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'We shouldn't go back to lectures': why future students will learn online

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Universities moved online in response to coronavirus, but experts predict some changes will outlast the pandemic In the early medieval universities of Europe, masters stood at...
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48 hours in. . . Vienna, an insider guide to Europe's capital of culture, coffee and Klimt

48 hours in. . . Vienna, an insider guide to Europe's capital of culture, coffee and Klimt

1 hour ago   |   The Telegraph


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Tony Hawk's Pro Skater documentary set for release this summer

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater documentary set for release this summer

1 hour ago   |   Radio Times

Calling all millennials: a documentary delving into the underground story of the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater game series is set to kickflip its way onto screens. Titled Pretending...
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Experience: I didn't leave my son's hospital room for 47 days

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Sunny bank holidays were especially hard - knowing people were enjoying clear blue skies when we couldn't even feel fresh air In January, just after our eldest son turned four...
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Walter Wegmüller's The Tower: the all-seeing eye of providence

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The Swiss painter is known for creating a set of tarot cards, with the Tower seen as a sign of disaster The late Walter Wegmüller's version of The Tower, from his 1982 Neuzeit...
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Wanted dead or archive: how film-makers repurpose old footage

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Werner Herzog did it with Grizzly Man, Adam McKay did it with Vice - from archival libraries to old film canisters from charity shops, the past is waiting to be brought to life...
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Scrapping the pensions triple lock would disadvantage young people in future | Chris Dillow

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Ending the government guarantee has been touted as ‘fair'. But the main beneficiaries would be fund managers Scrapping the pensions triple lock , the government's promise to...
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Aberdeen's Belmont Street reimagined: Could it be the saving grace our hospitality industry needs?

1 hour ago   |   Press and Journal

Four independent local businesses are calling for changes to be made to current restrictions in Aberdeen's Belmont Street to offer a shared, safe social space for customers and...
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‘If someone has a very anti-steroids attitude but still takes drugs, smokes, drinks alcohol, that isn't any better': Natural powerlifter speaks out on Ipeds

1 hour ago   |   Evening Telegraph

A gold medal-winning strongwoman who set new heights for female power lifters believes there is a hypocrisy that lies at the heart of how society views steroids.
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Horror fans are dealing with the pandemic better because 2020 is a basically a horror film

Horror fans are dealing with the pandemic better because 2020 is a basically a horror film

2 hours ago   |   Metro

Turns out, watching horror movies was great practise for 2020 (Picture: Warner Brothers/Woods Entertainment) New research suggests fans of horror films have been dealing with...
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One care home resident died every minute during peak of the Covid-19 crisis

One care home resident died every minute during peak of the Covid-19 crisis

Office for National Statistics figures released today revealed 1,300 care home residents passed away on April 12 in England and Wales. That's almost a death every minute. Read more ...

Rick Parry discusses rumour linking Wigan plight to 'a bet in the Philippines'

Rick Parry discusses rumour linking Wigan plight to 'a bet in the Philippines'

Wigan Athletic were placed into administration on Thursday, and EFL chairman Rick Parry has been filmed discussing the circumstances surrounding the measures with a Latics fan Read more ...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of Black Lives Matter

Boris Johnson refuses to take the knee in support of Black Lives Matter. Opposition Labour party leader Keir Starmer took the knee in support of the movement earlier this... Read more ...

Edouard Philippe resigns as French prime minister

Edouard Philippe resigns as French prime minister

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Bayern Munich officially confirm £55m capture of Leroy Sane who puts pen to...

Bayern Munich officially confirm £55m capture of Leroy Sane who puts pen to paper of five-year deal

Bayern Munich have confirmed the £55million signing of Leroy Sane - with the German winger putting pen to paper on a five-year deal which will keep him at the Allianz Arena... Read more ...

Gyms could get permission to re-open 'in a couple of weeks', Boris Johnson says

Gyms could get permission to re-open 'in a couple of weeks', Boris Johnson says

Health officials have resisted gyms reopening because sweating people using a large number of objects, normally in an enclosed space, makes it almost impossible to make them... Read more ...

Man Utd news LIVE: Solskjaer press conference, dream trio urged to sign

Man Utd news LIVE: Solskjaer press conference, dream trio urged to sign

Keep up to date with all the latest news, transfer gossip, reaction and pundit views about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Man Utd side with our blog... 9.53am: SOLSKJAER PRESS... Read more ...

Horse Racing Tips: The Racing.Only Bettor best bets for the Epsom Oaks and more

Horse Racing Tips: The Racing.Only Bettor best bets for the Epsom Oaks and more

It's another top-class weekend of racing with the Epsom Oaks & Derby taking centre stage this weekend, along with a high-class edition of the Coral Eclipse at Sandown plus... Read more ...

Leroy Sane completes transfer to Bayern Munich as Man City boss Pep...

Leroy Sane completes transfer to Bayern Munich as Man City boss Pep Guardiola sent message

Leroy Sane has completed his move to Bayern Munich. Read more ...

The centre-back Chelsea will likely sell if top defensive target is signed

The centre-back Chelsea will likely sell if top defensive target is signed

According to the Athletic , Kurt Zouma is the centre-back that is most likely to be sold by the Blues in order to make room for top target Declan Rice. The Frenchman is the... Read more ...