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Wednesday, 15 October 2008
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- Neal Hefti: Celebrated jazz arranger who wrote for Count Basie and Woody Herman – and the theme music for 'Batman'
- Pehr Henrik Nordgren: Modernist composer who incorporated folk music into his work and relished his artistic freedom
- Eric Longworth: Actor best known for playing the town clerk in 'Dad's Army'
- Tim Fortescue: Conservative MP and marketing man who later led the Food and Drink Industries Council
- Guillaume Depardieu: Troubled actor who emerged from the shadow of his famous father
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- Hold it! £1m house draw postponed
- Queen pops down the road to visit Google
- The Big Question: Why are Channel Tunnel repairs taking so long and is it still vulnerable?
- McCann friends win 'substantial' libel payout
- Three-year police pay deal agreed
- 'Green suffragette' is freed despite breach of bail conditions
- Bus passenger breaks neck falling off seat
- Torquay hoodie ban for Asbo teenagers
- Foreign drivers caught in road tax crackdown
- 'Glasgow plotter asked for loan,' court told
- Judge: 'You're a criminal, you'll be safe in Somalia'
- Fastest rise in UK jobless total for 17 years
- Rail overcrowding will worsen - and fares rise
- John Rentoul: Ken, Boris and race">John Rentoul: Ken, Boris and race
- Today in Politics: The man who saved the world">Today in Politics: The man who saved the world
- Today in Politics: Bouncy Brown bombards Brussels">Today in Politics: Bouncy Brown bombards Brussels
- Tories target 'irresponsible' Brown over jobs
- Men taken to hospital after funeral brawl
- Murdered girl 'made desperate 999 call'
- Hannah may have scratched murderer, court told
- Man stabbed in "racially aggravated attack"
- Two arrested over 1997 murder after web appeal
- Muslim convert 'intended to martyr' himself
- Muslim convert admits botched attack
- Teenage killer admits cutting up woman and dumping her in sea
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- US shares plunge 8% as recession fears take hold
- Supermarkets return to 99.9p petrol
- Wall Street humiliated by nationalisation of banks
- Treasury mulls U-turn on Lloyds TSB dividends
- Consumers still waiting for full oil price benefits
- Lloyds TSB hopeful of securing Treasury approval to ease terms of capital injection
- Fears send London shares crashing
- Pubs group highlights cost pressures
- Inflation reached 16-year high of 5.2% in September
- Brown: Financial crisis plan will work
- EU backs proposals to ease 'mark to market' accounting rules
- Attorney General tells AIG: 'The party's over'
- Tracker mortgage rates soar
- Be honest about bailout impact, Darling warned
- Northern Rock drops legal claim against ex-directors
- Funding plans for bailout revealed
- Money markets ease again but recovery remains muted
- Credit crisis diary: Are the lights about to go out across Europe?
- Masters of the universe but not of their own destiny
- Warm words for Icelandic boom return to haunt Salmond
- Credit crisis diary: Your chance to bring Darling to book
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- Education Letters: Calling public schools elitist is just a lazy stereotype
- Big sky thinking: Why home schooling must be saved from the bureaucrats
- Alan Smithers: School admissions is the real issue
- Education Quandary: 'We are moving in the new year. How can we choose a primary school with no league tables?'
- Winners on and off the pitch: How Loughborough acquired a reputation for academic excellence
- If my friend locks me in a room, and says I am free to come out whenever I like so long as I pay £5, is this a deprivation of liberty?
- Do you think you're clever?
- Can history stop the next war?
- Instead of politicians, why don't we let the managers of IKEA run the country?
- Would you rather be a novel or a poem?
- How would you poison someone without the police finding out?
- Describe this mug to me, imagining that I am an alien on the other end of the telephone?
- Would you rather be a seedless or "non-seedless" grapefruit?
- What would you do if you were a magpie?
- Why is it a disadvantage for humans to have two legs?
- How many monkeys would you use in an experiment?
- Why is there salt in the sea?
- Is it morally wrong to attempt to climb a mountain?
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- Kate Allen: Ten years on from Pinochet's arrest, dictators are no longer safe">Kate Allen: Ten years on from Pinochet's arrest, dictators are no longer safe
- Michael Rawlins: Statistics can help, but doctors must also use their judgement
- Anne Penketh: The French intellectual still rules, OK
- Sophie Morris: Let little girls dream, while they still can
- Ben Chu: Blame governments for this one? Nonsense">Ben Chu: Blame governments for this one? Nonsense
- Jane Merrick: PMQs - Harman fluffs it">Jane Merrick: PMQs - Harman fluffs it
- Sean O'Grady: Which kind of downturn?">Sean O'Grady: Which kind of downturn?
- Raymond Whitaker: Is this the end of the ANC?">Raymond Whitaker: Is this the end of the ANC?
- Robin Mackenzie: Better information would make death so much easier for all of us
- Guy Adams: Music to the ears of local politicians
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- England keep their heads to maintain perfect start
- Rooney revels in free-scoring form
- Domenech to stay with France
- Beckham: Capello's England more serious
- Boyd hits back at Burley comments
- Capello keeps feet on the ground
- Pearce has praise for Young Lions
- France back Domenech 'until 2010'
- Arshavin helps Russia to feast on Finnish errors
- Cahill and Emerton spark the soaring Socceroos
- Welsh wonder boy Ramsey 'will go all the way'
- Broadfoot remains positive about abilities of Burley
- Capello: 'Rooney is playing well, he is having a magic time'
- SFA considered life ban for Boyd
- England left hanging on by red card
- Rooney scores twice to maintain England's perfect start
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- Apple announcement: MacBook RAM-ifications
- The Life Browser: Today's links go two by two...">The Life Browser: Today's links go two by two...
- Cyberclinic: How loud is your iPod?">Cyberclinic: How loud is your iPod?
- Apple's announcement: Aluminium every-thin
- The Life Browser: Burnout election">The Life Browser: Burnout election
- The Ten Best Flatscreen TVs
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Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Why this year's general election was the most unfair in Britain's history
- 1 Man on naked bike ride gets ejected after becoming aroused
- 2 Fifa corruption: Europe plots to stage an 'alternative World Cup' in place of Russia 2018
- 3 How much sex should I be having?
- 4 Jaden Smith wears gender fluid dress to high school prom with Hunger Games actress
- 5 Betting company 'refuse to pay' after student wins £1,000 from 50p bet on Roger Federer