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6th, October Books

Peter Thiel: Competition Is Bad And America Is Slow

PETER Thiel has written a book, Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters. Peter Thiel is worth $2.2 billion. He co-founded PayPal... More »

6th, October News

Shrien Dewani Trial Day 1: Leopold Leisser, Gay Sex And Infertility

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6th, October Madeleine McCann 1

Brenda Leyland: She Might Have Been A Tabloid Columnist

THE death of Brenda Leyland is now a matter of education. The BBC consults an expert... More »

6th, October Sports

DHL Promotes Itself On The Back Of Injured Jules Bianchi

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6th, October News

Now Your Money's Even Safer In The Bank

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6th, October Money

Political Shocker As Nick Clegg Declares He Ain't Gay

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6th, October News

Faces of the Day: The Dachau Brothel In 1945

1945... More »

6th, October News

Bestiality Is Illegal To Even Think About In Exeter

A FENITON man possessed hundreds of images and videos showing a person having sex with various live animals... More »

6th, October Technology 1

New Jersey Man Arrested For Shooting Neighbour's Spy Drone

Reach for the skies... More »

6th, October News

Ebola: Dallas Judge Mocks The Virus As America Gets Paranoid

Ebola comes to America... More »

6th, October Arsenal

Arsenal V Cheslea Balls: Wenger Says Mourinho Would Know It If He Really Attacked Him

An attack? More »

6th, October Madeleine McCann 5

Madeleine McCann: Brenda Leyland Was Driven To Her Death By An Intolerant Mob

BRENDA Leyland appears on the front page of the Daily Mirror. The self-billed "intelligent tabloid" begins the woman's obituary by calling her the "McCANN TROLL"... More »

5th, October Cars

Uncle Monty's Rolls-Royce From 'Withnail & I' Is For Sale

Owned by Nubar Gulbenkian (1896 – 1972), the car is showy affair... More »

5th, October Madeleine McCann 1

Madeleine McCann 'Troll' Brenda Leyland Is Dead

SAD news. The woman monstered by the media and on twitter, Brenda Leyland, is dead... More »

5th, October News 2

The RIPA Act Makes Us Cheer For The Daily Mail And Fear A Police State

Be worried. You should be... More »

5th, October The Consumer

Eleanor Lutz Combines Design And Science To Magical Effect

ELEANOR Lutz uses design and an education in molecular biology to create lovely moving images... More »

5th, October Technology

Scott and Mark Kelly Are Twins In Two Different Worlds

TWIN astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly are ready to be in a novel twin study.. More »

5th, October News

Photos Of The Week

The week in photos... More »

5th, October News

REZA Baluchi slid into a Zorb and began to make his way from Florida to Bermuda... More »

5th, October Arsenal

All True Sports Fans Wanted Arsenal Boss Wenger To Lamp Chelsea's Prattish Jose Mourinho

SO. There was Arsene Wenger promising to do what so many managers, football fans and people who enjoy sport without the insessant, charmless gamesmanship demand: lamp Jose Mourinho... More »

5th, October Arsenal

Transfer Balls: Arsenal Buy World Cup Reject And Winner Julian Draxler Twice

Arsenal blls... More »

5th, October Chelsea

Chelsea Balls: Thibaut Courtois, Topless Stunna Jeny Sanchez And An Old Story 'Exclusive'

The Sun's "exclusive" is not an exclsuive... More »

5th, October Arsenal

Chelsea And Arsenal In 'Fabregas On The Brain' Shocker

When is a taunt not a taunt..? More »

5th, October Celebrities

Wotcha Top Gear: The BBC And Jeremy Clarkson Goad Argentines Into Violence

BBC Top Gear was filming in Argentina for one of its Funny Foreigners travelogues... More »

5th, October News

Alice Gross: Arnis Zalkalns Was The Serial Killer With A Guilty Conscience

THE tabloids lead with news that the hunt for 14-year-old Alice Gross' killer is over. The body of Arnis Zalkalns, 41, has been found in woodland in Boston Manor Park, West London... More »