'Creeping imperial ambition' of politicians is doing global harm to our stock, says Thick of It creator
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Many Xbox One players remain locked out of the multiplayer beta test of the big-budget shooter, Call of Duty: Black Ops III
'Flat, stale show' has no business using a rape storyline to drive its worn-out plots, says critic
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Natural England expected to license a third year of badger culling in Somerset and Gloucestershire
Lawyer casts doubt on mobile phone data used to prosecute Syed for the murder of Hae Min Lee
The 'conscious ungrouping' of 1D causes real suffering for fans, but it's all part of the life cycle
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Former Smiths singer criticises president over his response to deaths of black men at police hands
From a coach-crash Cinderella to Jimmy Savile puppets, new Banksy show is gleefully bleak
Villain from Man of Steel reprises his role in Batman v Superman with surprising twist
Is baking show therapy for a stressed world, or are we being drowned in a 'tsunami of twee'?
The Scandalous Lady W tells the story of an abused aristocrat who became a feminist warrior
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Politicians and musicians remain unconvinced about government's new online age rating scheme
Researchers say manufacturers need to increase security measures to prevent 'inexplicable' thefts
Media giant to recreate a galaxy far, far away at Disney World in Florida and Disneyland in California