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David de Gea is in the Manchester United squad for the US despite being linked with Real Madrid

What now for David De Gea? Will he play for Manchester United after Real Madrid transfer collapses?

The Spain international's move to Real Madrid if off

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea

David De Gea: Why did the deal from Manchester United to Real Madrid collapse?

The Spanish goalkeeper's proposed move fell through at the last minute

Charlie Austin

Charlie Austin latest: Tottenham, Bournemouth and Newcastle among favourites to sign QPR striker

QPR hitman has been tipped to move all summer

Adnan Januzaj exits Manchester United: Borussia Dortmund loan sealed

The Belgium international will wear the No 9 jersey at his new club

Monaco forward Anthony Martial is on the verge of joining Manchester United

Anthony Martial misses open goal, but celebrates anyway

An embarrassing moment from the soon-to-be-Manchester United player's past

A frustrated Jose Mourinho looks on from the stands

Papy Djilobodji to Chelsea: £2.7m fee agreed, defender in London for medical

Nantes player on verge of signing four-year deal

Anthony Martial could leave Monaco this summer or £18.2m

Anthony Martial: Is the £36m Manchester United signing a Liverpool fan?

The Monaco striker revealed in a recent tweet that he might be

Jasper Cillessen to Manchester United: 'No contact' made, despite potential David De Gea exit

Ajax stopper has been tipped to replace the current Old Trafford No 1

Monaco forward Anthony Martial is on the verge of joining Manchester United

Anthony Martial 'could become most expensive French player ever' in Manchester United move

The fee for the Monaco striker could reportedly rise above that paid for Zinedine Zidane

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How Isis profits from destruction of antiquities

Robert Fisk on the terrorist group's manipulation of the market to increase the price of artefacts
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'If we lose touch we’ll end up with two decades of the Tories'

In an exclusive interview, Andy Burnham urges Jeremy Corbyn voters to think again in last-minute plea
Tunisia fears its Arab Spring could be reversed as the new regime becomes as intolerant of dissent as its predecessor

The Arab Spring reversed

Tunisian protesters fear that a new law will whitewash corrupt businessmen and officials, but they are finding that the new regime is becoming as intolerant of dissent as its predecessor
King Arthur: Legendary figure was real and lived most of his life in Strathclyde, academic claims

Academic claims King Arthur was real - and reveals where he lived

Dr Andrew Breeze says the legendary figure did exist – but was a general, not a king
Who is Oliver Bonas and how has he captured middle-class hearts?

Who is Oliver Bonas?

It's the first high-street store to pay its staff the living wage, and it saw out the recession in style
Earth has 'lost more than half its trees' since humans first started cutting them down

Axe-wielding Man fells half the world’s trees – leaving us just 422 each

However, the number of trees may be eight times higher than previously thought
60 years of Scalextric: Model cars are now stuffed with as much tech as real ones

60 years of Scalextric

Model cars are now stuffed with as much tech as real ones
Theme parks continue to draw in thrill-seekers despite the risks - so why are we so addicted?

Why are we addicted to theme parks?

Now that Banksy has unveiled his own dystopian version, Christopher Beanland considers the ups and downs of our endless quest for amusement
Tourism in Iran: The country will soon be opening up again after years of isolation

Iran is opening up again to tourists

After years of isolation, Iran is reopening its embassies abroad. Soon, there'll be the chance for the adventurous to holiday there
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10 best PS4 games

Can’t wait for the new round of blockbusters due out this autumn? We played through last year’s offering
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Ten things we learnt from the transfer window

Record-breaking spending shows FFP restraint no longer applies
Migrant crisis: UN official Philippe Douste-Blazy reveals the harrowing sights he encountered among refugees arriving on Lampedusa

‘Can we really just turn away?’

Dead bodies, men drowning, women miscarrying – a senior UN figure on the horrors he has witnessed among migrants arriving on Lampedusa, and urges politicians not to underestimate our caring nature
Nine of Syria and Iraq's 10 world heritage sites are in danger as Isis ravages centuries of history

Nine of Syria and Iraq's 10 world heritage sites are in danger...

... and not just because of Isis vandalism
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Girl on a Plane

An exclusive extract of the novelisation inspired by the 1970 Palestinian fighters hijack
Why Frederick Forsyth's spying days could spell disaster for today's journalists

Why Frederick Forsyth's spying days could spell disaster for today's journalists

The author of 'The Day of the Jackal' has revealed he spied for MI6 while a foreign correspondent