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Argentinian winger moved back home and paid for treatment without club aid

Chelsea vs Newcastle: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge

Cesar Azpilicueta vs Paul Dummett: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Chelsea and Newcastle

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' left-backs ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at Stamford Bridge

Alan Pardew, manager of Crystal Palace

Alan Pardew wants to 'thank all the Geordies' after turning down chance for pop at Newcastle after Crystal Palace switch

The manager left St James' Park after a turbulent time as manager that saw many fans at his back

Transfer news - LIVE: Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool latest rumours

The latest stories and all the transfer rumours on Thursday 8 January

Gavin Peacock hard at study pursuing his new calling

Next Newcastle manager: Remi Garde, Dick Advocaat and Steve McClaren among contenders

A look at those linked with the vacancy at St James' Park

Next Newcastle manager: John Carver publicly declares interest in job

Pardew's former assistant has been in caretaker charge for two matches

Leicester vs Newcastle match report: Leonardo Ulloa sends Foxes into the fourth round

Leicester City 1 Newcastle United 0

FA Cup third round live

FA Cup third round live: Blyth Spartans fall to narrow defeat, Saido Berahino stars for Baggies, Swansea smash Tranmere, Southport heartbreak

Follow the latest action from the FA Cup third round as the Premier League and Championship clubs enter the famous competition

Newcastle forward Hatem Ben Arfa is set to join Nice

Hatem Ben Arfa transfer news: Newcastle forward set to complete move to Nice with medical planned for Monday

Ben Arfa has fallen out of the first-team squad with the Magpies and following an unsuccessful loan spell with Hull is ready to move back to France

Alan Pardew watches Crystal Palace from the stands against Aston Villa

Alan Pardew: Crystal Palace appoint Newcastle manager amid reports contract has been signed

Reports claim contract with the Eagles was signed on Friday evening

George Boyd celebrates his equaliser against Newcastle

Newcastle vs Burnley report: Managerless Magpies held by Burnley after George Boyd goal seals remarkable 3-3 draw

Newcastle 3 Burnley 3: Assistant John Carver took charge of the home side

White Hart Lane this evening

Tottenham vs Chelsea live: The latest from White Hart Lane plus the New Year's Day results

Follow all of the news and updates here

Why does nobody want the Newcastle job?

COMMENT: It should be one of the most appealing jobs in England, so why did Alan Pardew's walk away and why did Tony Pulis (and others) say no?

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The saffron censorship that governs India: Why national pride and religious sentiment trump freedom of expression

The saffron censorship that governs India

Zareer Masani reveals why national pride and religious sentiment trump freedom of expression
Prince Charles' 'black spider' letters to be published 'within weeks'

Prince Charles' 'black spider' letters to be published 'within weeks'

Supreme Court rules Dominic Grieve's ministerial veto was invalid
Distressed Zayn Malik fans are cutting themselves - how did fandom get so dark?

How did fandom get so dark?

Grief over Zayn Malik's exit from One Direction seemed amusing until stories of mass 'cutting' emerged. Experts tell Gillian Orr the distress is real, and the girls need support
The galaxy collisions that shed light on unseen parallel Universe

The cosmic collisions that have shed light on unseen parallel Universe

Dark matter study gives scientists insight into mystery of space
The Swedes are adding a gender-neutral pronoun to their dictionary

Swedes introduce gender-neutral pronoun

Why, asks Simon Usborne, must English still struggle awkwardly with the likes of 's/he' and 'they'?
Disney's mega money-making formula: 'Human' remakes of cartoon classics are part of a lucrative, long-term creative plan

Disney's mega money-making formula

'Human' remakes of cartoon classics are part of a lucrative, long-term creative plan
Lobster has gone mainstream with supermarket bargains for £10 or less - but is it any good?

Lobster has gone mainstream

Anthea Gerrie, raised on meaty specimens from the waters around Maine, reveals how to cook up an affordable feast
Easter 2015: 14 best decorations

14 best Easter decorations

Get into the Easter spirit with our pick of accessories, ornaments and tableware
Paul Scholes column: Gareth Bale would be a perfect fit at Manchester United and could turn them into serious title contenders next season

Paul Scholes column

Gareth Bale would be a perfect fit at Manchester United and could turn them into serious title contenders next season
Inside the Kansas greenhouses where Monsanto is 'playing God' with the future of the planet

The future of GM

The greenhouses where Monsanto 'plays God' with the future of the planet
Britain's mild winters could be numbered: why global warming is leaving UK chillier

Britain's mild winters could be numbered

Gulf Stream is slowing down faster than ever, scientists say
Government gives £250,000 to Independent appeal

Government gives £250,000 to Independent appeal

Donation brings total raised by Homeless Veterans campaign to at least £1.25m
Oh dear, the most borrowed book at Bank of England library doesn't inspire confidence

The most borrowed book at Bank of England library? Oh dear

The book's fifth edition is used for Edexcel exams
Cowslips vs honeysuckle: The hunt for the UK’s favourite wildflower

Cowslips vs honeysuckle

It's the hunt for UK’s favourite wildflower
Child abuse scandal: Did a botched blackmail attempt by South African intelligence help Cyril Smith escape justice?

Did a botched blackmail attempt help Cyril Smith escape justice?

A fresh twist reveals the Liberal MP was targeted by the notorious South African intelligence agency Boss