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Sticky: Guidelines for News and Current Affairs 2 weeks ago 23 Nov 10:12 Replies: 1 Views: 390
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Sticky: TSR Foreign Affairs Hub (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 13-04-2018 13 Apr 22:58 Replies: 2,004 Views: 246,627
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Indian woman set on fire by molesters enroute to police station (Pgs: 1 2) 6 days ago 05 Dec 16:02 Replies: 20 Views: 160
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Odeon defends £40 hi-tech cinema prices 6 days ago 05 Dec 15:38 Replies: 6 Views: 120
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How cuts changed council spending, in seven charts 6 days ago 05 Dec 14:53 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Water bill 'too expensive' to flush toilet (Pgs: 1 2 3) 6 days ago 05 Dec 13:29 Replies: 41 Views: 790
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Another scientist vows to use gene editing to cure Alzheimer’s 6 days ago 05 Dec 10:26 Replies: 4 Views: 60
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The shop where it's OK to be different 6 days ago 05 Dec 9:03 Replies: 0 Views: 30
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Former leader Nigel Farage quits UKIP 1 week ago 05 Dec 8:41 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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Linked: What is the average amount of GCSEs?
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Revolution in Ukraine? Yes, please! Revolution in France? Rule of law! 1 week ago 04 Dec 15:22 Replies: 1 Views: 40
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Mariah Careys "justice4glitter" hashtag was a bit of a **** up 1 week ago 04 Dec 11:14 Replies: 4 Views: 300
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Awful video showing Grenfell tower model in a bonfire (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 04 Dec 11:01 Replies: 181 Views: 3,350
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'Vegan Friendly' Phrases Could Replace 'Offensive' Sayings According to Academics 1 week ago 04 Dec 9:33 Replies: 3 Views: 300
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Protestor shot by police snipers in Paris? 1 week ago 04 Dec 0:03 Replies: 0 Views: 60
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Australian defence lawyer named as police informant 1 week ago 03 Dec 22:24 Replies: 0 Views: 80
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Bouncers attack man leaving him with a serious head injury 1 week ago 03 Dec 22:10 Replies: 1 Views: 60
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Thames valley police ordered to pay £8800 to family of teen racer. 1 week ago 03 Dec 22:10 Replies: 1 Views: 80
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Have your say: Anti-abortion groups banned from becoming university societies (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 03 Dec 20:17 Replies: 170 Views: 2,510
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Linked: Famous people who went to your school!
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Can nurses go to prison for accidently killing a patient? (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 03 Dec 16:45 Replies: 21 Views: 11,631
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World War 2 veteran dies after being robbed in his home 1 week ago 03 Dec 15:42 Replies: 9 Views: 510
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Apu to be axed from the Simpson’s after racial controversy (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 03 Dec 12:23 Replies: 20 Views: 560
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16 year old Huddersfield schoolboy attacks 15 year old (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 03 Dec 7:39 Replies: 108 Views: 1,630
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Israeli police find enough evidence to arrest Netanyahu for fraud, bribery etc. 1 week ago 03 Dec 5:22 Replies: 0 Views: 60
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Syrian refugee waterboarded (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 02 Dec 21:17 Replies: 24 Views: 390
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Russia 'fires on and captures' Ukrainian ships in new Crimea stand-off (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 02 Dec 11:59 Replies: 25 Views: 490
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Why multiculturalism doesn't work (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 02 Dec 9:54 Replies: 103 Views: 11,990
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Linked: Is the Trump Presidency undermining Liberal Democracy?
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Transgender or not, my tax money should not go on to help a murderer (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 02 Dec 1:50 Replies: 102 Views: 2,190
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(Princess ) Diana Day 1 week ago 02 Dec 0:33 Replies: 3 Views: 50
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Criticism of Migration to be a criminal offence 1 week ago 02 Dec 0:01 Replies: 4 Views: 160
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Debate and Current Affairs Pub Quiz Week 2018!!! 1 week ago 01 Dec 19:03 Replies: 6 Views: 240
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Father Christmas must be a man, council decides 1 week ago 01 Dec 16:21 Replies: 15 Views: 230
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Scottish government Twitter account sends a powerful message to transphobes (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 01 Dec 9:57 Replies: 25 Views: 410
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Young missionary killed by rural tribe (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 01 Dec 9:42 Replies: 104 Views: 1,750
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Containing the Russo-Ukrainian Kerch Straight crisis 1 week ago 01 Dec 5:47 Replies: 0 Views: 30
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Zumwalt destroyers guns don't have ammo, and the Navy may ditch them entirely 1 week ago 01 Dec 5:41 Replies: 0 Views: 30
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Here are China's plans to beat the USAF without firing a shot 1 week ago 30 Nov 21:49 Replies: 2 Views: 20
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Rotherham (yes, that one) want rapists to spend time with their (victims') children (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 30 Nov 20:51 Replies: 31 Views: 610
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How does HDI work? 1 week ago 30 Nov 13:36 Replies: 0 Views: 10
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Have your say: Women gain higher earnings boosts after studying at university (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 30 Nov 12:54 Replies: 110 Views: 2,480
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Two out of three drivers unaware of mobile penalties 1 week ago 30 Nov 9:15 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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Fake News by the Guardian? 1 week ago 30 Nov 8:42 Replies: 8 Views: 210
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Top Brexiteer keeps his phone in the microwave overnight in case it is bugged (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 1 week ago 29 Nov 22:35 Replies: 63 Views: 1,310
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British DJ murdered in Lebanon 1 week ago 29 Nov 22:07 Replies: 1 Views: 590
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Would it be mad for someone to start ww3? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 week ago 29 Nov 20:35 Replies: 45 Views: 460
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What's the point of Clare's Law? 1 week ago 29 Nov 20:20 Replies: 2 Views: 1,020
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Call for schools to do more for teacher mental health 1 week ago 29 Nov 17:24 Replies: 4 Views: 170
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MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle reveals he's HIV positive in emotional speech 1 week ago 29 Nov 17:08 Replies: 0 Views: 190
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Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95 1 week ago 29 Nov 12:29 Replies: 6 Views: 100
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Brexit and Universities 1 week ago 29 Nov 12:00 Replies: 4 Views: 130
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Ivanka Trump attempts to defend her use of private email server 1 week ago 29 Nov 10:22 Replies: 12 Views: 130
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Traffic lights on food 1 week ago 29 Nov 3:34 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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How big is the grooming gangs problem? 1 week ago 28 Nov 22:51 Replies: 15 Views: 440
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Mexico bestows highest civilian award on Kushner 1 week ago 28 Nov 21:37 Replies: 0 Views: 590
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BOE warms no deal Brexit could throw UK into recession 1 week ago 28 Nov 21:24 Replies: 4 Views: 70
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Pompeo defends US backing of Saudi slaughter in Yemen 1 week ago 28 Nov 21:19 Replies: 0 Views: 20
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Imagine being right-wing lmfao 1 week ago 28 Nov 21:06 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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Knife Crime Pandemic (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 28 Nov 17:48 Replies: 34 Views: 380
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Ppi 1 week ago 28 Nov 14:02 Replies: 0 Views: 30
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Manchester University associate spun article so much it's fake news 1 week ago 28 Nov 13:24 Replies: 0 Views: 40
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Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57 1 week ago 28 Nov 12:01 Replies: 5 Views: 280
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Fake News 2 weeks ago 28 Nov 8:58 Replies: 2 Views: 200
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Have your say: The University of Oxford has ‘failed to listen’ to trans students (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 2 weeks ago 28 Nov 2:00 Replies: 62 Views: 1,900
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China - The US: inevitable war? 2 weeks ago 28 Nov 1:13 Replies: 4 Views: 140
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Poll: first genetically modified baby born in China (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 23:58 Replies: 49 Views: 660
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TSR Pub Quiz 2018 - News and current affairs (Pgs: 1 2) 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 20:08 Replies: 32 Views: 280
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Should clothes be more expensive? 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 17:53 Replies: 10 Views: 260
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Scrap juries in rape trials, Labour MP suggests (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 17:20 Replies: 46 Views: 860
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800 mil NASA robot landed on mars 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 16:21 Replies: 0 Views: 50
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UK government doesn't care about protecting your data! 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 12:05 Replies: 0 Views: 60
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Have your say: British academic Matthew Hedges pardoned by UAE 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 11:24 Replies: 1 Views: 660
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New £50 note will feature a British scientist - Make your nomination (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 5:35 Replies: 94 Views: 1,990
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Moment of horror when a boy matches his sister on Tinder 2 weeks ago 27 Nov 0:09 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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Someone dressed as a stormtrooper spotted walking a dog 2 weeks ago 26 Nov 21:40 Replies: 6 Views: 190
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Durham student gets life in prison in Abu Dhabi for working on his thesis (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 weeks ago 26 Nov 20:10 Replies: 126 Views: 3,400
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Brexit impact on streaming ?? 2 weeks ago 26 Nov 10:21 Replies: 5 Views: 120
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Teargas fired on migrants as US agents close Mexico border crossing 2 weeks ago 26 Nov 10:01 Replies: 7 Views: 250
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Did Trump order the Saudis to kill Jamal Khashoggi? 2 weeks ago 25 Nov 21:22 Replies: 0 Views: 50
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30 year old Asylum Seeker caught attending high school posing as a pupil.. 2 weeks ago 25 Nov 20:45 Replies: 10 Views: 110
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