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The UK is currently in the midst of a well documented heroin drought after a fungus dramatically reduced the most recent opium crop in Afghanistan. The drug has traditionally been widely available on the black market here but illicitly imported supplies are slowly starting to dry up.
Coaching India is no walk in the park, even for an experienced man like Bob Houghton. The former Fulham midfielder is preparing to take the South Asian nation to the 2011 Asian Cup in January. Finding players on the sub-continent with its billion-plus population is a far cry from 1979 when, you may remember, the Englishman guided Malmo to the final of the European Cup.
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A company in one of India’s poorest states is delivering electricity to the rural poor, using only rice husk.
Graham King, OBE and Oscar-winning producer speaks about his new film ‘The Tourist’ which follows an American tourist visiting Venice when a woman deliberately crosses his path to use him as a decoy to track down an old flame.
Aston Villa have been kings of the Midlands in the Premier League era; in 16 of the 18 completed seasons they have finished higher in the table than all their rivals from the region. For season by season detail, see the table below.
League One: Peterborough V Rochdale (Kick off 7.45pm)
Back over 2.5 goals at 8/11
Peterborough have produced fantastic entertainment this season with goals guaranteed. All of their home games have seen at least two goals and a lot many more than that. Fans at London Road have seen a Football League high of 46 goals in nine, [...]
Many thanks this week to the The Go! Team, whose new album ‘Rolling Blackouts’ is out at the end of January. They’ve put together a little playlist for us to get your Christmas party this weekend jumping, or bopping, or whatever it is people do at parties nowadays. There’s even a track-by-track explainer below. Enjoy!
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