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George Osborne
Tue 31 Mar 2015, AT 12:45
Countdown to 7 May: daily comment from the Mole, the latest polls and the best media election coverage

Trevor Noah profile: who is Jon Stewart's replacement?

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 12:29

South African comedian who calls himself 'a bag of weed' is to take over as The Daily Show anchor

The Mole

Cameron denies fighting dirty after No 10 attack on Ed

Tue 31 Mar, AT 12:05
The Mole

So, whatever happened to the PM’s pledge to make sunshine the day in UK politics?

Is it a space ship? Or is it a giant egg? World's biggest aircraft launches crowdfunding campaign

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 11:56

The Airlander 10 is about the size of a football pitch, is filled with helium and can land on water and ice

E-cigarettes become the 'alcopops of the nicotine world'

Tue 31 Mar, AT 11:25

Campaigners seek tougher regulations as 'shocking' figures show that 20% of UK teenagers have tried electronic cigarettes

Oil drill

Oil price drop 'won't affect growth of renewables'

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 11:12

Lower oil price 'may increase demand for clean power' as the West seeks energy security

Mysterious flashes in sky over Russia prompt UFO theories

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 10:49

Residents in southern Russia left wondering what caused a dazzling burst of white light in the sky

Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton all set for £27m deal with Mercedes

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 10:12

Tortuous negotiations are '99.6 % done', says Hamilton, scotching rumours of a switch to Ferrari

Labour leader Ed Miliband

Labour refuses to give up the fight in Scotland

Tue 31 Mar, AT 09:51

Miliband’s director of field operations plans to switch resources to focus on winnable Scottish seats

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One in ten children aged 12 and 13 fear they are 'addicted to porn'

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 09:38

Girls feel they have to 'look and behave like porn stars' to be liked by boys, a ChildLine survey found

Paulo Dybala

Arsenal transfer news: Dybala finally on the move

Transfer Talk
Tue 31 Mar, AT 09:14

Palermo accept that Paulo Dybala will not stay – all the latest Arsenal news and rumours

Mats Hummels

Mats Hummels raises Man Utd hopes with talk of Dortmund exit

Transfer Talk
Tue 31 Mar, AT 09:12

'Moving abroad will be good for me,' says long-term Man Utd transfer target Hummels

Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson: Top Gear executive producer quits show

One-Minute Read
Tue 31 Mar, AT 08:58

Leaked email appears to indicate that Top Gear will continue without Clarkson at the helm

Columnist Don Brind

Miliband’s ‘Paxo bounce’ gone as Tories draw level

Tue 31 Mar, AT 08:23
Don Brind

Four-point lead was just a blip, says The Sun: but Labour are polling way ahead in London