer as Man United conquer Brentford

Echoes of Solskjaer as Man United conquer Brentford

Anthony Elanga and Mason Greenwood gave Manchester United a fairly undeserved win away at Brentford on Wednesday night.

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Just two groups left to be concluded in the tournament, with the remaining match [...]

Just two groups left to be concluded in the tournament, with the remaining match [...]

Just two groups left to be concluded in the tournament, with the remaining matches to take place tomorrow.... Defending champions Algeria face a real battle to [...]

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Dr Chaand Nagpaul, chairman of the council of the British Medical Association, w [...]

Dr Chaand Nagpaul, chairman of the council of the British Medical Association, w [...]

Dr Chaand Nagpaul, chairman of the council of the British Medical Association, which represents doctors, said it "risks creating a false sense of security" whi [...]

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Dan Venes: Artist missing for five months found dead on French beach

Dan Venes: Artist missing for five months found dead on French beach

The body of a Kent artist missing for more than five months has been found on a beach in northern France.

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Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Nigeria: Super Eagles march on with perfect record

Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Nigeria: Super Eagles march on with perfect record

Nigeria will go into the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confidence after a 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau kept their perfect run going.

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Actor Gaspard Ulliel dies in ski accident in the Alps

Actor Gaspard Ulliel dies in ski accident in the Alps

French actor Gaspard Ulliel has died after a skiing accident in the Alps.

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William and Kate meet care leavers at London musuem

William and Kate meet care leavers at London musuem

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met adults in London who grew up without settled homes in their first public engagement of the year.

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‘There are meteorites coming at us’: London’s music venues on Omicron

‘There are meteorites coming at us’: London’s music venues on Omicron

After weeks of disruption due to the new Covid variant, London’s gig venues are once again in crisis mode

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Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship? How to watch, field and tee times

Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship? How to watch, field and tee times

The DP World Tour, the newly branded European Tour, kicks off 2022 with the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

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Housebuilder Crest Nicholson sets aside £28.8 million to cover fire safety costs

Housebuilder Crest Nicholson sets aside £28.8 million to cover fire safety costs

House builder Crest Nicholson has set aside £28.8 million to cover the potential cost of fire safety work on its past developments.

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Masks to remain mandatory on TfL services following end of Plan B

Masks to remain mandatory on TfL services following end of Plan B

Londoners will still be required to wear masks on the Underground and buses in the capital despite the easing of Plan B restrictions, Sadiq Khan has confirmed.

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Economists now expect the Bank of England to raise the interest rate from 0.25%  [...]

Economists now expect the Bank of England to raise the interest rate from 0.25% [...]

Economists now expect the Bank of England to raise the interest rate from 0.25% to 0.5% at its next MPC meeting

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How we expect Arsenal to lineup against Liverpool

How we expect Arsenal to lineup against Liverpool

Arsenal are expecting Thursday’s Carabao Cup match with Liverpool to go ahead after their fitness crisis eased.

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London’s best new restaurant openings 2022: From Nuno Mendes’ Lisboeta to Björn Frantzén’s Harrods spot

London’s best new restaurant openings 2022: From Nuno Mendes’ Lisboeta to Björn Frantzén’s Harrods spot

Harrods, in fact, has a busy year ahead of it; besides Frantzén there is rumoured to be the London outpost of Dubai hit Le Serre, a French-Mediterranean bistro [...]

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Partey back with Arsenal ‘as soon as possible’ after early AFCON exit

Partey back with Arsenal ‘as soon as possible’ after early AFCON exit

Mikel Arteta wants Thomas Partey involved back at Arsenal “as soon as possible” after Ghana were eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations.

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Mode Global was last year forced to backtrack on claims it was working with Boot

Mode Global was last year forced to backtrack on claims it was working with Boots, Homebase and Ocado after all three retailers denied their involvement

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Tech & Science Daily: Sony & Microsoft shares fall after Activision takeover

Tech & Science Daily: Sony & Microsoft shares fall after Activision takeover

Shares in Sony have fallen after news that Microsoft is buying Activision Blizzard in gaming’s biggest ever takeover.

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Family ‘forever grateful’ to firefighters who helped in moment of need

Family ‘forever grateful’ to firefighters who helped in moment of need

A London woman says she will be “forever grateful” to firefighters that helped her dying mother, after she got to thank them in a chance reunion at a London fi [...]

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Airlines worldwide cancel or change flights to US over 5G issue

Airlines worldwide cancel or change flights to US over 5G issue

Airlines across the world have scrambled to cancel or change flights heading into the US in a dispute about the planned rollout of 5G near American airports.

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