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Dole recipient paid 884% interest: inquiry demands payday lending shake-up
Guardian
today, 04:13

Dole recipient paid 884% interest: inquiry demands payday lending shake-up

Payday lenders and rental companies should face tougher regulations and need to improve the way they consider the needs of struggling families, an inquiry has found. A Senate economics committee inquiry, which...

 
Unlimited holiday: A perk that comes with pitfalls
BBC
yesterday, 22:49

Unlimited holiday: A perk that comes with pitfalls

Unlimited paid holiday may sound too good to be true but there are fears this new trend could do more harm than good. "I'd love to say it was about productivity or ownership or autonomy but the reality is that...

 
Car industry: What's behind recent closures?
BBC
yesterday, 22:49

Car industry: What's behind recent closures?

Honda UK is closing its Swindon plant by 2021, with the loss of about 3,500 jobs. Jaguar Land Rover and Nissan are also cutting production and jobs. So what's going on? Honda is a big loss Honda's Swindon plant is the...

 
Ministers spend £100m on Brexit help
BBC
yesterday, 22:49

Ministers spend £100m on Brexit help

The government has agreed contracts worth £104m for outside help on Brexit, according to analysis for the BBC. Since the EU referendum, Whitehall has hired companies to do consultancy work to prepare for the UK's EU...

 
US and China extend trade talks
BBC
yesterday, 22:02

US and China extend trade talks

Chinese negotiators have agreed to extend their stay in Washington, as the US and China push to strike a trade deal. The decision was the latest sign that the two countries may be nearing an agreement, as they look...

 
Kraft Heinz shares fall as appetites wane
BBC
yesterday, 19:18

Kraft Heinz shares fall as appetites wane

Kraft Heinz's share price has plunged to a record low amid signs that customer appetite for the company's processed foods is weakening. The US food giant's stock dropped 28% after it reported flat 2018 sales and said...

 
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Scotsman
16 min. ago

Brexit: Theresa May warned of mass revolt if country heads for no-deal

Theresa May has been warned she could face a mass revolt of Conservative MPs if the country appears on course for a no-deal Brexit. Theresa May has been warned she could face a mass revolt of Conservative MPs if the...

 
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The Week
today, 02:07

Porsche 911 GT3 2020: spy shots, prices, specs and release

A new GT3 version of Porsche’s 992-generation 911 has been spied testing close to the Arctic Circle as the company puts its track-focused sports car through extreme temperature checks. Prototype versions of the car...

 
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Scotsman
today, 00:07

Brexit: Lib Dems shouldn’t back returning to EU after departure, says Cable

The Liberal Democrats shouldn’t campaign to take the UK back into the EU if the party fails to stop Brexit, a senior party source has said. The Lib Dem MP said keeping up the party’s campaign to stay in the EU after...

 
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Scotsman
yesterday, 20:23

Jeremy Corbyn denies accusations of ‘wide scale’ bullying in Labour party

Jeremy Corbyn has denied there is “wide scale” bullying in Labour as another MP quit the party complaining of anti-Semitism within its ranks. Former minister Ian Austin said he was “ashamed” of the party which had...

 
Labour seeks to stem antisemitism crisis after Ian Austin quits
Guardian
yesterday, 18:58

Labour seeks to stem antisemitism crisis after Ian Austin quits

Labour is considering appointing an independent reviewer to oversee its handling of antisemitism complaints as the party battles to stem the flow of resignations after a ninth MP announced his departure on Friday....

 
Has May finally exhausted her colleagues' patience?
Guardian
yesterday, 18:36

Has May finally exhausted her colleagues' patience?

Theresa May has emerged, battered but unbowed, from so many confrontations with one or other wing of her fractious party over the past two years that survival against the odds has become her best known political...

 
Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong fear death penalty if deported
Guardian
19 min. ago

Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong fear death penalty if deported

Two Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong say chronic physical abuse by male family members prompted them to flee the kingdom, where they fear they will be forcibly returned. The two are the latest example of Saudi women...

 
Cyclone Oma: surfers enjoy wild swell but downgraded storm could yet intensify
Guardian
today, 05:26

Cyclone Oma: surfers enjoy wild swell but downgraded storm could yet intensify

East coast surfers have defied warnings about large swells whipped up by ex-cyclone Oma, a sub-tropical system that intensified into a category two storm early on Saturday but was downgraded by 11am after taking a...

 
'Slowly the craze will come': the off-piste plan to get Nepal skiing
Guardian
today, 05:15

'Slowly the craze will come': the off-piste plan to get Nepal skiing

Along the single icy road leading through the village of Kuri, high in the hills of eastern Nepal, tourists stop to stare at a pair of skis. “Is it a skateboard?” asks one. “Maybe they are ice skates,” suggests...

 
Tainted alcohol kills 41 tea plantation workers in India
Guardian
today, 05:15

Tainted alcohol kills 41 tea plantation workers in India

At least 41 Indian tea plantation workers have died from drinking toxic bootleg liquor after receiving their weekly wages, and 20 are critically ill in hospital, a government minister said on Friday. The deaths come...

 
Film about clerical child abuse opens in French cinemas
Guardian
today, 05:15

Film about clerical child abuse opens in French cinemas

It was filmed in secrecy, certain scenes were so sensitive they had to be shot abroad and two legal cases were brought this week to try to ban it from French cinemas. But By the Grace of God, the film by the acclaimed...

 
Labour promises universal right to flexible working from day one
Guardian
today, 04:59

Labour promises universal right to flexible working from day one

A Labour government would give everyone the right to choose when they do and do not work from the day they are employed, its shadow women and equalities secretary will tell Labour’s women’s conference on Saturday....

 

Sport

 
Liverpool fans won't like this analysis of Jurgen Klopp's tactics
Daily Star
5 min. ago

Liverpool fans won't like this analysis of Jurgen Klopp's tactics

That’s the damning verdict of journalist Duncan Castles, who says Klopp could take advantage of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer by springing a tactical surprise on the Manchester United boss before or during their Premier League...

 
Man Utd and Liverpool fans FUME at Jim White after Carabao Cup claim
Daily Star
5 min. ago

Man Utd and Liverpool fans FUME at Jim White after Carabao Cup claim

The Red Devils are preparing to take on rivals Liverpool tomorrow.  It is a big day for both clubs, United looking to star in the top four while Jurgen Klopp’s side try to make ground in their title battle.  But it...

 
DeGale vs Eubank Jr start time: What time will the boxing fight start?
Daily Star
5 min. ago

DeGale vs Eubank Jr start time: What time will the boxing fight start?

James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr will put it all on the line this evening when they take to the O2 Arena for their super-middleweight championship contest. Eubank Jr has won 27 of his 29 professional contests but his...

 
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Coventry Telegraph
19 min. ago

Coventry City receive Ricoh deadline as Mark Robins explores his goalkeeping options

Best of the bunch Mark Robins is hoping the player he believes is the one of the best defenders in League One is on top of his game when he goes head to head with the best striker in the division. The Sky Blues boss...

 
Premier League table: Super computer predicts final standings before Liverpool vs Man Utd
Daily Star
32 min. ago

Premier League table: Super computer predicts final standings before Liverpool vs Man Utd

On Sunday, Old Trafford will play host to two of the Premier League’s top sides. Following the appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in mid-December, United have been the most in-form team in the top flight. The Red...

 
Arsenal legend reveals he will be SHOCKED if Unai Emery does this for Gunners
Daily Star
32 min. ago

Arsenal legend reveals he will be SHOCKED if Unai Emery does this for Gunners

Arsenal sit fifth in the Premier League table ahead of their match with Southampton on Sunday. Unai Emery’s side have endured mixed fortunes in the league this term that has resulted in Manchester United now knocking...

 
 


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