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Liverpool thrash Spartak to finish as group winners

December 6, 2017 4:57 pm0 comments
Liverpool thrash Spartak to finish as group winners

Philippe Coutinho scored a hat-trick as Liverpool became the fifth English club to qualify for the last 16 of this season’s Champions League with a thumping victory over Spartak Moscow at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s Group E leaders came into the game knowing they needed to avoid defeat to be sure […]

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England face Belgium, Tunisia & Panama in World Cup group

December 1, 2017 7:30 pm0 comments
England face Belgium, Tunisia & Panama in World Cup group

Media playback is not supported on this device England have been drawn with Belgium, Panama and Tunisia in Group G at next year’s Fifa World Cup in Russia. Gareth Southgate’s men will begin their tournament against Tunisia on Monday, 18 June (19:00 BST) in Volgograd. They will then face World […]

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Social care: MPs seek cross-party group to 'sustain' NHS

November 18, 2017 2:17 am0 comments
Social care: MPs seek cross-party group to 'sustain' NHS

Ninety MPs have signed a letter calling on the prime minister to set up a cross-party convention on the future of the NHS and social care in England. They say a non-partisan debate is needed to deliver a “sustainable settlement”. The letter to Theresa May and Chancellor Philip Hammond said […]

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Verso Group data hoarder fined by UK watchdog

November 2, 2017 10:57 pm0 comments
Verso Group data hoarder fined by UK watchdog

A company that specialises in asking the public to take part in “surveys” in which the answers are then used to target respondents with unsolicited marketing calls has been fined. An investigation found Verso Group had not been clear about what it was doing. The Hertfordshire-based company came to regulators’ […]

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E-cigarettes: Cross-party group of MPs launches inquiry

October 25, 2017 3:19 am0 comments
E-cigarettes: Cross-party group of MPs launches inquiry

MPs are to carry out an inquiry into e-cigarettes amid concerns there are “significant gaps” in what is known about them and how they are regulated. The science and technology committee will look at their effectiveness as a stop-smoking tool and the impact of their growing use on health. Nearly […]

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Branson's Virgin Group invests in Hyperloop One

October 12, 2017 9:44 am0 comments
Branson's Virgin Group invests in Hyperloop One

The Virgin investment group has taken an undisclosed stake in Hyperloop One, one of several companies trying to create a pod-based transport system. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed. Virgin’s founder, Sir Richard Branson, is joining the Los Angeles-based firm’s board as part of the deal, and […]

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More pregnant women to get Group B Strep treatment

September 13, 2017 12:24 am0 comments
More pregnant women to get Group B Strep treatment

All pregnant women who go into labour too soon should be given antibiotics to protect their baby from a potentially deadly infection called Group B Strep (GBS), say new guidelines. Hundreds of newborn babies a year in the UK catch it. With prompt treatment, most can make a full recovery. […]

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Sigurdsson stunner sees Everton into Europa group stage

August 24, 2017 9:58 pm0 comments
Sigurdsson stunner sees Everton into Europa group stage

Gylfi Sigurdsson marked his first Everton start with a stunning 50-yard strike as Ronald Koeman’s side reached the Europa League group stage at the expense of Hajduk Split. Leading 2-0 from the first leg, Everton hopes looked shaky when Josip Radosevic unleashed a wonderful, swerving shot from 35 yards beyond […]

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Champions League: Tottenham drawn against holders Real Madrid in group stage

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Champions League: Tottenham drawn against holders Real Madrid in group stage

Tottenham will face holders Real Madrid in the group stage of the Champions League. Spurs have been drawn in Group H alongside Spanish side Real, German giants Borussia Dortmund and Apoel. The draw pits the Premier League runners-up against Wales winger Gareth Bale, who left Spurs for Real in a […]

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Celtic through to Champions League group stage after scare

August 22, 2017 11:10 am0 comments
Celtic through to Champions League group stage after scare

Celtic completed an 8-4 aggregate win to reach the Champions League group stage despite losing in Astana. Leading 5-0 from the first leg, Brendan Rodgers’ side fell behind on the night when Dimitri Shomko’s shot was diverted into the net by Kristoffer Ajer. Scott Sinclair’s stylish curling shot gave Celtic […]

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