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 2021-12-01 11:15 

The Independent

Zog Energy becomes latest gas and electricity supplier to go bust...

Zog Energy become the latest supplier to go out of business amid surging wholesale gas prices....

 2021-12-01 11:07 

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Portugal tightens restrictions despite virus vaccine success...

Portugal has tightened passenger entry requirements and mandated masks indoors to curb an upward trend in coronavirus infections in the country with one of the strongest vaccination records in Europe...

 2021-12-01 11:05 

The Independent

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Parliamentary standards probe launched into Tory frontbencher...

An investigation has been launched by the parliamentary standards commissioner into cabinet minister Jacob Rees-Mogg over an alleged breach of the MPs' code of conduct....

 2021-12-01 11:05 

The Independent

Rishi Sunak shelves proposal to hike capital gains tax, pointing to 'burden'...

Office of Tax Simplification backed raising rates to match income tax after chancellor ordered review...

 2021-12-01 11:04 

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'I got to live my dreams': Johanna Konta announces retirement from tennis aged 30...

The news of the former British No1's retirement comes after a two years of injury struggles as well as problems with heart palpitations...

 2021-12-01 11:01 

The Independent

Tupac Shakur: 'Valuable' hard drive with unheard music and photos of rapper up for auction...

Hard drive belonged to the rapper's bodyguard Frank Alexander, who was with Tupac the night he died...

 2021-12-01 11:01 

The Independent

Some homes 'without power for a week' after Storm Arwen...

Power company SSEN said it has reconnected more than 120,000 properties in the last five days....

 2021-12-01 10:59 

The Independent

University staff take to picket lines in strike over pay and conditions...

Staff at some 58 universities across the UK, including Queen's University Belfast and Ulster University, are taking part in the action....

 2021-12-01 10:59 

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Vin Diesel shares heartbreaking message to Paul Walker on anniversary of co-star's death...

'My children always tell me that Uncle Paul is with you dad, always... and I know in my heart that they are right'...

 2021-12-01 10:57 

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Japan suspends new reservations on all incoming flights...

Japan has asked international airlines to stop taking new reservations for all flights arriving in the country until the end of December in a further tightening of already strict border controls...

 2021-12-01 10:56 

The Independent

On World AIDS Day, Pope Francis calls for renewed solidarity...

Experts warn that the Covid-19 pandemic is jeopardising efforts to end HIV/AIDS by 2030...

 2021-12-01 10:54 

The Independent

Prince Charles has acknowledged the 'atrocity of slavery'. What Barbados really wants is an apology...

The past is very present merely acknowledging that slavery happened is the easy bit but true accountability means much more than that...

 2021-12-01 10:54 

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Omicron variant could see 'very large wave of infections', leaked Sage report warns...

'Very stringent' rules may be needed, top government advisers warn...

 2021-12-01 10:54 

The Independent

China lashes out at Abe over former leader's Taiwan warning...

China is lashing out at Shinzo Abe after the former Japanese prime minister warned of the serious security and economic consequences of any Chinese military action against the island...

 2021-12-01 10:52 

The Independent

We have to protect customers who shop using online marketplaces...

What many consumers don't realise is online marketplaces have no legal responsibility to ensure third-party sellers are aware of UK safety standards...

 2021-12-01 10:51 

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Tesla whistle mocking whistleblowers sells out within hours...

Cyberwhistle, inspired by the Cybertruck, is already being listed on eBay for hundreds of dollars...

 2021-12-01 10:50 

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old - China says 85% of citizens will use Mandarin by 2025...
 2021-12-01 10:50 

The Independent

China says 85% of citizens will use Mandarin by 2025...

China is launching an aggressive campaign to promote Mandarin, saying 85% of its citizens will use the national language by 2025...

 2021-12-01 10:50 

The Independent

Tel Aviv overtakes Paris as world's most expensive city...

Israeli city climbs five places in 12 months...

 2021-12-01 10:48 

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Trial date set over boy charged with murder of 12-year-old Ava White...

The next hearing in the case will be held on February 18, Liverpool Crown Court heard....

 2021-12-01 10:46 

The Independent

Arsenal preparations for Man Utd game 'trickier than usual', says Mikel Arteta...

The Gunners will check on Bukayo Saka's fitness but the attacker is "willing" to play at Old Trafford....

 2021-12-01 10:39 

The Independent

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West and Pharrell Williams unite at Louis Vuitton show to celebrate Virgil Abloh...

Giant statue of Abloh positioned next to show venue...

 2021-12-01 10:39 

The Independent

Inquest into death of teenager Bobbi-Anne McLeod opened and adjourned...

The 18-year-old's body was found near a beach in Devon three days after she went missing from Plymouth....

 2021-12-01 10:38 

The Independent

Indian man builds one-third sized Taj Mahal replica for wife...

An Indian man has built a one-third sized replica of the historic Taj Mahal for his wife, but unlike the original, it's their residence, not a mausoleum...

 2021-12-01 10:37 

The Independent

BBC stand by Michael Vaughan despite racism allegations...

The former England captain has been temporarily stood down from his role with the broadcaster after being named in Yorkshire's report into the Azeem Rafiq racism scandal...

 2021-12-01 10:37 

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Max Verstappen reveals one aspect of Qatar Grand Prix which surprised him...

Verstappen was able to limit the damage in impressive style in Qatar, carving through the field to finish second, and he revealed he was surprised just how much opportunity there was to overtake...

 2021-12-01 10:33 

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Four hat-tricks and 10 different scorers: England's 20-0 Latvia win in numbers...

Ellen White became England's record goalscorer during the match...

 2021-12-01 10:33 

The Independent

Oxford school shooting: Suspect, 15, used father's gun and parents 'won't let him talk to police'...

Motive behind shooting that killed three students has not yet been ascertained...

 2021-12-01 10:32 

The Independent

'The stakes feel horribly high: The fear and isolation of IVF during Covid...

In March 2020, fertility treatments were cancelled leaving many women in limbo, uncertain of when they might be able to resume treatment. Now, a positive PCR test could mean further cancellations and women aren't taking the risk, finds Hannah Fearn...

 2021-12-01 10:32 

The Independent

People should 'Covid certify' before mixing at Christmas, says Jason Leitch...

Scotland's national clinical director has advised people to take lateral flow tests before meeting up during the festive season....

 2021-12-01 10:31 

The Independent

Live updates: Portugal orders measures to fight virus surge...

Portugal is entering a so-called state of calamity -- the second this year -- to curve an upward trend in coronavirus infections despite having one of the strongest vaccination records in Europe...

 2021-12-01 10:30 

The Independent

Education minister defends 'diktat' on mask-wearing in schools...

Norma Foley said there will be some 'flexibility'; in the coming days, as schools police the new requirements....

 2021-12-01 10:22 

The Independent

UK manufacturers speed up growth for second month running...

A series of pressures on the sector means it is still vulnerable to headwinds, such as the new Covid variant, one expert warned....

 2021-12-01 10:20 

The Independent

Biden HIV/AIDS strategy calls racism 'public health threat'...

The Biden administration in its new HIV/AIDS strategy is calling racism "a public health threat" that must be fully recognized as the world looks to end the epidemic...

 2021-12-01 10:10 

The Independent

Nativity plays are hideous and wonderful the show must go on...

Sports days and nativity plays are like first steps and that inaugural visit from the tooth fairy...

 2021-12-01 10:10 

The Independent

Russia accuses Ukraine of troop build-up as alarm grows over military escalation...

Observers fear that simmering conflict in eastern Ukraine could erupt into open war...

 2021-12-01 10:09 

The Independent

Ben Stokes 'fit and hungry for a big series' ahead of first Ashes Test...

The all-rounder was added to England's squad to face Australia in October after recovering from a fractured finger....

 2021-12-01 10:04 

The Independent

Nico Rosberg backs former rival Lewis Hamilton for F1 world title...

Rosberg knows what it takes to beat Hamilton to glory, having pipped his teammate to the title in 2016...

 2021-12-01 10:02 

The Independent

All over-18s in Scotland to be offered Covid booster jabs before February...

The Scottish Government has announced it aims to offer third doses of a coronavirus vaccine to all adults by the end of January....

 2021-12-01 10:01 

The Independent

Paul Canoville believes sister's voice saved his life as he battled through coma...

Chelsea's first black player is stepping up his anti-racism campaigning after recovering from three bowel obstruction operations....

 2021-12-01 10:00 

The Independent

Long-delayed report on flags and culture to be published...

The report, which has cost 800,000, has already been criticised because it is not accompanied by a plan for implementing its 44 recommendations....

 2021-12-01 09:59 

The Independent

Munster travel home without 14 Covid-positive members of touring party...

Cardiff are set to travel to quarantine accommodation in England on Thursday....

 2021-12-01 09:58 

The Independent

The 17 worst episodes of your favourite television shows, from The Sopranos to Game of Thrones...

Even the greatest TV shows ever sometimes got it wrong, writes Elizabeth Aubrey...

 2021-12-01 09:58 

The Independent

Thomas Tuchel explains Saul Niguez's lack of game time at Chelsea...

The Spanish international was signed on loan from Atletico Madrid on transfer deadline day but has only made two Premier League appearances since...

 2021-12-01 09:57 

The Independent

Javid denies PM broke Covid rules last year with parties at Number 10...

Reports claim Boris Johnson attended a packed leaving do for a senior aide during the second lockdown....

 2021-12-01 09:57 

The Independent

Russia and China are attacking US satellites with lasers and jammers 'every day' says top general...

China will overtake the United States in a space race by the end of the decade, General David Thompson warned...

 2021-12-01 09:55 

The Independent

John Mayer records song based on viral TikTok video mocking his music...

Singer saw the funny side of widely shared clip...

 2021-12-01 09:52 

The Independent

Man tied to seat on Ryanair plane after trying to open door mid-flight...

Pilot had to leave cockpit to help deal with the scuffle...

 2021-12-01 09:52 

The Independent

Leaving the heating on overnight results in poorer sleep, doctor says...

Our body produces more melatonin when our core temperature drops...

 2021-12-01 09:51 

The Independent

Money Heist fans relieved show will continue in new form as Netflix announces spin-off...

Series will focus on the fan-favourite character of Berlin...

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