Instant Opinion: Tories treated Manchester as ‘callously' as the miners

INSTANT OPINION: TORIES TREATED MANCHESTER AS ‘CALLOUSLY' AS THE MINERS

Description Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 22 October Credits Oli Scarff/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text A...

Would handing No. 10's powers to local leaders have improved the UK's Covid response?

WOULD HANDING NO. 10'S POWERS TO LOCAL LEADERS HAVE IMPROVED THE UK'S COVID RESPONSE?

Description Countries taking a more regional approach have had success in tackling virus - and avoided domestic disputes Credits Justin...

 
 
 
US election: why Donald Trump has a secret Chinese bank account

US ELECTION: WHY DONALD TRUMP HAS A SECRET CHINESE BANK ACCOUNT

Description Questions are raised about the president's business dealings in China Credits Thomas Peter / Getty Images Alt Text Donald...

Laptop belonging to Joe Biden's son linked to FBI money laundering probe

LAPTOP BELONGING TO JOE BIDEN'S SON LINKED TO FBI MONEY LAUNDERING PROBE

Description Hunter and Joe Biden Credits David McNew/Getty Images Alt Text Hunter Biden and Joe Biden walking together. Subpoena indicates...

 
 
 
One in four Britons believe in QAnon-linked conspiracy theories, study finds

ONE IN FOUR BRITONS BELIEVE IN QANON-LINKED CONSPIRACY THEORIES, STUDY FINDS

Description Members of QAnon await the arrival of US President Donald Trump at a political rally in Pennsylvania Credits MANDEL NGAN/AFP...

LAPTOP BELONGING TO JOE BIDEN'S SON LINKED TO FBI MONEY LAUNDERING PROBE

Subpoena indicates that contents of Hunter Biden's computer are being scrutinised in financial case One-Minute Read Thursday, October...

 
 
 
Design for life: how transforming your home can make you happier

DESIGN FOR LIFE: HOW TRANSFORMING YOUR HOME CAN MAKE YOU HAPPIER

Description This house in Manchester was designed by Martin Gibson of GA Studio Architects. It was the Riba North West Award winner...

Mesut Ozil's Arsenal exile: footballing reasons or political?

MESUT OZIL'S ARSENAL EXILE: FOOTBALLING REASONS OR POLITICAL?

Credits Julian Finney/Getty Images Alt Text Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil German playmaker questions the club's loyalty after omission...

 
 
 
Brexit deal could be done in fortnight after three phone calls ‘unlock' talks

BREXIT DEAL COULD BE DONE IN FORTNIGHT AFTER THREE PHONE CALLS ‘UNLOCK' TALKS

Credits Olivier Hoslet/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text Michel Barnier and Lord David Frost pose for a photograph Michel Barnier...

Ben Ainslie on his mission to bring home the ‘Auld Mug'

BEN AINSLIE ON HIS MISSION TO BRING HOME THE ‘AULD MUG'

The Rolex testimonee will skipper Ineos Team UK in sailing's America's Cup One-Minute Read Alexandra Zagalsky Thursday, October 22,...

 
 
 

TEN THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY: THURSDAY 22 OCT 2020

Rashford in ‘despair' as Tories reject free meals Marcus Rashford has spoken of his “despair” after the Conservatives voted down a...

Televangelist claims God told him Donald Trump will win

TELEVANGELIST CLAIMS GOD TOLD HIM DONALD TRUMP WILL WIN

Credits Brendan Smialowski/Getty And other stories from the stranger side of life One-Minute Read Chas Newkey-Burden Thursday, October...

 
 
 
Coronavirus: how has Isis dealt with the outbreak of Covid-19?

CORONAVIRUS: HOW HAS ISIS DEALT WITH THE OUTBREAK OF COVID-19?

Description Terror group finds new opportunities amid the global pandemic Credits Fadel Senna/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text Men suspected...

Why everybody's talking about Boris Johnson's battle with Brussels, Burnham and business

WHY EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT BORIS JOHNSON'S BATTLE WITH BRUSSELS, BURNHAM AND BUSINESS

Description Bruising 24 hours sees prime minister clash with northern leaders, EU officials and city bosses Credits Leon Neal/Getty...

 
 
 
Instant Opinion: secret government Covid contracts are ‘heaping misery on Britain'

INSTANT OPINION: SECRET GOVERNMENT COVID CONTRACTS ARE ‘HEAPING MISERY ON BRITAIN'

Description Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 21 October Credits Justin Tallis/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text Special...

Schools do not spread Covid-19, multiple studies find

SCHOOLS DO NOT SPREAD COVID-19, MULTIPLE STUDIES FIND

Credits Oli Scarff/Getty Alt Text Covid precautions at a school in Bolton Reports from Germany, Norway and the WHO conclude schoolchildren...

 
 
 
Revealed: the best and worst places in the UK to work from home

REVEALED: THE BEST AND WORST PLACES IN THE UK TO WORK FROM HOME

Yorkshire spa town tops new index as biggest cities trail behind One-Minute Read Chas Newkey-Burden Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 12:04pm A...

European Premier League: radical breakaway plot is revealed

EUROPEAN PREMIER LEAGUE: RADICAL BREAKAWAY PLOT IS REVEALED

Description Liverpool and Man Utd are reportedly in talks to join new Fifa-backed tournament Credits Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Alt...

 
 
 
How Starmer's ‘fair one nation deal' is whipping up a Conservative rebellion

HOW STARMER'S ‘FAIR ONE NATION DEAL' IS WHIPPING UP A CONSERVATIVE REBELLION

Credits Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Alt Text Keir Starmer wearing a black face mask. Labour motion to standardise Covid financial support...

Transport for London bailout talks hit a crossroad

TRANSPORT FOR LONDON BAILOUT TALKS HIT A CROSSROAD

Description Government threatens to take direct control as Sadiq Khan condemns ‘triple whammy' of proposed measures Credits Dan Kitwood/Getty...

 
 
 



Carlo Ancelotti “really sorry” for Virgil van Dijk injury - but Jordan...

Carlo Ancelotti “really sorry” for Virgil van Dijk injury - but Jordan Pickford criticism “not fair”

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Stoke-On-Trent, Coventry And Slough Placed Into Tier 2 Coronavirus Lockdown

Stoke-On-Trent, Coventry And Slough Placed Into Tier 2 Coronavirus Lockdown

Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry and Slough will be placed into tier 2 local lockdown from Saturday, Matt Hancock has announced. Speaking in the Commons on Thursday, the health... Read more ...

New Job Support Scheme changes explained - how much money you will get

New Job Support Scheme changes explained - how much money you will get

Rishi Sunak has torn up the scheme that was due to replace furlough from November 1 - and made it more generous. But you won't actually get more of your salary, and you could... Read more ...

Schumacher Jr linked to 2021 Haas F1 drive

Schumacher Jr linked to 2021 Haas F1 drive

Haas F1 American squad will have a fresh line-up in 2012, with Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen both leaving The Haas Formula 1 team will have an entirely new driver line-up... Read more ...

“From that point it was clear for me” - Hakim Ziyech reveals what one thing...

“From that point it was clear for me” - Hakim Ziyech reveals what one thing made him join Chelsea

Hakim Ziyech is only just returning to action after injury, and still has yet to start a competitive game for Chelsea, but it's not been a long time since the deal was agreed... Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon announces 17 new coronavirus deaths and 1,712 cases in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon announces 17 new coronavirus deaths and 1,712 cases in Scotland

The First Minister announced the latest figures at Thursday's daily briefing. Read more ...

Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus again and will miss Barcelona clash

Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus again and will miss Barcelona clash

The Juventus star flew home early from international duty with Portugal earlier this month after testing positive Read more ...

Boris Becker pleads not guilty to failing to hand over trophies to settle debts

Boris Becker pleads not guilty to failing to hand over trophies to settle debts

The six-time Grand Slam winning tennis star pleaded not guilty to all counts as he appeared in court accused of failing to declare a number of properties and bank accounts... Read more ...

Rishi Sunak gives lifeline to businesses in Tier 2 and the self-employed...

Rishi Sunak gives lifeline to businesses in Tier 2 and the self-employed with new funds

RISHI SUNAK threw a lifeline to businesses facing significant economic losses because of Tier 2 restrictions as he announced the launch of a new monthly support fund. Read more ...

Davina McCall's daughter Holly caught Covid after a week of uni

Davina McCall's daughter Holly caught Covid after a week of uni

Davina McCall has told that daughter Holly caught the deadly bug after just a week at Newcastle Uni, claiming the students there had failed to socially distance Read more ...