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Prom – Trailer, Film

Prom – Trailer

At Prom, every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. Several intersecting stories unfold at one high school as the big dance approaches.

By | Film | Saturday, 4 June 2011 at 6:00 am

Anonymous strikes again: Iranian and UAE governments hacked

Hackers have broken into the networks of both the Iranian and the Dubai governments, stealing more than 10,000 email messages as well as system usernames and passwords and releasing them online.

By | Science & Technology | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 5:57 pm

Top of the posts, Notebook

Top of the posts

Our top posts and bloggers of the week

By | Notebook | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 4:13 pm

Tim Westwood the war-monger, Notebook

Tim Westwood the war-monger

So, what’s next for the Big Brainwashing Challenge for Black and Brown Children?  You’ve guessed it kids; it’s your favourite hip-hop and R ‘n’ B radio DJ, Tim Westwood, broadcasting LIVE from a British military camp in Afghanistan!
The day after I wrote an article on the BBC’s disgraceful censorship of a Bigz freestyle on Charlie [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 3:36 pm

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court judges?, Eagle Eye

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court judges?

James Grant in this month’s Prospect has raised the issue again of the composition of the Supreme Court (new chamber, right), what we know of the judges’ ideological leanings, and whether we should have American-style confirmation hearings on their appointment.
Alexander Horne, in his paper last year on the problems of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 1:45 pm

Your police force needs you! Time to take Police and Crime Commissioners seriously, Notebook

Your police force needs you! Time to take Police and Crime Commissioners seriously

Despite its recent defeat in the Lords, the Government is determined to introduce elected Police and Crime Commissioners.  Elected police chiefs were a key Tory policy, with which the Prime Minister is personally associated – and given what is happening to the health reforms Tory MPs are in no mood for a U-turn on policing. [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 12:38 pm

Caught & Social: Pair party for Russia with love, Notebook

Caught & Social: Pair party for Russia with love

Anne Hathaway might be a member of the Hollywood A-list but supermodel Natalia Vodianova was the guest of honour at last night’s For Russia With Love party. The event, hosted by Sadie Frost at the W Hotel in London, was set up to launch a partnership between Vodianova’s Naked Heart Foundation and the W’s venue [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 11:09 am

Today from i: Marathon protests, Notebook

Today from i: Marathon protests

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 10:59 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 10:56 am

Online House Hunter: Small is beautiful, Property

Online House Hunter: Small is beautiful

Our Online House Hunter swaps tips and advice with those thinking of downsizing.

By | Property | Friday, 3 June 2011 at 9:20 am

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