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Amazon faces double whammy for selling Nazi propaganda and for made-up Holocaust scenes in its new Prime show

Amazon faces double whammy for selling Nazi propaganda and for made-up Holocaust scenes in its new Prime show

26 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon faces fierce criticism for selling antisemitic books and "caricaturing" the suffering of Holocaust survivors on its new Prime series "Hunters." On Friday, the Auschwitz...
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The best recent thrillers - review roundup

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Boy meets girl in the woods, a wedding turns bloody, and two cold cases come dramatically back to life Bantam Press, £12.99, pp384
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Untold Night and Day by Bae Suah review - a dreamlike quest

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The South Korean writer weaves a metaphysical detective story with immense skill Untold Night and Day was first published in Korea in 2013 and is the fourth of Bae Suah's...
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Apeirogon by Colum McCann review - a beautifully observed masterpiece

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Based on the true-life friendship of two men whose daughters were killed in the Middle East, this novel buoys the heart In his 1985 Jerusalem prize acceptance speech, Milan...
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Organisers ‘delighted' at success of Aberdeen crime festival Granite Noir

6 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Aberdeen's international crime writing festival came to a close last night with organisers “delighted” by its success. Granite Noir attracted about 12,000 people to events...
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Best books on. Care homes

Best books on. Care homes

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Old-folks'-home literature has had a bit of a moment in the fiction charts in recent years, according to Patricia Nicol.
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GTA IV is making a comeback on Steam, but don't get excited just yet

GTA IV is making a comeback on Steam, but don't get excited just yet

16 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Rockstar has had a rocky few months, what with the exit of Dan Houser - whose brainchildren include Red Dead Redemption 2 and GTA V - and Grand Theft Auto IV being pulled from...
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Dr Disrespect has a memoir on the way

Dr Disrespect has a memoir on the way

17 hours ago   |   PCGamesN

What's next after a wildly successful career as a videogames streamer? Why, the world of letters, of course - or at least that's the plan for Guy 'Dr DisRespect' Beahm, who is...
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Subnautica: Below Zero has added a massive sunken ship to explore

Subnautica: Below Zero has added a massive sunken ship to explore

23 hours ago   |   PCGamesN

Subnautica: Below Zero has been in early access for less than a month, but the development team at Unknown Worlds is already adding to the expandalone chapter in significant...
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The pull of Pinocchio - How an Italian fairy tale became a pop culture staple

The pull of Pinocchio - How an Italian fairy tale became a pop culture staple

1 day ago   |   Little White Lies

Back in 1976, during initial conversations with Brian W Aldiss about his short story ‘Supertoys Last All Summer Long', Stanley Kubrick gave the writer a copy of Carlo Collodi's...
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Aston Villa 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news...

Aston Villa 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Aston Villa are battling away as they seek to avoid an instant return to the Championship. Premier League 2019/20 fixtures: Full schedule, TV and live stream... Read more ...

Anthony Joshua had seven-word message to Eddie Hearn about blockbuster Tyson...

Anthony Joshua had seven-word message to Eddie Hearn about blockbuster Tyson Fury fight

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn spoke with the British heavyweight champion after Tyson Fury beat Deontay Wilder to claim the WBC belt. Read more ...

Man's body found in the back of a bin lorry in London as police probe...

Man's body found in the back of a bin lorry in London as police probe unexplained death

A man's body has been found in the back of a bin lorry on Bethwin Road, Camberwell, south London. Officers were called to the scene at 5.35am after reports that a body had been... Read more ...

BBC settles equal pay claim with Newswatch host Samira Ahmed

BBC settles equal pay claim with Newswatch host Samira Ahmed

Samira Ahmed and the BBC have reached a settlement after the presenter won her equal pay claim against the corporation. Read more ...

FA bans primary school children from heading in training

FA bans primary school children from heading in training

Primary school children will no longer be able to head a football in training under new guidelines released by the English, Northern Irish and Scottish Football Associations. Read more ...

Tyson Fury urged to retire by father John and snub Anthony Joshua and...

Tyson Fury urged to retire by father John and snub Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder

John Fury wants his son Tyson Fury to retire from boxing. Read more ...

Robin Van Persie urges Manchester United to sign PSG striker Edinson Cavani

Robin Van Persie urges Manchester United to sign PSG striker Edinson Cavani

United have been linked with Lyon star Moussa Dembele but Van Persie believes the Old Trafford outfit should go for a 'proven goalscorer' like Cavani. Read more ...

Peter Kay announces comeback - three years after pulling out of tour

Peter Kay announces comeback - three years after pulling out of tour

Peter Kay is returning to the stage after announcing new dates for his Dance For Life charity discos in aid of Cancer Research UK. Read more ...

Towie star Lydia Bright gives birth to ‘perfect' baby girl

Towie star Lydia Bright gives birth to ‘perfect' baby girl

Lydia has welcomed a baby girl Towie star Lydia Bright has given birth to her first child. The 30-year-old confirmed that she has welcomed her daughter with ex-boyfriend Lee... Read more ...

Behind the Home Office's ‘civil war' drama

Behind the Home Office's ‘civil war' drama

Credits Glyn Kirk/AFP via Getty Images Boris Johnson is advised against civil service cull amid damaging leaks against Home Secretary Priti Patel Advertisement Feature The Week... Read more ...