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A Cook with the perfect recipe, Sport

A Cook with the perfect recipe

Over the past 12 months Alastair Cook has taken apart several records set by greats of England’s past, and following his latest century for the Three Lions, when will his exploits at the crease cease to amaze?

By | Sport | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 2:55 pm

Is the Archbish right?, Eagle Eye

Is the Archbish right?

Is Rowan Williams right to say that “no one voted” for the Coalition Government’s policies?
He was talking about its “radical long-term policies” on health and education, but the charge would be more accurate if made of the Government’s deficit-reduction plan. Labour and the Lib Dems agreed on two-thirds of the Conservative spending cuts and tax rises.
And [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 11:59 am

Caught & Social: Glamorous chaps…in need of manhood, Notebook

Caught & Social: Glamorous chaps…in need of manhood

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 11:11 am

Today from i: Torch parade, Notebook

Today from i: Torch parade

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 11:03 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 11:00 am

iBet: Don’t expect England Under-21s to win European Championship, Sport

iBet: Don’t expect England Under-21s to win European Championship

England are not without all hope in the eight team Under-21 Euro Championship, but they look a lay at 4-1. The only reason they are second favourites is because they are England – it’s not a price based on form.

By | Sport | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 10:00 am

Online House Hunter: Map it out, Property

Online House Hunter: Map it out

There’s more than one way to map out the route to your new home. Online House Hunter Alan Cleaver looks at the revived art of cartography.

By | Property | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 7:00 am

Watch out! LA prepares for Car-mageddon, The Foreign Desk

Watch out! LA prepares for Car-mageddon

“Stay the heck out of here” warned one Los Angeles official. “Just go on vacation,” counseled another. “Let me just make something absolutely clear,” added City Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, “on July 16th and 17th, it will be an absolute nightmare.”
The doomsday scenario presented, at a City Hall press conference earlier this week, is neither an [...]

By | The Foreign Desk | Thursday, 9 June 2011 at 5:51 am

Pro-democracy activist on trial, Notebook

Pro-democracy activist on trial

Tomorrow, pro-democracy activists involved in the student demonstrations in December last year will appear at City of Westminster Magistrates Court. The demonstrations were followed a media witch-hunt; photographs of so-called “violent thugs”, and appeals for protesters to come forward and give the police information on their fellow students.

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 8 June 2011 at 5:02 pm

How the right-wing press lost interest in Gabrielle Browne, Eagle Eye

How the right-wing press lost interest in Gabrielle Browne

It’s a terrible thing to be cynical, but one could easily come away with the impression that these newspapers were only interested in Ms Browne’s opinions so long as they fitted with their own reactionary agenda on criminal justice.

By | Eagle Eye | Wednesday, 8 June 2011 at 2:53 pm

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