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Thursday 30 August 2012
More bad news for politicians in latest poll
Hundreds protest against Paralympics sponsor Atos as anger about its role in slashing benefits bill intensifies
Wednesday 29 August 2012
Hundreds of disabled people stepped up protests against the Paralympics sponsor Atos today as anger about the company's role in slashing the benefits bill intensifies.
Friday 17 August 2012
Maurice, a retired jeweller living in Penge, is expecting a visit from the Queen. Sixty years ago, when he took charge of the crown jewels overnight, she promised to find him, should she ever reach her diamond jubilee and he his ninetieth birthday.
Friday 17 August 2012
It is not an advisable move, but one man has nearly two million reasons to be thankful for forgetting his wife's birthday.
Monday 30 July 2012
Normal service may have resumed in terms of the weather in London yesterday, with yet more rain, but that won't have dampened the warm afterglow left in the nation's hearts and minds by Danny Boyle's wondrous and witty Opening Ceremony at the London Olympics.
Saturday 28 July 2012
Wednesday 25 July 2012
Three-quarters of nurses do not think there are enough staff to "get the job done", a survey suggests. And nine out of 10 say that at least one "necessary activity" is not carried out on their shift due to lack of time.
Monday 23 July 2012
Parents, nurses and MPs joined together today to take part in a demonstration against the ending of children's heart surgery at a hospital.
Wednesday 18 July 2012
A mother has admitted killing her four-year-old daughter.
Thursday 12 July 2012
Former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic has been taken to hospital after complaining of feeling unwell at his genocide trial.
Tuesday 03 July 2012
Women are being invited to stock up on free supplies of the morning-after pill which will be sent to them by post during the Olympics.
Friday 22 June 2012
When Michael Gove announced that he was preparing to introduce a new two-tier system of examinations at 16, resembling the old O-levels and CSEs, the response from the teaching profession and the Government's coalition partners was predictable.
Wednesday 20 June 2012
The firm behind the Colgate brand has been reprimanded by the advertising watchdog for wrongly implying that one of its toothpastes has the backing of health professionals.
Thursday 14 June 2012
John Demjanjuk's attorney has filed a complaint with Bavarian prosecutors claiming that pain medication administered to the former Ohio autoworker helped lead to his death as he awaited an appeal against his conviction for Nazi war crimes.
Friday 08 June 2012
Life expectancy for a female nurse is on the low side, to put it mildly, at the Les Cerisiers, the private sanatorium in The Physicists, Friedrich Durrenmatt's absurdist tragicomedy from 1961.
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
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Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
- 1 Michelle Watt's father says TV presenter killed herself because she was in constant pain
- 2 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 3 Greek debt crisis: The photograph that conveys the despair of Greece's elderly
- 4 Miami defendant sobs in court as he realises he and the judge attended the same school
- 5 Chinese stock market has lost £1.5 trillion in the last three weeks