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Labour could renationalise railways in five years - McDonnell

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 9:47pm
John McDonnell says he will create a Treasury unit to oversee the party's plans for more public ownership.

Harry Potter's birthplace in Lavenham still for sale

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 9:06pm
The estate agent behind the sale of De Vere House says it is yet to find "the buyer it deserves".

'Hezbollah treasurer' Barakat arrested in Brazil border city

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 8:55pm
The US says Assad Ahmad Barakat has laundered money for the Lebanese militant group in South America.

Bristol venue to play Africa by Toto on loop all night

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 8:47pm
People will be sponsored for how long they can endure the "guilty pleasure" at a Bristol music venue.

The town that became Scotland's chilli capital

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 8:05pm
It all began as a joke but now Mark Hodgson can't even pop to the shops without having to discuss chillies.

How do you solve catastrophic hyperinflation?

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:49pm
What could Venezuela's government learn from these five historic cases of hyperinflation?

Maniac: The new James Bond director's experimental Netflix drama

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:45pm
Cary Fukunaga and stars Emma Stone and Justin Theroux discuss the mind-bending Maniac.

Premier League shirts row: The fickle fashions of sponsorship

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:43pm
Which sector do you think has sponsored the most English Premier League shirts? It's not gambling.

Week in pictures: 15 - 21 September 2018

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:40pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Crazy Rich Asians: What it's really like being British East Asian

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:38pm
Meet the people who hope Crazy Rich Asians has finally made them 'exist' for everyone else.

Code-cracking WW2 Bombe operation recreated at Bletchley

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:25pm
Modern day codebreakers have used wartime methods to read messages scrambled by an Enigma machine.

FedEx Cup play-offs: Justin Rose & Tiger Woods share Tour Championship lead

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:24pm
World number one Justin Rose and 14-time major winner Tiger Woods are tied for the lead after round two of the season-ending Tour Championship.

Rihanna appointed as ambassador by Barbados

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:23pm
The pop icon, designer, actress says she "couldn't be more proud" to take on the government role.

The couple helping hedgehogs back into the wild

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:19pm
Frank and Veronica Tett have been nursing hedgehogs back to health for the last 30 years.

Minimum wage: Workers underpaid by record £15.6m

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:19pm
Some 200,000 workers missed out on being paid at least the minimum wage rate in the past year.

Why I'm happy 'living flat' after breast cancer

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:10pm
Juliet, who blogs about her recovery from cancer, explains why she didn’t want breast reconstruction after her mastectomy.

Viewpoint: What India's first newspaper says about democracy

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 7:07pm
Founded in 1780, Hicky's Bengal Gazette notoriously dogged the most powerful men in India.

Super 8s: Castleford Tigers 42-10 Wakefield Trinity

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 6:22pm
Greg Eden scores four tries as Castleford comfortably beat local rivals Wakefield to set up a semi-final at Wigan.

The Papers: 'Furious' May 'is not for turning'

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 5:49pm
Theresa May's statement calling for more respect from the EU dominates most of Saturday's papers.

Premiership: Newcastle Falcons 17-24 Exeter Chiefs

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 4:59pm
Sam Simmonds grabs two tries as leaders Exeter make it four wins from four with victory over a stubborn Newcastle side.


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