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Sticky: Guidelines for News and Current Affairs 23-11-2018 23 Nov 2018 10:12 Replies: 1 Views: 2,050
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Sticky: Debate and Current Affairs is recruiting! 21-10-2018 21 Oct 2018 15:52 Replies: 0 Views: 1,730
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BrightHouse Rent to own Collapses 31-03-2020 31 Mar 10:14 Replies: 3 Views: 100
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Man ignores lockdown saying his journey was essential to buy weed 30-03-2020 30 Mar 22:05 Replies: 5 Views: 110
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COVID-19 hotspot in West Midlands may be due to "religious beliefs". 30-03-2020 30 Mar 21:47 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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British Travelers Stranded in Australia and New Zealand (Pgs: 1 2) 30-03-2020 30 Mar 19:48 Replies: 20 Views: 230
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Estimates Show Wuhan Death Toll Far Higher Than Official Figure 30-03-2020 30 Mar 14:55 Replies: 4 Views: 150
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Mercedes Formula 1 team to make breathing age. 30-03-2020 30 Mar 10:21 Replies: 2 Views: 90
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Clearer skies lead to Venus being Visible. 30-03-2020 30 Mar 3:40 Replies: 7 Views: 140
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China promotes bear bile as coronavirus treatment 29-03-2020 29 Mar 21:17 Replies: 3 Views: 80
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Woman seen spitting on elderly shoppers in Morrisons 29-03-2020 29 Mar 18:07 Replies: 7 Views: 190
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Eight injured after being stabbed in a Minnesota Mall (Pgs: 1 2 3) 29-03-2020 29 Mar 14:42 Replies: 49 Views: 2,299
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Trump considering quarantining New York 29-03-2020 29 Mar 12:30 Replies: 4 Views: 150
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Coronavirus deaths to be much lower than expected (Pgs: 1 2) 29-03-2020 29 Mar 8:54 Replies: 20 Views: 530
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James Bond guns stolen in raid. 28-03-2020 28 Mar 22:17 Replies: 5 Views: 90
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British Airways faces bailout. 28-03-2020 28 Mar 9:22 Replies: 12 Views: 190
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Health secretary Matt Hancock tests positive for Coronavirus 27-03-2020 27 Mar 21:27 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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Prince Charles has the Coronavirus (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 27-03-2020 27 Mar 16:48 Replies: 66 Views: 1,080
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Large crowds spit and cough at police during a serious incident 27-03-2020 27 Mar 14:32 Replies: 7 Views: 110
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Russia deploying coronavirus disinformation to sow panic in West, EU document says (Pgs: 1 2) 27-03-2020 27 Mar 10:04 Replies: 32 Views: 330
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Covid-19 is giving governments an unprecedented opportunity to snoot on their citizen 27-03-2020 27 Mar 0:08 Replies: 5 Views: 90
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Warm weather may help kill coronavirus (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 27-03-2020 27 Mar 0:04 Replies: 71 Views: 1,700
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Missouri man shot and killed after attempting to bomb a hospital 26-03-2020 26 Mar 18:16 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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7 year old girl stabbed to death in Bolton 26-03-2020 26 Mar 6:34 Replies: 18 Views: 300
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Oxford University bans society that no-platformed Amber Rudd 25-03-2020 25 Mar 16:23 Replies: 19 Views: 390
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Why is UK soft on benefit scroungers? (Pgs: 1 2) 24-03-2020 24 Mar 22:06 Replies: 32 Views: 2,439
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Young fit nurse critically ill at hospital 24-03-2020 24 Mar 20:24 Replies: 10 Views: 300
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Chinese woman spitting on fruit and tested positive for covid19 (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 24-03-2020 24 Mar 14:06 Replies: 65 Views: 1,000
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Mike Ashley vows to keep Sports Direct open during the Coronavirus crisis 24-03-2020 24 Mar 10:51 Replies: 5 Views: 110
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Confronting the Challenges of Coronavirus, Russia Sees Its Worldview Vindicated 24-03-2020 24 Mar 7:02 Replies: 10 Views: 250
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Thieves steal Essex school's food meant for key workers' children 23-03-2020 23 Mar 23:31 Replies: 16 Views: 190
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Quick and cheap accurate Corvid-19 testing kit being ignored by UK govt (Pgs: 1 2) 23-03-2020 23 Mar 19:36 Replies: 20 Views: 420
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Harvey Weinstein gets the coronavirus 23-03-2020 23 Mar 17:16 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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Democratic Governor of Colorado slams Trump as a "socialist" 23-03-2020 23 Mar 11:21 Replies: 1 Views: 50
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Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for coronavirus 23-03-2020 23 Mar 9:08 Replies: 1 Views: 80
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Coronavirus information not misinformation (Pgs: 1 2) 23-03-2020 23 Mar 9:00 Replies: 20 Views: 380
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Gender affirming surgeries treated as "non essential"; as hospitals prepare for COVID (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 22-03-2020 22 Mar 19:24 Replies: 71 Views: 1,840
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Czech Republic confiscates 680K masks meant for Italy, then stolen 22-03-2020 22 Mar 18:55 Replies: 1 Views: 120
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500 Doctors and 4000 nurses to come out of retirement... 22-03-2020 22 Mar 14:40 Replies: 4 Views: 120
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The "myth" of "White privilege". (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 22-03-2020 22 Mar 14:34 Replies: 203 Views: 14,863
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Two critically endangered white Giraffes killed in Kenya (Pgs: 1 2 3) 21-03-2020 21 Mar 21:18 Replies: 50 Views: 850
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Confused and Deranged Trump Lashes Out at Reporter 21-03-2020 21 Mar 20:08 Replies: 7 Views: 170
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Pubs, clubs and bars have been asked to close (Pgs: 1 2) 21-03-2020 21 Mar 17:41 Replies: 23 Views: 520
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Stock Markets Continue to Tank Despite Central Banks Best Efforts 21-03-2020 21 Mar 16:32 Replies: 11 Views: 250
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Israel: Arab Knesset member accuses IDF of "atrocity" of spraying Palestinians 21-03-2020 21 Mar 10:05 Replies: 2 Views: 90
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Dow erases all gains Trump presidency gains 21-03-2020 21 Mar 7:26 Replies: 5 Views: 150
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Sam Smith shares emotional ‘quarantine meltdown’ 20-03-2020 20 Mar 21:42 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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All pubs, Gyms, restaurants, bars, nightclubs told to close from tonight 20-03-2020 20 Mar 21:15 Replies: 1 Views: 160
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Boris Johnson caught stockpiling loo role 20-03-2020 20 Mar 21:15 Replies: 7 Views: 190
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Australia and New Zealand close their borders to all non-residents 20-03-2020 20 Mar 21:03 Replies: 10 Views: 110
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A major London hospital has declared a “critical incident” 20-03-2020 20 Mar 17:19 Replies: 5 Views: 150
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'Provocative' China pressures Taiwan with fighters, fake news amid virus outbreak 20-03-2020 20 Mar 11:36 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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China may have prevented 95% of virus cases if it did not cover up/silence whistlebls 20-03-2020 20 Mar 8:05 Replies: 4 Views: 180
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Glastonbury 2020 cancelled! 19-03-2020 19 Mar 22:38 Replies: 4 Views: 160
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Bono has written a Coronavirus ballad. 19-03-2020 19 Mar 15:01 Replies: 7 Views: 130
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Linked: UK education secretary to make statement at 17:00GMT - Schools shut after Friday
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Interesting article on China and the coronavirus 19-03-2020 19 Mar 10:24 Replies: 6 Views: 170
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GBP Nose Dives to it's Lowest Level in 30yrs 18-03-2020 18 Mar 21:37 Replies: 2 Views: 170
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Doctors finally confirm period pain can be as painful as a heart attack (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 18-03-2020 18 Mar 19:39 Replies: 130 Views: 5,770
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Coronavirus and ibuprofen: Separating fact from fiction (Pgs: 1 2) 18-03-2020 18 Mar 18:18 Replies: 20 Views: 360
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Japanese antiviral showing very promising results 18-03-2020 18 Mar 17:56 Replies: 10 Views: 250
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America faces a terrible choice between Sanders and Trump (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 18-03-2020 18 Mar 12:16 Replies: 108 Views: 1,930
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As Coronavirus Spreads in Iran Sanctions are Making it Worse 18-03-2020 18 Mar 12:09 Replies: 3 Views: 180
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Grace Millane's Murderer to Appeal Sentence and Conviction 18-03-2020 18 Mar 10:36 Replies: 2 Views: 130
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COVID_19 news article 17-03-2020 17 Mar 21:49 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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London Jewish school ordered to be shut down (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 17-03-2020 17 Mar 16:41 Replies: 69 Views: 5,062
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Coronavirus to last another...year? 17-03-2020 17 Mar 15:30 Replies: 4 Views: 180
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Boris: Covid 19 News latest. Avoid social gatherings and non essential travel. 16-03-2020 16 Mar 20:54 Replies: 10 Views: 240
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Coronavirus: France announces Chinese-style lockdown 16-03-2020 16 Mar 20:51 Replies: 2 Views: 130
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Coronavirus: what do you think of this? 16-03-2020 16 Mar 19:47 Replies: 15 Views: 370
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Ireland asks pubs to close due to Covid-19 16-03-2020 16 Mar 9:24 Replies: 1 Views: 110
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Trump administration tried to bribe researchers into giving Covid19 vaccine only to.. 16-03-2020 16 Mar 9:18 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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Coronavirus has mutated 16-03-2020 16 Mar 8:40 Replies: 14 Views: 350
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Coronavirus: 'The worst bit is the uncontrollable coughing' (Pgs: 1 2) 15-03-2020 15 Mar 15:21 Replies: 30 Views: 760
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Women footballers demand equal pay and news coverage to men (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 15-03-2020 15 Mar 14:19 Replies: 83 Views: 1,310
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What would happen if coronavirus became a pandemic? (Pgs: 1 2) 15-03-2020 15 Mar 1:29 Replies: 34 Views: 1,660
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BREAKING: Harvey Weinstein jailed for 23 years 15-03-2020 15 Mar 1:11 Replies: 11 Views: 110
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TRUMP came into contact with Spokesperson who later tested positive for COVID-19 14-03-2020 14 Mar 12:35 Replies: 15 Views: 150
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Coronavirus: UK moving towards 'delay' phase of virus plan as cases hit 115 (Pgs: 1 2 3) 13-03-2020 13 Mar 20:01 Replies: 41 Views: 1,320
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Boris Johnson fails to take action despite moving UK to ‘delay’ phase 13-03-2020 13 Mar 3:44 Replies: 12 Views: 330
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Trump suspending flights from US? 13-03-2020 13 Mar 1:28 Replies: 4 Views: 90
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I have Coronavirus...And it isn't so bad. 12-03-2020 12 Mar 17:20 Replies: 12 Views: 620
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