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Back pedalling: one fewer bogus quotation, Eagle Eye

Back pedalling: one fewer bogus quotation

A good day for pedants. The education desk in the Conservative press office sarcastically welcomed the conversion of Andy Burnham, Labour’s education spokesman, to the cause of free schools (“U-turn on schools” in The Sun, but it does not appear to be online):
Still doesn’t have any policies but now he opposes one less of the [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Wednesday, 18 May 2011 at 10:46 am

Online House Hunter: Shops or houses?, Property

Online House Hunter: Shops or houses?

Should town centres fight to save shops or should they simply be turned into flats and houses? Our Online House Hunter looks at the battle ground that is our High Street.

By | Property | Wednesday, 18 May 2011 at 7:00 am

iBet: Bournemouth away day problems could continue, Sport

iBet: Bournemouth away day problems could continue

Huddersfield v Bournemouth, League One play-off semi final, second leg
Lay Bournemouth at 4.6 to one
The second rounds of the play-offs are already proving to be more exciting than the first legs, which is to be expected, and tonight it’s the turn of the teams who finished third and sixth in League One. Bournemouth made the [...]

By | Sport | Wednesday, 18 May 2011 at 12:01 am

Cameron should ignore the calls for an early election: the Tories need the liberals, Eagle Eye

Cameron should ignore the calls for an early election: the Tories need the liberals

The electorate punished the Liberal Democrats in the local elections. But the UK is becoming more liberal. And this is why the Tories, despite calls for Cameron to go the polls now, should stay in coalition with the Liberals.

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 4:45 pm

Everything you need to know about André Villas-Boas, aka the ‘new’ Mourinho, Sport

Everything you need to know about André Villas-Boas, aka the ‘new’ Mourinho

Villas-Boas has been in management from an age when most kids’ knowledge of the game is restricted to dedicated hours of Football Manager.

By | Sport | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 4:07 pm

Blind Faith: the impact religion can have on HIV, Notebook

Blind Faith: the impact religion can have on HIV

When people face a traumatic event or experience in life they often seek solace in something they believe in; something that will offer potential solutions and fill the emotional and spiritual vacuum when everything else has failed. As you’d expect, many people living with HIV seek solace in their religious faith, and for some that becomes their whole life’s focus. However, religious faith and HIV continue to have a challenging relationship, to say the very least.

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 3:01 pm

High pay is bad for business, Eagle Eye

High pay is bad for business

The trouble with the inequality arguments against high pay is that it is unsubtle. Most people accept it is fair for people with very rare talents, such as footballers or entertainers, to be awarded vast salaries.

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 2:35 pm

Caught & Social: Brad’s Cannes opener for new film, Notebook

Caught & Social: Brad’s Cannes opener for new film

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 1:59 pm

Today’s from <i>i</i>: Motor car movie stars, Notebook

Today’s from i: Motor car movie stars

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 1:38 pm

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Tuesday, 17 May 2011 at 1:27 pm

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