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Pull the other one! Top 10 modern Christmas cracker jokes revealed

10/12/2019 • 00:01 UK The Guardian  

TV channel Gold announces the winners in a national competition for topical festive gags – can you do any better? What do Donald Trump, Santa and …

Drax owner plans to be world's first carbon-negative business

10/12/2019 • 00:01 UK The Guardian  

Energy firm once labelled western Europe’s top polluter sets ambitious 10-year target An energy company once labelled western Europe’s biggest …

UK employers 'pause' job hiring as demand falls to seven-year low

10/12/2019 • 00:01 UK The Guardian  

ManpowerGroup says Brexit and global trade woes have dented business confidence Employers in Britain have “hit the pause button” on job hiring, …

RNLI blames trapped tourists and beach selfies as call-outs double over festive period in four years

10/12/2019 • 00:01 UK The Telegraph  

'Rip-off' hospital parking charges top £250m a year with relatives charged £100 a visit

10/12/2019 • 00:01 UK The Telegraph  

Brexit Party councillors caught on hidden camera in racist tirade against Asian people

9/12/2019 • 22:43 UK The Independent  

Activist in key target seat of Hartlepool said Muslims are 'outbreeding us' and 'live like animals' - boasting he tried to bury a pig's head under a …

The Case of Sally Challen review – inside the trial that changed everything for women

9/12/2019 • 22:30 UK The Guardian  

In this chilling, moving film about a woman who killed her abusive husband, Challen and her family bravely discuss their nine-year battle for justice …

Golden Globes nominations 2020: Netflix dominates in film and TV 

9/12/2019 • 21:30 UK The Telegraph  

NHS crisis: 12-year-old girl waits more than 50 hours in hospital emergency department

9/12/2019 • 21:00 UK The Independent  

Exclusive: Another child had to wait 17 hours at Birmingham Children's Hospital over the weekend as pressure mounts on Boris …

Saudi pilot who attacked US Navy base had lodged complaint over instructor's 'porn moustache' jibe

9/12/2019 • 20:36 UK The Telegraph  

Watching 'unboxing' videos online could benefit children, suggests Cambridge University psychologist 

9/12/2019 • 20:00 UK The Telegraph  

False news story claiming Labour activist punched Tory aide spreads across social media after being amplified by leading political reporters

9/12/2019 • 19:31 UK The Independent  

Police say there is no indication of any such attack, and video appears to show adviser actually walked into activist's …

Athletes don't just have better bodies, their brains work better too, study finds

9/12/2019 • 19:22 UK The Telegraph  

Sturgeon toughens stance on Labour and independence vote

9/12/2019 • 19:19 UK The Guardian  

SNP leader says support would depend on principle that Holyrood sets referendum date Nicola Sturgeon has refused to rule out withholding the Scottish …

RSPB accused of 'blatant' attempt to damage grouse shooting in Scotland ahead of crucial review

9/12/2019 • 19:19 UK The Telegraph  

Andrew Sparrow's election briefing: Boris Johnson's worst campaign error so far

9/12/2019 • 19:13 UK The Guardian  

Our regular roundup as the campaign enters its final days Boris Johnson made one of his worst campaign trail errors today when he repeatedly tried to …

Anorexia deaths not being properly recorded by NHS, inquest hears

9/12/2019 • 18:59 UK The Telegraph  

PiggyBank owner collapses into administration

9/12/2019 • 18:26 UK The Guardian  

Demise of payday lender leaves 45,000 customers facing financial uncertainty The payday lender PiggyBank has collapsed, making it the latest …

Scottish wildlife at risk after £100m funding cut, say charities

9/12/2019 • 18:09 UK The Guardian  

Analysis shows ‘staggering’ 40% reduction in government spending in a decade Public funding for environment bodies in Scotland has plummeted by 40% …

Syrian president's uncle stands trial over 'ill-gotten gains' empire in France

9/12/2019 • 17:59 UK The Telegraph