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Placards adorn the roadside camp of anti-fracking activists in Barton
Mon 28 Jul 2014, AT 08:48
Half of Britain open to fracking, with national parks protected in all but 'exceptional circumstances'
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali during the final stage of the 2014 Tour de France

Nibali wins Tour de France, as Europeans reclaim ascendancy

First Reaction Mon 28 Jul, AT 09:44

France and Italy the big winners as British challenge evaporates after the promise of Yorkshire

Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina at the World Cup in Brazil

Arsenal land Ospina, Chambers and Schneiderlin next?

Transfer Talk Mon 28 Jul, AT 08:58

Keeper arrives at the Emirates, but Liverpool deal for Remy falls through as striker fails medical

THE BUSINESS: Profit warnings at three-year high

Business Digest Mon 28 Jul, AT 07:58

Profit warnings from UK companies are at a three-year high despite the economic recovery

Tome Bateman in Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love – reviews of 'joyous' West End staging

Hot Ticket Mon 28 Jul, AT 07:48

Oscar-winning historical rom-com finds its true home in Lee Hall's delightful stage version, say critics

Nicolas Cage and Tye Sheridan in gritty American drama: Joe

Weekend arts guide: the ten hottest tickets in London

Summary Sat 26 Jul, AT 08:30

Click through to discover why the critics rate these films, plays and exhibitions

Credit cards

MH17: looters used British victim's bank cards

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 15:52

Family say fraud is ‘final insult' for 38-year-old helicopter pilot Cameron Dalziel

The CIA seal

Terrorism watchlist: secret US rules revealed

Briefing Fri 25 Jul, AT 15:37

Agencies don't need 'concrete facts' to label individuals terrorists – so how are people watchlisted?

A copy of Action Comics No. 1

Ultra-rare Superman comic to be sold on eBay

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 15:24

Action Comics No. 1, 'the most valuable comic book in the world' will be auctioned online

Chicken McNuggets

McDonald's: chicken off menu in Asia as sales slump persists

First Reaction Fri 25 Jul, AT 15:16

China meat scandal hits chain, as drop in profits suggests 'customers aren't lovin' McDonald's'

James Rodriguez is unveiled to the press by club president Florentino Perez

Will Galactico James Rodriguez spell disaster for Real Madrid?

Talking Point Fri 25 Jul, AT 14:37

Los Blancos have forked out £63m for a World Cup star who does not fit into their winning system

Newlyweds pose for a picture after their wedding ceremony

Sham marriages rising at an 'alarming rate', warn MPs

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 14:10

MPs urge crackdown, saying registrars should be given powers to stop sham weddings 'mid-vow'