Day In a Page
Tuesday, 19 November 2013
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- Npower sells gas and electricity subsidiaries to Utility Warehouse creating 'Big Seven'
- Fashion retailer Bonmarché makes solid debut on London Stock Exchange
- Mobile services provider Weve insists it can succeed without Apple
- Cineworld founder lowers curtain after 44 years in film industry to 'enjoy the fruits of success'
- Super-discounters Aldi and Lidl lure customers away from Big Four as shoppers go bargain hunting
- Royal Mail IPO adviser tells clients to 'sell' the stock ahead of MPs grilling
- Npower boss welcomes 'Big Seven' after £218 million energy deal with Telecom Plus
- Bank of England in no rush to hike interest rates
- Glencore trader fired for 'serious misconduct' smashed a bottle of wine during business dinner
- Former Co-op boss defends Britannia deal
- Graphene: The wonder material being used to create thinner, stronger condoms and help fight spread of Aids
- First people to colonise the Americas before Christopher Columbus are linked to Europe by new DNA discovery
- Fred Sanger dies at 95: 'Father of the genomics' and only Briton ever to win two Nobel Prizes
- Taking an aspirin at bedtime can cut risk of heart attack in morning, study reveals
- Promiscuous mice have 'sexier smelling' sons
- Video: Nasa launches mission to Mars
- Scientists explain why male noses are 10% bigger than females'
- Ray Gosling: Writer, broadcaster and activist who fought prejudice and the class divide and championed those without a voice
- Frederick Sanger: Scientist whose pioneering work on DNA sequencing paved the way for mapping the human genome
- Diane Disney Miller: Daughter of Walt Disney who spent much of her life tirelessly preserving the film mogul's legacy
- Roger Berthoud: 'Independent' leader-writer who also wrote acclaimed biographies of Henry Moore and Graham Sutherland
- William Sullivan: Statesman who helped take the US out of Vietnam and went on to serve as his country's last ambassador to Iran
- Cheb I Sabbah: Pioneering DJ and producer who explored spirituality with his fusion of dance beats and world music
- Grace Jones: Britain's oldest person, who worked as a seamstress and a civil servant until her retirement in the 1960s
- Tony Iveson: Second World War pilot who served in the Battle of Britain in a Spitfire and helped sink the 'Tirpitz' in a Lancaster
- Glafkos Clerides: Statesman who saw Cyprus through independence, partition and entry into the European Union in 2004
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- Usborne in the USA: The best healthcare delivery system in the world? Are you off your rocker?
- A clear signal the boardroom will no longer be a boys’ clubs
- Discovering graphene was only the start - its potential is almost limitless
- Bernard Ingham says Northerners who loathe the Tories are ‘demented’. Perhaps I can put him straight...
- Hull named UK City of Culture 2017: It’s about celebrating the genius of a city
- How to fit three hours’ work into a busy day
- Charity bosses should not be pocketing six figure sums
- I said Hull was the worst town in the UK in my Crap Towns book, but now I’m queuing to visit
- The full Monty: Can the Pythons really set side mutual antipathies and work together again?
- Time for local authorities to kick the habit and ditch their investments in the tobacco industry
- Riding on the back of a motorcycle: Things I never thought I'd do
- PMQs review: High on Flowers power, David Cameron wipes the floor with Ed
- We should listen to what Boris has to say about cycling with headphones
- Unite's foolishness could undo the reforms we worked so hard for
- Iran nuclear talks: Washington is looking as much of an obstacle to a deal as Tehran
- Conservative party must heed warning from Nick Boles or risk terminal decline
- i Editor's Letter: Your chance to ask the PM a question
- We need a vibrant ecosystem of providers but I expect G4S to emerge stronger after review
- Let’s not talk frankly about porn
- Why all this selfie obsession? We take these snaps without irony, sans shame, fishing for feedback
- China’s reforms may be hidden in obscure language, but they will help propel its economy to the top of the global league
- Banks should be run by bankers to avoid future disasters
- Monty Python team show, old surrealists never die like... they just make comebacks
- Worried for the future of the church? Call in the crystal Methodist
- Rob Ford is digging his way from infamy to celebrity
- Cadres of expert advisers are about to be introduced to Whitehall: It's about time
- Male victims of rape, sexual abuse and depression: Breaking the silence on International Men's Day
- A message to those who smoke in cars with children - there is no excuse for your selfish habit
- Political Takeout Podcast: Tax, blocking child pornography, and Rob Ford's out-of-office activities
- Does Boris Johnson's munificence know no bounds? He says we can have bread!
- World Toilet Day: Time to kick up a stink about sanitation
- Boris comes to the rescue of the super-rich! But not for those who need a home...
- China's move to minimise animal testing also signals a step forward in global commerce
- Search engines take on child abuse: The 'massive breakthrough' where little has changed
- i Editor's Letter: Household porn blocks
- Graphene has astonishing potential. Don’t waste it
- The real John F Kennedy has been obscured by legend, while America’s respect for politicians has dwindled away
- The debacle over the allegedly drug-taking Co-op Bank chairman underlines the need for closer scrutiny
- Bombs in Beirut are overspill from the conflict in Syria
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- The Ashes 2013-14: 'I just laugh off Aussie remarks', says Kevin Pietersen
- Ashes 2013-14: As he hits 100, Kevin Pietersen is finally back in a happy place
- Ashes 2013-14: Despite Australia's bravado, England should win a fourth consecutive Ashes
- The Ashes 2013-14: Happy Kevin Pietersen raring to get stuck into battle
- Ian Bell on the Ashes 2013-14: Australia will come at us hard, but we'll deal with that – and the nerves
- The Aussie Angle: Captain Clarke remains his team's bedrock and the tide may be turning in his favour
- The Light Roller: England will win again, Kevin Pietersen will thrill and Aussie lingo will fill the night-time airwaves
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- Video: PES 2014 trailer
- Xbox One review: next-gen gaming is finally here (well, at least some of it)
- PS4: An afternoon with Sony's Xbox One challenger
- Xbox One review roundup: internet's verdict on Microsoft's challenge to Sony's PS4
- TapTap: the vibrating wristband that “connects you and your beloved”
- Excess heat from the Northern Line to heat Islington homes
- Weaving LEDs through carpets could transform the look of public and private spaces
- How the Nike+ FuelBand made me fitter in 24 hours
- US network operators reject plans for mandatory smartphone kill switch
- Trailer for 'Dying Light'
- Yahoo will encrypt user data as standard in response to NSA allegations
- Parents exposing children to cyber-bullying by creating underage accounts on social media
- Parents exposing children to cyber-bullying by creating underage accounts on social media
- Google to remove Maps image showing murdered 14-year-old
- In pictures: how Samsung's 'wraparound' smartphone will actually work
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- Video: Interview with Jennifer Lawrence, star of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
- Video: Interview with Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
- Video: Interview with the cast of 'The Hunger Games'
- Video: 'RoboCop' trailer
- Video: 'Power Room' trailer
- Video: Need For Speed trailer
- Video: Clip from '47 Ronin' starring Keanu Reeves
- Video: Interview with 'The Wolverine' star Tao Okamoto
- Video: Interview with Rila Fukushima on 'The Wolverine'
- Video: Clip from 'In Fear'
- Video: Clip from animated film 'Frozen'
- Video: 'The Family' - Interview with Michelle Pfeiffer and Robert De Niro
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- Private school graduates more likely to get top jobs than those educated at state schools
- US college to 'stay classy' for one day only, as it’s renamed 'Ron Burgundy College of Communication'
- Second the best? London just misses out on being voted best student city in the world
- The educational divide: In London 60% have been to university, but north-east figure is only 29%
- York students cause offense after 'blacking up' for 'Cool Runnings' Halloween costumes
- Cheating students 'more likely to want a job in Government'
- The 'under-employment' crisis: Nearly half of recent graduates work jobs which don't require a degree
- 'National day of action' against sell-off of student debt planned across UK
The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Were 'Poor Doors' added to mixed developments so wealthy residents don't have to go in alongside social housing tenants?
A new Russian revolution: The cracks are starting to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Opponents of Israel's military operation in Gaza are the real enemies of Middle Eastern peace
- 1 Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
- 2 Christians: The world's most persecuted people
- 3 The secret report that helps Israelis to hide facts
- 4 Danish TV reporter is all business up top, all party down below
- 5 Denmark bans kosher and halal slaughter as minister says ‘animal rights come before religion’