Two men and three teenage boys convicted at Old Bailey of 18 rapes and a string of other offences
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Saturday 19 December 2009
The BBC is poised to name Zeinab Badawi and Fiona Armstrong as two of its new over-50 female news presenters, in a bid to widen its talent roster and thwart allegations of ageism.
Monday 12 October 2009
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Wednesday 27 May 2009
This morning as I got my usual fix of breakfast TV news, I found every major channel covering the new NICE guidelines (released today) on the treatment of back pain, which endorse the effectiveness of manual therapy including manipulation as currently given by osteopaths across the country.
<a href="http://blogs.independent.co.uk/openhouse/2008/10/by-john-rento-5.html">John Rentoul: Step away from the Tardis, Peter</a>
Friday 24 October 2008
Marvellous headline on BBC News: "Mandelson 'against return to '80s'."
Sunday 28 January 2007
Perhaps it was a sign of prime-ministerial weakness. We prefer to think that it was a measure of the strength of the argument for equality before the law. Either way, Tony Blair gave up trying to exempt Roman Catholic adoption agencies from the new Equality Act remarkably quickly.
Monday 10 October 2005
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Monday 21 March 2005
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train