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Bristol council calls for parliamentary inquiry on slavery reparations

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Motion backed by councillors says experiences of African heritage groups needed to help shape plan Councillors in Bristol have called for a parliamentary commission of inquiry...
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Budget 2021: Rishi Sunak to pledge more government firepower to save jobs and businesses

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

But chancellor will tell MPs that historic tax and spending support will end as soon as UK plc emerges from Covid crisis Rishi Sunak will use tomorrow's budget to signal that...
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Grantham council won't pay for Thatcher statue unveiling

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Delays due to Covid mean there is enough time to raise money through private donations, say committee Plans to use £100,000 of taxpayers' money to underwrite an unveiling...
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Virus too unpredictable to set dates for easing lockdown, say ministers

6 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

The coronavirus is too unpredictable to set dates for easing lockdown, Stormont's blueprint for jump-starting society said.
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Researchers read sealed 17th century letter without opening it

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

‘Virtual unfolding' is hailed a breakthrough in the study of historic documents as unopened letter from 1697 is read for the first time using X-ray technology In a world first...
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I'm not ashamed medication got me through the pandemic - but we need talking therapies too | Jenny Stevens

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Prescription drugs helped my fraying mental health, but a lack of psychological support can undermine the good work they do How did you get through lockdown? Was it baking or...
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Should primary schoolchildren be made to wear masks?

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Improving ventilation and reducing class sizes is of more importance, say Covid experts Government stops councils enforcing masks in English primary schools As children return...
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Healthcare professionals in the UK have a moral duty to get the Covid jab | Frances Ryan

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

It is wrong that vulnerable people can be reliant on potentially infected nurses and care workers when a vaccine is available Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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PICS: Underweight 'Swanathan' the swan rescued by Gardaí in North Dublin

10 hours ago   |   Lovin Dublin

The Dublin Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has shared pictures of Swanathan...
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How can we stop basing our self-worth entirely on our careers?

How can we stop basing our self-worth entirely on our careers?

10 hours ago   |   Metro

Society has always emphasised the value of a strong work ethic, with our occupations and career identity forming a significant part of our social interactions. From when we are...
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Guardiola ‘knew this morning' that Man City were ready to put on a show

Guardiola ‘knew this morning' that Man City were ready to put on a show

Pep Guardiola had a feeling on the morning of the game that his side were ready to put on a show against Wolves, as Manchester City went 15 points clear at the top of the table... Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon facing vote of no confidence over Alex Salmond case legal advice

Nicola Sturgeon facing vote of no confidence over Alex Salmond case legal advice

Nicola Sturgeon is facing a vote of no confidence from the Scottish Conservatives Nicola Sturgeon is facing calls to resign over her handling of the Alex Salmond sexual... Read more ...

Meghan Markle hit by bullying claim from royal aides - Palace row erupts

Meghan Markle hit by bullying claim from royal aides - Palace row erupts

MEGHAN MARKLE has been hit by claims from Royal aides that she faced a bullying complaint made by one of her closest advisers during her time at Kensington Palace. Read more ...

Joe Root wants England to free themselves from fear in fourth Test against India

Joe Root wants England to free themselves from fear in fourth Test against India

Joe Root has urged his England team to “be a bit braver” and free themselves from fear in the final Test against India. The tourists have sustained heavy defeats in the last... Read more ...

Man City prove they're a completely different beast with mauling of Wolves

Man City prove they're a completely different beast with mauling of Wolves

MANCHESTER CITY 4-1 WOLVES: Pep Guardiola's side scored four more and extended their winning run to 21 matches in all competitions as the soon-to-be champions keep rolling Read more ...

Dallas is an enticing destination for history buffs, foodies, and sports...

Dallas is an enticing destination for history buffs, foodies, and sports fans. Here are the 9 best Airbnbs for your visit

Summary List Placement Significant landmarks and southern hospitality make Dallas enticing to history buffs and foodies. From a city bungalow to a tree house by the lake... Read more ...

Homeowners insurance usually covers water damage, but there are some exceptions

Homeowners insurance usually covers water damage, but there are some exceptions

Summary List Placement Depending on your homeowners policy, you could be covered for water damage. Water damage is generally covered with named peril insurance. You need... Read more ...

New York Democratic lawmakers say they're open to impeaching Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Democratic lawmakers say they're open to impeaching Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Summary List Placement New York lawmakers from the Democratic side of the aisle are calling for accountability in the wake of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's growing sexual harassment... Read more ...

Family with 3 dads on child's birth certificate reveal they spent $120,000...

Family with 3 dads on child's birth certificate reveal they spent $120,000 to have their daughter

Ian Jenkins, Alan Mayfield, and Jeremy Allen Hodges are all listed on their daughter Piper's birth certificate. The throuple from San Diego won a milestone legal victory in 2017. Read more ...

THREE-YEAR-OLD chef earns TikTok fame for his cooking skills

THREE-YEAR-OLD chef earns TikTok fame for his cooking skills

Chef Ilirian Kameraj from New York has been experimenting in the kitchen since he was less than a year old. During the pandemic, his mother started filming his cooking and... Read more ...