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Why everyone’s talking about Arcadia and Philip Green
Topshop, Topman, Burton and Dorothy Perkins are brands owned by Philip Green’s Arcadia retail empire
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Why everyone’s talking about Arcadia and Philip Green

Collapse of retail giant puts 13,000 jobs at risk and hits Debenhams rescue hopes
1 Dec 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Project Big Picture
Liverpool beat Man Utd 2-0 in the Premier League clash at Anfield on 19 January 2020
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Why everyone’s talking about Project Big Picture

Liverpool and Man Utd drive ‘biggest shake-up in a generation’ but critics accuse big clubs of a ‘power grab’
12 Oct 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Honda leaving F1 in 2021
Max Verstappen won the 2019 Austrian Grand Prix in the Honda-powered Red Bull
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Why everyone’s talking about Honda leaving F1 in 2021

Japanese auto giant shifts its business focus to pursue ‘carbon neutrality by 2050’
2 Oct 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Wrexham AFC
Welsh football club Wrexham play their home games at the Racecourse Ground
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Why everyone’s talking about Wrexham AFC

Hollywood actors are in talks to invest in the Welsh football club
24 Sep 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Alex Scott and QoS
Ex-Arsenal Ladies and England footballer Alex Scott is a pundit for BBC Sport and Sky Sports
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Why everyone’s talking about Alex Scott and QoS

Scott is being ‘lined up’ to replace Sue Barker as host of the BBC’s sports quiz show
17 Sep 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Rio Tinto
A Rio Tinto iron ore mine in Western Australia’s Pilbara region
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Why everyone’s talking about Rio Tinto

What next for the mining giant after the destruction of sacred Aboriginal sites in Australia?
14 Sep 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood
England internationals Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood
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Why everyone’s talking about Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood

England footballers are sent home after breaking Covid-19 rules in Iceland
8 Sep 2020

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Why everyone’s talking about Sky Sports Soccer Saturday
Sky Sports have fired Matt Le Tissier, Phil Thompson and Charlie Nicholas from Soccer Saturday
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Why everyone’s talking about Sky Sports Soccer Saturday

After Matt Le Tissier, Phil Thompson and Charlie Nicholas get the boot racist trolls target Alex Scott and Micah Richards
27 Aug 2020
Why everyone’s talking about fans returning to stadiums
Manchester United will play Tottenham on 3 October at Old Trafford
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Why everyone’s talking about fans returning to stadiums

Premier League fixtures are out but how long will games be played behind closed doors?
21 Aug 2020
Why everyone’s talking about the Arsenal redundancies
Arsenal play their home matches at the Emirates Stadium
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Why everyone’s talking about the Arsenal redundancies

FA Cup winners’s plan to axe 55 jobs angers players, fans and former stars
7 Aug 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Tom Moore
Captain Tom Moore, 99, has raised millions of pounds for the NHS
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Why everyone’s talking about Tom Moore

The 99-year-old Second World War veteran who has raised over £5m for NHS workers with sponsored walk
15 Apr 2020
Why everyone’s talking about the One Million Claps appeal
Clap for our carers
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Why everyone’s talking about the One Million Claps appeal

NHS urges Brits applauding medical staff to also donate £5 via text message
9 Apr 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Jack Grealish
Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish has been linked with a big-money move to Man Utd
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Why everyone’s talking about Jack Grealish

Aston Villa star was allegedly involved in a car crash - just 24 hours after telling fans to stay home
30 Mar 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Ikaria wariootia
Ikaria wariootia
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Why everyone’s talking about Ikaria wariootia

Worm-like creature that could be 'ancestor of all animal life' found in Australia
24 Mar 2020
Why everyone’s talking about coronavirus testing
coronavirus test
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Why everyone’s talking about coronavirus testing

WHO says governments must ‘test, test, test’
18 Mar 2020
Why everyone’s talking about white giraffes
white giraffe
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Why everyone’s talking about white giraffes

Just one of the rare creatures remains in existence after poachers kill mother and her calf
11 Mar 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Sun Yang
Sun Yang competes in the 200m freestyle semi-final at the Fina World Championships in 2015
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Why everyone’s talking about Sun Yang

Chinese swimmer will appeal eight-year ban but the Olympic champion’s career looks over
28 Feb 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Amal Clooney
Amal Clooney
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Why everyone’s talking about Amal Clooney

Human rights lawyer is hired by the Maldives in genocide case against Myanmar
27 Feb 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Stephen King
Stephen King
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Why everyone’s talking about Stephen King

Best-selling author criticised for Oscar diversity comments
15 Jan 2020
The Huawei backlash explained
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
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The Huawei backlash explained

US delegates visit UK to lobby PM to ban Chinese tech company
13 Jan 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Serie A’s chimpanzee poster
Serie A, Racism, Milan
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Why everyone’s talking about Serie A’s chimpanzee poster

Top Italian football league under fire over ‘anti-racism’ campaign that uses images of apes
17 Dec 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Nish Kumar
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Why everyone’s talking about Nish Kumar

Comedian booed and pelted with bread after criticising Boris Johnson and Brexit at charity bash
3 Dec 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Katie Hill
Katie Hill
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Why everyone’s talking about Katie Hill

Congresswoman hits out at sexist ‘double standard’ as she quits amid scandal
1 Nov 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Formula 1’s 2021 changes
Formula 1 2021 car
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Why everyone’s talking about Formula 1’s 2021 changes

Future of F1 is revealed with new cars, regulations, rules and budgets
1 Nov 2019
Why everyone’s talking about football’s dementia timebomb
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Why everyone’s talking about football’s dementia timebomb

Study shows former players have greatly increased risk of serious brain disease
22 Oct 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Lewis Hamilton
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Why everyone’s talking about Lewis Hamilton

The F1 star says he feels like ‘giving up’ in emotional online message
16 Oct 2019
Why everyone’s talking about The Hundred
The Hundred cricket tournament starts in July 2020
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Why everyone’s talking about The Hundred

Steve Smith and Chris Gayle will feature in the player draft on 20 October
7 Oct 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Boris and the thigh squeeze
Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds
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Why everyone’s talking about Boris and the thigh squeeze

Claim by journalist Charlotte Edwardes marks ‘a depressingly familiar #metoo moment’
30 Sep 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Obama’s tan suit
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Why everyone’s talking about Obama’s tan suit

This week marks fifth anniversary of scandal over then US president’s sartorial choice for press briefing
29 Aug 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Train Your Baby Like a Dog
How to Train Your Baby Like A Dog
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Why everyone’s talking about Train Your Baby Like a Dog

Channel 4’s new documentary has attracted poor reviews and an online petition
21 Aug 2019
Why everyone’s talking about A$AP Rocky
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Why everyone’s talking about A$AP Rocky

Donald Trump is backing American rapper on trial in Sweden for assault
31 Jul 2019
Why everyone’s talking about the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
The medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been unveiled
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Why everyone’s talking about the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

There’s one year to go until the start of the summer games in Japan
24 Jul 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Greta Thunberg
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Why everyone’s talking about Greta Thunberg

Climate change activist calls for end to ‘hate and threats’ in speech that divides French parliament
24 Jul 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Belle Delphine’s bath water
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Why everyone’s talking about Belle Delphine’s bath water

Instagram model’s bizarre merchandise has become viral sensation
12 Jul 2019
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