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Section of Olympics Tube Advert - What nonsense is this? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 18-07-2012 18 Jul 2012 12:12 Replies: 40 Views: 2,131
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Mob of 20+ publicly molest teenage girl for 30 min. 18-07-2012 18 Jul 2012 10:26 Replies: 5 Views: 940
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Doctor Christian interview: sexuality, Twitter and patient prejudice. 18-07-2012 18 Jul 2012 6:53 Replies: 2 Views: 748
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HSBC money laundering : terrorists and drug king pins 18-07-2012 18 Jul 2012 2:06 Replies: 4 Views: 376
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Anyone else disgusted by the frequency of typos on BBC News? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 17-07-2012 17 Jul 2012 22:01 Replies: 60 Views: 3,053
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Rio Ferdinand and the 'choc-ice' (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 17-07-2012 17 Jul 2012 12:26 Replies: 78 Views: 2,824
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Albino Lions born in Ukraine 16-07-2012 16 Jul 2012 20:49 Replies: 8 Views: 588
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Hungary urged to act against 'Nazi criminal' Csatary 16-07-2012 16 Jul 2012 19:57 Replies: 2 Views: 245
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Welfare-to-Work Firm Goes Bankrupt. 16-07-2012 16 Jul 2012 17:20 Replies: 1 Views: 226
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Murder at Westfield Stratford City shopping centre (Pgs: 1 2) 16-07-2012 16 Jul 2012 13:31 Replies: 37 Views: 3,295
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Islamabad: Man killed by mob and body set on fire for ripped out Quran pages (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 16-07-2012 16 Jul 2012 8:47 Replies: 133 Views: 4,837
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400,000 people told to evacuate homes as rain continues to pound Japan 15-07-2012 15 Jul 2012 13:39 Replies: 1 Views: 327
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Higgs Boson Physicist Shunned (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 15-07-2012 15 Jul 2012 11:25 Replies: 62 Views: 2,932
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China builds more 'ghost' cities...in Africa. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 15-07-2012 15 Jul 2012 10:17 Replies: 112 Views: 5,857
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Olympics 2012 - Are there really foreign/UN troops now present in the UK? 15-07-2012 15 Jul 2012 4:58 Replies: 11 Views: 1,111
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Let's help yu yu!!!!!!!! 14-07-2012 14 Jul 2012 21:42 Replies: 6 Views: 310
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20 year old gets sentenced to 161 years (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 14-07-2012 14 Jul 2012 19:58 Replies: 103 Views: 6,218
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Olympics 2012: Strain on Olympic security means '50/50 chance' of bomb getting in 14-07-2012 14 Jul 2012 12:28 Replies: 4 Views: 648
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(2012) Clearly some extremists are doing some planning - Al Quaeda terror suspect.. (Pgs: 1 2) 14-07-2012 14 Jul 2012 10:05 Replies: 30 Views: 1,402
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Father who stabbed man to death in cafe sentanced to 26years (Pgs: 1 2) 14-07-2012 14 Jul 2012 2:15 Replies: 39 Views: 1,535
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Oxford Tuition Fees Cut for Poorest (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 21:15 Replies: 82 Views: 3,142
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Jimmy Carr and tax avoiding (Pgs: 1 2) 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 21:01 Replies: 32 Views: 1,224
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Olympics 2012 - It gets worse... 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 12:50 Replies: 12 Views: 921
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VAT on 5-a-side football 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 12:45 Replies: 11 Views: 1,072
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What are your thoughts on Army 2020? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 11:53 Replies: 88 Views: 2,565
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VAT on suncream!!!! (Pgs: 1 2) 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 10:09 Replies: 20 Views: 928
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Whats happened in the last two weeks? (Pgs: 1 2) 13-07-2012 13 Jul 2012 7:50 Replies: 29 Views: 1,264
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3 British soldiers shot dead by Afghan gun man. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 12-07-2012 12 Jul 2012 22:00 Replies: 112 Views: 4,110
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Poll: The human right to claim benefits (Pgs: 1 2) 12-07-2012 12 Jul 2012 21:21 Replies: 20 Views: 1,400
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University crime rates revealed (Pgs: 1 2) 12-07-2012 12 Jul 2012 15:58 Replies: 25 Views: 2,349
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Jammu and Kashmir ‘nightmare’ in UK media 12-07-2012 12 Jul 2012 5:01 Replies: 0 Views: 484
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Kashmiri Torture Trail 11-07-2012 11 Jul 2012 23:30 Replies: 10 Views: 782
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Massive backlash to dumb question forces 21-year-old off Twitter (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 11-07-2012 11 Jul 2012 17:58 Replies: 82 Views: 4,226
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Present Crisis 11-07-2012 11 Jul 2012 12:31 Replies: 3 Views: 282
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Arrests of terrorist cell close to Olympics site 11-07-2012 11 Jul 2012 1:41 Replies: 16 Views: 1,065
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CIA agent speaks out on Roswell - 'It really happened' (Pgs: 1 2) 11-07-2012 11 Jul 2012 1:34 Replies: 28 Views: 1,386
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"Money of the World" magazine 10-07-2012 10 Jul 2012 23:49 Replies: 5 Views: 986
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Black Slaves Are Better Sportsman.... (Pgs: 1 2 3) 10-07-2012 10 Jul 2012 21:03 Replies: 40 Views: 1,951
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"My mother hired a hitman to kill me..." (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 10-07-2012 10 Jul 2012 17:46 Replies: 103 Views: 6,612
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Extremists target EDL (Pgs: 1 2) 10-07-2012 10 Jul 2012 17:40 Replies: 34 Views: 1,201
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