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The UK streams the most Christmas songs in the world

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The UK streams the most Christmas songs in the world

In the UK we’re all familiar with the Christmas build-up; the shops put up Christmas trees in September and play Christmas songs on loop from November through to January. Spotify has confirmed that wi…

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UK cannot have unilateral power to end Brexit backstop, Leo Varadkar warns Theresa May

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UK cannot have unilateral power to end Brexit backstop, Leo Varadkar warns Theresa May

TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar has told British Prime Minister Theresa May that he will not accept a Brexit deal which gives the UK the unilateral power to halt “backstop” arrangements for the border with Nor…

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Good news and bad for UK rail freight: more funding, but higher user fees

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Good news and bad for UK rail freight: more funding, but higher user fees

Efforts to improve the UK’s beleaguered rail network have been negated by news of higher charges for using it. The government’s rail and road regulator twinned the announcement of an extra £24.3bn in …

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‘England might have won, but they were utterly woeful’ – Telegraph readers on the weekend of sport

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‘England might have won, but they were utterly woeful’ – Telegraph readers on the weekend of sport

A controversial last minute Owen Farrell tackle stole the headlines as England secured a narrow win over South Africa at Twickenham on Saturday. Telegraph readers were split on the controversy which e…

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Twisted paedophile, 75, claims he was SEDUCED by a girl, 6, who ‘wanted it’ after he sexually assaulted her while she was playing with dolls

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Twisted paedophile, 75, claims he was SEDUCED by a girl, 6, who ‘wanted it’ after he sexually assaulted her while she was playing with dolls

Child molester Cornelus Bezuidenhout could be deported from Australia to South Africa after serving his prison sentence Twisted paedophile Cornelus Bezuidenhout, 75, described his perverted assault as …

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Sri Lanka v England: How the world has changed since Cook’s Test debut

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Sri Lanka v England: How the world has changed since Cook’s Test debut

Alastair Cook played his final Test for England in September against India at The Oval England begin a new era against Sri Lanka on Tuesday when they play a Test match without Alastair Cook for the fi…

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Ireland warns UK over post-Brexit border issue

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Ireland warns UK over post-Brexit border issue

The UK government has been warned to stick to its commitment to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic. Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said a time-limited arrangement – or …

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Convicted paedophile scarred for life and needing 40 STITCHES after violent jail attack

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Convicted paedophile scarred for life and needing 40 STITCHES after violent jail attack

ONE of Britain’s worst-ever paedophiles has been left scarred for life after suffering a brutal attack in jail. Ahdel Ali, 31, needed 40 stitches after being slashed with a makeshift knife after a fig…

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UK’s static performance in World Bank insolvency rankings “shows needs for reform”

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UK’s static performance in World Bank insolvency rankings “shows needs for reform”

A lack of improvement in the UK’s standing in the World Bank’s latest insolvency rankings has underlined the need for UK corporate insolvency reform, according to insolvency and restructuring trade bo…

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UK reform efforts start to tackle online abuse

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UK reform efforts start to tackle online abuse

Reforms to the law are required to protect victims from online and social media-based abuse, according to a new Report by the Law Commission for England and Wales. In its scoping report assessing the …

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