Saturday 03 April 1999
TOMORROW: Mr Jonathan Agnew, cricketer, 39; Mr Peter Attenborough, former Headmaster of Charterhouse, 61; Sir John Beith, former diplomat, 85; Mrs Margaret Dupont, former tennis champion, 81; Dr Christopher Fay, chairman and chief executive, Shell UK, 54; Brigadier Anne Field, former Deputy Controller Commandant, WRACS, 73; Mr Jim Fitzpatrick MP, 47; Earl Jellicoe, President, Royal Geographical Society, 81; Mr Nick McCarthy, High Commissioner to Cameroon and ambassador to Gabon, 61; Professor David Melville, chief executive, Further Education Funding Council for England, 56; Mr Barry Reamsbottom, General Secretary, Civil and Public Services Association, 50; Dame Catherine Tizard, former Governor-General of New Zealand, 68; Mr Rudolph Vis MP, 58.
- 1 Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system
- 2 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 3 #FreeTheNipple: Women in Iceland bare breasts in solidarity with trolled student
- 4 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories
- 5 Zayn Malik quits One Direction: Hundreds of workers request compassionate leave following band member's exit
Germanwings captain Patrick Sondenheimer tried to break into locked cockpit door 'with an axe' as plane was descending
Amanda Knox murder conviction: Italian court overturns verdict for US student and Raffaele Sollecito in the killing of Meredith Kercher
Saudi Arabia says it won't rule out building nuclear weapons
The battle for the Middle East's future begins in Yemen as Saudi Arabia jumps into the abyss
#FreeTheNipple: Women in Iceland bare breasts in solidarity with trolled student
Nigel Farage brands LGBT activists 'filth' and 'scum' and accuses them of scaring away his children after they invade his local pub
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Russia threatens Denmark with nuclear weapons if it tries to join Nato defence shield
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz wanted to 'do something people would remember him for'
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