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‘Shabby Chic’ just laziness, admit upcyclers

Thousands of bits of furniture advertised as ‘Shabby Chic’ are just unfinished paint jobs it can be revealed today.

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Massive cry of ‘No Shit, Sherlock’ as City trader is accused of being greedy

A new contempt-of-court record has been set in today’s Libor manipulation trial as 53 members of the public gallery yelled out a sarcastic slogan at the same time.

Goals from Cameron Jerome and Nathan Redmond have ended Norwich City’s 2-year wait for another relegation from the top flight as they defeated Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final.

Budget airline Ryanair has been left red-faced today as a jump in profits arrived 80 miles from its expected destination.

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Norwich City secure final 2016 Premier League relegation spot

Goals from Cameron Jerome and Nathan Redmond have ended Norwich City’s 2-year wait for another relegation from the top flight as they defeated Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final.

Politics

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Government ministers’ wages to be frozen at current ‘staggering’ levels

David Cameron has announced plans to freeze minister’s wages for the next five years and prevent them making the jump from staggeringly wealthy to obscenely wealthy.

Entertainment

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Conservatives pledge referendum on Eurovision membership

David Cameron has this morning announced a referendum on Britain’s continued involvement in the Eurovision song contest after 2016.

World

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Pope Francis refusing to watch television ‘since Argentina defeat in final of Italia 90′

Pope Francis has claimed not to have watched television since 1990, after putting his foot through the screen watching West Germany beat Argentina in the final of Italia ’90.

Technology

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NSA hugely grateful to Microsoft for how-old.net

The US National Security Agency has thanked Microsoft for creating a website where people will repeatedly upload mug shots of themselves for them to file away as they please.

Science

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Stephen Hawking tells One Direction fans of alternate universe in which all band members are dead

Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has told One Direction fans around the world that there is a parallel universe in which every member of the boy band is dead.

Education

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Striking teachers ‘out of touch’, claims party of rich old men who’ve never had a proper job

The Conservative party has invoked ‘pot-kettle-black’ by suggesting that another large group of people are acting against the interests of Britain.

Business

Thumbnail image for Massive cry of ‘No Shit, Sherlock’ as City trader is accused of being greedy

Massive cry of ‘No Shit, Sherlock’ as City trader is accused of being greedy

A new contempt-of-court record has been set in today’s Libor manipulation trial as 53 members of the public gallery yelled out a sarcastic slogan at the same time.