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 2020-01-23 17:00 

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When Bake Off star Henry Bird met Sara Bareilles, the Broadway star of Waitress...

Halfway through my journey to the Adelphi theatre I start to question the wisdom of my decision to travel with a suitcase, a rucksack and two still-warm fruit pies on the Central Line at rush hour....

 2020-01-23 17:00 

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Mary Beard on the shock of the nude...

The naked image of the human body has often caused big trouble. Maybe that's its point. The first full-sized image of the female nude in the West was created in marble in the early 4th century BC....

 2020-01-23 17:00 

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Pet Shop Boys interview: 'Clubbing in Berlin? It's nice to still dip a toe in there'...

The new album by Pet Shop Boys begins with a song called Will-o-the-wisp. It seems to tell the story — to a disco beat, of course — of a full-on hedonist in a leather cap who hangs out in the......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Plagued by knotweed? Lawyers want you to sue your neighbour...

Japanese knotweed has wiped up to 34 billion off the value of British properties, with the problem so bad that lawyers are now encouraging homeowners to sue their neighbours over the invasive plant....

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Coronavirus — two more Chinese cities quarantined as Wuhan meat market blamed...

Two more Chinese cities are to be quarantined after the 11 million residents of Wuhan were blocked from leaving this morning to contain a viral outbreak that scientists said today may have......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Briton attempts longest swim in Antarctic lake...

Lewis Pugh, the endurance swimmer, will attempt to complete a record-breaking swim today across an Antarctic lake to raise awareness of climate change and the need to protect the ocean from......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Lecture us after finishing college, Steven Mnuchin tells Greta Thunberg...

The US treasury secretary has taken aim at Greta Thunberg, arguing that the climate activist should "come back and explain" her views on fossil fuels once she has been to college. Steven Mnuchin......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Germany bans neo-Nazi group Combat 18...

The German offshoot of Combat 18, a neo-Nazi group formed to protect rallies of the British National Party, has been banned, amid a crackdown on the far right before remembrance ceremonies for the......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Record high as knife crimes rise by 50% in eight years...

Knife crime has reached a record high, with the number of incidents recorded by police increasing by almost half in the eight years since comparable records began. Offences involving a knife or......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Burma ordered to protect Rohingya Muslims from genocide...

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) today ordered Burma to protect Rohingya Muslims from genocide in an embarrassing blow to its leader, Aung San Suu Kyi. In a unanimous judgment, 17 judges at......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Airlines and miners on alert over virus fears...

UK stocks followed their Asian counterparts lower in early dealing in London as investors continued to fret over the potential ramifications of the coronavirus outbreak in China. Having managed to......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Davos 2020: Wilbur Ross urges Britain to seek 'easy' deal with US first...

White House officials have redoubled pressure on Britain to prioritise a US trade deal over the European Union as they singled out UK financial services as a key target. Wilbur Ross, the US......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Glazers a stain on Manchester United they would do well to learn from Liverpool...

The brand plays on, but for how long? Eventually, Manchester United's "brand", as the Glazer family sadly seem to view a fabled footballing institution, will become tarnished by continued......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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What does the report tell us about how Saracens broke the rules?...

What do we now know from the judgement about how Saracens flouted the salary cap?The precise amounts of overspend have been revealed: in the 2016-17 season, the excess spending was 1.1 million, in......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Britain's allies ramp up pressure on Boris Johnson to ditch Huawei 5G...

Boris Johnson is facing intense lobbying from Britain's western allies as they attempt to put pressure on him to bar Huawei from the UK's 5G network. The prime minister will next week chair a......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Prince Laurent of Belgium says royal treatment of Prince Harry is 'unacceptable'...

Prince Laurent of Belgium, younger brother of the king, has lashed out at Britain's royal family over its "unacceptable4; treatment of Prince Harry. The prince has accused his own family, who are......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Davos 2020: We'll sort out digital tax by end of year, says OECD chief...

Global efforts to stamp out digital tax avoidance are on track and could be implemented by the end of the year, the head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has claimed....

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Anglo American defies drought to increase production...

Unprecedented droughts in Chile led to a 28 per cent drop in copper production from one of Anglo American's biggest mines in the fourth quarter of last year. Lower availability of water at the Los......

 2020-01-23 12:00 

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Prince Charles joins world leaders for Auschwitz anniversary in Israel...

World leaders gathered in Jerusalem today to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp. The Prince of Wales has begun his first state visit to Israel by meeting......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Sajid Javid takes centre stage with FTSE chiefs...

"Boris Johnson has banned ministers from sloping off to Davos," briefed government sources back in December. "Our focus is on delivering for the people, not champagne with billionaires." Despite......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Woman killed and boy injured in mass shooting in Seattle...

A woman was killed and seven people were injured, including a nine-year-old boy, in a mass shooting outside a McDonald's restaurant in Seattle city centre yesterday afternoon. Police said that the......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Three firefighters die in New South Wales bushfire plane crash...

A fire fighting aircraft has crashed in New South Wales killing its three American flight crew. The modified former military Lockheed C130 Hercules transport was flying at low level in turbulence......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Who will be the 100th minister at the top table?...

Who will be number 100? With a big reshuffle coming (or biggish, or perhaps not that big at all) we are on course for the 100th minister to be given a seat at the top table in a decade of Tory rule....

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Asos back in fashion as sales rise 20%...

A sales boost over the crucial festive period has provided reassurance that Asos is getting back on track. The online retailer achieved a 20 per cent increase in sales to 1.1 billion for the four......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Australian Open: Heather Watson loses eight consecutive games in meek surrender...

The momentum that Heather Watson has built up in the last few months came to a shuddering halt at Melbourne Park today. The British No 2 lasted only 56 minutes on the court as she meekly succumbed......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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The Welkin review — too many characters compete for our attention...

Less would have been so much more. Lucy Kirkwood's play about a dozen women corralled into a jury in 18th-century East Anglia has the makings of a taut psychological study. But inflated to......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Asos looking the part after bumper Black Friday...

Asos, the online fashion retailer, is back on track after comfortably beating City expectations with its Christmas sales. The company has reported a 20 per cent year-on-year rise in group sales for......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Scale of David Moyes' task at West Ham laid bare and things won't get any easier...

It wasn't raining last night at the King Power Stadium, but the heavens might as well have opened on West Ham United and the club's new manager David Moyes. The body language of the managers......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Charges of embezzlement brought against Africa's richest woman...

Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, has been charged with embezzlement by prosecutors in Angola days after a cache of leaked emails linked her $2.1bn fortune to the looting of state funds....

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Charles marks Auschwitz anniversary with first visit to Holy Land...

The Prince of Wales will make his first official visit to Israel today to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp at Auschwitz. His tour will begin with a meeting with......

 2020-01-23 09:00 

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Leaders' debate: Fianna Fil fails to land a big punch...

Leo Varadkar shaded the first head-to-head leaders' debate last night after Michel Martin failed to land any damnably damaging punch, although at times he was hampered by Pat Kenny's interruptions....

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Doomsday preppers...

We need to talk about preppers.Do you mean peppers? Are they going out of stock before Brexit? No — preppers. People obsessed with preparing for the worst.So, like peppers going out of stock before......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Neil Lennon backs Celtic goalscorer Leigh Griffiths...

The Celtic manager Neil Lennon last night played down an incident at Rugby Park when striker Leigh Griffiths threw an object at a Kilmarnock supporter after being substituted. Griffiths, who scored......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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QC appointer builds up 1.4m surplus...

Fizz all round last week at the Inns of Court as the annual QC appointments were announced, with the number of lawyers popping champagne corks increasing slightly to 114, from 108 the previous year....

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Cheap alcohol ban is not deterring young...

Minimum alcohol pricing in Scotland has failed to reduce under-age drinking, a government report has revealed. Under-18s reported no change in their behaviour or ability to obtain alcohol despite......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Family judge criticised for assault ruling...

A High Court judge said yesterday that her colleagues in the family courts needed training after one ruled that a woman could not have been raped by her partner. Ms Justice Russell said that a......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Berkeley Group is homing in on 1bn payout...

One of Britain's biggest upmarket housebuilders has announced a 1 billion payday for shareholders and pledged to sell more new homes as it bets on the recovery of the housing market in London and......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Six Nations 2020: Johnny Sexton due to be fit for Scotland opener...

Johnny Sexton expects to be fit to lead Ireland into a new era under their new head coach Andy Farrell. Sexton's participation in the Guinness Six Nations had been in doubt due to a knee injury......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Prospect of rising costs and debts hits Close Brothers...

Investors in Close Brothers took fright after the merchant banking group reported slowing growth in loanmaking alongside rising costs and bad debts. Close Brothers unveiled a 0.4 per cent increase......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Election 2020: Fianna Fil promises review of pension age...

Fianna Fil is not kicking the pensions issue "down the road" by pledging to review the entitlement age if elected, Michael McGrath has said. The party plans to reinstate the transition pension for......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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The government needs to get strict on gender pay reporting...

Companies with 250 or more employees must publish their gender pay gap information in April for the third time under the Equality Act (Gender Pay Information) Regulations 2017. While gender pay......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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The tenants who drove Airbnb host bonkers...

I asked a friend why she'd stopped letting out her little garden guesthouse on Airbnb and she reeled off the types of maddening tenant who, since they were sleeping about 20 metres from her home......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Fulham fail to break down Lee Bowyer's men while Nottingham Forest suffer late frustration...

Charlton Athletic 0 Fulham 0Charlton Athletic were unable to mark Lee Bowyer's new three-year contract with victory, but they did at least frustrate a Fulham side hoping to close the gap on the......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Drug companies in race to find vaccine for China virus...

Drugs makers are racing to develop a vaccine to combat the deadly virus spreading from China. Moderna, a $7 billion Nasdaq-listed company, has established a partnership with the National Institutes......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Stuart Hogg fits bill perfectly for leading role Gregor Townsend...

Stuart Hogg did not look like a captain-in-waiting in the early stages of his career but those who harboured doubts about his leadership qualities may be relieved to know that the man himself had......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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John Mason MSP drops quiz that made constituents reveal beliefs...

An SNP MSP who said he would refuse to "speak up" for Unionist constituents has stopped asking visitors to his website for their political views. Anyone submitting an online contact form to John......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Chile protests leave Antofagasta seeing red...

Antofagasta has reported a 5.8 per cent drop in fourth-quarter copper production, hampered by months of civil unrest in Chile. The miner said that production of copper had fallen to 185.5......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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The Times Daily Quiz: Thursday January 23, 2020...

1 Which 19th-century French chemist discovered that microorganisms cause fermentation? 2 The creators of the 2007 TV drama Jekyll described it as a sequel to which 1886 novella? 3 "Das Auto" is a......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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Jews' war honours...

From The Times: January 23, 1920 The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Reading, presided over a large company, which comprised most of the leading members of the Jewish community resident in this country......

 2020-01-23 00:01 

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So just how deadly could China's coronavirus get?...

The new coronavirus, which emerged from China and spread to other countries, has infected hundreds of people and caused several deaths. It is still very far from becoming a pandemic, but I and......

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