What is behind the ‘Green surge' in Europe?

WHAT IS BEHIND THE ‘GREEN SURGE' IN EUROPE?

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Bose Sleepbuds review: engineering a good night's sleep

BOSE SLEEPBUDS REVIEW: ENGINEERING A GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP

Insomniacs rejoice! The elite audio brand has turned its attention to solving the problem of sleeplessness Review Friday, October 19,...

 
 
 
F1 United States Grand Prix: travel guide to Circuit of the Americas in Austin

F1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX: TRAVEL GUIDE TO CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS IN AUSTIN

Tempted to try Formula 1 Texas-style? Then here's what you need to know Preview Friday, October 19, 2018 - 3:07pm The much-travelled...

Wimbledon: final set tie-breaks to be introduced in 2019

WIMBLEDON: FINAL SET TIE-BREAKS TO BE INTRODUCED IN 2019

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Vatican says Pope considering visit to North Korea

VATICAN SAYS POPE CONSIDERING VISIT TO NORTH KOREA

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Nick Clegg hired as Facebook's head of global affairs

NICK CLEGG HIRED AS FACEBOOK'S HEAD OF GLOBAL AFFAIRS

 
 
 
The Week Unwrapped podcast: Saudi wrestling, cultural stereotypes and the Orthodox Church

THE WEEK UNWRAPPED PODCAST: SAUDI WRESTLING, CULTURAL STEREOTYPES AND THE ORTHODOX CHURCH

Should WWE cancel its Saudi extravaganza? How should we teach sociology? And are we heading for a schism in Christianity? Analysis Friday,...

Pros and cons of academies

PROS AND CONS OF ACADEMIES

Credits Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images Alt Text Secondary schools Labour has vowed to scrap academy system if party wins power In Depth Friday,...

 
 
 
F1: Lewis Hamilton is one of the all-time best drivers, says Fernando Alonso

F1: LEWIS HAMILTON IS ONE OF THE ALL-TIME BEST DRIVERS, SAYS FERNANDO ALONSO

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Australian man admits kidnap and rape of British backpacker

AUSTRALIAN MAN ADMITS KIDNAP AND RAPE OF BRITISH BACKPACKER

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Premier League: Chelsea vs. Man Utd team news, possible starting XIs, TV channel

PREMIER LEAGUE: CHELSEA VS. MAN UTD TEAM NEWS, POSSIBLE STARTING XIS, TV CHANNEL

Description Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri goes head-to-head with Manchester United's former Blues manager Jose Mourinho at Stamford Bridge Credits Jordan...

Discover Champagne: France's sleeping giant

DISCOVER CHAMPAGNE: FRANCE'S SLEEPING GIANT

Credits Champagne Bureau UK To mark National Champagne Day, The Week finds there is much more to the Unesco world heritage site than...

 
 
 
Ian Tomlin: Battersea beating victim ‘confronted drug dealers'

IAN TOMLIN: BATTERSEA BEATING VICTIM ‘CONFRONTED DRUG DEALERS'

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Premier League transfer news: Alexis Sanchez, Eden Hazard, Zlatan Ibrahimovic

PREMIER LEAGUE TRANSFER NEWS: ALEXIS SANCHEZ, EDEN HAZARD, ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC

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FA condemns online abuse of England women's star Karen Carney

FA CONDEMNS ONLINE ABUSE OF ENGLAND WOMEN'S STAR KAREN CARNEY

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Wilshere: Arsenal should offer new contract to ‘future captain' Ramsey

WILSHERE: ARSENAL SHOULD OFFER NEW CONTRACT TO ‘FUTURE CAPTAIN' RAMSEY

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England rugby head coach Eddie Jones doesn't fear the sack

ENGLAND RUGBY HEAD COACH EDDIE JONES DOESN'T FEAR THE SACK

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Rugby player finishes game despite ‘smashed testicle'

RUGBY PLAYER FINISHES GAME DESPITE ‘SMASHED TESTICLE'

Credits Anthony Au-Yeung/Getty Images Alt Text Rugby player Jona Nareki finishes game with ‘smashed testicle' And other stories from...

 
 
 

FRIDAY 19 OCTOBER 2018

Company news, markets and financial talking points, available from 8am Monday to Friday Inequality deepens as UK ultra-rich numbers...

Afghanistan security chief shot dead by bodyguard

AFGHANISTAN SECURITY CHIEF SHOT DEAD BY BODYGUARD

Credits JAWED TANVEER/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Afghan general Abdul Raziq has been killed by a bodyguard ahead of elections on Saturday Attack...

 
 
 



Nick Clegg takes over as Facebook's head of global affairs

Nick Clegg takes over as Facebook's head of global affairs

Facebook has hired Nick Clegg as their new vice president for global affairs. The former UK deputy prime minister will move to Silicone Valley in the US in January to lead... Read more ...

“Player-by-player, they are the best team in the league” - Maurizio Sarri...

“Player-by-player, they are the best team in the league” - Maurizio Sarri attempts to pile pressure on Jose Mourinho with squad strength comments

Manchester United are a team with the best players in the Premier League according to Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri. Ahead of the big Premier League encounter between... Read more ...

Maurizio Sarri: Eden Hazard can win Ballon d'Or at Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri: Eden Hazard can win Ballon d'Or at Chelsea

Hazard can win trophies Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has claimed Eden Hazard can win the biggest trophies with Chelsea. There has been a huge amount of speculation over Hazard's... Read more ...

Pictured: All 16 Huddersfield rape gang jailed for 221 years for horrific...

Pictured: All 16 Huddersfield rape gang jailed for 221 years for horrific abuse of girls

A gang of 20 men who embarked on a ‘campaign of rape and other sexual abuse' against vulnerable teenage girls in Huddersfield can finally be named after they were jailed for a... Read more ...

Meghan Markle wedges: The Duchess of Sussex takes a leaf out of Kate...

Meghan Markle wedges: The Duchess of Sussex takes a leaf out of Kate Middleton's fashion book as she breaks the Queen's footwear rule during royal tour in Australia

Meghan Markle wore wedges to Bondi Beach Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, are currently in Australia on their royal tour. The former Suits... Read more ...

Premier League: Chelsea vs. Man Utd team news, possible starting XIs, TV channel

Premier League: Chelsea vs. Man Utd team news, possible starting XIs, TV channel

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Kevin De Bruyne ready to return from injury against Burnley, confirms Pep...

Kevin De Bruyne ready to return from injury against Burnley, confirms Pep Guardiola

Kevin De Bruyne is set to make his return for Manchester City Pep Guardiola has confirmed Kevin De Bruyne is ready to return for Manchester City but has remained coy over... Read more ...

Julian Assange Is Taking Legal Action Against Ecuador For Violating His Rights

Julian Assange Is Taking Legal Action Against Ecuador For Violating His Rights

Julian Assange is to launch legal action against the government of Ecuador , accusing it of violating his “fundamental rights and freedoms”, WikiLeaks has announced. Assange... Read more ...

Alexis Sanchez not spotted with Man Utd squad travelling to London for...

Alexis Sanchez not spotted with Man Utd squad travelling to London for Chelsea match

Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge on Saturday with his Manchester United team Alexis Sanchez was not spotted with the rest of his Manchester United teammates who... Read more ...

Pep Guardiola does not expect Jadon Sancho to return to Manchester City...

Pep Guardiola does not expect Jadon Sancho to return to Manchester City while he is manager

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