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Jeremy Corbyn accuses Tories of failing a generation of children

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Labour leader vows to unlock children's potential as he gears up for possible snap election Jeremy Corbyn has met children at a lunch club in Swansea to highlight Labour's...
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Transgender journalist loses discrimination claim against the Times

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Katherine O'Donnell, who was made redundant from Scottish edition, loses tribunal A transgender woman made redundant by the Times has lost an employment tribunal in which she...
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'They just dump you here': the homeless families living in shipping containers

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The tiny flats are cheap to build, but critics say their use shows ‘something has gone very wrong' Eye-catchingly, Ikea-ishly modern with its brightly coloured exterior...
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9 subtle ways technology is making humanity worse

9 subtle ways technology is making humanity worse

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

For many of us fully immersed in the digital age , it's hard to imagine a world before the advent of the internet, cloud storage, and smartphones. Experts have found that in...
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Pakistan expands ban on plastic bags as inspectors are caught in shop spat

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Punjab joins regions where polythene bags are illegal and stiff fines take effect in Islamabad amid demands for alternatives Punjab has become the latest region in Pakistan to...
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Too many women have pain during sex. This must not be a taboo subject | Susannah Thraves

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

It's a common complaint, and help is available. Yet, because of isolation, fear and shame, few seek it out Like so many, I adore Fleabag. She's outrageous, with a sexual...
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Jeremy Kyle set for TV return, says ITV boss

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Kevin Lygo says presenter shouldn't be blamed for failings of axed Jeremy Kyle Show Jeremy Kyle is set to return to TV screens, months after his eponymous chat show was...
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Paralympian stranded on train after guards fail to help her: 'I went home and cried'

15 hours ago   |   The Independent

'It finally hit me that society is just not going to change to make services truly accessible. I will have to accept discrimination all my life'
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Experience: I had an erection for three weeks

15 hours ago   |   The Guardian

I grabbed a wine-cooling sleeve from the freezer and wrapped it around my penis This summer I got a new boyfriend, moved into a new flat in Berlin and started a new job - it...
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Iain Duncan Smith wants us to work until we drop. But we are not machines | Stefan Stern

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A thinktank chaired by the Tory MP suggests raising the state pension age to 75. But there's more to long life than removing ‘barriers' to work When Oasis's Liam Gallagher sang...
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Officials claim North Korea has test fired TWO ballistic missiles over the...

Officials claim North Korea has test fired TWO ballistic missiles over the Sea of Japan

The Coast Guard says the short-range projectiles did not reach Japanese waters or the Exclusive Economic Zone. Read more ...

Prince Andrew 'has had more than 1,000 lovers' but would never sleep with...

Prince Andrew 'has had more than 1,000 lovers' but would never sleep with teenagers, friends claim

Prince Andrew has had more than 1,000 lovers according to close friends, but has not slept with any teenagers, as he faces more allegations following the suicide of Jeffrey... Read more ...

Bury bid under consideration from EFL after sports data company leads rescue...

Bury bid under consideration from EFL after sports data company leads rescue mission for troubled club

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg was just treated for a pancreatic tumor, a type of...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was just treated for a pancreatic tumor, a type of cancer that spreads quickly and is hard to detect

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent radiation therapy for a tumor in her pancreas, according to Kathy Arberg, a court spokeswoman. Arberg said Ginsberg is doing... Read more ...

Commuters have to walk along Tube tracks in the dark to be evacuated near St...

Commuters have to walk along Tube tracks in the dark to be evacuated near St Pancras

Commuters were seen being led through the tunnel at St Pancras International as Thameslink Railway revealed there had been problems with overhead wires at Kentish Town. Read more ...

Disney is reportedly making a 'Ms. Marvel' TV series for its upcoming...

Disney is reportedly making a 'Ms. Marvel' TV series for its upcoming Netflix competitor, bringing the Muslim superhero to the MCU

Disney is developing a live-action "Ms. Marvel" TV series for Disney Plus, The Hollywood Reporter first reported on Friday. Ms. Marvel is a teenage, Pakistani American, Muslim... Read more ...

Disney is releasing an entire Marvel-themed 'Avengers Campus' park in 2020...

Disney is releasing an entire Marvel-themed 'Avengers Campus' park in 2020. Here's everything we know so far

On Friday, Disney confirmed that it will be debuting an entire Marvel-themed area of its park and announced that it will be called "Avengers Campus." This park is set to open... Read more ...

Trump retaliates against China, says the US will hike tariffs on imports

Trump retaliates against China, says the US will hike tariffs on imports

The Trump administration said Friday it would retaliate against China's latest tariffs with a tariff increase of its own. The president tweeted that tariffs on the $250 billion... Read more ...

Boris Johnson to warn Donald Trump that NHS and animal welfare standards are...

Boris Johnson to warn Donald Trump that NHS and animal welfare standards are off the table

Boris Johnson will tell the US President they need to strike the 'right deal' as they have breakfast on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Biarritz, France. Read more ...

Boris Johnson tells migrants 'we will send you back' if they cross the Channel

Boris Johnson tells migrants 'we will send you back' if they cross the Channel

The Prime Minister warned migrants they would be 'sent back' if they crossed. Mr Johnson warned the UK should not be regarded as a place to arrive illegally. Read more ...