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Theresa May urges opposition peers to retire to cut size of Lords

The PM also vows to end “automatic” peerages for judges, police officers and other senior figures.The post Theresa May urges opposition peers to retire to cut size of Lords appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Police apologise to former Clash roadie over arrest

Deputy chief constable Louise Rolfe said she was sorry for what Don Lorenzo went through in 2007.The post Police apologise to former Clash roadie over arrest appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Qualcomm boosts NXP bid as it resists Broadcom takeover

Qualcomm has made a new, higher offer for Dutch rival NXP Semiconductors.The post Qualcomm boosts NXP bid as it resists Broadcom takeover appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Alfie Evans: Sick toddler’s life support ‘can end’

Doctors can stop providing life support to Alfie Evans against his parents’ wishes, a court rules.The post Alfie Evans: Sick toddler’s life support ‘can end’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Michelle Obama ‘loves’ Black Panther and so do the rest of us…

The ex-First Lady congratulates the makers of the superhero film after a successful opening weekend.The post Michelle Obama ‘loves’ Black Panther and so do the rest of us… appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance l… Continue reading

Parents’ anger over magnetic putty health fears

Parents are concerned after a Scottish schoolgirl was found with dangerous levels of the chemical arsenic.The post Parents’ anger over magnetic putty health fears appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Russian bots debate US gun control laws

Russian bots are believed to have taken part in debate about gun control following Florida shootings.The post Russian bots debate US gun control laws appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley

The actress says her “rude” comment at the Baftas was “an inside joke that fell flat”.The post Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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‘Secret’ report into RBS published

MPs release an official report into an RBS unit accused of mistreating smaller businesses.The post ‘Secret’ report into RBS published appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Lancashire councillor investigated over ‘sexist’ Facebook post

Jim Marsh is accused of posting an inappropriate comment after a woman claimed she was harassed.The post Lancashire councillor investigated over ‘sexist’ Facebook post appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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HSBC profits jump to $17.2bn on Asia growth

While well-known on the UK High Street, the banking giant makes most of its money outside of Britain.The post HSBC profits jump to $17.2bn on Asia growth appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Councils ‘unprepared’ for cyber-attacks, report says

More than 25% of local authorities had computer systems breached from 2013-17, campaigners say.The post Councils ‘unprepared’ for cyber-attacks, report says appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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The death of the local newspaper?

The closure of hundreds of regional papers is fuelling fake news, the government has warned.The post The death of the local newspaper? appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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25 things you absolutely need to know about Top Gear’s 25th series

LeBlanc, Harris and Reid are back.The post 25 things you absolutely need to know about Top Gear’s 25th series appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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‘Upskirting’ should be criminal offence, campaigners say

Campaigners say the law needs to change to make it easier for police to take action.The post ‘Upskirting’ should be criminal offence, campaigners say appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Jeremy Corbyn vows to curb City of London’s power

The Labour leader also says the government needs stronger powers to prevent “hostile takeovers”.The post Jeremy Corbyn vows to curb City of London’s power appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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International Development Committee to quiz Oxfam bosses

Committee to quiz charity chief amid criticism over it handling of sexual misconduct claims by staff.The post International Development Committee to quiz Oxfam bosses appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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10 David Brents – and more on the way…

The Office is to get an Indian spin-off – we take a look at the different versions of Ricky Gervais’s hit sitcom.The post 10 David Brents – and more on the way… appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Ovarian cancer: Persistent tummy bloating can be sign, charity warns

Only a third of women would see a doctor despite it being a major symptom, a survey suggests.The post Ovarian cancer: Persistent tummy bloating can be sign, charity warns appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Ocean plastic tide ‘violates the law’

Campaigners may want new laws to fight pollution but the remedies already exist, a new report argues.The post Ocean plastic tide ‘violates the law’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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