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Tue, 28 Sep 2021 06:44:00 +0100
Oil price tops $80 adding to pressure on consumers - as UK economy enters 'hard yards'
Oil prices have topped $80 a barrel for the first time in three years - likely adding to pressure on motorists when the higher cost filters through to pumps.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 07:48:00 +0100
Southeastern operator stripped of franchise after £25m 'serious breach'
The government is taking over the Southeastern rail franchise after a "serious breach" by the network operator - which it said failed to declare £25m in taxpayer funding that should have been returned.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 20:25:00 +0100
Sabina Nessa: Man, 36, to appear in court charged with teacher's murder
A 36-year-old man will appear in court later charged with the murder of primary school teacher Sabina Nessa.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 07:15:00 +0100
Bronze statue of woman in see-through dress sparks sexism row in Italy
A statue depicting a woman from a famous 19th century poem wearing a transparent dress has triggered a sexism row in Italy.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 07:11:00 +0100
Taliban outlaws barbers shaving or trimming beards
Barbers in Afghanistan's Helmand province have been banned by the Taliban from shaving or trimming beards.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 20:51:00 +0100
Everybody knew the allegations against R Kelly - so why has it taken 30 years to get justice?
R Kelly's trial was the culmination of decades of accusations, pointing to a predator hiding in plain sight.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 14:06:00 +0100
Will new 007 film have a licence to kill in post-lockdown media landscape?
No Time To Die marks a significant moment for Bond, not only is it Daniel Craig's final outing as 007 - it's also the franchise's 25th film.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 08:13:00 +0100
Lorry drivers left unpaid after cyber attack hits software firm
Contractors including HGV drivers have been left unpaid this month after a cyber attack hobbled the computer network of payment software and services company Giant Group.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 07:38:00 +0100
Murders increase by nearly 30% in US in 2020 as data shows largest yearly spike since records began
The number of murders in the United States rose by nearly 30% last year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in its annual crime report on Monday.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:43:00 +0100
Army 'stand ready' to help with fuel crisis, says defence secretary
The army is on standby with soldiers at "increased preparedness" to help deliver fuel if necessary, the defence secretary has said.