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MANCHESTER Metro Mayor Andy Burnham has hit out at “arrogant” US officials for leaking details of the Manchester bombings while the people of the city suf…
05.26 / 03:27
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TJ Miller who plays entrepreneur Erlich Bachman will exit the show at the end of season…
05.26 / 03:19
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JEREMY Corbyn’s views on security matters are “simply wrong” and show he is not “prime ministerial material”, a former Labour Home Secretary has declared…
05.26 / 03:09
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BRITISH security services have thwarted five terror plots aimed at UK citizens since the attack on Westminster in…
05.26 / 03:09
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A MAN has been arrested in connection with the Manchester bombing which killed 22 innocent victims, police have…
05.26 / 03:09
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US CONGRESSMEN have introduced a bill that would ban Americans from traveling to North Korea as…
05.26 / 02:59
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A SECOND device like the bomb which exploded in Manchester arena killing 22 innocent victims on Monday night may now be in the hands of the suicide bomber’s fellow jihadists, police f…
05.26 / 02:32
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JIHADI extremists in Britain are plotting to “go out in a blaze of glory” with a wave of terror attacks planned to start this Bank Holiday weekend, a national security expert has war…
05.26 / 02:12
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PROPERTY news - homeowners struggling to sell their property could discover the blame lies with estate agent, a property expert has…
05.26 / 03:09
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A PANORAMIC view of the sea usually comes with a multi-million pound price…
05.25 / 23:16
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If the economic growth in Asia is not an attractive enough reason for you to invest in the region, dividends should be, says Ezra Sun of Veritas Asset …
05.25 / 22:12
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Retailer Marks & Spencer said improving profit margins and steady market share showed its struggling clothing business was on the mend, despite a 10% drop in annual earnings and sliding sales in the latest…
05.25 / 22:11
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Providence Resources boss Tony O’Reilly Jr has said landing a development partner for the company’s headline asset — the Barryroe oil and gas field off the Cork coast — remains the top priority despite a potential deal collapsing in the last few…
05.25 / 22:11
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Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary stepped up his warnings over Brexit saying the outcome of the talks would lead to an “inevitable” hard landing and bring major disruption to flights into and out of the…
05.25 / 22:11
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Katie Taylor was boxing clever outside the ring last year as accumulated profits at her firm passed the €1.4m…
05.25 / 22:11
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Norwegian Air said it remains confident that a deal can be struck with Ryanair or another airline to transport passengers from continental Europe to the US using the low-fare…
05.25 / 22:11
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Education Policy Institute examines Tory, Labour and Lib Dem manifesto commitments and questions Conservative focus on 'ordinary working families' A thinktank has questioned whether the Conservative’s focus on ordinary working families could “drag away” resources from pupils who are more in need of help. Since Theresa May became prime minister, the government has said it will champion "ordinary working families", who it says would benefit from the proposed opening of new grammar schools…
05.25 / 23:22
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Tes Scotland investigation reveals the exorbitant costs facing schools and inflexible rules on how they can use their buildings Private-finance deals that were signed a generation ago are leaving Scottish schools struggling to adapt to Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) and landing them with exorbitant bills for essential equipment, a Tes Scotland investigation reveals. The charges include £180 to drill a hole in a wall and nearly £500 to move noticeboards, affecting schools built under p…
05.25 / 23:22
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UTCs and studio schools "failing" because of "structural barriers" to recruiting pupils at age 14, IPPR claims University technical colleges are “failing to deliver a high-quality education” and must abandon recruitment of pupils at age 14 to guarantee their future, a thinktank has said. The IPPR also said a moratorium should be declared on the opening of new studio schools because they are “particularly vulnerable to a cycle of decline”. UTCs and studio schools are 14-19 institutions tha…
05.25 / 23:22
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The IFS finds the Conservatives' manifesto plans would still see school funding falling by nearly 3 per cent in real terms The Conservative Party's school spending plans would lead to a real-terms cut of nearly 3 per cent - taking funding back to 2010 levels - according to a respected thinktank. The Tory manifesto said its plan to spend an extra £4 billion by 2022 on schools represented "more than a real terms increase for every year of the parliament". But the Institute for Fiscal Studie…
05.25 / 23:22
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New pilots will look at ways of improving the management of inshore fisheries to ensure coastal communities make the most of their waters, Fisheries Secretary Fergus Ewing has…
TWO men have been arrested by counter-terror police in Greater Manchester in connection with Monday's attack, bringing the number in UK custody to…
05.25 / 22:11
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The party wants to increase the premium, which gives extra funding to early years settings when they take on three- or four-year-olds from disadvantaged backgrounds, from £302 to £1,000. The in…
05.25 / 22:07
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Figures published by the Department for Education show that at the end of January a total of 287,290 children had a statement of special educational needs or an education, health and care (EHC) plan…
05.25 / 22:07
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GARRY MONK has rocked Leeds by quitting as manager – and could now find himself in the frame for a Premier League j…
05.26 / 00:28
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FOR a city which is not exactly big on sporting achievements, Exeter is playing it commendably cool ahead of a possible Twickenham and Wembley double this…
05.26 / 00:27
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The fastest lap in the 75-year history of the Monaco Grand Prix was established during FP2 this afternoon, courtesy of Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel who set a best time of 1m12.720s, beating Daniel Ricciardo’s previous benchmark of 1m13.622s. Ferrari and Red Bull lead the charge through the streets of the Principality and Ricciardo felt the high downforce setup gave h…
05.26 / 00:05
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Four title holders to defend crowns at Irish Cruiser Racing Association…
05.26 / 00:04
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CRYSTAL PALACE have agreed a five-year contract extension with Wilfried…
05.25 / 23:54
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CRYSTAL PALACE have tied down Wilfried Zaha to a new five-year contract - ending Tottenham’s chances of signing h…
05.25 / 23:46
express.co.uk
Wilfried Zaha has signed a new five-year deal with Crystal Palace, the club have…
05.25 / 23:40
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JOSE MOURINHO has secured the green light for Manchester United to hunt down and sign some of the world’s biggest s…
05.25 / 23:32
dailystar.co.uk
People marooned in remote areas during an emergency are being found more easily thanks to a mapping and crowdsourcing…
05.25 / 23:27
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Sick and tired of your current Bentley? The brand aims to cure your boredom with Bentley on Demand, a new "mobility" service being offered via the Bentley Network smartphone app. The premise is pretty simple: Bentley owners can request to drive a different Bentley for a special occasion or reserve a car while traveling. Bentley calls it…
05.25 / 22:45
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After five movies playing a ruthless pirate, you might think an Oscar-winning actor like Geoffrey Rush would be tired of it. He is…
05.25 / 22:13
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If you need a new band name, just ask the robot…
05.25 / 22:13
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If you’re reading Gizmodo you’re enough of a gadget fan to want to at least understand the $9,000 ( £6,950) laptop. To that end, I spent nine days working almost exclusively with Acer’s ode to excess…
05.25 / 22:13
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An utterly generic 250GB portable hard drive had a data file containing 1400 Bitcoin on it. No big deal, at the time. Today, those few kilobytes are worth more than four million…
05.25 / 22:13
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Directions EMEA is an independent conference for Microsoft Dynamics partners from the enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) channels that small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). It’s where partners go to learn first-hand from Microsoft about the Microsoft Dynamics roadmap and new features of the latest version of Dynamics NAV (Tenerife). Following the concept of integrating CRM and ERP within Dynamics 365, Directions EMEA also offers a deep …
05.25 / 22:12
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Auckland in New Zealand often ranks as one of the world’s most liveable cities. Its popularity has meant that it is outgrowing its infrastructure, with a population of 1.4 million that’s expected to double in the next 25 years. That growth is making the job of Auckland Transport, the agency that oversees transportation, an enormous challenge. With 800 new cars on the road in the narrow, coastal city every week, the public agency is working hard to reduce traffic, ease commutes and help p…
05.25 / 22:12
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KATY Perry was overcome with emotion at her London gig as she paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester…
05.26 / 03:34
dailystar.co.uk
MICHELLE Keegan is possibly thanking her lucky stars right…
05.26 / 02:39
dailystar.co.uk
KATY PERRY broke down in tears at an intimate London gig last night as she paid tribute to the victims of Monday’s Manchester terror a…
05.26 / 02:12
express.co.uk
THE Baywatch reboot is set to hit our screens on May…
05.26 / 01:44
dailystar.co.uk
IRINA SHAYK is certainly making the most of her time in Cannes as she put on another eye-popping display at the amfAR Gala…
05.26 / 01:10
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LAUREN Goodger didn't waste any time in enjoying the sunshine – stripping to her bikini within s…
05.26 / 00:36
dailystar.co.uk
PIERS MORGAN has been slammed on social media for criticising Ariana Grande just days after the horrific Manchester…
05.26 / 00:09
express.co.uk
A seven-month old baby girl has passed away from suspected heatstroke in Dundrum, Co Tipperary after being left in a car for several hours this morning. She was rushed by ambulance to the local GAA field before being taken to University Hospital Limerick by air ambulance, reports the Irish Mirror.  She died in hospital today The post BREAKING: Seven month old baby girl found dead in car in Tipperary appeared first on…
05.25 / 23:45
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As per previous posts, an update on progress. To recap, no more regular short blog posts, but occasional long form documents once the existing long form content has been refreshed and updated. Some of the older posts have been split apart with additional content added. Here is where I am on that, roughly 217 thousand ... The post Think Defence – The Story So Far appeared first on Think…
05.26 / 02:08
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The participation of the fossil fuel industry in UN climate talks represents clear a conflict of interest, writes Pascoe Sabido. And nowhere has this been more apparent than at this month's UNFCCC meeting in Bonn, where fossil fuel representatives have slowed progress to a snail's pace. With just six months to go before November's COP23 negotiations, it's time to defy the US, EU and Australia, and kick fossil fuel lobbyists…
05.25 / 22:10
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It seems we've been talking about bringing green areas to urban spaces for years, but at this year's Chelsea Flower Show (which runs until 27th May) it's clear this theme remains a top priority writes LAURA BRIGGS who pays a visit to the world's best known flower…
05.25 / 22:10
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A 2001 study that showed that glyphosate caused cancer in mice was ignored by the EFSA after the unsubstantiated allegation of a former US-EPA official that the mice used in the study were suffering from a viral infection that might have given them cancer, writes Claire Robinson. The EFSA failed to properly investigate the allegation, which appears to originate in a document linked to Monsanto, maker of the world's top-selling herbicide, glyphosate-based…
05.25 / 22:10
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The Dartmoor Hill Pony Association is to start selling its ponies for meat in a bid to improve the lives of its herd and enable the other wildlife to thrive in the famous Dartmoor landscape. The ponies have been on the moors for 4,000 years and, along with the cattle and sheep, they help to maintain the structure of the moorland, which is also home to butterflies, bees and other wildlife. But farmer Charlotte Faulkner, who lives in Poundsgate, near Newton Abbot, has said that creating…
A North Devon farmer who spurns modern machinery in favour of traditional working Shire horses is the latest local to be captured in classic black and white.Jonathan Waterer, 57, uses five one-tonne shire horses to work his 100 acres at Higher Biddaccott Farm, Chittlehampton, mowing approximately 10 acres per day. Jonathan has owned the farm for 21 years and also breaks in 30 to 40 heavy horses a year for other owners.Tony Hebblethwaite was told about the farming family by an old school…
As we approach the RAF’s 100 year anniversary year it is interesting to note the absence of information about airborne towing, a discipline that has been proven to be effective over many years and one which continues to be used by all major air forces today. During early combat air operations, low payloads and fuel loads ... The post The History of Airborne Aircraft Towing appeared first on Think …
05.25 / 21:05
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Markon Ltd, one of Scotland’s leading contractors for road marking, road planing and surfacing solutions, has updated its highways maintenance fleet with three new screed vehicles. The vehicles, supplied by road ... Read more…
05.25 / 14:54
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Residents are advised to remain alert by not alarmed - ferry terminals are just one of the areas armed police will be patrolling after the national security threat level was increased to…
05.26 / 03:06
onthewight.com
OVER the years, the Glasgow’s Favourite Business trophy has graced the boardrooms and foyers of an amazing range of c…
05.26 / 00:03
eveningtimes.co.uk
Neil Lennon has described the Lisbon Lions as the 'greatest team' in the Celtic's history during an anniversary show in G…
05.25 / 22:58
eveningtimes.co.uk
Rescue teams were alerted to crash two miles off coast of Skipness in Mull of…
05.25 / 22:41
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Inverleith Hockey Club celebrate reaching 100 years with a tournament and black-tie dinner this weekend. A tournament will be hosted at Peffermill which is primarily a mixed social event to get everyone involved and to celebrate the fact that the club first started as a mixed club in 1917. Also, the club’s current 1st X1s […
Electric Ireland Ulster Minor Football Championship quarter-final (AET) Donegal 2-14 Antrim 0-21 ANTRIM toppled last year’s Ulster Minor champions Donegal after extra-time in a thrilling clash in Ballybofey in Sunday. The Saffrons bossed the first half but a fortuitous goal from Donegal skipper Pedar Mogan kept the hosts in touch. Leading 0-12 to 1-5 at […
05.25 / 22:11
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MICHAEL Conlan says he is relaxed and ready to build on his debut win over Tim Ibarra when he takes on Mexico’s Alfredo Chanez over six rounds at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago tomorrow night (Friday, approx 4am live on Box Nation, deferred coverage on RTE at 7.15pm on Saturday). The Los Angeles-based 25 year-old enjoyed [&…
05.25 / 22:11
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RYAN Burnett says he is enjoying the build-up ahead of his IBF bantamweight title challenge to Lee Haskins at the SSE Arena (Odyssey) on June 10. The Newington man took part in a public workout in Castle Court on Monday as the Belfast public got a glimpse of what they can expect from the 25…
05.25 / 22:11
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