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The Times Diary (TMS): Groucho loses literary Marx
Groucho Marx's biggest regret was that he became a slapstick comic actor rather than a serious literary figure, according to... ...




Sturgeon predicts win in second referendum

Nicola Sturgeon predicted last night that Scots will vote 'yes' if there is another referendum on independence.During a televised... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Ladies taking tea stopped brutal attack on pensioner

Two pensioners who interrupted their afternoon tea to stop a motorist from battering a man to death with a metal... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Man 'cut off wife's head and flushed it down lavatory'

A husband cut off his wife's head, broke her skull into pieces and flushed them down a toilet after she admitted... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Girls taught how to cope with 'toxic' friendships

A leading girls' school has hired a consultant to teach pupils how to survive intense female friendships that turn 'toxic'. Wimbledon... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Clooneys rally Hollywood to Clinton's fundraising drive

In 2011, George Clooney directed and starred in The Ides of March, in which he played a Democratic presidential candidate... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Lenders get tough over buy-to-let

Thousands of would-be landlords face being snubbed by lenders after the Bank of England announced a clampdown on buy-to-let mortgages.... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Biggest steelworks set to close with loss of 4,000 jobs

The steel industry was plunged into crisis last night with thousands of jobs at risk after reports that Tata Steel... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Britain dismisses UN ruling on the Falklands

Britain and Argentina clashed again over the Falklands yesterday after Buenos Aires claimed that the United Nations backed the extension... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Spotting a terrorist is impossible, experts say

What makes a terrorist' How do you spot one before it's too late' These are the questions bedevilling governments in... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Fraudster revealed very real holes in the system

It may have ended in farce, but the EgyptAir hijacking again raises serious questions over the aviation industry's ability to... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Hijacker in fake suicide belt is seized in runway chase

An Egyptian in a fake suicide belt who hijacked a plane and diverted it to Cyprus was in custody last... Read More ...
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Bridesmaid who longed to be a bride hanged herself aged 31

A bridesmaid who longed to marry was found hanged after struggling to cope as friends planned their weddings, a coroner heard.... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Jury in university ball rape trial warned over porn tape

A judge warned jury members that they might have to watch 'adult pornographic material' as part of the evidence in the... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Over-40s should be offered prostate cancer test, say guidelines

Men in their 40s should consider having a blood test to detect whether they will develop prostate cancer, new guidelines... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

We'll take the Mini as hand luggage: Saudis arrive with supercars

Most people pack a book, clothes and toothpaste to go abroad, but a Saudi tourist arrived in London over Easter... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

How the fear factor makes punishment so much worse

As generations of schoolboys awaiting the cane learnt, it's not the punishment that gets you ' it's the not knowing.... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

MP cleared of abuse urges May to quit

Harvey Proctor, the former MP cleared after Scotland Yard's investigation into claims of an establishment child sex abuse ring closed,... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Internet surveillance of British citizens could cost 1.2bn

The cost of creating a new surveillance system to collect the internet browsing records of British citizens has been drastically... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

'Vegetarian gene' linked to cancer and heart problems

People from countries with a long history of shunning meat are likely to carry a 'vegetarian gene' that is linked... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16

Boy, 11, jumped into raging river but failed to save kayak father

An 11-year-old boy jumped into a fast-flowing river in a futile attempt to save his father whose kayak had capsized.... Read More ...
Posted on: 03/29/16