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António Horta-Osório’s unforced error
António Horta-Osório: resigned quickly
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António Horta-Osório’s unforced error

The Credit Suisse version of ‘Partygate’ has claimed the scalp of a celebrated banker
21 Jan 2022
Who was Robert Burns and how is he celebrated?
Robert Burns
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Who was Robert Burns and how is he celebrated?

Scots around the world will enjoy a traditional Burns Night supper on 25 January
20 Jan 2022
Novak Djokovic: a poster boy for anti-vaxxers?
A ‘Thanks Djoko’ placard at a demonstration against health passes and Covid-19 vaccines in Paris on 15 January
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Novak Djokovic: a poster boy for anti-vaxxers?

The reaction to his deportation from Australia was ‘predictably polarised’
20 Jan 2022
Stephen Graham: Britain’s most ‘reliably excellent’ actor
Stephen Graham at the international premiere of The Irishman
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Stephen Graham: Britain’s most ‘reliably excellent’ actor

From Snatch to The Irishman, the Liverpudlian’s résumé is filled with blockbuster roles 
19 Jan 2022
Penny Mordaunt: the ‘dark horse candidate’ to become next Tory leader
Penny Mordaunt
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Penny Mordaunt: the ‘dark horse candidate’ to become next Tory leader

The trade minister and staunch Brexiteer is a favourite to replace embattled Boris Johnson
18 Jan 2022
Who is the richest person in the world?
Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Bernard Arnault
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Who is the richest person in the world?

Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault feature on the rich list top ten
17 Jan 2022
What is Tony Blair up to now?
Tony Blair allegedly made the claim to Trump’s son-in-law during a White House visit
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What is Tony Blair up to now?

Former Labour PM has turned to charitable work but continues to attract controversy
7 Jan 2022

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Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, stats and awards
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
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Messi vs. Ronaldo: all-time goals, stats and awards

Everything you need to know about the two star footballers
6 Jan 2022
Djokovic vs. Nadal vs. Federer: career records and grand slams
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have all won 20 grand slam singles titles
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Djokovic vs. Nadal vs. Federer: career records and grand slams

Who is the ‘GOAT’ of men’s tennis? We look at the records of the ‘big three’
6 Jan 2022
Inside the world of Prince Andrew
Prince Andrew
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Inside the world of Prince Andrew

Once a Falklands war hero, the Duke of York’s associations with Jeffrey Epstein may have damaged his reputation beyond repair
5 Jan 2022
Celebrities and global icons who died in 2021
Sarah Harding
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Celebrities and global icons who died in 2021

Remembering famous figures the world lost this year
29 Dec 2021
People of 2021: from Gareth Southgate to Angela Merkel
Collage of public figures including Angela Merkel, David Cameron and Emma Radacanu
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People of 2021: from Gareth Southgate to Angela Merkel

The politicians, sporting stars and celebrities who made headlines this year
28 Dec 2021
Famous for 15 minutes: the fleeting stars of 2021
Jackie Weaver
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Famous for 15 minutes: the fleeting stars of 2021

From Jackie Weaver to Pen Farthing, the people who momentarily captured the country’s attention
27 Dec 2021
Markle vs. the Mail: how the case played out
Meghan Markle
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Markle vs. the Mail: how the case played out

Duchess of Sussex celebrates victory against newspaper over post-wedding letter to her father
2 Dec 2021
Jack Dorsey resigns: Twitter needs ‘more than a part-time chief’
Jack Dorsey
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Jack Dorsey resigns: Twitter needs ‘more than a part-time chief’

Personal interest in crypto suggests he ‘may have been more focused’ on Square
2 Dec 2021
Tiger targets The Open: ‘I would love to play at St Andrews’
Tiger Woods spoke to the media ahead of the Hero World Challenge
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Tiger targets The Open: ‘I would love to play at St Andrews’

But he admits a return to golf full-time is not a ‘realistic expectation’
1 Dec 2021
Sebold, Lucky and the wrongful rape conviction
Author Alice Sebold in 2018
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Sebold, Lucky and the wrongful rape conviction

Anthony Broadwater cried ‘tears of joy and relief’ after being exonerated following 16 years in prison
1 Dec 2021
Is ‘Megxit’ misogynistic?
Meghan and Harry in black tie
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Is ‘Megxit’ misogynistic?

Prince Harry is calling for the widely used term to be replaced
30 Nov 2021
Five revelations from the BBC’s Princes and the Press that sparked a royal feud
Harry and William
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Five revelations from the BBC’s Princes and the Press that sparked a royal feud

Royals furious about two-part documentary that shines light on inner workings of the households
29 Nov 2021
Ghislaine Maxwell: the allegations examined
Ghislaine Maxwell
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Ghislaine Maxwell: the allegations examined

Prosecutors at New York trial will argue the British socialite groomed underage girls for Jeffrey Epstein
29 Nov 2021
Who was Malcolm X? The life and death of a complex American hero
Malcolm X
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Who was Malcolm X? The life and death of a complex American hero

Two men imprisoned for the civil rights leader’s 1965 murder will be exonerated this week
18 Nov 2021
The accusations of inappropriate touching against Stanley Johnson
Stanley Johnson
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The accusations of inappropriate touching against Stanley Johnson

MP Caroline Nokes and a senior journalist say prime minister's father ‘smacked’ and ‘groped’ them
16 Nov 2021
Operation London Bridge: what happens when the Queen dies?
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (L) sits with Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh as she delivers her speech in the House of Lords, during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westm
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Operation London Bridge: what happens when the Queen dies?

The monarch missed yesterday’s Cenotaph ceremony for first time in 22 years
15 Nov 2021
What has Meghan Markle done since moving to California?
Meghan Markle waves
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What has Meghan Markle done since moving to California?

Duchess strikes mega TV deal plus book and mentoring projects in past 18 months
9 Nov 2021
Greta Thunberg: five things you didn’t know
Greta Thunberg at protest outside London offices of Standard Chartered bank on 29 October
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Greta Thunberg: five things you didn’t know

Environmental activist calls for demonstrators to maintain ‘massive public pressure’ on politicians
2 Nov 2021
Which Royals might step in to help the Queen?
Princess Beatrice
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Which Royals might step in to help the Queen?

Aides reportedly drafting plans to extend ‘elite group’ authorised to deputise for Her Majesty amid health worries
1 Nov 2021
Barclays CEO steps down over Epstein probe
Jes Staley
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Barclays CEO steps down over Epstein probe

Cache of emails between the two men prompted probe by UK regulators
1 Nov 2021
A look back at Queen Elizabeth’s ‘no-fuss’ approach to illness
The Queen at a reception at Windsor Castle
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A look back at Queen Elizabeth’s ‘no-fuss’ approach to illness

The monarch has skipped relatively few engagements over the years
27 Oct 2021
‘Japan’s Meghan Markle’: Princess Mako gives up title to wed ‘commoner’ sweetheart
Princess Mako wearing traditional clothes at a royal ceremony
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‘Japan’s Meghan Markle’: Princess Mako gives up title to wed ‘commoner’ sweetheart

Former royal planning move to New York after row over marriage triggered PTSD
26 Oct 2021
Billionaires: who are the richest people in the world?
Tesla CEO Elon Musk
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Billionaires: who are the richest people in the world?

Tesla chief Elon Musk leads the way ahead of Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault
26 Oct 2021
Who is Frances Haugen? Facebook employee turned whistle-blower
Frances Haugen
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Who is Frances Haugen? Facebook employee turned whistle-blower

Former social media employee says she developed interest in civic responsibility as a child
25 Oct 2021
Cameron Norrie: the unassuming new star of British tennis
Cameron Norrie: ‘dogged determination’ at Indian Wells
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Cameron Norrie: the unassuming new star of British tennis

Indian Wells victory confirms Norrie as one of the most improved players of the season
21 Oct 2021
The most popular British royals in 2021
Royal family
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The most popular British royals in 2021

Harry and Meghan’s popularity continues to sink in the UK
20 Oct 2021
Who is Banksy?
Banksy's Love In The Bin artwork
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Who is Banksy?

Anonymous spray painter’s ‘ultimate’ artwork goes up for auction today
14 Oct 2021
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