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Games review roundup: Motorstorm Apocalypse; Moon Diver; WWE All Stars; The 3rd Birthday, Games

Games review roundup: Motorstorm Apocalypse; Moon Diver; WWE All Stars; The 3rd Birthday

A weekly roundup of our bite-size games reviews, this week featuring off-road destruction from Motorstorm Apocalypse; side-scrolling retro slashing in Moon Diver; Tombstones, DDTs and more in WWE All Stars and the time-warping craziness of The 3rd Birthday.

By | Games, Notebook | Monday, 11 April 2011 at 11:47 am

Online House Hunter: Village idyll, Property

Online House Hunter: Village idyll

Dream of a life in a typical English village? Take a look at the best in the country…

By | Property | Monday, 11 April 2011 at 7:00 am

Competition in health care saves lives, Eagle Eye

Competition in health care saves lives

It may be hard to persuade the great British public of this, but it would be a more honest message than the current obfuscations of Andrew Lansley, David Cameron and Nick Clegg, which I discuss in The Independent on Sunday today.

By | Eagle Eye | Sunday, 10 April 2011 at 10:39 pm

“Interesting … and yet somehow deeply dull at the same time”, Eagle Eye

“Interesting … and yet somehow deeply dull at the same time”

That was Patrick Hennessy’s response, which I was thinking of having carved on my biodegradable memorial plaque, when I drew attention to these fascinating facts in Professor John Curtice’s article on the unimportance of the Alternative Vote in this month’s Parliamentary Brief…

By | Eagle Eye | Saturday, 9 April 2011 at 6:24 pm

Learn-and-Forget in Afghanistan, Eagle Eye

Learn-and-Forget in Afghanistan

How to explain Britain’s lack of success in Afghanistan? Matt Cavanagh, who was special adviser at the Ministry of Defence 2006-07 and then in No 10 for Gordon Brown 2007-10, has an important article in this week’s Spectator.

By | Eagle Eye | Saturday, 9 April 2011 at 11:18 am

The future of television, Notebook

The future of television

The future of how we watch television is changing, apparently. The TV apocalypse is nigh and before you have time to change the channel everyone will be watching a myriad of programmes online creating a fragmented viewing experience.

By | Notebook | Friday, 8 April 2011 at 5:21 pm

Top of the posts, Notebook

Top of the posts

Our top posts and bloggers of the week

By | Notebook | Friday, 8 April 2011 at 4:57 pm

Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and City maintain goal rush towards record, Sport

Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and City maintain goal rush towards record

With 72 games remaining in the Premier League this season before the matches on Saturday and Sunday, an average of three goals per game would see a record level of scoring this campaign, the 19th season in the League’s history.

By | Sport | Friday, 8 April 2011 at 4:23 pm

India’s anti-corruption protests win concessions from the government, The Foreign Desk

India’s anti-corruption protests win concessions from the government

This isn’t the beginning of a Middle East style jasmine revolution, and Tahrir Square has not come to central Delhi, but protests against corruption that have spread across India this week show how people are tiring of the fraud, extortion and crime-ridden politics that dominate the way the country is run.

By | The Foreign Desk | Friday, 8 April 2011 at 2:59 pm

The new Face of Manchester Fashion, Fashion

The new Face of Manchester Fashion

Close your eyes and you’ve missed it. Gone are the days where Mancunians and tourists alike would flock to Selfridges and Harvey Nicks to indulge themselves in a spot of designer shopping.

By | Fashion, Notebook | Friday, 8 April 2011 at 1:19 pm

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