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Mark Cuban says schools shouldn't reopen until there's a coronavirus vaccine

57 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

As Trump pushes schools nationwide to reopen in the fall , billionaire Mark Cuban took to Twitter to voice a different action plan: wait until there's a vaccine. In a long...
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Concern over choice of Tony Sewell as head of UK race commission

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Government panel will be led by charity boss who has rejected the idea of institutional racism Boris Johnson has revealed that Tony Sewell, an education charity boss with a...
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Can corporate responses to racism ever be truly meaningful?

Can corporate responses to racism ever be truly meaningful?

1 hour ago   |   Metro

They've posted black squares and issued apologies... now what? In the immediate aftermath of the death of George Floyd and the boom of the Black Lives Matter movement...
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Government announces membership of race commission promised by Boris Johnson

Government announces membership of race commission promised by Boris Johnson

1 hour ago   |   The Mirror   |   2 articles

The panel will be chaired by Dr Tony Sewell, head of education charity Generating Genius
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Ron Johnston obituary

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Human geographer who showed that voters are influenced not only by their beliefs, but by where they live and work Ron Johnston, who has died aged 79, was a human geographer...
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Delaying phase four increases chance of schools reopening in September - Harris

2 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

The decision not to proceed with phase four of reopening the country increases the possibility of all children returning to school in September, the Higher Education Minister...
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'Judged on how we used to be': improving schools cry foul over GCSE and A-level grading

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Heads fear regulator will penalise poorer students by standardising scores in line with previous years' results Soraya Hedges took over her secondary school in the Midlands two...
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Simon Harris: Ireland still open to international students

2 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Ireland is still open to international students and they may be encouraged to study in the country due to its handling of coronavirus, Higher Education Minister Simon Harris...
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Scottish Govt: No physical distancing needed between kids in primary and high school

Scottish Govt: No physical distancing needed between kids in primary and high school

2 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Education Secretary John Swinney said: “This scientific advice will inform the way schools can re-open safely from 11 August, if infection rates continue to remain low."
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Kate Middleton has revealed the one thing she wishes she was given as a first time mum

Kate Middleton has revealed the one thing she wishes she was given as a first time mum

4 hours ago   |   Marie Claire

Getty Images Kate Middleton is one of the most talked about women in the world, making viral news for everything from her fashion statements to her public appearances. It is...
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Government hits out at ISIS bride Shamima Begum court ruling and plans appeal

Government hits out at ISIS bride Shamima Begum court ruling and plans appeal

ISIS bride Shamima Begum, now 20 and living in a refugee camp Syria following the fall of the terror group, has moved a step closer to returning to the UK in her fight to... Read more ...

Coronavirus: England cricketer Jofra Archer out of second Test after...

Coronavirus: England cricketer Jofra Archer out of second Test after bio-secure breach

England cricketer Jofra Archer has been excluded from today's second Test against the West Indies following a breach of the team's bio-secure protocols. Read more ...

Russian actors sought to interfere in general election over leaked trade...

Russian actors sought to interfere in general election over leaked trade documents, says government

Russian actors sought to interfere in last year's general election through the promotion of leaked documents on a potential US-UK trade deal, the government has found. Read more ...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous...

‘WTF' - Arsenal's Aubameyang fuming after Alexander-Arnold's dangerous challenge on Saka

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has hinted that he's seriously annoyed that Trent Alexander-Arnold's challenge on Bukayo Saka wasn't reviewed by VAR, if this tweet's... Read more ...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's...

Vanessa Paradis And Winona Ryder No Longer Giving Evidence In Johnny Depp's Libel Case Against The Sun

Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis will no longer be called to give evidence in Johnny Depp 's libel claim against The Sun, the High Court has heard. The Hollywood actor is suing... Read more ...

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England and Wales to meet in Wembley friendly on October 8

England will play a friendly match against Wales at Wembley Stadium on Thursday October 8. Read more ...

Closest images ever taken of sun reveal 'campfires' on surface

Closest images ever taken of sun reveal 'campfires' on surface

The closest images ever taken of the sun have been revealed, showing mini solar flares dotted across its surface. Read more ...

Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis dropped from Johnny Depp libel trial

Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis dropped from Johnny Depp libel trial

Winona and Vanessa will no longer give evidence Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis's evidence will no longer be heard in Johnny Depp 's libel trial. Two of Depp's exes were... Read more ...

Pizza Express 'draws up plans to close around 75 of its 470 UK restaurants'

Pizza Express 'draws up plans to close around 75 of its 470 UK restaurants'

Pizza Express is planning on closing 75 of its 470 UK restaurants, reports suggest. Read more ...

Johnny Depp's bodyguard heard chilling screams & saw Amber Heard hurling bottles

Johnny Depp's bodyguard heard chilling screams & saw Amber Heard hurling bottles

Johnny Depp's bodyguard Sean Bett has claimed he heard screams from the actor's apartment on the night of Amber Heard's 30th birthday party. He also claimed to have seen Heard... Read more ...